Canterbury Gardens Welcomes You!
Your first impression upon entering Canterbury Gardens will be one of inspiration.
You are standing in the midst of a spacious and stunning three storey space filled with gardens and natural light. Welcome to "Next Generation" retirement living. Take a stroll in our unique 6300 sq. ft. indoor Atrium park and enjoy every day the way it was meant to be enjoyed. Friends engage in conversation indoors amidst live trees, a bistro, and all the comforts of home. No matter the season or what the weather brings, you will feel comfortable, relaxed, and be surrounded by friends, family, and attentive staff.
Canterbury Gardens is the newest and most innovative of the renowned Gardens of Peterborough family. This is Next Generation retirement, the way it was meant to be. Canterbury Gardens offers a full range of services and Lifestyle Options, plus the security of our unmatched Health and Care Services, with 24 hour on-site registered nursing and personal assistance if you need it. You can live life how you want to.
Inspired Living Spaces
Choose a spacious suite thatís right for you. Our studio, 1-bedroom, or 2-bedroom apartments offer up to 1,148 square feet of living space and nine foot ceilings. Each suite has been carefully designed to enhance your way of life. Enjoy the view with an after dinner coffee or cocktail on your private balcony.
Located in the popular west end of Peterborough, Canterbury Gardens is situated in one of the cityís most desirable areas. Shopping, dining, the community college, Kawartha Golf & Country Club, and the new regional hospital are all just minutes away.
Retirement living doesn't mean you have to slow down. With delicious dining and stimulating social activities, we have taken the best features of your favorite hotels and resorts and combined them with all of the comforts of homeóbut with much more convenience and without the chores. You have earned this. Canterbury Gardens provides complete weekly housekeeping, linen and laundry, and maintenance services as part of your monthly fee so that you can spend your time on more important things. Explore our Services section to find out about the many other services for your comfort
Live in Style, You Should Dine in Style
At Canterbury Gardens you will dine in the tradition of a fine hotel, but with the flavour and personal touches of home. Certified Chefs and professional staff ensure an enjoyable dining experience. Meals are prepared daily in our own kitchen with the freshest ingredients. Invite your family and friends to join you in the dining room or entertain in our private dining areas. Please visit our Dining section to find out more.
Energizing the Mind, Body and Spirit
Our full-time Activity Director plans activities to complement your current interests and to help you discover new ones. For intellectual stimulation, we host workshops and seminars by guest speakers on a variety of topics. Concerts, movie nights, and live entertainment are all common events. We have regular excursions to exciting destinations. Spiritual services are held in our on-site chapel and we offer transportation to local churches.
We believe in promoting your wellness and independence. That is why Canterbury Gardens is pleased to offer a state of the art fitness centre and an innovative indoor salt-water aquafit pool. As a resident of Canterbury Gardens you will have a variety of options to keep you fit and active. Our regular exercise and wellness programs include fitness classes tailored to balance-improvement, mobility and fall prevention as well as the most up-to-date technology in exercise equipment.
Our therapeutic aquafit pool provides a safe exercise experience. The warm salt-water soothes your skin and the buoyancy of the water provides the perfect environment for safe exercise.
Our Fitness and Wellness Coordinator leads regular exercise programs and will tailor a specific program to meet your individual needs. Regardless of your age, fitness level, or whether you are looking for rehabilitation or just to get some safe and effective exercise, the aquafit pool and fitness programs at Canterbury Gardens are for you!
Our Signature Garden Homes.
As another lifestyle option, Canterbury Gardens features the added independence of our exclusive Garden Homes. Available in spacious one-bedroom or two bedroom floor plans, Garden Homes offer the perfect balance of independence and privacy with the security, activities, and social interaction of the entire Canterbury Gardens community. Enjoy access to the fitness centre and aquafit pool, the movie theatre, and the other amenities of the main building. Perfect for couples and people with pets, Garden Homes feature a full kitchen with appliances, covered parking with plug-ins, and patios amidst landscaped gardens. Click here for more information.
Security and Peace of Mind
Should the need arise, our dedicated nursing team is available around the clock. Emergency response systems are located in each suite and our Registered Nursing staff is on-site, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Canterbury Gardens has a variety of other security features to put your mind at ease, including state-of-the art fire alarm systems and sprinklers. No one takes security to heart as much as AON and The Gardens of Peterborough. Canterbury Gardens has emergency lighting and a back-up generator in the event of extended power outages.
From the day you move in, you'll relax in our safe, secure environment, knowing you have the freedom to live your life to the fullest. Visit our Security Features section to find out more.
Thank you for your interest in Canterbury Gardens. We look forward to showing you around our lovely community to give you an inside glimpse of the lifestyle that awaits you here. Please Contact Us if you would like further information.