Senior living in Monterey, CA

Mary Williams, General Manager
Mary Williams
General Manager

A message from the
General Manager

I am so fortunate to work to improve our resident’s quality of life each day.  Life doesn’t get any better as I have a career that challenges my head and warms my heart.  What I love the most about our community is the authentic commitment to excellence, quality of care and service, and focus on family.  Serving the phenomenal residents in our community and dedicated team is a gift and privilege I cherish. Looking forward to welcoming you home!

A Vibrant Lifestyle

You’re going to love it here. Located in the heart of this scenic coastal city, our community gives you the chance to enjoy the Monterey lifestyle with ease. The design is modern, yet intimate, and reflects the character of the neighborhood. Close to shopping, dining, and recreation, Merrill Gardens at Monterey offers everything you need.

Monterey is known for its sense of community and hospitality and we echo that at Merrill Gardens. The community includes spacious private apartments and lovely common areas including a theater, wine bar style bistro, library, and private dining room. All apartment homes include a full kitchen and washer and dryer.

Enjoy More at Merrill Gardens at Monterey.

Our community is designed to meet your individual needs and give you the freedom to be yourself. We offer the best in independent senior living, assisted living, and memory care from a family owned company that knows connection is everything.

Memory Care with Compassion

One month free in our memory care community! Call for details.

Please contact us today to schedule your personal visit! 

We'd love the opportunity to meet with you and share more about our community. 

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Happy residents at senior living in Monterey
Rendering of our senior living facility in Monterey
Resident and daughter at Monterey senior living
Sunny day outside of Merrill Gardens at Monterey
Monterey residents enjoying Monterey

We know you're going to love it here.

It's all about choice.

Choose from 110 studio, one, and two bedroom private apartments and enjoy concierge services, scheduled transportation, 24-hour staffing, and weekly housekeeping. 

Our Anytime Dining program keeps up with your schedule with fresh, restaurant style meals served from 7am to 7pm, seven days a week. 

You'll live a full and happy life built around your delights and hobbies.


View our video postcard for a sneak peek at Merrill Gardens at Monterey!

We care.

The care you need - when you need it

Care is more than a service we provide at Merrill Gardens at Monterey – it’s a way of life.

You choose the way you want to live, and we'll help you get there, whether you want to live a fully independent lifestyle, or require some assistance. We are here to help.

Seniors living a happy life here at Merrill Gardens at Monterey

An active life is a happy life.

Managing a packed calendar of enriching activities is a full-time job and our Active Living Program Director is up to the task. We're driven by the desires of the people who live here and our days are jam packed with lectures, parties, outings, political discussions, games, social meetups, and religious interest events. More choices than you'll have time for in your day!


  • Senior living in Monterey features a library Library
  • Senior living in Monterey features living areas Living Areas
  • Meetings at senior living in Monterey Meeting Spaces
  • Senior living in Monterey features a courtyard Courtyard
  • Senior living in Monterey features a wine bar Wine Bar
  • Senior living in Monterey features a patio/balcony Patio/Balcony
  • Senior living in Monterey features a washer/dryer Washer/Dryer
  • Senior living in Monterey features a kitchen Kitchen/Kitchenette
  • Senior living in Monterey features parking Parking
  • Senior living in Monterey features a theater Movie Theater
  • Senior living in Monterey features a swimming pool Swimming Pool
  • Senior living in Monterey features a fitness area Fitness Area


  • Senior living in Monterey features 24-Hour Staffing 24-Hour Staffing
  • Senior living in Monterey includes a resident call system Resident Call System
  • Senior living in Monterey includes many transportation options Transportation Options
  • Monterey senior living includes anytime dining Anytime Dining
  • Senior living in Monterey includes on-site maintenance On-Site Maintenance
  • Weekly Housekeeping at senior living in Monterey Weekly Housekeeping
  • Wellness at senior living in Monterey Wellness Program
  • Pets Welcome at senior living in Monterey Pets Welcome
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Making Memories

Our lifestyle means more contact and connection with our community, and interaction with families, children, and people of all ages.

Merrill Gardens at Monterey Location

Nearby Communities

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Merrill Gardens
at Gilroy

Located in the heart of Gilroy this gated senior community is set on a tranquil and expansive five-acre area near attractions and activities including art and food festivals, shopping and dining.

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Careers at senior living in Monterey

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people to join our team.