Five Star


Five Star Facts

Five Star consists of 288 senior living communities across 32 states. Five Star’s communities are most heavily concentrated in Florida. Their communities have an average rating of 3.6 out of 5 stars, based on 4,322 consumer reviews submitted to Caring.com. They provide older adults with continuingcareretirementcommunity, nursinghome, assistedlivingfacility, adultdayservice, independentliving, and alzheimer's care facilities.

Five Star by State


Five Star Rates

Averages are based on starting monthly costs, not inclusive of care and other costs. They are subject to change at any time. Continuing care retirement communities often require an entrance fee in addition to monthly rent.

State FL
Assisted Living $1,195
Independent Living $887
State IN
Assisted Living $1,127
Independent Living $1,383
Memory Care $5,200
State GA
Assisted Living $1,985
Independent Living $763

Five Star Caring Stars

The Caring Stars program honors service excellence at assisted living and memory care facilities in America based on consumer rating and reviews. (More on Caring Stars)


Five Star Communities

Alabama

LakeView Estates

Birmingham, AL 35244
6 reviews
"My dad is at LakeView Estates. It has a lake in front of it, that’s where it gets its name, so it has a tranquil aesthetic view to it. It has 2 floors, and it has a portico in front with rocking ch..."

Morningside of Auburn

Auburn, AL 36830
6 reviews
"We visited Morningside of Auburn. The rooms were small. The staff was very nice, courteous and informative. "

Morningside of Cullman

Cullman, AL 35058
7 reviews
"Morningside of Cullman was very nice, right next to the hospital. I was very impressed with it, it was fairly clean. It didn't have a lot of accommodations like swimming pools and stuff, but the sw..."

Morningside of Decatur

Decatur, AL 35601
3 reviews
"Morningside of Decatur is an assisted living facility, and it's a beautiful place. It’s great. The woman we had talked to was very nice, but we are not ready for assisted living yet. We were there ..."
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Arkansas

Morningside of Jonesboro

Jonesboro, AR 72404
2 reviews
"Culpepper Place is a relatively new assisted living facility in Jonesboro, AR that offers comfortable assisted living in a relatively small setting. I have a family member who has lived there for ..."

Morningside of Springdale

Springdale, AR 72762
1 reviews
"I visited this facility in October 2008 with my cousin. My aunt has since moved there. The staff whom we met gave us a wonderful tour of the beautiful, up to date home. The residents seemed happ..."

Morningside of Fayetteville

Fayetteville, AR 72703
1 reviews
"Morningside of Fayetteville seems very home-like, very inviting, very clean, bright and spacious. The staff seems to enjoy their work. They are very helpful. The rooms are very nice and very spacio..."

Arizona

Granite Gate Senior Living

Prescott, AZ 86301
33 reviews
"Dad has lived at Granite Gate for five years. He really loves his apartment and the staff, they have become like family. They are always so friendly and caring. I know I can go on vacation and not ..."
8 reviews
"My mother-in-law is in Pueblo Norte. Everything about it is fabulous. I like it because it is small with only 30 or 40 residents. It is really nice, and she feels very comfortable there. "

The Forum at Desert Harbor

Peoria, AZ 85381
3 reviews
"My father was in a nursing home called The Forum, and it was good. The doctor that was over the care was actually my dad’s primary doctor at the time. The rooms were nice and big -- a little privat..."

The Gardens of Scottsdale

Scottsdale, AZ 85251
0 reviews
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California

1 reviews
"LaSalette was closest to my house, so it was easy for me to be there. I was satisfied with the results, and they were kind and courteous. My dad had been there a couple of times, and my mom had bee..."

Lancaster Healthcare Center

Lancaster, CA 93534
6 reviews
"Lancaster is the best one that I would choose out here in my area. It's more like a family. They treat you with respect. They have activities like they go shopping. I would recommend this place. "

Leisure Pointe

San Bernardino, CA 92404
33 reviews
"I want to take the time to express my gratitude for Kenya... His professionalism and kindness is second to none . He goes above and beyond to provide the best care possible and shows nothing but co..."

Somerford Place of Redlands

Redlands, CA 92373
9 reviews
"After searching many places, and understanding the dementia our mom was experiencing, we chose to move our mom to Sumerford place in February of this year. Within two weeks, she completely adjusted..."
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Colorado

Cedars Healthcare Center

Lakewood, CO 80214
0 reviews

La Villa Grande Care Center

Grand Junction, CO 81501
0 reviews

Cherrelyn Healthcare Center

Littleton, CO 80120
5 reviews
" We chose Cherilynn health center for grandma for her rehab and nursing needs. Each nursing and rehab staff member that we have had contact with has been absolutely incredible! We have recommended ..."
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Delaware

Forwood Manor

Wilmington, DE 19810
12 reviews
"I thought Forwood Manor was wonderful. Of all the facilities I looked at, it was by far the best. It’s like a beautiful apartment, you really didn’t hospital feeling or facility feeling, it’s like ..."

