Annlin and Wonderboom is well established suburbs in the north east of Pretoria. Residents often mention their love for the vegetation, the large matured trees, clean air and rich history behind every house.
Conveniently situated 10 kilometres or about 10 minutes away from the city, Annlin / Wonderboom suburb is a great area for the working families. For this reason, there is an increase in a number of young families and professionals who are moving into the area.
There is also a growth in the small units, developments and gated community lifestyle. Any kind of lifestyle is represented, from apartments, townhouses, free standing houses, residential estates to smallholdings.
Interesting places and tourist attractions
The suburb is surrounded by nature and great landscapes. It sits below the Magaliesberg Mountains and close to the nature reserves like Wonderboom and Onderstepoort and a variety of museums and other Pretoria attractions. The easy access to the highways like N1 makes it easy for one to drive anywhere. Great shopping centres, wedding venues and other entertainment in the surrounded areas. Brooklyn mall and Menlyn Park are a less that 20 minutes drive. You will find everything you need from the Pretoria North shopping complexes but if you prefer somewhere else, you will have to drive as there is not much convenient public transport.
There are great hospitals and good, well established schools with large sports grounds in the area. Easy access to main routes that can lead you to the University of Pretoria (main campus or Onderstepoort) and Tshwane University of Technology (former Pretoria Technikon).
The country feel in some part of the suburb can inspire one to work from home and the rich culture can lead entrepreneurs to turn their homes into offices, guesthouses and small businesses. One can grow almost any fruit in the rich and matured soil in the Northern suburbs from mangoes, olives, pears, peaches, prickly pears, citrus to a variety of vegetables and herbs.