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.

An Extraordinary Overnight Adventure to Disney World

It’s not a completed holiday season without an adventure to the most magical place on earth, and The Fountains was surely not going to miss out! On December 3rd, we donned our Ugly Sweaters embarked on our overnight adventure to the Magic Kingdom for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party on a cozy Escot bus! When […]

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Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

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9th Annual Chili Cook Off & Kiss the Pig Contest

As the days of Autumn get cooler, it is our friends company and bowls of chili that keep us warm. November instills a feeling of warm fires, hearty meals and rich desserts filled with pumpkin and whipped cream. Here at The Fountains, it also means it’s time for our annual chili cook off! This year […]

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Residents Brenda and Stan Uskavitch are Enjoying Carefree Living with Waterfront Views at The Fountains

ENJOY EVERY MOMENT How would you rate your everyday enjoyment of life itself? The right retirement community can make all the difference. “It’s not the last chapter, it’s the next chapter. And here we are in the next chapter, we’re turning the pages…and that’s the beauty of life.” – Brenda Uskavitch, resident of The Fountains […]

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Residents Marilyn and Tony Flynn Enjoy Carefree Winters at The Fountains

HAVE FUN LOOKING Even if your next move is a long way off, it’s a good idea to start exploring your retirement living options today. “You are not going to decide for a couple years anyway, so get out and look and it gives you a chance to see as much as possible.” – Marilyn […]

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Resident Bonnie Lamrouex is Enjoying Life-Enriching Pursuits with Friends at The Fountains

LONELINESS NEEDS A WARNING LABEL Too much “me” time can be harmful to your health. A daily dose of people is nature’s best medicine. “I played cards and I golfed but it still wasn’t enough. There were too many days where you were by yourself.” – Bonnie Lamrouex, resident of The Fountains at Boca Ciega […]

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An Extraordinary Overnight Adventure to Disney World

It’s not a completed holiday season without an adventure to the most magical place on earth, and The Fountains was surely not going to miss out! On December 3rd, we donned our Ugly Sweaters embarked on our overnight adventure to the Magic Kingdom for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party on a cozy Escot bus! When […]

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Flash Back Friday: A Look Back at September

September was a VERY busy month for The Fountains as we made our Two Chef’s Hurricane Party a real life adventure. Here’s a recap on our month! We made the best of our travels to Mission Inn and The Watermark at Trinity with tons of games and good company. When we got home and settled […]

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Giraffe Ranch and Safari Extraordinary Outing

Residents of The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay visited the Giraffe Ranch and Safari in Dade City. Sixteen residents came face-to-face with the giraffes and other species living under the live oaks and open grasslands. This extraordinary outing was featured on Hometown Pinellas, published on July 24th, 2017. To view the article, please click here. […]

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An Extraordinary Glamping Trip

We braved the indecisive weather and spent a night “Glamping” at Westgate River Ranch, located near Lake Whales, with residents from The Inn and The Gardens and an awesome team of five associates! This type of glamorous camping makes all other camping seem drab! With plush mattresses inside a canvas covered tent, comfortable furniture, a […]

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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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Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

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Thrive Dining™: What sounds good to eat?

Watermark was recently featured on Senior Housing News in the article Dished: Hot New Trends in Memory Care published on July 25th, 2017. To view the article, please click here. Unintentional weight loss and unhealthy meals like chicken nuggets, fish sticks and French fries, all lacking any nutritional value, are a thing of the past. […]

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Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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9th Annual Chili Cook Off & Kiss the Pig Contest

As the days of Autumn get cooler, it is our friends company and bowls of chili that keep us warm. November instills a feeling of warm fires, hearty meals and rich desserts filled with pumpkin and whipped cream. Here at The Fountains, it also means it’s time for our annual chili cook off! This year […]

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Flash Back Friday: A Look Back at September

September was a VERY busy month for The Fountains as we made our Two Chef’s Hurricane Party a real life adventure. Here’s a recap on our month! We made the best of our travels to Mission Inn and The Watermark at Trinity with tons of games and good company. When we got home and settled […]

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Wonderful Wizard of Oz Two Chef’s Show

To celebrate the 78th anniversary or The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, Dorothy, Tin Man, Cowardly Lion, and Scarecrow invited all their friends and fellow munchkins to follow the yellow brick road for a three course meal that definitely had us feeling like we weren’t at The Fountains anymore! Dorothy’s poor house was brought to Oz […]

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Caring.com Review – Mom is Happy at The Fountains

My mom seems very happy at The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay. She’s enjoying the food. It’s a larger property, so there’s more people and a lot of activities. She’s really enjoying the movies, playing Bingo and going out in groups to lunch or dinner. The staff is very good so far. The dining area […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Excellent Care and Value

This is a nice community with great care .. the staff are caring and attentive to her needs. The community is clean and we are happy that she really likes the variety of good meals and a nice dining area. She does stay active with the other residents. She is happy that is has a […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Mom loves her new studio apartment.

My mother moved here recently. She is still adjusting and stays in her room mostly. She has a really nice studio apartment and loves it. The staff is so friendly and helpful. They are very professional and made moving in very smooth. They bent over backwards for us.

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Girl Scouts Cookie Eating Contest & Fundraiser for Watermark For Kids

We’ve supported our local Girl Scout troop this year by buying an abundance of cookies during cookie season. We put those cookies to good use with a good ol’ cookie eating contest! We asked residents, associates and visitors to drop their spare change into the jars with the candidates pictures at the front desk for […]

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Resident and Associate Holiday Skit Party

Our Resident and Associate Holiday Skit Party is a tradition that everyone on Boca Ciega Bay looks forward to all year long. As a way to thank our residents for their generosity throughout the year in the form of our Associate Holiday Fund, our associates get a bit creative. Each department performs a skit, song, […]

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Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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