Independent Living

At the Hermitage on Virginia’s Eastern Shore, we want the golden years of your life to be carefree and comfortable. We want you to have the time to spend your days as you choose, free from the burdens of time-consuming home maintenance and chores, and confident you have a place that provides you with everything you need – at every level of care – for your retirement days. We provide a variety of exceptional services, amenities and social opportunities in your monthly fee, including:

  • Delicious and nutritious prepared meals
  • Pet friendly
  • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning
  • Housekeeping and laundry
  • Dedicated, 24-hour staffing
  • On-site amenities, such as library, salon/barber shop and computer center with internet access
  • Utilities that include water, cable, electric and heating and air-conditioning

Focus on Having Fun

At the Hermitage, independent-living residents say goodbye to tedious chores, mandatory maintenance and life’s daily bothers. Instead, you can focus on the fun. Every day new opportunities arise for friendship and life experiences, giving you the freedom to do what you want to do. We encourage you to visit us and see everything that Independent Living at the Hermitage offers.


Studio Residences

Our spacious studio apartments feature a private bath and allow you to enjoy retirement living at the Hermitage at a cost-effective price. Your comfortable apartment is steps away from numerous activities, social interaction and gorgeous open space. At the Hermitage, we take care of the chores, maintenance and cooking so you can focus on thing you really want to do.

Wonderful Views

The unique natural beauty of our Eastern Shore location on 98 acres is framed in every window. Captivating views of neighboring farmland and blooming trees and flowers, lend an expansive feeling to individual apartment homes as well as community rooms. Truly, the Hermitage is home.


One Bedroom Apartments

If you prefer a bit more space, our one-bedroom apartment is the choice for you. The one-bedroom plan offers varying layout options. Picture yourself visiting with family and friends in your light-filled home with large windows that bring the outdoors of the Eastern Shore in. Some apartments feature a kitchenette, which makes entertaining easy. As with all of our apartments, the one-bedroom units are equipped with everyday conveniences such as satellite TV hookup and emergency call systems.