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Oceanside Independent, Assisted Living and Memory Care

Retirement living at its best in scenic Oceanside

Half an hour north of San Diego, Merrill Gardens at Oceanside provides a relaxing and ideally located retirement community complete with memory care. Enjoy so much to do near the water and explore great attractions like the historic Oceanside Pier, Calavera Hills Community Park and Moonlight Amphitheatre. The Tri-City Medical Center is just minutes away. Residents enjoy delicious meals on their own schedules through the Merrill Gardens Anytime DiningSM program.


Take advantage of the community's library, salon and barbershop, comfortable gathering areas, guest suite for overnight visitors, billiards room and private dining room for special occasions. Residents enjoy walking the landscaped paths with plenty of seating.

Merrill Gardens at Oceanside senior housing offers:

  • 144 senior living apartments
    Choose from studios, one and two bedroom apartments with kitchenettes
  • 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 Oceanside offers concierge services, scheduled transportation, weekly housekeeping and much more!


Residents stay active with day trips and other outings led by the on-site Active Living Director, along with exercises designed to improve strength, balance and flexibility. They enjoy celebrating holidays, birthdays and anniversaries and recently hosted and honored several US Marines.

Team Members

The dedication of Merrill Gardens at Oceanside team members is shown in so many ways—including volunteer activities like participating in the Walk to End Alzheimer's. 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.

Call today and schedule a visit. Lunch will be on us!

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