Originally intended to service other mining towns in the area, it should come as no surprise that the town has a well-developed transport system. It is ideally positioned on to major national roads. Boksburg boasts a number of excellent facilities. These include one of the largest shopping malls in Johannesburg. The Boksburg Mall contains more than 170 retail outlets including chain stores, boutiques and super markets. Restaurants, a games arcade and cinemas round off the offering. Further afield there is a paintball range and a casino. In nearby Benoni, sandboarding on the slippery silver sands of Mayhem Park can afford the whole family a fun day in the sun, making a great place to rent a house in.
Residents in the Boksburg area can expect warm and sunny days through most of the year. So, many make use of the opportunity to enjoy outdoor activities. The enormous Boksburg Lake and its smaller sister, Bruma Lake, present opportunities for lazy picnics, hikes, boating trips, fishing and water sports. Wild Waters, an aquatic park filled with water slides, pools and picnic spots is another great way to spend the day with the family. There are numerous other family venues in the area including a bird park and touch farm. For the more adventurous a trip to outskirts of Johannesburg can lead to the Cradle of Mankind, or a hike in the Magaliesburg.
Boksburg has plenty of gyms and sporting facilities including three golf clubs. There are more than a dozen schools in the area. Tertiary institutions including Universities and Technikons, are close at hand in the greater Johannesburg area. This is the perfect place to bring up a family. If you are looking for a house for rent in Boksburg there is a wide selection to choose from. Whatever your budget or household requirements you’ll find Boksburg rental houses to meet your needs.