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Lafayette Independent, Assisted Living and Memory Care

Ideally located senior living in Lafayette, CA

Merrill Gardens at Lafayette is now open! Click here to watch our grand opening celebration video.

Merrill Gardens is centrally situated between Berkeley and Walnut Creek in Contra Costa county. Enjoy being conveniently near great shopping, movie theaters, outdoor recreation areas, dining-out options, hospitals and high-quality medical practices.


Merrill Gardens at Lafayette was named Best of 50+ Silver Winner by the National Association of Home Builders. It offers underground parking, full kitchens and washers and dryers in most apartments, a well-appointed library and lots of comfortable meeting areas. A private dining room is available for special occasions and residents enjoy a modern fitness center and free Wi-Fi throughout the building.

Merrill Gardens at Lafayette senior housing offers:

  • 89 senior living apartments
    Choose from studios, one and two bedroom apartments
  • Independent living, assisted living, memory care and respite care services
    Take advantage of personal care services if needed
  • Anytime DiningSM
    Enjoy fresh, restaurant-style meals served on your schedule – 7 am to 7 pm – 7 days a week
  • Active LivingSM
    Pursue physical, social, intellectual, emotional and spiritual interests

In addition, Merrill Gardens at Lafayette offers concierge services, scheduled transportation, weekly housekeeping and much more!

Team Members

Merrill Gardens team members receive additional training through our MG CARES quality service program. The MG CARES program strives to provide a customer service focus to everything that goes on at Merrill Gardens. This program focuses on communication, attitude, relationships, enthusiasm and sincerity.


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