Today we are shining the Community Spotlight on one of Ottawa's best-kept secrets! The connected neighbourhoods of Convent Glen North and Convent Glen South make up Convent Glen in the east end of Ottawa in Orleans, with a wide variety of home types available.
Convent Glen is conveniently located in the East end of Ottawa. This community has easy access to the highway and great transportations services. Including an upcoming LRT station. You can be downtown in minutes!
The location also lends itself to some great recreation. You are near the Ottawa River which means walking paths and biking in the Summer. In the Winter you can enjoy Cross-Country Skiing!
Additionally, you'll be able to shop inside your own neighbourhood! There are plenty of local restaurants such as Al Jabal Bakery, Greek Plus, and more! There's also an LCBO, Shoppers Drug Mart, and a Metro, so you do not need to go far for essentials!
This area offers some of the best schools in Ottawa at all age levels and boards. Highschools include Cairine Wilson and St. Matthew's, which are both great schools that offer great programs. For example, Cairine Wilson offers an outdoor education program that is considered the best in Ottawa.
The homes in this area are beautiful! They feature great yards and true pride of ownership. Take a walk around a home that recently sold in Convent Glen North.
Convent Glen is a place that people take a lot of pride in. They are happy to be in the community and want to foster that feeling! There is a Convent Glen Community Association. This group organizes event such as Winter Carnivals and maintain ice on several outdoor rinks. They also have monthly newsletters so you'll always know what is going on in your community.
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