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5968 Park Lake Rd
East Lansing, MI 48823

The Marquette retirement community is surrounded by protected wetlands, offering a peaceful retreat to call home. Sit on patios, enjoying lush, serene views. Plant veggies in the garden. Stroll the senior living campus with the walking club or your four-legged friend. Keep your eyes peeled for turkey and deer. You're steps from the Michigan Conference United Church, Costco, and Fiesta Charra restaurant.

The East Lansing independent living community is centrally located near many of Michigan's finest attractions as well as the Sparrow Health System. Visit the animals at Potter Park Zoo. Explore Abrams Planetarium and Michigan History Center. Attend sports games and art performances at Michigan State University. Take a picnic to Fenner Nature Center. There's no shortage of fun to be had.

The Marquette is an award-winning, independent senior living community. Awards include the 2020 Great Place to Work certification and the 2019 Great Place to Work certification.

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Keeping Our Community Healthy

The Marquette operates with extensive protocols that mitigate the spreading of COVID-19 and transparently shares the number of active resident cases, updated weekdays by 11 A.M. Eastern Standard Time. Click here for more information on our prevention and response measures.

Schedule a Visit With Us

If you'd like to speak with us about joining our senior living community, please use this form. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will respond promptly. You can even schedule a personalized virtual tour. We're here 7 days a week and offer visits to suit your schedule.

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Beauty Care Needs Met On-Site

The convenience of The Marquette'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.

Fitness Right at Home

The Marquette residents enjoy a variety of health and fitness activities, from weekly group exercise classes and a walking club to anytime access to on-site fitness equipment.


Let Us Serve You

Enjoy restaurant-style dining served with courtesy by our staff who know you. Chef-prepared meals are served every day in The Marquette'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.

Our award-winning Chef hosts roundtables where you can offer input and provide your own recipes. We have "resident choice" menu options daily, crafted from resident's personal recipes. All of our chef's dishes are delicious, but his chicken marsala is residents' favorite.

Make Memories Exploring the Surrounding Community

There’s so much to explore in the East Lansing area and The Marquette 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.

Complimentary transportation provides residents with easy access to a variety of local activities, events, and attractions, including a bi-monthly “Lunch Bunch” outing to resident-selected restaurants. We also take trips to casinos, wineries, boat tours, musicals, and theaters – to name a few.

Life is Never Boring

The Marquette'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.

Plant vegetables in the community gardens. Root on the Spartans in the "Sparty room" with snacks and good cheer –we have a "Sparty Party" for every game. Attend our monthly spotlight events that feature fun themes and activities.

Pets Make Life Better

Furry friends are welcomed as residents at The Marquette. 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.

The Marquette campus grounds are home to several wildlife that residents call their "adopted pets." You'll often spot deer, woodchucks, squirrels, and birds.

Stay Connected With Technology and WiFi

The Marquette is equipped with WiFi access to help you stay connected throughout common areas. You can use community desktop computers to stay up to date, or you can connect your personal devices to the WiFi.

Residents have access to use the community Wii or the reader machine to assist in reading small print. The Marquette hosts "Tech Tuesdays," where residents learn about technology from their resident enrichment coordinator on a weekly basis. We also have a large theatre room with a projector for streaming programs and movies.

Travel and Adventure Is 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

Many residents find a sense of fulfillment in donating their time and skills to a cause close to their hearts. Several of our residents participate together in Seniors Helping Seniors initiatives. We also host school supply drives and volunteer with children and teenagers. MSU students often volunteer at The Marquette, visiting residents and helping out.

Need Help Moving ?

Holiday offers a complete solution to help you with downsizing and
moving into our senior living community. Our partner, Moves for Seniors,
specializes in managing all your move-related details and can be your
one-stop resource for stress-free transitions.

Schedule a Visit or Ask a Question

Office Hours / Walk-ins / Appointments Monday-Sunday 7:30 am - 7:30 pm