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Portola Gardens

350 University Street, San Francisco, CA 94134

Pricing & Floor Plans

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Estimated cost from $5,036 to $6,155 per month*

*Seniorly’s estimated monthly pricing is based on the local average pricing of other communities in the area and what typical communities of the same size offer in services. Please verify all information prior to making a decision. Seniorly is not responsible for any errors regarding the information displayed on this website.

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Community Details

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Experience the nostalgia of living at Portola Gardens, a historic site established and preserved for meeting the needs of seniors. Portola Gardens is nestled in the peaceful Portola District, San Francisco’s historic Garden District.

Portola Gardens offers both Assisted Living and Memory Care providing the supportive care seniors need in a beautiful setting that fosters community and feels like home. Programs and services are designed to honor our residents’ individual needs for dignity and respect.

The beautiful Colonial Revival building features a private backyard and gardens offering a serene location for visiting and outdoor activities. A mid-size community of up to 74 residents, Portola Gardens offers both private and semi-private accommodations.

Portola Gardens has an engaging life enrichment program allowing residents to participate in enjoyable pastimes and activities. Programs draw from our local communities and families to incorporate the unique San Francisco heritage and diversity. For residents with memory loss, activities and events are tailored to their special needs and are designed to help preserve meaningfulness.

Residents love the stunning dining room with floor to ceiling windows and views of the gardens and backyard. Three balanced and tasty meals, along with between-meal options, are served daily. Private dining areas are available for special occasions and families are always welcome to join their loved one.

About the Staff at Portola Gardens

Experienced caregivers provide personal assistance with activities of daily living, treating residents as extended family members. We provide caregivers 24 hours a day, with nurse oversight. Kindness, humor and patience are hallmarks of the memory care team members who are trained in best practices for Alzheimer’s and dementia care. Staff are ethnically and culturally diverse and many are multilingual providing opportunities for residents to communicate in languages other than English.

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Care Services

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Portola Gardens is known for

  • Alzheimer’s / Dementia support
  • Behavioral health
  • Art & music therapy

Portola Gardens also offers

  • Activities of Daily Living Assistance
  • Meal Preparation and Service
  • Coordination with Health Care Providers
  • Medication Management
  • Transportation to Doctors Appointments
  • Transportation Arrangement
  • 24-Hour Call System
  • 24-Hour Supervision
  • Mental Wellness Program
  • Respite Program
  • Diabetes Diet
  • Diabetes Care
  • Parkinsons Care
  • Special Dietary Restrictions
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Hospice Waiver
  • Dementia Waiver

Amenities & Features

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Portola Gardens is known for

  • Alzheimer’s / Dementia
  • Outdoor space
  • Library / Media / Activities room

Personal Space/Amenities

  • Private Suites
  • Fully furnished
  • Private Bathrooms
  • Internet
  • Cable
  • Wifi

24 hour nursing

Activities & other services

  • Concierge Services
  • Move-In Coordination
  • Housekeeping & Linen Services
  • Scheduled Transportation (non-medical related)
  • Continuing Learning Programs
  • Family Education and Support Services
  • Planned Day Trips


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Francis Mc
Oct 30, 2018
Is Portola Gardens still run by Agesong?

1 Answer
Amanda Leary
Nov 08, 2018
The community is actually now run by Cimino management in Burlingame.

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Local Details

Local Health: Portola Gardens has the benefit of being located close to 20 different hospitals. Hospitals like Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center and Saint Francis Memorial Hospital are a couple of the highest rated options. Your non-emergency health care needs can be met by over 20 nearby doctors and 20 nearby dentists. San Francisco and Clift San Francisco are 2 of 20 other health related services.
Local Wellness: Portola Gardens's residents have 20 beauty salons to choose from, including Spa Nordstrom - San Francisco Centre. There are also 20 spas and 20 gyms near the community. 24 Hour Fitness is located just 3 miles from the community.
Local Amenities: Westfield San Francisco Centre, Whole Foods Market, Clift San Francisco and The Creamery are just a few of the local shopping and restaurant offerings nearby. Portola Gardens has over 20 cafes, 20 restaurants within a 5-mile radius and 20 supermarkets and 17 malls.
Local Spirituality: St. Patrick's Catholic Church is the closest Church.There are 20 places of worship close to Portola Gardens for people of all faiths.

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