Urban equilibrium

Near the majestic forest of the hills of Gatineau Park, with abundant mature trees, streams, rich flora and fauna, Le Plateau represents the state of art of urban-countryside lifestyle, less than 10 minutes from downtown Ottawa.

The great variety of activities, leisure and recreation—walking trails, bike paths, mountain biking, the Champlain lookout, snowshoeing trails and golf—as well as access to a complete range of services and amenities, quality housing and proximity to work—make Le Plateau a community with urban equilibrium as its cornerstone.

Multigenerational Lifestyle

Created in the 1980s, Le Plateau stands out for having been conceived for people of all ages. Whether young families, retirees, professionals whose children have left the family nest, everyone finds what they’re looking for when it comes to proximity to the city and harmony with nature.

In addition, with its many schools, parks and childcare services, Le Plateau is among the best places in the National Capital Region to live, work and relax.

In all, Le Plateau is a community gathering all the blooming elements essential to the ones looking for the advantages of urban life and proximity to wide-open country spaces.


Le Plateau is noteworthy for its community life which, thanks to the numerous activities of the Plateau Residents’ Association, allows both young families and retirees to develop a strong sense of belonging to their neighbourhood. 

Mission and vision

Its unique location harmoniously offers the best of the city and nature. Le Plateau was designed so that within the same neighbourhood, people of all ages can find a balance between their passions and work, nature and the city, the demands of life and relaxation as well as access to quality homes near all services.

Le Plateau - Overview

  • 200 km of pedestrian, cross-country skiing and bicycle paths (Gatineau Park)
  • Multigenerational neighbourhood: from young families to retirees
  • Numerous boutiques, food markets, renovation centre, cinema, cafés, restaurants, pharmacies, health clinics, sporting goods store and mass merchandise stores
  • Urban life and nature
  • A complete range of housing: single-family (detached, semi-detached and townhouses) and multifamily (condos and apartments)
  • Less than 10 minutes from downtown Ottawa
  • Four elementary schools
  • Many childcare centres
  • Fire station