Senior living in Burien, WA

Debbie Woodworth, Community Director at Merrill Gardens at Burien
 Debbie Woodworth
 General Manager

A message from the
General Manager

Welcome to Merrill Gardens at Burien! I have been a General Manager at Merrill Gardens for almost four years and have loved every minute of it. You will find the atmosphere here filled with smiles, fun, activities, and caring. We have a “heart” for seniors and do everything possible to make this phase of your life the best one possible. Come be part of our family!

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Vibrant Lifestyle - Now Open!

Merrill Gardens is located in downtown Burien. This new senior living community offers a blend of traditional architecture and modern elements. The community has a lovely courtyard and amphitheater, open to the public, right next door to the existing town center park.

Merrill Gardens at Burien offers stunning views of Mt. Rainier from private apartments complete with a full kitchen and washer and dryer. There are lots of comfortable areas for relaxing and enjoying time with friends and family including a theater and cozy bistro. 

Enjoy More at Merrill Gardens at Burien

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.


Satisfaction Guaranteed!

Contact us today to schedule your personal visit and learn about our 60 day guarantee!

We're Proud of Our Community

Call to learn about our apartments that include a washer/dryer, air conditioning and more.

We’d love the opportunity to show you around and give you a taste of what we’ve got cooking. 

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We know you're going to love it here.

It's all about choice.

Choose from 126 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 peak at our community!

We care.

The care you need, when you need it

Care is more than a service we provide at Merrill Gardens at Burienit’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 Burien

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 more choices than you'll have time for in your day. 

Click here to learn more about Active Living.


  • Senior living in Burien features a library Library
  • Senior living in Burien features living areas Living Areas
  • Meetings at senior living in Burien Meeting Spaces
  • Senior living in Burien features a salon Salon
  • Senior living in Burien features central air Central Air
  • Senior living in Burien features a courtyard Courtyard
  • Senior living in Burien features garages Garage
  • Senior living in Burien features a wine bar Wine Bar
  • Senior living in Burien features a piano Piano
  • Senior living in Burien features a patio/balcony Patio/Balcony
  • Senior living in Burien features a washer/dyer Washer/Dryer
  • Senior living in Burien features a kitchen Kitchen/Kitchenette
  • Senior living in Burien features a theater Movie Theater
  • Senior living in Burien features a fitness area Fitness Area


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

A word from our residents

Meet Your Neighbor

"As a long time Burien resident I watched Merrill Gardens from ground breaking to completion. To be able to remain in this community that I love has been a great plus. Living here was not just turning a new page in life but a whole new chapter with a warm, caring community. Staff and new friends make my days so interesting and full of life. Thank you Merrill Gardens."

Sandra Johnson - Resident at Merrill Gardens at Burien.

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Making Memories

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

Merrill Gardens at Burien Location

Nearby Communities

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Merrill Gardens
at Renton Centre

Located in the heart of downtown Renton, this community is next door to shopping, retail and restaurants.  It's just a short stroll to city parks.

Community of senior living in Burien

Merrill Gardens
at First Hill

Merrill Gardens at First Hill is close to downtown Seattle with shopping, dining, theaters, concert and lecture halls and near Seattle’s best known medical practices.

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