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The Lodge At White Bear

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3666 E County Line N , White Bear Lake, MN 55110

(855) 840-7257

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We are very happy with The Lodge At White Bear. It's clean, it's comfortable, the people are nice, and I would recommend it. My sister is in a single bedroom and it has a living room. You get your meals there and everything is included. There are no extra fees. She plays games with them, eats with them, goes grocery shopping, and does many other things. They're very pleasant and everything is clean. They have the medical staff there and it's just right for her. She really loves it.

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The Lodge At White Bear was very modern and clean. They had a beauty and barber shop, which were kind of expensive, and a workshop that looked interesting. The person who toured me was very knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful.

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My tour at The Lodge At White Bear went very well. I was very impressed with the place. Its appearance was very good. It was very well kept and very clean. The air didn't bother my asthma at all. They have rooms where you can sit and chat, watch TV, play table games, or do whatever you like. They have staff members that will help you. The staff seemed very competent. They were very friendly, and they were always smiling.

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I had a wonderful tour at The Lodge At White Bear. The tour representative was very knowledgeable, thorough, welcoming, and pleasant. My wife really liked it, but I didn't like the parking situation. I'm used to underground heated parking, and this was surface parking or remote garage parking. Other than that, I liked the place very much. It was nice and had a lot to offer.

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The Lodge At White Bear's rooms were nice if you can afford them. The facilities were nice, but it was too pricey for us. The price was more than what we were looking for. I was also disappointed with them because they promised us a free lunch but we never got it. They do have entertainment for activities. They have a gazebo and some walking paths. There's a wooded trail area, which was comfortable-looking.

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We visited the Lodge, it's clean, and seemed to have a convenient organizational arrangement. The concept is good, the units seem a little small, and their kitchens are minimal, and that doesn't fit our lifestyle. It's all-inclusive, and that doesn't work well with us. There's a modest exercise room, a walking path, transport to malls, and internal entertainment. The tour was good, the enthusiasm was great, and the person who showed us around was knowledgeable. The food came across to me as institutional.

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The Lodge at White Bear was very nice, the gentleman that toured me was fifteen minutes late, but that gave me the opportunity to see the general area. Everyone was very courteous, it was in a beautiful setting, but we would prefer it in an area closer to our place. The rooms were small, very clean, well-maintained, and quite modest.

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The Lodge At White Bear was nice and clean, and all amenities were included in it (like the food). There were activities, and a lot of social attraction. The staff was nice and professional. It's clean and well-kept and it's very centrally located next to a lot of different things like churches and pharmacies. They apartments were smaller, but clean and well-kept. Some have balconies, some don't. There's a variety.

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The Lodge at White Bear was beautiful. They had very friendly, kind, and accommodating people. The rooms were very nice. They had activities on a calendar with something going on every day. The pricing was pretty average in the Twin Cities compared to other ones that are of the same kind and quality.

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I Am A Friend Or Relative Of A Current/Past Resident

My sisters are at The Lodge At White Bear. It's not assisted living, but it has assistance available. They have nurse on duty 24-hours a day, and if my sisters need further care, they can call for it. I like this place a lot. It's very homey, and people are very friendly. My sister is getting excellent care for her condition. It's a very nice place. The staff members are very friendly and very professional. Food is excellent. They have a beautiful dining room and nice apartments. The grounds are beautiful. It's accessible. I can go there as much as I want. Because it has a beautiful homey appeal, beautiful grounds, and beautiful inside, it is perfect. They have a chapel and laundry facilities. They have 3 meals a day and a lot of activities for the seniors. It's a very nice place. I would recommend it.

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The Lodge at White Bear had both assisted and independent living, so if you became disabled and couldn't take care of yourself, you could just move right into their assisted care. The only thing I didn't like about it was that the rooms were too small for my bedroom furniture, and I didn't like the high community fee. I liked everything else. They had a guest room for the family. It was made up like a hotel room and had a bed for guests or family.

