Elgin Gardens


Elgin Gardens is nestled in Victoria's prestigious Oak Bay neighbourhood, next door to our sister community Marrion Village. Elgin Gardens is home to 43 subsidized rental suites for seniors and is close to many shops, services and activities. The spacious apartments, beautiful grounds and friendly neighbourhood make it a desirable place to call home. Contact us directly to apply for rental assistance through BC Housing's rental assistance program.


Elgin Gardens offers 42 one-bedroom suites and one two-bedroom suite. The suites are bright and spacious, with a full kitchen. Suites are unfurnished, allowing you to bring your own furniture and decor to make Elgin Gardens feel just like home.

Services & Amenities


  • Lounge
  • Library
  • Gazebo
  • Laundry rooms


Residents are encouraged to participate in activities with our neighbouring property, Marrion Village, and to plan events in their own Elgin community. Some activities include:

  • Cribbage club
  • Knitting club
  • Walking club
  • Book club
  • Movie nights with large screen projector
  • Summer BBQs
  • Afternoon teas
  • Holiday celebrations
  • Potluck socials
  • Bible study
  • Bingo
  • Birthday teas
  • Chair fitness
  • Craft sales
  • Games afternoons
  • Health seminars
  • Music therapy
  • Music concerts
  • Pet therapy
  • Sing-a-longs
  • Travelogues
  • And more!

Find out more about  our Health & Wellness activities here.


Elgin Gardens is located in the heart of beautiful Oak Bay. Just outside our doors are the Oak Bay Recreation Centre, a grocery store, banks, medical offices, pharmacies, coffee shops, restaurants, parks, a walking track and bus service to downtown. We are also very close to the Royal Jubilee Hospital and Oak Bay Village shopping centre.

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