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From there, we’ll show you the best assisted living communities in San Diego for your family member’s budget, lifestyle, and personal care needs. With 125 assisted living facilities in the San Diego area, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find a secure and social community for this next stage of life.

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Average starting price $5,055/month
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Recent reviews of Assisted Living in San Diego, CA
La Marea Senior Living in Carlsbad, CA

I chose La Marea for my friend of 30 years after touring nine facilities close to my home. La Marea was for the best that I saw. It is not too Big, has very good facilities and the staff is excellent. Their Activities director organizes fun outings and entertainment. I greatly recommend it.

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Silvergate Retirement Residence - San Marcos

So far we've been very happy with Silvergate. The staff is very nice and accommodating. I like the level of communication they give us, and they always respond to any questions we have. The care of our loved one has been going well. They do well with activities overall. I would just like to see more variation in activities for higher functioning residents in memory care.

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White Sands, a CCRC in La Jolla, CA

White Sands facility has everything from independent living to skilled nursing. They have a lot of activities to offer, it is in a really beautiful location. We could not be happier with our decision, we know our mother is safe there. The food is excellent with a wide range of choices. The rooms are very nice and adequate, they have many options to choose from. Our loved one has a beautiful view.

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San Diego Healthcare Center

2828 Meadow Lark Dr, San Diego, CA 92123 | 3.2 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Nursing Homes

4.0(1 review)

Most of the staff was fantastic. She really liked them and I did too. I interacted with the physical therapists, and the nurses and doctors. They were very good about communication. They doted on her, and if...

Golden Sunset Residential I

7541 Milky Way Point, San Diego, CA 92120 | 3.9 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

4.0(2 reviews)

didnt take dogs , loved owner ,and place very nice and clean, decorates, lots room,alert,friendly but ,caregiver on prem spoke no english had 2 call owner..loved it 2nd choice,owner very friendly.

University City Guest Home I

3522 Mercer Lane, San Diego, CA 92122 | 5.4 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Located in the heart of the beautiful San Diego, California, University City Guest Home 1 is the leading facility for assisted senior living. Our kind staff provides the kind of care that your loved one needs to lead a fulfilling life, even in an assisted living environment. If you are looking...


4.0(2 reviews)

I like the fact that they are very clean. The food is good. There are no activities. They need to spend more time helping her walk and being active. They could help her walk and help her to being more...

Butterfly Gardens II

5579 Avenida Fiesta, La Jolla, CA 92037 | 6.5 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

A licensed senior living community providing board and home care for Alzheimer's Memory Care in La Jolla, California with a difference. Butterfly Garden II is a Residential Care Facility that is run by a team of competent nurses with over 15 years experience working in health prevention and cure....


4.0(1 review)

6 bed - 2 shared rooms, 2 1/2 baths. very clean and residents seem calm emphasis on toileting prog. and some music, outside sitting dog/birds, nice neighborhood/mostly dementia residents -prefer less...

Jeanne's Shangri-La

6281 Jackson Drive, San Diego, CA 92119 | 6.6 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Jeanne's Shangri-La is a private retirement home that boasts six bedrooms, four bathrooms, and the benefit of medical care on-site for the residents. When concerned adult children want to find a nice place for their parent to live, smaller homes like ours tend to get overlooked. With only a few...


4.0(1 review)

The administrator her was great. She met us at the office and actually showed us 2 of her houses. Patients were well taken care of, staff was friendly and administrator offered helpful services like 1...

Eternal Sunshine Care

5327 Quince Street, San Diego, CA 92105 | 6.7 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

4.0(2 reviews)

Everyone was very kind and helpful during my tour of this community. The community looked spotless and well-kept. The tour guide was informative and sweet. The location was a to far for me to travel, but...

Monterey Trellis

8914 Troy St, Spring Valley, CA 91977 | 9.3 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

4.0(1 review)

This is a nice looking, smaller community. We had no complaints about this place in general, it was clean, and everyone was friendly. However, the area it is located in wasn't very good for my Uncle. He...

Noble Living

5211 Joan Court, San Diego, CA 92115 | 4.8 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Noble living is a residential care home located in the peaceful neighborhoods of San Diego CA in San Diego County. The tranquil nature of our location coupled with a stunning landscape offers our residents a wonderful place they can call home and an awesome place to visit for their family and...


