Downtown Kelowna, Kelowna BC

A scenic neighbourhood situated on the eastern banks of Lake Okanagan.

Downtown Kelowna is the heart of the city, offering a variety of amenities, such as shops, restaurants, schools, and parks. It is also home to many of Kelowna’s arts and entertainment facilities, as well as a vibrant waterfront and cultural district. 


Downtown Kelowna is a highly sought after real estate market! According to bode.ca1, a website that allows homeowners to sell their properties without a REALTOR®, the average sold price is around $700,0002 with the current average list price around 1.2M2. The homes are about 1,500 square feet on average, similar to the city average. You’ll find a variety of housing options like single-family homes, duplexes, townhouses, condos, and apartments. Living in Downtown Kelowna means being close to everything, including downtown and all the amenities. Public transit and bike lanes make getting around super convenient. The community here is diverse, inclusive, and full of history and culture. It’s a place where you can enjoy a fantastic quality of life and feel safe.


Downtown Kelowna has a great selection of both public and private schools. Kelowna Secondary School3 is one of the largest and most diverse schools in the province, offering programs for grades 10 to 12 with a focus on academic excellence, athletics, fine arts, and career education. Central School4 is a fantastic public elementary school with a kindergarten to grade 6 program that emphasizes inquiry-based learning, social responsibility, and community involvement. They even have a French immersion program and an Aboriginal education program. And if you’re interested in Catholic education, Immaculata Regional High School5 is the place to go for grades 8 to 12, offering a well-rounded curriculum that promotes faith development, academic achievement, and personal growth. And of course, Okanagan College6 offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs in various fields of study.


There’s something for every palate in the Downtown Kelowna food scene! RauDZ Regional Table7 is an award-winning restaurant that focuses on farm-to-table dishes made with fresh, local ingredients. They have seasonal menus, craft cocktails, and a fantastic selection of regional wines. Waterfront Wines Restaurant & Bar8 is a cozy and elegant spot that serves contemporary Canadian cuisine with a Mediterranean twist. Their dishes are creative, and their wine list is extensive. And for a fun and laid-back experience, you’ve got to check out BNA Brewing Co. & Eatery9. They brew their own beer and serve delicious pizzas, burgers, and more. Plus, they’ve got indoor bocce ball and bowling lanes for some extra entertainment.


Downtown Kelowna is a thriving commercial hub, supporting local entrepreneurs and drawing visitors from all over the city. The Downtown Kelowna Association10 represents and promotes the interests of over 1,200 businesses in the area, and they organize fantastic events throughout the year. 


If you’re looking for a lively and scenic community to live, work, or visit in Kelowna, Downtown Kelowna is the place to be. You’ll discover amazing history, culture, and friendly people. It truly captures the essence of Kelowna.

(1) Bōde Canada | Buy or Sell your home with a realtor.

(2) Market Data | Understand the real estate market | Bode Canada.

(3) Kelowna Secondary School | Central Okanagan Public Schools.

(4) Central School | Central Okanagan Public Schools.

(5) Immaculata Regional High School | Catholic Independent Schools.

(6) Okanagan College | Kelowna Campus.
(7) RauDZ Regional Table | Kelowna.
(8) Waterfront Wines Restaurant & Bar.
(9) BNA Brewing Co. & Eatery.
(10) The Downtown Kelowna Association.