Luxury homes for sale in Bowen Island

Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada luxury homes for sale brought to you by Luxury Portfolio International®

Bowen Island, British Columbia, is a tranquil residential island located in Canada's Howe Sound. The idyllic island can be reached by a short 20-minute ferry ride from West Vancouver’s Horseshoe Bay.   

Bowen Island’s 4,000 residents enjoy comfortable summers, with average highs of around 72 degrees Fahrenheit. Winters are crisp and cloudy, with average lows of around 37 degrees Fahrenheit. 

Luxury real estate seekers are often drawn to both primary and vacation homes for sale on Bowen Island due to the island's mixture of stunning natural beauty and easy access to big city amenities.   

Outdoor enthusiasts will never be at a loss for adventure amid Bowen Island’s tranquil forests, majestic mountains and gorgeous ocean views. 

Among the most popular trails on the island is the Killarney Lake Loop trail, which offers a full nine kilometers of scenic beauty. Cyclists will find a variety of gorgeous bike trails throughout the island and can even enjoy electric bicycle rentals from Bowen eBikes.   

The adventurous will relish the challenge of scaling Mount Gardner, the island’s tallest peak. Those bold enough to make the climb will be rewarded with panoramic views of Vancouver, Vancouver Island and the sparkling waters of the Howe Sound.   

Bowen Island real estate owners share their homes with a variety of natural wildlife, including everything from woodpeckers and owls to blacktail deer and beavers. The island’s shorelines are likewise an excellent place to spot seals and otters, while eagles and herons dot the overhead skies.   

Fishing enthusiasts need look no further than Bon Chovy Fishing Charters for guided salmon-fishing tours year-round. Sewell’s Marina offers everything from boat rentals to guided ecological sea safaris, while Bowen Island Kayaking has everything guests need for their next kayaking adventure.   

Bowen Island additionally offers plenty of fitness options, including a local gym, golf course, yoga studio and dance cardio center. Rest assured that the island also offers all the services residents need to stay their healthiest, including doctors, dentists, veterinarians and physiotherapists.    

Given Bowen Island’s relaxing atmosphere, it is no surprise that the island is home to a number of excellent massage and wellness centers.   

Artists will find themselves in excellent company, as Bowen Island ranks as one of the most artistic communities in Canada based on the large percentage of professional artists among the island’s population.   

Take in some of the island’s best artwork at artist-run galleries such as Arts Pacific, Catching Stars Gallery and the Hearth. Each of the galleries features unique pieces ranging from wall art and home décor to jewelry and glassware.   

When it comes to dining, visitors and local real estate owners alike are invited to enjoy the unique cuisine at the local restaurants. Barcelona Tapas & Wine Bar pairs fresh, locally sourced dishes with a wide array of specially imported Spanish wines.   

Other local favorites include The Snug on Bowen, which was awarded TripAdvisor’s certificate of excellence, and Artisan Eats Café & Fine Foods. Cocoa West Chocolatier offers not only artisan-brewed coffee and hot chocolate, but also a delectable array of hand-crafted organic chocolates.   

Luxury real estate seekers will find a number of stunning homes for sale on Bowen Island, from marvelous arts and crafts style estates in King Edward Bay to elegant homes right on the edge of Bowen Island Ecological Reserve.  

Streets such as Emily Lane and Forest Ridge Road feature some of the best luxury homes for sale that Bowen Island has to offer.   

For quality service and assistance with your search for luxury properties for sale on Bowen Island, contact an agent at Luxury Portfolio International today. Your luxury Bowen Island home is waiting.