Independent Living Communities near San Jose, CA

Use our independent living search tool to find the best options for your family - a FREE Service!
Location:
Only show communities within a mile radius.
Room Type:
Budget:

You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Independent Living. Our dedicated local San Jose, CA advisors have helped 5740 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 786 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $1695 to $13992 per month.

Independent living in San Jose, CA is dedicated to helping seniors live life to the fullest. Retired seniors can enjoy the safety, peace and comfort of a community setting while still enjoying the complete privacy of their apartment. San Jose is a vibrant urban community of its own that shares a unique mix of cultures influenced by the city's history and present draw of Silicon Valley. The city features a decent public transportation system and transit connectivity making it easy to get around. Besides the great weather and the opportunity to get involved in the local festivals and diverse local events, San Jose is just a close drive to all the most interesting places in Northern and Central California. Independent living residents have endless opportunities to stay active and healthy in a secure environment. If you or your loved one are looking for an independent retirement community in San Jose area, we are happy to help.

Senior housing types near San Jose, CA

  • Westmont of Morgan Hill

    Westmont of Morgan Hill

    1160 Cochrane Road, Morgan Hill, CA 95037

    Westmont of Morgan Hill is an assisted living community located in Morgan Hill, CA, in Santa Clara County and home to about 38,000 people. An area considered to be part of Silicon Valley, Morgan Hill has relaxing parklike settings, shops, stores, restaurants and new homes. Residents will be able to...

    Learn More
  • Brookdale San Jose

    Brookdale San Jose

    1009 Blossom River Way, San Jose, CA 95123

    Brookdale San Jose is a senior care community in San Jose, California. San Jose is a large, dynamic city in the Bay Area, known as the 'Capital of Silicon Valley.' Regarded as a highly affluent city, San Jose offers its residents some of the finest shopping, dining and amenities in the country....

    Learn More
  • Chateau Cupertino

    Chateau Cupertino

    10150 Torre Ave, Cupertino, CA 95014

    Just talk to our residents. Senior living doesn't get any better than living at Chateau Cupertino, whether you're in retirement or just ready for the next great phase of your life. We offer the best mix of available services you can find. You will get a great place to enjoy your life and your future...

    Learn More
  • Byron Park

    Byron Park

    1700 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek, CA 94595

    Walnut Creek's Senior Residence of Choice!  Imagine living in a gracious, private apartment environment ideally located just 30 miles from San Francisco and minutes from downtown Walnut Creek, California.  Byron Park has been serving the community with independent and assisted living options since...

    Learn More
  • Cardinal Point a CCRC

    2431 Mariner Square, Alameda, CA 94501

    Cardinal Point is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) which means that our residents move in when they are independent and active, truly being able to participate in all we have to offer! Additionally, we are also licensed for Assisted Living, so as the years go on, the resident can...

    Learn More
  • Brookdale Danville Diablo Road

    Brookdale Danville Diablo Road

    950 Diablo Road, Danville, CA 94526

    Brookdale Danville Diablo Road is an assisted living community in Danville, Contra Costa County, California. Just minutes from downtown Danville, our community is nestled in the foothills of Mt. Diablo, giving residents a peaceful and quiet place to call home with easy access to the amenities of...

    Learn More
  • Brookdale Redwood City

    Brookdale Redwood City

    485 Woodside Road, Redwood City, CA 94061

    Brookdale Redwood City is an exceptional senior care community offering independent living and assisted living services in Redwood City, California. Our community is ideally located halfway between Palo Alto and San Mateo, offering premium care services in historic Redwood City. Redwood City boasts...

    Learn More
  • Heritage Estates

    900 East Stanley Blvd., Livermore, CA 94550

    At Heritage Estates Retirement Community in East Livermore we have several senior living options, all on one campus. So whether you are seeking an elegant independent living apartment with amenities, programs and social opportunities, or you desire the support of assisted living services, the...

    Learn More
  • Atria Sunnyvale

    Atria Sunnyvale

    175 East Remington Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

    Atria Sunnyvale is a welcoming assisted living community in a lovely, quiet neighborhood situated close to downtown Sunnyvale, California. Residents and their families can enjoy a stroll along winding walkways or relax in the beautifully landscaped courtyard. Or they may prefer to entertain friends...

