Barkley Place

Based on 41 reviews |Ranked #5 of 67 communities in Fort Myers

36 Barkley Circle, Fort Myers, FL, 33907



Barkley Place is an assisted living community located in Fort Myers that offers senior living and care services.

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Category Ratings

  • Service

    1 Total Reviews
  • Food

    10 Total Reviews
  • Rooms

    6 Total Reviews
  • Staff

    26 Total Reviews
  • Care

    2 Total Reviews
  • Cleanliness

    8 Total Reviews

Barkley Place Amenities

    Barkley Place Price

    Estimated Monthly Cost of $3,045

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    Average cost of assisted living within 20 miles$3,045/month
    Fort Myers average cost of assisted living$3,045/month
    Florida average cost of assisted living$3,045/month

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    Barkley Place Fort Myers FL

    Located in sunny Fort Myers, FL, Barkley Place offer premier senior living just minutes away from world-class shopping opportunities, fine dining, and beach fun. With comfortable sun porches, spacious balconies, and tastefully-landscaped gardens, Barkley Place offers resort-style living where older adults can relax and enjoy the Florida weather. 

    At Barkley Place, retirement is about more than exceptional long-term care. The community believes staying active plays an important role in the third act of a person’s life. They encourage residents to learn new things and interact with each other by offering an ever-changing calendar of social events for them to enjoy. Residents can pick and choose which events they want to go to, creating a full schedule of fun to help them live their lives to the fullest. 

    Barkley Place’s social activities are different every day, featuring events that span a wide spectrum of interests and hobbies. For example, older adults who want to express themselves creatively can take a painting lesson, or they can challenge their friends at their favorite board game during one of the community’s tournaments. When they want to share valuable bonding time with their friends, they can go to a classic movie screening or listen to an engaging musical performance. The community’s other popular social events include: 

    • Book clubs 
    • Group outings 
    • Devotional time and prayer groups 
    • Fitness classes and exercise programs 
    • Guest speakers and lectures

    In addition to their social events calendar, Barkley Place offers a variety of on-campus amenities designed to make life at the senior living community as carefree as possible. For example, they can style their hair at the on-campus hair salon or they can take a dip in the community’s heated swimming pool. If they want to meet new friends and casually socialize with their peers, they can enjoy happy hour in the club room and play a game of billiards. When they want to enjoy quiet time, they can check out a book from the library or take a peaceful stroll through the beautifully decorate gardens, featuring a courtyard and a stunning fountain. 

    The community offers an on-campus restaurant where residents enjoy homestyle breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. The kitchen staff is highly-trained professionals, preparing delicious meals and seasonal tastes residents love. Their recipes change daily, featuring classic favorites like cinnamon french toast, baked chicken with green beans, and meatloaf with mashed potatoes. If a person needs to substitute part of their meal to accommodate special dietary requirements (like a gluten-free or kosher diet), they can request something more suitable. 

    When a person moves into the community, they can choose from eight spacious floor plans, including studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments. The studio apartments are popular for people who want to downsize from a house or large condo, giving them a manageable, welcoming place to enjoy their retirement. One and two-bedroom apartments are larger with more storage, ideal for people who want a little more room to grow while they live there. Floor plans are available first come, first serve so it is important for prospective residents to find out if their preferred floor plan is available before they apply to the community. Families can learn more about available floor plans by using the link above to make an inquiry. 

    Each apartment is one-of-a-kind with a special personality of its own. Regardless of the floor plan a person chooses, each unit comes with: 

    • Kitchen/Kitchenette with cooking appliances and a full-size refrigerator 
    • Private bathrooms 
    • Walk-in closets 
    • Laundry hook-ups 
    • Cable television and internet hookups 
    • Balcony/Sunroom (most units) 
    • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning 
    • Large windows with stunning views of beautiful Fort Myers, FL 
    • Dining areas 
    • Closets 
    • Emergency call systems

    To learn more about Barkley Place’s long-term care services, their senior living apartments, or their convenient location, use the links above to make an inquiry or schedule a tour. By touring the community, prospective residents can learn more about being a Barkley Place resident, seeing the apartments, community rooms, and gardens in-person. They can taste the restaurant’s meals and take a look at the fitness room, giving them a closer look at life at Barkey Place. The staff is happy to answer questions, explaining what sets Barkley Place apart from other assisted living facilities and independent living communities in the area. 

    For more information, read the frequently asked questions (FAQ) below. 

    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

    Q:  Does Barkley Place offer a memory care program for people living with Alzheimer's and dementia? 

