Community InformationEl Dorado West is an assisted living facility in Burien, WA. El Dorado West 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 El Dorado West 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 El Dorado West 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 El Dorado West can help with that task.
Unique Features* Beautiful fireside lounge
* Fireplace in the dining room
* Activities and transportation
* 2 blocks from Highline Senior Center
* Long-tenured staff
* Pinochle clubs
* Putting green
* Pets allowed
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 25% Medium Care 75% Heavy Care 0%
El Dorado West prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
The community can help residents monitor their blood sugar but cannot give insulin injections.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
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 TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Additional info: none
Activities ProvidedExercise, games, WII, drives, movies, live entertainment, meals out, happy hour, bingo, bunco, senior center, shopping, men's group
Average Room Pricing at El Dorado West
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $1,800 - $2,300 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $2,500 - $3,100 Monthly Semi-Private 2 Bedrooms Averages $3,200 - $4,000 Monthly
Estimated Fees at El Dorado West
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $500 - $700 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $1,800 - $2,300 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $800 - $1,000 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $200 - $300 Monthly 2nd Person Fee Averages $600 - $800 Monthly
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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Feeling unsure...reviewed on: 03/20/2017 by Anonymous
Things were going well at El Dorado West until there was an incident with my mother getting out at night. The staff isn't sure how it happened and believe a side door was left open.She has since... Read the full review.
Short Stayreviewed on: 07/28/2017 by Anonymous
We had only placed my dad here for about 2 weeks. From what I observed the community seemed to be clean and smelled fine. The staff was excellent at meal time someone would come and take my dad... Read the full review.
They're okay...reviewed on: 03/31/2017 by Anonymous
I think El Dorado has been a good place and is very clean. They change the sheets in my loved one's room and keep things clean. On the weekends, though, I feel that the kitchen staff is a little... Read the full review.
Good, however, not for my mom ~ the s...reviewed on: 12/28/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
Good, however, not for my mom ~ the staff seems caring and while old the place is well kept
nice place to stayreviewed on: 07/11/2017 by Anonymous
nice place to stay and staff very friendly and helpful