- The Valleyview area has many amenities including a number of shopping centres within a few minutes walk of Bonnie Lee Apartments.
- Retailers include Cooper's Foods, Shoppers Drug Mart, Subway, BC Liquor Store, a deli, and Starbucks
- Valleyview is convenient by car to downtown Kamloops and the Sahali neighbourhood with its major shopping centres and big box stores.
- Driving to TRU is less than 10 minutes
- Close to city bus service
- Elementary and secondary schools are within short walking distance