Senior Living in Chicago - Balcony View from the Admiral

Elevated Senior Living on Chicago’s Lakefront

Retire in the city you love

Step out your door to acres of beautiful parkland and scenic city views at The Admiral at the Lake, Chicago Illinois’ most elevated senior living and retirement community.

Discover what city life at the lake can be for you!

Start exploring why many call The Admiral at the Lakes home.

Experience the city in all its brilliance – the stunning skyline, vibrant neighborhoods and a cultural depth that few other places in the world can offer.

Find information on our independent senior living options below and how The Admiral at the Lake supports its residents by providing a fulfilling retirement experience through beautiful residences, an active community, and a culture of living independently.

A warm toned living room with lake view

Custom Homes for Chicago Seniors

Learn more about the beautiful residence apartments that you can custom design for the perfect forever home.

Transition to Senior Living

Engaged Living, Active Retirement

Residents of The Admiral at the Lake are the heart of our senior living community.

Plan Today. Enjoy Tomorrow

The Embark Priority Program is the best way to ensure you secure your preferred apartment style for when you are ready to make the move – whether it’s six months or five years from now. Explore and experience our lifestyle, and save – even before you plan to move in.

We invite you to schedule a tour and visit our community. During your tour, you will get an overview of contract options, information about resident life and answers to any questions you may have.

Explore Life at The Admiral at the Lake

Senior couple in Chicago

Stay Connected to the people and places you love in Chicago, IL.

Plated meal

Experience elevated cuisine using the freshest ingredients.

Resident swimming laps

Lead a full and active life at The Admiral at the Lake.

Connect with Chicago’s Senior Living Experts

The Admiral at the Lake’s Residency Counselors are here to help with anything you need to know about the senior living experience.


Our team can provide the information you need.

Schedule a Tour

Experience The Admiral at the Lake with a personal tour

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Discover what’s new and interesting in our community.