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Discover unique independent living amenities, social activities, dining, and more independent living benefits. With 81 independent living facilities in Las Vegas, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find your new, maintenance-free home.
We are also serving Independent Living facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Summerlin, Southern Highlands and Sunrise Manor.
You may also consider nearby communities such as North Las Vegas or Summerlin South.
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My loved one is very happy there and has settled in really well. Everyone is super helpful and welcoming. They made my loved one feel at home. They gave them a very extensive tour to make sure they knew where everything was and explained what times meals and activities took place. The only improvement I can see they could make is with the laundry. My loved one said, their missing some clothing and towels.
Gramercy Parc is truly A Place for Mom. The staff is very kind and friendly. They make the families members feel secure that their family member is important. The tenants are friendly and welcoming. My mother and our family is very satisfied.
I chose Destinations Pebble because of the cost, they took me with just having social security income. I am in a 1 bedroom and it is fine for what I need. Sometimes the rooms are not thoroughly cleaned as I would like but overall it is a good facility and I would recommend to others looking.
4940 S Conquistador St, Las Vegas, NV 89148
INDEPENDENT LIVING, REIMAGINEDRevel Vegas is reimagining independent living in a vibrant community where personalized experiences meet comfortable living. A place where good food and good friends go hand-in-hand, and fun is never far from home. Here, you’ll laugh, learn, and make some of the best...
Revel is a wonderful place to live. I am widowed and love my apartment & all of my new friends. Lots to do. Great value for my money.
8720 W Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV 89147
Heritage Springs provides a complete range of services that allows seniors who desire assistance with the activities of daily living to remain as independent as possible. By assisting with needs such as bathing, dressing, and medication supervision, we help our residents maintain their well...
Heritage Springs has been such a wonderful community and the staff members are so friendly and took such great care of our loved one. The meals and dining service was fantastic and even though our loved one...
6310 N Durango Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89149
Caring for Seniors and their families since 1996, Legacy Retirement Communities is a premier provider of Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care and Rehabilitation services. Legacy House of Centennial Hills is an Assisted Living and Memory Care Community located in the Northwest part of...
A place for mom helped my son find a wonderful assisted living apartment very quickly. They provided several options for him to tour and we chose Legacy House of Centennial Hills as my new home. I am very...
9750 W Sunset Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89148
Welcome to Legacy House of Southern Hills. With beautiful views of Red Rock Canyon and the Spring Mountains and conveniently located just minutes from Hospitals, physician offices, restaurants, shopping, and freeway access. Legacy House of Southern Hills is Las Vegas Nevada’s newest senior...
Our experience at this facility has been pretty good so far. The staff are all very friendly and know everyone by name. The cleanliness is great, it's a fairly new facility. The activities have stalled a bit...
3890 N Buffalo Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89129
With an experienced staff, many of which have provided stability in our care program for over 15 years, Desert View has a solid reputation that focuses on person centered care first and it shows with 5 consecutive years chosen as a top 1% care community in the entire nation. Located in the...
I loved this place, they helped my dad through every step of the way to fill out VA benefits and questions he had as a VA . They allowed him his beloved dog patty to be with him. He loved the staff!! I would...
3985 S Pearl St, Las Vegas, NV 89121
Villa Court Assisted Living and Memory Care is an assisted living community located in the beautiful town of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada. Our community offers a landscaped courtyard with a peaceful gazebo for our residents to enjoy. The city of Las Vegas offers abundant opportunities for...
The food is very good. They could add more activites, for the residents. We picked this community, because they interact more with the residents, it's extremely clean, and the people are very friendly. My...
8630 West Nevso Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89147
Welcome to Acacia Springs Senior LivingAcacia Springs provides Independent Living and Assisted Living in a resort style atmosphere and encourages an active and independent senior lifestyle. Acacia Springs is a premier Las Vegas retirement community, and our environment is rich in daily...
We have enjoyed it so much here. This is why we are here for the second winter in a row. Great people and great staff. I would recommend Acacia Springs to anyone that would want to come to Vegas area.
