When searching for a neighbourhood that offers great schools, parks, a friendly atmosphere and an incredibly strong sense of community, Alta Vista is the place for you. The Alta Vista community in Ottawa is a thriving and exciting place to live. One of Ottawa’s most sought after communities Enjoy close proximity to local schools, Bank Street shops and restaurants and easy access to everywhere. Mature tree lined streets, quiet established neighbourhood. Alta Vista has some of the cleanest and greatest parks in Ottawa and has been praised for its expansive and clean green space. Whether you are relaxing in a park or shopping at a beautiful shopping centre, there is a lot to do in this great neighbourhood.