Illahee Hills

8308 Colby Parkway Urbandale IA 50322


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Illahee Hills provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment.

Perched atop a rolling hill overlooking a beautiful countryside, Illahee Hills offers you a charming view to call your own. Nestled in a cozy corner northwest of Des Moines, we're just a few miles from the picturesque bridges of Madison County and even closer to Saylor Lake.

Our all-inclusive month-to-month rent covers:
- Private apartment suites
- Daily chef-prepared meals from scratch
- A variety of enriching activities
- Maintenance-free living
- Weekly housekeeping and linen service
- Local, scheduled transportation
- Most utilities including basic cable

Familiar Faces
From pleasant housekeepers, to attentive servers at mealtime, and helpful maintenance technicians who aare there when you need them, this community is the new extension of your family. We're here to make your life easier in any way we can.

Private apartment suites
Choose from a variety of comfortable senior living apartments in various sizes and configurations allowing you the freedom to furnish in any style that appeals to you.

Built with your comfort and safety in mind
Our easy-to-maneuver floor plans are ideal for seniors and we offer 24/7 emergency response services. We understand that each individual is unique and that needs may change over time. Holiday Retirement does not provide any health care services. Residents are welcome to use outside home health care options that may enable them to continue enjoying life at our community.

We are dedicated to making your life with us a truly special experience, and look forward to meeting you.

Call today to schedule your personal tour and learn more about joining our family!


  • A Good Tour Of The Community

    I had a nice view of the community. I got to see empty apartments and met the people there. The apartments were nice but not as huge as I wanted. When I came for a tour I got the feeling I was buying a used...

  • Settling Into His New Community

    So far the experience has been good for my dad here. He is still trying to get settled in and when he is ready they offer many activities. The options for the meals have been enjoyable. The housekeeping is...

  • A WONDERFUL place for Mom to live!

    We toured this place in May, 2016 & I fell in love with it. My Mom had just relocated back to Iowa, from 2 years in Arizona. She loved Illahee Hills as much as we did, but family members felt she should...

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Community Details

  • Amenities

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

Housing Types Provided

  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care
  • Nursing Home
  • Adult Day Services
  • Care Homes
  • Home Care
  • Respite Care
  • Senior Apartments