Independent Senior Apartments in Palm City, Florida

Resort-style Independent Living

You’re in control. When you move into independent living at Sandhill Cove in Palm City, Florida, you get the hassle-free lifestyle that you deserve. We’ll take care of the chores, while you rediscover time and freedom to do as you like, when you like. You’ll find plenty to do on our 36-acre campus or in nearby towns like Stuart, Florida.

Tropical homes in a beautiful setting

  • Garden or waterfront 1- and 2-bedroom senior apartments. Some include a den/home office, guest bathroom or patio
  • Villas with a 2-bedroom, 2-bath layout in distinct neighborhoods. Some include a den/home office, lanai or sunroom, porch and one-car, attached garage

All homes come with:

  • Spacious living and dining areas
  • Fully equipped, modern kitchen
  • High-end finishes
  • Large windows with plantation shutters
  • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning
  • Washer and dryer

All the basics and lots of extras

Services and amenities provided for your comfort and convenience include:

  • Formal dining with waterfront views
  • Casual poolside dining
  • 24/7 concierge assistance
  • Round-the-clock security and emergency call system
  • Housekeeping and flat linen service, weekly
  • Indoor and outdoor maintenance
  • Daily schedule of programs, trips and events
  • Social, recreational and wellness programs
  • Boat dock for fishing
  • Outdoor pool with Jacuzzi
  • Waterfront croquet, shuffleboard and putting green
  • Art studio and auditorium
  • Salon services
  • Scheduled transportation for shopping, appointments and other outings
  • Electric vehicle charging stations

Join the Captain's Club

The Captain’s Club is our exclusive waitlist program that allows you to experience the lifestyle that awaits you at Sandhill Cove before you even move into your residence. By joining, you’ll receive special membership privileges and exclusive perks like Captain’s Club events, free meals at our incredible dining venues, access to services and amenities, and much more!

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Featured Floor Plan

Discover the comfort and convenience of The Galley at Gardens North – Our deluxe one-bedroom, one-bathroom floor plan boasts a generous master bedroom with a walk-in closet and dressing room. The open layout features a combined Florida room and dining area, perfect for entertaining or relaxing. Enjoy the ease of a full kitchen and an in-unit washer and dryer. Contact us to tour The Galley floor plan today!

Sea Turtle Waterside floor plan

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Floor plans

Browse independent living floor plans for Garden Apartments and Villas.

The Galley at Gardens North
The Pelican at Waterside
The Sea Turtle at Waterside
Oceania at Gardens South
The Dolphin at Gardens South
The Anchorage at Gardens South
The Helm at Gardens North
The Harbor at Gardens North
Beachcomber at Gardens North
Orchid Island at Gardens North
Blue Marlin at Gardens North
Coastal Treasure at Gardens North
Atlantic Quarters at Gardens North
The Otter at Gardens North
Palm Island at Gardens North
Captain's Quarters at Waterside
The Stateroom Villas
Yacht Club Villas

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Browse through our Two Bedroom Den, The Otter at Gardens North:

The Otter at Gardens North

Frequently Asked Questions

We answer the most common questions about our senior independent living community.

Independent living offers you the comforts and conveniences of home without the hassles of home ownership. It makes sense for people with an active lifestyle who no longer want the responsibility of housework, yardwork and other chores. Moreover, life at an independent senior living community offers you social interaction and engaging activities, as well as prepared meals in restaurant-style dining rooms.

Fees depend on the size and type of residence you choose. An entrance fee is paid upon move-in, and provides lifetime access to services at our on-site Health Center, such as assisted living or skilled nursing. Your estate is protected with a flexible Return-of-Capital Plan that refunds up to 75% of your entrance fee. A recurring monthly fee covers your use of daily services and amenities.

Your monthly fee includes:

  • Weekly housekeeping with flat linen service
  • Indoor and outdoor maintenance
  • All utilities excluding electricity and phone
  • Flexible dining options
  • Access to common areas
  • Use of pool and fitness center

At Sandhill Cove, you have the opportunity to maintain your independent lifestyle for as long as possible. If you need help with the activities of daily living, our licensed caregivers can provide discreet assistance in the privacy of your home. Assistance-in-Living health services are billed in 15 minute increments.

There are endless possibilities to meet people, be creative, keep learning and make a difference. Here’s just a glimpse of what we offer at Sandhill Cove:

  • Excursions to the symphony, ballet, opera and to museums and art galleries
  • Guest musical performances and plays
  • Group fitness classes
  • Croquet, shuffleboard and bocce ball by the waterfront
  • Presentations on travel and other topics
  • Fitness and nutrition seminars
  • Book club
  • Computer classes
  • Movie screenings
  • Games such as bridge, dominos and mahjongg