What's Nearby: Get To Know Kempton Park

What's Nearby: Get To Know Kempton Park

Kempton Park is known as the home of one of South Africa’s large and loved airports – O.R Tambo International Airport. But, what makes this city so special? Let’s take a look at Kempton Park, its attractions, the convenience it offers residents and some of the fun amenities that can be enjoyed by people of all ages. 

First, Food

Kempton Park, because of the fact that it houses an airport, means that it receives visitors from around South Africa and the world, and what better way to showcase Africa’s culture than with food? Enjoy a range of different dishes from Steakhouses such as Tribes African Grill And Steak House, which has everything from salads to burgers to platters. You can also get a taste of abroad with the likes of Platia, which has Greek offerings, and Fu Li Hua Asian Cuisine, which specialises in Asian foods and flavours. There is clearly range in the food section at Kempton Park, and this is just the tip of the iceberg, so if you are a foodie, you might want to explore these and more. 

R & R Anyone?

Besides offering residential living for some, Kempton Park also has holiday accommodation for those who feel like escaping the buzz of the city for a more chilled and calm experience. You are spoiled by lots of spas and wellness centres that offer value for money services such as massages, aromatherapy, grooming, rest and relaxation, and more. Of course, the famous Birchwood Hotel & Conference Centre that often hosts some of the country’s most prestigious and respectable political leaders is also in Kempton Park, so if you are feeling like a weekend of three or four-star treatment, Birchwood Hotel is the place to be. 

Activities? We’ve Got You

There will never be a moment when you will run out of fun things to do in Kempton Park and surrounding areas. In fact, when you head a bit deeper into the realms of Kempton Park, you can find places such as Boksburg and Benoni close by, which offer entertainment for the whole family. If you’ve never visited The Wild Waters in Boksburg, then make that your first spring/summer mission and enjoy some water sports and activities while having fun with the little ones too. 

Essential Shopping At Kempton Park

When it comes to everyday activities and essentials such as groceries, we’ve got you covered too. There are various shopping centres such as Birch Acres Mall and Bonaero Park Shopping Centre for residents looking to do their day-to-day shopping and handling of essentials. 

But Wait, There’s More

Johannesburg is a city that takes culture seriously in the sense that we house galleries, theatres and monuments that tell a story. Kempton Park is no exception, as there is Theatre Of Marcellus at Emperors Palace, which is a marvellous and fantastic venue for banquets, gala dinners and product launches. The theatre has played host to some fabulous performers, including Barry Hilton, Nataniel, Steve Hofmeyr, Johnny Clegg, Casper de Vries and Kurt Darren. You may have also noticed that a few TV productions featured here, such as Earth, Wind and Fire, Tap Dogs, Bounce, Noot vir Noot and Jerry Springer’s Saturday Night Show. 

Nightlife In Kempton Park

When it comes to the clubbing scene in Kempton Park and surrounding areas, you are spoiled for choice. From Busy Corner in Tembisa, which is famous for hosting some of South Africa’s most talented artists, to Shiraz, Club 88, Genesis Lounge and Pub, and so much more

Living In Kempton Park

All this excitement around the many offerings at Kempton park should not make you think you can’t afford to live on this side of town. You know why? Because JHC offers affordable housing in this area too. Take advantage of Kempton Village and be right at the heart of Kempton Park’s landmarks, amenities, convenience and serenity. With JHC, you are guaranteed community living, so you will not be alone in figuring out what is what. Applying to live here is very easy and affordable. So, take a look at Kempton Village and other affordable housing in Johannesburg, and using the above-mentioned information, decide if this is the perfect place for you and your loved ones. We guarantee that, with JHC, you will love where you live.