Gracious living, carefree lifestyle
If you’ve decided to make the move to a more carefree lifestyle, but still want the comforts of home in a friendly community, come and see what Woodlawn Commons has to offer. We have 60 bright and spacious apartments for independent seniors. With a nice variety of floor plans to choose from, you’re sure to find an apartment home you’ll fall in love with.
Although our convenient location in a pleasant Saratoga Springs neighborhood will make it easy for you to keep up with your current friends and activities, Woodlawn Commons’ staff schedules socials, entertainment programs, and other interesting events for your enjoyment. Georgia's, our in-house restaurant, serves three delicious and reasonable meals every day, making dining out easy and convenient when you don’t feel like cooking. Bring your friends!
Let our helpful staff take care of maintenance tasks for you. All apartments at Woodlawn Commons have an emergency pull cord system and knowing our security staff is nearby gives you 24-hour peace of mind.
During the winter we brush the snow from your car when we plow our parking lots, but we provide scheduled local transportation all year to medical appointments, shopping, the bank, the post office and religious services if you’d like to take advantage of it.
At Woodlawn Commons you can have active retirement living without the major financial commitment of entrance fees. Just sign a lease. All utilities except cable TV, phone and Internet service are included in your rent, which makes our apartments a cost-effective choice.
You’ll enjoy our casual, comfortable ambiance and getting to know our friendly and accommodating staff. Call us at 518.691.1563 formore information about Independent Living at Woodlawn Commons.
What makes Woodlawn Commons more attractive than other similar facilities?
The Wesley Community has offered a continuum of care with a reputation for excellence for more than 35 years. Experience is important. Woodlawn Commons, the newest and most elegant building on campus, is superior retirement housing with no complicated buy-in or investment required. Woodlawn is located within a few minutes' drive of well-known attractions like the Saratoga Race Course, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Yaddo, or the famous mineral baths.
Who lives at Woodlawn Commons?
Woodlawn's residents range in age from 62 years old to 90+ years old.
Are meals available at Woodlawn Commons?
Each apartment has an efficient kitchen for at-home meal preparation. Residents may also take meals at Georgia's Restaurant. Delicious breakfasts, lunches, and dinners are offered from a menu of your favorite foods. Bring a guest, they're always welcome.
What other social opportunities are available at Woodlawn Commons?
Woodlawn's Activity Coordinator plans activities ranging from entertainment to parties, socials to exercise classes. Pleasant community spaces are available for residents who want to socialize with friends and neighbors.
May I have a pet in my apartment?
Yes. Woodlawn Commons allows pets. Some restrictions apply and a deposit is required.
If I have relatives or friends from out of town, can they stay at Woodlawn Commons?
Yes. Woodlawn Commons has a guest room that can accommodate two adults. A full breakfast at Georgia's Restaurant is included. Visitors are also welcome to stay with you.
Is there a place to celebrate private family parties?
Yes. The Fox Dining Room is available for special occasions.
Will I be guaranteed admission into Woodlawn Commons' Assistive Living or Wesley Health Care Center's long-term care community if my care needs increase?
Housing residents living in The Wesley Community are given preferred consideration for other levels of care, but not guaranteed admission. A separate application will be required.
Is there a waiting list?
Yes. Until an apartment becomes available, a fully refundable interest-bearing deposit is requested from all applicants.