Foulk Manor North

Wilmington, DE 19803
14 reviews
"My aunt is in Foulk Manor, and she loves it there. The rooms were very nice, clean, and modern. The staff was friendly, the food was excellent, and they keep them very active. They had happy hours,..."

Foulk Manor South

Wilmington, DE 19803
12 reviews
"I visited Foulk Manor South, and it was very nice, friendly, clean, and well lit. It seemed to be a very caring environment. The staff who assisted us was very knowledgeable; she had worked there f..."

Millcroft

Newark, DE 19711
4 reviews
"Millcroft is a very nice facility. The room I was in was very nice. The staff who took care of me was very nice, too. I told them I will be back to live in this facility because I was just there fo..."
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Florida

Barrington Terrace at Boynton Beach

Boynton Beach, FL 33426
1 reviews
"Barrington Terrace has personalized service. The staff is very caring. They pay a lot of attention to the people that are in their facility and make sure that their needs are met. The rooms are cle..."

Lexington Manor Assisted Living

Port Charlotte, FL 33954
20 reviews
"My mother-in-law loves it at Lexington. She is so happy, has wonderful care, good friends and a great quality of life. Thank you so much for the care and concern!!! "

Calusa Harbour

Fort Myers, FL 33901
2 reviews
"I think this by far the best rehab facility in Southwest Florida. "

Coral Oaks

Palm Harbor, FL 34684
6 reviews
"I visited Coral Oaks. The staff was very informative and willing to help with what my mother needed. The rooms were very nice, came in several different sizes that were decent enough to be comforta..."
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Georgia

Eagles Landing Senior Living

Stockbridge, GA 30281
10 reviews
"Dogwood Forest was clean, but it’s not as homey as the other facility I visited. It had a nursing home odor to it, and I think it was just because of something they were cooking that day, but it ju..."

Gardens of Shiloh Point

Cumming, GA 30041
1 reviews
"My dad is in Dogwood Forest. It's small and seems to be very clean. I liked the people I met. So far, he hasn't complained about it too much. It's convenient to my house, and the price was right. "

Cameron Hall - Canton

Canton, GA 30114
15 reviews
"Cameron Hall is our number one choice. I really liked the rooms because it didn't feel like a small dorm room and felt really comfortable. The staff seemed like they were interested in the members ..."

Cameron Hall - Ellijay

Ellijay, GA 30540
4 reviews
"My mother was a resident at Cameron Hall for 3 years. She has been in several Assisted Living facilities across the South. She loved being there. She said it was the best place she had ever been. T..."
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Iowa

Pacific Place

Pacific Junction, IA 51561
0 reviews

Park Place

Glenwood, IA 51534
0 reviews
1 reviews
"I went to Prairie Ridge Care after my surgery and I was there for six months to heal. My roommate was very nice. My activities were exercising in the surgery area and I walk around the facility. Ev..."

Union Park Health Services

Des Moines, IA 50316
3 reviews
"My mother-in-law is at Union Park Health Services. We live out of state, but they are wonderful with calling us at anytime if there are any slight issues, like weight loss or a doctor’s recommendat..."
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Illinois

Brenden Gardens

Springfield, IL 62703
11 reviews
"We visited Brenden Gardens. They took us on the tour, showed us the rooms, and provided us with a meal to see what the cooking was like. The rooms were pretty nice and pretty well cared for. The fo..."

Crimson Pointe Senior Living

Rockford, IL 61107
12 reviews
"Crimson Pointe Senior Living was nice, a little larger, and OK. The rooms were slightly bigger. The staff was accommodating, gave the tour, and showed us the different places where the residents co..."

Amber Ridge Assisted Living

Moline, IL 61265
5 reviews
"Out of all the assisted living facility's in the area. This is my favorite. The staff was so warm and friendly. Very clean and the food is wonderful. Definitely recommend to other friends and family. "

Amber Ridge Memory Care

Moline, IL 61265
2 reviews
"My aunt was at Amber Ridge Memory Care. Their rooms have individual bathrooms with walk-in showers. They have a sink, microwave, and small refrigerator -- just a nice-sized room. The staff are very..."
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Indiana

Clearwater Commons

Indianapolis, IN 46250
14 reviews
"Clearwater Commons was a very nice community, but their prices were a little on the high-end. Everybody seemed extremely happy. The employees seemed like they like their jobs well, and I didn’t hea..."

