Selkirk Place Residential Care

Operator:  Selkirk Seniors Village LLP
Address:   385 Waterfront Cres, Victoria, BC  V8T 0A7
Phone:      250-940-1028

Selkirk Place - exterior   Selkirk Place - interior


Access to subsidized residential care is coordinated by Island Health staff. For more information on subsidized residential care, contact the Home Health Office nearest you. Please do not contact the Operator directly regarding subsidized residential care. For information on private residential care, please refer to the Seniors Housing Directory of BC.


Publicly Subsidized Units: 185
Private-Pay Units: 32

Building Description

Built in 2008. Seven storey complex care tower with adjoining 42 bed Assisted Living building on Jutland Road. Exterior patio on Gorge Road and Garden/Pond area on Jutland Road side. Nearby: Galloping Goose trail, Selkirk Tressle and Gorge Waterway.

Building Amenities

Hairdressing Salon, Fitness Room, Craft Room, Recreation/Theatre Room with adjacent Kitchen.

Neighbourhood/Community Amenities

Legion, restaurants, coffee shops, and park with benches nearby.

Philosophy of Care

“The Family Way”

Accreditation Status

Accredited with Commendation May 2013.

Accreditation is an external peer review process to assess and improve the services health care organizations provide to their patients and clients, based on standards of excellence set by Accreditation Canada. For more information, visit here: http://www.accreditation.ca

Type of Accommodation

217 complex care rooms, majority are private rooms and a small number of double occupancy rooms.

Special Recreational Opportunities

Exercise room with fitness equipment specific for seniors.


On Victoria transit bus route – one block to site from nearest bus stop.

Motorized Scooter Policy

No motorized scooter operated within facility; parking available for motorized scooters.


Residents pay up to 80% of their after tax income which covers the cost of food and accommodation.

Pet Policy

No pets allowed.

Smoking Policy

No smoking.

Safety/Security Features

Site has fenced areas, keypad entry/exit, external and internal cameras.

Visiting Information

During influenza season (typically December-March), to help protect patients from the flu, all visitors will be expected to wear a mask in our facilities if they have not had a flu shot. For more information, please read our Frequently Asked Questions (PDF) and Influenza Protection Policy (PDF).

Note:  Provincial policy requires all visitors to be informed:  "Violence, foul language and abusive behaviours are not acceptable. Verbal threats or acts of violence will not be tolerated and may result in removal from this facility and/or prosecution."