The Cottages of Carmel

  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care

Luxury Senior Living in Carmel Valley

The Cottages of Carmel located in the heart of Carmel, California is a luxury boutique retirement community that offers Assisted Living and Memory Care on a newly built and intimate senior campus in a picturesque location. The Cottages of Carmel is conveniently located near Carmel shopping, dining, entertainment, art galleries, walking trails and healthcare.

Just imagine your favorite boutique hotel, then add extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and unsurpassed customized care. Choose from spacious studio, one-bedroom or two-bedroom apartments, wonderfully appointed with a kitchenette, large living room and bathrooms as well as gas fireplaces and terraces in most apartments. Whether you like quaint and cozy or spacious and airy, The Cottages of Carmel has an apartment suite designed just for you.

Residents of The Cottages of Carmel, the only retirement community located in Carmel, enjoy services and amenities catered specifically to each individual. We’ve got everything at your fingertips, including a well-stocked library, concierge, beauty salon, putting green and elegant dining room.

Life at The Cottages of Carmel


The Cottages of Carmel Art Show

On June 12th through the 15th our residents celebrated their success with an Art Show. Many of our residents’ art was on display in the Community Room. Family and guests were invited to the viewing. Their was a variety of mediums on display. Through the process of the Art Show we learned about the abundance of talent our […]

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Giving Back

On April 30th, Stillwater residents accompanied by Brenda Reese at The Cottages of Carmel delivered 45 lbs of individually bagged pet food to the Veterans Transition Center in Marina, CA. The dog and cat food was donated by the Davies family and bagged by Stillwater residents. Our ladies also met Marlene Baker (Development Director). Marlene explained the […]

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Summer 2015 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With more than 26 different classes with everything from Jewelry Making to Baking Class to Photography 101 and even Yoga, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and taught […]

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Cranberry Nut Bread

Ingredients: 1 egg well beaten 1 cup milk 2 Tbsp butter melted 3 cups sifted all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp salt 4 tsp baking powder 2 cups cranberries 1/2 cup pecans 1 tsp vanilla Cooking Directions: Mix the egg with milk and butter. Sift together the flour, 1/2 cup of sugar, salt, and […]

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On Aging

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Tips to Avoid the Flu

Here are some ways to prevent getting sick during the cold & flu season: * Wash your hands often with regular soap and water. * Keep alcohol based hand sanitizer for when soap and water aren’t available. * Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth. * Eat a healthy diet to keep your body and […]

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Sleep Soundly Tonight – Fixes That May Head Off Sleep Problems

During the day seek out sunlight. Try to spend a few hours in a space that has natural light. In one study, people in offices with windows slept an average of 45 minutes more per night than people in windowless offices. Before bed, dim your devices or turn them off. That includes smart phones and […]

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Veterans Aid and Attendance Program

The Veterans Aid and Attendance Program provides benefits for veterans and surviving spouses who require the regular support of another person to assist in eating, bathing, dressing and other activities of daily living. The care provided in an Assisting Living community may also qualify. To qualify for A&A, it needs to be established by your […]

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Out and About


Point Lobos Hike

Fun on a winters day! Hiked the beautiful shores of Point Lobos!

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Family Member Testimonial – The staff truly cares and it shows!

While we take pride in the care and services provided to our residents, hearing from those we serve is our greatest testament. Testimonial – Warren “Pete” Poitras (Son) My mother broke her hip seven months ago, an injury once portending the direst consequences to someone of her age. But today’s modern medicine can perform miracles. […]

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Family Member Testimonial – Exceptionally flexible, accommodating and endlessly patient.

While we take pride in the care and services provided to our residents, hearing from those we serve is our greatest testament. Testimonial – Kit Armstrong (Daughter) Dear Cynthia, Meredith and Holly, This is just a quick note to say again, THANK YOU for all you have done to make it possible for mom Sallie […]

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Family Member Testimonial – Admiration of the Caregivers

While we take pride in the care and services provided to our residents, hearing from those we serve is our greatest testament. Testimonial – Jeanette Dippell (Family Member) Dear Meredith: Please extend my sincere thanks to your staff for the care you all gave to Cutler during the 11 months he was a resident at […]

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Reviews Review – The best in the Carmel-Monterey area.

I was impressed with the person I spoke to because she was lovely, very knowledgeable, and very experienced. I would have nothing negative to say about The Cottages at all. The one unit that was available for me to see that day was small. I saw a one and a two-bedroom, and they provide a […]

Read more Review – Close proximity to shopping, restaurants, doctors and other necessary amenities.

This is the newest assisted living facility in the Carmel area. The buildings and grounds are excellent, in close proximity to the Barnyard and The Crossroads of Carmel which has shopping, restaurants, doctors and other necessary amenities. The Cottages also has it’s own dining, and beauty shop facilities on site. The staff has experienced some […]

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Google+ Review – Great place to be!

Great place to be! No cooking, no cleaning, no yard work! Time to read, watch football (Go Giants!), and enjoy the great weather, go to the beach, or whatever.

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