West Harbour: True Okanagan Living
West Harbour is an extraordinary lakefront community minutes away from nature and downtown. The amenities here go above and beyond to ensure you live your best Okanagan lifestyle. There’s a pool, sport courts, fitness amenities, and a private beach and marina. Their current phase, called Parkside, has numerous new home designs to choose from.
This community is steps away from private beach access and considered one of the best locations in the Okanagan. It’s a five-minute drive to downtown Kelowna and three minutes to the Okanagan Lake Shopping Centre in West Kelowna. It’s a community of like-minded families surrounded by forested hills and beautiful Okanagan Lake. You may even spot the Ogopogo on one of your walks.
West Harbour Amenities
There’s aren’t many people that can say Okanagan Lake in part of their backyard. When you’re not spending time on the 500 feet of private beach, or swimming in the lake, you can also relax and unwind at the private pool and hot tub.
Grab your friends and family and head down to the marina. Spend the day on your boat, stand-up paddle board, kayak or canoe. Each Estate home purchase comes with a boat slip. This allows homeowners to avoid the city’s congested boat launches and get right to the fun on Okanagan Lake. Villas and Villetta owners also have the option to purchase a slip. West Harbour residents have complimentary boat parking at the Downtown Kelowna Marina.
The Harbour Club at West Harbour is a versatile and comfortable setting for your every mood. Feel invigorated after a workout in the fitness room or head over to the multi-use sports court for some fun cardio. The club house also has a communal kitchen where you can create culinary masterpieces. Make memories and enjoy them in the combined indoor/outdoor entertainment space. All this comes with a panoramic view of Okanagan Lake.
As with many Okanagan neighbourhoods, West Harbour is minutes away from golf courses, recreation facilities, shopping, an international airport, parks and schools.
West Harbour is within School District 23. There are several elementary, middle and secondary schools, including French immersion within a 15-minute drive from your new home
West Harbour is one of the quieter neighbourhoods in Kelowna. It’s the perfect place to raise a family or retire on the lake.
West Harbour average age: 50
West Harbour average Income: 95,500
West Harbour households with children: 44%
Real Estate values in this lakefront community in West Kelowna range from $675,000 for a 3 bedroom home further away from the water, up to $2,300,000 for a larger homes near the water. For more information visit westharbourkelowna.com.
West Harbour has an average walkability score of 12. There is transit in the nearby area; however, it’s a 15-minute walk from the neighbourhood. Shopping, schools, restaurants and parks are best accessed by car. The beach is another story, it’s a five-minute walk from your door.
An area’s walkability score is based on the following:
90–100: Walker’s Paradise – Daily errands can be done on foot
70–89: Very Walkable – Most errands can be done on foot
50–69: Somewhat Walkable – Some errands can be done on foot
0–49: Car-Dependent – Most to all errands require a vehicle