Watercrest Lake Nona – Orlando, FL

9682 Lake Nona Village Place, Orlando, FL 32827

Watercrest Lake Nona is a community that feels and looks high-end, more importantly, it has heart. The staff is well-trained and dedicated to serving the residents. The finishes and decor are upscale, comfortable and inviting. Small details like washers and dryers in every Assisted Living apartment, a pizza oven and wine bar set Watercrest Lake Nona apart from the competition. All of the residents are encouraged to be social and active. Daily activities, community outings and on-site amenities combine to create a warm, fun and enticing atmosphere.

Details You Should Know

Care Types Provided
Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
Pricing Tier
Location Type
Apartments Furnished
12742 View Inspection Report
80 Total (56 Assisted Living, 24 Memory Care)

General Information

Watercrest Lake Nona has the upscale feel of a luxury resort with the personal care that makes it feel like home. The community welcomes Assisted Living and Memory Care residents and strives to serve everyone that enters its doors by closely following their mission statement of Welcome, Care and Serve. Staff members are sought out that have a compassionate heart and a desire to work with seniors.  All staff members are Certified Dementia Practitioners and receive on-going training and education.

In addition to the highly-trained staff, Watercrest Lake Nona is a beautiful place to live. Little touches like a water-wall, a grand piano, a full service salon/spa and an outdoor fireplace set Lake Nona apart from other communities in the area. Residents in Assisted Living will find a washer and dryer in each apartment, which is a rarity in most communities. Other amenities include vaulted ceilings, a wine bar, Bistro dining, a pizza oven with made to order pizza and a private dining room which can be reserved for special occasions.

Residents in Memory Care benefit from a circular-shaped layout, to assist those who might be exit seeking and it also helps reduce anxiety. The residents are involved and encouraged to stay social by engaging in stimulating activities. There is a large sunroom for the residents to enjoy, music therapy, singing, dancing, and a beauty salon. Another small touch is the use of blue lights on the walls at night. It provides enough light for them to go to the restroom but not enough to wake them up.

Watercrest Lake Nona strives to provide a luxury, comfortable setting for their residents to enjoy and relax. The attention to small details and personal devotion of the staff members truly set Watercrest Lake Nona apart from other communities.

Pricing & Financials

  • Community Fee $2,500 one-time, non-refundable fee
  • Assisted Living

    Studio: Starting at $3,775/month

    One Bedroom: Please inquire

    Two Bedroom: Please inquire

Lease Terms


Pet Fee


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

Community Details

Dining: Residents in both Assisted Living and Memory Care are served three, chef-prepared meals a day. Memory Care residents are served family-style in smaller neighborhoods and snacks are available between meals. Assisted Living residents are seated in a restaurant-style dining room and waited on by servers who offer a variety of choices each day. Residents in Assisted Living can dine in the main dining room or at the Bistro. There is also a wine bar available to the residents in Assisted Living and Watercrest private label wine is served.

Care Services/Staffing: Caregivers are carefully interviewed and chosen based on their experience and desire to work with seniors. Each employee is a Certified Dementia Practitioner and receives on-going training and education.

Room Features

Assisted Living:

  • Utilities included
  • Cable included
  • High ceilings
  • Spa showers
  • Call system
  • Studio, one and two bedroom apartments
  • Kitchenettes
  • Washer and Dryer
  • Granite Countertops

Memory Care:

  • Private apartments
  • Private bathrooms
  • Residents able to personalize their apartment

Building Features: Watercrest Lake Nona feels like living at an upscale resort. Large, comfortable sitting areas are framed with high ceilings and a glass waterfall. The main sitting area has a grand piano for the residents to play or it can programmed to play. The community offers a wine bar, Bistro, pizza oven, private dining room, pool, spa, community room, outdoor fireplace with comfortable seating for the residents to relax and enjoy. The Memory Care portion of the community is circular so as to allow residents to walk and avoid confusion. A large, airy sunroom allows residents to get exposure to sunlight. Apartments are kept simple to avoid confusion.

