Home to some of the most sought after properties in West Vancouver, Chartwell offers its residents spectacular ocean and city views from a variety of unique and beautifully built homes. For a neighbourhood that’s a cut above the rest, browse properties at Chartwell.
Chartwell is located above the Upper Levels Highway overlooking Vancouver and the Burrard Inlet. Nearby neighbourhoods include British Properties (The Properties), Glenmore, Cypress and Park Royal.
Home ownership in Chartwell is high, with a split of 90% owners to 10% renters among those living in the area. The neighbourhood is great for all kinds of households, but families are the largest group (65%), with couples accounting for 26% individuals for 9% of the Chartwell population. Families with children in the area tend to have one child at home, with a large percentage of young children. The majority of residents are 30-54 (32%), with 19% over 65 and 15% between 55 and 64.
The majority of houses in Chartwell are detached single-family homes, many of which boast large lots, panoramic views, indoor pools and other premium features. This neighbourhood really defines luxury living. Contact me to find out more about current bench mark pricing in the area.
Chartwell offers some of the best community amenities in the area, located within walking distance of ten different parks, including Douglas Woodward Park and Hillside Park. Cypress Mountain is also located nearby, which is a popular destination for skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing during the winter months. The nearby Capilano Golf and Country Club is the perfect spot for golf enthusiasts, offering residents a chance to enjoy a day of golf whilst looking out at the beautiful Pacific Northwest forest.
The Chartwell neighbourhood is home to some of West Vancouver’s best restaurants, including The Salmon House, restaurant, two-time winner of the Georgia Straight Golden Plate Reader’s Choice Award, which is known for its panoramic ocean and mountain views and much-loved seafood menu, and Kypriaki Taverna, which serves authentic Greek and Mediterranean cuisine and has a fun, chilled atmosphere.
Chartwell is just a short drive from West Vancouver’s biggest shopping hub, Park Royal Shopping Centre, which boasts a variety of retailers, restaurants, and grocery stores. Here you can find the likes of home furnishings stores such as Anthropologie and Home Depot, to fashion and shoe stores, like Banana Republic, Roots and Vans. In late 2004, The Village was opened as an expansion of Park Royal South, and boasts Vancouver’s first Salomon store, the first Pinkberry frozen yoghurt shop in Canada, and the best Whole Foods Market in North America, among other stores.
A popular neighbourhood with families, Chartwell is home to various educational establishments, with elementary schools including Chartwell Elementary, Ridgeview Elementary, Ecole Pauline Johnson Elementary and Hollyburn Elementary, and secondary schools including Sentinel Secondary and West Vancouver Secondary. Chartwell Preschool is also located a short distance away.
The majority of Chartwell residents drive, since almost all errands require a car, although the area is also well-served by public transit, so if you need to take the bus, you can get to where you’re going quickly and easily.