Independent Living with Life Care

This Is Your Time to Shine

Why choose independent living at our Life Plan Community? Because you deserve a retirement lifestyle that makes it possible to live at your best. To have new, meaningful and fun experiences. And to have a community of interesting, caring people to share it all with.

Plus, when you have maintenance-free living, first-class services and amenities, lifelong learning and wellness opportunities, personal care services if you want them, and an on-site continuum of care if you need it, you just might find yourself more relaxed, more confident — and with a little extra twinkle in your eye.

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What Do You Want to Do Today?

  • Sightseeing tour
  • Happy hour
  • Attend a great lecture
  • Play golf
  • Hear live music at Furman
  • Learn a new language
  • Take a fitness class
  • Volunteer

There’s more!

What does independent living at The Woodlands mean?

Don’t take our word for it. Here’s what residents think:

The Life Care Difference

We’re the only retirement community in the Upstate to offer Life Care contracts. This is a plan that offers access to an on-site continuum of care that includes assisted living, skilled nursing, rehabilitation, personal care services, and memory care. And you get this priceless security at a predictable, affordable rate. Learn more about it.

Welcome Home

When you have so many lovely senior independent living residence options to choose from, it won’t be hard to find one that sets the stage for your unique way of living.


With 18 different floor plan options, you can find a senior apartment home that suits you just right. These one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments range from 750 sq. ft. to 2,060 sq. ft. and include:

  • Fully equipped kitchen with granite countertops, dishwasher, microwave & smooth-top range
  • Washer & dryer
  • Covered parking space
  • 24/7 emergency response system
  • Unlimited access to all The Woodlands has to offer

Use these interactive floor plans to see just how easy it is to make yourself right at home.

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The Hickory

1,020 sq. ft.

The Magnolia

1,176 sq. ft.

The Palmetto

1,430 sq. ft.

The Walnut

2,060 sq. ft.

Caesars Head

1,023 sq. ft.

Paris Mountain

1,377 sq. ft.

Swamp Rabbit

1,498 sq. ft.

Table Rock

1,747 sq. ft.


How does an elegantly appointed, free-standing villa in a beautifully landscaped neighborhood sound? Our spacious villas range from 2,310 sq. ft. to 2,880 sq. ft. and come in four floor plans. Each villa features:

  • Study or guest room
  • Breakfast room
  • Terrace
  • Two-care garage
  • Walk-in closets
  • Unlimited access to all The Woodlands has to offer

Use these interactive floor plans to explore your villa options.

The Cottonwood

2,310 sq. ft.

The Hawthorn

2,526 sq. ft.

The Tupelo

2,554 sq. ft.

The Willow

2,880 sq. ft.

Have a good look around.

Our virtual tours allow you to walk through our community without leaving your chair. When you’re ready to tour in person, let us know and we’ll schedule a visit.

Have questions about independent living at our Life Plan Community? Use the form to start getting answers.