    Learn More
  • Vi at Palo Alto

    Vi at Palo Alto

    620 Sand Hill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304

    Located in the heart of Silicon Valley California, Vi at Palo Alto is a Life Plan community, also known as a continuing care retirement community (CCRC), situated on 23 lush acres of Stanford Property. Our assisted and independent living community offers a wide array of amenities and benefits to...

    Learn More
  • Pacifica Senior Living San Leandro

    348 W Juana Ave, San Leandro, CA 94577

    Welcome Home to Pacifica Senior Living of San Leandro! We are located in the cozy downtown section of San Leandro below the Oakland foothills. With the cool evening breeze off the San Francisco Bay, you can sit outside in the patio courtyard and enjoy a beautiful Bay Area evening. Pacifica Senior...

    Learn More
  • Atria at Foster Square

    Atria at Foster Square

    707 Thayer Ln, Foster City, CA 94404

    Atria at Foster Square residents enjoy contemporary, upscale surroundings in the heart of Foster Square, a new residential and retail neighborhood in Foster City just south of San Francisco. The community’s central location puts older people within easy walking distance of boutiques, cafés and...

    Learn More
  • Marymount Villa

    345 Davis Street, San Leandro, CA 94577

    At Marymount Villa we believe everyone can find meaning and joy in life, even when they need a little help with daily living. We offer independent, assisted living, respite, hospice care, and now our newly renovated memory care unit. Marymount Villa offers a gracious setting and well-appointed...

    Learn More
  • Sunrise Villa San Ramon

    Sunrise Villa San Ramon

    9199 Fircrest Ln, San Ramon, CA 94583

    Welcome to Sunrise Villa San Ramon! Enjoying life at Sunrise Villa San Ramon is easy. It shows in the smiles that are everywhere. Our residents take full advantage of exciting programs and outings, enjoy wonderfully prepared meals, and have every convenience of luxury accommodations. Since our...

    Learn More
  • Peninsula Del Rey

    Peninsula Del Rey

    165 Pierce St, Daly City, CA 94015

    Peninsula Del Rey is an assisted living community located less than a mile from the crystalline Pacific Ocean in Daly City, California. Peninsula Del Rey is a place where residents wake up to glorious sunrises peaking over the San Bruno Mountain Range and end their days with spectacular sunsets...

    Learn More
  • Atria Willow Glen

    Atria Willow Glen

    1660 Gaton Drive, San Jose, CA 95125

    Atria Willow Glen provides all the comforts of home in a resort-like community. Invite family and friends to enjoy a walk through courtyards with lush landscaping and koi ponds, or take an outing to nearby downtown San Jose. Atria Willow Glen offers easy access to shopping, banks, medical facilities...

    Learn More
  • Heritage Estates Senior Apts.

    Heritage Estates Senior Apts.

    900 E Stanley Blvd., Livermore, CA 94550

    Livermore Valley. Home of California's oldest wine producing region. And it can be your new home, too. If you are lucky enough to have been aged over 62 years, you can enjoy the good life at Heritage Estates Senior Apartments. Sip world-class wines quietly on your balcony or soak in nearby views of...

    Learn More
  • Lincoln Glen Manor

    2671 Plummer Avenue, San Jose, CA 95125

    Lincoln Glen Manor provides an assisted living community for seniors who are looking to be a part of all that San Jose, Santa Clara County, California has to offer. This community offers the memory care that seniors need along with a great location. The beautiful city of San Jose provides residents...

    Learn More
  • Lake Park a CCRC

    Lake Park a CCRC

    1850 Alice St, Oakland, CA 94612

    This is the kind of place people dream of living in. With views of both Lake Merritt and the East Bay Hills, Lake Park is a retirement community in Oakland, CA that's ?lled with natural light, greenery and fascinating people. Here, a diverse collection of extraordinary residents enjoys a culturally...

    Learn More
  • Golden Heritage Living

    1275 North Fourth Street, San Jose, CA 95112

    Golden Heritage Living is an assisted living situated in San Jose, California, meaning that our residents benefit from a Mediterranean-like climate with warm summers and mild winters. Our closeness to the city's center ensures convenient access to its amenities, while our multi-floor setting...

