To appreciate the many textures of Ottawa, pull on some comfortable shoes and discover nearby areas such as Golden Triangle, Sandy Hill, and Lowertown.
Vanier has plenty of cultural attractions within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. There are plenty of popular galleries to enjoy nearby. In particular, don’t miss the Ottawa Art Gallery and the Galerie SAW Gallery.
If you are into nature, head to some of the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax and unwind. Rest a while and soak up some sunshine at local green spaces that are sure to delight such as Strathcona Park.
Hunt down a bargain, stock up on food or just window shop at nearby fashion hotspots like Rideau Centre, the St. Laurent Centre and Byward Market.
Visitors with a passion for football or soccer will love the energy at Frank Clair Stadium, home of local legends the Ottawa Redbacks and the Ottawa Fury. Relive the match’s greatest moments with friendly locals after the game in one of the nearby pubs, clubs or bars.
When it’s time to relax after a day spent exploring the charming streets of Vanier, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Novotel Ottawa Hotel, the Chimo Hotel, or the Les Suites Hotel Ottawa.