Nestled in the quiet residential community of River East, 100 Donwood is within walking distance of the redeveloped River East Plaza, featuring Safeway (with pharmacy), CIBC bank, Boston Pizza with lounge and patio and a Tim Hortons with drive-thru. Also nearby is Dollarama, 7-Eleven and many more retail and service businesses to meet all your needs.

Nearby is River East Collegiate and Chief Peguis Junior High, offering plenty of recreational green space. Donwood Elementary School is located only a block east. The Chief Peguis Trail offers convenient access to Kildonan Park and Golf Course, Harbour View Park and Birds Hill Park.