Located on the Eastern side of Vancouver, Renfrew Collingwood runs along Boundary Road and is conveniently placed along Kingsway Highway and the Trans Canada Highway. Being on the very first neighbourhoods to build residency, Renfrew Collingwood can be considered business-savvy and forward-thinking.
Enjoy the natural area of Renfrew Ravine Park where you can walk the natural trails, dip your hands into the fresh spring-water creek or take your dog for a walk.
Get out for a neighbourhood walk or play on the small playground at Slocan Park. Although a bit dated, this cute park features plenty of green space and nature scenery.
Panaderia Latin Bakery
Widely-loved by locals and travellers, the Panaderia Latin Bakery located on Joyce Street, is sure to liven your sweet tooth as recommended by many news outlets and restaurant reviewers.
Around the Corner
Deer Lake Park
Metropolis Metrotown Mall
Renfrew Elementary Schools
John Norquay Elementary School
Graham D. Bruce Elementary
Nootka Elementary School
Windermere Secondary School
Collingwood Neighbourhood School
Gladstone Secondary School
Since Renfrew Collingwood is a more spread out and large neighbourhood, getting around by car is the best mode of transportation next to public transit such as bus and train. However, there are some walking paths and bikeways but not many and only around 5% of the population living there bike or walk.
Restaurant & Retail
1404 Commerical Drive, Vancouver
Take a day off work and dig into a softly-crusted and deep-dished pizza from this 4.5-star pizzeria located just of Commercial Drive.
Kuanzhai Road Restaurant
3488 Kingsway, Vancouver
If you have a calling for spicy food and hot pot then the Kuanzhai restaurant is highly recommended and the right place for you. With high ratings on Google and a wide-variety menu, the Kuanzhai restaurant makes a perfect Renfrew community hangout spot.
3337 Kingsway, Vancouver
If you love Chinese food and are in the mood for delicious cuisine, the Joojak Restaurant is a well-known hangout for the community of Renfrew. At this restaurant, they feature most of their dishes with chilli oil and a variety of other flavourful spices.