Share

These are the winners in San Antonio, TX of our ongoing series of identifying the most popular senior housing communities for assisted living, independent living, memory care and more.

The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio, TX

San Antonio has a lot of options for senior living at all levels. Whether you’re looking on your own for an independent senior living community, you need a little help from an assisted living facility, or you’re looking for a warm home for a loved one who needs memory care or skilled nursing, finding the community that best meets your needs can be a challenge. These 13 San Antonio communities stand out from the rest for providing some of the highest-quality and most popular senior living and care options in town. Below, Seniorly.com runs down the 13 most popular senior living communities in the metropolitan area and is presented in no particular order.

1.  Brookdale San Antonio

Brookdale San Antonio The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care

Brookdale San Antonio has a long, twisting private driveway that ends at the wide facade of a handsome two-story main building with a long collonade to greet visitors. This mission-style complex is Brookdale’s flagship location in San Antonio, offering assisted living and memory care. Residents here enjoy private rooms and common areas that include a game room with billiards and a baby grand piano in the lobby. Click here for more information on Brookdale San Antonio.

2.  Villa de San Antonio

Villa de San Antonio The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living

Villa de San Antonio has independent and assisted living options for seniors who are ready to settle down into a quiet, supportive community environment. Here, residents enjoy group activities, all-day dining and complimentary transportation into town for dining and shopping. Housekeeping services are available for those who could use a little help keeping their rooms tidy. Click here for more information on Villa de San Antonio.

3.  Heartis San Antonio

Heartis San Antonio The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care

Heartis Senior Living offers independent and assisted living, with the option to move along to memory care without leaving this homelike setting. Heartis of San Antonio has trained staff who can provide assistance with residents’ medication, as well as nurse-supervised special care and physical therapy for seniors who are recovering from injuries and medical procedures after a hospital stay. Click here for more information on Heartis of San Antonio.

4.  Adante Senior Living

Adante Assisted Living and Memory Care The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care
  • Independent Living

Adante’s San Antonio facility is a low brick building located on the northwest side of the city. Here, beyond the outdoor courtyards and large water fountains, residents in the assisted living and memory care programs enjoy spacious common areas and cozy rooms, each of which has private bathrooms and kitchenettes to give residents the maximum independence their medical and mental conditions will permit. Community music and crafts programs help keep the seniors here occupied, as well as helping to foster a sense of community among the people who live at all care levels here. Click here for more information on Adante.

5.  Franklin Park Sonterra

Franklin Park Sonterra The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living

Franklin Park Sonterra has several generous floor plans for both its independent and assisted living residents. Each apartment in the facility has a spacious kitchen with granite counters and washer/dryer hookups for the more independent residents. Assisted living residents enjoy weekly housekeeping services as well. Click here for more information on Franklin Park Sonterra.

6.  Brookdale Castle Hills

Brookdale Castle Hills The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care

Brookdale Castle Hills welcomes seniors in a facility that’s set off by its handsome white columns and gabled roof. Here, staff supervise daily activities in the game room and library, while an on-site barber/beauty shop tends to residents’ grooming needs and a therapy room helps them recover after surgery or orthopedic injuries. Click here for more information on Brookdale Castle Hills.

7.  Franklin Park The Landing at Stone Oak

Franklin Park The Landing at Stone Oak The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Memory Care

Franklin Park The Landing at Stone Oak has a broad wood-and-stone facade that faces a huge private lawn. Inside, residents can easily traverse the extra-wide hallways that are brightly lit by high-slung chandeliers. Memory care patients find the living here stimulating, as trained dementia-care staff conduct daily activities to help keep them sharp. The therapeutic spa here has a large and powerful whirlpool for seniors who would like to take a soak after physical therapy. Click here for more information on Franklin Park The Landing at Stone Oak.

8.  Brookdale Hamilton Wolfe

Brookdale Hamilton Wolfe The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care

Brookdale Hamilton Wolfe offers assisted living and memory care for seniors who could use some help getting through normal daily activities. This site keeps an active calendar of social events for its community, as well as exercise classes and “Flex Your Brain” workshops for dementia patients. This community has several walkpaths through exquisitely maintained gardens, including one where residents can tend their own plants in raised beds. There’s even a putting green on the grounds for resident golfers. Click here for more information on Brookdale Hamilton Wolfe.

9.  Brookdale Shavano Park

Brookdale Shavano Park The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care

Brookdale Shavano Park is a medium-sized white stone building with squared-off white wooden columns gracing every entryway. Multiple porches here give seniors in residence places to sit in sturdy wicker chairs and pass the time, while the on-site arts and crafts studio helps fill the time between gourmet meals prepared by the in-house chef. Daily check-in service helps keep seniors safe here, as does the professional medication assistance offered by staff. Click here for more information on Brookdale Shavano Park.

10.  Brookdale Hollywood Park

Brookdale Hollywood Park The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities

  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care

Brookdale Hollywood Park is an inviting and supportive environment for San Antonio seniors who need assisted living and memory care support. Here, residents can stroll through the expansive courtyards and gardens, then retire to the spacious dining room for a dementia-friendly menu. Staff are on hand to help disabled residents with meals, and to support other daily activities they may need help with, such as dressing and keeping their rooms tidy. Click here for more information on Brookdale Hollywood Park.

11.  Landon Ridge Alamo Ranch

Landon Ridge Alamo Range The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care

Landon Ridge Alamo Park splits its community services between independent and assisted living halls. In the independent senior living wing, residents enjoy spacious private apartments with full washer/dryer hookups and kitchens with islands in them. Extra storage is also available to independent-living residents. Seniors in the assisted-living wing enjoy weekly housekeeping assistance and group outings for dining, shopping, movies and local live theater performances. Click here for more information on Landon Ridge Independent Living or here for Landon Ridge Assisted Living.

12.  Elmcroft of Windcrest

Elmcroft of Windcrest The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care

Elmcroft of Windcrest dominates the street it’s on in a quiet suburb northeast of metropolitan San Antonio. Here, senior living combines the independence of private studio, suite and 2-bedroom living with the care of professional medication assistance, customized care plans and close collaboration between staff and seniors’ personal doctors to ensure continuity of care. Memory care patients here get around-the-clock help on demand and daily check-ins. Click here for more information on Elmcroft of Windcrest.

13.  Arden Courts of San Antonio

Arden Courts of San Antonio The 13 Most Popular Senior Living Communities in San Antonio

  • Memory Care

Arden Courts specializes in providing top-notch memory care for dementia and Alzheimer’s patients. This facility employs qualified staff under the supervision of a registered nurse to look after residents’ medical and personal needs on a minute-by-minute basis in a closely supervised environment. Click here for more information on Arden Courts of San Antonio.

We developed this list through an analysis of online search popularity, social media sentiment and user reviews across multiple sites like Yelp and Facebook.

We've also compiled a list of 15 apps and websites that provide home delivery services to seniors in the San Antonio area. Click here to see that senior living list.

If you are a caregiver in the San Antonio area, click here to see a list of 9 local caregiver resources we have identified to help you through many aspects of caregiving.

For more helpful resources on senior living, click here.


Seniorly helps you find Assisted Living

Enter City or ZipCode to begin your search.

City

A thought while you wait ...


We are young at heart. Slightly older in other places!