Vi at Highlands Ranch Review

Vi at Highlands Ranch

Retirement community in Highlands Ranch, Colorado


Vi at Highlands Ranch sits on 25 acres and offers all the things you’d want in a luxury senior living facility. The campus offers spectacular mountain views with access to an array of cultural and recreational attractions in nearby Denver. As the only Type ‘A’ CCRC in Colorado, residents can choose from 29 different floor plans.

They have a continuum of care service as well – this means limited changes to your costs if your health needs change. Reading online reviews, current and past residents are very happy with the personalized service and individualized care programs offered.

Vi at Highlands Ranch requires a sizable entrance fee of $175,000 or more – the good news is that it covers changes to the residence and helps keep the monthly fee more affordable. The monthly fee starts at $3,450 per month.

We estimate the base price to be $7,800 per month.

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Vi at Highlands Ranch

SINCE 2008


Designed for people 62+ and are in good health, and like the benefits of an exclusive retirement community.


Basic to moderate assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) within a traditional senior apartment.


Personalized care for those with dementia or Alzheimer’s. Equipped with safeguards for wanderings.


Similar to nursing homes, skilled nursing facility has “skilled” nurses for chronic disease or disabilities.

Vi Living Heated Indoor Pool
Vi at Highlands Ranch Indoor Heated Pool


List of amenities offered to residences with no added fees.

  • 24/7 Staff
  • Emergency Call System
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry & Linen
  • Medication Services
  • Ski Community
  • Fitness Gym
  • Nutrition Monitoring
  • Type ‘A’ CCRC
  • Salon & Spa
  • Indoor Heated Pool
  • Valet Parking
  • Guest Meals
  • Tennis Courts
  • Bike Paths
  • On-Site Dog Park

Fine Dining

Here are some of the fine dining benefits residents have access to.

  • Executive Chef
  • Large Wine Selection
  • Seasonal Menus
  • Nutrition Monitoring
  • Full Culinary Team
  • Home-Made Deserts
  • Stocked Liquor Bar

Vi at Highlands Ranch Costs

Sarting costs for a 0% returned entrance fee.

They offer a 50% or 90% return option, but with higher costs.

 Entrance FeesMonthly Fee
One Bedroom$234,200 – 307,100$4,310 – 4,640
One Bedroom (w/ Den)$300,000 – 385,800$4,840 – 5,100
Two Bedroom$322,400 – 541,600$5,670 – 6,590
Two Bedroom (w/ Den)$532,400 – 846,700$6,850 – 7,980
Cottage$535,500 – 717,100$6,600 – 7,240
2nd Person Fee$30,000$1,660
Check updated pricing.


Is the entrance fee mandatory?

Residents must pay a one-time entrance fee. It is common among continuing care retirement community (CCRC) and keeps the long-term monthly fee affordable.

What does continuing care mean?

A CCRC (or Life Plan Community) means residents have access to upgraded care – from independent living to assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing, and other care services at little to no additional costs.

Do they accept Medicare or Medicaid?

The page shows that Vi at Highlands ranch accepts Medicare, but does not take Medicaid. They also accept private pay and insurance.