Where do they live? The suburbs that are home to South African celebrities

Where do they live? The suburbs that are home to South African celebrities

Believe it or not, but, you can actually find some of South Africa’s most famous people in a neighbourhood near you.

A lot of celebrities reside in suburbs some middle to upper class South Africans could afford. So, if you want to buy a house near a well-known South African, here’s where you should look:


Bryanston, a wealthy neighbourhood in the North side of Joburg, has a number of famous residents, Da L.E.S, who loves to throw noisy parties.

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One of the fastest developing suburbs in Northern Sandton, Fourways is the home for celebs such as Nonhle Thema, Gemini Major and Lunga Shabalala.


Another wealthy suburb in Johannesburg, the prestigious neighbour hosts the likes of Leanne Manas.

Sea Point

The beautiful location in Cape Town is home to famous people, which includes Lee Anne Williams and Chad Le Clos.

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Ever wanted to rub shoulders with the Mandela family? Other than the late Madiba, the Houghton suburb is home to celebs such as Bongani Fassie.

La Lucia

There’s a good chance you’ll spot Fitness bunny Sbahle Mpisane jogging in La Lucia. The celebrity socialite is one of the known famous people to live in the KwaZulu-Natal neighbourhood.


Known to be in the mining industry, the peaceful Krugersdorp, which is situated west of Johannesburg, is home to local celebrities like DJ Tira.


The famous holiday spot was rumoured to be the home of Zodwa Wabantu, although the rumour turned out to be false, there’s still a chance you’ll see a famous person.

And, you might even see Hollywood stars such as Richard Bircher, who was seen vacationing in the luxurious area.

Where do they live? The suburbs of South African celebrities
Richard Bircher and his wife. Bircher was seen shopping in KZN. Photo credit: The Citizen

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