The Buckingham

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8580 Woodway , Houston, TX 77063

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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. There is a great sense of warmth and welcome as you tour the community and see the residents appear to be happy with there home environment. There are common areas to allow for gatherings, meetings, and family. The staff appear to be attentive to the care and needs of the residents during my tour. The staff are qualified healthcare professionals available to assist with resources for each individual resident.

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

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Description of The Buckingham

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The Buckingham - Houston, TX - LogoLocated in a tree-lined neighborhood under balmy southern skies The Buckingham offers the comforts of a resort lifestyle with an emphasis on the “style.” As Houston’s premier continuing care retirement community, we provide the perfect environment for those accustomed to getting the very best out of life.

Since 2005, The Buckingham has been more than just a senior living community. We inspire you to live an active and gracious retirement, with a full array of amenities and wellness services. And as Houston’s only Life Care community with four tiers of health care, including skilled nursing care, on one campus.

Featured Amenities

Classic design and traditional touches with a modern flare and grace, rarely found, are to be found all around you. Our library is a stocked with a goldmine of literary treasures and we sport a theater for your entertainment. From the gorgeous pool, adorned with comfortable The Buckingham - Houston, TX - Outdoor Poollounge chairs and delicate landscaping to the tranquil putting green where you can keep your golf game sharp, The Buckingham leaves no stone unturned when it comes to your amenities.

Our Executive Chef leaves nothing to chance when it comes to fine dining in the Windsor Dining Room. Meals rival the most gourmet restaurants in Texas, offering only the freshest vegetables and choicest meats. Rotating menus ensure that every meal is a celebration of taste. Still, those looking for a more casual atmosphere can always unwind in the St. James Bistro, savoring a pastry or small bite in the company of friends.

Available Services

You are free to focus on what you love most, whether it’s a day with friends or a trip to the symphony, as are there to manage the details The Buckingham - Houston, TX - Libraryof housekeeping and laundry. Our gated community offers 24-hour security, as well as concierge and valet services to attend to your needs.

You will find The Buckingham is not like most communities. While offering all the comforts and amenities allowing you to enjoy your active retirement, we also provide an unmatched array of health services at the Plaza at The Buckingham including assisted living, memory care and both long- and short-term skilled nursing. Because we offer a traditional Life Care contract, you will have comfort and security knowing your needs will be met no matter what, with no uncertainty that costs will skyrocket.

Visit us at The Buckingham, where we invite you to experience tradition, with flair!

Costs for The Buckingham

  • Assisted Living Starting Cost per Month: $5,964
  • Non-profit Community

Amenities at The Buckingham

Property Info

  • Licensed Capacity: 62
  • State License #: 102410
  • Private Units
  • Studio Apartments
  • 1-Bedroom Units
  • 2-Bedroom Units
  • 3-Bedroom Units
  • Air Conditioning/Climate Control
  • Washer/Dryer in Apt
  • Full Kitchen
  • Emergency Call System
  • 24-Hour Staffing
  • Employee Background Checks
  • Parking Provided
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Beauty/Barber Shop
  • Library
  • Outdoor Pool and Patio
  • Putting Green
  • Creative Arts Studio and Woodworking Shop
  • Resident Vegetable Garden


  • Full-Time Activity Director
  • Social Events
  • Trips & Outings
  • Spiritual Activities
  • Exercise Classes
  • Live, On-site Entertainment
  • Educational Opportunities
  • Continuing Education Classes


  • Outside Patio/Gardens
  • Computer/Internet Access
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Dedicated Concierge
  • Pet Policy: Small pets allowed
  • Special Meals: Options Available
  • Windsor Dining Room
  • St. James Bistro


  • Nurse Availability: On Site 24/7
  • On-Site Medical Visits: Physical Therapist
  • Medication Management
  • Diabetes Care
  • Help with Activities of Daily Living
  • Transportation to Appointments
  • Other Transportation Provided
  • Guest Apartment
  • Guest Meals
  • Housekeeping
  • Banking and Business Services
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Daily Bed-Making in Assisted Living
  • Wound Care
  • Restorative Therapy
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