Senior Living in Chicago - Balcony View from the Admiral

Elevated Senior Living on Chicago’s Lakefront

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

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

Start exploring Chicago’s most elevated senior living community.

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 residences that you can custom design for the perfect forever home.

Transition to Senior Living

Save on Healthcare Today

Save up to $12k on Assisted Living and Memory Support. We have immediate availability!

Plan Well to Live Well

The Admiral at the Lake’s wait and ready list is easy and obligation-free. Joining now is the best way to ensure that your preferred apartment style is secured for when you are ready to make the move, whether that’s 6 months or 5 years from now.

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, lifelong learning opportunities 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.

Plated meal

Experience elevated cuisine using the freshest ingredients.

Resident swimming laps

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

The Admiral earns Platinum SAGECare Credential

Connect with Chicago’s Senior Living Experts

The Admiral at the Lake’s Residency Counselors are here to help you plan a senior living experience that fits your current and future needs.


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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