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WELCOME TO THE RETIREMENT RESIDENCE The Kensington 3965 Shelbourne St, Victoria, BC, V8N 6J4 Phone number: 250-477-1232250-477-1232
 
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What our residents are saying

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What our residents are saying

I couldn’t have chosen a better place to live as my family lives nearby; the atmosphere here is co-operative and friendly; the food is nutritious and alternatives and choices are available. I feel at home here.
 
The Kensington is located in Gordon Head, just steps from Tuscany Village, in lovely Victoria, British Columbia. Established in 1990, our stylish retirement residence offers 114 Independent Living suites.

With beautiful gardens and modern style, our home is a perfect fit for seniors living active, independent lifestyles. For added convenience, The Kensington is located close to a wide variety of shopping, as well as medical and professional services.
 
Meet some of The Kensington’s dynamic residents who participated in The Revera and Reel Youth Age is More Film Project.
 
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Amber Reis, Executive Director

Meet The Team

Led by Executive Director Amber Reis, The Kensington includes a team of highly skilled, caring and friendly professionals. They are focused on providing residents with excellent service, exceptional experiences, and a warm and supportive environment.
 

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Dining at The Kensington Victoria

Enjoy meals prepared daily by our team of chefs led by a veteran director of culinary services with a passion for incorporating local ingredients. Our seasonally inspired à la carte and alternative choices menus offer a great selection, and our chefs are happy to take special requests.

Share a meal with friends and family in our full-service dining room with private area for intimate gatherings.
Cook up your own creations in our craft kitchen.

Dining at The Kensington Victoria

Dining at The Kensington Victoria

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Services

Daily/Weekly Choices

  • Flexible meal plans
  • Recreation programs and events
  • Weekly housekeeping, with linens

Health and Well-Being

  • Fitness training and classes
  • 24-hour security, fire and safety systems
Dining Room, The Kensington Victoria Retirement Residence
Dining room

Amenities

Comfort and Convenience

  • Gym
  • Card room
  • Theatre
  • Multiple lounges
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Patios
  • Walking path
  • Storage
  • Shopping transportation

Food and Dining

  • Common kitchen
  • Refreshments and tea times
WiFi
Wi-Fi Available
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Theatre

Amenities

Comfort and Convenience

  • Gym
  • Card room
  • Theatre
  • Multiple lounges
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Patios
  • Walking path
  • Storage
  • Shopping transportation

Food and Dining

  • Common kitchen
  • Refreshments and tea times
WiFi
Wi-Fi Available

Health & Wellness

 
Every story is different. What’s yours?
 
You have your own wants and needs. Rather than making decisions for you, we’re your partner in Health & Wellness.
 
Together, we will help support you to find community partners that can assist you with your Health & Wellness needs.
 
Call us today to learn more.
 
 
Health & Wellness

Accommodation & Pricing

The Kensington offers a selection of bright and spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom suites designed for independent lifestyles with options including private patios and balconies, kitchenettes and large windows. Choose from a range of on-demand services and amenities to meet your style and preferences.

We love our pets and we can’t wait to meet yours too – the cuter the better.

Accommodations, The Kensington Victoria Retirement Residence
A variety of suites available

Our pricing includes accommodation, utilities, available amenities and in most cases meals and listed activities. Residents also have access to an array of care and lifestyle services for an additional cost. Call us today for more information and to book a tour and complimentary meal.

Independent Living: studios, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom (studios start at $2,120)*
*The prices listed above are the lowest monthly rate for this type of suite, which is subject to availability. Available suites may cost more per month. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Recreation Choices

Life is all about balance and how you spend your time has a big impact on your happiness. At our residence, it’s about doing what you love and enjoying the benefits of being part of a vibrant, welcoming community.

Community Engagement

Community Engagement

Contribute your unique gifts and skills in meaningful ways to positively impact a common cause.

Social

Social

Build strong relationships with the people around you and thrive as a valued member of the community you create.

Emotional

Emotional

Focus your emotions to deal with life’s challenges and nurture positive feelings about one’s self.

Spiritual

Spiritual

Find greater appreciation for the world around you and support with your peers on your journey of personal growth while searching for meaning and purpose in life.

Physical

Physical

Lead the independent and active lifestyle you want by engaging in various pursuits that positively impact overall health and well-being.

Intellectual

Intellectual

Stimulate your mind with new ideas in pursuit of lifelong learning and exploration.

About the Neighbourhood

Gordon Head is a quiet and well-established neighbourhood in Victoria, British Columbia, with a high population of seniors. Everyday conveniences such as two small shopping plazas and a senior-friendly movie theatre are steps away. This seaside community is close to the University of Victoria, and boasts the physical features of magnificent Mount Douglas, a coastline along Haro Strait, and the central plateau.

About the Neighbourhood
Very walkable; most errands can be accomplished on foot. Many nearby public transportation options. Walk Score more information
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I have lived at the Kensington for over two years. What I like about living here is the friendly staff that works in all departments. They are a joy to see any time of the day. Also there are very interesting people who live here, people who make this their home. The residents of The Kensington have very interesting life experiences to share
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