3185 E. Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89121
Residents at Oakmont of Las Vegas enjoy quality and comfort with five-star services and amenities. We offer spacious apartment-homes with a variety of luxurious and well-equipped floor plans to choose from. In each residence you will find a balance of beauty, function, attention to detail, and...
The overall demeanor of the entire staff was pleasant, efficient, and quite refreshing. Every employee went out of their way to be accommodating.
3250 S Fort Apache Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89117
Oakmont of West Las Vegas is an retirement and assisted living community in the exciting city of Las Vegas, Nevada. Situated in Clark County, Las Vegas is known for its vibrant entertainment venues, its beautiful sights and its many museums and galleries. Its Downtown Arts District is home to...
Our mom was diagnosed with dementia several years ago and has some difficulty walking. Mom moved into Oakmont of the Lakes' Las Vegas Memory Care Unit in [date removed]; she shares a room which has ample...
6031 West Cheyenne Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89108
Avamere at Cheyenne offers luxury retirement living to seniors in the greater Las Vegas, Nevada area. We are located in a quiet neighborhood, yet only a short drive away from all of the fun and entertainment of the strip and downtown Las Vegas. Our grounds are beautifully landscaped, eco-friendly...
My loved one was able to stay here, until a medical condition moved them to a hospital. Since my loved one is not yet ambulatory, they aren't able to be in the community. Once they are able to transfer...
3900 W Oakey Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89102
At The Destinations at Oakey Assisted Living, our staff is here to offer that helping hand when and if you need it. Our full range of services are designed to help you maintain your health, so you may live as independently as possible. Our professionally-trained, caring staff can offer...
What stood out to us at this community are the friendly employees, they have all treated my mom so great. They provide weekly housekeeping to include laundry, change linens on bed. My mom is pleased with...
2620 Lake Sahara Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89117
Tucked away in a quiet area in The Lakes near Summerlin near Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, The Wentworth of Las Vegas is a lively, warm suburban senior living community located near Mountain View Hospital, Summerlin Hospital and Southern Hills Hospital as well as Boca Park, Tivoli...
My loved one enjoys the food. Overall, our experience has been very nice. The staff seems to enjoy my loved one, and they are taking good care of them. I would recommend to other families.
6650 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89103
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Whether you are looking to simplify your life in our independent living or need a little assistance with day-to-day tasks in our assisted living, Desert Springs Senior Living offers you a variety of spacious floor plans and amenities to fit your needs. Working together to create a sense of...
Overall it has been okay experience for my loved one. My loved one doesn't care for the food. The feel like it is rabbit food. There are options for the residents to order such as cheeseburgers, fries,...
4190 W Farm Rd, North Las Vegas, NV 89084
Vista Park, the luxurious Resort Lifestyle Community, is located on W. Farm Road in North Las Vegas. Vista Park offers all of the comforts and conveniences of modern-day living that allow you to enjoy your retirement.Vista Park's top-notch, all-inclusive services and amenities will include...
This place is amazing! The views are incredible and the people are extremely friendly! It has everything you need and then some. They can take you to doctor appointments and they will even take you to the...
2205 E Harmon Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89119
At The Bridge at Paradise Valley in Vibrant Living: We thoroughly enjoy and appreciate the unique qualities each of our residents add to our vibrant community. We celebrate their lives as we focus on providing the retirement they deserve. Vibrant Service: Our caring and professional associates...
Mom has not been there very long, but so far we are happy with the experience. We came in at a time when they were changing management and there was some confusion, but we've gotten past that. They are...
3150 East Tropicana Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89121
Montara Meadows provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautifully landscaped grounds, you'll love the elegance of our facilities while enjoying the convenience of a home in the heart of it all. We're just minutes from shopping, healthcare and all...
Everything is going great there and our family member is happy. The community is doing everything well, we don't have to worry about anything it's all taken care of. We picked this community, because it was...
