The Avenue on Portage
/ Live / Play / Experience /
How can three little words so perfectly encapsulate 100 years of history, two buildings and one stellar restoration project? It seems unlikely, given the history of Winnipeg’s most famous street that one development can be so all encompassing, but that was before, and this is now.
The Avenue on Portage aims to shatter expectations about what you thought urban living could be. It’s time to see the whole picture; to see what urban living should be. See how Live+Play+Experience equals something new, something fresh, something exciting and something that has to be seen to be believed.
265 Portage Avenue
Live where the action is
Be at the heart of it all, where modern, upscale living meets classic architecture. Have the urban pulse of the city at your doorstep. Welcome to The Avenue on Portage.
The Avenue on Portage is a turn-of-the-century heritage restoration project, one block west of Winnipeg’s famous Portage and Main. Completely renovated with modern interiors and stylish, open-concept floor plans, the design includes 75 rental units and 23,000 square feet of commercial space, spread over six stories in two buildings.
Completely renovated with modern interiors
Feel the pulse of the city
Steps from the MTS Centre, a stones-throw from The Forks and yet miles from the ordinary, the Avenue on Portage is at the heart of the action. Have instant access the world of culture, arts and entertainment in downtown Winnipeg. From fine dining to the big game or just having nearby drinks with friends, living downtown means you’ll be surrounded by a vibrant culture and thriving community. From corporate offices and education institutions to sporting events and great cuisine, you can live, work and play in your own backyard.
- Hy’s Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar
- Bluefish Japanese Restaurant
- East India Company
- Rudy’s Eat and Drink
- Hermanos Restaurant & Wine Bar
- Earl’s Main
- Bailey’s Restaurant and Lounge
- Elephant & Castle Pub & Restaurant
- King’s Head Pub
- Yellow Dog Tavern
- Shannon’s Irish Pub
- Sensi Wine Lounge
- MTS Centre
- Alive in the District
- The Forks
- Pyramid Cabaret
- Shaw Park
- Winnipeg Square
You can work, live and play in your own backyard at The Avenue on Portage.
Once was two, now is one
The Avenue on Portage is a composition of two separate Winnipeg landmarks – the Avenue building, constructed in 1904 and Hample, finished two years later. Unoccupied for the past decade, the two structures have now been united to create the Avenue on Portage.
15 Residential Units:
3 Storey Addition
60 Residential Units:
5 Storey Renovation
Manitoba Start Immigration Services
- Underground Parking
A building greater than the sum of its parts, The Avenue on Portage is a place where what was once old is now new, what was two is now one and what was once lifeless now beats with the heart of a realized dream and a neighborhood reborn.
Rising with the sun
With high ceilings, an open concept design and incredible views, The Avenue East includes 60 rental units that range in size from 430 to 1,020 square feet. Each suite features its own distinct floor plan and gives you access to a private, residents-only gym and massive, seventh-floor rooftop patio with four BBQs, a sundeck and amazing panorama of downtown Winnipeg.
Setting over the city
The Avenue West is a three-storey addition to the existing structure, comprising 15, newly constructed rental units. Each suite features its own patio and over 1,000 square feet of living space. In addition, a second outside patio with communal access gives you a place to relax and take in all that downtown living has to offer.
- Heated, underground parking
- On-site laundry
- Walk-out balconies for street-facing suites
- Atrium access for interior suites
- On-site short-term car rental service
- Exclusive monthly entertainment draws for tenants
- Communal rooftop BBQs with gas grills