Best Neighbourhoods in Regina

Published: March 21, 2024

Regina's Top Neighbourhoods: Discover the Best Areas to Live, Work, and Play

Welcome to our guide exploring the vibrant neighbourhoods of Saskatchewan’s capital city, Regina! Nestled in the heart of the Canadian prairies, Regina offers a diverse array of communities, each offering its own unique charm and amenities. 

Whether you're seeking a family-friendly suburb with excellent schools and parks, a bustling urban core with trendy cafes and cultural attractions, or a tranquil region surrounded by nature, Regina, Saskatchewan has something to offer everyone from young families, international students and newcomers to Canada!

Join us as we take a closer look at some of the best neighbourhoods in Regina, helping you find the perfect place to call home in the queen city of the Canadian Plains.

Rosemont - Mount Royal

Rosemont-Mount Royal is one of Regina's largest neighbourhoods, as the two communities of Rosemont and Mount Royal amalgamated in 1988. Located in the northeast of Regina, residents enjoy a plethora of amenities, including A.E Wilson Park, Saint Francis Park, the Integral Medical Care facility, RCMP Heritage Centre, and The Government House, full of tours and exhibits.

Residents never run out of activities to enjoy, with the area being home to the Royal Regina Golf Club in the winter and the Caledonian Curling Club in the winter. Residents also enjoy an easy drive to the airport and Lewvan Drive.

Rosemont - Mount Royal is home to Boardwalk's Grace Manors, featuring lovely two-bedroom and three-bedroom townhomes for rent.

Prairie View

Prairie View is a great neighbourhood in Regina for families, as multiple schools are located in this area, and a few different parks, including Murphy Park and Button Park. This is a great area for growing families and dog lovers, with plenty of ways to get out into nature, and explore the varying green spaces. Prairie View also offer easy access to McCarthy Blvd, allowing commuters access to different areas of the city.

Prairie View is home to a few different Boardwalk communities, including our Pines Edge collection, Pines Edge, Pines Edge II, and Pines Edge III—featuring one and two-bedroom apartments for rent.

Normanview and Normanview West

Located in the North-west corner of Regina, Normanview West is a great location for both families, retirees and those new to Regina. There are many schools in the area, including Ruth M. Buck and McLurg Elementary Schools, and two catholic schools with St. Joan of Arc and St. Josaphat School, and many more! Making it a very family-friendly neighbourhood, surrounded by many different parks, playgrounds and recreation green areas for the entire family to enjoy. The area is also home to many popular amenities including Cineplex Cinemas and Normanview shopping complex with a Starbucks and Grocery Store.

Normanview is home to affordable apartments for rent, welcoming all types of families and those new to Canada and the beautiful city of Regina. 

Boardwalk’s apartment rentals in the Normanview area include: The Meadows townhomes for rent, and the Greenbriar apartment rentals. These buildings are great for those who are looking for affordable apartments for rent in Regina, and families looking for a community atmosphere.

Walsh Acres

The neighbourhood of Walsh Acres is a vibrant hub in the northern part of Regina, with great access to major roadways for commuters. The area is full of all sorts of awesome amenities including SmartCentres Regina, the local shopping mall. The area literally has everything one might need, including a Wal-Mart, Home Depot, and Real Canadian Superstore. Lakeridge Sports Park is a community staple, offering lots of family-friendly recreational options and time out in fresh air. With some of the best restaurants in Regina, many nail salons, cafes, and schools, there is rarely a reason you would have to venture far from home, making it one of the best neighbourhoods in Regina.

Evergreen Estates is a Boardwalk complex offering affordable apartments for rent, with one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and three-bedroom rentals! Here, you’ll find a community feel, and spacious rental units.

Gladmer Park

Gladmer Park is one of the most scenic and picturesque areas to live in the city, making it one of the best neighbourhoods in Regina. With Wascana Lake right to the south of the neighbourhood, residents enjoy beautiful walking paths, observation desks, and lakefront parks, urban amenities blend seamlessly with nature. Gladmer Park is also home to the Saskatchewan Science Centre and Kramer Imax Theatre, along with many other amenities including medical offices, restaurants, and sports facilities.

Gladmer Park has great access to the University of Regina, making it one of the best neighbourhoods in Regina for student housing! Boardwalks Wascana Park Estates is the perfect rental complex for students or families with two and three-bedroom townhomes for rent.

Qu’Appelle Village

Qu’Appelle Village is a very exciting area of the city with a lot of hustle and bustle, yet just a short drive and you’re out of the city into the serenity of the prairies. This area is a hub for students, faculty, and those using amenities available at the University of Regina, and Saskatchewan Polytechnic. This are of the city is also home to the MacKenzie Art Gallery, Conexus Art Centre, and some of the best restaurants in Regina including Earls, The Keg Steakhouse, and Applebee’s. Families love living in this area of the city for the easy access to schools, grocery stores, and the Southland Mall.

Boardwalk offers a few different affordable apartment complexes for rent in this area of Regina, including Qu’Appelle Village I, II, and III, and Centennial South and West communities. These buildings are great student housing options for University students, as well as for families with smaller lofts, all the way up to three-bedroom townhomes for rent.

 

Albert Park & Albert Park South

Located right at the south end of Regina, Alberta Park and Albert Park South provide a family-friendly feel, with the conveniences of being in Saskatchewan’s capital city. With Parliament Place to the north, University of Regina to the east, and the Regina International Airport to the north-west, you are surrounded by amenities in this area, also making it super convenient for commuters, travelers, or international students. There is little that this area needs, with some of the best restaurants in Regina, and shopping with Harbour Landing shopping area and Southland mall a quick stroll or drive-away.

Boardwalks Southpointe Plaza offers fabulous apartments for rent for student housing, retirees, families and young-professionals with one-bedroom and two bedrooms rentals. Lockwood Arms Apartments offer prime suites for those looking for student housing, roommate living, or an affordable basement unit.

Apartments for Rent in Regina, Saskatchewan: Call the Prairies Home!

No matter what stage you are at in life, this list of top neighbourhoods in Regina will have something for everyone and every lifestyle! If you’re looking for an apartment to rent in Regina, Saskatchewan, check out bwalk.com, or contact our team! We can’t wait to welcome you home!

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