Vintage Hills of Indianola

The Best Value in Indianola Senior Living

Originally built by Jeff Ewing, Vintage Hills of Indianola, located in Indianola, Iowa is a retirement community offering Assisted Living and Memory Care on an intimate senior campus. Vintage Hills of Indianola is located just minutes from shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare.

In this small, but friendly atmosphere we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and unsurpassed customized care. Choose from studio apartments to spacious two-bedroom suites, wonderfully appointed with a kitchen, large living room and bathrooms.

Residents of Vintage Hills of Indianola enjoy services and amenities that support a carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include a courtyard with walking path, library, computer center with high speed internet, full-service beauty salon and barber shop, game room, movie theater as well as an elegant dining room with private dining available.

Resident Grace Lawrence Continues Her Tomato Planting Tradition

Grace Lawrence was 100 years young on February 21st, 2017. Every year that Grace can remember, she has planted a tomato plant. 2017 was no exception! Grace hasn’t missed a year, even after moving to Vintage Hills a couple of years ago. “This just means so much to me,” Grace said. “Thanks to all of […]

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Spring Flower Planting

“It was good to be outside and have our hands in the dirt once again,” said a resident during our flower planting. The weather was a little cool but that didn’t bother this group at all! We are looking forward to enjoying our work all summer long.

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Batter Up! – Bean Bag Baseball Competition

The Vintage Hills Vipers are competing this spring in a 16 team Bean Bag Baseball League in the Des Moines and surrounding areas. This is the first year we have participated. Teams travel to other communities once a week to play unless they have a home game or a bye week. For residents who have […]

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Thrive Dining™ Tasting

Residents and family members were recently treated to a Thrive Dining™ experience hosted by the Vintage Hills of Indianola dining staff. Thrive Dining™ is a method of preparing delicious and nutritious protein packed meals that are served as bite size hors d’oeuvres intended to be eaten by hand. This enables the person to eat their […]

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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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Chocolate Dipped Frozen Bananas

We are preparing for our fun State Fair Week at Vintage Hills Assisted Living and the kitchen crew is going all out with Chocolate Dipped Frozen Bananas on a stick!

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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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Veterans offer life lessons in service, featured in Healthy Aging.

We are thrilled to announce that we have received outstanding national coverage for our Veterans Life Lessons initiative in the Healthy Aging Magazine, published on November 11th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Celebrating Our Veterans Around the U.S. Watermark Retirement Communities Shares Vet Words of Wisdom From practical, lifesaving advice, “You […]

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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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A Botanical Paradise

A trip to the Botanical Center was like a walk in paradise! Residents enjoyed the many plant exhibits as well as the special event Glass Exhibit. The gift shop topped off the visit!!!!!

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Trip to Howell’s Pumpkin Farm

Residents enjoyed a beautiful autumn afternoon outing to Howell’s near Cumming, Iowa. The location included a gift shop, beautiful fall potted mums and any size and shape pumpkin anyone was looking for. Pumpkins were purchased and seatbelted in the van for the trip home. Carving is taking place later date. Stay tuned!!!!

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Vintage Hills Queen Rides in Style During Log Cabin Days Parade

Jackie Andrews, Vintage Hills 2016 Queen was escorted by Ruth Engelbart in Ruth’s convertible. Jackie was voted Queen by her peers during our Fair Days. Unfortunately, Harold Isley, the Vintage Hills King was unable to participate in the parade. Residents from Vintage Hills followed Jackie and Ruth in the Vintage Hills van in the 3 […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – We are pleased with Vintage Hills.

Mom and dad are doing well at this community. They seem to like it here. My parents like the food and they bring dad’s meals to the room. They do a good job with their laundry. They offer daily activities and the community is clean. There is a nurse that checks on them weekly and […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Staff Go Above and Beyond

When we first walked through the door, I knew this place was it! This place has an outdoor area with a garden, my friend loves mending it. The place is top of the line, beautiful and awesome. It is always spotless and the staff go over and beyond and keep my friend occupied. The food […]

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Caring.com Review – The staff was absolutely friendly.

We found a community for my father. It is called Vintage Hills of Indianola. I just thought it was great. My dad is going to be there in the fall. The staff was absolutely friendly. They were really kind. My dad said he wouldn’t move in without his dog, and at Vintage Hills, they were […]

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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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