Neighbourhood Profile: Westsyde, Kamloops, B.C. Real Estate

Westsyde is a community located15 to 20 minutes north of the Kamloops city core. Westsyde sits along the north arm of the west bank of the Thompson river and below the Lac Du Bois Grasslands Park and surrounding hills. The area of Westsyde is fairly large and stretches far past the Dunes Golf Course. Westsyde is a perfect communty for families. Westsyde has a number of local restaurants, grocery stores and professional offices. Elementary and secondary students attend Arthur Stevenson Elementary (2890 Bank Road) and Westsyde Secondary (855 Bebek Road). There is also a private Francophone French Immersion school in the Oak Hills area of Westsyde.

The Dunes Golf course is located on 652 Dunes Drive. It is a beautiful golf course set on the river’s edge carved out of the sands of the Thompson river riverbed. The course is 18 holes and 7131 yards of challenging golf. Northview at the Dunes is a real estate development surrounding the course. These beautiful homes back on to the course. Westlinks at the Dunes is a 44 home development with nine different plans and all on golf course frontage. These homes are all freehold properties on a private internal street. The development in the Dunes Golf Course area is a great place for families and retirees. This calm and quiet area suits many buyer’s needs.

Recreational areas surround Westsyde. Areas for hiking, dirt biking, 4 wheeling and other outdoor activities are close by. Anyone that loves the outdoors will love Westsyde!

There are many different types of housing choices in Westsyde. The housing choices are mobile homes, apartments, townhouses, half and full duplexes, bareland strata developments, single family homes, acreage and farms. There is a mix of new developments and older more mature neighbourhoods. There are many great areas in Westsyde to live. From river front homes to private neighbourhoods and homes set against the hills. The community of Westsyde is so popular with it’s residents that they don’t often leave the area. They just up size or down size within it.

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