In the heart of Morrisburg, enjoy a worry-free retirement lifestyle in a village-like setting. 

Chartwell Hartford Retirement Residence is tucked into the heart of Morrisburg, approximately a half hour west of Cornwall. Our traditional retirement community is as warm and welcoming as the village itself, with residents and staff perpetuating our feeling of small-town friendliness.  

Our quaint residential neighbourhood with mature trees is conveniently located nearby a number of local amenities, including restaurants, liquor stores, coffee shops, retail shopping, and places of worship—many within close walking distance. Here, you can enjoy the best of both worlds, as we're also down the street from pretty green space, including Morrisburg Waterfront Park, Morrisburg Beach and Public Dock, South Dundas Dog Park, and Morrisburg Golf Club—all along the shores of the St. Lawrence River. 

Personalized services for your unique lifestyle 

The lifestyle at Chartwell Hartford is ideal for independent seniors, as well as those who may need additional support with aspects of daily life. We offer a host of convenient and valuable independent living services that make life comfortable and worry-free, empowering you to spend your time and energy on the people and pursuits most important to you in your retirement years. Examples of independent supportive services you may consider taking advantage of include medication management, assistance with your morning or evening routine, and much more. You’ll find our dedicated, long-standing staff are here to make your life better and get to know you well so they can better support your health, happiness, and peace of mind. 

Suites and on-site amenities 

At Chartwell Hartford, you can choose from bright and spacious studio and one-bedroom suites, where you’ll find yourself relaxing after a day of socializing, dining, or exploring the neighbourhood. We also have a selection of on-site amenities that act as an extension of your personal space, including an open-concept dining room, activity room, bistro, and outdoor space. We have a strong reputation in our community and are very involved in local celebrations, including the town’s beloved Tubie Festival—meaning you can not only stay active and engaged within our residence, but outside of it too. 

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Flexible care and support

To ensure personalized support, our Care Assist program—an offering of à la carte wellness services and all-inclusive care packages—further provides you with the flexibility to add or remove services. This empowers you to create a customized care plan that meets your unique needs, preferences, and abilities so you can feel your best each day. 

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The dining experience

At Chartwell Hartford, your delicious and healthy meals are prepared by our food services team and served by welcoming staff in our dining room. You can make your selection from an ever-changing menu of entrées, salads, soups, and desserts, with both à la carte options and featured daily specials. Invite guests to join you for a meal, enjoy snacks in our bistro, or host your family and friends for a relaxing catered meal in our private dining room. 

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Carrot soup in a bowl with carrot, crouton and basil garnish

Take a closer look at the lifestyle at Chartwell Hartford. 

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Activities and amenities

Fun activities and well-kept amenities are a highlight of independent living at Chartwell Hartford, so it’s easy for you to keep learning and stay social. You always decide what you’d like to do each day, depending on your priorities and interests. Activities range from fitness classes and educational workshops to movies, live entertainment, and simply chatting with friends on our sunny terrace. If you’d rather not drive, you can join your neighbours on a day trip aboard our shuttle bus—it’s a great way to go shopping or sightseeing, or visit a nearby festival, attraction, or sporting event. Our creative staff love organizing activities for you and your peers.  

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A selection of inviting suites

PROMO starting from $2,330/month

Chartwell Hartford offers a range of welcoming independent living suites, some with a kitchenette or kitchen. You can choose from well-planned studio or one-bedroom layouts to suit your needs and finances. Our suites are pet-friendly, so your small pet can join you too! 


Senior living in Morrisburg 

Our location in historic Morrisburg offers a wonderful blend of small-town charm and urban services like restaurants, a local medical clinic, banks, and pharmacies, all close to home. The Iroquois Shopping Plaza is a 10-minute drive from our retirement residence and Winchester District Memorial Hospital is 20 minutes away. We’re on 5th Street, just off Main Street and County Road 2, so it’s easy for you and your visitors to get around.  

Things to do in Morrisburg   

A 30-minute drive west of Cornwall, Morrisburg is one of many small communities tucked along the shores of the St. Lawrence River. Morrisburg Beach and Earl Baker Park, both clean and well-maintained sites, are just down the road from our residence, offering plenty of opportunities for relaxing in nature. History fans might enjoy exploring the living history museum at Upper Canada Village. Practice your putt at Upper Canada Golf Course or drop in for a drink at its pub offering a panoramic view of the course. Live music and theatre options include productions by the Upper Canada Playhouse, St. Lawrence Acoustic Stage, or Aultsville Theatre. Smokie Ridge Vineyard and Stone Crop Acres are excellent spots to enjoy local wine and cider tastings and tours. Don’t miss the famous summertime waterfront Tubie Festival. Chartwell Hartford has been part of the neighbourhood for many years, and we love to be involved in community events.  

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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..

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