As a centre-most community in the region, View Royal is the perfect gateway to both the energetic West Shore and the vibrant bustle of Victoria. It also boasts direct access to the Trans-Canada highway, encouraging ease of travel to Greater Victoria and beyond, making it a commuter’s haven.
Complementing the ease and accessibility of transportation are populous residential areas and a smattering of parks and lakes—most notably: Prior Lake and Thetis Lake. These lakes afford a wide array of recreation opportunities, like swimming, hiking, and paddling, allowing residents to enjoy the area’s natural beauty just as much as the convenience of infrastructure. Additionally, View Royal is home to Victoria General Hospital, making the community a popular choice for people working within the hospital system.