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All That Centretown Has to Offer

When people ask us where the best places are to live in Ottawa, we find that we always end up talking about Centretown. With all that it has to offer, it’s hard not to boast about this part of the city. It really does have something for everyone, offering residents a wide variety of living arrangements, amenities, entertainment, and activities year-round. So, if you’re looking for a new place to call home, you should definitely check out Centretown and its quality rental selection.

To help you determine if it’s the right location for you, here are some of the top reasons why Centretown has become one of the most sought out neighbourhoods in the city.


Centretown is a lively area with over 100 restaurants, coffee shops, and specialty shops that offer foodies and shoppers all kinds of amazing options at every price point. It also provides residents with easy access to the popular ByWard market where you can find an assortment of restaurants and a number of vendors and activities. If you prefer indoor shopping, there are a variety of excellent options in the Centretown area, like the massive Rideau Centre located close by.

Close To Everything

The Centretown area is also close to everything! You can easily reach the famous Parliament Buildings, the historic Sparks and Elgin street, the Rideau Canal, and also the financial area. And, if you enjoy biking and walking, you can easily get around to all your favourite retail shops, stores, and restaurants quickly. Centretown also has a number of public transit routes and roads that connect you all over the city within minutes.

Vibrant Cultural Community

The area of Centretown is also home to a diverse range of nationalities, which gives the area its true Canadian, multicultural charm. This vibrant community is also popular for those of all ages, making it one of the most interesting and exciting places to live.

Gorgeous Historic Homes

Renters who choose Centretown as their home have an amazing selection to choose from, including some of the most beautiful, historic homes to live in. Many of the old houses have been transformed to include rental units, but if you prefer spacious purpose built apartments, you also have a wide variety to choose from. And no matter what your price range is, Centretown has options for you.

Lots Of Recreational Options

Another advantage of this area is that you are right by the Rideau Canal. That means you can walk, jog, cycle, or play any time of the day. Some of the most scenic parks in Ottawa are also in this neighbourhood, like the Confederation park and Dundonald park, which host a variety of activities and events year-round.

Ample Festivities

You will never be bored when you live in this neighbourhood. You are just a short distance to the market, city hall and parliament hill, which are constantly hosting exciting entertainment and activities. If you like to engage in all the festivities that Ottawa has to offer, Centretown is the place to be.