About Greater Victoria
Known as the “Garden City”, Victoria is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. It is a dynamic and vigorous city with two universities, a fast-growing technology sector, and a highly walkable downtown that attracts millions of visitors every year. Victoria is favoured by retirees for its mild winter climate and relatively low cost of living. There is something for everyone in Victoria, BC. Interested in houses for sale in Victoria? Click some of the neighbourhood links and see what this area has to offer.
A seaside neighbourhood
Gordon Head is a special area of Victoria that is bordered by the sea, several urban golf courses, and the University of Victoria. Home to 27 parks of various sizes, from the small Balmacarra to the 450 acre Mount Douglas Park, it has plenty of greenspace for year round recreation. Several parks offer beach access for swimming, kayaking, and other water sports. This area features six public six schools and two private schools. The Gordon Head Recreation Centre provides free or low-cost access to courses, fitness equipment, and a swimming pool.
Houses for sale in Victoria
Here are some of the more popular pocket neighbourhoods with houses for sale in the Gordon Head area.