Explore Avalon, Orléans: master-planned for your future
Welcome to Avalon, Orléans, a master-planned community 20 years in the making. Over 5,000 homeowners live here, from new families to new Canadians to friendly Ottawans just like you. And there's room for more!
Avalon continues to grow, with Avalon West bringing superbly designed Townhomes to Ottawa east. The best part? New homeowners to the community have direct access to the established amenities of the other communities in Avalon – Avalon Aquaview, Avalon Encore and Avalon Vista.
Let’s explore what’s available to you.
Ponds, parks, pathways and green space
Avalon Aquaview (now sold out) is designed around manicured pathways and the beautiful green space of Aquaview Park. The park is complete with a basketball court, play structures and a community centre. Avalon Aquaview also features a tranquil pond, perfect for an afternoon picnic or a peaceful stroll.
Avalon Encore is home to the largest park in Avalon. Dan Boudria Park features a baseball diamond, a multi-purpose court for year-round sports, a shade structure, games tables and an enclosed dog park. Ouellette Park and Henri-Rocque Park are located in Avalon Encore, too, with each offering its own unique elements – like the summer splash pad and an outdoor skating rink in the winter.
Avalon Vista features a large pond, as well, with a network of pathways winding through the surrounding green space. Vista Park is located just north of the community, while Henri-Rocque Park is situated on the west side of Tenth Line Road.
In Avalon West, Ouellette Park is next to the community, while Aquaview Pond is right across Tenth Line Road. Plus, you have access to all the other parks in the area – like Lakeridge Park, Allegro Park and the expansive François Dupuis Recreation Centre.
In Avalon, homeowners enjoy the ease and convenience of being within walking distance of Orléans' amenities. This includes shopping centres along Innes Road, featuring your favourite big-box stores like Winners, Lowes, Walmart and more. There are plenty of grocery stores, as well as great local restaurants to satisfy every foodie in your family.
If you need to go further afield, that’s easy, too. Local transit routes run through Avalon, helping you get around, and a new Rapid Bus Transit station is coming to the northeast at Tenth Line Road.
For families with children, Avalon is surrounded by a number of excellent schools – and there are two sites in the community designated for future schools. Within a 10-minute walk from Avalon West is French Elementary Catholic School, Notre-Place. Others nearby include Avalon Public School, Maple Ridge Elementary, Henry Larsen Elementary and more.
For a complete list of amenities and their locations, explore the Avalon amenities map.
Your new home in Avalon
While Avalon Aquaview and Avalon Encore are sold out, new homes are for sale in both Avalon Vista and Avalon West. From Single Family Homes to popular Executive Townhomes to brand new Urban and Avenue Townhome designs.
Ready to call Avalon, Orléans home? Find what fits your family best, explore all new homes available in Avalon Vista and Avalon West. Or connect with the Avalon Sales Team for personal, one-on-one service.
Get the latest information about Avalon communities. From new home launch dates and pricing to how-to-buy resources and so much more.
Travel the Trails in Orléans
Orléans offers an expansive list of hiking trails and conservation areas where you can spend time in the fresh air surrounded by wilderness. Read to learn more.
All about parks in Avalon
No matter what Avalon community you live in, you're close to nearby parks and greenspace.
The many schools near Avalon
Avalon is surrounded by a number of great schools. Find the right one for your children with these helpful tips.