Chartwell Duke of Devonshire Retirement Residence

1095 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 4P6
"Luxurious retirement community with five-star service and ambiance of a British country home"

A group discussing current events by a crackling fire; the melodic notes of Claire De Lune on a piano; laughter blending with the sound of a china cup being placed in its saucer; the smell of freshly baked bread and pastries—walk through the doors of Chartwell Duke of Devonshire Retirement Residence and you’ll be taken by the sense of intimacy and grandeur that characterizes our luxurious home.

Not unlike a country manor, our elegant retirement community is situated in the desirable Island Park/Civic Hospital neighbourhood, and boasts views of the Experimental Farm and Gatineau Hills. Our trained staff are dedicated to attending to your sophisticated tastes with an all-inclusive lifestyle emphasizing convenience, privacy and wellbeing.

Superior attention to detail

Rich wood paneling, coffered ceilings, gilded portraits, warm fabrics, classic décor that speaks of enduring British elegance—you’ll appreciate the thought and care that has gone into the turn-of-the-century design of Chartwell Duke of Devonshire. We take great pride in our attention to detail, reflected in the smallest of touches—from the fresh floral arrangements on our dining tables to the polishing of our Churchill china serveware. Tradition and presentation are important to us, as is delivering on an exceptional, five-star customer service experience that exceeds your expectations.

The lap of luxury

Freshly-brewed coffee served in the piano lounge; a manicure service in the Duke of Devonshire Spa; a fitness class in the health club; a classic Hollywood movie in our large-screen theatre with custom seating—the complement of gracious services and amenities offered at Chartwell Duke of Devonshire are there to enhance your well-being and enrich your lifestyle. With the refined tastes of our residents in mind, we also hold cocktail socials, speaker series featuring prominent authors and politicians, and outings in Ottawa via our town car. You’ll also savour the delicious meals prepared by our Executive Chef and served in our wood-paneled dining room, where you can socialize with your companions and indulge in a glass of wine while taking in views of Ottawa.

Refined accommodations

Offering independent supportive living suites that range in size and style—from spacious studios to elegant one-bedrooms to our grand penthouse suites—our refined accommodations are the perfect place to achieve relaxation and serenity. All layouts include fine finishes that are reflective of our community’s quiet elegance, including kitchenettes with granite countertops and wet bars, LCD televisions, individual fireplaces, luxurious bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs for a deep soak, climate-controlled thermostats, and secure keyless entry.

At Chartwell Duke of Devonshire, we’re dedicated to providing all-inclusive service of the highest quality to our residents so they can lead happy and healthy lifestyles with the peace of mind they deserve.

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