What to Expect
Vanier is a neighbourhood in the Rideau-Vanier Ward in Ottawa’s East end. The neighbourhood is located on the East bank of the Rideau River, across from Sandy Hill, Lowertown, and south of Rockcliffe Park, Manor Park, Lindenlea and New Edinburgh.
Vanier has a relatively small area with a high population density. It is also known as one of the last relatively inexpensive neighbourhoods in Ottawa, right next to downtown. The neighbourhood is becoming more and more popular in younger families.
Vanier offers a wide variety of retail shops, strip malls, restaurants, and bars. With several existing and proposed upscale condominiums and infill developments this neighbourhood is up and coming and minutes from downtown.
What You'll Love
Vanier is one of the last relatively inexpensive neighbourhoods in the city. Being so close to downtown gives its residents a chance at a downtown lifestyle without the cost. Just a short drive away from St.Laurent Shopping Centre and access to the 417 highway.