Senior ladies dressed up in Caribbean theme and enjoying drinks

Activities & Amenities at Chartwell Carlton in Burnaby

At Chartwell Carlton, we offer a wide range of optional activities, social events and outings that celebrate the six dimensions of wellness: physical, social, emotional, intellectual, spiritual, and vocational. Whatever your interest, there’s something on our events calendar that will catch your eye—but we are always open to suggestion too! You’ll also find there are many spontaneous activities and get togethers that take place each day if you’re in the mood for casual socialization.

  • Senior ladies chatting and enjoying painting
  • Senior residents playing Bocce
  • Senior resident engrossed in finishing a big puzzle

Participate in our engaging activities

What are some of our residents’ favourite activities at Chartwell Carlton? There’s our stretch and relaxation class, gardening, cultural activities, art class, billiards and card tournaments, film viewings, themed dinners, guest speaker presentations, and live music events. We also can arrange fun outings to shops, restaurants, art galleries, concerts, plays, beaches, lakes, and parks, and don’t forget the many cultural, entertainment, and sporting attractions in Vancouver.

Senior residents applauding after a piano performance by a resident.

Explore our variety of on-site amenities

You’ll love our modern, stylish amenity spaces at Chartwell Carlton. Can you see your working out in our fitness room or dancing to the beat of our Rhythm ‘N’ Moves exercise class? Painting in an art group, inspired by the picturesque mountain views? Chatting about a new novel in a book discussion group? Listening to live entertainment in our fireside lounge? Playing bridge, hearts, or canasta in our activity room? Catching a classic black and white film or contemporary thriller in our movie theatre with a bag of freshly-made popcorn? Enjoying a glass of wine or a beer with friends and watching a brilliant sunset on one of our three rooftop terraces? How you spend each day with us is up to you, but you have many activities and amenities to choose from if you wish to elevate your retirement living experience.

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If you want to experience what it’s like to live in our retirement residence, there’s no better way than joining us for an activity or outing. It would be our pleasure to host you for an activity that appeals to your interests or have our Lifestyle & Programs Manager walk you through a sample of a senior living monthly activity calendar!

Discover what Chartwell’s lifestyle is all about

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See our life enrichment experiences in action

What does the life enrichment experience at Chartwell look and feel like? What activities, social events and programs can you expect if you or a loved one move in? We answer those questions and more in our video series, where you’ll hear from Chartwell experts about our retirement residence programming, daily activities, social experiences, outings and so much more. You’ll also see real Chartwell residents and staff as they participate in some of the goings-on in our retirement communities!