Newlands is an upmarket suburb of , . It is located at the foot of in the of Cape Town, and is the wettest suburb in South Africa due to its high winter rainfall.

Notable Places in the Area

is an estate in , . Photo: Janekszy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Shopping center
is a shopping centre in .

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

The was the main reading room of the University of Cape Town Libraries.The building was constructed in the 1930s, named after John William Jagger, a major benefactor of the University of Cape Town Libraries. Photo: Discott, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is one of the of , . is situated 3 km east of Newlands.

is one of the of , , located between the suburbs of and Rondebosch. is situated 3 km northeast of Newlands. Photo: Rotsee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a 221-km² park in the province of . Photo: Mike Peel, CC BY-SA 4.0.


-33.9743° or 33° 58' 27.4" south
18.4573° or 18° 27' 26.3" east
Open Location Code
70 metres (230 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 25685781
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Nuweland
  • Arabic: Newlands, Cape Town
  • Cebuano: Newlands
  • Dutch: Newlands
  • Dutch: Nuweland
  • English: Newlands, Cape Town
  • French: Newlands
  • Italian: Nuweland
  • Japanese: ニューランズ (ケープタウン)
  • Portuguese: Newlands
  • Sotho, Northern: Newlands
  • Swedish: Newlands
  • Waray (Philippines): Newlands, Cape Town
  • Xhosa: Newlands
  • Zulu: Newlands

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Newlands. See this page's contributions. Photo: Andresdewet, CC BY-SA 3.0.