Located in the French Quarter, the community of Château Vanier in is quickly becoming the next best thing to living downtown!

Active Lifestyle

By day, enjoy the shopping of Beechwood Village, attend a summer festival in Strathcona Park, or cycle the network of bike paths that is close by. By night, take part of social activities, dine at restaurants in the Byward Market, attend the theatre or ballet at the National Arts Centre, or take an evening stroll along the Rideau River.

For those who like to work out, you will enjoy our fitness center. The gym includes a treadmill, elliptical cross trainer, stationary bicycle, strength training station, and free weights - all the newest. You can also enjoy our warm Olympic-sized indoor swimming pool.


From Château Vanier, you have quick and easy access to all of Ottawa’s foremost shopping venues.

Grocery shopping is easy at the Loblaws across the street from Vanier Parkway. You are walking distance (750 m) from FreshCo, heading east on McArthur Avenue, for a cheaper alternative. The Beechwood Village shopping area with its many shops and boutiques is located within walking distance (less than 2 km).

A ten minute drive west brings you to the Rideau Centre and the Byward Market. The #14 bus at your front door will bring you there as well.

A 3 km drive southeast and you will be at the St-Laurent Shopping Centre. The #14 bus takes you directly to the St-Laurent mall.

Eating Out

From Château Vanier, you are but a short distance from some of the best dinning Ottawa has to offer:


Located at the corner of McArthur Avenue and Vanier Parkway, Château Vanier is minutes away from every major destination in Ottawa.

OC Transpo bus route #14 which stops at your front door brings you directly to the Rideau Centre and downtown Ottawa or to the St-Laurent Shopping Mall.

Walk up Vanier Parkway (to Montreal Road) for OC Transpo bus route #2 and #15 or McArthur Avenue (to North River Road) for OC Transpo bus route #18.