Chartwell Eau Claire

Retire on Bow River in a residence offering personalized support that adapts with your unique care needs.

Walk through the doors of Chartwell Eau Claire into our bright lobby and you’ll find you’re instantly embraced by a sense of warmth, light and activity. Located in the heart of downtown Calgary, our continuum of care residence has an excellent reputation in the local community due to our top-quality care services. We offer independent living, Private Supportive Living, Designated Supportive Living and memory care accommodations and services, empowering you or a loved one to comfortably age in place without the need for multiple moves.

Our retirement community recently underwent some beautiful renovations that further added to our comfortable, family-home feel, where residents enjoy the hustle and bustle of an engaging community atmosphere.

Personalized support for better quality of life

Our friendly and dedicated staff pride themselves on delivering care that reflects each person’s unique needs and preferences. Our care environment is designed to make you feel comfortable and worry-free so you can focus on the daily activities that bring you happiness, such as delicious and nutritious meals, staff-accompanied walks along nearby river pathways to Peace Bridge, or an evening of musical entertainment. We offer a variety of well-appointed suite layouts with lovely river and downtown views, including studio, one- and two-bedroom suites.

What truly sets us apart is our long-standing team of staff, higher staff-to-resident ratios, as well as a robust team of visiting health care professionals, including daily physician visits, occupational therapists, and weekly social workers.

Convenient location and visitor services

Chartwell Eau Claire boasts an amazing central location in downtown Calgary, meaning our residents benefit from many urban amenities and services while their family members enjoy easy access to their loved ones nearby their place of work. Visits are made even more convenient thanks to our free heated underground parking. We also invite you stay for a meal when you come to visit, as you’ll enjoy a menu that our residents love, thanks to the inclusion of a variety of fresh produce, seasonal flavours, and from-scratch meals prepared by our Red Seal Chef.

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  • elegant dining room at chartwell eau claire care residence
  • beautiful model suite dining and living room at chartwell eau claire care residence
  • colourful courtyard at chartwell eau claire care residence
  • relaxing pub at chartwell eau claire care residence
  • quiet and relaxing library at chartwell eau claire care residence
  • spacious and modern movie theatre at chartwell eau claire care residence
  • inviting and open common area and reception desk at chartwell eau claire care residence
  • comfortable bedroom with excellent city views at chartwell eau claire care residence
  • beautiful courtyard at chartwell eau claire care residence

Personalized care options for better quality of life

In addition to convenient household services, you can take advantage of a host of care options geared to helping you maintain your health and independence with the peace of mind you deserve. Care support options are also available via Alberta Health Services. Our Retirement Living Consultants can help you navigate the different care options available.

The dining experience

At Chartwell Eau Claire, we want you to lead the comfortable, worry-free lifestyle you deserve in your retirement years. That’s why we offer nutritious and tasty menu options to make your life better, including wholesome chef-prepared meals served by gracious staff in our social dining rooms. We can accommodate special diets too. You may also find yourself enjoying our bistro, bar/lounge, or the private dining room where you can gather with family for a catered meal to celebrate the holidays or a special occasion.

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Take a closer look at the lifestyle at Chartwell Eau Claire.

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Activities and amenities

Our retirement community is an engaging place to live due to our wonderful resident population and caring staff, as well as the great activities we have available. Consider joining us for chair yoga, our popular Rhythm ‘n’ Moves exercise program, live entertainment, crafts, a cup of coffee and freshly prepared snacks in our bistro, or a fun outing to a nearby restaurant, shops, or park. You choose what each day looks like for you, with something always going on if you feel like spending time with friends, trying something new or keeping fit.

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A selection of inviting suites

Starting from $4,970/month

At Chartwell Eau Claire, we have a wide range of suite layouts for you and a loved one to explore. These include spacious studio, one-bedroom, one-bedroom-plus-den and two-bedroom suites, each with their unique views and features. We also offer Designated Supportive Living suites for seniors in need of 24-hour assisted living services, and memory care suites for seniors living with dementia. Come see our suites for yourself to decide if you can envision living with us!

Senior living in Calgary

Located on 7th Street SW in the heart of downtown Calgary, our newly-renovated continuum of care retirement residence is close to a wide range of urban amenities and services, where family members enjoy easy access to their loved ones near their place of work. Here, you can walk along nearby river pathways to the Peace Bridge or take in cultural attractions like a concert, ballet, or theatre—even virtually on your very doorstep!

Things to do in Calgary

Calgary is the largest city in the Prairie Provinces and host of the world-famous Calgary Stampede, situated in the foothills of the spectacular Canadian Rockies, and just a 90-minute drive from Banff National Park and Kananaskis. It’s a great place to for seniors to live, not only because of its scenic walking trails and parks along the Bow and Elbow Rivers, but its many arts, cultural, and sporting attractions. If you’re moving to a Calgary retirement residence, there are plenty of amazing restaurants to choose from, including Alloy, River Café, and Major Tom. You can take in performances by the Alberta Ballet, Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, Calgary Opera, and numerous theatre companies. If you love football, hockey or lacrosse, cheer on the Calgary Stampeders, Calgary Flames, and Calgary Roughnecks. There are also unique destinations and events like the Spruce Meadows international horse jumping show, Fort Calgary, Devonian Gardens, Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame, Olympic Plaza, and the Calgary Zoo.

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Shopping for retirement homes?

There are many important factors to consider when trying to find the best retirement community for yourself or a loved one. Practical considerations like location, cost and the right support or care services for your unique needs, emotional considerations like how the residence made you feel and your interactions with staff, and so much more. Read our helpful guide today for questions to ask during a tour, topics to discuss with family, and how to make a decision you can feel confident in..

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