Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, where diverse cultures happily coexist
Côte-des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-de-Grâce is a cosmopolitan community, with more than half of its residents coming from abroad and everyone living together in harmony. With ethnic restaurants and colourful boutiques on every corner, the neighbourhood is a melting pot of diversity and culture.
This borough is a hotspot for families, and the streets are filled with the sound of little ones playing and laughing. One of the biggest perks of living here? You can take your pick of green spaces to stretch your legs and organize a picnic. And with Mount Royal Park just a stone’s throw away, there’s always something to do—from hiking and biking in summer, to cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in winter.
Côte-des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-de-Grâce is one of the most popular student neighbourhoods in the city. The area is home to HEC Montréal, Université de Montréal, Polytechnique Montréal and Concordia University’s Loyola campus—world-class institutions attracting local and international students alike.
Mount Royal Park, Montréal’s namesake and favourite local hangout spot, is nestled in the borough of Côte-des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-de-Grâce.
Boasting sprawling green spaces, with the Notre-Dame-Des-Neiges cemetery, the beautiful Beaver Lake and the stunning Saint-Joseph Oratory, it’s the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. And best of all, it’s right on your doorstep!
With its convenient location just steps from downtown Montréal, the area offers a direct connection to all four corners of Montréal via the orange and blue subway lines, and is close to several major highways. Getting around the neighbourhood is easy, too, whether by foot, bike or local bus. And with some of the city’s best shops and restaurants within easy walking distance, you’ll never want to leave!
Choosing to settle in Montréal is one of the best moves you could ever make. The only problem is trying to pick a neighbourhood when you’ve got so many possibilities!