San Carlos Elms

707 Elm Street, San Carlos, CA 94070


For residents and staff
(650) 595-1500
For pricing and availability
(650) 399-9311

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Community History

These insights were added by Arthur Bretschneider, a local senior living expert, in the SF Bay Area. For more insights, ask our team a question below. On 12/27/22 a user seeking an assisted living facility for their mother confirmed they moved into San Carlos Elms at the monthly rate of $8770. To get more pricing details, please contact our Seniorly Local Advisor.

Hours of operation

The community is open 8am to 7:30pm.

Doctors and nurses

COVID precautions are ongoing to safeguard our residents, staff, and families. Please contact us for details on the protections we have in place. We are working closely with California Department of Public Health and CDC.

Pricing for San Carlos Elms

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About San Carlos Elms

Nestled in the heart of San Carlos, California, the San Carlos Elms senior living community offers a blend of comfort, style, and convenience. The community is quite large, accommodating a diverse group of seniors. What sets it apart is its affordability. With an average pricing of $4,250, it is more economical compared to similar properties in the city, which average around $4,500. This is a significant factor for many families and seniors looking for a budget-friendly yet quality senior living community.

San Carlos Elms provides an array of care types including Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Independent Living. They also provide respite care, catering to seniors who need temporary care. The community is equipped with a 12-16 hour nursing service, a 24-hour call system, and 24-hour supervision. Assistance with bathing, dressing, transfers, medication management, and activities of daily living are part of their health care services. They also specialize in mild cognitive impairment care.

The community has garnered positive reviews for its range of amenities and services. It boasts a game room, library, walking paths, business room, barber/salon, fitness room, garden, and a spa/wellness room. They also have fitness programs, movie nights, resident-run activities, scheduled daily activities, community-sponsored activities, music programs, and community operated transportation. The rooms come equipped with air conditioning and telephone services, ensuring comfort and connectivity for the residents.

The San Carlos Elms senior living community is strategically located within close proximity to essential services. The Sequoia Hospital, renowned for its top-notch medical services, is just 1.7 miles away. The San Carlos Center: Palo Alto Medical Foundation, which houses the physician's office, is a mere 0.8 miles from the community. In addition, a CVS Pharmacy is conveniently located just 0.2 miles away, ensuring that residents have easy access to their prescriptions.

The neighborhood around San Carlos Elms is vibrant and diverse, with a variety of dining and leisure options. The popular In-N-Out Burger is just 0.6 miles away for a quick meal, and the Philz Coffee shop is 2.1 miles away, perfect for a relaxing afternoon. The area, denoted by the postal code 94070, is predominately white (74%), with a significant Asian community (16%), and smaller Hispanic (9%) and African American (1%) populations. The median income of the area is $190,758, and the life expectancy is 84 years, showcasing the affluence and health consciousness of the community.

Overall, San Carlos Elms promises an enriching and carefree lifestyle for seniors, offering top-of-the-line care and services, all within a thriving, diverse neighborhood.

Care at San Carlos Elms

Care types offered

  • Memory Care

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Health care services

  • Mild cognitive impairment
  • Activities of daily living assistance
  • Medication management

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Laurie Lindquist
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Reviews of San Carlos Elms

San Carlos Elms's nursing home rating

This nursing home provides care that meets industry standards. While not exceptional, residents can expect adequate facilities, decent medical care, and a reasonably staffed environment.
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Very good
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Amenities at San Carlos Elms

Room amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Telephone

Community amenities

  • Fitness programs
  • Scheduled daily activities
  • Movie nights

Community services

  • Concierge
  • Move-in coordination
  • Housekeeping

Dining services

  • Dining room
  • Diabetes diet
  • Restaurant-style dining

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Licensing Information for San Carlos Elms

98% fewer allegations than state average
San Carlos Elms had 1 allegations in the past 5 years
11% more inspections than state average
San Carlos Elms had 3 inspections in the last year
Licensed for 3 years longer than other communities in San Mateo County
Community has license number 415600135 and is licensed since 06/04/1998
48% more Type A citations than state average
San Carlos Elms had 3 type A citations
Last inspection on 07/05/2022
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Seniorly Neighborhood Insights

What you need to know for San Carlos, CA (94070)

Median income: $190,758

The poverty rate is 9% lower for this region compared to the California state average, which is 12%


1% of population identify themselves as Black, 16% as Asian, 9% as Hispanic, and 74% as White

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