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Ravines

An incredible, luxurious lifestyle in a friendly community

Ravines offers you tranquility in one of Ottawa’s most scenic neighborhoods, Prince of Wales. You are just moments away from Ottawa’s best shopping, dining, entertainment and walking paths along the Rideau Canal. Perhaps you enjoy watching the boats at Hog’s Back, or having a bite to eat at Dow’s Lake along the water, or taking a quick trip to the vibrant village of Manotick… whatever you enjoy, Ravines has it all. And if you appreciate spacious, contemporary, high-quality living with top-notch amenities and the ultimate fine-dining experience, then you will surely enjoy the Alavida Lifestyle that Ravines has to offer!

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Ravines
626 & 636 Prado Private
Ottawa, ON  K2E 0B3
Tel. 613.288.7900

Melissa Spidell, Sales & Marketing Manager

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Would you like to take a virtual tour of another suite? Contact our Sales & Marketing Manager, Melissa Spidell at 613.288.7900 or melissa.spidell@alavidalifestyles.com

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Retirement Residence – Floor Plans

Unit SA335 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit SB340 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit SC350 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit SD375 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit SE390 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit SF400 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit SG410 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1A615 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1B625 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1C626 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1D630 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1E650 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1F665 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1G670 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1H690 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1J745 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1K745 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1L750 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1M750 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1N755 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1O800 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1P810 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 1R832 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 2A815 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit 2B845 sq.ft.View floor plan

Senior Suites – Floor Plans

Unit D3334 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit A1A613 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit A1B520 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit A1C505 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit A1D680 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit A1E620 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit A2610 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit C1622 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit C2607 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit C3570 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit C4612 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit C4 Reverse612 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit D2598 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit D2 Modification598 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit F1790 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit A3924 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit A4970 sq.ft.View floor plan
Unit B854 sq.ft.View floor plan

Meet the Team


Haisam (Sam) Sourchi

Haisam (Sam) Sourchi

General Manager

Sam has been with Alavida for the past 9 years as both Hospitality Manager and now in his current role as General Manager at The Ravines. In his role as General Manager Sam brings with him 19 years of experience in Ottawa’s busiest restaurants and hotels and during that time Sam has developed a great passion for the food and service industry. Sam has a superior understanding of the business and at the same time he fosters an environment of positive collaboration with his management team and his employees. As a General Manager Sam graces residents daily with his inviting personality and exceptional interpersonal skills and his passion for making a difference in the life of each and every resident is transparent. Sam has an open door policy and his honest, open communication is truly authentic.

Karen Timmons

Melissa Spidell

Sales & Marketing Manager

Melissa has more than 10 years of Community Relations experience. With her nurturing, kind and bubbly personality, her goal is to help seniors and their families find exactly what they are looking for in retirement living. She ensures that the best care is provided and that we exceed all expectations. She has an open-door policy and always has time to meet with the residents for a cup of tea. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, volunteering and traveling.

Karen Timmons

Karen Timmons

Recreation Manager

Karen brings her experience in Education and Recreation along with her years of community support to the position of Recreation Manager at The Ravines. Karen earned her Bachelor of Education at the University of Ottawa and spent 28 years as a teacher/administrator. In the past Karen has served as an Education Support Coordinator with The Alzheimer society, Director of Coaching with Fit Minds Cognitive health and most recently completed a term with Revera as a Director of Recreation as well as a Board Member for CARP Lanark. Karen is passionate about giving back to her community and her volunteer work with the Mills Community Support introduced her to working with Seniors. Karen brings a keen understanding of the challenges facing Seniors and Caregivers and is committed to community building.

Tara Reid

Matthew Castiglia

Director of Care

Matthew has worked as an Advanced Wound Care Nurse in retirement homes, long term care homes, and the community for the past number of years. He is excited to join the Ravines team and working with all of the wonderful residents, staff and family members.

Sandra Nadon

John Greenwood

Hospitality Manager

John is a classically trained Red Seal Chef that believes in an honest and simple approach to cuisine. He is a graduate from the St. Lawrence College and Algonquin College food service program and has extensive business and customer service experience having owned and operated a commercial store front for over a decade. He knows that you need to use good ingredients if you want to produce a great product and believes in using local seasonal ingredients when possible with an emphasis on freshness and sustainability. When John is not in the kitchen, he can be found spending time with his lovely wife and two beautiful children. He is also a sports enthusiast that enjoys gardening vegetables in his greenhouse.

Sandra Nadon

Michael Pitruniak

Concierge Manager

Michael studied carpentry and masonry at Algonquin College in Perth, majoring in the restorative aspects of heritage buildings. From there, he worked with industry leaders in the trades to further his experience. In his spare time, he can be found with his wife of 8 years, and their 4 year old daughter. Michael likes fishing, swimming, and hiking the path less traveled.

Dr. Dy

Dr. Dy

Doctor (In-House)

Dr. Dy is described as a compassionate and knowledgeable practitioner who puts his patients and their families first. He takes the time to explain medical matters in a manner that is understandable and helpful; his patients are extremely fortunate to be in his care.

Michele Brydges

Michele Brydges

Office Manager

Michele has always had a passion for seniors. Her very first job was working as a nurse’s aide while attending school. Michele has an education in Social Work as well as years of administrative experience. Michele says, “It’s not a job but an opportunity that I’ve been blessed with to provide a service to the seniors and their families at the Ravines.”