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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.

Life at The Fountains at The Carlotta

Casino Night at The Carlotta!! Luck and Laughs!

We recently hosted a Casino Night for the sheer fun of it. Many played favorite games of chance including roulette and blackjack while enjoying hors d’oeuvres and beverages. A great time was had by all!

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Look at the Gorgeous Views here at The Carlotta!

Whether it be beautiful desert courtyard views, or gorgeous mountain landscapes, there is something special for everyone to call home here at The Fountains at The Carlotta. Come and visit us to see for yourself!

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Computer Class with Steve

Technology is becoming more and more present in our daily lives. The fact is, today’s technology can keep us engaged, connected, mentally active and physically safe. In order to help you navigate through the technology world we offer a twice a month computer class with Steve Brantley. Steve was a computer engineer for 28 years […]

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Out and About

California Coastal Cruise

Last month, Carlotta residents embarked on a truly extraordinary outing on a California Coastal Cruise. Voted “Best Cruises from the West Coast” by Cruise Critic, Princess Cruise’s California Coastal cruise vacations hug the shores of the sun-kissed Pacific Coast, where inviting beaches, fascinating cities and exciting attractions await. And that is what we got! Mrs. […]

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Opening Day at the Polo Grounds

The residents had a wonderful time at this Sunday’s opening polo game. We had our own cabana right on the field and Dining Services prepared a very nice picnic lunch for us.

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game

It was a beautiful Saturday afternoon to catch a ball game at the Angel’s stadium. We have some of the biggest Angels fans, so the residents were pleased to watch them take the win!

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Dining

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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On Aging

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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Aquatic Therapy Program

WHAT IS AQUATIC THERAPY? Aquatic therapy is a gentle, effective, water-based exercise program that includes stretching, balance, strengthening, range of motion and stabilization. Your body’s natural buoyancy in water eases the pain of weight bearing on joints while the water provides resistance, making this form of therapy preferred for a variety of medical conditions, including […]

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Reviews

Yelp Review – My Grandmother is back on her feet and thriving, thanks to The Fountains.

My 96 year old Grandmother was so happy with the care she received in the skilled nursing section, she wanted to stay there for the rest of her life!  After a dangerously low sodium level, she ended up in the ICU at Eisenhower for several days.  After she recovered, she was moved to the Carlotta […]

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Yelp Review – Thank you all for taking such good care of our mom!

My 94 year old mother, birthday today 5/18, has been in her own apartment here at the Carlotta for 8 years. After a recent emergency surgery she was discharged to the skilled nursing facility and spent the last 3 weeks here. The care was amazing!! From Sue, the administrator to Lori, the Patient Coordinator, the […]

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Google+ Review – The Fountains at The Carlotta has been a blessing.

For my 97 year old father, this place is a blessing, at least, so far. He went into the skilled nursing after a serious 911 call that left him very weak. They did a great job bringing him back to life, and he grew very fond of the staff. We moved him next door into […]

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