Watercrest at St. Lucie West

279 NW California Boulevard, Port St Lucie, FL 34986

Watercrest St. Lucie West is a brand-new Assisted Living and Memory Care community in St. Lucie. They focus on caring for their residents with compassion and kindness. The artful and modern design of the community flows from the inside out. It is beautiful and welcoming at the same time. Residents have a variety of activities and on-site amenities to enjoy. Dining al fresco, enjoying a signature label wine tasting, relaxing at the spa and watching the sunset over the lake can all happen in a day at St. Lucie West.

Details You Should Know

Care Types Provided
Assisted Living, Memory Care
Pricing Tier
Location Type
Apartments Furnished
Assisted Living - 102 Apartments, Memory Care -26 Apartments

General Information

Watercrest St. Lucie West is the newest, most innovative Assisted Living community in the St. Lucie area. The community has a fresh, country-club feel.  It is tastefully designed with tasteful colors and patterns but feels very comfortable and welcoming.

St. Lucie West offers all-day dining in their open, restaurant-style dining room. They have a Bistro where they do wine tastings of their signature Watercrest label wine. Residents can also dine al fresco near the pool if they choose. Large activity and sitting rooms are available to relax, gather with friends or join in an activity. If residents feel the need to relax and unwind, they are able to visit a full service spa and salon. Residents also have access to grand patios and courtyards with comfortable, cozy chairs to sit in and enjoy a sunset and the balmy Florida weather.

Beautiful surroundings are important, but quality of care is also of utmost importance at Watercrest St. Lucie West. The staff are all Certified Dementia Practitioners and receive on-going training and education. Employees are selected carefully based on experience and desire to serve the elderly. Prospective staff members go through an extensive interview process. St. Lucie West wants only the best, experienced, kind and compassionate staff serving their residents.

Pricing & Financials

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

    Studio: Varies by care type

    One Bedroom: Varies by care type

    Two Bedroom: Varies by care type

Lease Terms


Pet Fee

Yes, small pets are allowed in Assisted Living and require a $500 deposit

*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 enjoy freshly prepared meals three times a day. The chef utilizes fresh, seasonal ingredients. Dining for Assisted Living is in the dining room, the Bistro or pool side. Those in Memory Care are served in the neighborhood dining rooms, family-style and in smaller groups. The choices change daily and offer a wide variety of options from which to choose.

Care Services/Staffing: Licensed nurses are on site 24 hours a day and they handle medications, not med-techs. Licensed nurses have their eyes on the residents multiple times per day so that a change of condition would be noticed quickly. All staff are Certified Dementia Practitioners and Department Heads are well seasoned and experienced. Staff members are selected carefully and must have a servant heart and desire to work with the senior population.

Room Features:

  • Assisted Living
    • Kitchenette
    • Spacious apartments
    • Cable TV
    • Housekeeping
    • Utilities included
    • Washer and Dryer in apartment
    • High ceilings
    • Spa showers
  • Memory Care
    • Private rooms
    • Private bathrooms
    • All-inclusive care
    • Housekeeping
    • Laundry

Building Features: The building looks modern from the outside but is very welcoming and homey on the inside. There are large, open areas for residents to enjoy, open dining, Bistro, wine tasting, swimming pool, Salon/Spa, and a gym. The community also has a beautiful lake view out the back as well as a signature water wall, multiple fireplaces and outdoor living spaces.

Community Amenities & Activities


  • Full service salon/spa
  • Housekeeping services
  • Laundry and linen service
  • Parking
  • Concierge service
  • Pool
  • Lake front location
  • Bistro
  • Wine tasting
  • Al fresco dining
  • Call system

Activities: Residents will participate in a full calendar of activities including games, walking groups, art classes, exercise programs, and community outings to local attractions. Activities will be displayed throughout the community and calendars are sent to the residents and their families every month.


Watercrest St. Lucie West is located right in the middle of St. Lucie West in a mixed commercial and residential area, close to the 95 Freeway. Residents are welcome to walk or drive their scooters to the shopping center across the street which includes Walmart, Ross, Walgreens, Panera, Starbucks, TGI Fridays and lots of other small stores. Golf courses, parks and even the ballpark where the Mets complete their spring training are all within a short drive of the community.

Local attractions

Parks, Beaches & Trails:

  • McChesney Park
  • Turtle Run Park
  • Oak Hammock Park
  • Middle Cove Beach
  • Walton Rocks Beach/Dog Park

Shopping: There is a large shopping center right across the street from the community that has several large stores and small eateries including Walmart, Ross Dress for Less and Starbucks. Grocery stores are within a few miles and there are several fast food establishments, banks and other small businesses within a few blocks of the community.

Things to do:

  • First Data Field
  • River Lilly Cruises
  • Saint Lucie River Aquatic Preserve
  • McKee Botanical Garden
  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park
  • Magic Kingdom Park

Nearest hospitals & doctors

Martin Emergency Center at St. Lucie West

1095 St Lucie W Blvd.

Port St Lucie, FL 34986

Martin Memorial Health Systems

3237 SW Port St Lucie Blvd

Port St Lucie, FL 34953

St. Lucie Medical Center

1800 SE Tiffany Ave.

Port St Lucie, FL 34952

Nearest places of worship

Sunlight Community Church

477 SW Cashmere Blvd.

Port St Lucie, FL 34986

Nativity Episcopal Church

1151 SW Del Rio Blvd.

Port St Lucie, FL 34953

First United Methodist Church

260 SW Prima Vista Blvd.

Port St Lucie, FL 34983

Community FAQ

Does Watercrest St. Lucie West require a long-term contract?

No, Watercrest St. Lucie only requires a month-to-month contract.

What types of health assessments are performed routinely?

Before a resident is able to move into the community, an assessment is performed. Once they move in, another is performed and then again at 30 days after moving in. A personalized service plan is put in place when the resident moves in and regular assessments are done every 90 days to 6 months going forward. If a change of condition is noticed, a care conference will be called to update the service plan as needed.

What types of community events does Watercrest St. Lucie West  offer?

Watercrest St. Lucie West will offer several options to their residents out in the community, including but not limited to dining out, cultural events and visits to local attractions. Transportation is provided by the community.

Are the apartments furnished at Watercrest St. Lucie West ?

No, apartments are not furnished. Residents are able to personalize their apartments to their liking.

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 St. Lucie West  able to accommodate a special diet?

Special diets will be accommodated for residents in Memory Care, according to a doctor’s orders. Residents in Assisted Living are welcome to visit with our culinary staff.

Are pets allowed at Watercrest St. Lucie West ?

Yes, in Assisted Living, small pets are allowed and a $500 pet deposit is required.

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Phone: 772-877-2596