Enclosed Courtyard
3.8(6 reviews)

Things have been going very well here! Things were a little rocky to start, but the staff have all been very friendly and accommodating when helping my loved one get settled in. The staff are very personable...

Little Flower Haven

8585 La Mesa Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91941 | 7.7 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

3.7(3 reviews)

She really loves it. It's very clean and they are friendly. They always have things going on. The food seems to be good. We haven't had any problems with the laundry, except mom would like stuff ironed and...

Bay View Senior Accomodations

3219 Canon Street, San Diego, CA 92106 | 9.9 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

Bay View Senior Accommodations is located in the sunny San Diego, California. As an assisted living facility, each and every resident is our top priority. Whether it's you, your spouse, or a parent, our facility is oriented by two things that we believe the quality of life is determined by; the...


3.6(5 reviews)

We have been very pleased with this community since my father moved in. We were initially drawn in by the fact that it does not feel like a normal institution or senior living community. It is almost like a...

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Trust and Care Home for Seniors

1050 Lemon Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020 | 9.3 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Trust and Care Home for Seniors is located in beautiful El Cajon, CA. We are well known and trusted for providing exceptional assisted living care for our residents. We know first hand that leaving your home can sometimes be difficult and we make the transition easy. Our staff is very well...


3.5(2 reviews)

They are all very friendly and also very professional and my loved one has improved tremendously since he has been at the Trust and Care Home for Seniors. He is eating healthy and is more active now and it...

Racquels Rose Garden

9128 Berkview Lane, Spring Valley, CA 91977 | 9.9 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

When it comes to the golden years and making plans for senior living, there can be a few challenges to deal with. We may not always have access to the resources we need to provide the best for our loved ones. As we look at the choices available to us, we need to be certain that our parents have...


3.5(1 review)

Fleetridge Estates

3941 Liggett Drive, San Diego, CA 92106 | 9.9 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

When special care is needed, the elegance and comfort of a private home, and yes, even the fun and companionship of charming friends can be retained, When the home is in Point Loma and there are only six residents, the best of both worlds can be achieved. The focus is on each resident enjoying...


3.5(2 reviews)

Met with Director. Very nice home in nice Point Loma neighborhood. Spacious living, dining, family room setup, nice back yard, lots of light in common areas. Nice-ish furnishings, would not feel...

Aacorn Oaks

6217 Acorn Street, San Diego, CA 92115 | 6 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Aacorn Oaks is an assisted living facility located in a quiet neighborhood in San Diego, CA. Assisted living is for those that are unable to live in independent living but don't need as much medical assistance as those in a nursing home. Our staff still provides 3 cooked meals a day, light...


3.4(4 reviews)

This is truly a wonderful community. Everybody here is very friendly and welcoming. I know she is getting the best care here. The community looks great, everything is very well maintained. The staff is very...

Mesaview Senior Assisted Living

7971 Culowee St, La Mesa, CA 91942 | 7.1 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

Our speciality is providing quality care at resonable rates. Villa La Mesa offers modest, homelike accommodations nestled in a very quiet residential area of 'Old' La Mesa. With a total licensed capacity of twenty-nine (29) residents, Villa La Mesa is small enough to offers a warm, homelike...


3.2(9 reviews)

Two relatives have lived there for a length of time (at different times). They were both happy there. One played the piano for residents. The main building is an older home, kept up well. Residents can feel...

Mount Vernon Eldercare

7815 Mount Vernon Street, Lemon Grove, CA 91945 | 8.7 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Mount Vernon Eldercare is a residential care facility for senior citizens in Lemon Grove, California dedicated to the care and comfort of all of their residents. We provide an environment conducive to helping seniors maintain a better level of independence while offering them the assistance to...


3.1(5 reviews)

My loved one was only there at Mount Vernon Eldercare for about two weeks so our experience is very limited, but based on the limited experience that we had there it seemed to be a very nice place. It is a...

Mission Villa East

2337 Camino del Rio South, San Diego, CA 92108 | 4.6 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Canyon Villas

4282 Balboa Ave, San Diego, CA 92117 | 4.6 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

Westmore Care Home

7930 Westmore Road, San Diego, CA 92126 | 6.2 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Westmore Care Home is an assisted living and rehabilitation center for the elderly. We provide meals and assist with any of their needs such as bathing, grooming, cleaning etc. We also have a variety of activities to keep them happy and healthy not to mention social. We have a 6 person capacity...


