An active independent senior living community less than 15 miles from downtown Raleigh, NC

Discover a fulfilling senior lifestyle at The Gardens at Wakefield. In this active, close-knit retirement community, you'll have the senior living amenities, services and opportunities to live your retirement your way.

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A retirement community complete with senior living amenities

Take advantage of all the senior living amenities and services close at hand at The Gardens at Wakefield in Raleigh, NC. Chat with friends in our comfortable lobby or your spacious senior apartment. Catch a movie in our theater or take the complimentary transportation into town. Our amenities focus on you.

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You'll see where The Gardens at Wakefield gets its name in our senior living community photos. Don't miss the lush landscaping and beautiful gardens, or the comfortable common areas, spacious senior apartments and plentiful amenities. Look at our gallery to see what our community has to offer.

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Senior Living Lifestyle in a Supportive Retirement Community

Dedicate your retirement lifestyle to living the good life, with the services offered by The Gardens at Wakefield in Raleigh, NC. Our friendly employees provide restaurant-quality dining and weekly housekeeping, and you have the option to hire your own personal care provider. Take this time to live for you.

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A retirement community complete with senior living amenities

Take advantage of all the senior living amenities and services close at hand at The Gardens at Wakefield in Raleigh, NC. Chat with friends in our comfortable lobby or your spacious senior apartment. Catch a movie in our theater or take the complimentary transportation into town. Our amenities focus on you.

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Who We Are

A retirement community in a quiet neighborhood but close to the action, The Gardens at Wakefield — winner of the 2022 Best of Senior Living Award — offers as much fun and relaxation as you want in your retirement years.

Within a half-mile stroll of our community, you’ll find several shopping centers, home to a wine shop, multiple markets and several restaurants, including a cozy Italian cafe. Farther along, you’ll see WakeMed North Hospital and Triangle Town Center.

Residents also enjoy all the cultural perks of living in a capital city. The community sits less than 15 miles from downtown Raleigh, giving you easy access to sites like Walnut Creek Amphitheater, the North Carolina Museum of Art, with its dazzling monument garden, and the kid-friendly dinosaurs at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences and hands-on exhibits at the Marbles Kids Museum.

To visit The Gardens at Wakefield and experience senior living the way our residents do, schedule a personal tour today.

Engage Life

No matter your interests, no matter your personality, you'll find exceptional opportunities to learn new skills, socialize, stay fit and achieve goals with Holiday's signature Engage Life® program. Through six dimensions of engagement, you'll discover a new level of senior living.

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Eat Well. Live Well.

Wellness starts with nutrition. That's why Holiday's professional dining team designs their meals around your dietary and nutritional needs. We work with you to optimize your health with three delicious chef-prepared meals every day of the week.

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Quality First

You can rest assured knowing that Holiday communities maintain the highest standard of quality. In addition to yearly, unannounced quality enhancement reviews, we also receive state oversight and regulation to ensure we continue to provide exceptional service to our residents.

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Your Safety

To ensure the safety of all of our residents, Holiday has established comprehensive emergency response plans. Whether the threat comes from severe weather or an illness, we stand ready to protect you quickly and effectively.

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*LIMITED-TIME OFFER. Executed and accepted residency agreement required by September 30, 2022. Offer subject to availability at participating locations. Offer for 20% discount applies to one select 2BR unit and offer for 10% discount applies to two select 1BR units, with a maximum availability of all offers during the offer period at a participating location limited to three total units. Discount applies to monthly rental rate, which reduced rate is subject to future rate increases pursuant to the residency agreement. Offer valid for new residents only; short-term guests and transfers within an existing Holiday community and from other Atria and Holiday communities are not eligible. Not valid with any other offers, discounts or promotions, except as may be specifically permitted by a participating location. See Community Sales Manager for complete residency details. Offer expires September 30, 2022.