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25 Senior Apartments near Cambridge, MA

If you’re an active, independent older adult looking for senior housing in Cambridge, senior citizen apartments in Cambridge 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 Cambridge and consider their options. With 25 senior rentals in Cambridge, MA, we can help you find the right apartment for your budget and lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for upscale Cambridge 55-plus apartments or low-income senior apartments for rent in Cambridge, A Place for Mom can simplify your search.

We are also serving Senior Apartments facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Boston, Quincy and Somerville.
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Senior Apartments Facilities near Cambridge, MA

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Last Updated: 9/22/23
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Average starting price of Senior Apartments in Cambridge, MA is $1,402/month. Learn more
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Average starting price $1,402/month
Average starting price $6,089/month
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Average starting price $3,944/month
Recent reviews of Senior Apartments in Cambridge, MA
Susan Bailis Assisted Living Community in Boston, MA

They have been friendly. The staff has been able to assist with people that are able to take my loved one to the doctor and other items. They have a coffee shop next door and close to other shopping centers. They even have a parking garage under the community. The community takes the residents to different activities in the community and have musical concerts by students come in to see the residents. They have several different options to choose from for cost for your family.

Residences at Highland Glen in Westwood, MA

We chose this community because it was the nicest one out of the ones we looked at. It is also very quiet. The building was built 15 years ago but you would never know it, they take good care of the property and are always cleaning. The room sizes are decent, I have a 1 bedroom apartment with a beautiful open kitchen, wood floors, a dining room area, and a porch. The bathroom is very big, it also has handles in the tub and outside of the tub. Anytime someone moves out, the remodel the whole place. They bring in all new appliances and repaint. They do have a gym, meet and greets for the new residents, but these activities are shut down due to the virus. I have and will recommend Residences at Highland Glen.

Youville House in Cambridge, MA

In March, I finally forgo my fear of a stressful move & joined Youville. The move went smoothly, & I had a dinner partner to feel at home. The housekeeping staff helped me to sleep on my freshly made bed the first night. My daughter visited me to help me to settle in- She was impressed with the smooth running of the facility commenting "I could also get old here." I appreciate that the management sees us, as “individuals" not just ‘paying tenants. They respect each resident here as a retired but experienced contributor to society. Management genuinely values & respects the retirees’ needs for the remembrance of personal pride &dignity. There are programs designed for seniors to share their expertise & memory. A weekly ‘Open Rehearsals’ program allows residents to enjoy a retired music teacher expertise with a piano recital. A new program, ‘True Stories’ offers the residents the opportunity to grace us with their memorable life stories & culture. I enjoy my life at Youville very much.

Youville House

1573 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02138

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5 reviews

I am very glad to be here. It would be better if there were more opportunities to interact with younger people on a regular basis. One thing I miss is interesting discussions about current events. I do enjoy...

Provides: Assisted Living
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Youville House in Cambridge is an urban oasis just minutes from Harvard and Inman Square. Residents enjoy active lifestyles; some continue to work or travel while others enjoy on-site concerts and lectures.Youville House offers the perfect balance of services and support to assist residents in...

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Cambridge Court Apartments

411 Franklin St., Cambridge, MA 02139

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Provides: Senior Apartments

John F. Kennedy Apartments

55 Essex Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

Apartments at Coolidge School

319 Arlington Street, Watertown, MA 02472

Provides: Senior Apartments

Center Communities of Brookline

1550 Beacon Street, Brookline, MA 02446

Provides: Senior Apartments

Brigham House

341 Mt Auburn Street, Watertown, MA 02472

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8 reviews

My mom has recently made the move into this community and she is getting better day by day in her new living environment. I am overall comfortable with the care she has been receiving and the staff are...

Provides: Assisted Living
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Brigham House is an affordable assisted living residence located in Watertown, MA about 10 minutes from downtown Boston. Situated near Watertown Square, Brigham House was born out of the restoration of a historic schoolhouse. Renovated in 2002, the house offers 62 apartments and features a staff...

