The Fountains at The Carlotta

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The Best Value in Palm Desert Senior Living

The Fountains at The Carlotta, located in Palm Desert, California is a retirement community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living and Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing on a large but intimate 20-acre gated senior campus. The Fountains at The Carlotta is located just minutes from shopping, fine dining, entertainment and healthcare.

In this friendly atmosphere we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and customized care. Choose from a wide variety of apartments and Casitas, wonderfully appointed with a kitchen, large living room and bathroom.

Residents of The Fountains at The Carlotta enjoy services and amenities that support a carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include rose and cactus gardens, well-stocked library, computer center, full-service beauty salon and barber shop, billiards and game room, two outdoor swimming pools, a putting green, on-site physical, occupational and speech therapy, scheduled transportation services as well as a gourmet restaurant style dining room in addition to a private dining room.

St. Patrick’s Day

Our annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration was a hit with the lyrical styles of JJ Dion. This is JJ’s third year entertaining us here at The Carlotta. Besides the green beer, he is the added bonus to this celebration. We spent a great afternoon singing along to all of our favorite Irish tunes.

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Grandparents Tea

The residents came together with the help of Dining Services and Community Life to host a lovely Grandparents Tea. Every resident that attended was encouraged to bring photographs of their grandchildren and share memories of them. This was a lovely time spent with the residents.

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Putters Group

Twice a week our residents enjoy a morning of putting and socializing. This morning was no exception. Where some of the northern states are covered with snow we still enjoy sunny weather with snowcapped mountains…Southern California problems we suppose.

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Desert X Tour

Desert X has put the Coachella Valley on the art world map. Desert X is made of sixteen art exhibits that stretch from Palm Springs to the Salton Sea. The exhibits reflect various issues from climate change to starry skies, from Tribal culture, gaming, and golf. These works of art will only be display for […]

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Joshua Tree Excursion with Kerry Berman

Kerry Berman is a Certified Interpretive Guide that holds a popular Watermark University class here at The Fountains at The Carlotta. His tours are also very popular as well. This year he took us on a tour of Joshua Tree National Park. It was a lovely and informative afternoon going from the Sonoran Desert to […]

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Empire Polo Grounds Outing

This last Sunday was opening day for The Empire Polo Club. We rented our very own private cabana and our chef prepared a wonderful picnic lunch. The residents also enjoyed mimosas while soaking up the 70 degree Palm Springs weather. Mr. Bill Huerung and Community Life Director, Vanessa Villalobos participated in the Champagne Divot Stomp […]

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Executive Chef JC Marquez Presents – Chef’s Table at The Carlotta

We rolled the red carpet out for our very first Chef’s Table event here at The Carlotta. The Chef’s Table will be held twice a month hosted by our Dining Services team. A three course meal will be created by our Executive Chef, Juan Carlos Marquez, paired with wine and good company. Please come and […]

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Cinco de Mayo Fiesta

Cinco de Mayo honors the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco Mexican War in the 1860s. We celebrated with plenty of margaritas, beer and Mexican appetizers. Mariachi Nuevo Amanecer played a variety of Spanish songs plus a few American classics. What made the fiesta more memorable was […]

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Cinco de Mayo Fiesta!

The residents had a great time at our fiesta. They enjoyed everything from nachos to margaritas while listening to the music from Mariachi Nuevo Amanecer.

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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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100 years! Piece of Cake!

Happy 100th Birthday to Carlotta Resident Helen Mitchell!! Her birthday evening was spent in the lap of luxury, and she was the star of the night! A stretch limousine picked her and all her many friends up and wisked her away to be greeted by her large family at beautiful PGA West Country Club. They […]

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The Fountains at The Carlotta Receives Five-Star Rating

The Fountains at The Carlotta located in Palm Desert, California was the only Coachella Valley facility to receive a five-star rating, maintaining our perfect score that was received in 2014. An article written by the Desert Sun, www.desertsun.com published on February 20th, 2015 takes a closer look as to how we compare to other communities in the area. To read […]

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Caring.com Review – Friendly Staff and Clean Community

The Fountains at The Carlotta was clean, neat, and well organized. The people were very friendly. The rooms were very nice, and the one I am getting is going to be renovated. I was impressed with the place as it fits my needs.

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Caring.com Review – Lots of Amenities and Activities Galore

We visited The Fountains at The Carlotta. We were pleased with everything we found there. They had a card playing room, a library, and a main meeting room. Outside, there was a golf putting course, so we were very pleased with all the facilities. They also had two swimming pools. We saw the dining room […]

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Facebook Review – My Care Deserves a 5 Star Rating

After a fall that destroyed my left arm & leg I was sent to Carlotta. At first I was such a mess I just lay there to mend. The nurses were beyond kind & got me moving esp. Elda, David & Cynthia my wound nurse! The therapists really know their stuff in 3 long months […]

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