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206-317-4955

1421 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101

For information about our response to COVID-19 click here.

We are welcoming new residents - ask about our touring options!

Discover an Inviting Senior Living Community
in Seattle

Our community features a seasoned team ready to meet each individual resident's needs. We offer private apartments and cozy common areas with large picture windows with lots of natural light and a serene terrace garden to enjoy the outdoors. Our popular Eldergrow gardening program brings residents together to grow beautiful plants and flowers.

Enjoy more at Merrill Gardens at First Hill. Our community is designed to 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.

Enjoy $7K Your Way!*

*Contact us for details.

Meet Kyle Reiter,
Vice President of Operations

Whether moving here yourself or visiting a loved one, Merrill Gardens at First Hill will welcome you with warmth and open arms. Perfect for those seniors looking for an authentic Seattle retirement community. Merrill Gardens at First Hill is a community that you will love to call home. Just give us a call to learn more about our great team and our wonderful community.

Kyle Reiter, Vice President of Operations

Residents enjoying a game at Merrill Gardens at First Hill in Seattle, Washington.
Resident at a computer at Merrill Gardens at First Hill in Seattle, Washington.
A resident gardening at Merrill Gardens at First Hill in Seattle, Washington.

We know you're going to love it here.

Choose from 98 apartments, including studios, one, and two bedrooms, with services from independent living to assisted living and memory care.

Enjoy a variety of amenities aimed at helping you choose the way you want to spend your days.

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

Couple gardening at Merrill Gardens at First Hill in Seattle, Washington
Studio apartment at Merrill Gardens at First Hill in Seattle, Washington
Outdoor dining and patio at Merrill Gardens at First Hill in Seattle, Washington
Baking at Merrill Gardens at First Hill in Seattle, Washington
Couple smiling and walking outside at Merrill Gardens at First Hill in Seattle, Washington
Small dog getting pet by a senior at Merrill Gardens at First Hill in Seattle, Washington
The theater at Merrill Gardens at First Hill in Seattle, Washington

Community Amenities

Seattle senior living includes meeting spaces Meeting Spaces

Senior living in Seattle features a Patio/Balcony Patio/Balcony

Senior living in Seattle features private dining rooms Garage

Senior living in Seattle features a walking path Kitchen/Kitchenette

Senior living in Seattle features a chef's garden Chef's Garden

Senior living in Seattle features central air Central Air

Senior living in Seattle features Living areas Living Areas

Senior living in Seattle features a courtyard Courtyard

Senior living in Seattle features a library Library

Senior living in Seattle features a salon Salon

Senior living in Seattle features a washer/dryer Washer/Dryer

Community Services

Senior living in Seattle features 24-Hour Staffing 24-Hour Staffing

Senior living in Seattle includes a resident call system Resident Call System

Senior living in Seattle includes many transportation options  Transportation Options

Senior living in Seattle includes on-site maintenance On-Site Maintenance

Weekly Housekeeping at senior living in Seattle Housekeeping Services

Senior living in Seattle features a wellness Program Wellness Program

Pets Welcome at senior living in Seattle Pets Welcome

Seattle senior living includes flexible dining Flexible Dining

Nearby Communities

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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.

Contact us today to schedule a virtual tour!