Hammond Bay BC Homes
Real Estate in Hammond Bay British Columbia
Included below are homes for sale and real estate in Hammond Bay, BC.
Enjoy scenic ocean vistas in this beautiful oceanside area cresting the east coast of Nanaimo. Hammond Bay is in the North of Nanaimo and boasts some of the most stunning homes that Vancouver Island has to offer. There are many well-laid-out communities that cater to retirees looking for condos, families wanting homes in a safe neighbourhood, and affluent individuals looking for luxury homes with astounding views of the Strait of Georgia. Hammond Bay homes are for people looking to have their private piece of the island with cool ocean breezes and stunning views.
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WHY HAMMOND BAY
Hammond Bay is one of those rare communities that follows stunning rocky coastlines that are so peaceful and beautiful. The nature surrounding this community is in constant change between the season, like the tides' ebb and flow. The fauna found in both the sea and the sky will enthral all wildlife lovers and serve as good company as you explore the many coves and islands along the bay.
Some of the most affluent areas in Hammond bay are Rocky Point, Stevenson Point, and Glen Oaks. These three areas all have access to the bay, amazing houses, with ocean views, and are found in the best school catchments areas of Nanaimo.
HAMMOND BAY HIGHLIGHTS
The community of Hammond Bay primarily consists of residential areas, schools, and parks. There are no major roads in this area, so everything happens at a snail's pace, especially driving. Keep this in mind as Hammond Bay road is known as the scenic route to get you from Departure Bay in central Nanaimo to Dover Bay in North Nanaimo.
One place you must visit is Pipper's Pub, which is right off Hammond Bay Road. This pub has excellent food, locally brewed craft beer, and events that appeal to all ages. There is also a small liquor store next door.
HAMMOND BAY PARKS
The parks found around Hammond Bay are some of the most spectacular places to watch sunrises on Vancouver Island. Pipers Lagoon Park, Neck Point Park, and Shack Island are the most popular and well-maintained and managed by the City of Nanaimo. Shack Island is very popular and has cabins dating back over 100 years. These cabins are not for sale though. They can only be passed down through the families that built them many years ago.
Morningside Park is a phenomenal beach that is great for swimming, and it is right by Hammond Bay Elementary.
HAMMOND BAY SCHOOLS
Frank J. Ney is one of the most popular elementary schools in Nanaimo and is next to some of the most affluent developments in Hammond Bay. This school has impressive facilities and lush outdoor play areas, Harry Whippet Park. If you're looking for French Emersion, Hammond Bay Ecole School is perfect for children learning to become bilingual before entering secondary school.