Merrill Gardens at Santa Maria

1220 Suey Road Santa Maria CA 93454


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Conveniently located between San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara, Merrill Gardens at Santa Maria is a campus-style retirement community that provides a wide spectrum of care. Enjoy being near golf courses, wineries, the Veteran's Administration Building and Marian Regional Medical Center.

Take advantage of the Active LivingSM Wellness program, well-appointed on-site library, comfortable meeting areas, beautifully landscaped grounds with walking paths and an outdoor pool and spa.

Merrill Gardens at Santa Maria senior housing offers:

242 senior living apartments
Choose from studios, one and two bedroom apartments and cottages
Independent living, assisted living, memory care and respite care services
Take advantage of personal care services if needed
Anytime Dining
Enjoy fresh, restaurant-style meals served on your schedule — 7 am to 7 pm — 7 days a week
Active Living
Pursue physical, social, intellectual, emotional and spiritual interests.

In addition, Merrill Gardens at Santa Maria offers concierge services, scheduled transportation, weekly housekeeping and much more!

Merrill Gardens at Santa Maria Reviews

  • Just to big for my dad

    This community was really nice they did a great job with my tour and they were able to answer all my question, I just felt my dad would be better off in a smaller more home like atmosphere.

  • Mom's Care

    We like the care at this for my mom. We like the staff and the attentiveness. The menu is wonderful. My mom is offered to do the activities with the other residents. We like the location for the family that...

  • Great value and care

    We compared assisted living options in Santa Barbara and were not able to find the value and quality that we found at Merrill Gardens. They have been very supportive, caring, flexible and genuinely concerned...

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Community Details

  • Amenities
    • Outdoor Common Areas
    • Meals Provided
    • Swimming Pool / Hot Tub
    • Devotional Services Onsite
    • Activities Onsite
    • Indoor Common Areas
    • Beautician Onsite
    • Devotional Services Offsite
    • Activities Offsite

Housing Types Provided

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