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Set in a quiet suburb of St. Louis, Briarcrest Estates retirement community is an urban senior living campus adjacent to a conservatory of flowering shrubs and lumbering trees. Enjoy activities on-campus, or head out to shopping, dining, and attractions. You’re under a mile from Town and Country Crossing Mall and Heritage Place Shopping Center, as well as local dining favorites like Circle 7 Ranch and Smitty’s Food and Drink.
Make memories with friends and family at the nearby St. Louis Zoo, Missouri History Museum, and the Missouri Botanical Garden. Visit the thousands of butterflies at The Butterfly House, or have movie night at AMC CLASSIC Chesterfield 14. Central healthcare providers like St. Luke’s Hospital are within 3 miles of the Ballwin independent living community.
Briarcrest Estates is an award-winning, independent senior living community. Awards include the 2020 Great Place to Work certification.
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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.
In the neighborhood
Moving to a new home can be challenging, but you’ll find familiar comforts and discover new favorites at Briarcrest Estates and in the surrounding Ballwin area. With so many entertainment options and transportation services, residents at Briarcrest Estates enjoy a lifestyle that’s anything but boring.
Floor Plans & Room Planner
Briarcrest Estates 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
- Billiard Lounge
- Bistro Area
- Community Fireplace
- Community Grounds
- Computer Room with Internet Access
- Covered Parking
- Fitness Equipment
- Game Room
- Large Screen TV Lounge
- Laundry Facilities
- Locked Mailboxes
- Pets Welcome
- Private Dining Room
- Resident Kitchen
- Safety Rails
- Smoke Alarm and Sprinkler System
- Walking Paths
- Washer and Dryer
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Guest Suite
- Renters Liability Insurance Program
- Basic Cable TV
- Carpet and Window Treatments
- Individually Controlled Heating and Air Conditioning
- Kitchenette in Units
- Patio or Balcony
- Telephone Hookups
- Walk-in Tub
- Wheelchair Accessible Units
Services Included with Monthly Rent
- Common Area WiFi
- Complimentary Scheduled Transportation
- Three Chef Prepared Meals Daily
- Full Calendar of Enriching Activities
- Light Linen Service
- Lively Mobile Plus Personal Emergency Response Device
- Weekly Housekeeping
- Exclusive Travel and Stay Program
- Most Utilities Included
What are your interests?
Beauty Care Needs Met On-Site
The convenience of Briarcrest Estates' 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.
Outside visitors come for beauty appointments at Briarcrest Estates to take advantage of our superb beauty services. We also offer massages on occasion.
Fitness Right at Home
Briarcrest Estates residents enjoy a variety of health and fitness activities, from weekly group exercise classes to anytime access to on-site fitness equipment.
Enjoy brisk walks on the beautiful grounds with friends in our walking club. Improve balance and strength in a monthly class led by a physical therapist. Work up a sweat in dance classes. Take advantage of onsite physical and occupational therapists if needed.
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 Briarcrest Estates' 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.
Briarcrest Estates residents love our award-winning chef, and he loves them. Join his monthly round tables and submit your favorite recipes. All of his dishes are delicious, but residents especially enjoy his fried chicken.
Make Memories Exploring the Surrounding Community
There’s so much to explore in the Ballwin area and Briarcrest Estates 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.
Residents love the many parks and museums around St. Louis. Another local favorite, Ted Drews is a frozen custard stand that has been in business since the early 1900s. You'll often find many of us there.
Life is Never Boring
Briarcrest Estates' 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 herbs and vegetables in the community garden, and you might taste them in our chef's culinary delights. Try your luck at Bingo –a favorite activity among residents. Listen to regular speakers discuss topics such as St. Louis history and current events.
Pets Make Life Better
Furry friends are welcomed as residents at Briarcrest Estates. 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.
Our community is very pet friendly. You'll find pets with there owners in the common areas most of the time. Residents love the deer family that's often spotted around the grounds. We also frequently have therapy pets on campus.
Stay Connected with Technology and Wifi
Briarcrest Estates 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.
We offer Tech Tuesdays, where you can learn more about technology. We also have a computer technician in the community twice a month to assist with issues on smart phones, tablets, and computers.
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.
We also travel locally as a group quite a bit. Sometimes the chef will prepare boxed lunches for day trips to keep us well-fueled for adventures.
Lend a Helping Hand
Many residents find a sense of fulfillment in donating their time and skills to a cause close to their hearts. Many of our residents volunteer in the community. Others help around the campus with tasks like decorating, filling sugar caddies, and office work such as shredding paper.
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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