An exclusive west coast enclave of beautiful private estates, waterfront residences, contemporary condos & elegant apartments, West Vancouver is a distinct municipality northwest of the city of Vancouver on the northern side of English Bay and the southeast shore of Howe Sound.
West Vancouver stretches across 28 km of magnificent shoreline with Cypress Provincial Park located within it boundaries, one of the venues for the 2010 Winter Olympics. From grand character homes to the finest in luxurious west coast architecture, West Vancouver is home to a 25-block strip of Marine Drive that serves as its commercial district featuring unique shops, professional services, award-winning restaurants, banks & gas stations. West Van also has Canada’s first shopping mall, the Park Royal Shopping Centre.
West Vancouver public and private elementary schools and secondary schools consistently rank in the top tier in the province of British Columbia in scholastic achievement, arts & athletics. Residents have 14 primary & elementary schools and three secondary schools in the community. West Vancouver offers only the finest in recreation, home to world-class skiing & snowboarding at Cypress Bowl, with Capilano Golf & Country Club rated one the best in Canada and in the British Properties is the Hollyburn Country Club, located on 42 acres of prime real estate enjoying a recent $15 million expansion. With immediate proximity to Highway One, West Vancouver is 20 minutes from downtown Vancouver and connects quickly to the scenic Sea-to-Sky highway to Whistler. Daily public bus service is available from West Vancouver Transit.