The 10 Best Independent Living Communities in Alexandria, VA for 2023

Directory of Independent Living Communities in Alexandria, VA

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The Landing Alexandria

Provides: Independent Living
2620 Main Line Blvd., Alexandria, VA 22301
"The Landing is set in North Potomac Yard, one of Northern Virginia’s most desirable new neighborhoods and a cultural and intellectual hub. Just 35 minutes from George Washington and George Mason..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Paul Spring

Provides: Independent Living
7116 Fort Hunt Road, Alexandria, VA 22307
"We went to Paul Spring. We thought it was clean and well maintained. For my mom's purposes, the rooms were too small, but they seemed clean with nice views from the window. The staff was very..." More

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The Fountains at Washington House

Provides: Independent Living
5100 Fillmore Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22311
"My dad likes The Fountains at Washington House. It's a nice place and he says the food is average. They have lots of services like getting his laundry done, getting three meals a day, and receiving..." More

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The View Alexandria

Provides: Independent Living
5000 Fairbanks Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22311
"Hermitage in Northern Virginia is a non-profit continuing care retirement community (CCRC) owned and operated by Virginia United Methodist Homes, Inc. Since the community’s founding in 1962, our..." More

Goodwin House Alexandria

Provides: Independent Living
4800 Fillmore Ave, Alexandria, VA 22311
"I liked that Goodwin House Alexandria had lovely apartments. I had lunch there many times, and the food was excellent. The food service was also wonderful. They have good choices of what you want..." More

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Gum Springs Glen

Provides: Independent Living
7837 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22306
"Welcome to Gum Springs Glen! Gum Springs Glen, located in the historic Gum Springs area of Fairfax County, offers an exciting concept in affordable retirement living to seniors with moderate..." More

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Morris Glen Apartments

Provides: Independent Living
7000 Schoonmaker Ct, Alexandria, VA 22310
"An Affordable Retirement Community Morris Glen is a 60-unit garden apartment retirement community, designed for active seniors who are at least 62 years old and of low-to-moderate income. Morris..." More

Oak Meadow Senior Residences

Provides: Independent Living
5815 South Van Dorn St, Alexandria, VA 22310
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The Fairfax

Provides: Independent Living
9140 Belvoir Woods Parkway, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060
"We had an in-person tour of The Fairfax. It's an excellent facility. When the time does come, this is definitely my preferred place. The rooms were OK. It's very clean, and it seems like they're..." More

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Chevy Chase House

Provides: Independent Living
5420 Connecticut Avenue, Northwest, Washington,...
"My father moved into Chevy Chase House a few days ago. The quality of care and services that you get for the price is much better than any of its competitors that I've seen. The facility is compact..." More

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The Residences at Thomas Circle

Provides: Independent Living
1330 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005
"If I had another living parent who was interested in independent living, I would look no further than to the Residences at Thomas Circle. The staff at TC is excellent - caring, considerate,..." More

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Chesterbrook Residences

Provides: Independent Living
2030 Westmoreland St., Falls Church, VA 22043
"Almost 15 years ago, three faith communities came together with a common goal to build a home for older persons of all financial means that feels like home; offers personal choice; provides a wide..." More

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The Virginian

Provides: Independent Living
9229 Arlington Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22031
"I loved The Virginian. If I had a rich uncle that would like to pay my way, I'd be there tomorrow. It's really, really nice. They are putting in a pool. They hope to have that by mid-summer. Their..." More

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Greenbrier Assisted Living

Provides: Independent Living
8204 Madrillon Estates Dr, Vienna, VA 22182
"I visited Greenbrier Assisted Living which is all in one level. My tour experience with them was excellent. The staff that walked me through was also excellent, they were very good and it was a..." More

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Paragon Assisted Living – Potomac Hou...

Provides: Independent Living
3236 Locker Street, Falls Church, VA 22042
"Paragon Assisted Living – Potomac House Falls Church Community welcome residents into warm home settings, care for them with respect and devotion, and ensure their days are filled with hope,..." More

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Paragon Assisted Living – Potomac Hou...

