South East Kelowna Homes & Real Estate | Kelowna BC
Find the newest South East Kelowna homes for sale below. South East Kelowna is the place to live for those wanting to escape the noise of the city while staying close enough for shopping and reaction. Situated in Kelowna’s southeast surrounded by Mission Creek, South East Kelowna is full of large orchards, golf courses, wineries, and immaculate homes that provide large properties or smaller yards for those that want to stay close to their neighbours.
South East Kelowna is a large region south of Mission Creek that provides residents with a rural feel while remaining a short drive from shopping centres and beaches. Filled with orchards and small neighbourhoods, South East Kelowna provides a diverse selection of high-end housing options to fit the budget for those wanting to call South East Kelowna home. With only three bridges over the creek from the east and west, the area is quietly tucked away from the city noise with no major roads cutting through the area. From entry-level homes to multimillion dollar estates, Kelowna’s southeast offers large open properties or dense neighbourhoods with a wide variety of homes built from the 1970s to today.
The many orchards in the area grow many of the Okanagan’s quality apples, cherries, pears, peaches, and grapes with still plenty of room for wineries, homes, and golf courses, as well as hiking trails near Gallagher’s Canyon. South East Kelowna is also not far from all shopping needs and beach activities in the summer along KLO Road into the Lower Mission.
While being surrounded by orchards, South East Kelowna still provides many recreational activities within its borders south of Mission Creek. South East Kelowna provides 18-hole golf courses with a variety of long and short holes at The Harvest Golf Club, Gallagher’s Canyon Golf Resort, and Mission Creek Golf Club. Residents can also enjoy a 9-hole course at Orchard Greens Golf Club with McCulloch Station Pub right next door. Many of the fruit orchards also contribute to the region’s many wineries, including The View Winery & Vineyard, SpearHead Winery, and Meadow Vista Honey Wines that have all won national and international wine awards due to the high-quality grapes grown in the Okanagan valley.
Hikers will enjoy the Scenic Canyon Region Park with hiking trails, a riparian zone, and geological formations that provide viewpoints towards Layer Cake Mountain, Pinnacle Rock, canyon walls, and rock Hoodoos. Residents can also enjoy competitive fun at the softball fields across from the East Kelowna Community Hall. South East Kelowna is also just a short drive to Gyro Beach and Royary Beach off Lakeshore Road.
Most shopping needs are situated in the northern region of the Lower Mission just south of KLO Road. For immediate shopping, residents can access the KLO Super-Mart and post office without leaving the area, while larger retailers like Save on Foods, Urban Fare, and many diverse restaurants and smaller stores are easily accessible through Lakeshore Road by crossing the Mission Creek bridges on Casorso Road and KLO Road.
Kids living in South East Kelowna will attend South Kelowna Elementary on Spiers Road. Surrounded by vineyards and farm land, South Kelowna Elementary was founded in 1924 and now stands in a building completed in 1950 with many additions and renovations taking place over the years. Despite educating less than 300 students, the school teaches throughout the large region south of Mission Creek and provides buses throughout to get kids to and from school on time.
Older kids will attend KLO Middle School on KLO Road. As the only French Immersion school for all grades 7-9 in the district, KLO Middle prides itself in their commitment to student learning and undertaking activities in their CORE block that explores Career Education and Character Strong programs.
High school students will attend Kelowna Secondary in South Kelowna. This 10-12 French Immersion school for nearly 2,000 students will give students some of the best education in the city as the 71st ranked secondary school in the province by the Fraser Institute. The respectful and safe environment allows a vast array of clubs and sports for students finishing their education.