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The Best Waterfront Value in St. Petersburg Senior Living

The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay, St. Petersburg, Florida, is a retirement community that offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care on 14 acres of lush, tropically landscaped grounds making it the best waterfront value in St. Petersburg. The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay is conveniently located near shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare, including Palms of Pasadena Hospital.

Choose from spacious studios, one-bedroom apartments or two-bedroom suites, wonderfully appointed with a kitchenette and large living room. Meals are enjoyed restaurant style.

Residents of The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay, enjoy services and amenities that include a dynamic calendar of classes, activities and outings including Watermark University, beauty salon and barber shop, Wellness Center and Fitness Center, waterfront heated outdoor pool and private fishing pier, as well as guest accommodations.

Life at The Fountains

Summer 2016 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 100 different classes with everything from Zumba to Wine Making to Water Aerobics to Spanish 101 and even Soap Making, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and taught by, […]

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May 2016 Newsletter & Activities Calendar for The Gardens

Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. We’ve got a month full of exciting activities and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest. Be sure to check out the information about our next Extraordinary Outing to Westgate River Ranch in […]

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May 2016 Newsletter & Activities Calendar for The Inn

Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. We’ve got a month full of exciting activities and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest. Be sure to check out the information for our upcoming Extraordinary Outing in the Buzz section of […]

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Resident Voices

Resident Anne Ferrone is Enjoying Her Independent Lifestyle and 20th Floor View at The Fountains

IT’S A GOOD THING Enjoying the company of others while maintaining your independence is a good thing at any age. “It’s a good thing that even though I have a daughter that’s at my beck and call I would rather be independent and be living here the way I am.” – Anne Ferrone, resident of […]

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Resident Rita Defrancisis is Enjoying her Carefree, Fun-Filled Lifestyle at The Fountains

IF YOU CAN FIND A BETTER WAY TO LIVE, DO IT. There’s no better time than the present to consider your alternatives. “So I moved in and I was really skeptical. I really was. I just didn’t think I belonged here and I didn’t think I needed all this and what am I going to […]

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Resident Anne Bernhard Feels Right at Home at The Fountains

WILL THE LIFESTYLE YOU LOVE TODAY STILL LOVE YOU TOMORROW? Explore your retirement living options early. “I don’t need, at this point, somebody watching over me every minute, but I need to be somewhere where if something happens somebody is going to be able to come.” – Anne Bernhard, resident of The Fountains at Boca […]

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Out and About

A Historical Trip Downtown

We host many Watermark University classes in-house, but that’s not all we’re limited to. This past month, we took a trip with our Inn and Gardens residents to the Dunedin History Museum for a class on-the-go. The museum contains approximately 2,000 artifacts, 2,500 photographs and a library containing 200 volumes of local and Florida History. […]

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Extraordinary Outing to Walt Disney World!

Witches, ghosts and residents from The Fountains, oh my! Being on Boca Ciega Bay puts us right smack dab in the middle of all the great things Florida has to offer. We have the beaches for picnics, historic Ybor City and of course, Walt Disney World! In October, we took an extraordinary outing to Mickey’s Not […]

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Dinner Night Out

Every week residents of The Fountains enjoy a delicious meal amongst friends at a local restaurant. This week, by request, we decided to try out a barbecue restaurant. Our bus driver, Pat, joked that no barbecue sauce was to make its way back onto the bus. So we walked in with a huge roll of […]

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Memory Care

Spring Fashion Show to Benefit Alzheimer’s Association

On Saturday, April 26th The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay put on a delightful display of ladies’ fashions presented by Patchington Women’s Apparel. Our Fountains ladies were models for the day as they strutted their stuff in fabulous Spring fashions. We had local vendors selling jewelry, clothes and gifts after the fun show. With close […]

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Ten Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease

Not even sure what questions to ask? Take a look at this article from the Alzheimer’s Association on the Ten Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease. The Alzheimer’s Association and their website www.alz.org is an invaluable resource for anybody with questions about memory related disease.

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On Aging

We Do Memory Care Differently

Throughout its nearly 30 year history, Watermark has sought ways, large and small, to enhance the well-being of our residents and associates. Success is mostly measured in the strong and durable relationships between residents and associates that bring with them trust, comfort and more than a bit of warm fun. Particularly in our Memory Care […]

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The Walk to End Alzheimer’s Fundraisers

The Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Residents of The Gardens have been leaders in helping to raise money to support this important cause. Tashaye Johnson, Activities Assistant for The Gardens, has organized successful events that have contributed over $400 […]

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Health and Fun Fair

Our health and fun fair is underway! With a variety of vendors that cater to health and wellness, our residents have a chance to ask questions, browse or shop. It’s an environment of education, relaxation and fun! Some of our vendors include Walgreens, Mary Kay, Bayada Home Care, CVS, Mountcastle Vein Center and more.

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Dining

7th Annual Chili Cook-Off and Kiss the Pig Contest

We had a hootin’ good time with this wild shindig! For the last 7 years, The Fountains has hosted a Chili Cook-Off and Kiss the Pig Contest that never ceases to disappoint. Jars are left at the front desk with managers and supervisors lovely pictures on them that encourage donations that are then donated to […]

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A Roasted Harvest Feast!

Our wonderful Chefs sure do love to feed our community, and once a month they show their love and appreciation for the culinary arts to a room full of residents as they wine and dine them before their eyes! Chef Cathy and Chef Johnny pull out all the stops to cook a feast before the […]

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Assisted Living’s Fall Family Night

Every quarter, our Assisted Living neighborhood invites residents and their families to come for a fun filled evening to eat, drink and have a fabulous time! Each Family Night has been unique, ranging from table top games in the Friendship Room to Courtyard shenanigans with games like horseshoes and corn-hole. To close out the Summer […]

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Reviews

Caring.com Review – The waterfront location, friendly staff and abundant amenities are very appealing.

I was very favorably impressed with this community. It is well maintained. The staff were friendly and helpful. All the residents I spoke with seemed happy to be there. In addition to the standard amenities, they offer many classes (Watermark University). That and the waterfront location are very appealing. I plan to become a resident.

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Facebook Review – Super Friendly

I’m definitely moving there in a few months…Every event I have attended has been super friendly and senior friendly! Thanks for your information lunches. They reassure me, in addition to the experiences of friends who lived here.

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Very pleased with the care provided.

My loved one lives in the memory care unit. We are very pleased with the level of care they provide at the facility. They offer different activities that they seem to enjoy.

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Videos

We Do Memory Care Differently

Throughout its nearly 30 year history, Watermark has sought ways, large and small, to enhance the well-being of our residents and associates. Success is mostly measured in the strong and durable relationships between residents and associates that bring with them trust, comfort and more than a bit of warm fun. Particularly in our Memory Care […]

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Toga! Toga! Toga!

We embraced our inner Gods and Goddesses and took a trip to ancient Greece where togas and gold wreath crowns were the fashion and the Acropolis was the place to be. The Auditorium was transformed into a Mediterranean scene with Mount Olympus and ivory and gold draped around the ancient ruins. We kicked off the […]

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Down, Set, Hike!

Today marks the official kick off to the NFL season and The Fountains celebrated with a tailgate party for our Two Chefs Cooking Show. Before the Steelers take on the Patriots our Fountain’s associates served up delicious game day ready food. With a three course meal that would feel right at home at a parking lot tailgate […]

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