The estate is managed by a home owners association with elected volunteers hence levies are very low.
It is situated in a secure area with a low crime rate with good schools, shopping malls and several golf courses close by. George airport is less than an hour’s drive away.
Consequently the area is becoming increasingly popular for people looking to move to the Western Cape.
Notable buildings are Belvidere House (The Manor) with cottages, and incorporating both Caroline’s Restaurant, and the well-loved local pub (The Bell). There is a Retirement village, a coffee shop and deli (Oak Leaf), jetty access and slipway, and a vast open parkland system covering of 50% of the estate. Access is via a single entrance.
Today Belvidere remains a highly attractive and sought after area, welcoming those approaching retirement, retirees requiring security and services offered in the retirement village within the estate, younger families seeking a more natural environment, but with access to provincial and private schools; and holiday-makers.