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Your Neighbourhood Guide To Kitsilano, B.C.

Kitsilano beach

Kitsilano, also known as Kits, is a sought-after beachfront community located in Vancouver West, nestled between Point Grey and Fairview. Residents enjoy breathtaking views of the North Shore mountains while enjoying an afternoon relaxing at Kitsilano beach. This coveted neighbourhood is home to laid-back students, young professionals, and families who enjoy spending time at the beach, in a café, or working out. 

Living The Kits Active Lifestyle

Home to one of the most popular beaches in Vancouver, Kitsilano Beach, is where many visitors and locals come to enjoy a sweaty workout before lounging on the beach. Here, locals enjoy swimming at the beach or pool, biking or walking the seawall, or playing a friendly game at one of the basketball or tennis courts. To further encourage and cultivate the healthy lifestyle of Kitsilano residents, the community has welcomed many exercise studios into the area including, spin, yoga, and weight training. 

Endless Shopping & Dining On West 4th

If you are looking to spend a day shopping or enjoying a meal with friends, head over to West 4th Avenue! Along this vibrant strip, visitors can dine and shop among small cafés and independent stores to high-end shopping with world-class restaurants. This wide range of choices gives visitors a little taste of everything Kitsilano has to offer. 

Education For Kids of All Ages

Kitsilano has many education options for families with kids of all ages. There are three elementary schools and three high schools in the area offering many options for families to choose the most convenient and appropriate school for their children. Additionally, just a short drive out of Kitsilano is one of the best universities in Canada, The University of British Columbia. For kids with activities outside the area, the new sky train stop that will be opening a station at Arbutus, is an easy and convenient way to get around the city. 

Interested in learning more about Kitsilano? Contact us today to chat about this one-of-a-kind Vancouver neighbourhood. 

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