Madrona Hills

(6 reviews)

707 Madrona Ave SE , Salem, OR 97302

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4.33 out of 5.0

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    We visited Madrona Hills, but they didn't have any rooms to look at. They had much smaller accommodations than other facilities. It was plain looking and didn't have the outside appeal. Their dining room looked fine and was nicely accommodated. They just weren't very large. The staff members that I spoke to were very friendly, very open, and warm. It was nicely styled. It's just the surroundings, the landscaping, and type of atmosphere were not as nice as the other place we saw.

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

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    We chose Madrona Hills for my mother because the staff there is very nice. They have all kinds of classes and social get-togethers and they have a library, movies in-house, and they have trips too. They have walking trails that go through the woods that are right there, you would never even know they're in town. They understand that when you're moving, it takes a little while to react to the whole place and they're very accommodating and very good folks.

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    Madrona Hills is for active people. It's a nice place and they are very nice people. They have activities for the residents and the dining room looks like a restaurant. It's lovely. They're within walking-distance to a bus route. They also have people to help get you where you need to be. I saw a 1-bedroom apartment which was nice. It had a small utility kitchenette, a nice living room, and the bathroom was wheelchair-accessible and usable. It was quite well done. The staff members didn't act like staff. They were engaging and acted like your friend, like somebody you could talk to and also get information and help from.

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    The receptionist greeted us at the door at Madrona Hills. They showed me two small rooms, but they were very clean. They provide linen, cleaning, meals, and cable TV, but you have to bring your own furniture. I can also have my kitty. We had a wonderful lunch and we each had a selection from a wonderful menu. We were given our choice of different salads and it was outstanding. They take a weekly field trip.

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    I Am A Current/Past Resident

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    I enjoy Madrona Hills. The apartment I have is a nice one-bedroom apartment. It isn’t what I was used to, but no apartment is going to be as large as my house. I enjoy the little get-togethers, chats, and the games that we play. I haven’t been able to take many of them in yet because I am still recovering from knee surgery, but the ones I have been able to do, I have really enjoyed. The dining room is very nice and very clean. The food is good. I like being able to cook my own if I want to, and that’s the only thing I can’t do here. I can’t cook a meal for myself as there isn't a kitchen in my apartment.

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    Madrona Hills is a wonderful, secluded place with beautiful carpeting and great views. I only met one person, and he was quite kind with me and worked with me quite well. The dining room was very beautiful with independent tables and restaurant-style service. They had a very large exercise area, weights, stair climbers and all kinds of exercise equipment, plus they have a schedule that they put out every day with at least five or six activities going on around the property. It was a wonderful location and a beautiful property.

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Description of Madrona Hills


Nestled within a beautiful, landscaped park, we're centrally located to take advantage of all that Salem has to offer. You'll be minutes from shopping, healthcare and all the unique sights of the state's capitol. Take in an old-time movie with live musical accompaniment at the Elsinore Theater or check out the latest exhibit at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art. We're also just 30 minutes from Portland and an hour from the Pacific Coast. We'll take care of the work, so you can enjoy the retirement experience you've been waiting for. You'll wish you joined our family sooner.

Madrona Hills is proud to be a part of Holiday Retirement. Founded in 1971, Holiday Retirement provides residents a unique lifestyle in an accepting community of neighbors who feel like family.

Featured Amenities

Madrona Hills offers a selection of floor plans in our studio and one-bedroom apartments with innovative interiors that will complement your furniture and decorations. Each residence offers the privacy and comfort you expect in a home, complete with kitchenette, bathroom, plush carpeting and emergency call system.

You'll find the lifestyle here active and engaging, with a range of activities and events to choose from every day. From worship services to coffee socials, fitness programs and knitting group to Bingo, Boggle or billiards, there's never a dull moment.

Available Services

Our unrivaled dining program incorporates world-class cuisine into a menu designed with residents' dietary needs and preferences in mind. All dishes are made by our own chefs using wholesome, high-quality ingredients and served three times daily in our formal dining room.

As part of our all-inclusive experience, our professional staff are available around the clock to provide regular housekeeping, linen changing and laundry services. Complimentary shuttle transportation to and from local destinations and appointments is also provided.

For an active, engaging retirement, Madrona Hills offers an exceptional lifestyle.

Costs for Madrona Hills

  • Independent Living Starting Cost per Month: $1,499

Amenities at Madrona Hills

Property Info

  • Emergency Services: Less than 2 Miles
  • Shopping: Less than 1 Mile
  • Recreation: Less than 1 Mile
  • Minimum Age: 55
  • Private Units
  • Studio Apartments
  • 1-Bedroom Units
  • 2-Bedroom Units
  • Cottage-Style Homes
  • Air Conditioning/Climate Control
  • Kitchenette
  • Emergency Call System
  • 24-Hour Staffing
  • Parking Provided
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Chapel Services
  • Billiards Lounge
  • Game Room
  • TV & Media Room


  • Full-Time Activity Director
  • Coffee Group
  • Live Music
  • Bible Study
  • Wii Games


  • Outside Patio/Gardens
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Pet Policy: Pets allowed
  • Private Dining Room Available
  • Restaurant-Style Dining


  • Other Transportation Provided
  • Private Laundry
  • Housekeeping
  • Linen Service
  • Travel Program
  • Live-In Managers
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