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The Lodge at Eagle Ridge

  1600 S Eagle Ridge Dr
Renton, WA 98055

Merrill Gardens at Renton Centre

  104 Burnett Avenue S
Renton, WA 98057

Solstice Senior Living at Renton

  1414 Monroe Ave NE
Renton, WA 98056

Farrington Court

  516 Kenosia Ave
Kent, WA 98030

Solstice Senior Living at Normandy Park

  17623 First Ave S
Normandy Park, WA 98148

Regency Newcastle

  7454 Newcastle Golf Club Road
Newcastle, WA 98059

Merrill Gardens at Burien

  15020 5th Ave SW
Burien, WA 98166

Arrowhead Gardens Apartments

  9220 2nd Ave SW
Seattle, WA 98106

Timber Ridge At Talus

  100 Timber Ridge Way NW
Issaquah, WA 98027

Island House

  7810 SE 30th St.
Mercer Island, WA 98040

Merrill Gardens at Auburn

  18 1st Street SE
Auburn, WA 98002

GenCare Lifestyle Federal Way

  31200 23rd Ave S
Federal Way, WA 98003

Holiday The Garden Club

  13350 SE 26th Street
Bellevue, WA 98005

Holiday Bridge Park

  3204 SW Morgan Street
Seattle, WA 98126

Brookdale Foundation House

  32290 First Avenue South
Federal Way, WA 98003

Brookdale West Seattle

  4611 35th Avenue SW
Seattle, WA 98126

Evergreen Court

  900 124th Avenue NE
Bellevue, WA 98005

The Bellettini

  1115 108th Avenue NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

Brookdale Admiral Heights

  2326 California Avenue SW
Seattle, WA 98116

Fred Lind Manor

  1802 17th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122

Truewood by Merrill, First Hill

  1421 Minor Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101

Overlake Terrace

  2956 152nd Ave NE
Redmond, WA 98052

Cogir of Queen Anne

  805 4th Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109

23 Independent Living Communities in the Renton Area

Timber Ridge At Talus

Senior Living with an impressive point of view

  •  100 Timber Ridge Way NW, Issaquah, WA 98027
  • Preferred Choice Dining® with menu options and a variety of dining venues, including fine dining in Cascade East and Cascade West, and casual dining in our Bistro, Cafe and Lounge
  • Assigned, underground parking
  • Timber Ridge University: an educational program to promote lifelong learning
  • Planned social, cultural and recreational activities
  • Aquatic center with heated indoor swimming pool and whirlpool

The Lodge at Eagle Ridge

Spread Your Wings with Us

  •  1600 S Eagle Ridge Dr, Renton, WA 98055
  • 128 luxury residences: Studio, one and two-bedroom main lodge apartments as well as free-standing cottages
  • Fitness center, lounge and spiritual center, library, hair salon
  • Full calendar of activities, fun events and local adventures
  • All day dining including gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan and diabetic menu options
  • Complimentary on-site certified personal trainer

Merrill Gardens at Renton Centre

ENJOY MORE AT MERRILL GARDENS AT RENTON CENTRE

  •  104 Burnett Avenue S, Renton, WA 98057
  • We offer private apartments with generous living spaces and a choice of floor plans. Bring your small pet and all the personal touches that make your house a home.
  • Dine when you want, as often as you like. Anytime Dining gives you the flexibility to enjoy your meals just like you did at home—on your schedule.
  • Our Active Living calendar is driven by the desires of the people who live here—from fitness classes to charity work to games to outings—it's all at your fingertips.
  • Services we can assist with may include bathing, dressing, grooming, medication management, safety checks, and more.
  • Garden House is our memory care specific community created around the unique needs of people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Residents enjoy an inviting environment with a team who are always warm and happy to help.

Solstice Senior Living at Renton

Live. Life. Vibrantly.

  •  1414 Monroe Ave NE, Renton, WA 98056
  • At Solstice at Renton, Independent Living means living a vibrant life on your terms.
  • Remain independent, and ditch the chores and burdens of owning or renting a home, while enjoying conveniences that make life easier in a retirement community.
  • Our innovative Vibrant Life® and Path to Wellness programs keep residents engaged, and we offer a variety of amenities, including restaurant-style dining and a full calendar of fun activities.
  • We know staying connected to loved ones is important, which is why we offer different ways of staying in touch and making sure friends and family are always in the loop.