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The Lodge and its staff were excellent. The rooms were a bit small and weren't really the design that my mom was looking for. However, the building itself was like an elegant hotel and comfortable. They had some very good activities and good benefits for the family as well like when your family wants to come and eat with you, you would not have to pay for it. When your family would like to come and stay, they only spend half the cost to stay in the facility. We all really liked it. In fact, when we left The Lodge at White Bear, my sister and my brother did not want to look at another facility. They just wanted to stay in that one. All around, I thought it was a much better facility.

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My father-in-law is in The Lodge. He is settling in independent living and seems to be happy there. The staff has been helpful and friendly. We don't have any complaints. The food is OK, but I think it is a little plain for him. He is used to more ethnic cooking and a wider variety. However, it is satisfactory. Maybe they can improve on having a broader variety of food and different activities because he has not finding anything suitable in the activities.

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The Lodge at White Bear was very friendly to the residents and had a homey atmosphere. It was interesting because you pick your apartment and then service would come to you. You would not have to move from the independent living wing to assisted living wing to memory care. We liked it because we would not have to move every time we get more fraile. The apartments were small, but everything that you needed was centralized because there was a dining room, a library, a big-screen TV, a community room and billiard room, so you would not be staying in your apartment much.

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Within walking distance of various restaurants and eateries, The Lodge at White Bear is at the center of it all. Friendly staff that knows each resident by name, the facility offers an individualized and customized plan for each resident. Weekly maintenance of each resident's room, including linen washing, carpet maintainance and upkeep of each resident's bathroom. Transportation is provided for residents, however, since most sightseeing locations are within walking distance, most residents enjoy walking. Facility is near various hiking trails so residents not only walk to local shopping centers, but also along a trail. Residents also enjoy a relaxing atmosphere and homemade meals and have dessert accompanying every meal. Numerous activities for residents are also available, including visits to the casino and gambling for fun.

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Costs for The Lodge At White Bear

Independent Living Starting Cost per Month:

$ 1,724

Medicaid/Medicare Not Accepted

Amenities at The Lodge At White Bear

Property Info

Emergency Services: Less than 3 Miles

Shopping: Less than 1 Mile

Recreation: Less than 1 Mile

Minimum Age: 55

Private Units

Studio Apartments

1-Bedroom Units

2-Bedroom Units

Air Conditioning/Climate Control

Kitchenette

Emergency Call System

24-Hour Staffing

Parking Provided

Fitness Room/Gym

Beauty/Barber Shop

TV and Media Room with Nintendo Wii®

Billiards Lounge and Game Room

Library

Activities

Full-Time Activity Director

Local Trips and Outings

Creative and Social Programs

Group Games and Activities

Fitness and Exercise Programs

Amenities

Outside Patio/Gardens

Cable/Satellite TV

Pet Policy: Pets allowed

Private Dining Room

Restaurant-style Dining

Services

Transportation to Appointments

Other Transportation Provided

Housekeeping

Seniors Serving Seniors/Seniors-

Serving Society Program

Live-in Managers

Travel Program

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Description of The Lodge At White Bear

The Lodge At White Bear is located in White Bear Lake, MN, providing a vibrant backdrop for your new life as a valued member of our caring community.

From pleasant housekeepers, to attentive servers at mealtime and helpful maintenance technicians who are there when you need them, this community is the new extension of your family. We take pleasure in getting to know each of our residents and look out for their comfort and happiness. Our chefs prepare three delicious meals each day, served in our beautiful dining room. We provide housekeeping, linen services, fun and stimulating activities, off-site excursions, transportation to your personal appointments and a variety of classes and programs. Our warm, comfortable community and our friendly staff and residents will welcome you. We look forward to making your life easier any way we can.

So come to The Lodge At White Bear for a visit...and stay!

*We understand that each individual is unique and that needs may change over time. Holiday Retirement does not provide any health care services. However, residents are welcome to receive services from any outside home health care provider of their choice to help them continue enjoying life at our community.

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