Newport, Oregon, a small waterfront town snuggled between Portland and Eugene on the northern side of the Yaquina Bay, is home to picturesque beaches and a thriving boating, kayaking, hiking and fishing scene, making it an ideal destination for a coastal city retirement. The town has a population of about 11,000 year-round residents.
Newport’s downtown is characterized by art deco architecture dating back to the early 20th century. Housing ranges from colorful hillside townhouses to beachfront bungalows, and residents enjoy a craft brewery, three dance companies, two small museums, two community theaters and a vibrant shopping and arts scene. Seniors moving here will be delighted to visit the Oregon Coast Aquarium, South Beach State Park and enjoy charter boat tours doing all kinds of fishing, crabbing and whale watching. Newport has mild, wet weather year-round, and one of the top health care facilities in the area is Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital.
According to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2019, the average cost of assisted living in Newport is $4,152 per month, which is slightly higher than the national average of $4,051 but lower than the Oregon State median of $4,499.
Note: Information for Newport wasn’t available, so data for the greater Corvallis region was used.
Check out our list of the top 10 assisted living facilities in Newport to see if any of them suit your preferences.
Oceanview Senior Living
525 N.E. 71st St.
Newport, OR 97365
Oceanview Senior Living lives up to its name by offering panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean. Located on a hillside and near the popular Yaquina Bay, Oceanview Senior Living offers residents easy access to the best of local attractions, shops and cafes that the scenic city has to offer. Seniors enjoy the facility’s striking landscaping and ambiance, alongside refreshing sea breezes that make for an ideal relaxing atmosphere. There are plenty of activities to engage in at the community, including arts and crafts, fitness classes, Wii Sports, games, cooking and gardening. Small pets are allowed, and the staff, available 24/7, is comprised of English- and Spanish-speaking members.
Lakeview Senior Living
2690 N.E. Yacht Ave.
Lincoln City, OR 97367
Located in the charming seaside resort community of Lincoln City, Oregon, Lakeview Senior Living embodies fascinating Northwestern-style architecture, beautifully treed lawns, picturesque lake views and stylishly designed interiors. The senior living community offers a wide range of living options ranging from independent and assisted living to memory care support services. Seniors with varying interests will be glad to call this facility home. Residents enjoy strolls down by the lake, workout sessions at the fitness center, stimulating games in the activity rooms and shared meals in the dining room with family and friends. Trips to local attractions, golf resorts and shopping malls are also regularly scheduled.
Sea Aire Assisted Living
1882 N Hwy 101
Yachats, OR 97498
Conveniently located on a small town on the Central Oregon Coast, Sea Aire Assisted Living community offers seniors an inviting, safe, and secure environment to call home in their golden years. It provides the best of both worlds, delivering a perfect balance of independent living and care support services. Adorned with beautiful flowers, an artistic goldfish pond and plenty of lawn chairs and benches, this community ensures residents can always join groups and other residents or staff members in fun conversations. The shoreline is only a short distance away, making it convenient for regular group outings or strolls with families and friends. For fun, activities include gardening, games, baking and arts.
1400 SE 19th St.
Lincoln City, OR 97367
Residents at the Hillside Place enjoy a full range of social events and activities designed to spice up their retirement years. The senior care community offers customized care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a registered nurse is available around the clock to provide health monitoring and coordination of care. Besides support with activities of daily living such as bathing and grooming, the staff also handles housekeeping, home maintenance, meal preparation and coordination of activities as well as transport and escorts to medical appointments. We featured this facility in our top 10 list because of its luxury apartments offering abundant features and with senior-friendly modern conveniences.
Bayside at South Beach
411 SE 35th St.
South Beach, OR 97366
Strategically located near the South Beach Park and the Oregon Coast Aquarium, Bayside at South Beach makes for easy planning of day trips with family and friends when they come to visit. The community also arranges regular group outings to local attractions, shops, restaurants and entertainment areas, but there’s a plethora of activities and things to enjoy on-site as well. Residents can visit the facility’s large spa room with a therapeutic tub for a relaxing bath, enjoy basking in the sun while reading a book or magazine at the secure courtyard with a gazebo or head over to the salon and barbershop for a treat.
Graceland Care Home 1
1147 NE Newport Heights Dr.
Newport, Or 97365
Graceland Care Home 1 is located on a 1.5-acre parcel in a quiet rural neighborhood with a serene view of the Pacific Ocean. The senior living community is a family-owned business established by Grace Brown and her husband Rick. It has a sister care home in the same are named Graceland Care Home 2 situated at NW Biggs Street, just next to the Agate Beach neighborhood and dog park. The community offers residents a homelike setting that encourages independence and socializing. Seniors enjoy home-cooked meals and private bedrooms with private half baths and individual climate control, and oscillating air mattresses are provided if needed.
Prestige Senior Living West Hills
5595 SW West Hills Rd.
Corvallis, OR 97333
Located in the heart of Willamette Valley, Prestige Senior Living West Hills is conveniently positioned near numerous parks, conservation areas, grocery stores, retail centers and eateries. The facility features tree-lined walking paths where residents can exercise or take an evening stroll to take in the majestic scenery and enjoy the fresh air. An ever-changing menu of new and familiar meals, restaurant style-dining and overnight guest suites are just some of the amenities that residents share with visiting friends and family. We included this facility in our list because of its wide range of life enrichment programs, such as the Celebrations program designed to help residents live a healthy, happy and fulfilling lifestyle.
Regency Park Place at Corvallis
2595 Ne Jack London St.
Corvallis, OR 97330
Regency Park Place at Corvallis offers senior citizens independent and assisted living as well as respite care within a comfortable, caring environment. Residents enjoy beautifully appointed living spaces, delicious chef-prepared meals, engaging social activities and regular excursions to local attractions in Corvallis, including art galleries, movie theaters and waterfront festivities. Seniors can have private celebrations at the facility's private dining room, play outdoor games on the beautifully landscaped grounds or join fellow residents and staff members in the activity center for sports and other socializing opportunities. The 24/7 care staff includes an on-call nurse to handle residents' health care needs, including regular wellness checks and medication management.
145 NE Conifer Blvd.
Corvallis, OR 97330
Conifer House is conveniently located in the heart of Corvallis, with easy access to major highways, retail centers and the Oregon State University. The senior living community has an attentive, compassionate care team providing residential and memory care around the clock. Residents are housed in studio and one-bedroom apartments, and the facility's common areas feature entertainment rooms, a beauty salon and barbershop and a well-manicured garden. On-site, residents can explore activities such as music, gardening and arts and crafts, while off-site activities include outings to movies, museums and local events and festivities. Three meals are served daily and snacks provided throughout the day.
Stoneybrook Assisted Living
4650 Sw Hollyhock Cir.
Corvallis, OR 97333
Stoneybrook Assisted Living is an elegantly designed senior care community with beautiful, inviting exteriors and warm, welcoming interiors. Spacious common areas with loads of amenities make for comfortable enjoyment with fellow residents or friends and family. Chef-prepared and dining room shared meals provide opportunities for socialization and sharing fun stories. The facility offers a wide variety of floor plans, including studio, one- and two-bedroom suites in varying sizes to accommodate different seniors’ styles and preferences. Hiking trails, a TV room, a garden and patio, spa and a library are just some of the facilities that residents benefit from. A full calendar of events and activities such as Wii Sports helps to keep seniors active and healthy.