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The Montecito Santa Fe

500 Rodeo Road, Santa Fe, NM 87505

Independent Living Assisted Living Memory Care
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(800) 780-8101

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(505) 428-7777

Estimated Pricing

Estimated $3,442
One Bedroom
Estimated $4,335
Two Bedroom
Estimated $5,331

Price Comparison

  • Average City Price: $4,280
  • Average State Price: $3,580
  • Average National Price: $4,181

  • The Montecito Santa Fe Description

    The Montecito Santa Fe is a large 52 bed community that offers independent living, assisted living and memory care and is about 3.5 miles outside Santa Fe, New Mexico. Residents who live at the facility are able to choose from a range of studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom room layouts.

    The community has an average rating of 7.5 out of 10 making it the 10th highest rated community in the city out of 14 communities. See more information on reviews.

    To find information about the surrounding area including weather, crime, health facilities, parks, and more you can explore the neighborhood here.

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    Care Types at Community

    This community offers the following types of care

    Independent Living

    Independent living offers seniors the freedom to enjoy their retirement in a supportive community setting, with amenities and activities tailored to their active lifestyle.

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    Assisted Living

    Assisted living offers a supportive community environment with personalized care and assistance for seniors who value their independence but need help with daily activities.

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    Memory Care

    Memory care offers specialized support for seniors with Alzheimer's and dementia, focusing on safety, personalized care, and enhancing life quality.

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    Community Reviews

    The Montecito Santa Fe
    Based on My Caring Plan's proprietary scoring, including 53 reviews across the web


  • Ranking in City: 9 out of 14 communities in Santa Fe
  • Ranking in State: 116 out of 201 communities in NM
  • Food and Dining A

    Activities B

    Facility and Grounds B

    Care B

    Staff A

    Cleanliness A

    Review Summary

    The following is an AI generated summary of the reviews of the community from across the web.

    Review Summary:

    • A former employee reported experiencing harassment and bullying by superiors, including the executive chef, and claimed that complaints to HR and the Director were dismissed.
    • A visitor praised the facility for excellent food and responsive front desk staff, especially after a medication mishap, but noted issues with housekeeping maintaining light bulb supplies.
    • Concerns were raised about the wait staff making fun of residents, inadequate nursing staff certification and responsiveness, and a hostile work environment within the housekeeping department.
    • Another visitor expressed high satisfaction with the services and food offered at the facility.
    • The Montecito was recognized as The Best Senior Community in New Mexico for 2014.
    • A resident described the facility as a great place to work and live, highlighting the supportive community and staff.
    • A complaint was made about a resident not receiving medication for a month, along with concerns about communication and care standards.
    • One review simply described the facility as seeming nice without further details.


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    Initial evaluation

    Individualized service plan

    Activities of daily living

    Case management

    Comprehensive support services



    Daily reminders

    Assistance with meals

    24-hour concierge desk

    Maintenance services

    Weekly housekeeping

    Weekly personal and flat linen laundry service


    Planned activities

    Social and cultural events

    Individually tailored activities program


    Life enrichment events

    Community immersion

    Community Amenities

    State-of-the-art fitness room

    Personal instructor

    Private Arjo spa room

    Specially designed common areas

    Outdoor courtyards

    Secure courtyards

    Room Amenities


    Private full bathrooms

    Safety grab bars

    Smoke detectors

    Sprinkler systems

    Personal pendants


    Three meals a day

    Restaurant-style dining room

    Executive Chef

    Meal preparation

    Two meals provided daily



    Scheduled group and individual transportation

    Scheduled transportation services

    Multi-passenger van

    Luxury car transportation

    Reserved parking for residents

    Ample guest parking


    Pet-friendly environment

    What is in the Neighborhood

    General Area Overview
    • The closest city is Santa Fe which is 3.5 miles away and has a population of 84,099 (large town).
    • The average income is $89,212, which is very high compared to other zip codes.
    • Weather
      • High Temperature: 77
      • Low Temperature: 34
      • Average Temperature: 56.3
      • Day Breakdown: The area gets 66 days of rain, 28 days of snow and 269 days of sun
      • Precipitation: 0.6 inches a year

    Demographic Overview
    • The median age is 44.1 years old, very high compared to other cities.
    • 6.04% of the population are Veterans which is a high percentage of Veterans compared to other cities.
    • 16.44% of the population are Foreign-born which is a average percentage of Foreign-born compared to other cities.
    • The population is 2% American Indian and Alaska Native, 1% Asian, 1% Black or African-American, 35% Hispanic or Latino, and 59% White.

    Health and Safety Overview
    • The crime rate is 9.88 per 100 people which is very high compared to other cities.
      • Violent Crime: 2.0 incidents per 100 people
      • Property Crime: 6.84 incidents per 100 people
      • Drug-Related Crime: 0.25 incidents per 100 people

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    0.6 miles away
    1.4 miles away
    Food King
    1.7 miles away
    Amigos Latinos
    2.3 miles away
    Elianai Market
    2.4 miles away


    Zia Road
    0.7 miles away
    South Capitol
    2.5 miles away

    Bus Stations

    Cerrillos Rd. NS Calle Del Cielo
    2.6 miles away
    2.9 miles away


    Los Alamos National Bank
    1.4 miles away
    Wells Fargo
    1.6 miles away
    State Employees Credit Union
    1.7 miles away
    Washington Federal
    1.7 miles away
    Del Norte Credit Union
    1.7 miles away


    Christus Saint Vincent Regional Medical Center
    1.4 miles away
    Emergency Room
    1.5 miles away
    Santa Fe Indian Hospital
    2.3 miles away
    Presbyterian Santa Fe Medical Center
    4.3 miles away
    ER Entrance
    4.4 miles away


    1.5 miles away
    St. Vincent Outpatient Pharmacy
    1.6 miles away
    Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy
    2.5 miles away
    CVS Pharmacy
    2.5 miles away
    2.8 miles away


    Just For Grins
    0.5 miles away
    City Different Dentistry
    1.4 miles away
    Dentistry for Kids
    1.4 miles away
    Perfect Teeth
    1.5 miles away
    Zia Orthodontics
    2.6 miles away


    Plaza Entrada
    0.6 miles away
    Galisteo Park
    0.7 miles away
    Candelero Park
    0.7 miles away
    Brother Edward de Reina Park
    0.9 miles away
    Ragle Park
    1.0 miles away

    Places of Worship

    Historic San Isidro Catholic Church
    3.8 miles away
    Our Lady of Light Church Historic Site;Nuestra Señora de la Luz Church
    9.3 miles away


    Design Center Santa Fe
    3.3 miles away
    Santa Fe Place
    3.3 miles away
    Santa Fe Arcade
    3.5 miles away
    De Vargas Center
    3.8 miles away
    Fashion Outlets of Santa Fe
    4.8 miles away


    Coe Arts Center
    1.8 miles away
    Healing Garden Medical Art Complex
    1.9 miles away
    Greer Garson Theatre
    2.1 miles away
    Art Studios
    2.1 miles away
    Santa Fe Art Institute
    2.1 miles away


    The Double Dragon
    0.6 miles away
    0.6 miles away
    Tibet Kitchen
    0.6 miles away
    Pecos Trail Cafe
    1.3 miles away
    Kai Sushi
    1.5 miles away

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    This community is licensed by the state of NM. It is a large-sized community with 52 total beds.


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