19 Assisted Living Facilities near Gulf Breeze, FL

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Gulf Breeze, FL

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The Beacon at Gulf Breeze

Provides: Assisted Living
4410 Gulf Breeze Parkway, Gulf Breeze, FL 32563
"We found the Beacon at Gulf Breeze for my mother, and it's very good. It's pleasant, and the staff is supportive and friendly. The room is nice, clean, adequate, and the size is fine. The dining..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Gulf Breeze Courtyard

Provides: Assisted Living
3428 Gulf Breeze Parkway, Gulf Breeze, FL 32563
"the staff is kind, patient and well trained. The administrator is very soft spoken, and keeps a calm , friendly atmosphere here. The top nurse knows her nursing stuff better than any I have met ..." More

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The Arbors of Gulf Breeze

Provides: Assisted Living
50 Joachim Drive, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561
"The Arbors of Gulf Breeze offers the finest senior living experience for those needing independent living, assisted living or memory care services. Come see how our caring team can provide a..." More

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BeeHive Homes of Gulf Breeze

Provides: Assisted Living
4702 Gulf Breeze Parkway, Gulf Breeze, FL 32563
"My family member lived at the Beehive of Gulf Breeze nearly a year. It was a wonderful facility compared to others in the area. The staff were helpful and always considerate of my parent and her..." More

Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabili...

Provides: Assisted Living
3387 Gulf Breeze Parkway, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561
"My friend is in Bay Breeze Nursing & Retirement Center. It was the most accommodating, and the staff was the best, most helpful, and quick to answer. The director was very informal, nice, and..." More

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Watermark of Gulf Breeze

Provides: Assisted Living
101 McAbee Court, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561
"My mom has lived at the Watermark for over a year now. She loves it. She is always going somewhere, raves about the staff and talks about her "home" at church. It makes me so happy to know that..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Brookdale Pensacola

Provides: Assisted Living
8700 University Parkway, Pensacola, FL 32514
"Brookdale Pensacola was nice. The rooms were terrific. You can bring your own furniture, and they have bathrooms and refrigerators. There's 24-hour staff on-site, and they have someone who handles..." More

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Elmcroft of Pensacola

Provides: Assisted Living
2310 Abbie Lane, Pensacola, FL 32514
"I toured Elmcroft of Pensacola. It was clean, well-organized, they had caring people who friendly, smiled, and were careful. They took my temperature before they let me come in, and asked me..." More
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The Waterford at Carpenter's Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
5918 North Davis Highway, Pensacola, FL 32506
"I like The Waterford at Carpenter's Creek. They've got a great bunch of people living here. I've got a studio, which is one room with a large closet and a shower. I have a small refrigerator and a..." More
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Noble Senior Living at Pensacola

Provides: Assisted Living
4916 Mobile Highway, Pensacola, FL 32506
"Staff are caring and helpful. This is not a fine dining, upscale facility, but the residents are well cared for and treated the way they should be. Everything is included in the price of care. ..." More

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Summer Vista Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3450 Wimbledon Drive, Pensacola, FL 32504
"Summer Vista is brand new, lovely, clean, bright, friendly, and nice. I told the manager I would move in myself. I liked the concept; they had a very nice memory care area. Some of the rooms have..." More

Wesley Haven Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
111 EAST WRIGHT STREET, Pensacola, FL 32501
"My Mom lived at Wesley Haven Villa for the last year of her life. I cannot adequately express how grateful for and happy I am with the care she received at this facility. I moved her from another..." More

Life Care Center of Pensacola

Provides: Assisted Living
3291 E. Olive Rd., Pensacola, FL 32514
"Life care center in Pensacola is a beautiful facility. It sits off of the road and is free from traffic noise. The facility seemed very clean and the staff were friendly. A couple of bonus features..." More

Emerald Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
1012 N 72nd Ave, Pensacola, FL 32506
"My mom was a resident at this facility she had dementia and early Alzheimer's the staff took care of her as though she was part of their family the food was excellent every time we visited we..." More

