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Location

Located East of Burnaby, Coquitlam is a city located in the lower mainland and is known as the 6th largest city in the province. The West, in particular, borders the Fraser river, Lougheed and Barnet Highway. Coquitlam West is mostly known for its beautiful parks, riverside properties and bigger housing.

Recreation

Como Lake

Immerse yourself in fresh greenery, peaceful park spaces and beautiful walking paths at Como Lake. Although small, Como is a good way to escape the busy residential streets and alleyways.

Mundy Park

Hike the largest park in Coquitlam abundant with numerous hiking trails, sports fields (such as lacrosse and gold) and plenty of areas to swim and cool off from the hot summer rays.

Vancouver Golf Club

If you like golfing than Coquitlam is the perfect neighbourhood for you. With a prestigious clubhouse, a luscious fairway and plenty of courses, the Vancouver Golf Club would be the perfect way to spend an afternoon or your wedding day!

City of Lougheed Shopping Center

Whether you are wanting a new look, some mall-walking exercise or some much needed tender love and care (TLC), then the Lougheed Shopping Center would be the perfect mall fou. Bring one of the largest malls in Burnaby, the Lougheed Shopping Center has over 160 different stores and shops.

Coquitlam Heritage at Mackin House

Whether you are wanting a quick dive into history or wanting to try, see and learn something new, the Coquitlam Heritage Mackin House is a very well kept museum displaying the history of Coquitlam such as the lumber mill.

Around the Corner

Port Coquitlam

Port Moody

Surrey

New Westminister

Burnaby

Fraser River District

Lougheed Highway

Education

Roy Stibbs Elementary School

Parkland Elementary School

Bramblewood Elementary

Glen Elementary School

Riverview Park Elementary

Panorama Heights Elementary School

Centennial Secondary

Gleneagle Secondary

Ecole Dr. Charles Best Secondary School

Pinetree Secondary School

Inquiry Hub Secondary School

Transportation

Served by various transit routes such as Skytrain, West Coast Express, and many different bus stations, Coquitlam has made transportation convenient, comfortable and efficient. However, the most popular mode of transportation for the area is car since residential, walking and biking could take time and become a hassle.

Restaurant & Retail

My Greek Taverna

If you have the love for Greek food than My Greek Taverna should be on your bucket list. With large plates, filled with flavourful and fresh this Coquitlam restaurant is favorited by many locals.

The Golden Boot Caffe

Located in West Coquitlam, The Golden Boot Cafe offers Italian fare and a relaxed setting that will be sure to take your breath away.

The Coquitlam Grill

“Delicious food is just a drive away.” And by this, they are not wrong. Located on Barnet Highway, the Cocuilam grill offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner all day long.