Featuring striking west coast craftsman-inspired architecture, Windermere is an oasis surrounded by the award-winning, lush green gardens and ponds at Longwood – Nanaimo’s newest premiere community. Each interior’s elegantly functional design includes spacious kitchen and living space and spa-like tub and walk-in shower. Seven floorplans ranging from 821 sq. ft. to 1,134 sq. ft. feature space-saving design and conveniences for modern living.

Windermere Living

Our seven floorplans feature the latest space-saving designs, in convenient and manageable sizes. Ranging from 821 sq. ft. to 1,134 sq. ft., each suite has its own in-suite laundry and plenty of storage.

The elegantly functional interior design, with your choice of three tastefully blended colour schemes will help you put your unique personality into your new home.

Attention to Details

Stretch out before a modern cozy electric fire on winter evenings. Or slide open the patio door and let the sunshine stream in on warm summer day.

Entertaining is a breeze at Windermere. The kitchens are cleverly designed to maximize every inch of space, providing the utmost convenience where you can enjoy cooking a meal for friends while they enjoy a glass of wine at the eating bar.

The bathrooms include full vanity mirrors with elegant light bars and luxurious ceramic tub or generous walk-in shower. We’ve made sure that Windermere is your sanctuary.


Local Amenitites

Site Plan

Master-Planned Community

  • Windermere is situated on the final 3-acre site amongst 50 beautifully landscaped acres that make up Longwood Community. A concept developed nearly a decade ago, Longwood was created with an emphasis on preserving natural features, maximizing space and providing convenient access to nearby amenities.
  • Stroll through perfectly manicured gardens shaded by old-growth and fruit trees, and accentuated by flowering shrubs and elegant rockwork. The awardwinning community is styled like a true English Country Village.
  • Socialize at Longwood House — an 8,000 sq ft clubhouse that currently includes a fitness studio, kitchen, billiards table and games room and accommodations for visiting guests.
  • Shopping is within easy reach at Longwood Station where you’ll find a variety of convenient shops and

Living Rooms

  • Airy 9-foot smooth ceilings throughout
  • Elegantly finished Dimplex Optiflame electric fireplace
  • Subtle, recessed pot lights add to the clean look
  • Generous covered terrace/deck off the living room, accessed by patio doors


  • Stained or painted shaker cabinets with plywood boxes and soft-close doors and drawers
  • Quartz counters with double undermount sink accented with a contemporary tile backsplash
  • Convenient eating bar for quick breakfasts and snacks
  • Single lever chrome faucet with vegetable sprayer
  • Under cabinet lighting and USB charging outlet
  • Quality appliance package includes french door refrigerator, slide in range, dishwasher, microwave and washer and dryer


  • Quality shaker cabinets, undermount sinks and quartz counters
  • Stylish chrome faucets in a contemporary style
  • Walk-in shower, heated tile floors and double sinks in the Ensuite
  • Tiled tub surround in the main bath

Finshes & Structure

  • Choose from three designer colour schemes
  • Satin nickel levers on stylish one-panel “Madison” doors
  • Melamine closet organizer with drawers and shelves in the master closet
  • Contemporary blinds throughout
  • Elegant common areas with recessed hallway lighting
  • Rainscreen technology to protects the building envelope
  • Special noise reduction technology – includes attenuated party walls


  • Full-time professional management and on-site caretaker
  • Security-coded entry system at main Lobby
  • All garden level homes are pre-wired for security
  • Monitored smoke, heat detectors and sprinkler systems
  • Secure parking lot & storage lockers underground


  • 2-5-10 coverage provided by a leading 3rd-party insurance provider
  • 25 year warranty on Duroid roof


The Longwood Community

Windereme at Longwood is situated 10km north of Downtown Nanaimo in the amongst 50 beautifully landscaped acres that make up the Longwood Community. Windereme will be the final phase and is located on the final 3-acre site at Longwood.

Recreational opportunities and amenities are all close to Windermere at Longwood. Spend the morning exploring a seaside park and a walk on the beach or exercising the nearby Oliver Woods Recreation Centre or even closer to home in the fitness studio inside the 8,000 sq ft community clubhouse, Longwood House. To wind down meet up with friends for coffee or a pub lunch and craft beers at the Longwood Brew Pub located in Longwood Station, it’s all close by.

Nanaimo The Harbour City

Enjoying one of the mildest climates in Canada, Nanaimo is the perfect adventure playground. Boating, kayaking and beach combing are everyday activities along the bustling waterfront. Inland, practice your swing at over 30 nearby golf courses; and
hike or picnic at one of the areas many parks. Make a day of it by cycling the 22km/14mi tree-lined Parkway Trail or strolling downtown’s picturesque Harbourfront walkway.

Windereme is the prefect jumping off point to other Vancouver Island attractions and adventures include exploring BC’s capital, Victoria, skiing at Mount Washington, whale watching in Tofino on the West Coast, and island hopping among the Gulf Islands.

All information is subject to change E. & O.E.