3.0(2 reviews)

Award Manor

1966 Paradise St., San Diego, CA 92114 | 8.2 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Award Manor is unlike many assisted living facilities in that it has a core group that it services. Anyone who is suffering from dementia and wishes to be able to live in an assisted living facility is welcome to come visit Award Manor. We pride ourselves on doing the best job possible to...


3.0(1 review)

Mount Helix Care Home

10030 Grandview Drive, La Mesa, CA 91941 | 9.4 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Come See How Small is Beautiful FACILITY. STAFF. PROGRAM. Measure us on any one of these criteria and we are confident we will exceed your highest expectations. As professional owner-administrators, we care for physical, cognitive, and emotional needs. Our established grounds are perfect for...


3.0(1 review)

Mount Soledad Senior Care

2189 Crownhill Rd., La Jolla, CA 92109 | 6.5 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

True Home Living It’s human nature to want a place where we can retreat and relax without worry, a place where we are safe and among people we can trust. This place is home. Attitudes Senior Care Facilities are beautifully maintained private residences, providing our residents with an...


2.5(3 reviews)

There are 12 residents. Active most of the day. One 69 and one 72 year old ladies plus others. Day care comes down at holidays, etc to sing and interact. Weekly excursions. Daily games and things.

Hands of Love, Inc.

11249 Antilla Place, San Diego, CA 92126 | 6.6 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Hands of Love, Inc is a senior care home located in the calm City of San Diego, California in Sand Diego County. Our residence rests on a spacious piece of land, which offers good indoor and outdoor experience to senior citizens. We live in a neighborhood that enjoys perfect climatic conditions...


2.3(3 reviews)

Island Grove Guest Home II

660 Van Houten Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020 | 9.5 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Poway Residential Care, LLC

13750 Powers Rd, Poway, CA 92064 | 9.8 milesfrom San Diego center

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

2.0(3 reviews)

I had recently taken a tour of this community for my mother and I have no complaints of how things had went for her. The staff where on time to our appointment and made sure to answer any questions we had...

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Cost of assisted living in San Diego, CA

The average cost of senior living in San Diego is 5,055 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Lemon Grove, CA with an average of 3,195 per month.

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In San Diego, CA, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In San Diego, CA, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:


The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System provides bus service in San Diego, with 93 bus lines and three light rail systems. SDMTS also provides a paratransit service for elderly and disabled residents — MTS-Access — which offers large vans capable of carrying wheelchair users. San Diego is a very walkable city with excellent public transportation options.

Health care

San Diego is home to some of the best hospitals in the country. The city has at least eight hospitals that provide emergency services. The top hospitals in San Diego include Alvarado Hospital Medical Center, UC San Diego Health Hillcrest – Hillcrest Medical Center, and Sharp Memorial Hospital.

Senior activities

San Diego is nicknamed “America’s Finest City” for its sandy beaches, gorgeous climate, and world-class entertainment, including the San Diego Zoo and Legoland California. The city offers plenty of options for entertainment, and in total, there are 98 museums and 150 performing arts stages, including two Tony Award-winning theaters. San Diego also has an opera, a symphony, a world-famous zoo and aquarium, and traditional arts and culture events that include an art walk and dinner theatre. The museums include several railroad, flight, and military museums, with options to suit any interest. Area seniors can find a sense of community at the Verne Goodwin Mira Mesa Senior Center, which also has a ballroom.

What is assisted living?

Assisted living is long-term care for seniors who are generally active and independent, but who require increased supervision and help with some daily tasks. Staff can assist residents with activities of daily living like dressing, bathing, and medication management. Assisted living is also a good option for seniors seeking more socialization. Services and amenities in assisted living facilities often include:

  • Housekeeping
  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Help with personal care
  • Laundry
  • Social activities and outings
  • 24-hour emergency response
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Temecula Memory Care, Silvergate Rancho Bernardo and Silvergate Retirement Residence - Fallbrook are the top rated assisted living facilities near San Diego, California. See full list of communities.

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