Houston Retirement Communities

Average Cost: $4,500

Reviews of Houston Retirement Communities

The Buckingham

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The Buckingham is one of the premier facilities in Houston with restaurant style meals and intensive rehabilitation services. A beautiful facility.

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The Buckingham

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The Buckingham is known as one of the best facilities in the Greater Houston area. They have exceptional care. It tends to attract the very wealthy patients.

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The Buckingham

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This property is tucked away in the surrounding community allowing it merge with it's environment. The décor is pleasing to the eye and the staff is very friendly and accommodating as you enter...

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Parkway Place

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Parkway Place is located in a great area near a medical facility, many restaurants, and parks. The facility is a long term care facility that is equipped with a skilled nursing section as well as independent/assisted living...

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Parkway Place

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This community is delightful upon arrival. The interior is modern, with a relaxing feel and clean to the eye. The staff seems to work well together throughout. The morning caregivers are polite and vibrant even with a heavy workload. The food is average. Depend on your preference it can be little bland...

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Parkway Place

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The entrance to this facility is beautiful. The facility's interior and exterior is well maintained. Everyone here has high spirits, which makes you actually want to be here. The staff is very attentive to everything that's going on. They seem very organized and functional compared to other facilities I've visited...

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Information About Retirement Community in Houston

Houston Retirement CommunitiesHouston, TX is a bustling metropolis that has been revitalized in recent years to offer a broad range of delight, from an exciting music scene, fantastic dining options, excellent shopping, along with lots of culture and events. It is the fourth largest city in the US and the largest in Texas, with a population of 2.1 million people. Founded in 1836, it has seen several periods of rapid growth. Initially it was a city vested in its port and railway, in 1901 the oil boom occurred, and a few decades later the Texas Medical Center and NASA's Johnson Space Center further blossomed this Texas star. Houston retirement community show strong are a cornerstone in making this a great city and showing what it has to offer.

Attractions

No matter your interest or budget, seniors at a Houston retirement community will find something to offer them. For quirky tastes, check out the Beer Can House constructed of 50,000 beer cans. For those who love military history, visit Battleship Texas, one of the last ships to participate in WWI and WWII. Houston is also home to over 50 museums, including the American Cowboy Museum, The Health Museum and the Holocaust Museum. Shopping districts are numerous and diverse and the city is full of some of the best dining experiences one can have in the US.

Senior Activities

The city of Houston itself supports the HPARD senior programs focused for seniors aged 55 years and older across the city. They offer a wide range of mostly free activities that can include creative classes, fitness programs and walking clubs, cultural events, dancing, and field trips. These services are offered most days of the week in facilities all over the Houston, TX. In addition, the Houston Square and Round Dance Council offers classes in square and round dancing, as well as clogging. They host an annual Houston Hoedown in late October. There is always something for members of Houston retirement communities to participate in.

Houston, TX Retirement CommunitiesMedical Facilities

Houston retirement communities members will find Houston to one of the world's largest complexes of medical research and patient care facilities at the Texas Medical Center. This complex is home to a number of the nation's best medical providers and is home to 54 institutions, 6,900 hospital beds, and 92,500 employees. Houston is also home to the Methodist Hospital, ranked #1 in Texas, and recognized as being one of the best facilities in the Gulf Coast by US News. This teaching hospital is known for having exceptional specialty care in cancer, diabetes & endocrinology, orthopedics, cardiology & heart surgery, geriatrics and eight other specialties.

Transportation

Houston, TX is home to the Metro service, which offers public transit to the city and its nearby communities. In addition to bus service, METRO also has a light rail system and offers free park & ride lots to help clear congestion in the city. They offer free trip planning through their website that can help determine the best bus routes to take and give accurate fare information. Houston, TX is a jewel in the south for senior living; it is home to some of the best medical facilities in the nation while offering a bustling metropolitan array of activities and attractions, and an active and vibrant senior community.   Back to Top