Farrington Court

Serving Seniors with Excellence for Over 50 Years

  •  516 Kenosia Ave, Kent, WA 98030
  • Three chef-prepared meals served daily, with all-day, full-service dining and a bistro stocked with coffee and pastries
  • Weekly housekeeping and linen services
  • Gym & daily exercise classes
  • Weekly shuttle bus excursions
  • Small pets welcome

Solstice Senior Living at Normandy Park

Live. Life. Vibrantly.

  •  17623 First Ave S, Normandy Park, WA 98148
  • At Solstice at Normandy Park, Independent Living means living a vibrant life on your terms.
  • Remain independent and ditch the chores and burdens of owning or renting a home, while enjoying conveniences that make life easier in a retirement community.
  • Our innovative Vibrant Life® and Path to Wellness programs keep residents engaged, and we offer a variety of amenities, including restaurant-style dining and a full calendar of fun activities.
  • We know staying connected to loved ones is important, which is why we offer different ways of staying in touch and making sure friends and family are always in the loop.

Regency Newcastle

Bringing Independence to Living and Quality to Life

  •  7454 Newcastle Golf Club Road, Newcastle, WA 98059
  • A choice of attractive apartment homes with spacious bathrooms
  • A variety of comfortable common areas including a fireside library for socializing and a private dining room for personal entertaining
  • Special senior fitness classes including Yoga and Tai Chi
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Bistro Bar providing coffee and snacks daily

Merrill Gardens at Burien

ENJOY MORE AT MERRILL GARDENS AT BURIEN

  •  15020 5th Ave SW, Burien, WA 98166
  • We offer private apartments with generous living spaces and a choice of floor plans. Bring your small pet and all the personal touches that make your house a home.
  • Dine when you want, as often as you like. Anytime Dining gives you the flexibility to enjoy your meals just like you did at home—on your schedule.
  • Our Active Living calendar is driven by the desires of the people who live here - from fitness classes to charity work to games to outings—it's all at your fingertips.
  • Services we can assist with may include bathing, dressing, grooming, medication management, safety checks, and more.
  • Garden House is our memory care specific community created around the unique needs of people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Residents enjoy an inviting environment with a team who are always warm and happy to help.

Arrowhead Gardens Apartments

Affordable Senior Living Community in West Seattle

  •  9220 2nd Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98106
  • Stay physically and mentally fit with our fitness and business centers.
  • Watch movies or cheer your favorite sports team in our large social room, TV or media room.
  • Find your inspiration in our craft room or play in our billiards room.
  • Enjoy day trips with friends and enjoy numerous planned social activities.
  • Pet friendly, too!

Island House

YOUR ADVENTURE BEGINS in mercer island, washington

  •  7810 SE 30th St., Mercer Island, WA 98040
  • Beautifully Designed Studio, 1- & 2-Bedroom Floor Plans
  • Emergency Alert System in Each Home
  • All-Day MBK Cuisine Restaurant-Style Dining, Casual Bistro for All-Day Dining
  • MBK Mind+Body Wellness Enriching Activities & Events
  • Pet-Friendly Community, Laundry & Linen Service, Housekeeping Services

Merrill Gardens at Auburn

ENJOY MORE AT MERRILL GARDENS AT AUBURN

  •  18 1st Street SE, Auburn, WA 98002
  • We offer private apartments with generous living spaces and a choice of floor plans. Bring your small pet and all the personal touches that make your house a home.
  • Dine when you want, as often as you like. Anytime Dining gives you the flexibility to enjoy your meals just like you did at home—on your schedule.
  • Our Active Living calendar is driven by the desires of the people who live here—from fitness classes to charity work to games to outings—it's all at your fingertips.
  • Services we can assist with may include bathing, dressing, grooming, medication management, safety checks, and more.
  • Garden House is our memory care specific community created around the unique needs of people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Residents enjoy an inviting environment with a team who are always warm and happy to help.

