Melrose Arch - New Urbanism

Escape The Ordinary

Melrose Arch’s new urban design creates a rare quality of in and out-doors residential, commercial, retail and leisure spaces.
Discover why Melrose Arch has been voted 'The place to see and be seen' for 8 consecutive years by the Leisure Options' Readers' Choice Awards. To experience it is to delight in it. It is urban dynamism, day and night. The street-based layout favours ambling pedestrians, combining modernism and green design innovation in extraordinary ways, all contributing to the 24/7 buzz. Set amidst 400 trees and greenery, Melrose Arch encompasses cosmopolitan apartments, two luxury hotels, an events venue, over 20 restaurants and coffee shops, eclectic boutique retail complemented by major national chains, 9 individualized triple A grade office buildings and a luxury health club.
  • Convenience
  • Pedestrian-friendly
  • Safety & security
  • Sustainability
  • Energy Efficiency

Benefits of Living in Melrose Arch

Built on new urban principles

Melrose Arch is South Africa’s leading mixed use precinct.
South Africa's only 'smart city', Melrose Arch is capable of full independent functionality given its own fibre optic network and onsite power backup. Protected by a team of 90 private security personnel with 24-hour CCTV surveillance through 600 cameras, the precinct is also independently safe. The ethos of innovation is reflected in the precinct design, the distinct retail tenant mix, the award winning Green Star-rated building across the precinct and ongoing new initiatives to enhance the 'Melrose Arch experience', the latest being Ka-ching, a mobile-enabled parking payment app.


The ultimate residential address

When it comes to style, safety, convenience and leisure, there’s simply no better location than Melrose Arch.
Stroll along tree-lined cobblestone streets while browsing boutique retail stores along the way. Sip cappuccinos and people watch at al fresco cafés. Savour gourmet cuisine at a range of renowned restaurants
Browse the luxury motor showroom, be pampered at the spa or work out at the premium health club. Residents can also take advantage of many convenient facilities including banking, medical suites, postal services and more. Centrally located in Johannesburg, Melrose Arch enjoys a privileged position in the heart of Johannesburg’s affluent northern suburbs.
Adjacent to the M1 freeway and other major arterial routes, the precinct offers convenient access to OR Tambo International Airport, Sandton, the Gautrain and Johannesburg CBD.