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Lake Bonavista Real Estate Statistics
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Amenities in Lake Bonavista
Lake Bonavista is a prestigious, sought-after neighbourhood nestled in southwest Calgary, Alberta. Homeowners looking for newly renovated lakeside properties in a family-friendly area are going to love Lake Bonavista.
There's always an opportunity for outdoor fun with two gorgeous lakes, several parks, and Fish Creek Provincial Park to the south. Residents can ice skate in the winter, boat in the summer, and dine at many upscale restaurants all year round.
Lake Bonavista offers breathtaking views and tree-lined streets quietly tucked away from the city bustle. Residents have a variety of dining, entertainment, and shopping destinations right at their fingertips.
Foodies will find everything from fine dining options to pubs. Families can choose to spend a day at the wave pool or the mall. Friends can get together and shoot pool or even see live music. Lake Bonavista is truly a wonderful place to be no matter your interest.
Lake Bonavista Fitness and Recreation Opportunities
Lake Bonavista is home to GoodLife Fitness, Synapse Health and Fitness, and Cooper Strength and Performance. Great news for the gym goers out there, there’s no shortage of access to equipment, personal training, and group classes.
Lake Bonavista Community Association is a gateway to all kinds of year-round fun including winter skating, tennis, soccer, pickleball, yoga, and a variety of other classes and programs. The community is well-equipped for recreational and leisure activities with tennis courts, skating rinks, a basketball court, and fields for baseball, soccer, and football.
Canyon Meadows Aquatic and Fitness Centre is right next door. Take advantage of its public swimming pool, gym, hot tub, and steam room.
Maple Ridge Golf Course is just to the north of Lake Bonavista. This mature golf course, just off Deerfoot Trail, has consistent greens and challenging holes. It’s a pleasure to play!
Lake Bonavista Shopping and Dining
Safeway Bonavista Shopping Plaza is where residents get all their daily necessities. Safeway carries brand-name and house-label groceries, a deli and a bakery, a liquor section, and a pharmacy.
Lake Bonavista Promenade is home to Shoppers Drugmart, Circle K, Canada Post, TD Canada Trust, and a variety of other shops and services.
The Lake House is an upscale, lodge-like dining room with water views and a menu of delicious meat and seafood entrees. Find this restaurant in the heart of Lake Bonavista. Grab a freshly brewed pilsner and some wings at Brewsters Lake Bonavista, or catch some live music a Macleod’s Public House. See a movie at Canyon Meadows Cinemas, shoot some pool at Chill Billiards, or take a pizza home from Pizza 73.
Other dining options in the community include Fuji Ramen and Sushi, Aladdin’s Casbah, Randezvous, La Piccola Napoli Ristorante, and Mestizo Mexican St Food. Pick up coffee and baked goods at Tim Horton’s, Pies Plus Cafe, and Gourmet Cup.
Southcentre Mall is just north of Lake Bonavista. Southcentre Mall is a bright contemporary bi- level shopping mall with over 150 stores, a food court, and a large seating area. Shop big names like Sephora, Hudson’s Bay, Foot Locker, Roots, and Sport Check.
Schools Serving Lake Bonavista
Lake Bonavista provides a variety of schooling options for children. Choose from public, catholic, or private schools for elementary, middle school, or high school programs.
Public school options include Lake Bonavista School, Willow Park, Robert Warren, Nickel School, Sam Livingston, Andrew Sibbald, and Dr. E.P. Scarlett High School.
Catholic school options include St. Benedict School, St. Cecilia, St. Bonaventure, and Bishop Grandin High School.
Private school options include Akiva Academy and West Island College.
Childcare options within Lake Bonavista include Wee Wonder Daycare, Bonavista Montessori Preschool, and Creative Learning Center.
Transportation in Lake Bonavista
Lake Bonavista residents have access to Calgary Transit bus routes 28, 29, 35, 44, 83, 712, 713, 760, and 762. The nearest LRT Station is Canyon Meadows Station.
Lake Bonavista is bordered by Anderson road to the north, Bow Bottom Trail to the east, Canyon Meadows Drive to the south, and Macleod Trail to the west.
Lake Bonavista FAQs
What is the population of Lake Bonavista?
The population of Lake Bonavista is 12,350.
Is there a local community association in Lake Bonavista?
Lake Bonavista is covered by the Lake Bonavista Community Association, (LBCA). The LBCA hosts a variety of events, programs and activities like Christmas craft fairs, Halloween skate parties, Watercolor & Wine nights, art classes, and fitness classes. Amenities include playgrounds, tennis courts, skating rinks, and fields for baseball, soccer, and football.
How long is the commute to downtown Calgary?
The commute from Lake Bonavista to downtown Calgary takes 25 minutes by car or 45 minutes by public transportation. Access downtown Calgary by taking either Macleod Trail or Highway 2 N.
What is the average household income in Lake Bonavista?
The average household income in Lake Bonavista is $126,917.
Is Lake Bonavista a safe place to live?
The crime rates in Lake Bonavista are 29% lower than the Calgary average.
Lake Bonavista community information
Established in 1957, it is a residential neighbourhood situated to the north of Glenmore Trail, Macleod Trail to the east, Heritage Drive to the south and Elbow Drive to the west. Among the first occupants of the community were said to be the family of Albert Fowler when they immigrated from England during 1912 and built their home in the Kingsland area. The community is served by LRT and has quick access to main roads enabling residents to easily commute in and out the neighbouring communities.
Hospitals and Clinics Serving Lake Bonavista
Lake Bonavista is a 15-minute drive from Rockyview General Hospital. There are nearby options for a variety of therapies and specialty health clinics. Lake Bonavista Animal Clinic and Avenida Pet Clinic are within community limits.
Quick Facts About Lake Bonavista
Quadrant: Southwest Calgary
Density (Individuals Per Square KM): 2,182
Crime rates are 29% lower than the Calgary average.
Lake Bonavista Parks and Outdoors
Lake Bonavista is nestled between two lakes, Lake Bonavista and Lake Bonaventure. It’s also bordered to the south by Fish Creek Provincial Park. Lake access and abundant nature are a highlight of living in this area.
During the winter the lakes are great for skating and ice fishing. During the summer they’re perfect for fishing, boating, and canoeing.
Fish Creek is full of extensive trails and walkways, popular for hiking, jogging, cycling, fishing, boating, and picnicking. Residents can spend a day exploring trails with family and then roast some marshmallows in the fire pits at night. This is a beautiful place for a stroll or an adventure, right in the pocket of Woodlands.
Lake Bonavista has several green spaces and parks around the neighbourhood perfect for local events and activities. Let four-legged friends run free at one of four Bonavista Off-Leash Areas.
Real Estate Statistics in Lake Bonavista
A total of 172 single-family homes were sold in Lake Bonavista in 2021 at an average price of $820,078. These homes saw an average of 26 days on market (DOM). This community saw a total of 159 sales for all property types with an average of 46 days on the market. Year over year this community saw a 1.24% decrease in sales and an average price increase of 7.33%.
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