    Learn More
  • Redwood Villa

    Redwood Villa

    1981 Montecito Ave, Mountain View, CA 94043

    Redwood Villa is a happy, active, independent Retirement Facility. It has been owned and operated by the Cappelletti Family for over 30 years. Our restaurant style dining room serves three meals a day and provides a comfortable atmosphere with great food. You will appreciate the weekly housekeeping,...

    Learn More
  • Atria Valley View

    Atria Valley View

    1228 Rossmoor Parkway, Walnut Creek, CA 94595

    With the classic California ambiance of a Mission-style lodge, Atria Valley View is a vibrant assisted living community nestled in the hills of Walnut Creek, conveniently located near downtown, shopping, banking and the John Muir Medical Center. Recently redeveloped to create strong indoor-outdoor...

    Learn More
  • Atria Burlingame

    Atria Burlingame

    250 Myrtle Road, Burlingame, CA 94010

    Set within the City of Trees on the San Francisco Peninsula, Atria Burlingame offers a progressive senior living community for active adults. We're located across the street from Washington Park, which provides scenic views for nearly every apartment. We are also convenient to the shops and...

    Learn More
  • The Lake Merritt

    The Lake Merritt

    1800 Madison Street, Oakland, CA 94612

    A NEW HOME ON THE LAKE — Small and Intimate yet Grand The Lake Merritt is an independent lifestyle community designed especially for older adults who want to remain active and engaged with life yet are ready to relinquish daily tasks and home maintenance. Located directly on Lake Merritt, our...

    Learn More
  • Cadence Millbrae

    Cadence Millbrae

    1201 Broadway, Millbrae, CA 94030

    Cadence Millbrae is designed for those who choose to pursue their lifelong dreams in an engaging social environment and who have passion for life and live with purpose in life. Our Residents have spacious apartments, elegant common areas and numerous service

    Learn More
  • Merrill Gardens at Lafayette

    Merrill Gardens at Lafayette

    1010 Second St, Lafayette, CA 94549

    Situated between Berkeley and Walnut Creek in Contra Costa county, Merrill Gardens proudly offers senior living for the Lamorinda area in the heart of downtown Lafayette. Enjoy being centrally located within walking distance to local shops, restaurants and art galleries. The Lafayette Library and...

    Learn More
  • Westgate Villa

    5425 Mayme Avenue, San Jose, CA 95129

    Westgate Villa is an assisted living community providing memory care in San Jose, Santa Clara County, California. Our magnificent community is located proximally to the Silicon Valley looking on the mountain view of Hamilton. San Jose city is perfect for relaxation and family getaways. With the...

    Learn More
  • Grand Lake Gardens

    Grand Lake Gardens

    401 Santa Clara Ave, Oakland, CA 94610

    Grand Lake Gardens is a residential independent living community in the heart of the Grand-Lakeshore District, offering a lifestyle filled with engagement in and outside the community. Access to higher levels of care are available at our sister community Piedmont Gardens. The intimate,...

    Learn More
  • Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

    Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

    2361 E 29th Street, Oakland, CA 94606

    Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights provides a wide range of services to meet the needs of seniors in all stages of life. They offer everything from independent living to dementia care. They even offer support services for family members, including support groups for those interested. Elderly in...

    Learn More
  • The Westmont

    The Westmont

    1675 Scott Boulevard, Santa Clara, CA 95050

    The Westmont provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Built on beautiful grounds in a quiet corner of Santa Clara, you'll love the tasteful quality of our facilities while enjoying all the convenience of the nearby community. We're just minutes from shopping,...

    Learn More
  • Brookdale Fremont

    Brookdale Fremont

    2860 Country Drive, Fremont, CA 94536

    Brookdale Fremont is an independent and assisted living community in Fremont, California. Our luxurious and active community is ideally situated in a residential area of the city, giving residents all the comforts of a small town near the amenities of a large city. Residents enjoy our proximity to...

    Learn More
  • The Point at Rockridge

    4500 Gilbert Street, Oakland, CA 94611

    The Point at Rockridge, located in the Rockridge neighborhood in Oakland, is across street from a complete shopping center and only a few blocks from the unique shopping areas of Piedmont and College Avenues. Physician’s offices, medical facilities, churches and synagogues, as well as UC Berkeley,...

