Dundarave

Dundave is pretty seaside village nestled between the mountains and the open ocean in West Vancouver. With its old-fashioned lamps, beautifully tailored boulevard and hanging flower baskets, it is one of the North Shore’s most picturesque communities.

Things to do in Dundarave Village

Dundarave Village boasts specialty shops and galleries, and is a magnet for antique and fine arts lovers. Visitors can wander through Dundarave’s charming boutiques, pick up a homemade pastry and a latté from one of several coffee houses; or choose some picnic fixings at the various delicatessens. A diverse range of casual eateries draw North Shore residents, Vancouverites and visitors alike.

Cross over the Lions Gate Bridge and visit the charming and unique seaside village of Dundarave where there is something for everyone: antiques, art galleries, coffee houses, patio restaurants, retail boutiques, specialty food and wine stores, beautiful beach and seawall, and a Farmers’ Market every Saturday from May to October.

Dundarave Village is located in the 2400 block of Marine Drive of West Vancouver.

Things to do on the Dundarave Waterfront

The Dundarave waterfront includes a scenic beach and a playground for the children. Take a walk out to the end of the Dundarave Pier, which marks the site of the original ferry boat landing, once used by loggers and weekend adventurers. Enjoy the sights with the Lions Gate Bridge on your left and the ships coming into the Port of Vancouver from your right.

Dundarave marks the western end of the popular West Vancouver Seawall. You can walk from Dundarave to Ambleside on the seawall. You will enjoy scenic views of the area along the way. This is an easy walk that is totally accessible, and you can even take your dog. Dogs have a special walkway right beside the seawall.