The Box is Boxwood's Flagship building. This iconic Premium-Grade building, most commonly known as the old Shell House, is one of the tallest commercial buildings in the city. It boasts 360-degree sea and mountain views. Its unbeatable location on the fan mile and easy access onto the highway make it a top spot for office workers in the CBD. 

The Box is well located, within 200m of the Cape Town CBD Public Transport Interchange and is surrounded by MyCity Bus stops. The building is currently undergoing upgrades and the upgrades include:

  • Upgraded entrance foyer, creating an exciting and fresh entrance to our building
  • SALT at The Box - an exciting food and beverage market on Riebeek Street with 11 different pods ranging from a coffee shop, bar and convenience meals
  • Installation of new destination controlled lifts
  • State of the art security including biometric and facial recognition technology
  • Additional ground floor amenities including bike parking, showers pods and lockers for tenants who cycle to work 
  • Upgraded bathrooms facilities including accessible ablutions on all office floors
  • Upgraded lift lobbies 
  • Upgraded building services
  • On tenants request we are able to install internal balconies within their premises
  • 100 seater auditorium
  • Shared meeting rooms
  • The Box is to become a 4-Star Rated Green Building
Physical Address

9 Lower Burg Street, Cape Town

Gross lettable area (GLA)




Retail Area


Office Area



570 Bays

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