4330 S Eastern Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Welcome to The EchelonWelcome to Echelon Senior Living, a premier Senior Living Community, located in Las Vegas, Nevada, offering Independent Living and Short Term Respite Stays carefully tailored to each resident’s individual needs and preferences.If you’re looking for a community that...
We chose The Echelon because it was an attractive price to us. The apartment sizes here are good, we do have balcony off our apartment. The meals here are very good, they are chef prepared. One thing I do...
8374 W Capovilla Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89113
Welcome to Pacifica Senior Living San Martin, a community of care and support for seniors with a focus on an engaging lifestyle. Nestled in the prime location of southwest Las Vegas, next to San Martin Hospital and just steps away from St. Rose Hospital, we have easy access to the best medical...
They are awesome across the board. From the first meeting with [name removed] in sales, all the way though when my mom passed, they were excellent. I couldn't recommend it more highly. The location,...
4255 Spencer St, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Sterling Ridge offers beautiful apartments for Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care. Conveniently located in central Las Vegas, our community is near two hospitals, as well as numerous shopping and restaurant options. Our large apartments include studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom...
With Sterling Ridge, you aren't getting a fancy, new property. But the people are nice, the food is good, and you can't beat the price.
3250 S Town Center Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89135
The BEST in SENIOR Apartments! Carefree Senior Living apartment communities are the ideal destination for adults looking to have FUN, enjoy life, and have new adventures. Whatever your definition of fun is, you will live the life you've always dreamed of and deserve at Carefree Senior Living...
This place stood out to us because it appeared much newer, and a much better layout. More apartment options. Staff appeared more attentive. By the way, this is not an assisted living facility. Fully...
4445 S Grand Canyon Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89147
Red Rock Pointe offers all of the comforts and conveniences of modern-day living that allow you to enjoy your retirement.Red Rock Pointe's top-notch, all-inclusive services and amenities include EVERYTHING you need to live in comfort and luxury with one monthly rent payment and no buy-in or...
It is really a great place, but we have gotten my in-laws here a little bit late in life. They should have come years ago so they could enjoy the activities more. There is so much to do and the staff are...
3025 East Russell Road, Las Vegas, NV 89120
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A Full and Rich LifeFrom the moment you arrive on our campus in Las Vegas, Nevada, you may be surprised to discover we’re an assisted living and memory care community rather than a destination resort. With beautiful accommodations and spacious common rooms, you may quickly get the feeling that...
They offer activities such as; Art, and Bingo. I had a rough experience getting her in. They kept charging her account when they promised a free month, so I don't necessarily appreciate their sales tactics....
2000 North Rampart, Las Vegas, NV 89128
At Atria Seville, you'll find a welcoming community nestled in a serene residential neighborhood. Take a relaxing walk in one of two landscaped courtyards or practice computer skills in the state-of-the art business center. Atria Seville offers spectacular views of the Spring Mountains and the...
My sister needed to be moved into assisted living. Atria was the first and only place we looked. It’s a great facility and I can’t even begin to say how much everyone has helped with my sister having to...
9170 W. Oquendo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89148
Mera Rhodes Ranch is a resort-style, 55+ active adult community in southwest Las Vegas, NV. This brand new community brings a maintenance-free lifestyle opportunity to those who are ready to live actively and without the everyday stresses of owning a home. Every corner of Mera Rhodes Ranch, from...
3949 W Alexander Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89032
Destinations at Alexander is a senior living community in Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas is located in and is the county seat of Clark County, and it is widely recognized for offering some of the best dining, shopping and entertainment opportunities in the country. In addition to its many...
We chose Destinations at Alexander because of the convenient location to family. The apartment sizes at the facility are on the smaller side and we think they could be a little bigger for the money that we...
According to A Place for Mom’s 2022-2023 proprietary data, the average price seniors paid for Las Vegas independent living was $3,592 per month for a one-bedroom floor plan and $3,013 per month for a studio floor plan. These monthly costs reflect room and board, admission fees, homeowners association (or HOA) fees, and any add-ons like pet rent and elective amenities.
