A welcoming, bilingual setting offering a worry-free lifestyle in the heart of Orleans.
Chartwell Belcourt is a bilingual retirement community proud to offer a range of living and care options to ensure your needs can be met with convenience, flexibility, and peace of mind. Living options at Chartwell Belcourt include independent living suites with flexible services in our main retirement residence, as well as independent seniors’ apartments.
The support you need for the worry-free lifestyle you deserve
At Chartwell Belcourt, you can continue to live the independent lifestyle you want, coupled with the care and support you need, if desired. In our spacious retirement suites, you’ll benefit from delicious and wholesome meals, housekeeping, 24-hour security, and a selection of social and leisure experiences. Should you require some extra support to live more comfortably—such as medication management—you will also feel reassured knowing that a variety of wellness services are available when you need them via our Care Assist program. You’ll find all these value-added services contribute to a lifestyle that celebrates how you want to live in your retirement years.
A friendly, bilingual team
Our professional and fully bilingual team is committed to providing the highest quality of personalized care, helping ensure that you are given the special attention that you deserve. Everyone working at Chartwell Belcourt is committed to Making People’s Lives BETTER, and you’ll see that shine through in your daily interactions with staff—whether it be a morning greeting with the receptionist, a story exchanged with our dining servers, or shared laughter with any of our team members.
With a strong sense of community and a positive reputation built on respect, trust, and service excellence, you’ll be proud to call Chartwell Belcourt home.
The dining experience
Flexible dining programs and packages are one of the hallmarks of the carefree, active lifestyle at Chartwell Belcourt. Choose from an ever-changing daily menu featuring wholesome and delicious dishes prepared by our food service team. Enjoy the friendly service by our bilingual staff in the dining room, or book the private dining room to entertain your family with catering by our team.
Activities and amenities
You’ll notice the warmth and liveliness of the atmosphere at Chartwell Belcourt right from the moment you’re greeted in the lobby. When you’re not relaxing in your private suite or apartment, or you can join your neighbours and take advantage of numerous daily recreational activities arranged by our attentive staff. You might like to keep your fitness up with exercise classes or a game of darts, try one of our arts and crafts programs, or explore the community for shopping or a fun day trip. Our residents appreciate that they can be as active and involved as they like, whether they are enjoying a favourite pastime or discovering a passion alongside like-minded friends.
A selection of inviting suites
Starting from $2,593/month
At Chartwell Belcourt, you’ll find a selection of suite sizes and layouts to suit your independent living needs. Choose from comfortable studios and one-bedroom suites in our retirement residence, or spacious one-bedroom or two-bedroom seniors’ apartments featuring full kitchens and a patio or balcony, ideal for downsizers.
Retirement living in Orleans
At our retirement community featuring seniors’ apartments in Orleans, you’ll be living at the heart of a peaceful Ottawa suburb, just 15 minutes from downtown Ottawa. Chartwell Belcourt is located on a residential street just off St. Joseph Boulevard. Our location on the main street means you will be an easy walk or short bus ride away from a wide variety of stores, services, and amenities—ranging from quiet neighbourhood parks and community centres to restaurants, coffee shops, banks, churches, pharmacies, and health clinics.
Things to do in Orleans
Orleans is a fast-growing city just east of Ottawa with a beautiful setting along the Ottawa River, plenty of modern conveniences and a strong sense of community. Green spaces abound in Orleans, including the Bilberry Creek Trail, Centrum Pathway Park, Queenswood Ridge Park or the park and beach at picturesque Petrie Island, a popular destination for Canada Day celebrations. Swimmers get their water fitness at the Ray Friel Recreation Complex, which also has a gym and activity programs. Our residents love taking trips to the Shenkman Arts Centre for live music, theatre, dance, and entertainment. Catch up with your family over lunch at St. Hubert or meet a friend at one of multiple seniors’ centres in the community. Getting around is easy thanks to the Queensway and Highway 417, and you’re a short drive from all of Ottawa’s attractions, such as the Canadian Museum of History, National Gallery of Canada, or the Canadian Tire Centre to watch a Senators game.
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..