The Town of View Royal is located close to Victoria and all its amenities. An ideal destination for cyclists and is full of parks, golf courses, walkways and shopping, View Royal also has plenty of beachfront access with incredible ocean views. It boasts over 600 acres of shoreline and lakes.
Population Over 9,200
View Royal is easily accessible by car, bike or bus, and just a 10 minute drive from Victoria along the TransCanada Highway 1.
View Royal lies within School District 61.
View Royal holds endless recreational opportunities. The CRD’s Galloping Goose Trail negotiates the town. View Royal has over 700 hectares of parkland include McKenzie, Pike, Prior and Thetis Lakes – all popular destinations for fishing and swimming. View Royal’s parkland also includes sections of Esquimalt Harbour and Portage Inlet. It is also a member of the West Shore Parks and Recreation Society and offers a facility with swimming pool, weight room, soccer fields, a nine hole golf course, and regular classes and programs.
Due to its location, natural attributes, high traffic volume, and lower costs, View Royal is a strategically placed municipality for any business venture. It is a member of the West Shore Chamber of Commerce and boasts vibrant commercial and restaurant sectors. The Victoria General Hospital and the View Royal Casino are both located here and are large employers of local residents. View Royal also has a thriving home-based business economy.