Community InformationThe Gardens of Santa Monica is an assisted living facility in Santa Monica, CA. The Gardens of Santa Monica offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and The Gardens of Santa Monica offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so The Gardens of Santa Monica provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help. Making sure residents with diabetes monitor their insulin levels is clearly an important task and The Gardens of Santa Monica can help with that task. If a resident needs assistance moving from a bed to a wheelchair, this facility has staff who can help. The Gardens of Santa Monica is operated by Brookdale.
Unique FeaturesComprehensive Activity Program, including exercise classes, ballroom dancing, concert and museum visits and theater events.
Garden courtyard with fountain and lovely seating areas. Rooftop sundecks, computer lab and elegant dining room.
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 4200% Medium Care 0% Heavy Care 50%
The Gardens of Santa Monica prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
Diabetic residents must be able to manage their own care, including blood sugar tests and insulin injections. The community can help residents monitor their blood sugar but cannot give insulin injections.
Memory Care Offered
This community employs technology to prevent residents from wandering and becoming lost, for example bracelets that will ring an alarm if the resident leaves the community.
This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide standby assistance for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair. This community can provide a 1 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Additional info: opportunity to provide traditional Jewish dishes though the kitchen isn't Kosher. Chef will also make various options available to individuals. Wonderful Salad Bar
Activities ProvidedDaily Excercise Classes, Professional Entertainers four times a week, Outings to museums, theater and shopping. Discussion Groups, Book Club, Art Classes, Knitting Group. Religious services.
Average Room Pricing at The Gardens of Santa Monica
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $100 - $100 1 Bedroom Averages $0 - $100 Semi-Private Averages $6,600 - $8,100 Monthly 2 Bedrooms Averages $4,100 - $5,000 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at The Gardens of Santa Monica
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Respite Fee Averages $800 - $1,000 Monthly Buy-In Fee Averages $3,600 - $4,500 One-time High Care Needs Fee Averages $200 - $300 Daily Medium Care Needs Fee Low Care Needs Fee Averages $1,800 - $2,300 Monthly 2nd Person FeeDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average Cost for 1 Bedroom|
|Santa Monica||0 miles||4||$7,040|
|Pacific Palisades||0 miles||1||$7,750|
|Los Angeles||0 miles||19||$4,650|
|Culver City||0 miles||2||$5,000|
|Playa Vista||0 miles||1||$6,100|
|Beverly Hills||0 miles||2||$6,750|
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Caring , Active and Funreviewed on: 12/13/2015 by Kathy
My mother has been at Santa Monica Gardens for 3 years. The staff is happy and caring. She has so many friends because it is a warm family atmosphere. The activities are so much fun that I... Read the full review.
Great location and full continuum of ...reviewed on: 12/24/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
Great location and full continuum of care in house. A bit sterile and corporate in feel. Units pretty nice.
I immediately knew that my friend would like to be a part of this community and get the assistance and safety that she needed. I was pleased when she agreed to move in next month. Thank you for... Read the full review.
Overall a great deal.reviewed on: 07/28/2014 by Anonymous
The cleanliness of the facility itself is probably a 4-4.5.....the housekeeping in the rooms ( at least in my mother's case) is substandard. I still have to go and and request things be... Read the full review.
Shangri-Lareviewed on: 04/13/2015 by Lori
We selected Brookdale Santa Monica Gardens as a temporary place for our uncle following an illness so he could recover his strength with assistance. After a week, he asked if he could stay... Read the full review.