It’s no secret that living in Greater Victoria is more like being on vacation 24/7 – from the beaches, to the gorgeous landscape, to the plethora of fantastic food choices.. we kind of have it made here!
Aside from all of this, our fair city has been named (more than once) one of the hottest luxury property markets in not only the country, but the entire world, and it’s easy to see why.
Thetis Lakeside offers a lot of that luxury at a little bit of the price, and they’re even holding an open house this weekend to showcase some of their new units – read ahead to find out why you should make View Royal your home!
West coast, best coast
Aside from the obvious Pacific Ocean, Victoria is also home to many other gorgeous bodies of water. Thetis Lake in View Royal in particular is one of the city’s favourite summer swimming holes, and the rapidly developing neighbourhood around it means there’s even more reason to stop on by – or better yet, live there!
Take advantage of convenient transit
Aside from several different BC Transit routes to not only the Westshore communities, but also to the downtown core, it’s easier than ever to get to and from View Royal and the surrounding areas. The Thetis–Langford Connector Trail is also a great option for getting around – the 1.3-kilometre pedestrian/cycling trail allows Langford residents to access Thetis Lake Park without travelling on busy roads or cycling on hiking trails, and connects with other cycling routes such as the Galloping Goose Regional Trail.
Delicious eats a-plenty
Though the list of restaurants in View Royal and the surrounding areas is extensive, one cool piece of history is the Six Mile Pub – it’s British Columbia’s oldest pub, is located in walking distance from Thetis Lake, and it originated in 1855! Take a step back in time at the Six Mile and enjoy a wide items from their food menus or a refreshing pint from the bar.
Enjoy local amenities
Making the most of your best life and shopping go hand in hand! View Royal and Langford have many shopping options available close by from grocery stores, to fashion, retail and big box stores. They include places such as Eagle Creek Village, Westshore Town Centre, Millstream Village, Costco and even Home Depot.
Living in a lakeside condo
How do you feel about living literally 413 steps from Thetis Lake? At Thetis Lakeside, that could be your reality! Pacific Coast Land Co. is presenting this 60-unit modern condo development with over 30 layouts to choose from. These brand new units will be up for grabs this summer – they offer 1, 2, and 3-bedroom condos starting from starting from $329,000.
Kitchens highlights include Edgewood Modena Bluff cabinets and Carrara Grey quartz counter tops – there are also stainless steel appliances by Amana including a flat top range and built-in microwave.
The units also include things such as vinyl plank flooring, contemporary carpeting and sandstone ceramic tiles.
Thetis Lakeside also offers perks such as:
- Electric vehicle charging stations
- Pet friendly units
- Lobbies with wifi and USB ports
- Kayak storage
- Extra storage space on your floor
- Underground parking
- Being mere steps from Thetis Lake and Galloping Goose Trail
- E-Bike charging stations
- One Bedrooms starting from $329,000
- One Bedrooms + Den starting from $379,000
- Two Bedrooms starting from $429,000
- Two Bedrooms + Den $435,000
- Three Bedrooms starting from $509,000
All unit pricing includes GST and parking!
Join Thetis Lakeside on Saturday, May 18th for their open house where they will have live music with BBQ, refreshments, tours and lots of prizes and giveaways including a grand prize of a TREK Verve + e-bike valued at $3100!
- Where: 100 Presley Place, View Royal
- When: Saturday, May 18th – 11 a.m to 3 p.m.