Columbian Place Apartments

Contact InformationColumbian Place

Street Address of Residence:
1407 20th Street West
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
S7M 0Z3

Mailing Address of Administrator:
2940 Louise Street
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
S7J 5K2

Contact Person: Sophie Lachapelle
Phone: 306.373.8160
Fax: 306.373.8162


Basic Description

Columbian Place is a 75-apartment facility in the Pleasant Hill neighbourhood.  It is located across the street from St. Mary's Church, one block from St. Paul's Hospital, and two blocks from the new Station 20 West complex.

Admissions and Costs

Applications must be completed and submitted to apply for residence in Columbian Place.  Apartments are rented on a month-to-month basis, and costs are as follows:

  • One-bedroom apartment: $668.00/month
  • Two-bedroom apartment: $880.00/month

Rent includes heat, water, and sewer charges.  Tenants are responsible for electricity (including air conditioning), telephone, and cable TV costs.  Washer and dryer hook-ups are available in every apartment.  There is also a free laundry room in the basement.


Residents must be at least 55 years of age to live at Columbian Place.  As it is affordable housing, your income must not exceed $44,500.00 per year for you to qualify.  No religious restrictions apply.  No pets are allowed.  No smoking is allowed in the building or on the grounds.


Columbian Place has 75 suites.  35 suites are one-bedroom, and 40 suites are two-bedroom.  Four suites are designed for residents who use wheelchairs.

Each apartment has:

  • Full kitchen (three appliances supplied, but no microwave)
  • In-suite laundry hook-ups
  • Centralized laundry room (basement only)
  • Cable television hook-up
  • Telephone hook-up
  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Grab bar in bathroom
  • Neutral paint colours

Services and Amenities of the Building

  • Completely wheelchair accessible
  • Video entry security system
  • Elevator
  • Electronic smoke detectors, sprinkler system, and fire-proof doors
  • Underground, street level, and overnight visitor parking
  • Lounge
  • Common activity room
  • Craft room
  • Feature landscaping
  • Common lawn area with flowers
  • Outdoor common deck
  • Barbeques

Additional Services

  • Resident Manager/Caretaker available 24 hours
  • Activity Director
  • Hairdressing/Barber services
  • Bus stop near the main entrance to the building

Managing Body

Columbian Place is managed by a Knights of Columbus Board of Directors.  The building is owned by K. C. Charities Inc.

Mission Statement

To provide faith-based, affordable housing for seniors.

This page was last updated June 2015.

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