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Best Assisted Living Facilities in San Diego
2021

Why These Assisted Living Facilities?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored San Diego Assisted Living Facilities on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Canyon Villas

The Canyon Villas in San Diego, California, is a nonprofit, Christian assisted living facility established in 1978. Voted one of San Diego's Best by the Union-Tribune Newspaper, it offers a home away from home for residents. The community offers multiple levels of care while respecting residents' privacy and independence. Compassionate staff members assist with a variety of activities — such as Zumba classes, walks along the bay, and bible study — to encourage residents to keep physically, mentally, and socially engaged.

San Diego, CA 92117

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Lantern Crest Senior Living

Lantern Crest is a senior living community serving east San Diego County in California. Assisted living services include assistance with daily activities and personalized care plans. Amenities such as a heated outdoor pool and Jacuzzi, fitness center, putting green, on-site restaurant, and lounge are all available to independent residents of Lantern Crest. The memory care program provides a secured environment with trained staff and many of the same services and amenities.

Santee, CA 92071

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Mission Villa

Mission Villa Assisted Living in San Diego, California, provides care for seniors and the chronically disabled that need daily assistance but still want to maintain some of their independence in a home-like setting. The pet-friendly private suites are fully furnished and have personal patios. Staff members offer companionship and help with housekeeping and laundry services, so residents can use their energy for leisure and to allow more frequent connections with family.

San Diego, CA 92108

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Santee Golden Care

Located in San Diego's East County region, Santee Golden Care offers comfortable assisted living accommodations in a small residential care facility with apartment-style rooms. In addition to three full meals plus snacks daily, Santee Golden Care offers wellness-centered activities including gardening and planned recreational outings. Scheduled trips for doctors' appointments, shopping, and visits to places of worship are also provided. Fitness is prioritized, and physical therapy services are available. Respite stays and hospice care can also be accommodated.

Santee, CA 92071

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