Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

5550 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda, MD 20852

About the community Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

Right in the middle of the Bethesda Trolley Trail, Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane sits in a serene neighborhood setting and provides easy access to Washington, D.C., Baltimore, and downtown Bethesda. Located just 15 miles from Washington, D.C., families enjoy the convenient access to Interstates 270 and 495. We’re only minutes away from great shopping options, including Pike & Rose and Westfield Montgomery Mall. Residents can check out Strathmore Music Center as well as the Rockville Town Square for dining options, a library, and access to the Metro station. We are also close to several hospitals and medical facilities, including the Suburban Hospital, Holy Cross Hospital, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, and National Institutes of Health.

Community Amenities and Services

Our compassionate team members support, enrich, and care for each resident in a variety of ways, with assisted living, skilled nursing, short-term care, and coordination of hospice care — all under one roof. Residents also have access to physical, occupational, and speech rehabilitation services as well as in-house physicians. With 24-hour skilled nursing care available, residents are able to maintain their independence and dignity while we work to accelerate their recovery with individualized and comprehensive care.

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Senior Living Options Offered

Assisted living

Pricing for Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

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Amenities at Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

Community Details at Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

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Beautician Onsite

Devotional Services Offsite

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Reviews for Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane


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August 31, 2021
D M - Child of resident/client
Positive Experience During Challenging Times

The community is very nice with friendly and helpful staff. Some of the activities offered are arts and crafts, outings, and more for the residents to choose from. They are willing to work with dietary restrictions if your loved one has any.

July 20, 2021
Anonymous - Child of resident/client
A Good Experience Under COVID

Whatever is verbally said I would recommend you get in writing from the community. I would recommend that you make sure that staff is available to meet your loved one's care needs. There wasn't enough monitoring of my loved one during their stay. My loved one was in the community during the pandemic. The staff was overall friendly. I felt the community was accommodating in allowing me to see my loved one and it is conveniently located. The community tried to assist the residents and families during this time. The food could have been improved. I would recommend you visit and check it out. I'm sure it is a different place with activities going on.

January 12, 2021
The - Loved one of resident/client
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Our experience with Brighton Gardens

We chose Brighton Gardens at the time because of the location, we were able to get to her quick. We also liked the cost for what you were able to get. The room sizes here were very generous and they get a lot of daylight. The facility itself was always very bright and modern. It is a larger facility that we were used to, we did not know she needed that extra care. Hospice reached out to us and the care was better with them. One thing I would like to add was the front desk girl came to my aunt's funeral, so that was very nice.

December 3, 2020
Anonymous - Loved one of resident/client
My review

We chose Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane because they had a 2 room suite on the ground floor available. It has made it very nice especially during covid, we can do window visits. The doctor also recommended the facility. We have eaten here and the food is decent, they do have a dining area and you can make reservations to have meals with your loved one. The best part about this facility is the friendliness of the staff members.

November 30, 2020
Anonymous - Loved one of resident/client
Communication issues

We did not have the best experience with Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane. Their communication was bad with what was going on in terms of how bad the spread of the corona-virus was inside of the community. The staff was pleasant, but I felt she was not getting the level of care that she probably needed. It was hard to get people to talk to me about what was going on so communication was the biggest issue. I would be terrified to put anyone in assisted living right now with what is going on.

September 16, 2020
Anonymous - Loved one of resident/client
Would not recommend this community

The friendliness of the staff did vary a lot depending on who you dealt with. Our family did have an incident that happened at this community where our loved one fell down and laid on the floor for about 45 minutes, no one came to check on her which resulted in us taking her out and moving her to a different community. The food was pretty mediocre, the rooms were fine, about average in size.

January 20, 2020
Anonymous - Toured community

This place offered a friendly environment that I know my mom would love. It is definitely on our short list. The facility really had a homey feel to it with lots of activities for all residents.

