Looking to stay in Vancouver’s young and trendy hotspot? Kitsilano is the place for you. “Kits” as the locals call it is a hub of activity bursting with endless, hip hangout spots and sites to take in. Kitsilano’s location perfectly blends the best of all worlds with its close proximity to downtown, giving the exciting offerings of clubs, restaurants, shopping and more, as well as its waterfront location giving endless stretches of beaches and picturesque mountain views. There is something for everybody in Kits, every year from June - September Vanier Park is home to the famous Bard on the beach Shakespeare Festival. If you’re a history buff, you might also want to check out the Museum of Vancouver, the HR Macmillan Space Centre, as well as the Vancouver Maritime Museum. For those who love the outdoors, Kitsilano Beach is a great place for morning runs, afternoon strolls and sunset views. It is also famous for its massive saltwater pool, beach volleyball tournaments, fabulous outdoor patios and cool coffee shops. There are plenty of casual neighbourhood pubs, farm to table restaurants and numerous multicultural places to dine at all over Kits. The well known Vancouver-native brand, Lululemon had their first ever retail store in Kitsilano… and it’s still standing. You can pop into their original store to see where it all began. There are many other great places to shop in the area. You’ll find famous fashion boutiques, antique and thrift stores, quaint gift stores, bakeries, and spas lining the streets of West 4th and Broadway. Kitsilano is an amazingly convenient neighbourhood to live in. Access to downtown is a quick and easy commute by car, bus or bike. There are numerous bus routes throughout the area to take you all over the city. The area itself also has nearly anything you could need within an easy walking distance. With all of these amazing amenities, you will never want to leave Kits!