GenCare Lifestyle Federal Way

Where Life Feels New Again

  •  31200 23rd Ave S, Federal Way, WA 98003
  • 108 newly renovated apartment homes, with spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom suites
  • 33 Memory Care suites with a beautiful outdoor courtyard
  • Full calendar of activities, fun events, and local adventures
  • Healthy, fresh, made-from-scratch meals, with all day dining including gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan, and diabetic menu options
  • Complimentary on-site certified personal trainer

Holiday The Garden Club

Active retirement community 15 minutes from downtown Seattle in Bellevue, WA

  •  13350 SE 26th Street, Bellevue, WA 98005
  • Three Chef-Prepared Meals Daily
  • Full Calendar of Enriching Activities
  • Light Linen Service and Weekly Housekeeping
  • Pets Welcome
  • Lively Mobile Plus Personal Emergency Response Device

Holiday Bridge Park

Active, lively independent senior living community in Seattle, WA

  •  3204 SW Morgan Street, Seattle, WA 98126
  • Individually Controlled Heating and Air Conditioning
  • Wheelchair Accessible Units
  • Three Chef-Prepared Meals Daily
  • Light Linen Service, Weekly Housekeeping and Complimentary Scheduled Transportation
  • Personal Emergency Response Device

Brookdale Foundation House

Washington Senior Living at its Finest

  •  32290 First Avenue South, Federal Way, WA 98003
  • We provide Exceptional Independent and Personalized Assisted Living services for seniors
  • Our full service dining program offers three meals a day, prepared with only the freshest ingredients and a variety of menu options.
  • Our housekeeping staff will clean your apartment the way you want it cleaned every week.
  • We launder your linens and towels and change your bed linens weekly.
  • Our trained and licensed transportation staff provides door to door service to shopping, restaurants and your personal destinations.

Brookdale West Seattle

Exceptional Senior Living

  •  4611 35th Avenue SW, Seattle, WA 98126
  • Studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments with full kitchens
  • Gas fireplaces and balconies featured in select apartments
  • Vaulted ceilings and hand-made cabinetry throughout the community
  • Roof-top deck available for relaxing or entertaining
  • Pet friendly

Evergreen Court

QUALITY & AFFORDABLE SENIOR HOUSING IN BELLEVUE

  •  900 124th Avenue NE, Bellevue, WA 98005
  • Private Dining Room
  • Full Service Hair Salon
  • Activity & Game Room
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Resident Store

The Bellettini

MAKE RIPPLES that turn into waves

  •  1115 108th Avenue NE, Bellevue, WA 98004
  • Convenient Downtown Location
  • Restaurant-Style Dining and a Bistro and Wine Bar
  • Fitness Center with Personal Training Services Customized to Meet Your Individual Goals
  • Apartment Maintenance, Housekeeping, and Linen Service
  • Underground Parking, Complimentary Town Car Transportation and Valet Service

Brookdale Admiral Heights

Exceptional Senior Living

  •  2326 California Avenue SW, Seattle, WA 98116
  • Studio, one and two bedroom apartments with kitchenettes
  • Library, comfortable living rooms and social meeting areas
  • Chef-prepared meals served restaurant-style
  • Weekly housekeeping and linen service
  • Pet friendly

Fred Lind Manor

Discover beautiful lifestyle and assisted living at Fred Lind Manor

  •  1802 17th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
  • Choose from studio, one-bedroom, or two-bedroom suites. Our cozy apartments homes are equipped with kitchenettes, an emergency call system, drapes, plentiful closet space and senior-friendly bathrooms.
  • Leave the cooking to us! As a resident you will receive three nutritious meals a day in our sunlit dining room.
  • Why bring a vacuum? With weekly housekeeping and linen service included, we suggest you sit back and let yourself be pampered!
  • Need a ride? Our shuttle service will buzz you to hot spots like Safeway, Fred Meyer, K-Mart, the mall, Alki Beach, casino lunches, Snoqualmie Falls and Stewart Park. Our chauffer services also include transportation to doctor appointments within a five-mile radius.
  • The monthly fee includes extras like cable television, local phone service, all utilities, weekly linen service and more.

