About Assisted Living in St. Petersburg, FL
St. Petersburg, located in the county of Pinellas in the state of Florida, is a Gulf Coast community that averages only 4 days a year without sun. This unparalleled perfection in weather is just one of many reasons it is so popular as a location for assisted living communities. Between the amazing weather and enormous variety of tourist focused attractions and dining, it is a truly exceptional community.
What to Expect
Most assisted living communities in the city of St. Petersburg offer the following amenities:
- Customized meal plans
- Pet friendly housing
- Convenient access to year round beaches
- On-site beautician services
- Regularly scheduled on-site and off-site activities
Senior Friendly Neighborhoods in St. Petersburg, FL
The thriving senior population in St. Petersburg often walks most places, due to the relatively small size of the city, but seniors can take advantage of a city-wide trolley system when they do need to go longer distances. And seniors living in St. Petersburg can take comfort that their health is protected by almost half a dozen hospitals, one of which is the second largest employer in the city.
The art deco era Mediterranean design of the architecture forms a beautiful backdrop to the yacht filled harbors of Snell Isle. Between boating, golf, and the numerous bayside bistros, you will never be bored in this neighborhood.
If open air jazz concerts and outdoor summer movie nights are your cup of tea, you will love living in Historic Kenwood. Filled with elegant bungalows and plenty of park space, this neighborhood is both a natural paradise and a home for some of the truly best art to be found in the city.
Historic Roser Park
The most green section of St. Petersburg, Historic Roser Park is filled to overflowing with palm trees, oak trees, flower gardens, and even the winding Booker Creek. Hidden amongst all this natural beauty are hundreds of old world historic Spanish domiciles, that offer amazing scenery while you walk through this giant park and garden.
Activities for Seniors in St. Petersburg, FL
This city is popular with seniors for more than just the magnificent weather. It is home to a plethora of annual events including multiple parades, the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg which kicks off the first round of the IndyCar Series, and the musical extravaganza that is the Bluesfest.
If you are looking for culture that is available every day of the year, you will not be disappointed with the Museum of Fine Arts or the Salvador Dali Museum.
Similarly, if you want year round sports, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Rays, and Lightning all play in locations that are incredibly close to the city.
With such amazing weather and fun activities, seniors will always have something do in St. Petersburg.
Finding Assisted Living in St. Petersburg, FL
When trying to make your final decision on which assisted living community in St. Petersburg best fits your needs and budget, contact our Senior Living Advisors for the best information available on all your great options.