4-minute walk to the
University of Johannesburg

Path 3479

Transport to WITS University


NSFAS accreditation in progress

Make your move!

Our student accommodation offers modern, fully-furnished options. Choose to go solo in one of our private studio rooms or make new friends in a shared private cluster room with shared facilities. All rooms offer a bed, mattress, built-in closet, study desk, chair, pinboard, desk lamp, and panel heater.

Compare the pricing options for 2024

Room type

10 Month agreement

11 Month agreement

Deluxe StudioR7 500R7 160
Premium StudioR8 000R7 640
Single Duo RoomR6 950R6 640
Single Trio RoomR6 500R6 210
Single Quad RoomR6 250R5 970
Cluster - Sharing roomR5 000R4 780
Cluster - Single Room R5 150R4 920
Deluxe Single Duo Room R7 050 R6 730
Premium Single Duo Room R7 200R6 880

Upfront payment to process your application:

Fast uncapped Wi-Fi includedPrivate, Bursar & NSFAS - WITSBooking Fee (Non-Refundable) - R1100 (Once-Off) - Option 1
Water includedOR
8 X Laundry cycles includedBooking Fee (Non-Refundable) - R100 (Upfront Payment and the remaining R1000,00 over 10 Months) - Option 2
R289 electricity included thereafter prepaidNSFAS-UJBooking Fee - R0,00

WiFi & Electricity Clauses

Devices/building: The Building provides internet through the WIFI network at a set speed and is uncapped - Up to 2 (two) devices connected simultaneously; terms and conditions apply.
Electricity Clause: A surcharge may be charged for electricity consumed during periods at which electricity is supplied by a generator, and the resident will be liable to purchase electricity (Pre-Paid Meter) if the usage is more than the included amount.

Returning Residents Benefits 2024

Introducing our returning residents benefits. The longer you stay the more benefits you receive.
The table below gives a breakdown of the benefits on offer. We also advise that you read the T&Cs to get more information.

Year of Residence

Extra Laundry cycles

Extra Sleepovers


Parking Discount

WIFI Devices

Sibling Discount

122Free*20% discountConnect one additional device5% annual discount on second sibling
233Free*30% discountConnect one additional device5% annual discount on second sibling
343Free*40% discountConnect one additional device5% annual discount on second sibling
453Free*50% discountConnect one additional device5% annual discount on second sibling
563Free*50% discountConnect one additional device5% annual discount on second sibling

Please click here to read the Returning Residents Benefits Terms and Conditions

Horizon Heights offers so much more than just a room. We cater to every aspect of your well-being to help you open new doors – from our extensive list of on-site facilities to a calendar full of fun activities.

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Facial Recognition

Horizon Front entrance is only accessed with facial recognition, however the units/rooms is accessed with keys/locks.

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24/7 security

Horizon Heights is centrally monitored through high-tech CCTV and physical on-site security.

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Secure Parking

These spots are limited and will cost you a bit extra. Remember to specify parking in your application.

Modern, safe, NSFAS-accredited student accommodation; Horizon Heights is an excellent choice for students from UJ, Wits, and surrounding tertiary institutions.



Right in the heart of Auckland Park, there is no shortage of restaurants, hang-out spots and shops for you to explore in this vibey student hub.
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Respect & inclusivity

Respect and inclusivity – that’s how we roll. We make sure that no student is left behind.

Our Student Life Manager lives on-site and works with a team of student leaders to provide just the right environment for you to thrive. They also supervise our Student Life Programme, with a full schedule of events and activities to help you get into the swing of varsity life. We also offer holistic Student Support, making sure your academic and emotional needs are cared for.

With study and young employee workshops, mentorship groups and tutor programs, Student Support is there to help you tap into your true potential and tackle any challenges you may face. In your downtime, our Student Life Programme has a host of events lined up, from braais and get-togethers to concerts, competitions, and so much more!

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Respect & inclusivity

are at the heart of our student communities, and we do everything we can to make sure that, as a member of the Thrive Tribe, you never feel excluded or get left behind.

Each of our residences has its own unique identity, and no two tribes are the same. Our academic support is tailored to each residence, and we work with you to make sure the support we offer matches up to your challenges.

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Our exciting social calendars cater to various personal interests and our events are designed to ensure you have the space to build those lifelong friendships. But, there’s more to student life than studying and fun. We foster an environment that encourages students to care for each other and their communities.