November 8, 2019
JC in DC - Loved one of resident/client
Brighton Gardens - Underperforms On all Levels

Look carefully before agreeing at discharge to have a patient sent to Brighton Gardens - Staff and Management - Inattentive, untrained, unresponsive, unpleasant and uncaring. A very bad mix for a loved one being discharged from a hospital. There are no words to express the profound disappointment in Brighton Gardens management and staff. A cancer patient fighting to regain some assemblence of dignity was afraid and in tears that the staff would not come within hours of a call and feared retribution when family members were not there for support. Shame on you Sunrise for allowing such a situation to occur at your Tuckerman Lane facility. Here is the level of care being delivered and draw your own conclusions. Patient was left for hours after requesting help to the bathroom. With no help, multiple times the patient was left wet, again for hours, without fresh pads being changed or cleaned despite requests for assistance. A disgrace. Patient was left for hours in a chair hooked up to an empty tank of oxygen. Staff didn't check and family members had to get help twice in two days. Food service in the room poor and cold. Food in the dining area better on the temperature front but service is abyssal.

Response from Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

November 13, 2019

We are sorry to hear about your experience at our community. We take your comments very seriously and would like to speak with you further. Please email information(at)sunriseseniorliving(dot)com with your contact information so that we can reach out to you. Thank you, The Sunrise Team

July 22, 2018
Anonymous - Toured community

We are leaning toward this option. beautiful location; residents looked happy; fits in our price range.

September 20, 2017
Anonymous - Toured community
Verified Review
Care for family

The staff is nice and the community is clean. I do not feel like the staff is trained in certain areas. The staff have been helpful and trying their best. The menu is good and they offer healthy meals. We would suggest that other families tour this community for the care of a loved one.

August 11, 2017
Anonymous - Toured community
Verified Review
Nice Experience!!

I recently had a tour of this community for my loved one and I have no complaints of how things went for us. The staff where on time to our appointment and made sure to answer any questions we had for them in detail. They had an open floor plan with lots of great amenities available to all of the residents. It was just not the right location in the end decision.

July 10, 2017
Anonymous - Toured community
Verified Review
They Have Other Options

Everything went good with the tour. I saw nothing wrong and it was very nice. The are a larger community with a lot of residents who are more independent my mom. I liked that they had a nursing services available if the care was needed.

June 23, 2017
Anonymous - Toured community
Verified Review
Tour and Value for Care

We toured this community and the staff was nice and helpful. We liked this clean community that offered a lot for the residents. The menu looked appealing and the activities would have been nice. We would recommend that families tour this community for the care of a loved one.

March 7, 2017
Anonymous - Loved one of resident/client
Verified Review
Care and comfort

This is an outstanding community. We are pleased with the care from this community and like knowing that the community is clean and well maintained. They offer a good variety of meals that are enjoyed. We would recommend this care and value of this community to other families for care for a loved one.

March 4, 2017
Anonymous - Loved one of resident/client
Great place, not a good fit for us though.

It's a beautiful facility! Everyone is friendly. Our issue was that they do not have a dedicated/secure memory care floor. Our dad was confused and tried to leave a few times. We didn't predict this behavior or may not have chosen this facility. We had no choice but to pay an outside agency to come in and watch him as this facility did not have the staff for this. This extra outside help was very expensive. We ended up taking him to a secure Sunrise facility which Brighton Gardens recommended. It's working out great. I highly recommend Brighton Gardens for Assisted Living.

February 22, 2017
Anonymous - Loved one of resident/client
Verified Review
My friend did not feel safe here.

This community did not seem to work out for my friend. She had a short rehabilitation stay here. She did feel that she was verbally [Removred] by one of the staff members. There was one staff member though that she really liked. The community was clean . This community does offer skilled nursing and assisted living apartments.

December 13, 2016
Anonymous - Loved one of resident/client
Verified Review
Wonderful staff!

The staff has been absolutely wonderful with mom. She just is not transitioning very well I would like them to do more for her. They do offer activities that she can get involved with. The food is okay nothing to call home about. The community is always kept clean and neat for her.

December 6, 2016
Anonymous - Loved one of resident/client
Verified Review
Close to home!

The staff here is great and they are doing a great job. The community is always kept clean and neat. Never any problems with that. I liked that they were the best that I had seen and they are really close to me. I can see my wife everyday now.

June 8, 2016
No - Loved one of resident/client
Close this place

If I thought that there was a better place this close I would move my parents immediately They are trying to make it better but it's slow going and all the while we are paying way too much We also have to supplement the care the BGTL provides The food is horrible: the activities lacking

May 15, 2016
Arthur C. Hamm - Resident/client
Verified Review
Assessment of Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane, Rockville

Top-flight, very professional and extremely friendly managers and caregivers. Great food, premises and location! Prompt and courteous service at all times. I give my new home an A++ in absolutely everything!

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