Independent living costs typically vary based on location, floor plan, and services. If your independent living community is part of a larger assisted living or life plan community, entrance fees may apply. Stand-alone independent living communities don’t typically have entrance fees, but they also don’t provide additional senior care services.
The list below includes typical services, amenities, add-on services, and fees associated with Las Vegas independent living:
The numbers in the chart below reflect baseline costs for Las Vegas independent living. Baseline costs reflect room and board, but they don’t include any fees or care costs. These figures are helpful to do an area comparison of baseline costs for independent living communities.
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You can cover your monthly independent living costs in a number of ways, including personal finances such as savings accounts and Social Security benefits. Keep in mind that because independent living communities don’t provide senior care services, there are some state and federal programs that won’t cover independent living costs. Instead, programs like Medicaid and Medicare may cover in-home care services that are medically necessary and provided in your residence.
In this section, you can browse private pay methods, Veterans Affairs benefits, housing assistance options, and both Medicaid and Medicare benefits for local seniors.
You can use your personal assets to cover the costs of independent living in Las Vegas. Your savings, pensions, investment returns, Social Security benefits, and any of the following may be used:
Stand-alone independent living communities in Nevada don’t need to be licensed or inspected. However, if an independent living community is a part of a larger facility that offers other senior care services, a license is required. Nevada’s long-term senior care facilities that provide assisted living and other services are known as Residential Care Facilities for Groups. These facilities are licensed by the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (or DHHS) Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance (or HCQC).
Nevada’s Residential Care Facilities for Groups must follow the requirements below:
Las Vegas stand-alone independent living communities are typically reserved for adults who are at least 55 years old. Under the Fair Housing Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), seniors with disabilities have a right to the following accessibility standards in independent living:
The Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (or DHHS) inspects each facility before the license is approved. Residential Facilities for Groups may also be inspected after a complaint has been filed. Inspection reports are available to the public in Nevada’s Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Provider Search Form. To navigate this search form, select “Health Facilities” under the Business Unit search criteria, select “Residential Facility for Groups” under the Credential Type criteria, then enter the name and the address of the facility you would like to learn about.
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Las Vegas has several COVID-19 guidelines in place to keep the city’s residents safe. Note that the mask mandate was lifted for the state of Nevada in the spring of 2022, but some businesses may still enforce a mask-wearing policy. Read the full Las Vegas COVID-19 updates and guidelines for the most current information.
If a Las Vegas independent living facility is licensed as part of a Residential Facility for Groups, it must follow COVID-19 guidelines from the Department of Health and Human Services (or DHHS).
Social distancing. Everyone must follow hand-washing, mask-wearing, and social distancing practices during group activities.
Quarantining. Residents must quarantine for 14 days if they’re symptomatic or have a positive COVID-19 test result.
Vaccination. Vaccines are encouraged for all Las Vegas residents.
Masking. Masks are not required in Las Vegas independent living facilities.
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You’ll find a variety of independent senior living options in Las Vegas, from different styles of homes to a variety of on-site care offerings. Las Vegas independent living is also known for resort-style amenities and activities that enable seniors to truly enjoy their new maintenance-free lifestyle.
You can choose between our seven partner independent living-only communities, sometimes called stand-alone communities, and our 13 partner communities that offer senior care services. Stand-alone independent living facilities are exclusively for independent, active seniors over the age of 55. These communities offer senior-specific amenities and social activities, but residents are free to come and go as they please.
In the event that your care needs change in the future, it may be helpful to choose a combined community. Some Las Vegas independent living communities provide different combinations of assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing care. These on-site services give you the freedom to choose between communities that simply help with activities of daily living and other communities that provide a broader range of services. Choosing an independent living facility like this will keep you connected to senior care services without ever having to move.
You’ll find the comforts of home in the range of Las Vegas independent living apartments and villas. Many communities offer a mixture of studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments that come with either kitchenettes or full kitchens. For visitor- and couple-friendly options, you can also find two-bedroom independent living apartments that have up to two bathrooms. Some options also have private patios and balconies in addition to their landscaped grounds.
