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Discover endless possibilities for a fulfilling lifestyle and unwind in the company of new friends


Whether you’re seeking vibrant social connections, enriching activities or simply the freedom to pursue your passions, Colonial Gardens provides the perfect backdrop for your unique lifestyle.

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Stay Active and Engaged

Our diverse daily activities and events calendar provides opportunities to participate in the arts, learn new skills, try out new fitness classes and travel to domestic and foreign locations.

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Enjoy Delicious Dining Options

Our executive chef and culinary team prepare fresh, homemade dishes from scratch three times each day.

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Relax and Socialize With Friends

We provide numerous, purposefully designed areas to relax and enjoy a puzzle, a book, a cup of coffee or a conversation with a new friend.

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Convenient Services and Transportation

With weekly housekeeping, linen service and convenient transportation at your service, every aspect of your daily living experience is seamlessly elevated to suit your needs.


Experience the best in all-inclusive senior living in Beverly, MA, at Colonial Gardens. Here, you’re greeted with genuine smiles and the warmth of a welcoming community. It’s not just a place to live – it’s a vibrant community where passions are renewed, connections flourish and every day holds new possibilities.

Hawthorn Senior Living. Colonial Gardens Senior Residents Playing Bingo with Hawaiian Shirts On.


Nestled along the North Shore 25 miles north of Boston, Beverly offers a unique mix of quaint New England charm and modern amenities. Nicknamed The Garden City, this lovely Essex County town features stunning beaches like Lynch Park and Dane Street Beach, perfect for soaking up the sun or enjoying a leisurely stroll. Cabot Street, the heart of downtown, is an eclectic mix of shops, boutiques and restaurants. Catch a captivating performance at The Cabot, a restored 1920s theater, or enjoy a larger-scale production at The North Shore Music Theatre, known for its Broadway-caliber shows. Explore the history of colonial America at the Beverly Historical Society’s many locations. Discover hidden gems like the Hospital Point Lighthouse, fascinating art galleries and the Montserrat College of Art, renowned for its beautiful campus and impressive art collection. From galleries and museums to charming cafés and beautiful beaches, there’s something for everyone in this friendly New England town.

Senior transportation services at Colonial Gardens


The senior transportation services at Colonial Gardens are ready to take you to your destination. Do you have appointments or somewhere fun to go? We’ve got your transportation needs covered! Enjoy a cup of coffee and some delightful cookies as we ensure you reach all your scheduled appointments, shopping destinations and enjoyable outings with ease. If you haven’t visited us before, this is the perfect opportunity. Just give us a call today, and we’ll arrange convenient transportation for you to join us for a complimentary meal and a personalized tour of our charming community. We can’t wait for you to experience the comfort and camaraderie of our welcoming residents and dedicated live-in management team at Colonial Gardens Gracious Retirement Living!

Resident travel programs at Colonial Gardens


We believe in making your senior living experience truly extraordinary. While your home at a Hawthorn community provides unparalleled comfort, we’re here to turn your desire for adventure into a reality. With more than 70 communities across the United States, we offer you the chance to enjoy the comforts of home with the pleasures of a vacation. Discover exciting destinations and create lasting memories with the travel programs at Colonial Gardens.

As a cherished resident of a Hawthorn community, you’re granted exclusive access to our innovative Resident Travel Program. This one-of-a-kind initiative allows you the opportunity to enjoy up to seven nights per visit* in a comfortable guest suite. Savor delightful meals and immerse yourself in a variety of engaging programs and activities, all at no additional cost. Elevate your independent senior living experience with our Resident Travel Program, where extraordinary adventures await you.

*Based on availability

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