Provides: Independent Living
1612 Brookside Rd, Mclean, VA 22101
"Paragon Assisted Living’s Potomac House Communities welcome residents into warm home settings, care for them with respect and devotion, and ensure their days are filled with hope, purpose and..." More

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Beverly Assisted Living

Provides: Independent Living
7816 Trammell Rd, Annandale, VA 22003
"Residential Assisted Living, Single-level home with private bathrooms, hair salon and activity rooms. Outings to parks and drive throughs weather permitting. 3D tours available, bed and breakfast,..." More

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Ingleside at Rock Creek

Provides: Independent Living
3050 Military Road NW, Washington, DC 20015
"Ingleside at Rock Creek was beautiful. The person I talked to was the head of the marketing division and he spent about 3 hours with me. He seemed to be happy to show me around. The apartments were..." More

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Provides: Independent Living
7410 Spring Village Drive, Springfield, VA 22150
"I toured Greenspring. It was very impressive. The campus is very, very well maintained. The buildings are very well-designed and well-kept. The rooms are a little smaller than at other places but..." More

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Heatherwood Retirement Community

Provides: Independent Living
9642 Burke Lake Rd, Burke, VA 22015
"Heatherwood provides an amazing level of care in a beautiful facility. My sister has lived there for the past year after relocating from another state due to failing health. Although her health..." More

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The Jefferson

Provides: Independent Living
900 North Taylor Street, Arlington, VA 22203
"Just one block from the Ballston Common Mall and the Metro in Arlington, Virginia, The Jefferson is a condominium retirement community making a lasting impression in senior living. From its..." More

The Lewis

Provides: Independent Living
2901 Toles Park Drive, Suitland, MD 20746
"My mom and my stepdad moved into The Lewis last weekend. The place is nice and clean. It's brand new and has only been in operation since April of this year. It has 6 floors, and they have a..." More

Capitol Gateway Apartments

Provides: Independent Living
603 50th Street Northeast, Washington, DC 20019
"This is a very large apartment complex, all independent living. The location is pretty good"”close to the suburbs, but near the city, too"”and easily accessible by bus or train. The whole area is..." More

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Conifer Village at Oakcrest

Provides: Independent Living
2011 Brooks Dr, District Heights, MD 20747
"Welcome to Conifer Village at Oakcrest! Conifer Village at Oakcrest is a brand new senior apartment community. Located in Capitol Heights surrounded by acres of woodlands, Conifer Village at..." More

The Belnor Senior Residences

Provides: Independent Living
3800 St Barnabas Rd, Suitland, MD 20746
"I've moved into the Belnor Senior Residences. I love this community. I've met a few people here, and everyone that I've met has been very friendly. Even just walking by, going in or out the door,..." More

The Atrium at MetroWest

Provides: Independent Living
2960 Vaden Dr, Fairfax, VA 22031
"We have just moved into The Atrium at MetroWest. The experience has been quite extraordinary. It's a three-building high rise with quite a few amenities. It's independent living and they are..." More

Entwine Apartments

Provides: Independent Living
218 Vine St NW, Washington, DC 20012
"I have moved to Entwine Apartments and it's been excellent. The place is wonderful and they work with you the whole way through. It didn't take long for approval and moving in was wonderful because..." More

The Manor at Victoria Park

Provides: Independent Living
3420 Rickey Avenue, Temple Hills, MD 20748
"I moved into The Manor at Victoria Park. I like the people here. I use the fitness room. They have classes going on here. It is great living here. I am looking at the pond with ducks and geese. " More

Seabury at Friendship Terrace

Provides: Independent Living
4201 Butterworth Place, Northwest, Washington, ...
"I went to Seabury at Friendship Terrace. They were very friendly. I got the information about them from my coworkers and at the church. It was very highly recommended and so I went there. The staff..." More

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Windsor Crossing Senior Community

Provides: Independent Living
5000 Lydianna Lane, Suitland, MD 20746
"I liked everything about Windsor Crossing, and I'll be signing up tomorrow. The place is very nice. They have a lot of facilities, like a library, gym room, movie room, laundry room, hairdresser,..." More

Fort Washington Manor

Provides: Independent Living
10800 Indian Head Hwy, Fort Washington, MD 20744
"The general area of Fort Washington Manor is really nice. It's in a nice spot and I liked the setup and the building itself. It has always been one that I was interested in. The room I saw was..." More


Provides: Independent Living
6200 Oregon Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20015
"I looked at Knollwood Life Plan Community. They used to be strictly military, now if you were either in government or the military, that's the only time you could go into this place. It's in a very..." More

Christian Community Group Home

Provides: Independent Living
2501 18th Street Northeast, Washington, DC 20018
"This facility, which offers both independent and assisted living, is located next to a nursing home, but not affiliated with it. It's easy to get to"”and a nice size. It's also well..." More

Dupont Park Seventh Day Adventist Apa...

