View listings in the subdivision of Lake Bonavista Estates, Lake Bonaventure or Lake Bonavista Downs.
Lake Bonavista homes available are generally bungalows and two storey homes ranging from the mid to high $400 000's to luxury homes in the million-dollar range. Lowrise apartments are available with prices ranging from the low $200 000's to the mid $400 000's. Select your price range and specific Lake Bonavista real estate.
Lake Bonavista was the first community in Canada to be built surrounding a man-made lake, acting as a prototype for further lake community developments in the country.
Surrounding two beautiful lakes (Lake Bonavista to the North and Lake Bonaventure to the South), Lake Bonavista homes are located nearby the beautiful Fish Creek Provincial Park and crested by the majestic prairie sky.
Not only a wonderful place to raise children, but also a hot spot for outdoor recreation with easy connectivity to shopping and services.
Developed in the 1960s by Kelwood Corp, the Lake Bonavista real estate includes three different levels of properties.
The community includes a 52-acre man-made lake built in 1968 to add to the natural beauty of the location.
The lake and the Fish Creek Park provide a host of recreational opportunities besides offering pleasant views from the homes. The highest price for homes in Lake Bonavista Estates is $4 million, while the average price is $685,000.
Lake Bonavista is located directly north of Fish Creek Provincial Park, a section known as Glennfield. Three group use areas are located at Glennfield, which can be booked for family or other group BBQ’s. Surrounding these areas are firepits for hot-dog roasts and picnics. Fish Creek is also covered with pathways and hiking trails and is an excellent recreational and nature area, with a variety of wildlife and plant life.
Lake Bonavista homes have two lakes nearby, the main one being Lake Bonavista, the second being Lake Bonaventure, a private use lake. Lake Bonavista residents receive a membership card and are welcome to use the Lake as they please. The lake is a pleasant place for recreational activity, whether it is playing tennis in the courts, swimming in the water or boating around the lake.
Entertainment is not hard to come by.
With the Southcentre Mall being across Anderson Road. Avenida Shopping Centre is located along the length of Lake Bonavista, with a limited number of retail stores ranging from fashion to food. Avenida Art Gallery is a major attraction in the shopping center, harboring a number of artworks and styles of different artists. Canyon Meadows Cinema shows new movie releases at cheap prices, making it a popular destination for moviegoers. Fun N’ More is a child-themed entertainment center, with indoor play structures, arcade, party rooms, and more. For dining, Boston Pizza is located in the Avenida Shopping Centre, with both a family lounge and a bar.
Lake Bonavista has three public elementary schools and a junior high, as well as a Catholic elementary and junior high.
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Schools In or Near Lake Bonavista
Schools: for specific Lake Bonavista homes, please refer to the designated schools search tool on the Calgary Board of Education and Calgary Catholic Designated School websites. For a Report Card on School Rankings of Calgary Schools get in touch with one of our Lake Bonavista Real Estate agents.
Andrew Sibbald School
1711 Lake Bonavista Dr SE Calgary, AB T2J 2X9
Grades: K to 4
Lake Bonavista School
1015 120 Ave SE Calgary, AB T2J 2L1
Grades: K to 6
Sam Livingston School
12011 Bonaventure Dr SE Calgary, AB T2J 3G7
Programs: Early French Immersion
Grades: K to 4
2500 Lake Bonavista Dr SE Calgary, AB T2J 2Y6
Grades: 5 to 9
Dr. E.P. Scarlett High School
220 Canterbury Dr SW Calgary, AB T2W 1H4
Programs: Regular, Advanced Placement (AP), Advanced Placement (AP), Dual Credit, Early French Immersion, Late French Immersion, Off-Campus Work Experience, Spanish Bilingual
Grades: 10 to 12
St. Philip School
13825 Parkside Drive SE Calgary, AB T2J 5A8
Programs: Fine Arts, Regular Programming
St. Boniface School
927 Lake Sylvan Drive SE Calgary, AB T2J 2P8
Programs: Hockey Canada Skills Academy (Gr.4-6), Regular Programming
St. William School
11020 Fairmount Drive SE Calgary, AB T2J 0T1
Programs: Regular Programming
St. Matthew School
416 - 83 Avenue SE Calgary, AB T2H 1N3
Type: Elementary / Junior High
Programs: Early and Late French Immersion (Gr.7-9), Regular Programming
St. Bonaventure School
1710 Acadia Drive SE Calgary, AB T2J 3X8
Type: Junior High
Programs: Hockey Canada Skills Academy, Regular Programming, Spanish Bilingual
Grades: 7 to 9
Bishop Grandin High School
111 Haddon Road SW Calgary, AB T2V 2Y2
Type: Senior High
Programs: Advanced Placement, Dual Credit, Extended French, Hockey Canada Skills Academy, Regular Programming, Spanish Bilingual, Senior High Marching Band
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