The Forum at the Crossing

Indianapolis, IN 46240
1 reviews
"Beautiful new facility with state of the art equipment and surroundings. Bright and sunny. Wonderful attentive staff. "

Covington Commons

Fort Wayne, IN 46804
4 reviews
"This is a well run ALF with a good staff, good food (despite my mom always saying her cooking is better), nice activities and great services for their higher need residents (my mom is one). My mom..."

Forest Creek Commons

Indianapolis, IN 46227
16 reviews
"Forest Creek Commons was nice, and I liked the look of it. The staff was nice, and I liked everything about it. They had different activities like bingo, movie nights, and a library. The dining are..."
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Kansas

Overland Park Place

Overland Park, KS 66204
10 reviews
"I visited Overland Park Place, it was very clean and I loved it. They provide three meals a day, and they had lovely studio apartments with a small kitchenette. They were being remodeled and there ..."

The Forum at Overland Park

Overland Park, KS 66206
5 reviews
"The care and concern of the nurses and nurses aides on a scale of 1 to 10 is 20! The food was pleasing to the palette with a wide variety of choices. The physical therapy team was outstanding. I..."

Brandon Woods at Alvamar

Lawrence, KS 66047
0 reviews

Woodhaven Care Center

Ellinwood, KS 67526
1 reviews
"They always answer the call lights. Sometimes a little late but usually in a timely manner. They always call with changes to the residents dr. orders or med changes. They had a really nice lady tha..."

Kentucky

Lexington Country Place

Lexington, KY 40504
7 reviews
"My husband has needed rehab in various amounts several times over the past year and after our first time, he would not go anywhere else. I visit daily and both of us are very happy with the staff (..."

The Forum at Brookside

Louisville, KY 40243
10 reviews
"I am very pleased with The Forum. They are well staffed, knowledgeable, and friendly. They listen and take care of my mother’s needs. They do what the family articulates to them. It is a very nice ..."

Ashwood Place

Frankfort, KY 40601
9 reviews
"My tour at Ashwood Place was very good. I was impressed with it and the staff. I spoke with some of the residents who seemed very happy. I was impressed with what they offered. The staff stood out ..."

Morningside of Bowling Green

Bowling Green, KY 42104
6 reviews
"I was really impressed with Morningside. It was clean, and the food smelled good. I looked at single and double rooms, and I was impressed by how they were laid out. The staff seemed very friendly...."
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Massachusetts

The Gables at Winchester

Winchester, MA 01890
12 reviews
"The Gables at Winchester went above and beyond to provide a wonderful experience for my family. My mother-in-law was a resident here. We looked at 4-5 properties, but finally chose this one. Th..."

Maryland

Aspenwood Senior Living Community

Silver Spring, MD 20906
7 reviews
"I visited a friend at Aspenwood Community, and her room was very inviting. I also had a meal there with her, and the food was excellent. Overall, the place was inviting. "
20 reviews
"My mother is in Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase. It’s absolutely the nicest retirement community I’ve ever seen. They cater to everyone’s needs. It is very nice. People are very friendl..."

HeartFields at Bowie

Bowie, MD 20715
18 reviews
"We had a really excellent tour at HeartFields Assisted Living at Bowie. Everybody was personable, and the administrator himself came down to discuss budget issues. There was nothing wrong with them..."

HeartFields at Easton

Easton, MD 21601
10 reviews
"What I liked about HeartFields is that they have activities for everybody. The food was cooked by a chef and was very good food. And also the rooms are like little apartments, but they don't have s..."
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Minnesota

26 reviews
"I chose The Wellstead of Rogers for my dad. Every single person that works with Alzheimer's patients is trained to work with those patients specifically. They don't allow anyone even somebody who i..."

Missouri

College View Manor

Joplin, MO 64801
5 reviews
"We took a tour at College View Manor. We loved it. Our visit was wonderful. The person who assisted us, the rooms, and the meals were wonderful. I would absolutely recommend them to others. "

Morningside of Nevada

Nevada, MO 64772
0 reviews

The Villa at Riverwood

Florissant, MO 63031
11 reviews
"I had the pleasure of living at the Villa @ Riverwoods for 2 1/2 years. I loved it. Very friendly staff and residents. Unfortunaely I had to move due to death of a loved one. I highly recommend..."
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Mississippi

Hermitage Gardens of Oxford

Oxford, MS 38655
5 reviews
"Hermitage Gardens of Oxford was very good and clean. The person who showed me around answered all of my questions. The dining room was like sitting down with a family. "

Hermitage Gardens of Southaven

Southaven, MS 38671
7 reviews
"The amenities are great at Hermitage Gardens of Southaven. It's primarily an assisted living and memory care unit. They have a small group of tenants, but they have a large staff. Mom has been ther..."

