Monterey Recreation Centre

1442 Monterey Avenue
Victoria BC, V8S 4W1

Welcome to Monterey Recreation Centre. There are many multi-purpose rooms in this facility which support fitness and leisure activities that provide opportunities for adults of all ages to move, learn, connect, and be engaged in the community. Programs and activities include cards, arts and craft classes, adult learning courses, exercise, health and wellness workshops and socially-focused club activities. Before or after your activity, enjoy some delicious fresh-baked goods or lunch in the Fern Café.

Building Hours Registration Hours
Monday-Tuesday 8:30am–4:30pm 8:30am–4:00pm
Wednesday 8:30am-9:00pm 8:30am-4:00pm
Thursday-Friday 8:30am–4:30pm 8:30am–4:00pm
Saturday 8:30am–4:00pm 8:30am–4:00pm
Sunday 1:00–4:00pm 1:00–4:00pm
Statutory Holidays 1:00–4:00pm 1:00–4:00pm



To reach a specific staff member at Monterey Recreation Centre, please see the Staff Directory under Contact Us.

Fern Café

Monday-Friday: 10:30am-2:00pm

Note: Hours are subject to change.

The café has a beautiful garden indoor seating area, with a large skylight to bring in the natural light, fueling a relaxed atmosphere for conversation during lunch or a mid-morning treat with your friends. The Fern Café offers fresh homemade salads, sandwiches, and baked goods made by our in-house baker and our chef, plus coffee and other beverages. 

Entrance to the café is located on the north side of Monterey Recreation Centre, up the ramp from Hampshire Road. We look forward to seeing you!

Fern Cafe Weekly Menu

Weekly Specials

Specials are Tuesday-Thursday. Head into Monterey Centre to find out what's cooking or look on the Adult Programs Page just above the Fern Café accordion . 

Assorted Sandwiches | $5.25
Assorted Fresh Salads | $5.75
House Made Soups | $3.75
House Made Baked Goods, Coffee, Tea, and Cold Drinks
Assorted Frozen Entrees


Parking decals are available for sale at Reception by appointment. If your decal expired during the shutdown months, bring it in for replacement. The shutdown time will be recognized.

Parking is located in the upper lot in front of the Centre on Monterey Avenue and in the small lot across from the centre. You can may also use the underground parking on Hampshire Road.