Santa Maria Independent, Assisted Living and Memory Care
Relaxing coastal California retirement living
Conveniently located between San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara, Merrill Gardens at Santa Maria is a campus-style retirement community that provides a wide spectrum of care. Enjoy being near golf courses, wineries, the Veteran’s Administration Building and Marian Regional Medical Center.
Take advantage of the Active LivingSM Wellness program, well-appointed on-site library, comfortable meeting areas, beautifully landscaped grounds with walking paths and an outdoor pool and spa.
Merrill Gardens at Santa Maria senior housing offers:
- 242 senior living apartments
Choose from studios, one and two bedroom apartments and cottages
- 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 Santa Maria offers concierge services, scheduled transportation, weekly housekeeping and much more!
Residents enjoy celebrating birthdays, anniversaries and holidays together, as well as being involved in local volunteer projects. They enjoy use of the community’s private dining room for special occasions. Santa Maria offers scenic coastal state and county parks for picnicking, strolling and more. The nearby Luis Oasis Senior Center offers classes, hiking trips, volunteering, a travel club and more.
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.