Hillfield Strathallan College is located in the heart of Hamilton. It sits on edge of the Hamilton mountain which overlooks a picturesque view of the city and lake Ontario. The school is set in the middle of several large sport fields, between two major streets and is surrounded by a residential area. The neighbourhood and community around Hillfield Strathallan College is family friendly. Located beside Mohawk College and down the street from St. Joseph's Hospital. The area is becoming a bombing education centre for the whole community. Students in grade 10 and up are allowed off school property during the lunch period. Many students use their lunch break to visit around the area as well as enjoy many different and interesting restaurants. Overall the area is a perfect fit for Hillfield Strathallan College.