The Fountains at Sea Bluffs

The Best Value in Dana Point Senior Living

The Fountains at Sea Bluffs, located in Dana Point, California is a luxurious seaside community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care on a large but intimate senior campus. Nearby Dana Point Harbor offers endless possibilities from whale watching to sailing, fishing or just catching a sunset at the beach. You’ll find all this plus upscale shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare.

In this friendly atmosphere we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and customized care. Choose from spacious condominiums with one, two, or three bedrooms, wonderfully appointed with a kitchen, large living room and bathrooms. Choose from Life Estate or a Fee Simple purchase, whichever arrangement best suits your needs.

In this community of friends – residents enjoy services and amenities that support an active, carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include a heated outdoor pool, fitness center with sauna, steam room and spa, wellness center, well-stocked library, arts and crafts studio, computer center, movie theater as well as a card and game room. Our services match that of a five star resort including 24-hour concierge services, catering and room service in addition to transportation services, just to name a few.

Love is Sweet

Valentine’s Day was full of activity and busy with things to do. At our Happy Hour in the evening, we had a band come in and play love songs and a dance floor was set up with a big balloon arch. The entire room was filled with balloons and everything was decorated in red and white. Each table was decorated with a […]

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Chocolate Class

Our Valentine’s Day started with a chocolate class in the afternoon. We melted white chocolate and dipped big strawberries in and then added sprinkles and drizzled salted caramel across them. We then ate a few and made more. We packaged them in champagne glasses and small boxes as gifts. Then, we all set out and delivered them to those […]

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Guess Who Came To Visit?

We had a surprise visit from Willie Nelson! It was a surprise to all of us here at The Fountains at Sea Bluffs. Who doesn’t love this guy?! One of the couples simply adores Willie Nelson and so the family made arrangements for this special visit.

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Resident Spotlight: Marise

During any night of the week you can usually find Marise at the piano in the fireside room playing. She loves to play piano at Happy Hour and plays beautifully. She was born and raised in Kansas, then moved to California and went to college. Marise graduated from USC and majored in music. She taught music for years. But […]

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Resident Spotlight: Marion Sandstrom

Long time Terrace resident, Marion Sandstrom is really enjoying our new Tuesday Tea Social. Marion is always anxious to taste whatever kind of cookie we are enjoying with our tea that day, she will say “Hey, I want some of that.” Once she has had a bite, she is always so thoughtful and says “That’s […]

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Resident Spotlight: Peter Crowhurst

Peter Crowhurst moved to The Fountains at Sea Bluffs in September 2014, residing in The Gardens. Peter has a great sense of humor and charming smile that lights up the room. Peter’s beautiful wife Susanna of 49 years visits daily adding excitement to our activities. Peter has always had a love for music and theater […]

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Chinese New Year Celebration

We celebrated Chinese New Year with a Chinese Themed Dinner. Yum! Our Chef went out of his way to make a fabulous dinner. We enjoyed Honey and Sesame Salmon that was delicious! The decorations were fabulous as well. A flying dragon hung in the air above the dining room and placemats with the Chinese zodiac were on each. The centerpieces […]

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Italian Themed Dinner

We had a fantastic Italian Dinner, tables were decorated with live basil plants that only one lucky resident at each table could take home. One of the centerpieces were of a can of tomato sauce that was emptied out and then the plant put in. The other was a terra cotta pot with the basil plant. The whole dining room […]

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Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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Lyons Air Museum

Everyone had a fantastic time at the Lyons Air Museum. The gentlemen were able to tell some stories about when they flew. Marc was a pilot and he flew and was thrilled to see some planes and be able to talk to our docent about them. Our docent had flown in a plane that we were looking at […]

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Crab Cooker

We took a drive to the Crab Cooker in Newport Beach. Everyone enjoyed their seafood dishes. The tables were in long rows and everyone just sat together with other folks that we didn’t even know. The food was outrageous. Residents said they would for sure come back here again.

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Original Soda Fountain

We headed up to Orange to go to one of the oldest still operating soda fountains located at the historic plaza in the center of Old Towne Orange. One of current residents, Scott Parker, used to own this establishment and has since sold it and retired here at The Fountains at Sea Bluffs in Dana Point. He […]

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Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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Veterans offer life lessons in service, featured in Healthy Aging.

We are thrilled to announce that we have received outstanding national coverage for our Veterans Life Lessons initiative in the Healthy Aging Magazine, published on November 11th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Celebrating Our Veterans Around the U.S. Watermark Retirement Communities Shares Vet Words of Wisdom From practical, lifesaving advice, “You […]

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What sounds good to eat?

Today, The Fountains at Sea Bluffs introduced Thrive Dining™ to its associates, Nayas and dining staff. What is Thrive Dining™? This revolutionary dining program restores the joy of dining for individuals living with physical and cognitive changes. Chef Paul and his staff used our own, high quality, freshly prepared menu items, and transformed them into incredibly tasty, nutritionally […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – My Mother is Well Cared For

My mother moved from another fountains [community] to this one and they made it a very smooth transition. We are very pleased with how these communities are run. The place is clean and the meals provided are very good. The staff are very friendly and take very good care of my mother. We are happy with our […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – A Loving Environment for My Mother

They have provided a loving environment for my mother. The caregivers truly care about the needs of each individual resident. I do feel that the cost is expensive but they are meeting all the needs of my mother. My mother is very active. She needs more activities which get her out doors and in the […]

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Yelp Review – I have peace of mind knowing mom is well attended to.

My mom moved into The Fountains less than a year ago when my stepdad passed away. She is so happy there! She enjoys the friends she has made, the exercise classes, the social activities, and the super friendly staff. It has given us so much peace of mind knowing she is well attended to, although […]

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Guess Who Came To Visit?

We had a surprise visit from Willie Nelson! It was a surprise to all of us here at The Fountains at Sea Bluffs. Who doesn’t love this guy?! One of the couples simply adores Willie Nelson and so the family made arrangements for this special visit.

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Girls Club from St. Edwards Church

St. Edwards Church is just a short walk from us and the girls club contacted us to see if they could come and carol for us. We love all the caroling on this holiday season and wish it would never end. The girls came and sang over in the Fireside Room and then in our Terrace area and […]

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Annual Holiday Party Highlights

We had our annual Holiday Party on Friday, December 9th. The community was decorated and every space was lit and glowed with bright and smiling faces. Residents and family members were invited to join as we celebrated the spirit of the season. The festivities began at 4pm and valet parking was there to take care of your vehicle. As you walked […]

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