Laajalahti

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Laajalahti
Bredvik
District of Espoo
Location of Laajalahti within Espoo
Location of Laajalahti within Espoo
Coordinates: 60°12′00″N 024°48′15″E / 60.20000°N 24.80417°E / 60.20000; 24.80417Coordinates: 60°12′00″N 024°48′15″E / 60.20000°N 24.80417°E / 60.20000; 24.80417
Country Finland
Municipality Espoo
Region Uusimaa
Sub-region Greater Helsinki
Main District Suur-Tapiola
Inner District(s) Ruukinranta, Pohjois-Laajalahti
Population (2006)
 • Total 3,512
Languages
 • Finnish 90.2 %
 • Swedish 6.0 %
 • Other 3.8 %
Jobs 1,865

Laajalahti (Swedish: Bredvik) is a district of Espoo, a city in Finland. It belongs to the area of Suur-Tapiola together with Westend, Tapiola, North Tapiola, Otaniemi, Niittykumpu, Mankkaa, and Haukilahti. It gets its name from the bay on which it is located. Laajalahti belongs to three sectors; Laajaranta, Lupauksenvuori, and Ruukinranta.

Laajalahti includes a nature preservation area near the seashore, with a hiking trail leading to Otaniemi

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