West Point Grey (City of Vancouver) - Vancouver neighbourhoods



West Point Grey is a well-off neighbourhood along English Bay, west of Alma Street to the UBC campus, extending as far south as West 16th Avenue. Point Grey is named for Captain George Grey, a close friend of Captain George Vancouver, and has gorgeous, well-kept houses close to the English Bay waterfront, near the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club. Many homes in West Point Grey have a good view of downtown and the North Shore mountains. The neighbourhood is close to the UBC University Hospital, and other campus facilities

Homes

West Point Grey has a range of single-family homes, including many older homes from before the 1960s, with the larger and more expensive ones closer to English Bay. There are also a number of apartment buildings and basement suites that rent out to university students.

Shopping

Point Grey residents shopping along West 10th Avenue which has a great selection of restaurants, bookstores, and boutiques.

Recreation

The neighbourhood is adjoining several beaches including Spanish Banks, Locarno Beach, and Jericho Beach. The community is close to