The Lorelton


2200 West 4th St. , Wilmington, DE 19805

(855) 840-7257

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I visited The Lorelton. The place was wonderful and the residents were very nice people. The apartments were beautiful, I wish I could have stayed there myself. The place is clean, attractive, and I liked it very much. I would rate them the highest across all directions.

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Costs for The Lorelton

Assisted Living Starting Cost per Month:

$ 3,547

Medicaid/Medicare Not Accepted

Amenities at The Lorelton

Property Info

State License #: 4030

Semi-Private Units

Studio Apartments

1-Bedroom Units

2-Bedroom Units

Air Conditioning/Climate Control

Washer/Dryer in Apt


Full Kitchen

Emergency Call System

24-Hour Staffing

Parking Provided

Fitness Room/Gym

Beauty/Barber Shop


Chapel Services

Activity room

Card Room

Year-round Greenhouse

Social Lounges


Full-Time Activity Director

Social Events

Trips & Outings

Spiritual Activities

Exercise Classes

Live, On-site Entertainment

Educational Opportunities

Stitch & Sew

PAWS for People Pet Visitations


Tai Chi


Outside Patio/Gardens

Computer/Internet Access

Cable/Satellite TV

Pet Policy: Small pets allowed

Restaurant-Style Dining

Fountain Louge

Daily Snacks


Nurse Availability: On Site 24/7

On-Site Medical Visits: Geriatric physician

Medication Management

Help with Activities of Daily Living

Transportation to Appointments

Other Transportation Provided

Guest Apartment

Guest Meals


Laundry and Linen Services

Pharmaceutical Delivery Services

In-house Lab and X-rays Available

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Description of The Lorelton


At The Lorelton, you will enjoy a retirement set within a charming Wilmington neighborhood. Our community is allows you to enjoy all the recreation and scenic opportunities found within the city, including the Brandywine Park, the Delaware Art Museum and the University of Delaware Wilmington campus.

The Lorelton is owned and operated by the nonprofit organization The Lorelton Foundation. Our community is housed within the historic and charming Charles B. Lore school building.

Featured Amenities

Our residents enjoy a variety of spacious floor plans (studio, one- or two-bedroom layouts) which have full kitchens or kitchenettes, a washer/dryer, wall-to-wall carpeting and expansive windows. All utilities are included in the monthly rent except for telephone. Outside your apartment home you will find a billiard room, a year-round greenhouse and library. Additional features include an on-site beauty salon and social lounges.

When you join our community, you will experience fine cuisine in our elegant dining room where we prepare fresh and flavorful meals daily that features locally sourced produce. Every Sunday we serve an extraordinary brunch buffet. Special requests are welcome, and family and friends are welcome to join you for a meal too.

Available Services

Among the best parts of moving to The Lorelton is that you can leave the responsibilities and chores of home maintenance behind. You can leave the driving to us and allow our complimentary transportation service to take you to local shopping, medical appointments and other attractions.

Joining our community means you can age in place since our attentive staff and caregivers will allow you to progress from independent living to assisted living. Our nursing staff will match your needs to an individualized care plan. In-house lab and x-ray services are available, as with pharmacy delivery services.

If you are seeking a relaxing setting in Wilmington to retire, then consider making The Lorelton your new home.