The 8 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Mesa, AZ

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Mesa, Arizona, is home to approximately half of the seniors in Mariposa County, and 17 percent of the population in Mesa is over age 65. A large number of retiring locals adore these communities’ many activities that are perfect for elders, such as a senior resource center, community fishing lake, and Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum, and the Arizona Museum of Natural History. Nearby Usery and San Tan Mountain Regional Parks are available for adventurous elders to explore, with many picnic and stargazing spots in addition to trails for hiking, horseback riding, biking, or simply strolling in the sunshine.

This guide was created for seniors interested in retiring in Mesa, Arizona. We have carefully researched and hand-picked the top eight assisted living facilities in the city and outlined the community services and amenities that aging Mesans are looking for in a retirement center.

The Citadel Senior Living

520 S Higley Rd

Mesa, AZ 85206

(480) 832-7600

Residents at The Citadel Senior Living utilize the full-service assisted living services, provided by skilled caregivers, while enjoying the natural beauty of this facility and the city of Mesa. The in-house television channel helps residents view the available activities for the day from their comfortable apartments, some of which include washers and dryers. The facility features an on-site convenience store as well as a beauty salon, library, various social events, and art rooms, on-site banking, plus many spacious outdoor areas for entertaining guests and hanging out with neighbors. The state-of-the-art health center includes a swimming pool and hot tub for relaxation as well as fitness.

  • State-of-the-art health center with pool and hot tub
  • Apartments available with washer/dryer

Oasis At Mesa Palms

​1418 N. Country Club Drive

Mesa, AZ 85201

(480) 464-2300 or (888) 710-2300

The Oasis at Mesa Palms rents one and two bedroom apartments to elders that need assistance with their personal activities of daily living, as well as help with small chores like watering their plants or feeding beloved pets. This beautiful Mesa-inspired facility features classic adobe architecture outside complete with a stone fountain, lounges, and a dining area. Inside the facility, residents keep busy in the library and computer rooms or by participating in the art program in the crafts room. The Oasis at Mesa Palms was chosen as one of the top eight assisted living facilities in Mesa for its dedication to fitness- health enthusiasts are welcome to utilize the full gym here, which includes a swimming pool and spa, a personal trainer, and a massage therapist.

  • Fitness center with pool, spa, personal trainer and masseuse
  • Arts and crafts programming

Visions Senior Living at Mesa

537 South Higley Road

Mesa, AZ 85206

(480) 247-9880

Ranking among the top eight assisted living facilities in Mesa for its dedication to providing residents with highly-skilled and personalized care, Visions Senior Living at Mesa is a bright and comfortable full-service retirement community. The specialized activities plan is crafted to ensure residents are provided joy through meaningful activities and continuing their lifelong hobbies, such as gardening in the raised garden beds. Family-style meals are served three times a day, giving neighbors the chance to spend quality time together. The spacious apartments include individual climate controls, walk-in showers, housekeeping, and utilities, and are available as either shared or private suites. Outdoor-loving seniors can spend their time outside as well in the gorgeous courtyard with its manicured walking paths.

  • Hobbyist programs incl. gardening
  • Shared or private apartment suites

Mariposa Point of Mesa

1248 South Crismon Road

Mesa, AZ 85209

(480) 331-9957

Mariposa Point of Mesa was designed to provide residents with a sense of living in a neighborhood and incorporates a variety of social events and group activities to ensure that those who live here feel close to their friends across the hall. The pet-friendly apartments are spacious and offered in a variety of sizes, to meet the needs of both social and more private residents. Active residents are encouraged to engage with each other through various art and fitness programs in the various beautifully-designed social spaces and activity rooms. In addition to the luxurious facility’s interior, the fenced courtyard features a community garden, two tranquil courtyards, walking paths, and putting greens for the retired golf enthusiast.

  • Various floor plans for pet-friendly apartments
  • Walking paths and putting greens on campus

Amanda's Care Home

8647 E Pampa Ave

Mesa, AZ 85212

(480) 373-8437

This brand new care home provides residents with assisted living services, comfy apartments, and a close-knit environment where they feel safe and cared for. Located in the lovely area of Superstition Springs, those who live here enjoy the natural views and warm, fresh air in the manicured courtyard, or relaxing in the outdoor lounge area. The caring, family-like personal assistants work hard to provide aging residents with an interactive lifestyle with activities that residents have valued throughout their lives, such as knitting and gardening.

  • Residential living in Superstition Springs
  • Family-style care by personal assistants

Brookdale Springs Mesa

6220 E Broadway Rd

Mesa, AZ 85206

(480) 420-9959

The luxurious Brookdale Springs Mesa stands out as a retirement resort for those needing assistance with activities of daily living. We feature Brookdale Springs Mesa in our rankings for its opulent surroundings, which include a vast manicured courtyard with a large pond with fountain and winding walking paths, complete with bridges across the tranquil sky-blue pools dotting the courtyard. Busy residents love to spend their days in the gorgeous yard gardening or spending their time in the activities rooms, but still have plenty of opportunities to enjoy relaxation with their neighbors. This facility also features a wellness center with a swimming pool and spa, and the pet-friendly apartments come with kitchens and balconies.

  • Pet-friendly apartments
  • Wellness center incl. pool and spa

Assisted Living of Mesa

949 N Stapley Dr

Mesa, AZ 85203

(480) 834-9898

This cozy family-style care home provides daily assistance to seniors in Mesa who enjoy the natural beauty and attentive care provided by staff who provide more personalized care than a larger facility could. Assisted Living of Mesa offers special experiences including specialized meals for those with dietary needs and the opportunity for residents to help plan activities and holiday parties. With a focus on quality services, caregivers here are dedicated to learning the preferences and styles of each individual resident so they are able to help with emotional and social needs as well as their activities of daily living. In addition to the fun activities room and indoor lounge areas, the landscaped yard features a putting green for those that enjoy golf, and the outdoor lounge is perfect for sunbathing or entertaining guests.

  • Close-knit community with personalized care
  • Customizable menu for dietary restrictions

Arbor Rose Senior Care

6033 E Arbor Ave.

Mesa, AZ 85206 US

(602) 730-7509

At Arbor Rose Senior Care, residents enjoy a serene lifestyle in quaint apartment houses on vast landscaped grounds. Residents can stay active walking the grounds as well as participating in a variety of activities in the community clubhouse. Meals are served three times a day, family-style, to keep residents engaged with their neighbors and caregivers. Arbor Rose Senior Care also works with residents to host periodic fundraisers like a spaghetti dinner, to help raise funds for this affordable center's various needs.

  • Spacious landscaped grounds
  • Family-style meals served 3 times/day