Port Credit’s best-kept secret for supportive, lakeside retirement living.
With stunning lakefront views, Chartwell Regency is an intimate, boutique-style retirement community well situated in a prestigious Port Credit neighbourhood. Offering an independent living lifestyle, our retirement home is well-known for providing a friendly, welcoming atmosphere defined by a sense of belonging and a strong community of residents and staff.
Looking to enjoy the tranquil lull of the waves on Lake Ontario? Here, you'll have the option to choose from spacious and bright studio, one- or two-bedroom suites featuring large windows where you can indulge in lakefront views. In addition, our dedicated, long-standing staff deliver a variety of supportive services that allow you to age comfortably in place.
Welcome to Port Credit
Our tranquil location in Port Credit is the perfect place for you to retire. With its quaint village setting and harbour on Lake Ontario, Port Credit offers something for everyone, including a wide array of restaurants, retailers, grocery stores, places of worship, an iconic lighthouse, and coffee shops, many within easy walking distance. In addition, you’ll love Port Credit’s thriving arts and cultural scene, including a waterfront festival, art shows, and comedy fest. If you're looking for a great place to enjoy nature, you can visit the pier overlooking Credit River, with its beautiful walking trails.
All-inclusive retirement living
At Chartwell Regency, you can rest easy knowing that you live in a safe, worry-free setting where you can pursue the lifestyle you want. In addition to three delicious and nutritious daily meals, housekeeping, and flexible care services, we provide a range of engaging recreational experiences designed to keep you engaged, active and entertained.
Inside, you'll find our friendly community of residents loves to have fun and enjoy our many experiences, including our Happy Hours, pub nights, exercise classes, live entertainment, and bus outings around Port Credit. If desired, we also offer private chauffeur services for appointments or shopping. And don’t forget our beautiful outdoor garden, where you can plant flowers or vegetables. It's no wonder that our residents are proud to call us home!
The dining experience
With three delicious daily meals, the dining experience at Chartwell Regency is part of your boutique-style senior-living package, giving you the freedom and opportunity to savour every aspect of an engaging, independent retirement lifestyle. Begin your experience by stepping into our beautiful dining room, where flexible dining times give you choices to fit your schedule. With its spacious layout, soaring coffered ceiling, and vistas overlooking our patio and gardens, you’ll feel instantly at ease here, surrounded by the lively chatter of residents, and welcoming staff. Then think about whether you’ll select from our diversified daily feature menu, or our à la carte menu. Regardless of your choice, you’ll receive a meal crafted from fresh, wholesome ingredients, sourced locally through our supplier whenever possible. We also have a private dining room to host family, and a bistro where you can enjoy a freshly prepared snack and a hot beverage. At the end of every day, our goal is to provide you with a wholly satisfying dining experience.
Activities and amenities
At Chartwell Regency, we embrace our diverse, close-knit community of residents, their families, and staff, making our residence a vibrant and supportive place to call home. We love getting together whenever we wish, whether that’s a spontaneous chat over coffee at our bistro or on our garden patio during the nice weather, or at one of our fun and fulfilling activities and outings. Consider joining us for a “Walk the Block” stroll, or a Rhythm ‘N’ Moves session, or engage your brain—and your sense of fun—in a lively game of Scrabble on the patio. We are gardeners and bakers, lovers of food and culture, and volunteers through our H.O.P.E initiative. You’ll find us out in our chauffeured car doing errands, or on our shuttle taking advantage of Port Credit’s dynamic festivals, restaurants, shops, and parks. And if you enjoy Happy Hour by the fire, regular musical performances in our lounge, or coming together for worship services, Chartwell Regency could be the place you are proud to call home.
A selection of inviting suites
PROMO starting from $4,302/month
Although our residence is boutique sized, we offer a number of floor plans within our spacious, light-filled studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom suites, most of which include convenient kitchenettes for light meal preparation. You can also enjoy garden views, or—from our upper floors—panoramic lakefront vistas. We invite you to explore the layout that works best for your unique lifestyle, needs, and budget.
Senior living in Port Credit, Mississauga
If Port Credit is a hidden gem of a lakefront neighbourhood tucked into Mississauga’s urban metropolis, then Chartwell Regency is an equally vibrant jewel of senior living. Located in a prestigious, quiet area on Mississauga Road North, but just steps away from Port Credit’s charming historic downtown and the network of walking paths and waterfront parks hugging the shores of Lake Ontario and the Credit River, our residence is within walking distance—or a short drive or transit ride—to almost every desirable amenity. You’ll find both national and independent grocery stores, chain and local stores, coffee shops, pharmacies, unique restaurants, banks, and medical and dental clinics. Trillium Health Partners Mississauga Hospital is a 10-minute drive away. The nearby GO train whisks you to downtown Toronto in 20 minutes, and the QEW is also minutes north from Mississauga Road.
Things to do in Port Credit, Mississauga
The beautiful shorelines of Lake Ontario and the Credit River make a spectacular starting point for Port Credit’s rich and varied amenities and attractions. Because of its historic downtown chock-full of unique shops, restaurants, galleries, gardens, and parks—all eminently walkable—it’s especially attractive to seniors looking for an engaging lifestyle.
You could start your tour in Port Credit Memorial Park, with its architecturally-award-winning local library at the entrance, followed by a looping path and gazebo. The park is home to many festivals, including the Mississauga Waterfront Festival, Mississauga VegFest, Southside Shuffle Jazz & Blues Festival, and the Port Credit Busker Fest.
J.J. Plaus Park is another downtown green space that leads you to the water’s edge, where street musicians play in the warmer months and the Snug Harbour Restaurant beckons, one of the area’s most popular eateries. You’ll also have a great view of the iconic Port Credit Lighthouse across the bridge, one of the most picturesque attractions in the neighbourhood. If you’re not strolling the Waterfront Trail that winds its way through Port Credit, walk along Lakeshore Road, and stop into a café or one of the many fashion and gift boutiques. You’ll find harvest wagons of fresh food too, at the local seasonal farmer’s market, a little further east on Lakeshore Rd.
Shopping for retirement homes?
There are many important factors to consider when trying to find the best retirement community for yourself or a loved one. Practical considerations like location, cost and the right support or care services for your unique needs, emotional considerations like how the residence made you feel and your interactions with staff, and so much more. Read our helpful guide today for questions to ask during a tour, topics to discuss with family, and how to make a decision you can feel confident in..