Community Amenities & Activities


  • Housekeeping services
  • Laundry and linen service
  • Wine Bar
  • Gym
  • Concierge
  • Pool
  • Parking
  • Restaurant-style dining
  • Maintenance services
  • Utilities included
  • Transportation
  • Pet friendly
  • Salon/Spa services on site


  • Fishing
  • Beaches
  • Casino trips
  • Ball games
  • Walking Club
  • Yoga Club
  • Brain Fitness
  • Painting with wine
  • Happy Hour
  • Live entertainment
  • Bible study
  • Cirque du Soleil


Watercrest Lake Nona is nestled in an upscale area of Orlando, surrounded by many residential neighborhoods, schools and parks. The location is perfect for those who want to feel like they are in a small town but still want access to all the amenities that a big city, like Orlando, has to offer. World class shopping, sports venues and local attractions are within a short drive. Orlando International Airport is within 10 miles and there are several restaurants and small shopping centers within a couple miles of the community.

Local attractions

Parks, Beaches & Trails:

  • Northlake Park at Lake Nona
  • Lake Nona
  • East Lake Park
  • Southport Community Park
  • Isle of Pine Preserve

Shopping: Orlando offers several different shopping options, including Lee Vista Promenade which includes stores such as homegoods, Michaels, Petco and Ross. There are also several shopping malls including The Florida Mall which is more upscale and includes the Apple Store, BCBG, Macy’s, Dillard’s, The Disney Store, Armani Exchange, Gap and much more.

Things to do:

  • Nona Blue Modern Tavern
  • Valencia College of Lake Nona
  • KOA Camping
  • Eagle Creek
  • Cape Canaveral
  • Disneyworld Resort
  • Sea World
  • Universal Resort

Nearest hospitals & doctors

Orlando VA Medical Center

13800 Veterans Way

Orlando, FL 32827

Florida Hospital, Health Park- Lake Nona

9975 Tavistock Lakes Blvd.

Orlando, FL 32827

Florida Hospital Kissimmee

2450 N Orange Blossom Trail

Kissimmee, FL 34744

Nearest places of worship

Lock Haven Baptist Church

14246 Boggy Creek Rd.

Orlando, FL 32824

ReThink Life Church- Lake Nona Campus

12500 Narcoossee Rd.

Orlando, FL 32832

Spring of Life United Methodist Church

11101 Moss Park Rd.

Orlando, FL 32832

Community FAQ

Does Watercrest Lake Nona require a long-term contract?

No, Watercrest Lake Nona operates on a  month-to-month contract.

What types of health assessments are performed routinely?

Before a resident moves into the community, as assessment is performed. Another assessment is performed upon moving into the community and then again 30 days after move in. A personalized service plan is created upon moving into the community and will be updated every 6 months moving forward, unless there is a change of condition.

What types of community events does Watercrest Lake Nona offer?

The residents at Watercrest Lake Nona like to stay active and are able to attend museums, performances like Cirque du Soleil, casinos, ball games and much more. The close proximity to downtown Orlando allows frequent outings. Watercrest Lake Nona offers several activities within the community as well and they are frequent and tailored to the residents’ wants and requests.

Are the apartments furnished at Watercrest Lake Nona ?

No, the apartments are not furnished. Residents are able to personalize their own space and make it their own.

Is there a licensed nurse on staff at all times?

Yes, a licensed nurse and highly trained staff are on-site 24 hrs per day, 7 days per week.

Is Watercrest Lake Nona able to accommodate a special diet?

Special diets are able to be accommodated in Memory Care, as directed by a doctor. Assisted Living residents are able to make their own dietary choices from a variety of offerings.

Are pets allowed at Watercrest Lake Nona ?

Yes, pets are allowed in Assisted Living and there is a $500 pet deposit. Residents must be able to care for their own pets.

Request Additional Info

Phone: 407-226-3113