Modern Townhome in Canada’s Capital

Canada - Ontario - Ottawa

Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Rideau Canal
Rideau Canal
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Exterior
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Living Room with gas fireplace
Living Room with gas fireplace
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Open concept Living/Dining room
Open concept Living/Dining room
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Master bedroom
Master bedroom
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Guest bedroom
Guest bedroom
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Guest bath
Guest bath
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Master bedroom ensuite
Master bedroom ensuite
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Walk in shower in ensuite
Walk in shower in ensuite
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Private patio
Private patio
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,balcony with gas BBQ
Balcony with gas BBQ
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Tulip Festival at Dow’s Lake
Tulip Festival at Dow’s Lake
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Winter in Gatineau Park
Winter in Gatineau Park
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Swimming/kayaking in Meech Lake
Swimming/kayaking in Meech Lake
Home exchange in,Canada,Ottawa,Parliament Hill
Parliament Hill
  • Sleeping capacity4
  • Bedrooms2
  • Bathrooms3

Non-simultaneous Home Exchange

Simultaneous Home Exchange

Smoking Not Allowed

Children Welcome

Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

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Our Home For Exchange

Description of the home we are offering for exchange

Our 3 level townhome is situated on a quiet street in close proximity to the Arboretum, Dow’s Lake and the UNESCO world heritage Rideau Canal. We are 2 blocks from ‘Little Italy’, known for its variety of pub and restaurant options. Our townhome was built in 2009 and features 2 bedrooms, (queen + double beds) 2 1/2 baths, a den, open concept living and dining room, and a recently renovated kitchen. Outdoor space includes a balcony with BBQ and a private patio area.


House - 2 or more floors/ Main Residence


  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony / Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes Washer
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Microwave Oven
  • Peaceful Surroundings
  • Fireplace
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Garage
  • Electronics Docking Station
  • Parking included
  • Sauna
  • Terrace / Patio


  • DVD
  • TV
  • Wireless Internet (WiFi)


  • None


  • Urban


Description of our neighbourhood and surrounding area

Our home is located in a private enclave of 32 Georgian style townhomes. It is a short walk ( 5-10 minutes ), to parks, waterways and an extensive bike path. Restaurants and local theatre are also within a short walking distance. As Canada’s capital city, Ottawa offers the National Gallery, Arts Centre and several museums. It is also renowned for its many festivals throughout the seasons ( The downtown core is easily reached by local transit or a 10-15 min. drive. The Civic Hospital Carleton University, and the University of Ottawa are a short distance from our neighbourhood.

Outdoor Activities

  • Beach
  • Biking
  • Cultural Events
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Golfing
  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • River


  • Park / Playground
  • Cafés
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping

Cultural Activities

  • Concerts
  • Galleries
  • Museums
  • Popular Monuments
  • Theatre

Transport Nearby

  • Bus
  • Train Station

Neighbourhood Services

  • Bakery
  • Corner Shop
  • Pharmacy


Our home exchange - places to go and things to do while staying in our home

Ottawa is a city of approximately a million people and as the capital offers numerous cultural and historical highlights. One of the most popular is the 7 km. Rideau Canal, a short walk from our home. The Canal is a fabulous place to walk, cycle or even to rent a kayak and paddle. In the winter months it is a popular place to skate and enjoy the Winterlude festival. Nearby cycle paths link our neighbourhood to the Ottawa River Parkway including Parliament hill, the War Museum, and beaches. The Central Experimental farm, gardens and Arboretum are a block away and offer another place to stroll. Nearby Preston St. offers restaurants, cafes, gelaterias and a Comedy Club for entertainment while Landsdowne (30 min. walk) offers a seasonal market, cinemas, eateries, and sports events.

Our favourite restaurants

  • La Favourita

Cafés & bars

Special places to shop

  • Rideau Centre
  • Wellington Shops

Leisure and cultural activities

  • Dow’s Lake Pavillion
  • Blues fest
  • Tulip Festival

Walks or jogging paths

  • Numerous paths

Health or fitness clubs

  • Plant Bath Recreation

Interesting day trips

  • Montreal
  • Gatineau Park
  • Merrickville

Our Preferences

Our home exchange - here are our Preferences and House Rules

Enjoy your stay! We wish to maintain our excellent relations with our lovely neighbours hence we request our guests be respectful, tidy and reasonably quiet. As there are 2 staircases, our home is not suited for toddlers or those with mobility issues. No smoking please.


  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Not Allowed
  • Plant Care Not Needed

Car Exchange

  • Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

Home Exchange Type

  • Non-simultaneous Home Exchange
  • Simultaneous Home Exchange

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