Piper Shores


15 Piper Road
Scarborough, ME  04074

Piper Shores

Community Type

Continuing Care Retirement Community/Life Care


The retirement of a lifetime. Situated on 138 acres of stunning Southern Maine coastline, Piper Shores is Maine’s premier non-profit lifecare retirement community. Piper Shores offers spectacular coastal living and a close-knit community that is active and engaged. Residents enjoy a wide range of desirable amenities such as beautiful flower and vegetable gardens, a fitness center, an indoor pool and hot tub, a wellness clinic, a library, and a woodworking shop, among many others. For those who enjoy city living, Piper Shores is located just minutes away from the vibrant city of Portland, Maine — named one of the most popular places to retire in 2010. Residents at Piper Shores enjoy transportation to and from Portland, as well as supermarkets, doctors’ appointments, and cultural events across Southern Maine.

Discover the promise of lifecare. The first retirement community in Maine to be accredited by the CARF-CCAC, Piper Shores combines maintenance-free independent living with guaranteed priority access to comprehensive on-site long-term care — all for a predictable monthly payment, and a 90% refundable entrance fee.

Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Maine’s Southern Coast and enjoy active, independent living with lifecare at Piper Shores.

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Number of Units

  • 200 individual apartments
  • 40 assisted living units
  • 40 skilled nursing beds

Facilities & Amenities

Dining areas with distinct atmosphere and ocean views; cafe open daily for breakfast and lunch; private dining room; beauty salon/barber shop; indoor swimming pool and hot tub; woodworking shop; individual gardening areas; convenience store; onsite banking; various recreation rooms; library and computer center; fitness room with exercise equipment and classes; creative arts center; music room; multi-purpose rooms for meetings, lectures, movies, and special events; health and wellness clinic; cocktail lounge; spacious lounge with fireplace; putting green, and a dog park/run.

Nearest Airport

Portland International Jetport (PWM) — 6 miles

Nearest Hospital

Maine Medical Center — 8.9 miles

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Maine Life Care Retirement Community, LLC (Non-profit)

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