Mowbray is one of the of , and lies on the slopes of . Mowbray is at a junction of several major Cape Town highways and has an important multi-modal public transport interchange at .

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
is a Metrorail station on the Southern Line, serving the suburb of Mowbray in .

The is a performing arts complex in , a suburb of , . Photo: Zaian, CC0.

is a large, government-funded, teaching hospital situated on the slopes of in the city of , . Photo: Danie van der Merwe, CC BY 2.0.

Tourist attraction
on , South Africa, is a memorial to English-born, South African politician Cecil John Rhodes. Photo: Glassbottle, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is one of the of , , located between the suburbs of Mowbray and Rondebosch. Photo: Rotsee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburb in , South Africa that is bordered by Mowbray to the south, and to the northwest.

is a suburb of , located near , to the east of Cape Town's central business district.


-33.9483° or 33° 56' 54" south
18.4742° or 18° 28' 27" east
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
21 metres (69 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 25685778
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Mowbray, Kaapstad
  • Afrikaans: Mowbray
  • Cebuano: Mowbray
  • Dutch: Mowbray, Cape Town
  • English: Mowbray, Cape Town
  • French: Mowbray
  • French: Mowbray (Le Cap)
  • German: Mowbray
  • Sotho, Northern: Mowbray
  • Xhosa: Mowbray
  • Zulu: Mowbray

Other Places Named Mowbray

  • Suburb in Tasmania, Australia
  • Village in England, United Kingdom
  • Locality in Queensland, Australia
  • Hamlet in Tennessee, United States
  • Hamlet in Central Province, Sri Lanka
  • Area in Ontario, Canada

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