Merrill Gardens At Ballard

2418 Northwest 56th Street, Seattle, WA 98107

Merrill Gardens At Ballard is a recipient of the 2024 Best of Senior Living Award from Seniorly. Communities that received this were among the highest rated by residents and families.
This community is a recipient of the 2024 Best of Senior Living Award from Seniorly. Communities that received this were among the highest rated by residents and families.

For residents and staff
(206) 965-9370
For pricing and availability
(855) 866-7661

Community insights for Merrill Gardens At Ballard


Top rated for care services

This community is in the top 3% for care services among other similar communities.

Highly rated for cleanliness

This community is in the top 9% for cleanliness among other similar communities.

Highly rated for activities

This community is in the top 7% for activities among other similar communities.

Pricing for Merrill Gardens At Ballard

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About Merrill Gardens At Ballard

We offer senior living in the heart of one of Seattle's most popular neighborhoods, close to the downtown core. Our community is an urban paradise with fantastic shops and restaurants. Salmon Bay and the famous Ballard Locks and Gardens are just a short stroll away.

Our community is designed to meet your individual needs and give you the freedom to be yourself.

Love where you live. Choose from 101 studio, one, and two-bedroom apartments, memory care options, 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.

Care at Merrill Gardens At Ballard

Care types offered

  • Assisted Living

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  • Memory Care

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Health care services

  • Mild cognitive impairment
  • 24-hour supervision
  • Dementia waiver

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    Reviews of Merrill Gardens At Ballard

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    What families are saying
    Merrill Gardens at Ballard is a senior living facility that has received high praise from residents and their families. The staff is described as friendly, professional, and helpful, going above and beyond to ensure residents feel welcome and comfortable. The facility itself is well-appointed, clean, and features amenities such as a rooftop garden, a bistro, a dining room, and a library. The apartments are comfortable and the food is excellent. Residents enjoy a range of activities and events, and the staff ensures that no one has to eat alone. The facility also provides technology assistance, helping residents set up internet connections, cable TV, and other tech-related needs. However, some concerns were raised about the accessibility of the facility, particularly in terms of parking. One reviewer also mentioned that the entrance features a large stairway, which may be inconvenient for residents using walkers. Despite these minor issues, the overall consensus is that Merrill Gardens at Ballard provides a high standard of care and is a great place for seniors to live. The facility's response to the pandemic was also praised, with reviewers noting that they prioritized safety and kept residents connected to their families.
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    Amenities at Merrill Gardens At Ballard

    Room amenities

    • Telephone

    Community amenities

    • Movie nights
    • Community-sponsored activities
    • Resident-run activities

    Community services

    • Housekeeping
    • Move-in coordination

    Dining services

    • Dining room
    • Diabetes diet
    • Restaurant-style dining

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    Seniorly Neighborhood Insights

    What you need to know for Seattle, WA (98107)

    Total population: 27,116

    22% of population is 50+ years old, 10% is 65+ years old

    Median income: $103,578

    The poverty rate is 4% lower for this region compared to the Washington state average, which is 9%


    1% of population identify themselves as Black, 9% as Asian, 6% as Hispanic, and 82% as White

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