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Heritage River
25 Wellington Drive
Elora , On
N0B 1S0
Telephone 519.846.5350
Fax 519.846.0911
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The Jewel of Wellington Community
Heritage River

About us

Our commitment to you is to provide Retirement Living in Grand Style; a comfortable, safe, healthy and engaging environment, combined with respect to personal privacy and dignity to all of our residents.

Choose your own private suite, with a kitchenette, private en suite bath, individual climate control, large bright windows with country views, 24 hour emergency response system, telephone, and cable/internet ready. Residents are encouraged to bring their own furnishings.

Our grand dining room features chef-prepared meals daily. Meal planning, and accommodations for special dietary needs are always considered.


Heritage River combines an affordable lifestyle with the comfort and security that comes with a full service retirement residence. Here is a comprehensive list of the services and amenities which Heritage River provides with the inclusive monthly fee.

  • Weekly linen laundry service, with light housekeeping
  • Complimentary laundry rooms
  • Therapeutic tub on each floor
  • Resident storage spaces available
  • Full range of recreational activities including planned outings and trips
  • Internet access in each suite
  • Grand Piano for all to enjoy
  • Receptionist to assist with your personal needs
  • Physiotherapy services
  • Massage therapy


  • Three meals daily with alternative choices
  • Flexible dining times
  • Private dining room for special occasions
  • Complimentary refreshments and snacks in Grand Café inbetween meals.
  • Casual and informal breakfast dining room located on our lower level
  • Tray service upon approval


  • Library with internet computer stations
  • Theatre
  • Chapel
  • Fitness center with equipped exercise room.
  • Activity, arts, crafts and hobby room
  • Games and TV room with pool table
  • Large kitchen for group cooking and baking
  • Special Occasion and Party Room

  • Private Suite with private bath
  • Heated ceramic bathroom floors
  • Kitchenette with refrigerator
  • 24 hour emergency response with included personal telephone
  • Large operating windows and a view from each suite
  • Individual suite climate control
  • Cable TV connections
  • Terraces or balconies on selected suites
  • Ask about our respite care services
  • Trial stays welcome

Your Surroundings

  • Seven acres of grounds and gardens
  • Large elegant dining rooms
  • Free parking for residents and guests
  • Secured entrance
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Private mail box and mail pick up
  • Outdoor patio



There is a lot of space available for our residents to enjoy and we encourage them to invite their family, friends and groups to visit and utilize the common areas.

A beautiful player grand piano

Library with an inviting fireplace, large selection of books and resident computer

Spacious guest suite for family and friends visiting from out of town.



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Elora Retirement Living

Heritage River Retirement Residence…..referred to as the “Jewel of Wellington County” offers you a home to relax and enjoy. Retirement homes like no other you have experienced.

Heritage River is beautifully situated in the heart of Elora, Ontario. The home surrounds itself with seven acres of walking paths and gardens. Each suite has a stunning view of our grounds and the village of Elora since we are built on a hill.

Our home is filled with beauty and charm which stands out in the surrounding décor and the friendly smiles of our residents and staff. Heritage River offers six different suites to choose from that will fit all budgets, from our spacious bed sitting studio to our largest suite called the Grand. All suites offer professionally finished kitchenettes, refrigerators, lots of cupboard space, neutral décor, private en suite showers with a built in seat, grab bar and adjustable shower heads. The large, operational windows allow you to experience the true beauty of our community.

Please take a moment to read on and find out more about Heritage River Retirement Residence!


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