Sandton at a glance
Fourways: Lonehill and Douglasdale
Lonehill is a beautiful area and well known for the Lonehill Koppie from where the suburb gets its name, and the Lonehill dam which hosts the Lonehill Park Run every Saturday. Lonehill is conveniently located to offer her residents both a country lifestyle while still being a fairly central suburb with easy access in and out.
Douglasdale, a village like community lies between the Fourways and Bryanston areas and has the heritage site Norscot Manor which is now the recreational center for Douglasdale and Fourways offers great services to the community plus tea garden. Douglasdale offers residents safe and affordable housing in a wealthy area and is easily accessed from Witkoppen, William Nicol and the N1 highway. Douglasdale is also home to Douglasdale Dairy which distributes dairy products all over Gauteng.
Both Lonehill and Douglasdale are close to the Life Fourways Hospital as well as the N. H. C Health Centre found on William Nicol Drive. The general Fourways area has a large variety of health care practices specializing in many health and beauty services.
Lonehill has its own selection of healthcare services such as Free Mind Health in the Lonehill Shopping Centre and local GPs.
Douglasdale has a selection of GPs well known to the residents as well as several other nearby health and beauty specialists including a number of day spas.
Schools that are conveniently located for both Douglasdale and Lonehill include: The Kings College and Preparatory Schools, Brescia House School for Girls, Dainfern College, Fourways High School, Crawford, a few Home Schooling institutions, and numerous excellent nursery schools!
The Douglasdale Village Shopping Center offers great restaurants, Woolworths, and Pick n Pay. Monte Casino with its four Hotels offers entertainment for the family from gambling to restaurants, bird shows and theatres. More notable shopping centers available to Lonehill and Douglasdale residents and visitors include: Cedar Square, Fourways Mall, Broadacres Shopping Center, Dainfern Square, Fourways Crossing, Lonehill Shopping Center, and the Leaping Frog Center.
With the Fourways area being a hub for development and wealthy living, Lonehill and Douglasdale have access to many shopping centers providing guests and residents with a variety of activities and shopping opportunities.
What to do:
The Fourways area is full of activities for all occasions. Some of the recreational activities for the Lonehill and Douglasdale areas include: Adventure Golf, Monte Casino Bird Gardens, Echo Dog Park, Fourways Farmers Market, Tree Top Adventures, Laser Tag, Bowling, and the Croc City Crocodile and Reptile Park. Each shopping center in the Fourways area brings their own selection of restaurants to enjoy, from fine dining to traditional pub grub, you’re sure to find just what you’re looking for in Douglasdale and Lonehill.