Schools in Alta Vista

Hopewell Avenue Public School

Hopewell Avenue Public School is home to over 850 students from Junior Kindergarten to grade 8. Hopewell offers a English program, a French Immersion program, Special Education and a Behaviour Intervention Program.

Westboro Academy

Westboro Acedemy is a private school which provides bilingual education for boys and girls from JK to grade 8. They strive for academic excellence while providing small classroom sizes (maximum 18 students).

Astolot Educational Centre

Astolot is an independent Day School and High School that strives to meet the individual learning needs of students. Students may be gifted, have dyslexia, dysgraphia, or have a social or emotional need for a small, respectful learning environment.

Capital Day Care

Capital Day Care is a licensed not-for-profit cooperative daycare center located in Old Ottawa South since 1973. The center welcomes up to 39 children, providing toddlers and preschoolers high quality education, care and meals.

Sunnyside Footsteps

Sunnyside Footsteps offers a full-day program for eligible children between the ages of 18 months and 5 years. Optional before and after-care from 7:45 a.m. until 5:15 p.m. is also available. This preschool is a subset of the Glebe Reggio Centre. 

Things To Do in Old Ottawa South

There are several things to do in the Old Ottawa South that are for all ages – from your adventurous explorer to the ones looking for a chill vibe. 

Dining Out in Old Ottawa South

Stella Luna

This European style cafe is a neighbourhood favourite. Although known for their gelato they also offer breakfast, lunch and dinner options. Awarded Best Gelato in Canada! – Gelato World Tour, 2016

Oat Couture

Craving some warm comfort food? Stop by this newly opened Oatmeal cafe with it’s imaginative take on what Oatmeal can do! Settle into their hammock chairs and enjoy a sweet or savoury bowl.

Black Squirrel Cafe

By day, Black Squirrel is the coziest cafe in the downtown Ottawa area. By night, it’s one of Ottawa’s most culturally vibrant venues for live music, panel talks, book launches, and vernissages.

Life of Pie

Life of Pie is a family-owned bakery that offers fresh sweet pies that are handmade daily. They also offer frozen ready-to-bake savoury pies, quiches, soups and salads. 

Patty's Pub

You’ll find both traditional and modern pub fare here. Great atmosphere, friendly and down-to-earth, and there are options for wee ones as well.

The Belmont

Trendy spot offering inventive tasty small plates. The Belmont is known for their great cocktails and dumplings. They also offer a splendid Sunday brunch.

Ready to Call Old Ottawa South Home?

We don’t blame you – it’s a great neighbourhood! This makes it one of the more popular areas in the city. That means you’re going to need a real estate agent to help you find – and buy – your dream house.

Our real estate agents have years of experience taking your wishlist and finding homes that work for you. They also are experts in negotiations, giving you a leg up when it comes time to put in an offer. We’ll get you the best home for the best price.

While we help you find your new home, we can also help you sell your old one. We’ll do all the market research necessary to list at the best price and handle all the showings and negotiations so you don’t have to.

So what are you waiting for?