Welcome to Mount Royal
The Mount Royal neighborhood in Calgary is split between Upper Mount Royal and Lower Mount Royal. Lower Mount Royal is an eclectic neighborhood bounded by the energetic 17th Avenue to the North. The housing mix closer to 17th avenue is mainly comprised of lowrise multifamily homes, townhomes, and duplexes. In Upper Mount Royal, Calgary, the housing mix is primarily all single-family estate-style homes, many with larger lots and mature trees. Many older homes have been demolished and stately mansions built in their place, or extensively renovated throughout the years. Older homes can still be found in need of some TLC or complete redevelopment, starting around the million-dollar mark for land value. The community is bounded by 14th street to the West and Elbow Park to the east. There is an active community association and also bordering the community in Elbox Park is the Glencoe Club, private sports and social club that include, badminton courts, bowling, curling, skating, squash, tennis, and a fitness facility.
The community is served by Earl Grey Elementary School, William Reid Elementary School (French Immersion), Mount Royal Junior High, and Western Canada High School.