Independent Living

Your vision for retirement – including your finances, lifestyle and healthcare – is in your hands. Our community is simply here to support your preferences. Our diverse amenities are designed to help you pursue your wellness goals, personal interests and sense of connection.

At Fox Hill, we celebrate you and however, you wish to spend your retirement in Maryland. Here are a few ways we’ve crafted independent living services to meet your needs both today and in the future. 

What Is Independent Living?

Independent living is all about helping you thrive. Our independent living community in Bethesda, Maryland gives you easy access to key amenities, such as dining, housekeeping, an onsite business center and a 24-hour emergency system. 

In addition to these convenient services, you can enjoy our fitness center, spa, walking trails, art studio, library, wine cellar and performing arts center. We take a holistic approach so that you can nourish your body and your mind – all under the same roof. 

Additional Senior Care

Even though you don’t need health support now, you don’t have to worry if you need it later. At Fox Hill, we offer assisted living and memory care onsite, so you have peace of mind if your health needs change. We’re committed to providing top-notch healthcare choices so you can continue to live in the comfort of your home at Fox Hill even if you start needing care. 

Independent Living Services

Independent living at Fox Hill is unique to every resident. 

Our wide array of services is designed so that you can have everything you need in one place – you don’t have to leave Fox Hill to do your errands if you don’t want to. You have easy access to our convenience store, bank and business center, as well as concierge services and parking. 

You don’t have to worry about chores, either. We offer maintenance, housekeeping, laundry and meals so that you can focus your time on pursuing your interests. You can also feel safe with 24-hour monitoring and onsite health support as needed.

Finally, Fox Hill is a haven for lifelong learning, so you can work towards your retirement goals. You can take advantage of these services at our Bethesda retirement community:

  • State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
  • Beautiful Gardens & Walking Trails
  • Full-Service Spa & Hair Salon
  • Outdoor Putting Green & Indoor Virtual Golf
  • Indoor Pool
  • Wine Cellar with Tasting Room
  • Game Room
  • Art Studio
  • Recording Studio
  • Performing Arts Center
  • Woodworking Shop
  • Library

Cost & Value of Independent Living in Bethesda

The cost of independent living in Maryland averages at $3,238 per month. However, the final cost will depend on your choice of community and the amenities offered onsite. Retirement communities, like Fox Hill, that have comprehensive amenities offer greater value, though the price may be higher than average.

Typically, the biggest price difference will be according to the size of your apartment or condominium. You may also pay more for top amenities, special care needs and extra dining options. Be sure to get in touch to receive a personalized quote for independent living at Fox Hill.

Independent Living vs. Aging-in-Place

While aging-in-place may seem like the more affordable option, it’s important to take all your bills into account. If you choose to live at home, you’ll have to budget all your expenses separately. This includes bills such as property taxes, utilities, groceries, housekeeping, entertainment, transportation, and more. 

With an independent living community, you usually pay one monthly fee for all your dining, amenities, and more. Often this gives you greater value and peace of mind, as you can easily control your budget. In addition, you can enjoy amenities you wouldn’t otherwise have access to at home. This includes 24/7 health support, but also deluxe amenities such as a fitness center, entertainment room, transportation to local events and more. 

Independent Living Residential Options

You’ve got options when it comes to choosing your new home. At Fox Hill, we offer a variety of floor plans so you can pursue your ideal lifestyle and craft the spaces you wish. Choose between one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and three-bedroom apartments, all with the option of adding a den space. 

All our floor plans are spacious and come with top amenities such as a fireplace, a modern kitchen, a master bedroom with a walk-in closet and a bathroom with a walk-in shower. We’re committed to ensuring you can transform your apartment into your personal space. Learn more about our floor plans and tours here.

Is Independent Living Right for Me?

Bethesda independent living may be right if you’re looking to simplify your lifestyle. Instead of worrying about chores and errands, you can spend your time pursuing your interests and making new connections with your neighbors. 

Independent living at Fox Hill gives you access to key amenities such as dining, housekeeping and maintenance, as well as activities through an onsite fitness center, performing arts center, library, wine cellar and more. Empower your daily living by taking advantage of these amenities and designing your days according to your preferences.

At the same time, you can get peace of mind that 24/7 health support is available. In case your health needs change, you can start receiving world-class assisted living or memory care. 

Contact us to learn more about our retirement community in Maryland today!

Photo Gallery

Get a glimpse into independent living at Fox Hill. In our photo gallery, you can see our spaces and amenities firsthand, and get comfortable with our community even before you come for a visit. 

Independent Living Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between independent living and assisted living?

Independent living is designed to help you thrive on your own, while assisted living offers daily health support as needed. At Fox Hill, we offer all the amenities for an independent lifestyle, plus the possibility of receiving assisted living and memory care as needed. We’re here to support your vision for retirement so that you live your best life while also having access to the services you need. 

Does Medicare cover the cost of independent living?

Unfortunately, Medicare doesn’t typically cover independent living costs. While your medical care needs will be covered, Medicare doesn’t cover room and board at senior living communities. 

What’s included in the monthly cost?

In one monthly fee, you’ll get deluxe amenities including maintenance, housekeeping, laundry, and meals, as well as access to our convenience store, bank, and business center. You can feel secure with our 24-hour monitoring and onsite health support as needed.

In addition, we offer a fitness center, indoor pool, walking trails, game room, library, performing arts center, recording studio, and more. With these amenities, you can focus on meaning and connection every day of your retirement.

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We welcome you to learn more about Fox Hill. Contact us today to speak to a team member or to schedule a tour.

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