Thorncliffe Place is a seniors housing and retirement residence in Ottawa that offers sixty-one well appointed private suites and senior apartments in a wheelchair accessible low rise building.

Thorncliffe Place offers the following :

Private Suite

  • Wireless emergency alert system
  • Large casement windows with custom-made draperies
  • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning
  • Telephone, high-speed wireless Internet, and cable TV
  • Smoke detectors and fire sprinklers
  • Private mailboxes
  • Optional private fireplace

Health Services

  • Professional, registered staff on duty 24 hours/day
  • Supervision of medications
  • Wireless emergency device for each resident
  • Weekly clinics by house physician
  • Short-term convalescent and respite stays
  • Support for people with dementia


  • Shopping excursions and outings
  • Exercise classes
  • Happy Hour
  • Cards and games
  • Craft program
  • Special events
  • Religious services
  • Movies and bingo
  • Book and discussion groups
  • Themed holiday parties

Dietary – Dining

  • Fresh, delicious, home-cooked meals
  • Snacks and refreshments available 24 hours/day
  • Afternoon and evening tea


Supplementary Services
and Supplies

  • Dry-cleaning
  • Daily newspaper
  • Personal transportation
  • Specialized medical services, supplies and equipment
  • Salon and barber services
  • Manicures and pedicures


  • Activities room for arts and craft
  • Tuck shop and bar
  • Putting green and shuffleboard
  • Lounges with fireplaces
  • Library with large print books
  • Dance floor
  • 16 passenger luxury bus with wheel chair lift
  • Secure resident storage area
  • Resident parking with plug-in