Blackburn Hamlet – Ottawa East Neighbourhood Tour
Blackburn Hamlet Welcome to Blackburn Hamlet! This unique little suburban community is nestled completely within the city’s greenbelt in the east end of Ottawa, roughly 15 mins to downtown. If
Navan – Sarsfield – Ottawa East Neighbourhood Tour
Navan Ontario Welcome to Navan Ontario! This rural community to the far east of Ottawa is located southeast of the suburban community of Orleans. Having been named after the town
Cumberland Ottawa – East Ottawa Neighbourhood Tour
Cumberland Ottawa This community is considered to be a large village that was part of the historic Township of Cumberland. While it may be confused with the short lived City
Convent Glen – Orleans Neighbourhood Tour
convent glen Welcome to the established neighbourhood of Convent Glen. This community covers the north-west area of the suburb of Orléans, and is bordered by the National Capital Greenbelt to
Chatelaine Village – Orleans Neighbourhood Tour
Chatelaine Village orleans Welcome to Chatelaine Village, which includes the neighbourhood of Queenswood Village, and is bounded by the Ottawa River to the north, the Queensway to the south, Trim
Cardinal Creek – Orleans Neighbourhood Tour
Cardinal Creek Orleans Welcome to the neighbourhood of Cardinal Creek Orleans! Currently the most eastern neighbourhood in the suburb of Orleans, just 25 minutes to downtown Ottawa. Cardinal Creek is a
Fallingbrook Orleans – Ottawa Neighbourhood Tour
Fallingbrook Orleans Welcome to Fallingbrook Orleans – a neighbourhood in the suburb of Orleans located on the east edge and is bounded by Tenth Line Road in the west, St.
Queenswood Heights – Orleans Neighbourhood Tour
Queenswood Heights Orleans Welcome to the Queenswood Heights! A neighbourhood in the east end suburb of Orleans, just 20 minutes outside of downtown Ottawa. This neighbourhood is one of the
Avalon Orleans – Portobello Orleans
avalon – portbello orleans Welcome to the neighbourhood of Avalon Orleans in the suburb of Orleans, in the east end of Ottawa. This neighbourhood was virtually non-existent until the late
Orleans Village – Chateauneuf – Neighbourhood Tour
Orleans Village Chateauneuf Welcome to the Orleans Village Chateauneuf in Orleans Ottawa! This quaint neighbourhood is nestled just east of Orleans Blvd and north of Innes Road, with a large
Chapel Hill Ottawa – Orleans Neighbourhood Tour
Chapel Hill Ottawa Welcome to the neighbourhood of Chapel Hill Ottawa in the suburb of Orleans, just 15 minutes east of the city of Ottawa. Chapel Hill is an expanding
Vanier North – Ottawa Neighbourhood Tour
vanier ONTARIO – VANIER north ottawa Welcome to Vanier North! Vanier Ontario was once a fully Francophone city on its own, is now an ever gentrifying neighbourhood in the city
Vanier South – Ottawa Neighbourhood Tour
vanier ottawa Welcome to Vanier South part of the greater Vanier Ottawa area. This neighbourhood sits between Montreal Road and McArthur Avenue, both which offer shops, services, grocery stores, and
East Ottawa is the next-door neighbour to the bustle of Central Ottawa. Away from the government and financial districts, this area is quieter and more residential.
You’ll still find plenty of history in community. The Prime Minister lives here, after all. So does the Governor General of Canada, in Rideau Hall. Visit this mansion to see a large collection of Canadian paintings.
The neighbourhoods near Central Ottawa are filled with history. Historic homes line city streets and share space with international embassies. Some of the oldest neighbourhoods in Ottawa are found in this area, which is quite bilingual with many French-speaking residents.
Neighbourhoods of East Ottawa
As you move east and further away from Central Ottawa, East Ottawa becomes more modern and family-oriented. Residential neighbourhoods share space with museums and business parks. Industrial parks and green spaces sit among elementary schools and small businesses.
Residents and visitors to the area enjoy attractions like the Canadian Aviation and Space Museum. Anyone in the mood for a little skating can visit the Saint-Laurent Complex. Whether you want to skate or play some hockey, there’s a program for you.
The community is home to Asbury College and the Canadian Police College. These smaller campuses nestle into business and residential areas. If you want to do some shopping, a trip to the St. Laurent Shopping Centre is definitely in order.
Nature lovers will be drawn to the area by the Caldwell Carver Conservation Area. This wooded nature area contains McKay Lake and a nearby pond. It’s a great area for hiking and watching wildlife.
East Ottawa’s bilingual community is well served by the Hôpital Montfort. This health care complex provides services in both English and French.
East Ottawa is filled with neighbourhoods both old and new. Its communities are diverse and welcoming.
Chapel Hill North and South – Ottawa Neighbourhood Tour
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