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Senior Living Apartments in Merritt Island, FL

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If you’re an active, independent older adult looking for senior housing in Merritt Island, senior citizen apartments in Merritt Island might be the right fit. Apartments for seniors typically don’t include personal care services, but may offer amenities, activities, and maintenance for a stress-free, social lifestyle.

A Place for Mom can help older adults navigate how to apply for senior housing in Merritt Island and consider their options. With 13 senior rentals in Merritt Island, FL, we can help you find the right apartment for your budget and lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for upscale Merritt Island 55-plus apartments or low-income senior apartments for rent in Merritt Island, A Place for Mom can simplify your search.

We are also serving Assisted Living facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Indian River City, Whispering Hills Golf Estates and Eau Gallie.
You may also consider nearby communities such as Indian Harbour Beach, Cape Canaveral and Satellite Beach.

Senior Apartments Facilities near Merritt Island, FL
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Last Updated: 2/22/24
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Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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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.
Average starting price $X,XXX/month
Nursing Homes
Nursing Homes
Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.
Average starting price $X,XXX/month
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.
Average starting price $X,XXX/month
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.
Average starting price $X,XXX/month
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Residential Care Home
Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.
Average starting price $X,XXX/month
Home Care
Home Care
Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
Recent reviews of Senior Apartments in Merritt Island, FL
4 / 5.0

We are very happy with the care mom is receiving. The facility is small and has a true sense of community. Staff is excellent! Meals are okay, could be improved.

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Parasol living blends luxury living with many amenities. The lounge is so well appointed and provides a warm and friendly atmosphere for the residents activities. There are multiple choices of apartment designs, one and 2 bedroom, all are well designed. If you’re ready for fun coupled with beautiful...

5 / 5.0

Five stars for everything! Chose The Plymouth because if its cost and location. It's affordable and great, no complaints.

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My Dad lives at The Lenox and he loves it. The staff are courteous. He is not on a care or meal plan at this time. He is very happy there and has been very welcomed by many residents.
Provides: Independent Living, Senior Apartments
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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.
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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My wife and I have lived at Parasol since it opened in November 2022. It is a very nice community, with a great staff who respond to the needs of the residents. Service requests are cared for promptly.
Provides: Senior Apartments
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Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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While we were there, the staff was consistent and very friendly. My parents enjoy every meal. When they moved in, the maintenance man helped with the TV and other items. We would recommend this facility to...
Provides: Assisted Living
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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.
Our assisted-living community, on the Atlantic coast of sunny Florida, offers an engaging social life that will pull you away from the TV and into card and board games, happy hour socials, fitness classes, art and other creative projects, lively meals, fun outings and anything else that you want...
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I would highly recommend. They bent over backwards working with us to get my dad back there after his horrible rehab experience at another facility. We picked this community because of the number of people...
Provides: Assisted Living
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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.
Sonata Viera assisted living provides compassionate and distinctive living for today's senior. Our Harmony assisted living offers a different brand of senior living, founded on an unwavering commitment to customer service and resident choice. Blending signature programming, technology, a...
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The staff and owners care about their residents and do what they can to make the place nice and comfortable. They have musicians come to play music and make holidays very special. It is a nice and clean...
Provides: Assisted Living
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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.
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I've been a resident almost 2 years and have enjoyed my stay. The facilities and the grounds are kept clean. The staff is nice and has been accommodating. The mechanical department personnel is outstanding...
Provides: Senior Apartments
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Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Life at Calirosa, the natural choice for your next chapterWelcome to Calirosa, where you’ll find everything you need to live an active lifestyle is at your fingertips. Our 55+ community offers amenities and events that make it easier than ever to live life to the fullest, plus beautifully...
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Excellent Management! Very clean!
Provides: Senior Apartments
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Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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Provides: Senior Apartments
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Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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Provides: Senior Apartments
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Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Open Summer 2024! Affordable & Brand-New Apartment Homes for Adults 62 and Older.Welcome to Sandpiper Glen, a community for adults 62 years and older, where local charm meets sophistication. Brand new and ready to redefine the way you see affordable senior living, our pet-friendly apartments in...
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Provides: Independent Living, Senior Apartments
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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.
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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Provides: Senior Apartments
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Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
NOW LEASING ONLINE! Open Early 2024 > Affordable Apartments for Adults 62 Years and Older!Sophisticated living meets charm at Heron Ridge, our brand-new community for adults 62 years and older. Ready to redefine the way you see affordable senior living, our apartments in Kissimmee, FL, will open...
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Provides: Senior Apartments
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Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

Cost of senior apartments in Merritt Island, FL

The average cost of senior living in Merritt Island is 2345.18 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Rockwell, FL with an average of 2215.21 per month.

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Average monthly costs

Merritt Island, FL

$2,345

Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What are senior apartments?

Senior apartments offer a no-frills housing option for active and independent seniors. Units are often designed with senior-friendly features for accessibility, such as elevators and wide doorways. In general, senior apartments don’t provide health care services or daily assistance. Many senior apartments include:

  • Utilities
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Security
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Parasol Melbourne, Brookdale West Melbourne AL and Sonata Viera are the top rated senior apartments facilities near Merritt Island, Florida. See full list of communities.

There are 13 senior apartments facilities near Merritt Island, Florida. See the full list.

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