    Learn More
  • Oakmont of San Jose

    917 Thornton Way, San Jose, CA 95128

    Learn More
  • Regency of Evergreen Valley

    Regency of Evergreen Valley

    4463 San Felipe Road, San Jose, CA 95135

    Regency at Evergreen Valley provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much more than a comfortable living environment to call home. In choosing this community, our residents...

    Learn More
  • Piedmont Gardens

    Piedmont Gardens

    110 41st St, Oakland, CA 94611

    With an ideal location right near vibrant Piedmont Avenue, Piedmont Gardens is giving seniors in the Bay Area everything they need to enjoy a rewarding retirement lifestyle. At Piedmont Gardens, you’ll find a senior living community that’s as active and unique inside as it is outside. As the only...

    Learn More
  • Brookdale Scotts Valley

    Brookdale Scotts Valley

    100 Lockewood Lane, Scotts Valley, CA 95066

    Brookdale Scotts Valley is a premier assisted living community in Scotts Valley, California. Our community, located in Santa Cruz County, sits on seven acres overlooking rolling hills near the Santa Cruz Mountains. Our residents enjoy the perfect combination of quiet and peaceful living with easy...

    Learn More
  • Merrill Gardens at Rockridge

    Merrill Gardens at Rockridge

    5238 Coronado Ave, Oakland, CA 94618

    Merrill Gardens at Rockridge is designed to fit in with the beautiful homes in the area. Enjoy the local cafes, gourmet restaurants, bookstores, and antique shops. It's right across the street from The Ridge, a brand new upscale shopping center. The community features spacious apartments with full...

    Learn More
  • Campbell Village

    290 North San Tomas Aquino Road, Campbell, CA 95008

    Campbell Village is owned by Premier Senior Care Group. A family operated company whose mission is to create a family-style atmosphere, providing quality care with compassion and understanding. We strive to assure our residents have a safe environment, healthy lifestyle and happiness.    ...

    Learn More
  • Merrill Gardens at Campbell

    Merrill Gardens at Campbell

    2115 South Winchester Boulevard, Campbell, CA 95008

    Merrill Gardens at Campbell is luxurious, modern and convenient. Take advantage of being connected to a wellness center in addition to free Wi-Fi throughout the building. Good Samaritan Hospital and Kaiser Permanente Medical Center are also nearby. Most apartments in this modern retirement home...

    Learn More
  • The Reutlinger

    The Reutlinger

    4000 Camino Tassajara, Danville, CA 94506

    Welcome to The Reutlinger, we are a non profit senior living community that is proud to offer a true continuum of care that really does allow you to age in place. The Reutlinger started in 1950 as The Home For Jewish Parents in Oakland, California serving those with skilled nursing needs. In 1996 we...

    Learn More
  • The Stratford

    The Stratford

    601 Laurel Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401

    Centrally located between San Francisco and Palo Alto, minutes from the airport, The Stratford is ideally situated in San Mateo. The ten-story structure offers spectacular views of the Bay and foothills, with 16 verdant acres of park across the street. A block away, San Mateo's comfortable downtown...

    Learn More
  • Acacia Creek

    34400 Mission Boulevard, Union City, CA 94587

    Acacia Creek is a not-for-profit Continuing Care Community (CCRC) located on the beautiful 305-acre site of the Masonic Home in Union City, and offers a truly rewarding retirement lifestyle - one that is filled with friendship and fun. One that is filled with with vitality, excitement, security and...

    Learn More
  • BridgePoint at Los Altos

    BridgePoint at Los Altos

    1174 Los Altos Ave, Los Altos, CA 94022

    BridgePoint at Los Altos is a full-service month-to-month rental retirement community offering independent and assisted living. Conveniently located just one block from El Camino Real on Los Altos Avenue, and just minutes from Interstates 101 and 280, BridgePoint at Los Altos is just two miles from...

    Learn More
  • Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen

    Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen

    1420 Curci Drive, San Jose, CA 95126

    Set in San Jose's Willow Glen neighborhood, Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen offers easy senior living in a modern building with large apartments. Enjoy the small-town feel and being within walking distance of outdoor cafes, coffee shops, boutiques and bookstores. The high-ceilinged, airy building...

