Kloof at a glance
The Upper Highway area is a region west of the city of Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. It includes the main suburbs of Kloof and Hillcrest, as well as the smaller areas ofAssagay, Botha's Hill, Forest Hills, Gillitts, Waterfall and Winston Park. The M13 highway passes through the area as well as the Lower Highway Area of Pinetown andWestville. The Upper Highway area is located approximately 30km west of Durban in KwaZulu Natal. This area is reputed to have one of the healthiest climates in the world by virtue of its geographical position. Located within the sub-tropical climatic zone, its elevation of some 650m above sea level and position, 30km from the warm Indian Ocean, ensures a temperate climate all year round, with an average summer temperature of 24ºC and an annual mean temperature of 18ºC. If you are looking to buy or to sell your property, residential house, commercial business, vacant land, new development, small holding, cluster, duplex, simplex,town house or even your daughters doll house make sure you contact the Dormehl Upper Highway real estate office, situated in Hillcrest, today Properties in the area range from basic to upmarket simplexes and duplexesin secure gated communities right through to exclusive freehold mansions on stately expansive grounds. The area is also home to a host of excellent schools for all stages of education, some new and innovative and others with a rich history and tradition including: Kloof Junior Primary, Kloof Senior Primary, Kloof High School, Gillitts Montessori, Hillcrest Christian Academy (HCA), Hillcrest Pre-Primary, Hillcrest Primary, Hillcrest High School, Winston Park Primary School, Forest View Primary, Waterfall Pre-Primary, Waterfall College. As well as a number of Pre-Primary Schools in all areas. The Kloof Country Club offers a combination of dining, recreational and conference facilities, that are unequalled in the Upper Highway area, as well as several sporting facilities. The pristine beauty and soothing tranquility of the Valley of a Thousand Hills has always wooed artists and crafters. The new 1000 Hills Experience Route features Zulu Cultural villages and stunning mountain vistas as the backdrop to a wealth of creative talent. This fascinating tourist experience, which follows the Comrades Marathon Route, is all about rolling hills, valleys, gorges, forests, rivers and scenic dams.