A multi billionnaire who appreciates his privacy, ironically is building his own city between Johannesburg and Pretoria. The 800 Hectare piece of land is being called Steyn City. Its really a world within the Urban areas of Gauteng, completely untouched by the crime and corruption which lies outside its walls.
Steyn city has an incredible infrastructure, sporting an 18km promenade which allows children and adults to roam freely in the exquisitely landscaped parklands and finding no traffic or roads that would have to be crossed. The entire area which is Steyn City is perimetred with electric fencing including intrusion detection technology, state of the art security nerve centre, CCTV surveillance with the highest grade video analytics, Integrated biometric RFID tag access control, as well as License plate recognition access control.
Facilities are extensive and are shared equally between places and spaces open to entertain and indulge the adults as they are to entertain and educate the children. Steyn City is scattered with hundreds of play nodes all over and all children living in Steyn city have access to these play areas. The parkland residence includes a great ultra-progressive Equestrian centre with over 40km of riding space. There is even a main arena for show jumping and dressage events. Douw Steyn has even decided to add a retirement village to the lot, which includes an on site bowling green,lounge and library, a hair and beauty salon as well as a gym which includes yoga classes. There is added advantages of excellent medical and hospital facilities close at hand.
Steyn City is conveniently close to Lanseria Airport, it will be green all year round, the driving range is 325 metres long and 100metres wide, can be played from both sides and there are seven target greens, Tennis courts are of the highest grade, a fabulous on site restaurant, a Pro Shop that has everything that you could need, basically Steyn City is a safe haven inside the crime ridden Gauteng. Those who live and work in Gauteng know the seriousness of the corruption and crime, how safety conscious one actually has to be, here Douw Steyn has created a heaven within the horror, allowing us to live where we love without fear and terror. It is suggested that living at Steyn City will definitely alleviate the worry and habit forming night horror that many people in Johannesburg and Pretoria experience. Steyn City really is a haven amidst the hells of our society.