The Montera

5740 Lake Murray Boulevard La Mesa CA 91942


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Tucked away on a gorgeous property in La Mesa, CA, just minutes from downtown San Diego, The Montera defines care-focused senior living. From well-appointed studio and one bedroom apartments, to personalized care plans designed for each Assisted Living resident, to rejuvenating short-term stays, to our Memory Care neighborhood, our warm and welcoming community offers a spectrum of senior living solutions for discerning residents. This is the place to enjoy the CA sunshine and lifestyle, free from the obligations of household maintenance. Our energetic community has a monthly calendar packed with engaging opportunities and activities, and beautifully designed spaces for movement, celebration, reflection, and fun.

Assisted Living residents can select their ideal living space from elegantly designed studio and one bedroom floor plans featuring 9-foot high ceilings, convenient kitchenettes, and individual climate control. Amenities are reminiscent of your favorite resort, with a lovely heated pool, lush landscape, koi ponds, and water gardens. Our MBKuisine gourmet dining program serves three delicious, healthy meals a day that you can enjoy restaurant-style in our private dining room or in the comfort your personal suite. Our dedicated and compassionate team of senior care professionals pull the experience together with around-the-clock assistance onsite to help when needed. This is more than a place to live, it’s a place to thrive.

Pricing at The Montera

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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 The Montera

  • Terrible, incompetent management

    Current management has driven out MANY good employees. Residents are DISAPPOINTED that [name removed] was made ED. She treats employees very badly, has a long record of people leaving the company due to the...


    This is the worst place to place your elderly family member!! I have a family member who has lived there for 9 years. Every time management/ownership changes we were told it was for the best and it just seemed...

  • New Management again but lots of Hope

    Great staff, amazing people. Too many changes but they promoted a very genuine, compassionate lady. Old management sucked but luckily they now are owned by MBK. Lots of hope for this place.

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Community Details at The Montera

  • The Montera Amenities

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

Senior Housing Types Provided at The Montera

  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care
  • Nursing Home
  • Care Homes
  • Independent Living
  • Home Care
  • Senior Apartments