Saanich West is subdivided into 17 distinct neighbourhoods and corresponds to the Western half of the municipal District of Saanich. The area features an amazing 170 municipal parks and many recreational opportunities.
There are many reasons why residents opt to live in Saanich West. This part of British Columbia has more parks per capita than any other municipality. There are 170 municipal parks and three regional parks. Saanich West is also home to other recreational standouts, such as the Saanich Commonwealth Place, which features a fitness centre and a world-class pool. Additionally, there are several easily accessible golf courses. Rural and urban life are well represented in Saanich West. Its population is over 110,000 and includes many artists, farmers and families.