Carmel, Indiana’s Premier Independent Living Community

Come Home to Luxury at The Stratford

Cottage home prices start at $3,900 per month, villa apartment prices start at $3,800 per month.

Luxurious, maintenance-free living is yours at The Stratford of Carmel, Indiana. Our accommodations include two-bedroom cottages as well as one, two and three-bedroom villa apartments. The single-story, single-family designs give residents the freedom of movement they need in a spacious, elegant home they can call their own. Our independent living options are available as month-to-month rentals with no endowment or buy-in required.

When it comes to independent living communities in Carmel, Indiana, or in the greater Indianapolis metro area as a whole, you’ll find that The Stratford is in a class of its own. Reasons for this include our luxury facilities, our excellent location in Indianapolis’ top suburb, our award-winning wellness program, our never-ending social calendar, our restaurant-style fine dining and so much more. One of the top benefits of living at The Stratford is that we are a continuing care retirement community (or CCRC), meaning that in addition to independent living, we offer assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing, and short-term rehab all under one roof. When you become a member of The Stratford, you are joining a community that takes care of all your needs both now and in the future.

Independent Living Amenities

At The Stratford, we’ve designed our list of amenities with luxury in mind. Membership at our independent living community includes access to all of the following:

  • Winter snow removal
  • Indoor Parking Garage
  • Full Bar and Bistro
  • Heated Indoor Pool
  • Movie Theatre
  • Country Club Style Dining
  • Member Clubhouse
  • Wellness Center

Independent Living Floorplans

At The Stratford, we are committed to helping members feel happy, comfortable and independent in their own home, and part of this commitment is giving every member the opportunity to customize their home when they move into our community. Whether its installing new kitchen cabinets, updating bathroom tile, painting your shutters or any other home improvement need, we give you the flexibility to make your home yours.

Cottage Homes

Villa Apartments | 3 Bedroom

Villa Apartments | 2 Bedroom

Villa Apartments | 1 Bedroom

The Penthouses on Glebe

Our Simplified Billing Model

Members of The Stratford enjoy once a month, simplified billing that covers a vast number of amenities and services. Property taxes, property insurance, utilities, cable, home maintenance and repair, weekly and annual spring cleaning, access to tailored social and wellness programs, chauffeured transportation, and so much more. This monthly service fee includes our flexible dining program that provides each member with $600 per month to enjoy their choice of our elegant restaurant, casual bistro and full-service bar. The unused flex dining dollars roll over month to month for the continued enjoyment of our members and a portion can be redeemed for cash value.

Get Started

Are you interested in independent living at The Stratford? Would you like to learn more? Give us a call at 317-733-9560 to speak with a lifestyle advisor or schedule an appointment. We hope to hear from you soon!