Sarasota, FL 34233
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About Waterside
“The Waterside team is dedicated and each team member brings a desire to improve the quality of life of each resident we serve.” Nestled on 18 beautiful and lush wooded acres, Waterside Retirement Estates is conveniently located on Bee Ridge Road between McIntosh Road and Honore Avenue, just west of I-75. Waterside is just a short drive from Siesta Key and Longboat Key beaches and close to the area’s finest shopping and dining opportunities. The community’s tropical campus surrounds a natural lake with fountain.

Our apartment-style community offers all the conveniences of home without any of the work. Waterside features its own beauty shop, walking paths, library, card room, full-equipped fitness center, billiards room, covered parking and heated swimming pool and Jacuzzi. Our spacious apartment homes and villas offer a variety of floor plans and views with stackable washer and dryers, emergency call systems, walk-in showers and individual climate control. There are even three distinct “neighborhoods” to choose from: Independent Living Waterfront Villas, Independent Living Waterfront Garden Apartments and the Main Building, which has both independent living and assisted living apartment homes. With upscale restaurant-style waterfront dining as well as a casual dining room, we offer breakfast, lunch and dinner with daily chef specials featuring regional cuisine and savory surprises.

Our award-winning Signature Programs offer a wide variety of top-notch services for both independent and assisted living residents. With an exciting array of social, educational and cultural programs, residents are encouraged to renew their old interests and explore new ones. Popular classes include “Aquacise,” tai chi, yoga, “Brain Busters” and “Mind Aerobics.” Help with everyday tasks can make a big difference in the quality of your life. It’s comforting to know that you can continue to live life to the fullest – with the added security of a full spectrum ofThere are many factors to consider when choosing an assisted living center for yourself or an elder loved one - and you may find that Waterside has everything you need. It offers great ammenities such as and . One of the highest rated facilities in Sarasota, Florida, Waterside is centrally located, making it easily accessible for visitors and close to fine dining and shopping areas - a draw if you or your loved one likes to get out and about! Waterside offers the best of both worlds: the same comfort as if you were living on your own, and the comfort of knowing a helping hand is there when you need it. It's no wonder so many retiring seniors have chosen to call Waterside home.
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