Ottawa’s Best Kept Retirement Secret

Independent Living * Assisted Living * Memory Living

Welcome to City View!

Come for a visit with your loved one and see for yourself what Ottawa's Best Kept Retirement Secret is all about!

City View has been designed with you in mind.

We are a locally owned and operated retirement community that places an emphasis on quality of care and affordability.

City View takes pride in the leadership experience of our directors as well as in the capable and dedicated professional staff that have been recruited to serve residents and their needs.

City View’s objective is to create a comfortable, family oriented community where residents are able to adjust to their new lives and new home easily – all the while being wholeheartedly embraced by compassionate and energetic staff.

No expense has been spared, no detail overlooked to make this your perfect retirement home.

Call us at  (613) 518-4627 to book your tour.

We are a Community Hub!

Here at City View Retirement Community in Ottawa, not only do we offer affordable living packages, but fun and exciting recreational and social programs – a café for relaxing, a pub, and our very own big screen movie theatre!

Our schedule is jam packed with educational and social events that serve our community.

Drop-in tours are welcome anytime – we promise you won’t be disappointed in what City View has to offer!

Choices In Care

Life at City View is designed to be carefree and comfortable for our retired professionals. We support an independent and active lifestyle for all retirement home residents. Our wellness activities will enhance your mind and body. Plus, our enhanced services will give you the piece of mind that we will take care of any additional needs in the future. Come and visit us to see how a retirement community should be!


Retirement Living

City View offers affordable Retirement Living packages that include private suites designed specifically for the needs of residents. An affordable Retirement Living package includes three meals daily in our beautiful dining room, weekly housekeeping service, 24 hour Nursing supervision, laundry facilities, fun and exciting recreational and social programs, café for relaxing and socializing and our own big screen movie theater.


Assisted Living

City View also offers affordable Assisted Living packages which are custom tailored to the specific needs of residents who require a little extra help. Available services include: daily living assistance, dining assistance, individualized health care plans administered by a compassionate, loving staff and much, much more. City view’s staff will work with prospective residents to create a customized and caring service package that makes the transition to assisted living, comfortable, positive and stress free.


Short Term Care

City View is pleased to provide a safe and nurturing environment to individuals requiring short term accommodation, assistance and services. Short term residents benefit from the same packages permanent Retirement Living and Assisted Living residents receive.

Choices In Accommodation


City View suites are designed for comfort and come in sizes that suit any budget. We also include additional services to help make your stay a delight!

We have 189 individual suites of various sizes and with additional features such as kitchenettes, or patios.

Below are three typical floor plans and photos. Call us at 613-518-4627 to book your personalized tour and to visit the available suites.


Studio Suite Highlights

  • Custom kitchenettes, cupboards, sink, bar fridge, microwave
  • In-suite closets with closet organizers
  • Walk-in shower, safety bar and bath seat
  • Window dressings
  • Privately adjusted heat controls
  • Smoke detectors and sprinkler system throughout
  • Private mail boxes
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One Bedroom Highlights

In addition to the Studio unit, one bedroom suites offer:

  • Optional walk-out patios and terraces
  • Additional closets with organizers
  • Separate sleeping room



Memory Living

Our Memory Living unit offers:

  • Separate dining area and lounge
  • Special memory features in rooms
  • Personalized memory care




At City View, retirement residence food means an accredited chef working up with experienced cooks, choosing fresh ingredients and balanced meals that tingle the tastebuds. Come in and try our food!

We offer Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in our dining room and there are no set sittings for meals.

Here are a few unexpected extras our retirement home includes:

  • Our tea room and servery is open 7/24 and includes juices, coffee, tea, cookies, fruits and healthy snacks
  • Dietary restrictions, food allergies, and diabetic meals
  • Special requests for the private dining room
  • Menu choices for every meal


Our café and pub are open for residents to relax and socialize with their neighbours and family.

Choir front view SPD 2019


Recreation Rooms include our theatre, our exercise area, our hair salon and therapeutic spa and a variety of exercise programs to enhance your well being. There's something for everyone!


Community Hub Events!

City View is a Community Hub for the City View and surrounding Ottawa and  Nepean neighbourhoods. Our social calendar is always full of exciting and innovative events for seniors and everyone!