Buckingham South Review

Buckingham South Review

At Buckingham South residents are offered the full range of senior care – from assisted living and skilled nursing care, to memory treatment and respite care.

They prides themselves on being locally owned and operated. The owners and managers are on-site and help oversee the care of residents. Savannah in gerneral is a terrific area for retirees seeking a quiet, yet social and friendly atmosphere.

As one of the recommended assisted living facilities in Savannah and boasts a 5-star rating on Google. Many of the residents love how social the facility is – there are more than 80 senior residents and the staff an array of social and recreational events each week.

Estimated base price is about $3,500 per month.

HarborChase of Tamarac

HarborChase of Tamarac in Florida

HarborChase of Tamarac is nestled in a quiet area outside of Fort Lauderdale.

A short drive from ocean-side beaches, five star restaurants, luxury stores, and medical centers, Harborchase is a terrific area for seniors seeking a quiet, yet social and friendly atmosphere.

The facility specializes in memory and respite care – nearby HarborChase properties are tailored for assisted living and skilled nursing. The staff at their Tamarac location is top notch with very good reviews from dozens of residents and family members.

Monthly costs are not stated, but we estimate it to be $3,500 to $4,200/mo.

Watercrest Winter Park

Watercrest Senior Living - Wintercrest

Watercrest Winter Park is a senior living facility located just outside Orlando, Florida. They are best known for their independent and assisted living, but they also specialize in memory care and respite care.

Residents have given it good ratings – it boasts a 5-star rating on Google and people love that it’s a pet friendly. They even offer pet therapy for seniors who don’t own a pet of their own.

A few online reviews say that Watercrest Winter Park is the most convenient retirement community they toured – there’s on-site fine dining, fitness center for physical therapy, a beauty salon and spa, resort-style swimming pool and on-site health screenings by LN’s and physicians.

Below are our estimates for each type of care.

Independent Living: $1,850/mo.
Assisted Living: $3,950/mo.
Memory Care: $5,150/mo.

Harborchase of Naples Assisted Living

Located only minutes from ocean-side beaches, luxury shops, and medical centers in North Naples, Harborchase Assisted Living facility is the perfect community for seniors seeking a quiet, yet social and friendly atmosphere.

The facility provides assisted living for those who need extra assistance in their daily lives as well as skilled nursing and memory care.

It may not offer all the amenities you’d get a true 5-star senior community (i.e. professional chef or PGA-course membership), but Harborchase has very good reviews from residents and starts at $3,600/mo.

Calusa Harbor Senior Living

Calusa Harbor Assisted Living

Calusa Harbour is an affordable facility, and offers lots of the luxury amenities you’d see in senior communities for half the price – scenic views, garden walkways, inground swimming pool, art studio, salons, game rooms, and much more!

Calusa Harbor accommodates seniors wanting independent living (with regular check-ins), assisted living, skilled nursing (aka nursing home), and specialized care such as rehab and respite care.

Very good reviews on medicare.gov, and affordable monthly pricing.

Senior Living Prices

Independent: $1,450/mo (starting)
Assisted Living: $1,950/mo (starting)

All Seasons Naples Senior Living

All Seasons Naples Florida

All Seasons Naples is one of the most popular options for senior living in North Naples, FL.

As a senior community it caters to a variety of needs – independent living, assisted living, memory care, and respite care. Whether you’re enjoying the beautiful panoramic garden views, or taking part in one of their many social event, All Seasons Naples does not disappoint.

Residents enjoy chef-prepared meals, daily fitness classes and 24-hour service from a licensed nurse.

All Seasons prides themselves on offering some of the best amenities and services in Naples – extensive library, intimate bistro bar, enormous outdoor pool, and full-service hair salon.

Beach House of Naples Senior Living

A popular senior living facility, the Beach House of Naples is everything you want in a retirement community – a care-free environment and tons of luxury amenities.

The Beach House has the perfect location. Facility is walking distance from popular restaurants, 5th Ave. shopping, and Naples hospitals.

The 9-acre campus offers 113 residences and caters to Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Respite Care. As an upscale senior community it offers the comfort, beauty, and well-being of a private residence with friendly staff to support the ADLs (activities of daily living).

Residents are encouraged to stay as independent as possible while living in a comfortable, safe environment with 24-hour staff.

Symphony at Stuart Review

Symphony at Stuart near Port St. Lucie is a state-of-the-art assisted living and memory care facility in South Florida.

It’s been cited as one of “The Best Small Towns in America to Visit,” and creates the perfect environment for seniors to relax, but also stay social and active. The area has a lot to offer for retirees – fine dining, lots of restaurants, shopping areas, and lots of golf courses.

The facility is owned and operated by Elegance Living. Residents can also opt into the “full continuum” plan which allows ‘age in place’ care services and consistent prices.

Symphony at Stuart Costs:
Assisted Living: $4,195
Memory Care: $6,075

Brentwood Senior Living St. Petersburg

The staff at Brentwood St. Petersburg is carefully selected and made up of dedicated professionals with experience providing a variety of senior care services – they specialize in assisted living, memory care, respite care, diabetic and geriatric health.

Brentwood at St. Petersburg lets residents choose their own senior apartment; each includes a walk-in shower, thermostat, safety rails, kitchenette, and emergency call system.

St. Petersburg Senior Living Costs:
Assisted Living: $1,900 – $2,000
Memory Care: $4,300 – $5,400