As of 2015, some good retirement communities in Mesa, Arizona include the Discovery Point, Fellowship Square Historic Mesa and the Bella Vista Senior Living Community. All are within easy reach of downtown Mesa's shops, restaurants and services.
Discovery Point is a retirement community for those 55 and older. It features apartment-style, independent living offering one and two-bedroom floor plans. Amenities include a heated pool, outdoor gazebo and barbecue area, a billiards room, activity room and a library. The pet-friendly properly includes weekly housekeeping, the option to dine in the communal dining room, and assorted exercise and fitness classes.
The Fellowship Square Historic Mesa retirement community offers both independent and assisted living in on-site apartments. Studio, one and two-bedroom units are available for independent living, while studios, one-bedroom and companion suites are available in the assisted living category. The property has a restaurant-style dining room, heated swimming pools, hot tubs, community recreation area, exercise room, beauty salon and a barber shop. The community is run by the Christian Care Company.
Bella Vista is an independent senior community offering one and two-bedroom apartment suites that feature European style kitchens and high-end furnishings. Daily classes, games and/or events are scheduled, including the occasional weekend outing. The restaurant-style dining room features an open menu. An on-site movie theater has recliner-like seating. Residents are welcome to stroll through the rose garden or take a dip in the heated pool. A complimentary luxury car service is available for trips into town.