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The Charm of Centretown


Living in Centretown is the ultimate Ottawa experience. Centretown is a large community comprised of the lively downtown core and includes attractions like Parliament Hill. With the Light Rail scaled to finish in 2019, the convenience and amenities of this area are ideal for any young professionals, students and small families looking to live in the hustle and bustle of the city! LIV Apartments is conveniently located in Centretown, giving you the perfect opportunity to live in the heart of the city with all the convenience of modern apartment living.

Getting Around

Luckily enough, this is one of Ottawa’s more walkable and mobile neighborhoods. You’re never far from a bus stop and you’re just a short distance from the Rideau Centre and University of Ottawa. Bus lines like the 6, 7 and 11 that run through the area will get you to your nearest grocery store, gym and shopping mall in no time. Save money on gas and save the environment at the same time! More and more bike lanes are being added and will get you where you need to go even faster.

Eats and Treats

Chances are you’re seconds from a ton of dining options. Centretown caters to a variety of residents and visitors which provides a wide range of spots sure to satisfy any of your cravings. From delicious shawarma around every corner to fancy fine dining, Centretown has it all.

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Activities and Attractions

There’s no shortage of things to do in Centretown – most people travel in from surrounding suburbs and areas to meet up with friends and spend a day or night out.

Visit the Museum of Nature, catch a show at the National Arts Centre or laugh the night away at Ottawa’s Yuk Yuks Comedy Club. Grab a couple friends for a night out at Babylon Nightclub for Drake Night if you want to dance your heart out. Experience an Escape Room at Captive Escape Room right on Slater St.

Despite being downtown, there’s tons of parks (including 7 dog parks for your furry friend) for when you want a breath of fresh air and a casual stroll.

If you want some more ideas of what to do and where to go, check out our previous articles on nearby coffee shops, cool spots to hang out and vegan restaurants!

The LIV Experience

With biking, walking and transit scores all above 90, LIVing in Centretown offers you exciting and convenient experiences right outside your front door. With amenities and entertainment within the building itself, it’s guaranteed you’ll never get bored. Lively communities like Little Italy, Chinatown and the Glebe are just steps away. Whether you spend your day on the rooftop terrace or walking along Bank Street, life in Centretown is the epitome of urban living.

If you’re looking to live in the most dynamic apartment community in Centretown, your search ends here. Be part of it! Visit us and book a tour to find your perfect match.

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