- The Valleyview area has many amenities including a number of shopping centres within a few minutes walk of Valleyview.
- Retailers include Cooper's Foods, Shoppers Drug Mart, Subway, BC Liquor Store, a deli, and a coffee shop
- 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 often less than 10 minutes
- Close to City bus service
- A short walk to schools and parks