North Carolina

15 reviews
"The people at Carriage House seemed to be very honest and cordial. It was very clean. The staff seemed to be confident. "
16 reviews
"My mother has been a resident here for a year and a half and she loved it. The staff and caregivers are wonderful and really give the residents lots of attention and love. Very clean, bright & ..."

Forest Heights Senior Living Community

Winston-Salem, NC 27106
18 reviews
"Forest Heights was great, clean, and intentional about the plan for each person. The food was great. The personnel made eye contact and related well to each individual. However, they were too expen..."
13 reviews
"I am pleased with everything at Fox Hollow Senior Living Community. I do not have any complaints. My mother is in a one-bedroom space, and it is fine. They have a wide range of activities, and I wo..."
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Nebraska

Ashland Care Center

Ashland, NE 68003
2 reviews
"I can't say enough good things about my Moms care. She is increasingly loosing her memory and it's been a really hard to watch her decline. Shout out to the nurses that take care of her and the oth..."

Blue Hill Care Center

Blue Hill, NE 68930
1 reviews
"My mother is happy at the Blue Hill Care Center. It is excellent. She has been there for 40 days. The staff has been very kind, loving, and able to meet her physical and emotional needs. The food i..."

Centennial Park Retirement Village

North Platte, NE 69101
2 reviews
"We liked Centennial Park; it was clean and very friendly. It was a really nice place. They allow pets, and that’s very pleasant to us with no extra charge. Everybody was very friendly. They greeted..."

Central City Care Center

Central City, NE 68826
0 reviews
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New Jersey

Cherry Hill Senior Living

Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
12 reviews
"My mother has been at Cherry Hill Senior Living for over a year, and it is great. Her room is very large, and she is by herself. The dining room at the BTR for the Alzheimer's dementia is nice and ..."
10 reviews
"I went and looked at Five Star Premier Residences. I walked around, and it was a beautiful place, but I didn't speak to anybody. However, the ambience was good. "

Mt. Arlington Senior Living

Mount Arlington, NJ 07856
9 reviews
"Mt. Arlington Senior Living was running a special price and it was great. They had everything else that all the other facilities had with at least $1000 less. They have a lot of activities. She lov..."

Voorhees Senior Living

Voorhees, NJ 08043
10 reviews
"My parents moved to this facility in April, 2010, which was before the current owner. It has been extensively renovated since then. My father became ill soon after moving in. The entire staff was w..."
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New Mexico

The Montebello on Academy

Albuquerque, NM 87111
4 reviews
"My parents are in The Montebello on Academy. It was exactly what we were looking for. It is independent living, and they have an apartment. They have limos and vans, they take them shopping and tri..."

Nevada

11 reviews
"Five Star Premier Residences of Reno was a beautiful community but expensive. The rooms were too small for a couple or anybody in a wheelchair. The place was very lush and extremely nice, and the c..."
4 reviews
"The Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care is one of the most beautiful communities I've ever seen. The community offers breath taking views from all directions and the staff are very caring and com..."

New York

7 reviews
"I really wanted to stay at Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers but it is so expensive for me. The facility is beautiful and the people are lovely. The rooms were beautiful. They have a physical..."

Ohio

The Forum at Knightsbridge

Columbus, OH 43214
0 reviews

Pennsylvania

Clarks Summit Senior Living

Clarks Summit, PA 18411
21 reviews
"The facility is very nice. Beautifully decorated and gives you warm and at home feel. I recently had a tour and was very impressed. The sales manger was extremely knowledge and answered all my que..."

Exton Senior Living

Exton, PA 19341
12 reviews
"The community where my husband is currently being taken care of is Exton Senior Living, and so far they’ve been wonderful. My husband is in their personal care program. They’ve been very accommodat..."

Franciscan Manor

Beaver Falls, PA 15010
15 reviews
"The decision to move my Dad to assisted living was most difficult. He had been fiercely independent his entire life and I felt we were taking all of his dignity from him. Once my Mother died in D..."

