Enjoy life’s simple pleasures with the choice, independence, and freedom you desire in your retirement years
Soft piano music drifting in from the dining room; sunlight streaming in between swaying tree canopies; and a sincere smile from the receptionist—welcome to Chartwell Royal Park, a welcoming retirement community with all the charm of a classic family home. We’re well-established in a historic, leafy residential community called Currie in Southwest Calgary, surrounded by beautiful greenspace like Valour Park and close to shopping centres, convenient amenities, and Mount Royal University. Our residents are independent individuals who value our flexible service, warm and relaxing atmosphere, and spacious suites with full kitchens.
Life’s simple pleasures
At Chartwell Royal Park, we celebrate the simple things in life that bring you a sense of comfort and contentment. Happiness can be found in the smallest of moments—like gathering with friends in the bistro or large outdoor balcony to share a cup of tea, coffee or hot chocolate; meeting with members of the book club to discuss your latest page-turner; sinking gloved hands into fresh soil to plant a packet of flower seeds; clinking glasses alongside friends and family at Happy Hour while a musician performs; or even enjoying breakfast in your suite with your morning paper as the sun rises. Our residence feels like a true home, and you’ll find when you move in that you’ll establish a rhythm to your daily life that leaves you feeling at peace.
Valuable services for ease of living
Independent older adults looking for additional support are attracted to life at Chartwell Royal Park because we offer the ability to choose from services that allow you to craft your lifestyle. Our value lies in services like flexible dining and à la carte meal options in our beautifully appointed dining room, housekeeping services and 24-hour emergency response, all delivered by friendly, longstanding staff. Add to that an abundance of leisure opportunities like charitable pursuits or educational sessions, as well as outings via our bus, and you’ve got a lifestyle that for many is exactly what they need to lead a happy and fulfilled retirement. Home care support options are also available via Alberta Health Services.
At Chartwell Royal Park, you’ll not only enjoy the simple pleasures in life, but experience a sense of peace of mind that can only be achieved through valuable services that emphasize choice, freedom, and independence.
The dining experience
At Chartwell Royal Park, we want you to live life to the fullest, spending your time and energy exactly as you please. That’s why we offer a diversified menu to make your life better, including delicious and wholesome chef-prepared meals served by friendly staff in our beautifully appointed dining room. We also have a bistro and large outdoor balcony where you can gather with friends for a cup of tea, coffee or hot chocolate and freshly-prepared snacks.
Activities and amenities
Our retirement community is a vibrant and welcoming place to call home, not only because of our wonderful residents and staff, but the many optional events, activities, and programs we have on offer. Consider joining us for a Rhythm ‘n’ Moves exercise program, a book club meeting, Happy Hour while a musician performs, a speaker series or discussion group, gardening, a glass of wine on our large outdoor balcony, or a fun outing to a nearby mall or a concert downtown. You choose how you spend each day with us, and there is always something interesting going on if you feel like socializing, pursuing a hobby or doing something a little different each day.
A selection of inviting suites
PROMO starting from $2,580/month
At Chartwell Royal Park, we have a variety of suite layouts for you to explore and envision decorating with your furniture and belongings. These include spacious studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom layouts, either featuring full kitchens or kitchenettes, but all with warm, classic décor.
Senior living in Calgary
Located on Richardson Road in the historic, leafy Currie residential neighbourhood in Southwest Calgary, our retirement residence is surrounded by beautiful greenspace like Valour Park and close to Signal Hill and Westhills shopping centres, restaurants, Rockyview General Hospital, and Mount Royal University. If you prefer not to walk, we provide outdoor parking spots for residents who drive and transportation services which can take you to cultural attractions in downtown Calgary in less than 15 minutes.
Things to do in Calgary
As the largest city in Alberta, Calgary is nestled in the foothills of the majestic Canadian Rockies and a reasonable 90-minute drive from beautiful attractions like Banff National Park and Kananaskis. It’s a lovely place to call home not only because of its friendly western hospitality and scenic walking trails along the Bow and Elbow Rivers, but its many arts, cultural and sporting attractions. You can watch bucking broncos, calf roping and chuckwagon races at the world-famous Calgary Stampede, and there are an abundance of restaurants to choose from, including Alloy and River Café. You can enjoy performances by the Alberta Ballet, Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra and numerous theatre companies, or cheer on the Calgary Stampeders and Calgary Flames. Don’t miss unique destinations and events like the Spruce Meadows international horse jumping show, Gasoline Alley Museum, and other attractions at Heritage Park Historical Village, Devonian Gardens, Prince’s Island Park, Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame, and the Calgary Zoo.
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.