Set against the striking scenery of the North Shore Mountains, West Vancouver offers easy access to nature, along with luxurious urban amenities and real estate. The community comprises neighbourhoods renowned for their prestigious homes and estates, and sweeping views of Howe Sound. Real estate in this area ranges from homes surrounding some of the city’s most exclusive golf courses, to distinguished beachfront properties and hillside mansions with expansive views.

Family Friendly Neighbourhoods

Just a 20 minute drive from downtown Vancouver across the Lions Gate Bridge, West Vancouver is one of the wealthiest municipalities in Canada, renowned for its expansive private estates, oceanfront homes and influential residents. The community’s amenities include excellent private and public schools, marina facilities, golf courses, fine dining and boutique shopping and numerous waterfront parks. With its provincial ferry terminus and proximity to the Sea-to-Sky Highway, West Vancouver is also a convenient gateway to the popular recreational destinations of the Gulf Islands, Vancouver Island and Whistler.

Although West Vancouver is best known for its architecturally impressive waterfront estates, it offers a variety of homes ranging from modestly sized family homes to new condo developments. Its array of parks with scenic water views, its old-growth rainforest and village-style communities, such as Dundarave and Ambleside with their boutiques and galleries, also welcome visitors from across the region.

Whether you’re looking for a luxury waterfront home, a private estate, or a house in a family-friendly neighbourhood, our West Vancouver real estate experts can help you discover the ideal neighbourhoods and architectural gems to complement your lifestyle.

Schedule a Neighbourhood Meeting

West Vancouver Drone Footage

Find out where the best places are to live on the North Shore

Contact Ruth Hanson for detailed community overviews or FREE Market Evaluation!

Harmony Arts Festival