Glen Mills Senior Living

Glen Mills, PA 19342
14 reviews
"I am a friend or family member of a resident. I'm giving Glen Mills Senior Living a 5 Star Rating for our experience in arranging and enrolling our loved on into their facility. The carefully expl..."
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South Carolina

Morningside of Lancaster

Lancaster, SC 29720
6 reviews
"Morningside of Lancaster was really nice and very clean. The staff were very good as well. The rooms were very spacious. They have bingo, arts and crafts, and different entertainments. "

The Palms of Mt. Pleasant

Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
16 reviews
"We visited The Palms. The staff was very accommodating, nice, and informative. The rooms and apartments were really what my dad was looking for. He visited and really thought that they were what he..."

Ashley River Plantation

Charleston, SC 29414
20 reviews
"I was very pleased with Ashley River Plantation. The people that took me around couldn’t have been nicer. They showed me what apartments or rooms would be available for my folks. They showed me the..."

Morningside of Anderson

Anderson, SC 29621
7 reviews
"Morningside of Anderson was very nice, and we're impressed with the people we talked to. The person who assisted us during our visit was great, helpful, and answered all our questions. The dining r..."
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Tennessee

Chandler House

Jefferson City, TN 37760
9 reviews
"I like the small community like feeling in the Alzheimer’s unit of Chandler House. They have some activity, games from time to time, people coming in and church service on Sunday usually with the g..."

Park Place of West Knoxville

Knoxville, TN 37934
5 reviews
"I liked Park Place of West Knoxville because they had large rooms. I felt I would be comfortable in that place. It had a movie theater and popcorn which appealed to me. They had a library, a game r..."

Fieldstone Place

Clarksville, TN 37043
9 reviews
"I like the Fieldstone Place. I thought it was in very good shape. The people were very nice, and they were well taken care of. The rooms were set up like apartments; they were nice-sized, and they ..."

Morningside of Belmont

Nashville, TN 37212
22 reviews
"My mom is in Morningside of Belmont. Everybody is really friendly. The place is nice and clean. She likes to play bingo. They sometimes have people that come in and sing. I think the people there h..."
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Texas

10 reviews
"I would highly rate Residences of Dallas. The place was large and attractive. The staff members were great and friendly people. Their food was excellent as well. "

Gateway Villas and Gardens

Marble Falls, TX 78654
8 reviews
"Gateway Villas and Gardens was really nice. My mother only lived there for three weeks, but she fell and broke her hip, and we had to move her to a nursing home. Everything was fine, and the food w..."

Heritage Place of Boerne

Boerne, TX 78006
3 reviews
"Mom would be moving in Heritage Place Boerne next week. Everybody that I dealt with so far had been very thorough, very professional, very understanding, patient, and helpful. What we liked most wa..."

Heritage Place of Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg, TX 78624
0 reviews
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Virginia

Dominion Village at Chesapeake

Chesapeake, VA 23323
21 reviews
"I would HIGHLY recommend Dominion Village Assisted Living to anyone that is looking for a comfortable, clean, loving atmosphere for themselves or a family member. My Aunt has special needs and cam..."

Dominion Village at Poquoson

Poquoson, VA 23662
10 reviews
"Happy residents, happy staff, delicious food, home away from home. Walk in and feel the love!"

Dominion Village at Williamsburg

Williamsburg, VA 23188
10 reviews
"When it came time for me to find a place for my Mother I was at a loss. I had no idea what to do or where to look. The Physical Therapist of the re-hab facility my mom was in recommended Dominion V..."

HeartFields at Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg, VA 22405
20 reviews
"HeartFields at Fredericksburg was a very nice and clean place. The people get along, know each other, and are taken care of. It's a friendly environment. The staff that I've met was very efficient...."
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Wisconsin

Coventry Village

Madison, WI 53719
3 reviews
"I am packing this morning and I will be moving to Coventry Village sometime next week. I choose it because it is close to where I am and will not have problem with my doctors, or where I can have m..."

Jackson Crossings

Jackson, WI 53037
4 reviews
"There is amazing staff. .Jackie has given us great comfort for my mother has become a resident. ..it was very hard to make that decision. caregivers like Angela and Kelly have given my family a lot..."
4 reviews
"My mother is not an easy resident to handle and she's got several serious medical conditions. The staff have always been kind and caring. A member of our family visits routinely and she has not h..."

Huntington Place

Janesville, WI 53546
9 reviews
"There are three buildings at Huntington Place; there's the assisted living, and there are two buildings of memory care. The staff and management are excellent. My mom is in the memory care unit, so..."
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Wyoming

Laramie Care Center

Laramie, WY 82070
3 reviews
"Our Aunt was admitted to the Care Center in February 2017. The care was excellent and the food good. The facility has always smelled very clean and fresh on entering the building. As of September 2..."