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Jewish Community Housing

30 Wallingford Rd # Office, Brighton, MA 02135

Provides: Senior Apartments

Susan Bailis Assisted Living Community

352 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02115

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7 reviews

My Mom is a resident at Susan Bailis Assisted Living Community and everything has been good for her at this facility so far. The staff is very friendly and diverse and helpful if there is an issue. The...

Provides: Assisted Living
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Located just minutes from Symphony Hall, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts, residents of the Susan Bailis Assisted Living Community live in the heart of Boston's thriving cultural and entertainment world. Convenient to nearby shopping, restaurants, and a host of...

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Everett Villa

66 Main St., Everett, MA 02149

Provides: Senior Apartments

Robinson Cuticura

59 Green St., Malden, MA 02148

Provides: Senior Apartments

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CSI Management

110 Florence St., Malden, MA 02148

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Provides: Senior Apartments

Congregational Retirement Home

200 W Foster St, Melrose, MA 02176

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Webster Green

757 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02494

Provides: Senior Apartments

Chestnut Hollow Apartments

142 Chestnut Street, Needham, MA 02492

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Colonial Point

95 Audubon Road 781-246-1111 Wakefield direct, Wakefield, MA 01880

Provides: Senior Apartments

Bauer House

314 Water St, Quincy, MA 02169

Provides: Senior Apartments

Lynn Home For Elderly Persons

1 Atlantic Ter, Lynn, MA 01902

Provides: Senior Apartments

Residences at Highland Glen

4100 Highland Glen Rd, Westwood, MA 02090

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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We chose this community because my mom and dad had looked at it a few years ago and loved it. I love it here, they take good care of the grounds, it is always clean, and my mom feels very safe here. Her 1...

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Welcome to The Residences at Highland Glen, a friendly, upscale community for active adults, age 55 or older. Residents will enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Twin Pine Hill in Westwood, yet be in close proximity to everything! Conveniently located at Exit 16B/Westwood Route 109, there is...

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Westwood Glen Common

21 Westwood Glen Rd, Westwood, MA 02090

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I picked this community, because it's a very nice community. Close to my family.Apartment is great. Great surroundings. Beautiful apartments. Close to Stores and highway. Beautiful town. I would recommend to...

Provides: Senior Apartments

Welcome Home to Westwood Glen Commons. Located in the quaint town of Westwood, MA, Westwood Glen Commons offers newly renovated apartments for age 55 and over. Our mature landscaped grounds and friendly management team will welcome you home. Choose from newly renovated 1 and 2 bedroom apartment...

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Residences at Highland Glen

1055 Highland Glen Road, Westwood, MA 02090

Provides: Senior Apartments

Simon C Fireman Community

640 North Main Street, Randolph, MA 02368

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Canton Estates

32 Neponset Street #1202, Canton, MA 02021

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Provides: Senior Apartments

We have two residential apartment communities in two convenient locations in Canton, MA. Canton Estates is for those who want spaciousness, convenience and comfort in a contemporary environment. We have short term leases available. Our locations are all easily accessible from Routes RT. 1, 128,...

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Fulton School Residences

235 Pond Street, Weymouth, MA 02190

Provides: Senior Apartments

Fairweather Apartments

245 Elliott St., Beverly, MA 01915

Provides: Senior Apartments

The Ledges

1 Robert Hill Way, Ashland, MA 01721

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We picked this community, because t's fairly new and is a nice location. They also had an opening where other places had a 2+ year waiting list. He is very happy there and has made friends and is involved in...

Provides: Senior Apartments

62 Plus Income EligibleA Brand New 62+ Apartment Community!Independent Living! The Ledges in Ashland, Massachusetts offers the comfort and ease of apartment living with all of the thoughtful finishing touches that make this a glorious place to call home. Located in this quaint tree lined...

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Cost of senior apartments in Cambridge, MA

The average cost of senior living in Cambridge is 1,402 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Westwood, MA with an average of 2,592 per month.

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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
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Westwood Glen Common, The Ledges and CSI Management are the top rated senior apartments near Cambridge, Massachusetts. See full list of communities.

There are 25 senior apartments near Cambridge, Massachusetts. See the full list.

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