What to Expect
Overbrook is a neighbourhood in the Rideau-Rockcliffe Ward, in the East end of Ottawa. It is located across the Rideau River, from the South of Vanier to the neighbourhood of Sandy Hill. On the east side of Overbrook is the former city of Gloucester.
Overbook is a rapidly developing neighbourhood. This community is increasingly popular with young families and professionals that seek to live near the downtown core, without sacrificing bigger lots and green spaces.
Overbrook is a quiet residential neighbourhood, conveniently situated near the St. Laurent Shopping Centre and the Ottawa Trainyards shopping district. Residents of Overbrook can enjoy easy access to the city’s public transit at the St. Laurent Transit station and roughly 5-10 minute drive to downtown and about 20 minutes to the airport.
What You'll Love
Overbrook has a fantastic location in the heart of the city. With multiple schools, parks recreation centres and after school programs the neighbourhood is perfect for families and couples who seek to be near the attractions of the downtown core without all the headaches that come with it.