Provides: Independent Living
896 Southern Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 2...
"This facility is very difficult to find"”not only for visitors, but even emergency vehicles have a hard time finding it. It's a fairly new senior living building, four stories high"”in good..." More

Golden Rule Plaza

Provides: Independent Living
1050 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001
"Golden Rule Plaza is very accessible for seniors with disability. They have the amenities that accommodate them. I rate them a 4 because of the location really, where the building is versus where..." More

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St. Mary's Court

Provides: Independent Living
725 24th Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20037
"When we had a friend recommend this place for our Mom, we went to check it out for ourselves and get a feel for the people who work there too. The lady we met with who showed us an apartment was..." More

Allen House Apartments

Provides: Independent Living
3760 Minnesota Avenue Northeast, Washington, DC...
"This is a senior apartment housing complex"”all residents must be 62 or older. It is subsidized housing in a midrise complex that takes up an entire city block. But despite its size, it doesn't..." More

Claridge Towers Apartments

Provides: Independent Living
1221 M Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20005
"This is subsidized public housing for seniors in a big highrise. It's located in the middle of downtown, so parking is very tough for visitors. The building is older, but has been maintained..." More

Delta Towers Apartments

Provides: Independent Living
1400 Florida Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002
"These are senior apartments, subsidized through HUD. The building is a tower that takes up a whole corner of the block. It is independent living, with every resident having a private apartment...." More

St. Paul Senior Living

Provides: Independent Living
1207 Addison Road, Capitol Heights, MD 20743
"My brother, sister-in-law and I visited the facility. We found it to be clean and well kept. There was not a model available so one of the residents was kind enough to let us peek into her home to..." More

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Avondale Park Apartments

Provides: Independent Living
4915 Eastern Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20782
"Avondale Park Apartments offers one bedroom senior apartments for ages 62+ tucked away in a quiet, park-like setting, just steps away from the Washington DC border. Our senior living community in..." More

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Cheval Court

Provides: Independent Living
2611 Luana Drive, Forestville, MD 20747
"Located in Forestville, Maryland, Cheval Court is a charming senior apartment community for ages 62+ in a peaceful environment. Cheval Court’s comfortable one bedroom apartments offer a full..." More

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Manor Apartments Hyattsville

Provides: Independent Living
4907 Eastern, Hyattsville, MD 20782
"Featuring an array of amenities to provide you with a relaxed, easy lifestyle, Manor Apartments makes retirement living stress-free. Our elevator-serviced building allows for one-level living and..." More

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Trinity Terrace

Provides: Independent Living
6001 Fisher, Temple Hills, MD 20748
"Trinity Terrace, nestled in a quiet corner of Temple Hills, Maryland, offers excellent senior living for ages 62+ at an affordable rent. Each of our one bedroom senior apartments offers a fully..." More

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Victory Tower

Provides: Independent Living
7051 Carroll , Takoma Park, MD 20912
"Victory Tower offers a multitude of amenities and activities to promote a healthy, active lifestyle. Whether it’s participating in daily exercise programs, hosting a pot-luck dinner, or finding..." More

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Upside Washington D.C.

Provides: Independent Living
1925 14th St NW, Washington, DC, 20009, Washing...
"Upside is truly an exclusive opportunity to live independently on your own terms. We offer luxury living options with over 2,500+ apartments in our network across the country alongside a dedicated..." More

    Independent Living near Alexandria, VA

    Recent Reviews of Independent Living in Alexandria

    • Review of Manchester Lakes Senior Apartments

      We've visited Manchester Lakes Senior Apartments, and it was awful. I walked in the front door, there was no security whatsoever, not a buzzer, nothing. No one was expecting me although I had calle... Read more

    • Review of Goodwin House Alexandria

      I liked that Goodwin House Alexandria had lovely apartments. I had lunch there many times, and the food was excellent. The food service was also wonderful. They have good choices of what you want t... Read more

    • Review of The Fountains at Washington House

      My dad likes The Fountains at Washington House. It's a nice place and he says the food is average. They have lots of services like getting his laundry done, getting three meals a day, and receiving... Read more

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