Derby Manor

8601 16th Avenue Burnaby BC V3N0G1

866-465-5993

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Summary of Derby Manor in Burnaby, British Columbia

The Derby Manor is a lovely Independent Living Community. Located in a beautiful park-like setting in Burnaby. A plethora of community features are offered to our residents enhancing Senior living, with accessible public transit nearby and conveniently reserved parking for our residents. The Derby Manor offers off site excursions and on-site entertainment for ours Residents’ Pleasure.

Dining Amenities

Dining includes a continental breakfast, restaurant style 3 course lunch, dinner, and afternoon snacks for the delight if Residents and their guests . Private dining is available for special occasions in our Evergreen Private Dining Room for up to 12 persons, upon request and pre-booking.

Menu choice include multi-cultural and vegetarian options. Meals are prepared by a professional chef and served by skilled and caring staff. Menu selections are varied weekly with delicious and nutritious choices. Resident’s families are encouraged to dine with loved ones.

On-Site Activities

We have specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical health, to ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and entertainment. The exercise program includes a variety of seated and standing exercise classes held in the large multi-purpose room, as well exercise equipment. Our Lifestyles Department does a fabulous job of organizing holiday parties, monthly birthday celebrations, BBQ’s, picnics and outdoor events in our garden’s Gazebo, and entertainers to delight our residents. Our communal space has a baby Grand piano for musically inclined residents and scheduled performances. Residents may also participate in community service programs as volunteers. Residents enjoy regular trips in our Derby Manor bus to local shopping malls and a variety of local destinations and special events. Our entertainment center includes Wii Sports(TM) Bowling for bowling enthusiasts. Our community offers a healthy living program spanning cognitive, dietary, and physical health to ensure residents live their best and healthiest lives. Residents may partake in recreation activities such as art classes designed to inspire and stimulate mental well-being. Residents can also join our gardening club, taking an active part in helping to make our garden area beautiful, as well as planting colorful pots to enhance our entrance. Our community activities roster includes trivia and regular educational lectures covering a wide range of academic topics, “Armchair Traveler” which allows residents to experience other cultures and countries in the comfort of their own residence, as well as many other on-site activities for their enjoyment. Our Residents are encouraged to get involved and partake in as many activities as they wish.

Outdoor Common Areas

Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility for resident mobility, with a lovely Garden area with park benches and walkable grounds. There is an upper deck with off the main dining room with a Fireplace, and lower deck and Gazebo in the garden area. Our community grounds include raised gardening beds available to residents during their leisure hours. Garden club members help to plan and plant the beautiful pots, surrounding The Derby Manor.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are quiet and a nice place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or just to relax. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a fully stocked arts and crafts center, a billiards lounge for residents who want to try their hand at cue sports, a movie room, our community library, complete with a diverse selection of titles, and a bistro. The building design comes together with its airy, bright atrium space that offers a lot of natural day light throughout the whole community.

Location Attributes at Derby Manor

Living Options and Amenities

We offer 1 bedroom, one bedroom + den, and.2 bedroom/2 bath suites, with large walk-in showers. Our Community offers easy accessibility for use of wheelchair users. Suites face North and South, Amenity rooms face West and lounge areas on each floor face East all with a lovely park-like setting. Some suites have a balcony, ground floor suites have a patio. We have free wi-fi for all our residents, cable TV, our suites are furnished with a full refrigerator and microwave.

Premium Amenities at Derby Manor

Transportation

Our community provides complimentary Derby Manor bus service to local shopping malls and other excursions.

Personal Services

The Derby Manor is an Independent Living community, our receptionist is available to handle inquiries from all residents and visitors. Our two Lifestyle Coordinators are helpful in assisting residents in life at The Derby Manor and arrange all the “fun & games” that we offer to enhance resident’s daily life. Third party options include our on-site beauty salon for both ladies and gentlemen , nail and foot care, blood pressure and hearing clinic, flu shots, and massage therapy. Weekly housekeeping is included in the rental agreement as is linen service, where we will change and prepare your beds. Personal laundry services are available on each floor. Residents who require assistance with personal care are permitted to have third party home care workers attend to their needs.

Pricing at Derby Manor

Room Type
Monthly Range* (CAD)

1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$ See Pricing

*Prices quoted are monthly rental charges and are provided by the communities themselves. Actual prices may differ due to one-time fees, timing and care services required. Speak with your Senior Living Advisor to learn more.

Reviews of Derby Manor

4.7 of 5 Average rating
11 Reviews
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(6) A Place For Mom
(5) SeniorAdvisor.com
  • the place is very nice, well run nothing bad to say about. Parking can be an issue but that is it.

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    the place is very nice, well run nothing bad to say about. Parking can be an issue but that is it.

  • Need more parking space

    Overall, a good facility, multicultural. Friendly staff and new activities are constantly being planned. Some food issues but new chef is... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Need more parking space

    Overall, a good facility, multicultural. Friendly staff and new activities are constantly being planned. Some food issues but new chef is making improvements. Very few visitor parking spaces, 6? and parking on the road is dangerous.

  • [Name removed] gave us an awesome tour & we are all so grateful that this may be THE new home for MOM. Derby Manor is probably one of the... more

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    [Name removed] gave us an awesome tour & we are all so grateful that this may be THE new home for MOM. Derby Manor is probably one of the very best senior housing options that we have explored - everything is great - from the facility to... more

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Community Details at Derby Manor

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    • Derby Manor Amenities

      • Indoor Common Areas
      • Outdoor Common Areas
      • Beautician Onsite
      • Activities Offsite
      • Vegetarian
      • Meals Provided
      • Activities Onsite

    Senior Housing Types Provided at Derby Manor

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      • Independent Living
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