Rancho Bernardo Senior Housing Information
Retirement Communities in Rancho Bernardo:
For Active Seniors, Rancho Bernardo is retirement living at its finest. The two premier 55+ neighborhoods of Oaks North and Seven Oaks offer seniors more affordable housing choices, both with full club and recreational facilities specifically designed for seniors to include pool & spa, tennis courts, fitness rooms, lawn bowling, arts & crafts, club activities and more.
Both communities have single story condominiums, patio homes, townhomes and detached single family homes in many desireable styles. HOA’s, to which homeowners pay dues, help to maintain the neighborhoods and common areas.
Oaks North –
The 55+ Community is built around the Oaks North Golf Course. Many homes have spectacular views. The homes initially were built in the late 60’s with newer neighborhoods being added through the 1990’s. Some of the neighborhoods are gated communities. The neighborhood areas in Oaks North are known as Mirador, Chapalla, Marbella, Oaks North Estates, Oaks North Village, One Oaks North, Haciendas and Oaks North Villas. The Club servicing Oaks North is the Oaks North Community Center.
Oaks North Community Center – The Oaks North Community Center is located at 12578 Oaks North Drive in beautiful Rancho Bernardo. The Center is part of a planned development for individuals 55 years of age or older. The Center has facilities for woodworking, ceramics and art which are conveniently adjacent to the spacious patio, swimming pool and spa. Oaks North Center also features an auditorium with stage, meeting rooms, library, card room, exercise room, billiard room, sauna, lawn bowling and tennis.
Seven Oaks – The 55+ Senior Community was the original Senior 55+ neighborhood of Rancho Bernardo built in the 1960’s and early 1970’s. Seven Oaks consists of single story attached townhomes and single story detached homes. Many are landscaped with seniors in mind being low maintenance with gravel accent. Seven Oaks, designed as a walking community, is centrally located being close to the club and the local shopping centers. The Club servicing Seven Oaks is the Seven Oaks Community Center.
Seven Oaks Community Center – Seven Oaks Community Center is located at 16789 Bernardo Oaks Drive in Rancho Bernardo. 7 Oaks is a planned development for seniors age 55 plus. Activities at the center include ceramics, bunco, book discussion groups, croquet, bridge, crafts, exercise classes, and more.
Retirement Facilities in Rancho Bernardo:
Two Luxury Retirement Facilities are located in Rancho Bernardo for seniors wishing to transition into a continuing care environment. These facilities offer different levels of care including independent, assisted and skilled .
Casa de las Campanas is a not for profit retirement community managed by Lifecare Services LLC containing all three levels of care (independent, assisted and skilled) as well as a dementia unit. Located at 18655 West Bernardo Drive, San Diego, CA 92127. 858-592-1870, www.casadelascampanas.com
Remington Club is a five star quality care community. It is a full service rental retirement community with all three levels of care. Located at 16922 Hierba Dr., San Diego, CA 92128. 858-673-6300
Other Senior Services & Programs in Rancho Bernardo:
Ed Brown Senior Center hosts weekly activities and programs, seminars, classes, social activities, trips and travel opportunities among other events. The Ed Brown Senior Center is located at 18402 West Bernardo Drive adjacent to the Rancho Bernardo Community Park and Recreation Center. Call 858-487-9324 for more information or visit www.edbrowncenter.org.
Rancho Bernardo Senior Services is an all volunteer organization providing services and resources to seniors including free legal advise, insurance consultation, flu shots, financial planning, blood pressure checks and much more. Call – 858-487-2640 for more information or go to 16769 Bernardo Center Drive, Ste K-14.
Retired Senior Volunteer Patrol (RSVP) is a community safety and security organization performing vacation housing checks. They will also visit shut ins through the “You are Not Alone Program” (YANA). In addition, RSVP patrols banks and elementary schools keeping the streets of Rancho Bernardo safe.
Direct Access to Regional Transit (DART) is a community shuttle service that will pick you up and drop you off at any location within the DART service area. Priority service is given to passengers transferring to and from bus routes. DART cash fare for Seniors, disabled, children under 5 years is $1.50. If you’re paying by Monthly Pass, Day Pass, Senior/Disabled pass or Youth pass, there is a 50 cent upgrade required. Reserve a trip on DART by calling (877) 841-DART at least two hours in advance of the time you would like to travel.
Senior Real Estate Services: Why Choose Marcie Sands to assist you with Senior Real Estate Needs?
As a REALTOR® and Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES), I have been trained to address the many issues of senior clients to include estate planning, investment protection, safe housing and health care considerations. I have completed courses in conservatorship and care management. Since outliving money is one of greatest fears seniors face today, good real estate planning can be one of the most important tools toward financial security. Through consultation and coordination with Estate Planning Attorneys, Financial Planners, Tax Advisors and myself, I can assist you in making informed decisions. I am patient, diligent, trustworthy and offer conscientious representation with a personal touch. Although I am not yet a senior, I have recently had personal experience assisting my parents through their transitioning years and have the maturity and energy to assist you through the process, making it simple for you. You have my word on it! If I can be of help, call (760) 644-1562 or contact me via email.
Contact Marcie Sands, REALTOR®, for more information on homes for sale in the Rancho Bernardo Senior Communities of Seven Oaks and Oaks North.