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Best things to do in Colwood

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Shopping Centre
“Westshore is a mall located within 15 mins of the property and has multiple stores. Your typical mall with cinemas various fast food, Real Canadian Superstore, Canadian Tire and a Cineplex.”
32 locals recommend
Establishment
“Features: 3D, IMAX and AVX for your ultimate movie viewing experience. Approx 5 minutes away”
15 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“Address: 102-716 Goldstream Avenue Distance: 4.7 Burgers Extra information: after 9pm burgers are half off with the purchase of a drink. Great deal! ”
24 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Browns is as solid as it gets in terms of consistent quality food. A modern Canadian restaurant with an upmarket pub style setting, it is the perfect place to please the whole family. Live sports and plenty of drink specials at this local hotspot.”
20 locals recommend
Food
“Occasional nights of live music. A younger demographic. Located on Goldstream Avenue on the main street. Food and drinks. A popular place for locals to hangout after work.”
14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you are into Thai, this is the spot!! Honestly that's all that needs to be said.”
18 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Amazing and peaceful serenity. Great for kayaking, low tide adventures, food truck Fridays in the summertime and peaceful reflections.”
40 locals recommend
Establishment
“Learn a little more about Victoria's history with a visit to this beautiful historic site. ”
38 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great place for Breakfast, there may be a line up but it moves quickly and has awesome food! ”
17 locals recommend
Café
“Great service, live music. Changes from a cafe bistro by day to a jazzy bluesy atmosphere at night.”
9 locals recommend
University
“The grounds, a mix of landscaped gardens and natural woodland, still go by the name of Hatley Park that the Dunsmuir family gave their estate (it is not a designated park). Hatley Castle and its surroundings have made appearances in numerous movies and TV series programs such as Smallville where it serves as the Luthor Mansion, and the second and third X-Men films where the university is transformed into Professor Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters.”
26 locals recommend
Establishment
“Library, recreation centre, swimming pool, tennis courts, beach volleyball, 3 par golf course. Can also catch a game of hockey or lacrosse.”
11 locals recommend
Car Repair
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“Walmart and nearby SuperStore have large selection of groceries and misc items”
6 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Good spot to pick up a ready made meal - good deli selection and Chinese food. ”
8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“They have a great lunch buffet whcih is great when you have starving kids! The food is great, ambience is great too. Our favorite is the garlic cauliflower.”
5 locals recommend
Establishment
“Everything from pool with slide to library, golf course and arenas- even a seniors centre...stadium and more...”
7 locals recommend