In order to find the top assisted living communities in the Redwood City area, our team of researchers:

  • Sorted through 48 communities using our unique methodology
  • Spent over 8 hours researching assisted living communities in Redwood City
  • Read more than 105 reviews left by residents and their family members

After filtering out facilities that didn’t meet our high standards, we were left with 8 assisted living communities that earned our seal of approval. Through this process we discovered that the average cost of assisted living in the city of Redwood City is $4,750 which is higher than the state average of $4,500 and the national average of $4,051.

Jonathan Frank
Licensed Social Worker and Certified Dementia Practitioner
Jonathan Frank
Licensed Social Worker and Certified Dementia Practitioner

Jonathan Frank is a Licensed Social Worker with over 10 years experience working with the geriatric population in a variety of different settings. He received his Masters degree from Rutgers University with a certificate in Aging and Gerontological Services. Additionally, he is a Certified Dementia Practitioner accredited by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. Jonathan also has Bachelors degree in psychology and worked as an Emergency Medical Technician for 14 years. His passion lies with the elderly and ensuring they age with dignity.

Read on for in-depth information about the top assisted living facilities in Redwood City, a brief dive into our methodology for determining the best assisted living communities, and a searchable directory of 48 communities in the Redwood City area. Trusted Communities spent dozens of hours researching the top assisted living communities in the Redwood City area to allow seniors and their families to find the community that’s right for them. Click through the facilities listed below to read in-depth reviews, what residents are saying, and details such as base pricing, room types, and more.

Atherton Gardens
Shared Rooms
Assisted Living, Hospice, Respite
Not Listed
Atherton Gardens is an intimate, homelike facility located in a quaint residential neighborhood that's located minutes from the shops at WoodSide Plaza Center. It has beautiful outdoor living space and lush grounds filled with flowers and fruit trees. The two shady patios are perfect for residents to relax and enjoy Redwood City's warm weather, and the large outdoor swimming pool provides opportunities for exercise, socializing and fun. Certified nursing assistants are available to provide skilled care around-the-clock, and the dining room staff serves organic, home-cooked meals daily.
What Residents are Saying:
One reviewer described Atherton Gardens Senior Living enthusiastically as the "most cheerful, uplifting senior living home I've seen," adding that it is in "a wonderful location." Another reviewer stated it is a "beautiful home with healthy food, great employees" and a swimming pool that can be enjoyed on "those nice warm days."
5 out of 5 stars
(5) Reviews
471 Santa Clara Ave., Redwood City, CA 94061
Atria Park of San Mateo
Bayview Villa Assisted Living and Memory Care
East West Care
Hopkins Manor
Palo Alto Commons Assisted Living
Sterling Court
Sunrise of Belmont

Our Methodology

It’s not what we research, but the way we research that makes stand out. We start by identifying problems and challenges in the senior care industry by gaining insight from conversations with industry professionals, older adults, and those that care for them. Next, our research team led by industry experts apply our data-driven research techniques to understand the magnitude of the challenge and how to overcome it. Finally, we present our findings in easy-to-understand guides and studies and share our actionable results with influencers and caregivers, as well as the general public.

Facility Features (40%)

Facility Health Services Graded on health services provided
on the facility including, but not
limited to, on-site nursing,
pharmacy, skilled nursing,
medicine administration, etc

Facility Amenities Graded on the available

Affordability Financial assistance acceptance
and overall costs and value.

Residential Quality (40%)

Resident Satisfaction Polling & survey of overall facility satisfaction.

Facility Complaint and Violations Number of complaints and violations the facility had. Taking into account improvement over time.

Online Reviews Aggregated verified online reviews.

Location (20%)

Location-Based Benefits Including, but not limited to, proximity to
hospitals, ambulance response times, senior
resources available, and state and city
financial assistance.

Location Quality Local crime rates, incidents against older
adults, air quality, climate.

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