The Gardens at Spring Shadows

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10100 Kempwood Drive , Houston, TX 77080

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3.6 out of 5.0

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    My friend moved into The Gardens at Spring Shadows. I liked the activities and I liked the fact that it was a lower income for elderly. They fix meals twice a day for them, they take them to and from Wal-Mart and other places, so she doesn't have to drive, and she can even go on a shuttle bus. They have church services from different religions there at the facility. They have get-togethers like activity nights. There's the pool and the doggie park if you have a little puppy that you need to take to go potty. The ladies that ran the facility were showing her around and the woman called on the radio because she spotted somebody else trying to walk with a walker and knew how far she was from her place. She sent somebody down with a golf cart to pick her up and take her home. So, they're watching people there. They don't babysit you like in an assisted living facility, but they're paying attention when the residents are out. They bring your groceries right up and put them on your kitchen counter. The public laundry rooms are excellent and super clean. The elevators are also super clean. The apartments are individual, so it depends on the person that's living there how clean those are. The dining room and all the public areas that I saw were clean and very nice. We went to so many places before and I felt like for this area, it was the best priced for what it is. They have church service and bible study.

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    The Gardens at Spring Shadows has some age on it. They could do some upgrading to make it a lot more appealing, but it is acceptable. They have on-site home healthcare, which is its bestselling feature. The staff was very friendly, and thorough in terms of showing you what you wanted to see and then some. They were also knowledgeable about the property, including what's been changed and what they anticipate changing.

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    I Visited This Facility

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    The Gardens at Spring Shadows was nice and big, but they were old, separate buildings. The rooms were big, and it was better in many ways compared to other places, but I didn’t like that I have to go outside to do things.

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    I Visited This Facility

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    The Gardens at Spring Shadows has an apartment available that is affordable, but it is very far away from where I am. You get 2 meals a day and the price is affordable. They have widened the door of the apartment so a wheelchair could fit through it. They also have a laminate wood floor instead of carpet, which is nice. The only thing I didn't like is that the bathtub is a split tub and there is no place to sit in the bathroom. Also, they only serve breakfast and lunch.

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    The Gardens at Spring Shadows is an apartment complex converted into a senior citizen home. I didn't like it because it's not as handicap- or age-accessible as I would've liked it to be. The environment was decent, but they didn't have a lot of community area. You would see people on their porches, but no group gatherings. The staff was good, courteous, and knew the people. They had a big enough dining area, but it was basically a room. It didn't stand out in my mind. Everything was small, like the exercise room and the beauty salon.

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Description of The Gardens at Spring Shadows

The Gardens at Spring Shadows - Houston, TX - Exterior


The Gardens at Spring Shadows is the ideal choice for seniors seeking a vibrant retirement community in which to spend their golden years. Tucked away in a quiet corner of northwest Houston, our tranquil community offers quality retirement living in a cheerful setting.

The Gardens at Spring Shadows is one of several senior living communities owned by WindRiver (WR) Companies, a Texas-based real estate development company. In every WR community, seniors will discover a blend of apartment-style living with the comforts of home in an amenity-filled setting that offers modern, first-class luxury.

Featured Amenities

At The Gardens at Spring Shadows, a variety of apartment layouts caters to differing individual needs. All units feature full kitchens and walk-in closets, and cable TV and covered parking are included.The Gardens at Spring Shadows - Houston, TX - Courtyard

Residents can choose to spend their days in our indoor and outdoor common areas which include a library, a card room, a putting green, and two swimming pools. Our convenience store and two beauty salons offer on-site opportunities for treats or a new hairdo before going out.

Available Services

To provide our residents with the maximum amount of free time, The Gardens at Spring Shadows offers weekly housekeeping. We also provide maintenance services to fix any problem in a The Gardens at Spring Shadows - Houston, TX - Pooltimely fashion. At mealtime, residents can enjoy restaurant-style dining three times daily. Dishes are specially made to meet the unique dietary needs of seniors.

Residents rarely don't feel the need to leave our beautiful gated community since we offer plenty of activities to fill their days. We maintain a full schedule of educational, social and cultural programs, such as memoir writing classes and poker games.

With its luxurious combination of amenities and services, The Gardens at Spring Shadows is a superb choice for independent seniors.

Costs for The Gardens at Spring Shadows

  • Independent Living Starting Cost per Month: $1,050
  • VA Benefits Accepted

Amenities at The Gardens at Spring Shadows

Property Info

  • Emergency Services: Less than 11 Miles
  • Shopping: Less than 1 Mile
  • Recreation: Less than 1 Mile
  • Minimum Age: 62
  • Resident Capacity: 300
  • Number of Units: 383
  • Private Units
  • 1-Bedroom Units
  • 2-Bedroom Units
  • Air Conditioning/Climate Control
  • Full Kitchen
  • Emergency Call System
  • Parking Provided
  • Beauty/Barber Shop
  • Library
  • Chapel Services
  • Library and Computer Center
  • Convenience Store
  • Swimming Pool
  • Complimentary Laundry Facilities


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


  • Outside Patio/Gardens
  • Computer/Internet Access
  • Pet Policy: Pets allowed after assessment
  • Restaurant-style Dining


  • Transportation to Appointments
  • Other Transportation Provided
  • Housekeeping
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