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St. Vital

Overview

This community is nestled on the east bank of the Red River, between it and the Seine. The area’s main north-south roads, St Anne’s and St Mary’s route you quickly into the downtown, while Bishop Grandin, which bisects the community takes you quickly to southwest Winnipeg. It also includes the neighbourhoods of Island Lakes and Royalwood. 

St. Vital includes many working-class and middle-class neighbourhoods. Among them are Elm Park, Pulberry, Glenwood, Norberry, Riel, River Pointe, River Park South, Meadowood Park and Normand Park. Major streets in St. Vital include St. Mary's Road, St. Anne's Road, Bishop Grandin Boulevard, Fermor Avenue (part of the Trans-Canada Highway), and Dunkirk Drive (and its southerly extension, Dakota Street). The average sale price in these areas range from $131,000 to $900,000.

To the east of St Mary’s, curled around the large St Vital Centre, are a number of newer neighbourhoods including Meadowood Park, Nova Vista, Dakota Crossing, and River Park South. Many of the new neighbourhoods being developed here are architecturally controlled and have lakes with parks in their midst.

Island Lakes & Royalwood are new neighbourhoods south of Bishop Grandin and still evolving. In Island Lakes, the most prestigious homes are on an island in the lake, and accessed via three bridges. The Island Lakes and Royal Wood community is mostly single-family dwellings with some low density rental units around the outer edges. Average sale prices here are $443,643.  Royalwood is closer to the Seine River, it has detached homes built close to the River and forests.

Schools and Public Centres
  • School District #6 and St. Boniface School District #4
  • 15 English elementary & middle schools
  • 4 English high schools
  • 4 French immersion elementary & middle schools
  • 1 French immersion high school
  • 2 libraries
  • Across the river from the University of Manitoba Main Campus
Recreation and Shopping
  • St. Vital Mall in the area
  • Series of strip malls and specialized stores on Medawood Drive, Dakota Street, St. Mary's Road and St. Anne's Road
  • Royal Canadian Mint
  • The Canoe Club and Golf Course
  • Niakwa Golf and Country Club
  • Windsor Park Golf Course
  • Across the river from the Investors Group Stadium, home of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers
  • Maple Grove Rugby Park (also equipped with soccer fields, ultimate frisbee fields, and beach volleyball courts)
  • St. Vital Park, one of the major parks in Winnipeg
  • Many small community parks
  • 6 outdoor rinks
  • 1 arena
  • 1 indoor pool
  • 1 tennis court and running track

Learn more about the St. Vital area.

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Contact us

RE/MAX Performance Realty
St. Mary's Road
Winnipeg, MB R2M 3R5
Office Number: 204-987-0000
Fax Number: 204-254-4011

RE/MAX Performance Realty Independently owned & operated