Grandview Retirement Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1706 E. Olive Road, Pensacola, FL 32514
"I am so pleased with Grandview crystal is on it my mother in law is adjusting very well could not ask for better care thank you " More

Westpointe Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
5101 Northpointe Pkwy., Pensacola, FL 32514
"Westpointe Retirement Community is fine. It is a good home, and the prices are good. The staff is good, but if you are expecting two aides at night, you are not going to get that. If you have a..." More

Northpointe Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
5100 Northpointe Parkway, Pensacola, FL 32514
"My sister has only been at Northpointe for about a week now and the facility seemed to be okay. Personally, I think they could have a little more staff, but most of them are helpful. The rooms are..." More

Home Of Hope

Provides: Assisted Living
104 Dogwood Drive, Pensacola, FL 32505

Inasmuch Assisted Living Facility Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
1007 West Wright Street, Pensacola, FL 32501

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Gulf Breeze

    Located in Santa Rosa County on the Fair Point Peninsula, Gulf Breeze, Fla. is a small town of just over 6,000 residents with a large senior population of over 17 percent. It is home to five assisted living facilities (ALFs) with another 20 in surrounding areas, like Pensacola, Cantonment, Pace and Milton. In Gulf Breeze and the rest of the state, ALFs are regulated by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA). The organization also works to reduce the number of people who are uninsured across the state. ALFs provide a variety of basic services, including housing, personal care, health monitoring, mental health care and social and leisure activities.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Gulf Breeze

    • Gulf Breeze has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Council on Aging of West Florida, a nonprofit organization that provides services like Meals on Wheels and the Foster Grandparent and Senior Companion Program, as well as three senior centers.

    • The Gulf Breeze area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Gulf Breeze Baptist Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies of illness.

    • Afternoon showers aren’t uncommon during the spring and summer months in Gulf Breeze. The area has average daytime highs near 90 degrees Fahrenheit in July. Gulf Breeze typically receives no snowfall, which is ideal for those escaping cold winters.

    • The cost of living in Gulf Breeze is higher than the United States average and higher than most cities in Florida. This might be a factor for those on a budget or with limited monthly means.

    • Compared with the rest of the United States and other cities in the state, Gulf Breeze enjoys a lower crime rate. The town ranks 20.9 on the 100-point index for violent crime, whereas the Pensacola metro area ranks 58.7.

    • The Escambia County Area Transit System is an excellent way for seniors to get around the area. Discounted fares are given to seniors or persons with disabilities. Find a Ride also connects seniors with available transportation within the area.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Gulf Breeze

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Florida

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,711.00 Fort Walton Beach
    $3,550.00 Milton
    $3,247.00 Foley
    $3,189.00 Gulf Breeze
    $3,017.00 Pensacola

    Assisted Living costs in Gulf Breeze start around $3,189 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

    It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Gulf Breeze and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Gulf Breeze

    Seniors in the Gulf Breeze area and other Florida cities who are looking for ALFs may be eligible for state assistance. This includes the Statewide Managed Medicaid Care Long-Term Care Program (SMMC LTC) and the Optional State Supplement (OSS).

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Florida page.

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    More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Gulf Breeze

    Gulf Breeze and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free assisted living resources in Gulf Breeze, please visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Gulf Breeze

    Gulf Breeze-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Florida are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Florida page for more information about these laws.

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    Assisted Living near Gulf Breeze, FL

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Gulf Breeze

    • Review of Watermark of Gulf Breeze

      My mom was a resident for 2.5 years. While there she fell at least three times, breaking her shoulder and causing other injuries. She also had items stolen while there. She passed away at this f... Read more

      ToddK 210
    • Review of The Beacon at Gulf Breeze

      We found the Beacon at Gulf Breeze for my mother, and it's very good. It's pleasant, and the staff is supportive and friendly. The room is nice, clean, adequate, and the size is fine. The dining ar... Read more

      Kimberly
    • Review of Gulf Breeze Courtyard

      I thought Gulf Breeze Courtyard was too institutionalized, and it didn’t smell really good. I really didn’t see much. They had a TV and dining room. Their halls were so long and skinny. It would ha... Read more

      Weita
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