    Learn More
  • Landmark Villa

    Landmark Villa

    21000 Mission Blvd, Hayward, CA 94541

    We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence. Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to create a...

    Learn More
  • Brookdale Tracy

    Brookdale Tracy

    355 West Grant Line Road, Tracy, CA 95376

    Brookdale Tracy is a dedicated assisted living and memory care community in Tracy, California. Our community is ideally located in the heart of the city, near shopping, restaurants, the West Valley Bowling Alley, as well as banking and medical services at Kaiser Permanente and Sutter Tracy Hospital....

    Learn More
  • Merrill Gardens at Gilroy

    Merrill Gardens at Gilroy

    7600 Isabella Way, Gilroy, CA 95020

    Merrill Gardens at Gilroy is a gated senior community set on a tranquil five-acre tract near downtown Gilroy. Enjoy a plethora of relaxing activities and attractions — art and food festivals, boating, hiking areas, golf and shopping. The team provides a high level of services, including...

    Learn More
  • Atria Daly City

    Atria Daly City

    501 King Drive, Daly City, CA 94015

    At Atria Daly City, you'll find a serene and welcoming senior community with all the comforts of home. Residents enjoy a diverse social calendar with an extensive continued learning program. Surrounded by beautiful wooded walkways, Atria Daly City provides views of the courtyard or of the bay. ...

    Learn More
  • The Heritage Downtown

    The Heritage Downtown

    1785 Shuey Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

    The Heritage Pointe offers active Senior Living within walking distance of the Broadway shopping center and amenities in the heart of Walnut Creek. Enjoy the beautiful swimming pool and sparkling spa, beautiful views from a luxury apartment home. Choose from a variety of floor plans, including...

    Learn More
  • Villa Fontana Retirement

    5555 Prospect Road, San Jose, CA 95129

    Here at Villa Fontana Retirement we understand the importance of family. In fact this senior living facility is family owned, so they go from one family to another. Our property is recently remodeled and a beautiful place to live right here in San Jose, CA. We have been in business for 20 years now...

    Learn More

Who Needs Independent Living

Independent retirement living is a good option for seniors who can live independently but want social opportunities, security and access to the necessary amenities. It is ideal for seniors who enjoy a simplified lifestyle free from chores and the responsibilities of maintaining a home.

What to Expect

By choosing an independent retirement living community, residents may expect to get top quality care in a nurturing environment that boosts their physical health, social life, and mental well-being. Residents adopt a healthier lifestyle while doing all the things they never had time to do before. Our senior independent living communities offer a broad range of intellectual, physical and social activities to promote an active and engaging lifestyle. These include:

  • Lifecare
  • Interior and exterior home maintenance
  • Weekly housekeeping and flat linen services
  • Concierge services
  • Scheduled meals
  • Scheduled transportation for local events, errands and appointments
  • Senior wellness programs
  • Security surveillance
  • Pet-friendly environment
  • In-home care when needed

Activities for Seniors in San Jose

San Jose is an area rich with resources and activities for seniors.

Arts and culture - For an amazing cultural experience, head to downtown San Jose and check out the city's many museums and art galleries. Seniors can stop by the award-winning Museum of Art in downtown San Jose and see the contemporary artistic talent of 20th and 21st century West Coast artists. History Park, located inside Kelley Park, is an excellent spot to learn about the diverse cultures of San Jose.

Parks - Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the many walking trails around the city, such as the popular Los Gatos Creek trail and outdoor attractions like the Japanese Friendship Garden and History Park. Golf lovers can enjoy an exciting golf experience and participate in memorable social and recreational experiences at the San Jose Country Club.

Spectator sports – San Jose is home to innovative sports and entertainment venues. Visit the SAP Center, Levi's Stadium and Avaya Stadium and experience the impressive design and environmentally friendly amenities while getting up close and personal with the professional players.

Shopping and dining – For the best shopping, dining and entertainment experience, stroll across Santana Row. Surrounded by landscaped gardens and parks, this upscale shopping destination is a perfect place to spend your afternoons. The San Pedro Square Market offers a variety of incredible restaurants, culinary venues, and creative food truck cultures.

Finding Independent Living in San Jose

Our senior living advisors will guide you in finding a retirement community that is designed to help you enjoy the highest quality of life. Schedule an appointment with us for a free consultation.