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1151 S Main St
Wake Forest, NC 27587

Experience the charm of small-town senior living at The Lodge at Wake Forest retirement community in Wake Forest, NC. Our independent living community is located near a quaint subdivision within a half-mile of a variety of amenities. Pick up some fresh-baked bread at the neighborhood bakery or take a quilting class at the local craft store. There are also several cafes and markets just down the street.

Downtown Wake Forest, with its family-owned gift shops and old-fashioned candy counters, is only a mile away. Check out a book from the city library or take your pup for a stroll through the trees at HL Miller Park. Residents also enjoy living just 3 miles from the Wakefield Commons shopping center, where you can catch the latest blockbuster at Marquee Cinemas, the city’s top movie theatre. 

The Lodge at Wake Forest 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 Lodge at Wake Forest 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 Lodge at Wake Forest’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.

Our "Shear Perfection" hair studio is located on-site. A podiatrist comes in monthly for services.

Fitness Right at Home

The Lodge at Wake Forest's residents enjoy a variety of health and fitness activities, from weekly group exercise classes to anytime access to on-site fitness equipment.

Many residents enjoy getting their exercise by walking along Main Street, the center of Wake Forest’s downtown area. A walking club meets weekly. Residents have access to physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy on-site through one of our health partners. We also offer home healthcare aids on-site.

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 The Lodge at Wake Forest’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 meals are made from scratch three times per day. Our residents love Chef Keith because he responds to residents' requests. We also have "Dinner and a Movie" nights and "Taste of America" nights with selected regional favorites from around the nation.


Make Memories Exploring the Surrounding Community

There’s so much to explore in the Wake Forest area, and The Lodge at Wake Forest makes sure that residents get to experience as much of it as possible. Outings to favorite restaurants, local events and more introduce residents to all their neighborhood has to offer.

Life is Never Boring

The Lodge at Wake Forest’s comprehensive calendar is packed with recurring activities and special events. The variety of activities is meant to enrich the whole person by stimulating physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, creative, social or vocational wellness.

At The Lodge at Wake Forest, we have community flower boxes and other plants that residents care for.


Pets Make Life Better

Furry friends are welcomed as residents at The Lodge at Wake Forest. 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 residents have weekly pet playdate visits with one another's furry friends.



Stay Connected With Technology and WiFi

The Lodge at Wake Forest is equipped with WiFi access in common areas to help you connect to friends, family and important information. You can use a community desktop to stay up-to-date or connect your personal devices to the WiFi in common areas, so you'll never miss a thing.

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.

Our chef hosts "Taste of America" nights with selected regional favorites from around the nation.

Lend a Helping Hand

At The Lodge at Wake Forest, many residents find a sense of fulfillment in donating their time and skills to a cause close to their hearts. For example, the community hosts a school supply drive for Ethiopia. Through The Arc program, special needs adolescents visit the residents and help us with small projects.

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.

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