Ottawa's Finest

Ottawa’s Only Intimate Boutique Style Community

Welcome to Governor’s Walk, an elegant retirement residence located on the edge of Rockcliffe, only steps away from the picturesque Rideau River and the New Edinburgh Park. Here, you’ll find unmatched retirement living and resident care – in an environment that offers the best in comfort, safety and enjoyment.

Governor’s Walk is Ottawa’s only intimate, boutique-style retirement community. Suites are designed to maximize independence, meals are culinary delights, and residents benefit from a variety of care options.

Winner of the 2014 & 2015 Consumers Choice Award

2014 and 2015 Consumers Choice AwardVoted Best Retirement Community in Ottawa
Governor's Walk was chosen by the people of Ottawa for demonstrating integrity and providing high-quality care and services to all of our residents and their family members. Learn More >

Services tailored to your needs

  • 24-hour professional staffing
  • In-house emergency response
  • Individual medication programs
  • Weight, blood sugar and blood pressure monitoring
  • Bathing, hygiene and specialized assistance
  • Personal escort to recreation programs
  • Mealtime support
  • And more...

Memorable dining experiences

Residents praise the food for good reason. Our Red Seal Chef prepares a wide-ranging menu that appeals to many different tastes and dietary needs. Guests dine in gracious surroundings complete with fireplace, piano lounge and patio. We also help families organize and prepare special events, like birthday celebrations and private family parties. Just ask about reserving a guest table for your loved ones.

Get a 'taste' of our dining experience.

Historic building in a perfect setting

Imagine a traditional luxury hotel feel in the heart of a prestigious urban setting. That is the unique style of Governor’s Walk seniors residence, a former chapel and friary that has been thoroughly updated to combine modern conveniences with the many attractions of central Ottawa. It is an assisted living setting with character and taste that still maintains a friendly and personal charm.

Find the suite that is right for you.

Join us for lunch and a tour

If you would like to learn more about Governor’s Walk, we highly recommend booking a tour. You can even sample from our menu, as you discover the very best in seniors care environments.

Request information or book a tour today!

About AgeCare

A trusted provider of aging in place communities to seniors across Canada

AgeCare is dedicated to creating vibrant communities that celebrate and support aging with dignity, independence and community interaction for seniors. We offer our residents a safe and secure home-like atmosphere where they and their families can be assured peace of mind.