Belmont Village West Lake Hills
4310 Bee Cave Road , West Lake Hills, TX 78746
Reviews of Belmont Village West Lake Hills
May 15, 2015 | Reviewed by Gloria, daughter of Grandmother Gloria
I Am A Friend Or Relative Of A Current/Past Resident
Belmont Village Circle of Friends dementia program is by far the best in Austin. I say that with the experience of having to find dementia help for both of my parents, my mother's downhill slide starting 7 years after my dad's, giving me 12 years experience at 7 different Austin assisted living centers including Beckett Emeritus; Buckner Village; Gracywoods and Querencia. Of them all, Belmont Village is by far superior on every aspect from facilities to care to food and parking. It has truly been a Godsend to our family. Mother's been there a year now and has not deteriorated but instead has improved cognitively and physically, which we had been told wasn't possible. She now initiates conversations and can sign her name again after losing these skills for awhile. Unlike the places where the caregivers stay on their cell phones while assisting clients, Belmont's staff is dedicated and attentive. Their programs are outstanding. If an activity is listed on a schedule, you can count on their staff to follow through and do it with love and enthusiasm. They have daily exercise with a personal trainer, water aerobics and cool crafting projects, but most important to us are the relevant and contemporary mental exercise games that are actually fun to participate in, even for visiting family members. These range from trivia games to crafts however they are never infantilizing or contrived as they often were at Mom's prior places. Belmont Village has helped our family honor and care for mother as she deserves. They have many family holiday functions and entertainment events and consistently great food that if it were a restaurant, would be one of the best in Austin. They've deleted high fructose drinks and fatty snacks, which are the mainstay diet at most assisted living facilities. It costs are on par with the other facilities were Mom was,however pricewise, you get far more care and action here for your money than you do elsewhere. Double rooms & a roommate can help you save and rest assured their intake staff keeps their word. If they say no price increase for a year, they mean it. They also have a hospitalist doctor from a nearby hospital serving the facility who is now Mom's primary care physician. This is a medical care option that has benefited Mom's health tremendously and made a transition between a hospital stay back to Belmont as seamless as possible. As a frequent visitor, I've made friends with many of the residents who live in the independent living apartments. Most are delighted with the facility, the grounds, the food and the activity options. I wouldn't hesitate to move my parents here from any other facility ASAP as Belmont Village Westlake Hills is by far the best we have found. The only down side is they offer no skilled nursing, however they do work with other facilities when needed.
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May 8, 2015 | Reviewed by Donna
I Am A Friend Or Relative Of A Current/Past Resident
Belmont Village West Lake Hills has been a wonderful place for my father! The staff members are friendly and caring, and I know my father is in good hands with them. The layout of the building and the furnishings make it feel like home, and there is a strong sense of community among the residents and family members. Every event is celebrated, from birthdays and Christmas to Cinco de Mayo. The food is healthy and delicious. I highly recommend it for any one who wants to be confident that their family member is loved and well-cared for!
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Costs for Belmont Village West Lake Hills
Assisted Living Starting Cost per Month:
Medicaid/Medicare Not Accepted
Amenities at Belmont Village West Lake Hills
Licensed Capacity: 190
Emergency Services: Less than 1 Mile
Shopping: Less than 1 Mile
Trips & Outings
Professionally-Supervised Fitness Program
Nurse Availability: On Site 24/7
On-Site Medical Visits: Speech Therapist,Occupational Therapist,Physical Therapist
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Description of Belmont Village West Lake Hills
A brand-new retirement community in Austin's prestigious West Lake Hills neighborhood, Belmont Village West Lake Hills provides 141 homes for seniors in need of assisted living and memory care. Thanks to an innovative construction plan, our Texas Hill country-style building is nestled among 4,000 trees across five wooded acres.
At Belmont Village, the company that manages Belmont Village West Lake Hills, we view aging as a gift. Our award-winning senior living communities are known for safety, architectural appeal, innovative senior programs, exceptional support services, trained and skilled staff, resident satisfaction and deficiency-free living. We plan, develop and run our own communities to support high-quality life experiences for our residents.
Residents enjoy the convenience of apartment living with their choice of a studio or one-bedroom floor plan. Homes are ergonomically designed to meet the unique needs of seniors with lever-style faucets and door handles, raised electrical outlets and lowered light switches for easy access, and a private bathroom with 24-hour nightlight and safety grab bars in the shower.
When not relaxing in the privacy of their apartments, seniors are encouraged to make use of the many community amenities at Belmont Village West Lake Hills. Enjoy a massage at our on-site salon and spa, go for a dip in our luxurious swimming pool or take a class on computers in our state-of-the-art Center for Learning.
All staff members at Belmont Village are carefully screened and upon hire receive a minimum of 40 hours of industry training. Caregivers who work with Alzheimer's residents receive further specialized training. A licensed nurse is on site 24 hours a day to oversee care plans and administer medication, while our Personal Assistance Liaisons (PALs) provide one-on-one personal care.
For the added comfort and convenience of our residents, our staff also take care of the housekeeping, linen changing, laundry and transportation. Anything we don't provide on site can be arranged through our Concierge. Meals are also provided with 24 daily selections available in our community dining room.
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