One of Waterloo’s most popular neighbourhoods for families. The Beechwood neighbourhood is unique from all other neighbourhoods in the region as it offers a strong sense of community through its local community centres. Each community centre is slightly different, however, many offer swimming, tennis and in some cases basketball. 

What will you find in Beechwood?

  • Beautiful large homes with traditional layouts, on large lots with lots of mature trees and landscaping
  • Quiet streets and several courts for extra privacy 
  • Large, mature greenspaces, trails, parks and playgrounds

What’s close by? 

  • Childcare facilities 
  • Shopping centres including grocery stores
  • Restaurants 
  • And depending on what part of Beechwood you are in it is within walking distance to places like the University of Waterloo


Within Beechwood there are several subsections you will encounter included, but not limited to, Upper Beechwood I, Upper Beechwood II, Beechwood North, Beechwood South, Beechwood Park, and Beechwood Bridlegate.