Southwest Calgary Real Estate & Community Guide
Welcome to Southwest Calgary, a robust area in the heart of Calgary perfect for families, downtown living and luxury housing. The Southwest covers west from McLeod Trail and South from the Bow River. Full of beautiful views, outdoor activities and fantastic homes, Southwest Calgary is a top pick for many Calgarians.
Why You’ll Love Living in Calgary’s Southwest
If you love the idea of entertainment, activities and city adventures then Southwest Calgary is perfect! There isn’t a shortage of places to dine, play and explore. Within the South West vicinity, you and your family can enjoy Heritage Park, Canada’s largest living history museum.
Shop for hours at Chinook Centre, the trendy area of Marda Loop and enjoy the nightlife and dining on 17th Avenue.
Enjoy the outdoors and stay active with the variety of parks, walking and biking trails and outdoor activities; including Edworthy Park, North Glenmore Park, Sandy Beach and downhill skiing and tubing at WinSport.
Southwest Calgary is full of eateries, pizzerias and pancake houses, so if you’re a foodie then you may consider South West as your go-to!
Yann Haute Patisserie
This french inspired bakery created by Chef Yann Blanchard has been open since 2009. Settled in a 1912 home in South West Calgary, this bakery offers 24 different macaron flavours daily and some of the most delectable French style pastries!
Michael’s Pizza Restaurant
Described as a ‘Chill, family-owned eatery since 1981’ Michaels offers delicious deep-dish pizza made with locally sourced ingredients and a fantastic rooftop patio.
Heritage Park is one of the largest living historical museums. It includes three main aspects: The Heritage Park Historical Village, which depicts life in the 1860s where you will learn about the story of Western Canada with the fun of an old-fashioned steam train, paddlewheeler boat and antique midway. Then, there is Gasoline Alley with a museum dedicated to automobiles, vintage vehicles, signage and more. And lastly, the Heritage Town Square with restaurants and shops. The Town Square is accessible without having to pay admission to the museum.
Southwest Calgary Real Estate
Southwest Calgary has the best variety the City of Calgary has to offer. Find affordable condos, starter homes, single family homes, luxury waterfront condos, magnificent million dollar properties and even acreages for that equestrian lifestyle. South West Calgary has some of the most well-recognized and sought after neighbourhoods and housing styles. Find character homes with a rich history in areas like Mount Royal and Elbow Park. Live upscale in a waterfront condo in Eau Claire. Find great homes with stunning views of the mountains in Cougar Ridge, West Springs and Springbank Hill.
If you’re looking for a little more breathing room for you and your horses, find stunning acreages close to Spruce Meadows in Bridlewood. Enjoy luxury homes and acreages in Aspen Woods. Contact our office at 403-253-1901 and we will match you with the perfect agent to help you!