Las Villas Del Norte – Escondido, CA

1325 Las Villas Way, Escondido, CA 92026

Since 1997, Las Villas Del Norte has been serving residents as an Elmcroft Senior Living Community in the “Hidden Valley” of San Diego, Escondido. It offers accommodations in Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care with additional housing for health and rehabilitation as needed.

With both private or shared apartments and personalized care in a cozy home-like setting, residents can use their time to enjoy a “comfortable and care free lifestyle.” While there are a total of 206 rooms at the community, it looks and feels like a tight-knit senior community.

Details You Should Know

Care Types Provided
Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Nursing Home
Pricing Tier
Location Type
Apartments Furnished
374603021, 080000307 View Inspection Report

General Information

Las Villas Del Norte is an Elmcroft Senior Living Community in Escondido of San Diego, CA. It provides accommodations in Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, and a Vintage Club for residents who require additional health and rehabilitation care. Residents have access to 24-hour care from both nurses and medical technicians.

The common areas are clean and organized. There is a delightful sitting area in the lobby with sofas and a game room just down the hall. Residents may walk the property freely, except for a secured area of the building that is reserved for residents in Memory Care.

Las Villas Del Norte recognizes its residents who are military veterans with a “Gallery of Honor” wall that features pictures from their military service. The “Gallery of Dreams” shows a number of pictures from experiences where residents could pursue a lifelong dream.

Pricing & Financials

  • Community Fee $2,000
  • Assisted Living

    Studio: Starting at Pricing Range $2,310 - $7,200

Lease Terms

Month to month

Pet Fee

Please contact community for more detail.

*All prices listed above are "starting at" monthly estimates. Monthly resident fees may be higher depending on the level of care required.

Community Details


At Las Villas Del Norte, residents can enjoy up to three meals per day as well as three complimentary snacks and beverages (coffee, tea, juice, etc.).

At the center of the first floor is the dining room, which is open between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. with a full wait staff. All meals are low in sodium. The menu fluctuates every week. In addition, Las Villas Del Norte offers a soup and salad bar, plus a fully-stocked bistro with other food options.

  • Cafe or Bistro
  • Guest meals
  • International cuisine
  • Meal Preparation and Service
  • Meals Included In Base Rent
  • Additional Meals Available
  • Daily snacks
  • Private dining room
  • Professional chef
  • Room service
  • Accommodates special diets

Care Services/Staffing:

In the “Senior Living” section, residents in Independent Living and Assisted Living may schedule their own agendas and request support where needed. Heartland Living Village offers care and support to Alzheimer’s and dementia care. Vintage Club provides a full team of nursing professionals, which also includes a health and rehabilitation center for those who need it.

There are 4 levels of care that apply to every Assisted Living and Memory Care resident. Prior to moving in the staff will perform a personalized assessment, which determines the exact needs and total cost. Services include bathing, escorting, medication management, diabetes care, therapeutic diets, mental health, and communication. The staffing at Las Villas Del Norte depends on the number of residents in the community and the care needs of each resident. The nursing staff is available 24/7.

Room Features:

  • Accessible showers w/ sink and toilet
  • Heating and A/C
  • All utilities, basic cable TV and internet
  • 24-hour emergency response system
  • Weekly housekeeping and linen services
  • Activities and outings

Community Amenities & Activities

Building Features:

The senior community at Las Villas Del Norte in Escondido, CA has a central location and offers a peaceful setting with little traffic noise. All of the rooms have a modern design. While some of the rooms may have a view of Las Villas Way, every room has a view of the landscaping on the other side of the building. Every hallway is wide enough to accommodate wheelchairs and walkers.


  • Beautician onsite
  • Housekeeping services
  • Laundry and linen service
  • Parking/valet
  • Concierge service
  • Located close to restaurants
  • Located close to shopping centers
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Heated pool w/ water aerobics
  • Restaurant-style dining room
  • Billiards/ pool room
  • TV/ media room
  • Courtyard w/ benches
  • Living room


  • Games and puzzles
  • Arts & crafts
  • Religious services
  • Gardening club
  • Movie nights
  • Nature walks
  • Fitness
  • Arts & crafts
  • Nature walks
  • Outings

Other Features/Amenities:

  • Housekeeping
  • Activities
  • Medication management
  • Laundry services
  • “The Port of Call” program gives each resident the chance to enjoy cultural activities and cuisine from around the world.
  • The “Walking Tall” Program helps residents with balance to decrease the risks of falling.
  • The “Second Wind Dreams” program makes the dreams of residents a reality. Events include reuniting with loved ones, returning to a past favorite fishing spot, swimming with dolphins or performing in a ballet.


As a matter of convenience, the Las Villas Del Norte is easily accessible off I-15 and El Norte Parkway. Residents can enjoy modern conveniences like shopping centers, Starbucks, a number of restaurants, plus Orfila Vineyards, Grand Avenue shopping and the California Center for the Arts. In addition, there are many regional attractions like the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Escondido is a small town with an urban feel. If residents would like to have a change of scenery, a short drive to the west provides a number of options for activities and events in Carlsbad.

Local attractions

  • Orfila Vineyards & Winery
  • Queen Califia’s Magical Circle
  • California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Parks, Beaches & Trails:

  • Grape Day Park
  • Grove Park
  • El Norte Park
  • Felicita County Park
  • Carlsbad State Beach


  • Grand Avenue street shopping
  • Escondido Promenade
  • Westfield North County Mall

Things to do:

  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park
  • Palomar Mountain State Park
  • San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum

Nearest hospitals & doctors

Scripps Coastal Medical Center Escondido

488 E Valley Pkwy #411

Escondido, CA 92025

Palomar Health

2227 Enterprise St

Escondido, CA 92029

Temecula Valley Hospital    

31700 Temecula Pkwy

Temecula, CA 92592

Nearest places of worship

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

1250 Borden Rd

San Marcos, CA 92069

Summit Church

292 E Barham Dr # 202

San Marcos, CA 92078

First Congregational Church    

1800 N Broadway

Escondido, CA 92026

Community FAQ

Does Las Villas Del Norte require a long-term contract?

No. No long-term contracts at Las Villas Del Norte. Residents must provide a 30-day notice.

What types of health assessments are performed routinely?

The staff at Las Villas Del Norte will complete an initial assessment to produce a customized health plan. It will also perform new assessments no more than 30 days prior to move in, 30 days after move in and every 6 months thereafter.

What types of community events does Las Villas Del Norte offer?

Community events include scenic drives, trips to the movie theater, shopping, local events, and other activities in the North County area.

Are the apartments furnished at Las Villas Del Norte?

Upon request, Las Villas Del Norte can provide furniture such as a bed and night stand.

Is there a licensed nurse on staff at all times?

Yes, there is a nursing staff at Las Villas Del Norte (12-hour shifts). Caregivers are available at all times of the day. Plus, it has a medical doctor on call.

Is Las Villas Del Norte able to accommodate a special diet?

Yes. It can make special accommodations for residents with dietary restrictions such as low sugar, low sodium and vegetarian.

Are pets allowed at Las Villas Del Norte?

Yes. It allows both cats and dogs. For inquiries about other types of animals, please contact the staff at Las Villas Del Norte directly. Family members may also bring their pets to visit.

Request Additional Info

Phone: (760) 670-4585