Independent living villas are another option in Las Vegas. Villas may include two bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms, and a den. These are great options for seniors who want to retire in a homelike environment without dealing with the hassle of homeownership.
Las Vegas independent living communities strive to help seniors maintain a carefree yet engaging and active lifestyle. Break a sweat in the fitness center, work on your latest piece in the art studio, or swim a few laps in the pool. After, grab a snack at the poolside bistro or lounge in the whirlpool spa.
You can also enjoy gourmet, restaurant-style dining and release the responsibilities of cooking your own meals. Get a new hairstyle or manicure from the comfort of your new home in the on-site beauty salon and barber shop. Even your beloved pet can enjoy the new lifestyle, as all of A Place for Mom’s partner independent living communities in Las Vegas are pet-friendly.
Popular activities at Las Vegas independent living include private performances from Las Vegas entertainers, happy hours, parties, on-site fitness classes, outings to casinos, and continuing education opportunities. When you’re not exploring the city with friends and family, consider joining one of the community’s resident-run interest clubs.
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Here you’ll find Las Vegas’ top-rated hospitals and senior clinics, each with their own specialty and senior health care offerings:
AMG Specialty Hospital — Las Vegas provides acute long-term care and has an assistive technology center.
Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center provides general medical and surgical care in addition to an emergency center and cardiac intensive care unit. They’re ranked as a high-performing hospital for heart failure and strokes.
Valley Hospital Medical Center provides services ranging from telehealth to cardiology. They’re ranked as a high-performing hospital for heart failure, strokes, and uterine cancer surgery.
CenterWell Senior Primary Care provides seniors with physical and mental health resources.
Southwest Medical pairs seniors with primary care providers who guide them through medications, testing, and even referrals to outside specialists.
North Las Vegas VA Medical Center is a 24/7 clinic specifically for veterans. They offer a wide range of medical services and treatments, including primary care and mental health care.
Las Vegas is a mostly car-dependent city, and it doesn’t have many accommodations for cyclists. Thankfully, 95% of A Place for Mom’s partner independent living facilities provide either complimentary or at-cost transportation services. Las Vegas is also an aging-friendly city with options for both general and senior-specific public transportation, like the following:
You can also use rideshares and taxis throughout the city. If you plan to spend time in the Las Vegas Strip, the city’s monorail is another convenient option.
The numbers below come from WalkScore, which assigns points to Las Vegas’ modes of transportation. Scores range from zero to 100 and are based on distances between major destinations and the city’s intersections, bike paths, and public transit options. Higher numbers indicate an accessible mode of transportation.
Days full of unique sights and entertainment await seniors in Las Vegas. From outdoor activities amidst stunning scenery to trying your luck in the famous Las Vegas Strip casinos, you’ll find something to keep you busy. Senior residents and their visitors alike can get helpful information from local travel guides that include frequently updated information. Read on for some local highlights for active seniors.
Natural beauty, outdoor activities, and more await seniors in Las Vegas. Choose among hiking trails, golf courses, and scenic overlooks:
Choose among Las Vegas’ most popular restaurants, including rooftop dining, the city’s most popular tacos, fine Italian cuisine, and more. Of course, you can try your luck in the local casinos and visit the city’s other popular attractions:
There are 11 senior centers in Las Vegas and several more throughout Clark County. You’ll find fitness rooms, indoor swimming pools, community gardens, and plenty of opportunities to make new friends. Dotted throughout the city are other quieter activities, including museums, libraries, and botanical gardens:
Revel Vegas, Revel Nevada and Heritage Springs are the top-rated Independent Living facilities near Las Vegas, NV. These Independent Living facilities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews. See full list of communities.
The average cost of Independent Living in Las Vegas is 3,500 per month. This cost may vary based on location, amenities, floorplan, level of care and other factors.
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