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Enjoy your retirement in the heart of Virginia’s charming Colonial District at the Colonial Harbor independent senior living community in Yorktown, VA. Colonial Harbor is located on a beautiful wooded property across the street from dining, shopping and other conveniences. This retirement community is adjacent to the beautiful Grafton Ponds Natural Area Preserve, home to the rare barking treefrog! Access healthcare at Mary Immaculate Hospital, located 6 miles from the community.
Yorktown is an area steeped in American history that shaped our country. Walk in the footsteps of our founding fathers at Colonial National Historical Park, or explore the American Revolution Museum. Alongside the history is a vibrant city with a gorgeous riverwalk, charming boutiques and restaurants along the beautiful York River.
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In the neighborhood
Moving to a new home can be challenging, but you’ll find familiar comforts and discover new favorites at Willow Gardens and in the surrounding Puyallup area. With so many entertainment options and transportation services, residents at Willow Gardens enjoy a lifestyle that’s anything but boring.
Floor Plans & Room Planner
Willow Gardens features inviting floor plans designed to maximize resident access and everyday comfort in your new home. Use this convenient guide to choose from the many available room sizes and layouts, then use our room planning tool to help arrange the furniture in your new home.
Community Amenities and Services
- Activity Room
- Barber/Beauty Salon
- Community Fireplace
- Game Room
- Laundry Facilities
- Pets Welcome
- Resident Kitchen
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Covered Parking
- Locked Mailboxes
- Smoke Alarm and Sprinkler System
- Billiard Lounge
- Computer Room with Internet Access
- Fitness Equipment
- Guest Suite
- Renters Liability Insurance Program
- Safety Rails
- Telephone Hookups
- Patio or Balcony
- Basic Cable TV
- Carpet and Window Treatments
- Individually Controlled Heating and Air Conditioning
- Kitchenette in Units
- Walk-in Tub
- Wheelchair Accessible Units
Services Included with Monthly Rent
- Common Area WiFi
- Full Calendar of Enriching Activities
- Weekly Housekeeping
- Most Utilities Included
- Lively Mobile Plus Personal Emergency Response Device
- Three Chef Prepared Meals Daily
- Complimentary Scheduled Transportation
- Exclusive Travel and Stay Program
- Light Linen Service
Connection isn’t our goal. It’s our promise.
That’s why life at Holiday Retirement isn’t prescriptive, it’s personal. This is an era of opportunity to find passions that spark curiosity and people that inspire us to learn who one is. Life at Holiday Retirement isn’t about a building or amenities, it’s about the ways those simple pleasures and the people we share them with transform us every day. A meal becomes a memory. A trip to the store becomes an adventure. And a walk around the grounds becomes a tradition between friends. We are Holiday Retirement and we believe life is best lived among friends on your terms.
What are your interests?
Beauty Care Needs Met On-Site
The convenience of Colonial Harbor's on-site beauty salon and barber means all you have to do is walk in to get your hair and nails done. Of course, appointments are available.
While there are plenty of salons and spas in the area, residents can stay right at home to enjoy a weekly, free massage. A local company comes to Colonial Harbor and can also be booked for longer sessions for a fee.
Fitness Right at Home
Colonial Harbor residents enjoy a variety of health and fitness activities, from weekly group exercise classes to anytime access to on-site fitness equipment.
Let Us Serve You
Enjoy restaurant-style dining served with courtesy and caring by our staff who know you. Chef-prepared meals are served every day in Colonial Harbor's dining room. Sit with friends or invite your family for a special occasion in our private dining room. Each meal is designed to meet the unique nutritional needs of community members.
Make Memories Exploring the Surrounding Community
There’s so much to explore in the Yorktown area and Colonial Harbor makes sure that residents experience as much as possible. Regular outings to favorite restaurants, local events, and more introduce residents to all their neighborhood has to offer and connect them to the surrounding community.
Take a weekly Wednesday trip to enjoy things like a whale watching tour out of Virginia Beach or a visit to a historic area. The Yorktown community also comes to Colonial Harbor, with regular visits from the local Coast Guard station to play pool, work on learning new technologies or just to chat.
Life is Never Boring
Colonial Harbor's comprehensive calendar is packed with both recurring activities and special events. The variety of available activities is meant to enrich the whole person by stimulating physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, creative, social or vocational wellness.
At Colonial Harbor, you can enjoy quality time with family and friends at activities and events, over a meal or in the screened gazebo. Never get bored, with weekly musical performances and Friday movie nights.
Pets Make Life Better
Furry friends are welcomed as residents at Colonial Harbor's. We understand how important the companionship and bond that seniors share with their pets. We’re delighted to have cats, dogs, birds, and even bunnies as part of our community.
Local area Eagle Scouts are currently building a dog park for Colonial Harbor residents. Soon you’ll be able to let your dog off leash, right here at your own residence.
Stay Connected with Technology and Wifi
Colonial Harbor is equipped with WiFi access to help you stay connected throughout common areas. You can use a community desktop computer to stay up to date or connect your personal devices to the WiFi.
Technology Tuesdays include a weekly visit from a local resident and computer expert. You can ask questions and get help with smartphones, computers, tablets and anything else technology-related.
Travel and Adventure is Always Available
The exclusive Travel & Stay program offers residents exciting opportunities to travel around the country, with free stays of up to seven days at any of Holiday Retirement’s more than 260 communities. Three chef-prepared meals are included with each trip. Visit all 43 states or just choose a favorite new location or two.
Lend a Helping Hand
We have empowered residents to become resident ambassadors. These individuals have often lived in the community for quite some time and enjoy helping new residents get acclimated to senior living. They encourage new residents to take their time settling in and them feel comfortable in their new home.
Join us for a Complimentary Meal
At Holiday Retirement, we love our food and know you will too. We invite you and a guest to join us for a flavorful meal and the opportunity to see first-hand if independent retirement living is right for you.
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