Homes for Sale in Sun Rivers
Living in Sun Rivers is living in one of Kamloops’ most desirable neighbourhoods. Situated on the valley’s south facing benchlands above the scenic South Thompson River; Sun Rivers features safe quiet streets, gorgeous views of the sunset and sunrise, and easy access to everything Kamloops has to offer. Sun Rivers has a wide range of upscale housing—with condos and detached homes ranging from 340,000$ to around a million dollars Sun Rivers offers beautiful modern homes to meet every prospective residents’ needs. For those looking to buy land and build the home of their dreams, Sun Rivers offers bare lots starting at around 145,000$, an excellent deal that surely won’t last long.
Living in Sun Rivers is to be surrounded by the beauty of nature, like the Big Horn Sheep you can see from your patio, and the aromatic desert air; yet also to be just minutes away from everything Kamloops has to offer. Sun Rivers is just a short drive from the Downtown Core, Aberdeen and Sahali, so shopping and entertainment venues are just minutes from your door, as are the excellent sport facilities that Kamloops is famous for. No mention of sports in Sun Rivers would be complete without talking about Sun Rivers Golf Course, one of the few true desert golf courses in Canada. Sun Rivers offers fairways carved through natural canyons, views of the river valleys spread out below you, and the majestic backdrop of Mount Peter and Mount Paul. The centrality of the golf course to the community has created a kind of resort atmosphere amongst residents here; people are as a rule friendly and welcoming, and the neighbourhood has a very strong sense of community that might be surprising in a luxury resort community. This civic spirit manifests in the many community activities that occur in Sun Rivers, from participating in the International Communities in Bloom competition to community food bank drives, Sun Rivers is very much a community that builds ties amongst its residents.
For parents with school aged children, Sun Rivers is also an excellent choice of neighbourhoods to move to, and not just because the community spirit makes it a safe place for children to play, but also because it is just minutes away from some of the best schooling that Kamloops has to offer, from the provincially recognized St Ann’s Academy, to South Kamloops Secondary School and the French immersion program available at Lloyd George Elementary, the schooling that your children will receive is second to none.
Sun Rivers is a resort destination disguised as a neighbourhood. Its excellent golf course, beautiful environment, clean safe streets and community spirits makes living here akin to living in a resort, all with the comfort of having all the amenities Kamloops has to offer just minutes from your door.