    No. Barkley Place offers independent senior living and assisted living (personal care). They do not have a dedicated memory care community or memory care program like some assisted living facilities and independent living communities in Fort Myers. If a prospective resident needs Alzheimer's care or dementia care to manage their memory impairments, they can speak with Barkley Place's care advisers for a recommendation. 

    Q:  Can I receive ongoing skilled nursing care at Barkley Place? 

    No. Barkley Place does not offer skilled nursing care or ongoing medical attention. As an assisted living community, they are not licensed to provide medical care and are not equipped to do so. 

    Q: Does Barkley Place offer around-the-clock care? 

    Yes! Barkley Place residents can request assistance whenever they need it thanks to Barkley Place's twenty-four-hour staff. They provide around-the-clock care, assisting residents with emergencies and their activities of daily living when residents need it the most. 

     Q: Does Barkley Place offer on-campus wellness programs? 

    Yes! At Barkley Place, residents can participate in dozens of wellness programs, including fitness classes and nutrition lectures. For more information about wellness programs (and other amenities) at Barkley Place, use the link above to make an inquiry.  

    Q: Does Barkley Place offer short-term care programs for people who usually receive in-home care?

    Yes! Older adults who receive in-home care can stay at Barkley Place for up to 30 consecutive days as part of their respite care program. Respite care guests get help with their activities of daily living like assisted living residents and are invited to participate in the community's social events. For more information about short-term care at Barkley Place, use the link above to make an inquiry.  


    From The Owner

    Barkley Place Senior Living is located in a quiet, charming neighborhood, with shopping, restaurants and local attractions just around the corner. From the beautiful sun porches, balconies, and landscaped grounds, to the fitness center, library, pool, and social gathering spaces, we offer premium amenities that help you live a full life. We understand our residents want to do the things they love the most, and every day here is filled with activity and possibility. We have been serving For Myers area residents for more than 20 years. We stand out among the other independent and assisted living communities, because the dedicated, compassionate nature of our staff truly sets us apart. Listening. Serving. Caring. These things matter to you, and they mean everything to us. Learn more about your care needs and which options are the best fit. Take Our Survey Keep Reading

    Contact Information

    Community Website

    (971) 373-4525

    36 Barkley Circle, Fort Myers, FL, 33907

    Rankings & Reviews

    FamilyAssets Reviews for Barkley Place

    We have 7 review(s) for this provider.

    Nate at 12 Nov 2018:
    My father in law lived at Barkley Place for a couple of years and the staff and community are both amazing. Such a caring group of people . The entire staff is so caring and professional. The residents seem very comfortable and always have lots to do.

    Laura at 12 Nov 2018:
    There is simply no better place in Fort Myers for senior living than Barkley Place. From the activities to food to maintenance of the beautiful building, NOTHING falls between the cracks. Residents are treated with kindness, love and compassion, the Exec Director is hands on and the food is delicious. Families are kept well informed and the atmosphere is filled with energy. You can rest easy knowing your loved one lives at Barkley Place. It’s been a godsend to our family.

    Marie at 09 Nov 2018:
    I live in Barkley Place. I love my apartment because it's light and bright and suits me. I love the help here. They are always so considerate and kind.

    Joan at 09 Nov 2018:
    I like the people that work and live here. I like Happy Hour. I like the fact that I can eat breakfast early. The AL nurses take good care of me.

    Anna Mae at 09 Nov 2018:
    I live at Barkley Place. My favorite thing about Barkley Place are the people that work here because they always help me. I love the singer Pat Nolen when he comes.

    Joe at 09 Nov 2018:
    I like the help at Barkley Place. Tina, Jan, Cindy and Anita are all really good here.

    Tina at 09 Nov 2018:

    FamilyAssets Review at 2018-07-01:
    FamilyAssets looked at 41 reviews and calculated that Barkley Place has a weighted rating of 4.763 which makes it the #5 ranked community within 20 miles of Fort Myers, Florida.

    Compare Barkley Place to Nearby Facilities

    Barkley Place is ranked 2 out of 18 total assisted living communities in the city of Fort Myers, 5 out of 67 communities within 20 mile radius and 26 out of 1000 communities within the state of Florida.

    2nd out of 18
    Fort Myers Assisted Living
    Top 11% of 18 assisted living facilities in Fort Myers
    5th out of 67
    Assisted Living within 20 miles
    Top 7% of 67 assisted living facilities within 20 miles
    26th out of 1000
    Florida Assisted Living
    Top 3% of 1000 assisted living facilities in Florida

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    5.00 average score on other platforms from 3 total reviews

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