Truewood by Merrill, First Hill

DISCOVER A WELCOMING SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY IN SEATTLE

  •  1421 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
  • We offer private apartments with generous living spaces and a choice of floor plans. Bring your small pet and all the personal touches that make your house a home.
  • Dine when you want, as often as you like. Anytime Dining gives you the flexibility to enjoy your meals just like you did at home—on your schedule.
  • Our Active Living calendar is driven by the desires of the people who live here - from fitness classes to charity work to games to outings—it's all at your fingertips.
  • Services we can assist with may include bathing, dressing, grooming, medication management, safety checks, and more.
  • Garden House is our memory care specific community created around the unique needs of people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Residents enjoy an inviting environment with a team who are always warm and happy to help.

Overlake Terrace

Gorgeous Senior Living in the Heart of Redmond, WA

  •  2956 152nd Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052
  • Three restaurant-style meals daily, plus snacks
  • Social, cultural and recreational activities
  • Scheduled local transportation
  • Full-service beauty salon
  • Kitchenette in select units

Cogir of Queen Anne

Discover The Rewards of a Life Well-Lived

  •  805 4th Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
  • Cogir of Queen Anne offers table service all day long in a restaurant-style dining room, and the meals are prepared from locally sourced ingredients.
  • We put a modern twist on Seattle independent living, offering a full slate of recreational, cultural, educational, spiritual, and wellness-focused activities. Bus and van transportation is also available.
  • Our community is staffed around the clock, and we have a state-of-the-art surveillance system installed.
  • Wishing to empower residents to age in place, we offer everything from transportation to medical appointments to mobility, dining, hygiene, and dressing assistance. Medication and incontinence management, as well as diabetes care, are also provided.
  • In-house doctor and a massage therapist/ acupuncturist, along with a visiting physician.

What are Retirement Communities?
Retirement communities are often also called independent living communities, because they are designed for seniors who are able to live independently, with no need for daily personal or medical care. They are generally mid-to large-sized campus-style communities that offer a wide variety of activities and conveniences for residents.

If this sounds similar to an active adult or 55+ community, that is because retirement and active adult communities share some core commonalities. These often include providing exterior home and lawn maintenance, planned social activities, communal spaces and outdoor amenities such as tennis courts, golf courses or swimming pools. The benefits of living in a retirement community are generally the same as living in other types of senior housing: more opportunities for social engagement, more free time to spend pursuing hobbies and low-maintenance living. Retirement communities take low-maintenance living to an even higher level than active adult communities, because the following are often included, with other services available a la carte:

• Meals – 3x/day, served in a dining room
• Linen and laundry service
• Housekeeping
• Interior home maintenance
• Scheduled transportation to shopping, medical appointments and other errands
• 24-hr staff and onsite-healthcare in case of emergency

As in most types of senior housing, the size and style of home varies from community to community, from studio apartments to large villas, often with many styles available within the same campus. While the homes may differ in size, most will have features that are designed with seniors in mind, such as:

• One-level living
• Wide doorways
• Walk-in showers
• Low thresholds
• Emergency call systems

And while every community is unique, many will offer the same types of amenities and benefits to residents, all aimed at allowing them to live easier, more engaged and fulfilling lives. Most retirement communities provide an even broader range of amenities than those found in active adult communities, including:

• Daily scheduled activities, fitness classes or crafts
• On-site salons, libraries and chapels
• Game rooms
• Theaters
• Community meeting spaces such as club houses and bistros
• Private dining rooms for special family meals
• Community excursions

Some independent living communities are located within larger campuses that also offer assisted living, skilled nursing and memory care services; these campuses are called Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs). They offer a full range of senior care to residents as they age and their health needs change. CCRCs allow residents to age in place, and stay within the same overall community, as they move from one level of care to the next. A CCRC is especially helpful if one spouse has different care needs than the other. Even if one spouse is in a higher-level care facility, couples are still close enough to see each other every day and are able to enjoy the same amenities and activities.

Use our US map above to begin your search for the best retirement communities for you or your loved one.

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