About Capilano & East Central Edmonton
East Central Edmonton has increased in popularity exponentially over the past five years and is home to neighbourhoods like Ottewell, Holyrood, Strathearn and Forest Heights. This is one of the best areas of Edmonton for families to live in, with a variety of housing options spanning from duplexes to million-dollar homes overlooking the River Valley.
Location - Close to everything.
Two large shopping centres anchor the area are Bonnie Doon Mall and Capilano Mall. East Central Edmonton is also a popular option for professionals that work Downtown or at The University, based on its proximity and excellent public transit options.
Bordering the River Valley, the area is home to The Muttart Conservatory and its famous glass pyramids. The Edmonton Folk Music Festival has become one of the largest summer music events in Edmonton every year and is held at Gallagher Park. Bonnie Doon also houses Faculty St. Jean, which is the French Language arm of the University of Alberta.
If you’re looking for a great place for your family to call home, the Capilano and Bonnie Doon areas offer a great mix of accessibility, peacefulness and convenience.