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La Vida Real

11588 Via Rancho San Diego, El Cajon, CA 92019

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Peter Minkler - Loved one of resident/client
4.5
It's a very nice facility.

It's a very nice facility. It's a really good quality place to go. I'm really happy with it. This is more of a memory care situation.

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About the facility La Vida Real

At La Vida Real, we surround our residents with an engaging blend of comfort, style, fine dining, endless social opportunities, and an impressive array of recreational and wellness programs. Here, you’ll discover a service-enriched retirement lifestyle specially designed to meet your unique needs now, and in the future. Each day at La Vida Real brings with it a new opportunity for inspiration, renewal, rejuvenation, and learning.

Located within the East County community of Rancho San Diego, La Vida Real offers a myriad of lifestyles and residential options from which to choose—from Independent Living residences to licensed Assisted Living and Memory Care. Set on an expansive campus with plenty of space for walking paths, beautifully landscaped courtyards, fountains, a large outdoor pool, and bocce ball court, you’ll find exceptional outdoor spaces in which to enjoy. Our on-site restaurant offers al fresco dining for when the weather is too beautiful to be inside.

Step inside our community and experience a wealth of living spaces. From the bistro and bar lounge to the beautiful restaurant and private dining room to the myriad of activities rooms such as the art studio, fully-equipped fitness center, and internet lounge, residents will find opportunities to...

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Senior Living Options Offered

Assisted Living
Assisted Living
Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care
Memory Care
Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living
Independent Living
Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
La Vida Real is a community within Senior Resource Group properties. See all Senior Resource Group communities.

Pricing for La Vida Real

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Amenities at La Vida Real

Health Care Services

Memory Care
Ambulatory Care
Diabetic Care
Incontinence Care
Staffing & Ancillary Services

Meals & Dining

Meals Provided
Anytime Dining
Guest Meals
International Cuisine

Room Amenities

Wheelchair Accessible Showers
Bath Tubs
Wi-Fi/high-speed internet
Wi-Fi/high-speed internet
Full kitchen
Kitchenette

Facility Amenities

Dining

Bar or Pub
Café or Bistro
Private Dining Room

Transportation & parking

Complimentary Transportation

Pets

Weight limit 21-30lbs
Dogs Allowed
Cats Allowed

Common areas

Private Bath
Outdoor Common Areas
Indoor Common Areas
Beauty Salon

Recreational areas

Swimming Pool
Arts and Crafts Center
Fitness Center
Game Room

Services

Housekeeping
Grocery Shopping and Errands
Laundry Service / Drycleaning

Memory care

Secured Community

Languages spoken

Mandarin
Spanish
English

Activities

Devotional Activities Offsite
Art Classes
Educational Speakers / Life Long Learning
Live Well Programs

Reviews

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4.3(6 reviews)
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Friendliness

4.3

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4.3

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4.5
anonymous - Toured community
Memory Care
May 24, 2017
Verified Review
My Visit To The Community

We really liked this community when we visited. It was clean and the person that took us on tour was sweet. They offer a pool and they have a spanish style courtyard. This community would have been our first choice, however they did not have any rooms available.

Cleanliness

4.5

Friendliness

4.5

Care Services

4.5

Activities

4.5

Value for Cost

4.5


4.5
Peter Minkler - Loved one of resident/client
Memory Care
January 17, 2014
Verified Review
It's a very nice facility.

It's a very nice facility. It's a really good quality place to go. I'm really happy with it. This is more of a memory care situation.

Cleanliness

4.5

Friendliness

4.5

Care Services

4.5

Activities

4.5

Value for Cost

4.5


4.5
Son - Toured community
Memory Care
October 14, 2013
Verified Review
Looks Great but No Vacancy

There was no vacancy and they didn't know when they'll be able to get my mother in. For her care needs we really only had two choices and they didn't have a vacancy so that kind of made our decision for us. It looks like a wonderful place - very clean and modern. I have heard from one of our doctors and they said it's a good place. They didn't have any vacancy so we just moved on to the next option.

Cleanliness

5

Friendliness

5

Care Services

5

Activities

4.5

Value for Cost

4


4.0
A Place For Mom Customer - Toured community
Memory Care
July 22, 2013
Verified Review
I toured with Bonnie about ...

I toured with Bonnie about 2 years ago. I know a few people who used to live there and they said that La Vida Real is very focused on money and 'nickels & dimes' you to death. Seemed expensive and too far away at the time but I'd like to see it again.

Cleanliness

4

Friendliness

4

Care Services

4

Activities

4

Value for Cost

4


4.0
A Place For Mom Customer - Toured community
Memory Care
December 24, 2012
Verified Review
liked the tour, keeping on list.

liked the tour, keeping on list.

Cleanliness

4

Friendliness

4

Care Services

4

Activities

4

Value for Cost

4


4.0
A Place For Mom Customer - Toured community
Memory Care
December 12, 2012
Verified Review
Beautiful. Not many residents around...

Beautiful. Not many residents around to determine if we'd fit in. Staff was very patient and kind.

Cleanliness

4

Friendliness

4

Care Services

4

Activities

4

Value for Cost

4


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La Vida Real offers Studio, 1 Bedroom and 2 Bedrooms. Learn more.

La Vida Real has received an average review rating of 4.3 based on 6 reviews. See all reviews.

Call (619) 660-5778 to reach a resident at La Vida Real.

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