The perfect example of a community within a community, Glen Abbey in Oakville is one of those special places.

When people hear Glen Abbey, the PGA Canadian Open tour often comes to mind.  But there’s more to the area than the stunning Glen Abbey Golf Course.  The community is vibrant with picturesque trails, fabulous homes and great amenities.

In Glen Abbey, you are never far from some of Oakville’s best recreation, dining and shopping options. You’re only minutes from Ristorante Julia, Spoon and Fork Restaurant and The Open Cork Restaurant, to name just a few. And a short drive or walk will provide you with countless shopping options including big box outlets and smaller, independent choices as well.

Turn into any of the mature, luxurious neighbourhood subdivisions and you’ll be met with wrought iron fences, lush green grass and robust oak trees lining the winding streets.  Glen Abbey is home to beautiful, family-oriented subdivisions with transit options conveniently located throughout the community. You’ll find semis, town homes, spacious single-family homes and maintenance free upscale condos scattered across the Glen Abbey area.

Glen Abbey Recreation Centre, located at 1415 Third Line, offers tennis courts, ice rink, squash courts, a conversation pool and sauna.  The venue is located adjacent to neighbourhood sports fields and several trails, making it a popular family destination.

The Monastery Bakery is a legend in Oakville. Located in Glen Abbey, this famous tradition Italian style bakery and deli is open daily. The Monastery Bakery is a definite local luxury, where residents shop for fresh pasta, produce, breads, coffee and desserts. It is located at 1133 Monastery Drive.

The Glen Abbey Library is a great place to book a space and enjoy some quiet time.  Programs for kids and youth are available year-round at the Third Line location.  A popular feature for many teens and adults is Freegal – a benefit of card members that allows every OPL cardholder to download a maximum of five songs per week from the Sony Music Catalogue for free!

These are only a few examples of the advantages for families living in Glen Abbey. Get out and discover it today!

Neighborhood Profile

(Based on Statistics Canada Census Dissemination Areas 2014)

Media age of Population :35.88

Average Household Income  :  $166,796

Share of Census Families with Children (%) : 69.77

Share of Population by Marital Status:

Married  59.05 %

Single  29.09%

Share Population by Ethnic Origin:

European origins: 57.01%

Other North American original: 12.68%

Asian origins: 20.43%

Share of occupied Dwellings by Tenure:

Owned  86.00%

Rented 14.00%

Average  Price 2015 :

Detached :                     3rd Line East    $1,014,406;       3rd. Line West   $861,853

Condo Townhouse :

Condo :                                 $  $277,308