Burnside Community Overview

Home to 6,000 residents, Burnside Gorge is a neighbourhood of varied uses.

This neighbourhood is home to the Cecilia Ravine Sports Court and Bike Skills Park, Point Ellice House Museum, the Selkirk Trestle and Selkirk Waterway development. The Gorge Rowing and Paddling Club is located along the Selkirk Waterway.

Burnside Gorge also has much of the City's industrial and commercial property with warehouse and distribution centres, car dealerships, a regional shopping centre, hotels and motels. The City's Public Works yard and the BC Transit transfer station are also located here.

The residents of Burnside Gorge are served by the Burnside Gorge Community Association, housed in the Burnside Gorge Community Centre.

Burnside Gorge is located immediately north of downtown - a gateway to Victoria, traversed by a number of major traffic corridors.

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Burnside Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
4 UVic / Downtown
6 Royal Oak / Downtown
8 Interurban / Tillicum Mall / Oak Bay
10 Royal Jubilee / Songhees
11 Tillicum Mall / UVic
14 Vic General / UVic
21 Camosun-Interurban / Downtown
30 Royal Oak Exch / Beacon Hill / James Bay

Burnside Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     3$750$1500$1083
Total Rentals     3$750$1500$1083

Burnside Closest Schools

Name Address Distance
Long & McQuade Musical Instruments 756 Hillside Avenue, Victoria 0.61 km
Securiguard Services Ltd 2750 Quadra Street, Victoria 0.97 km
Vancouver Island School of Art 2549 Quadra Street, Victoria 1.18 km
Victoria Montessori Preschool 1250 Highrock Avenue, Victoria 1.34 km
Global Village English Centres - GV Victoria 1290 Broad Street #200, Victoria 1.66 km
Oak and Orca Bioregional School 2738 Higgins Street, Victoria 1.72 km
Michelle Rubin Yoga 2674 Capital Heights, Victoria 1.76 km
GEOS Languages Plus Victoria 1207 Douglas Street #225, Victoria 1.77 km
Saferway Driver Training School Ltd. 800 Viewfield Road, Victoria 1.80 km
Q College 771 Vernon Avenue #303, Victoria 1.98 km
Insignia College 759 Courtney Street #100, Victoria 2.15 km
Victoria High School 1260 Grant Street, Victoria 2.27 km
Cedar Hill Golf Course 1400 Derby Road, Victoria 2.62 km
Nightingale 1340 Balmoral Road, Victoria 2.62 km
Girls' Alternative Program Saanich 3.44 km
St. Michaels University School 3400 Richmond Road, Victoria 3.55 km
Victoria College Of Art 1625 Bank Street, Victoria 3.56 km
Pacific Christian Secondary School 654 Agnes Street, Victoria 3.73 km
Glenlyon Norfolk School – Middle and Senior Schools 801 Bank Street, Victoria 3.87 km
Oak Bay Secondary 2121 Cadboro Bay Road, Victoria 4.19 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Burnside Closest Libraries

Name Address Distance
Vic West Toy Lending Library 943 Fullerton Avenue, Victoria 1.31 km
Emily Carr Branch Library 101, 3521 Blanshard Street, Victoria 1.71 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Emily Carr Branch 101, 3521 Blanshard Street, Victoria 1.71 km
Culture Library Ministry of Small Business Tourism & Culture 800 Johnson Street, Victoria 1.74 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Central Branch 735 Broughton Street, Victoria 2.01 km
Victoria Courthouse Library 850 Burdett Avenue, Victoria 2.19 km
Legislative Library of British Columbia 501 Belleville Street, Victoria 2.33 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Saanich Centennial Branch 3110 Tillicum Road, Victoria 2.40 km
Bc Library Svc Branch 620 Superior Street, Victoria 2.47 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - James Bay Branch 385 Menzies Street, Victoria 2.52 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Esquimalt Branch 1231 Esquimalt Road, Victoria 3.20 km
VIHA Library Services 1952 Bay Street, Victoria 3.49 km
Library Media Centre Victoria 3.76 km
Greater Victoria Public Library Nellie McClung Branch, 3950 Cedar Hill Road, Victoria 4.13 km
View Royal Reading Centre 266 Island Highway, Victoria 4.15 km
View Royal Public Library Association 45 Royal Ave View, Victoria 4.16 km
Fairfield Branch 1839 Fairfield Road (rear Courtyard), Victoria 4.29 km
Greater Victoria Public Library - Oak Bay Branch 1442 Monterey Avenue, Victoria 4.59 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

Burnside Map View

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Distances are estimated and community data is not guaranteed by RentFaster.ca