California Retirement Communities

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Find California retirement communities, including active adult communities, independent living, assisted living, memory care, nursing care and more.

Best Places to Retire in California

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Anaheim Walnut Village
891 S. Walnut Street
Anaheim, CA 92802
714-507-7000
Lake Forest Freedom Village
23442 El Toro Road
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-472-4700
Moreno Valley Integrated Care Communities
14265-14345 Nason Street
Moreno Valley, CA 92555
909-243-3837
Ontario Inland Christian Home
1950 South Mountain Avenue
Ontario, CA 91762
909-983-0084
Palo Alto Vi at Palo Alto
620 Sand Hill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
888-974-8944
Rancho Palos Verdes The Canterbury
5801 Crestridge Road
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA  90275
877-332-6661
Stanton Quaker Gardens Senior Living
12151 Dale Street
Stanton, CA 90680
714-530-9100

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Active Adult Communities

Banning Sun Lakes Country Club
300 S. Highland Springs Avenue, #2K
Banning, CA 92220
951-845-7378
Hemet Hemetwest
5001 West Florida Hemet
Hemet, CA  92545
951-925-2575
Rancho Palos Verdes The Canterbury
5801 Crestridge Road
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
877-332-6661
Riverside Altavita
17050 Arnold Drive
Riverside, CA 92518
800-729-2999
Santa Cruz De Anza Santa Cruz
2395 Delaware Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
831-423-8660
San Diego Casa de las Campanas
18655 West Bernardo Drive
San Diego, CA 92127
800-554-6403
Sky Valley Caliente Springs Resort
70-200 Dillion Road
Sky Valley, CA 92241
760-329-8400 Ext: 3050

Independent Living Communities

Anaheim Walnut Village
891 S. Walnut Street
Anaheim, CA 92802
714-507-7000
Bakersfield Columbus Estates
3201 Columbus
Bakersfield, CA 93306
800-209-8955
Carmichael The Atrium of Carmichael
5757 Cypress Avenue
Carmichael, CA 95608
916-486-3533
Duarte Westminster Gardens
1420 Santo Domingo Avenue
Duarte, CA 91010
626-358-2569
Fresno Fairwinds — Woodward Park
9525 N. Fort Washington Road
Fresno, CA 93730
559-434-6444
Irvine Regents Point
19191 Harvard Avenue
Irvine, CA 92612
949-509-2205
Lake Forest Freedom Village
23442 El Toro Road
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-472-4700
Oceanside Emeritus at Oceanside
3523 Lake Boulevard
Oceanside, CA 92056
760-945-1811
Ontario Inland Christian Home
1950 South Mountain Avenue
Ontario, CA 91762
909-983-0084
Palo Alto Vi at Palo Alto
620 Sand Hill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
888-974-8944
Poway Seacrest Village at Rancho Bernardo
127 Monte Vista Road
Poway, CA 92064
858-485-0700
Rancho Palos Verdes The Canterbury
5801 Crestridge Road
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA  90275
877-332-6661
Riverside Altavita
17050 Arnold Drive
Riverside, CA 92518
800-729-2999
Casa de las Campanas
18655 West Bernardo Drive
San Diego, CA 92127
800-554-6403
Vi at La Jolla Village
8515 Costa Verde Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92122
888-710-5917
St. Paul’s Senior Services
328 Maple Street
San Diego, CA  92103
619-239-6900
San Francisco Rhoda Goldman Plaza
2180 Post Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
415-345-5060
Sky Valley Caliente Springs Resort
70-200 Dillion Road
Sky Valley, CA 92241
760-329-8400 Ext: 3050
Stanton Quaker Gardens Senior Living
12151 Dale Street
Stanton, CA 90680
714-530-9100
Union City Acacia Creek
34400 Mission Boulevard
Union City, CA 94587
510-441-3739
Ventura Ventura TowneHouse
4900 Telegraph Road
Ventura, CA 93003
805-642-3263
Walnut Creek Viamonte at Walnut Creek
Preview Center
165 Lennon Lane, Suite 105
Walnut Creek, CA  94598
924-621-6600

Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Anaheim Walnut Village
891 S. Walnut Street
Anaheim, CA 92802
714-507-7000
Duarte Westminster Gardens
1420 Santo Domingo Avenue
Duarte, CA 91010
626-358-2569
Irvine Regents Point
19191 Harvard Avenue
Irvine, CA 92612
949-509-2205
La Jolla White Sands of La Jolla
7450 Olivetas Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037
858-450-5102
Lake Forest Freedom Village
23442 El Toro Road
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-472-4700
Moreno Valley Integrated Care Communities
14265-14345 Nason Street
Moreno Valley, CA 92555
909-243-3837
Oakland Salem Lutheran Home
2361 East 29th Street
Oakland, CA 94606
510-534-3637
Palo Alto Vi at Palo Alto
620 Sand Hill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
888-974-8944
Pasadena Monte Cedro
153 East Holly Street
Passadena, CA  91103
877-344-8153
Rancho Palos Verdes The Canterbury
5801 Crestridge Road
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA  90275
877-332-6661
Riverside Altavita
17050 Arnold Drive
Riverside, CA 92518
800-729-2999
San Diego Casa de las Campanas
18655 West Bernardo Drive
San Diego, CA 92127
800-554-6403
Vi at La Jolla Village
8515 Costa Verde Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92122
888-710-5917
Stanton Quaker Gardens Senior Living
12151 Dale Street
Stanton, CA 90680
714-530-9100
Union City Acacia Creek
34400 Mission Boulevard
Union City, CA 94587
510-441-3739