Grand Lake Gardens

401 Santa Clara Ave Oakland CA 94610

866-465-5993

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Overview of Grand Lake Gardens in Oakland, California

At Grand Lake Gardens, we offer a multitude of community features. Residents can participate in regularly scheduled off-site experiences and outings. Dogs and cats are welcome in private quarters. Our property is located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi. Our location conveniently offers resident parking.

Dining Options

We provide occupants with meals throughout the day. We love to entertain visiting company, meals included. Dining includes restaurant-style dining, private dining rooms for residents who wish to celebrate special occasions or entertain visitors, and room service. We offer specified meal alternatives such as vegetarian food and a variety of international cuisines.

On-Site Activities

Residents stay active with specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical health. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and recreation, we employ a full-time director of activities. Included in our exercise curriculum are ForeverFit(add TM)-based exercise program, Qi Gong, a combination of meditation and physical health activities that has many health benefits for seniors, Tai Chi(add TM) classes - a wonderful and effective exercise for maintaining health of body and mind, at low physical impact, and chair yoga, a type of yoga that is modified to a seated position for those with physical limitations. We love to celebrate with holiday parties, birthday parties and BBQ's, picnics, and outdoor parties. Our communal space has a piano centerpiece for musically inclined residents and scheduled performances. We provide regular musical entertainment for the use of our residents - and in some instances, to take a trip down memory lane. Our community offers a healthy living program ensuring cognitive, dietary, and physical health to ensure residents live their best and healthiest lives. Our entertainment center includes Wii Sports(add TM) Bowling for bowling enthusiasts. Our inter-generational programs offer many benefits for both children and seniors, emphasizing the joys of human connectivity and propagating longer and happier lives for our residents.Residents may participate in community service programs. Residents may engage in recreational activities such as art classes designed to inspire and stimulate mental well-being. Residents can also join our gardening club. Our community activities cycle includes regular educational lectures covering a wide range of academic topics. Happy hour has a positive impact on the community; residents enjoy lively camaraderie.

Outdoor Common Areas

Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement in mind. Our community grounds includes an outside patio garden accessible to all residents and raised gardening beds available to residents during their leisure hours.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are quiet and a nice place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or to just relax. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a game room, where you can socialize while enjoying games of all varieties, a billiards lounge for residents who want to try their hand at cue sports, a computer room, a TV lounge, perfect for catching the latest episode of your favorite show or enjoying sports programming with other residents, and a movie room.

Community Features at Grand Lake Gardens

Living Options and Amenities

We offer 1 and 2-bedroom units for potential residents who would enjoy living with a roommate, 1-bedroom units, 2-bedroom units, for potential residents who would enjoy living with a roommate and studio units. Eastern, Southern, and Western-exposure and ground floor rooms are available. We have free wi-fi for all of our residents. Some apartments are equipped with full kitchens.

Available Services at Grand Lake Gardens

Transportation

We provide complimentary transportation services at our community. All of our residents have access to our transportation services at a reasonable cost.

Personal Services

In our lobby, a dedicated concierge is available to handle the basic and immediate needs of you and your visitors. Personal housekeeping services are provided as needed. Our on-site beauty salon provides hair care and beauty treatments, and our on-site barbershop can take care of all your grooming needs. Both laundry and dry cleaning services are offered. Offsite devotional services are offered in the nearby area. There are also several churches located within the surrounding neighborhood.

Medical Care Services

Our 24-hour awake staff is at hand to assist your loved one in fulfilling time-sensitive needs, should they arise. All services are provided by licensed practitioners present on staff 24/7. Our medication-care managers organize the medication services available to our residents. Staff can engage in monitoring residents' blood sugar to tailor daily pill dosages. This facility is not licensed by the state to offer medication dispensing services, however, residents are supported in their self-medication efforts as much as possible. In our lobby, a dedicated concierge is available to attend to the basic and immediate needs of you and your visitors. We recruit first-class visiting podiatrists whose job it is to ensure our residents are happy, fit, and mobile. On-site hospice care is provided. This community provides ADL assistance. Our weight limit for assisted lifts and single-person transfers is 25 lbs.

Find your home at Grand Lake Gardens

Community Certifications

The building was constructed in 1966, and last renovated in 2017. We accept residents from the age of 62 and above.

Local Emergency Assistance

Local fire, police, and EMT services are nearby and ready to respond.

Local Area Amenities

There are shopping centers and beautiful parks located in the surrounding neighborhood.

Pricing at Grand Lake Gardens

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
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*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 Grand Lake Gardens

4.7 of 5 Average rating
7 Reviews
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  • my second year at grand lake gardens

    this is an update review from my last one in 2017!! i have lived at glg for 2 years now and continue to love everything about it. the... more

    Review originally written on aplaceformom.com

    my second year at grand lake gardens

    this is an update review from my last one in 2017!! i have lived at glg for 2 years now and continue to love everything about it. the friendliness of residents and team members is awesome. i always feel cared about. we have a new chef... more

  • An Informal Classy Place

    We had the experience of visiting a number of retirement centers and staying at 3, and when we visited Grand Lake Gardens we know this one... more

    Review originally written on aplaceformom.com

    An Informal Classy Place

    We had the experience of visiting a number of retirement centers and staying at 3, and when we visited Grand Lake Gardens we know this one for for us. We needed to be in a place where we could walk or take public transportation to do our... more

  • Why we like Grand Lake Gardens

    We have been residents here for six years; moving here from San Francisco to be closer to daughters. We are a very diverse and friendly... more

    Review originally written on aplaceformom.com

    Why we like Grand Lake Gardens

    We have been residents here for six years; moving here from San Francisco to be closer to daughters. We are a very diverse and friendly community with a wide range of activities, both in-house and outside. We have lunch and dinner outings... more

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    • Grand Lake Gardens Amenities

      • Activities Onsite
      • Indoor Common Areas
      • Outdoor Common Areas
      • Activities Offsite
      • Meals Provided
      • Devotional Services Offsite

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