Glen Abbey real estate is home to approximately 22,019 people. Second only to Bronte in terms of communities with the largest population in Oakville, Glen Abbey homes were first constructed in 1981.
This residential community is bordered by Dorval Drive to the east, Upper Middle Road to the north, Bronte Road to the west and Queen Elizabeth Way to the south. Glen Abbey homes for sale include a senior community, making this area a great choice for retirees.
Homes in Glen Abbey include a variety from single family to townhouses, apartments and high-end homes. The most expensive homes in Glen Abbey are located in Fairway Hills. The residents of Glen Abbey real estate can enjoy a number of recreational opportunities. The community center is in the midst of this community at Glen Abbey Gate and Third Line. The center was renovated recently and provides a gymnasium, two hockey rinks, squash courts, a swimming pool and fitness gym. There are several community rooms for use by the public and the Oakville Public Library is located here as well. Outdoor recreation at the center includes softball and baseball diamonds, a soccer field and basketball court. In addition, the Oakville Gymnastics Club has a facility here.
Residents of Glen Abbey real estate are served by seven schools. Halton District School operates the public schools and the separate schools are operated by the Halton Catholic District School Board. This area enjoys the athletic rivalry of hockey, basketball and football at the local high school. The community includes a number of parks that have basketball courts, soccer fields, tennis courts, baseball diamonds and playgrounds as well as biking trails and walking trails. The enjoyment of nature in Glen Abbey is one of the options with many ravines and woodlands located nearby.
World-renowned Glen Abbey Golf Course is another option when purchasing Glen Abbey homes for sale. This Jack Nicklaus-designed course is enjoyed by many and has been home to the Canadian Open many times. The course was included in the series of Tiger Woods video games, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 08. Woods along with Greg Norman, Vijay Singh and Lee Trevino are some of the famous winners of the Open at Glen Abbey.