Kenilworth is a suburb in
is bordered by Wynberg to the south and Claremont to the north. Kenilworth railway
station is on the main line from Cape Town to Simon's Town.
Main Road (which runs from Central Cape
Town through to Simon's Town) runs through Kenilworth, and the
suburb can also be accessed from the M5
An attraction which draws visitors to Kenilworth is the Kenilworth
Racecourse. The oldest race course in the country, it is home to
the J&B Met
(held in late January
each year), an event which draws more than 50,000 spectators.
Numerous other national horse races are held at Kenilworth
throughout the year.