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Merrill Gardens at Tacoma

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7290 Rosemont Circle, Tacoma, WA 98405
Care provided: Assisted Living, Retirement Communities, Alzheimer's Memory Care
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  • Community Information

    Merrill Gardens at Tacoma is an assisted living facility in Tacoma, WA. Merrill Gardens at Tacoma 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 Merrill Gardens at Tacoma 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 Merrill Gardens at Tacoma 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.

    Unique Features

    * Manicured outside courtyard with bistro, tables, and waterfall
    * Wonderful food
    * "Anytime dining" program where meals are served at each resident's convenience
    * Complimentary internet access with personal email accounts.
    * Happy Hour every Friday
    * Hair salon
    * RN on staff 5 days a week, on call rest of time
    * Wellness center
  • Residents


    The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.


    Nurses on Staff
    24-Hour Awake Staff

    Facility Care Level

    Care Level Percentage
    Light Care 0%
    Medium Care 100%
    Heavy Care 0%

    Merrill Gardens at Tacoma prefers that residents need: light care, medium care

    Additional Services

    Diabetic Care
    Diabetic residents must be able to manage their own care, including blood sugar tests and insulin injections.

    Incontinence Care
    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.

    Other Care
    This community provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
  • Transportation

    Resident Parking Available
    Complimentary Transportation
    Transportation at Cost
    Property Convenient to Busline


    Allowed Outdoors

    Additional Amenities

    Activities Onsite
    Activities Offsite
    Devotional Services Onsite
    Devotional Services Offsite
    Outdoor Common Areas
    Indoor Common Areas
    Beautician Onsite

    Other Services

    Wheelchair Accessible Showers
    Full Tubs
    Hospice Available
    Respite Offered
    Aging in Place


    Meals Provided

    Additional info: n/a

    Activities Provided

  • Average Room Pricing at Merrill Gardens at Tacoma

    Room Type Assisted Living
    Studio 2200.00 Monthly
    1 Bedroom 2950.00 Monthly
    Semi-Private 0.00 Monthly
    2 Bedrooms 3750.00 Monthly
    Disclaimer: 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 Merrill Gardens at Tacoma

    Fee Type Assisted Living
    Community Fee 0.00 One-time
    Respite Fee 175.00 Daily
    Buy-In Fee
    High Care Needs Fee 1875.00 Monthly
    Medium Care Needs Fee 1250.00 Monthly
    Low Care Needs Fee 625.00 Monthly
    2nd Person Fee 600.00 Monthly
    Disclaimer: 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 care

    Commercial Insurance
    Private pay
    Social Security
    Separate pricing structure for care
    Veteran's benefits

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Nearby Cities

City Distance Number of Facilities Average CostAverage Cost for 1 Bedroom
Tacoma0 miles6$3,150
Federal Way6 miles4$2,850
Gig Harbor6 miles1$3,310
Puyallup10 miles3$2,990
Auburn13 miles2$2,990
Sumner13 miles2$3,440

General Pricing Information for Tacoma Assisted Living

Room Type Minimum Cost Average Cost Maximum Cost
1 Bedroom$2,325$3,155$3,995
2 Bedrooms$2,530$3,845$5,175

Community Reviews

nice units. long hall ways not for me.

reviewed on: 12/24/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer

nice units. long hall ways not for me.

Great place, but pricey.

reviewed on: 11/11/2018 by Anonymous

We moved my mother in law to Merrill Gardens 6 months ago. This is a beautiful facility and extremely well maintained. She loves the food and seems quite happy. We had hoped she could live fairly independently, but has needed more care than we expected. The nursing staff apparently has total control over how much care she should have and tallies up the numbers that indicate what the cost will be. It has become quite expensive which was something we hadn't planned on. Although she does need some help physically, they up the cost based on how good they perceive her memory is. She is still pretty sharp, but it doesn't seem to matter. But all in all, I would definitely recommend it.

My Visit To The Community!

reviewed on: 12/01/2016 by Anonymous

This community has a separate building for memory care. I just did not get the feeling this would work for us. The person that conducted the tour was nice and accommodating. The community seemed clean during our tour.

Overall good, but front desk staff terrible

reviewed on: 09/16/2021 by A

Good housekeeping, & good food. Front desk staff are rude and unhelpful. They can help with meds but not insulin so they don’t really provide diabetic care.

A very nice place!

reviewed on: 02/27/2017 by Anonymous

When I toured the Merrill Gardens at Tacoma, I noticed that the place was very nice and so were the people. When I got there for my tour, the tour guide was on time and had a lot of information for me. The place was a good choice, but we picked another community that we thought would for my mother's needs better.

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