Choose picturesque views, a friendly community atmosphere, and a wide range of support options.
Chartwell Carrington Place is an established retirement residence in Vernon set in a park-like setting, surrounded by beautiful natural landscapes defined by the Monashee Mountains. Offering independent living and assisted living, we're well known for our strong local reputation and a friendly, dedicated team of staff who deliver a variety of supportive services that allow you to comfortably age in place if your needs change over time.
Our inviting home features a selection of cozy suite layouts, including studio, one-, one-plus-den and two-bedroom suites, allowing you to find the right fit for your unique needs and preferences. We're also pet-friendly!
Where city convenience meets nature
Our central location offers gorgeous natural landscaping paired with access to all local amenities and services nearby. Within a short distance from our residence, you'll find shopping malls like Village Green Mall, grocery and liquor stores, banks, restaurants, medical clinics, and casinos! We are also less than 10 minutes away from downtown Vernon, a place our residents often frequent due to its restaurants, theatres, beaches, and festivals, including the Vernon Winter Carnival and Funtastic, and Roots and Blues. Outdoor enthusiasts will also enjoy beautiful landmarks such as Okanagan and Kalamalka Lakes and Vernon's Silver Star Ski Resort. It's no wonder Vernon was ranked one of the top six most desirable communities to retire to in North America!
The best of retirement living
We believe your retirement years should be spent doing the things you love with the people dearest to you. To free up your time and energy to pursue what makes you happiest, we offer convenient services such as delicious meal options, housekeeping, transportation services, and even on-site hairdressing. Additionally, you can choose to benefit from a wide variety of social experiences, fitness classes, hobby and arts groups, scheduled outings, and live entertainment. Don't be surprised if you find yourself enjoying some fresh air in our tree-lined outdoor space with walking paths, playing billiards, joining a book club, or having a coffee or a glass of wine in our lounge. The choice is yours!
The dining experience
At Chartwell Carrington Place, we offer a diversified menu of delicious and wholesome chef-prepared meals to make your life better, served with a smile in our dining room. We also have a bistro where you can have coffee, tea and freshly prepared snacks, a lounge to enjoy a glass of wine or cocktail, and a private dining room to gather with family for a catered meal.
Activities and amenities
Our independent living and assisted living retirement community offers a wide variety of optional activities that you can enjoy at will. Consider joining us for our Rhythm ‘N’ Moves and gentle exercise classes, art club, billiards, gardening, live entertainment, guest speakers, a glass of wine in our lounge, or fun outings to restaurants, theatres, and festivals, including the Vernon Winter Carnival and Roots and Blues. You choose how you spend each day with us, and there is always something interesting on offer if you feel like socializing, pursuing a hobby, or adding some variety into your day.
A selection of inviting suites
Starting from $2,473/month
At Chartwell Carrington Place, we have a range of suite plans for you to explore. These include studio, one-bedroom, one-bedroom-plus-den and two-bedroom layouts featuring kitchenettes and some with picturesque views of Silver Star Mountain.
Senior living in Vernon
Centrally located on 23rd Street in a park-like setting and surrounded by mountains, our retirement residence is close to Village Green Mall, grocery and liquor stores, restaurants, banks, medical clinics, and casinos. We are also less than 10 minutes from downtown Vernon, with easy access to restaurants, theatres, beaches, and festivals. We offer outdoor parking spots for residents who drive and transportation services to take you to and from the city’s many attractions.
Things to do in Vernon
Vernon is a beautiful city in the Okanagan region of the southern interior of British Columbia, surrounded by the picturesque Monashee Mountains. It’s a wonderful place to call home, not only because of its gorgeous natural setting, but its many arts, cultural, recreational, and sporting attractions. If you’re moving to a Vernon retirement residence, you can visit art galleries, attend concerts, plays, dance shows, and the Vernon Winter Carnival, Funtastic Slo-Pitch Tournament and Music Festival, Sunshine Festival, and Roots and Blues Festival. There are more than 20 large beaches in Vernon, and you have easy access to Ellison, Kalamalka Lake, Kekuli Bay, and Silver Star Provincial Parks. Don’t forget popular attractions like the Davison Orchards and Country Village, Okanagan Spirits and Craft Distillery, Planet Bee Honey Farm and Meadery, Historic O’Keefe Ranch, Vernon Heritage Mural Tour, Allan Brooks Nature Centre, and Silver Star Mountain Resort for scenic views and walking amongst the wild flowers.
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.