Cowichan Bay real estate has unique characteristics. As Cowichan Bay realtors, our team has experience with this town, having lived in the Cowichan Valley most of their lives.
About Cowichan Bay
Cowichan Bay is North America’s first Cittaslow designated community: a cultural trend known as the slow movement. The seaside village of Cowichan Bay offers a unique and historic community.
Cowichan Bay is located 45 minutes north of Victoria, 50 minutes south of Nanaimo, and about 5 minutes south of Duncan.
Amongst the galleries and boutiques there are eateries and bakeries. Stroll along the wharves and watch the sailboats and kayakers in Cowichan Bay against the backdrop of Mount Tzouhalem. Take an ecotour boat adventure to see orcas, sea lions, whales and porpoises. There is the yearly Cowichan Bay Regatta and it is amazing seeing all of the colourful spinnakers on the ocean. Cowichan Bay is the estuary for the mighty Cowichan River and Koksilah River and truly a beautiful Place.
Bench Elementary school is located in Cowichan Bay for kindergarten to grade 6.
Cowichan Bay Real Estate Demographics
Cowichan Bay real estate is steady, with the average sale price for a single-family detached home, as of February 2022, from $900,000 - $1,000,000+
Quick Facts about Cowichan Bay
- Population: 3,243
- Average temperature: in January, 6C, and in July, 23C
My weakness is bread, but not just any bread, really good Old Worlde-inspired European bread. True Grain Bakery in Cowichan Bay is the place to go! The varieties of handcrafted organic bread and pastries are worth stopping for! - David Lowes
Please contact our team if you are interested in buyer or selling in Cowichan Bay.
Come and experience living in the beautiful Cowichan Valley.