Downtown Squamish Houses for Sale
Search all Downtown Squamish Houses for Sale and real estate listings below. Downtown Squamish is a neighbourhood in Squamish, BC. Downtown has plenty to do, but it isn't overwhelming to visit. Cleveland Avenue has one-lane traffic, plenty of flowers lining the street, and many retail spaces that are ground level.
Very few buildings are multi-levels, which creates a humble, small-town feeling in this bustling area. Be sure to register for a free account so that you can receive email alerts whenever new Downtown Squamish properties come on the market.
Real Estate in Downtown Squamish
Real estate listings in Downtown Squamish are mainly commercial with some residential options. Commercial listings include retail buildings, office space, restaurants, and entertainment venues. These listings are primarily within a few city blocks of Cleveland Avenue and stretch from the Sea-to-Sky Highway down south to around Vancouver Street.
Residential listings are mainly near the waterfront in condominiums. On the outer edge of this neighbourhood (westward), you will find single-family suburban homes, duplexes, townhouses, condominiums, and apartments. It is almost exclusively residential in this area with very few commercial options.
About Downtown Squamish
The core of the city is the Downtown neighbourhood. Identified by being on or near Squamish's main street, Cleveland Avenue, this area is full of commercial and retail buildings. It directly connects to the Sea-to-Sky Highway, making it almost impossible to miss! It is the place to be on the weekend, your one-stop-shop for all your errands, and it has so many fun things to do besides shopping. There is even a burst of greenery with the Junction Park and O'Siyam Pavilion for impressive live entertainment, just one block away from the Squamish Yacht Club. Cleveland Avenue is the preferred choice for many events such as a farmer's market, Squamish Wind Festival, and Canada Day celebrations.
Although the centre of the shopping district is on Cleveland Avenue, the broad area has many shops and restaurants that span several city blocks in all directions. These slightly quieter areas are perfect for a stroll to discover new hidden gems just off the beaten path, like a new favourite restaurant.
Things to Do in Downtown Squamish
There is plenty to do in Downtown Squamish. On top of the extensive list of retail shopping options, several events and activities are available for curious visitors and residents alike. Squamish has activities for the adventurous and the relaxed, providing a great breadth of opportunity for all sorts of personalities.
Squamish Farmers' Market
The Squamish Farmers' Market stretches for most of the calendar year and takes place along Cleveland Avenue. Here you will find fresh produce, local honey, and many friendly faces to brighten your day. Dozens of vendors attend the market, allowing for better selection and variety in purchasing goods.
Restaurants and Breweries
Squamish is famous for its cuisine. Regardless of what you are craving, you will be able to satisfy your food cravings downtown. Experience a top-notch premier meal, an established local brewery, tasty vegan dishes, or home comforts fused with exotic flavours. The assortment of food options is a strong point of this neighbourhood. The pride of every restaurant owner shines through when you experience your first bite. All these restaurants are relatively close together, so it only takes a short walk before you are confronted with several options. Some restaurants change their menus with the seasons, so there is always something new to try in Downtown Squamish.
Yacht Club and Sailing
Learn to sail and race your friends at the Squamish Yacht Club, located at 37778 Logger's Lane. This facility offers sailing lessons for children and adults and private group lessons. Members can use supplied dinghies for drop-in sailing. More experienced and confident sailors even have the option to race each other at the Squamish Open Annual Regatta (SOAR)! Whether you want to race or have a relaxing afternoon at sea, catching the sea breeze as you drift among the waves in Howe Sound is a unique downtown excursion!
Live Performances at Junction Park
Along Cleveland Avenue, you will find Junction Park (also known as U Siyam Park or Pavilion Park) and O'Siyam Pavilion, a fantastic wide-open space of lush greenery to relax. Various artists delight visitors with their live-music performances and other events provided by the Squamish Arts Council. You never know what you'll find happening at the park, whether it's a new art event to try out or an artist providing free entertainment. In addition, Junction Park is a great place to have a family picnic, and it is equipped with public washrooms and power outlets. Feel like putting on your own show? You can rent the pavilion directly from the Squamish Arts Council for a small fee.