INDUSTRIAL HISTORY WITH MODERN CHARM
Built upon the foundation of industrial history with restored warehouses in a charming railyard district, this character mixes beautifully with modern amenities and hip restaurants.
Welcome to the hip and youthful community on False Creek North that is Vancouver’s Yaletown. Perfectly nestled between walking distance to the West End and Downtown, its restored loft spaces and high-rise condos offer breathtaking views of the North Shore Mountains or False Creek.
If you’re a working professional or have a young family full of people who enjoy urban life, while living in one of the gems of Vancouver’s Downtown peninsula, then you’ll find the perfect home right in Yaletown.
History of the Neighbourhood
YALETOWN: HOME OF THE YOUNG PROFESSIONALS
With is a combination of heritage loft buildings at the heart of this desirable neighborhood, and the modern towers that surround its historical center, a lifestyle is born. Whether you are looking for condos with ‘resort like’ amenities, as is so popular among the Concord developments predominantly lining the waterfront side of Pacific Blvd, or you are looking for a loft with exposed bricks, situated over a bustling restaurant district, you will find it here in Yaletown. Cafes, shops, restaurants and grocery stores are also just a short jaunt from your front door.
Schools In & Around Yaletown
Elsie Roy Elementary School
150 Drake Street
Vancouver, BC, V6Z 2X1
King George Secondary School
1755 Barclay St.
Vancouver, BC V6G 1K6
Entertainment & Activities
Yaletown hosts many events throughout the year. Most events are outdoors and celebrate everything from Yaletown’s bustling dining scene, Vancouver’s emerging music scene, to what makes Yaletown a unique community. From community events such as the annual Jazz Festival, which occurs over the Canada Day long weekend, to the family-friendly Yaletown Community BBQ at the round House Center in June, there are a nice variety of activities all.
Restaurants Locals Recommend
Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar1095 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, BC || (604) 688-8078
Nestled in the heart of Yaletown, Blue Water is an award-winning seafood restaurant with a luxurious setting and a commitment to sustainable fisheries
Price Range: $$$$ || Food: Seafood || Must try: Seafood Tower – two tiers with oysters, prawns, ceviche and much more
Minami1118 Mainland Street, Vancouver, BC || (604) 661-1400
A must-try for japanese food enthusiasts, and the perfect place to bring out-of-town visitors, high end restaurant Minami offers both sushis and west coast fushion cuisine.
Price Range: $$$ || Food: Japanese || Must try: King Crab& Citrus Salad
Homer Street Café & Bar898 Homer Street, Vancouver, BC || (604) 428-4299
Set in a beautifully restored heritage building, the café offers a casual, yet modern setting for anything from a business lunch to a romantic dinner.
Price Range: $$ || Food: Classic Comfort Food || Must try: Rotisserie Chicken with Roasted Potatoes
The Flying Pig1168 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, BC || (604) 606-4680
A lively bistro on the bustling pulse of Yaletown that is Hamilton Street, the Flying Pig features seasonally-inspired dishes and in a cozy environment.
Price Range: $$ || Food: Pacific Northwest || Must try: Pulled Pork Poutine
Things & Places Not to Miss
Yaletown is known for its restaurants first and foremost! Be sure to check out the Keg, with its fabulous roof deck! The Blue Water Cafe is a local Seafood favorite! Brix & Motor offers a fabulous Courtyard Patio, with an upscale feel and a dazzling array of cuisine. The Parlour is a popular spot too, known for their brunch menu, pizzas, and creative cocktail menu!
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HOMES FOR SALE IN YALETOWN
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