Independent Senior Living at WestRidge

Fall in love with your lifestyle

WestRidge will accommodate your needs and support your values so you can enjoy all life has to offer. Leave daily concerns behind and find the time and freedom to live the lifestyle you want. At WestRidge you'll find attractive surroundings, with convenient services, spiritual care, engaging activities, and the companionship of friends and neighbors.

Come for a visit

Taking a tour is the best way to see what life is like in our Avinity senior living communities. Meet the staff. Visit with the residents. Share a cup of coffee. Check out the apartments. Explore the property. Ask questions. Feel the spirit. If you visit in the afternoon, join us for a meal. Our treat. Walk-ins are welcome, but we can guarantee more time with you when you schedule a tour.

WestRidge amenities and support services

  • Activity coordinator to assist residents in planning activities and trips
  • Scheduled transportation for shopping, outings, events and activities
  • 24-hour controlled access entry
  • Camera-monitored areas
  • Handicap accessible
  • Smoke free living environment
  • Small pets welcome
  • Free laundry rooms on each floor
  • Heat, water, trash pick-up and recycling included in rent
  • Heated underground and off-street parking available
  • Car wash area
  • Month-to-month rental agreement
  • Complimentary Rise and Shine coffee daily
  • Chef-prepared lunch and dinner served in a sunny and spacious dining room with fireplace
  • Library
  • Recreation room
  • Woodshop
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Exercise room
  • Walking trails
  • Outdoor patio
  • Hair salon
  • Guest room available
  • Nondenominational worship services
  • On-site caretaker
  • On-site professional management

Apartment amenities

  • Full kitchen with refrigerator, stove, microwave, dishwasher and garbage disposal
  • Apartments with balconies and/or patios
  • Light, neutral décor
  • Ample cabinets and closets with adjustable shelves
  • Blinds on all windows
  • Walk-in closet
  • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning
  • Safety grab bars in bathrooms
  • Emergency pull cords in bathrooms and bedrooms monitored 24-hours

Dining Services

Chef-prepared lunch and dinner served in a sunny, spacious and comfortable dining room. Complimentary Rise and Shine breakfast provide daily.

Recreation and Social Programming

In-house activities include resident council, bingo, cards, board games, strengthening and exercise groups, Nintendo Wii™, billiards, educational speakers, Koffee Klutch, musical entertainment and an annual craft fair.


Our staff drives a van that provides weekly off-site activities including shopping trips, concerts, plays, museums and zoos. Visits are also planned for dining at restaurants and for day-long trips to points of interest outside the Twin Cities metro area.

Fitness and Wellness

WestRidge has a partnership with Live2BHealthy® for on-site senior fitness activities several times per week. View class schedules. SilverSneakers® and Silver&Fit® members welcome.



WestRidge provides transportation for scheduled shopping, outings, events and activities. There is moderate reimbursement to residents for needed non-emergency medical transportation. Assistance is also provided with MetroMobility applications. WestRidge is located 1.5 blocks from a bus line and is 10 minutes from downtown Minneapolis.

Floor Plans

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One Beds One Baths 721 sq ft
One Beds One Baths 721 sq ft
One Beds One Baths 744 sq ft
Two Beds One Baths 867 sq ft
Two Beds One Baths 869 sq ft
Dogwood with Balcony
Two Beds Two Baths 984 sq ft
Two Beds Two Baths 1006 sq ft
Two Beds Two Baths 1092 sq ft

Do you have questions? Call us — (952) 512-0547

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Contact us

Call us — (952) 512-0547


11201 Fairfield Road

Minnetonka, MN 55305

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Teri Harris

Housing Administrator

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What's nearby?

  • Trader Joe’s (1 block)
  • Caribou Coffee (1 block)
  • Land’s End (1 block)
  • Manicure/pedicure services (1 block)
  • Bed, Bath and Beyond (1 block)
  • Oberlin Park with trails, picnic and recreational areas (2 blocks)
  • Michael’s Crafts (3 blocks)
  • Staples (3 blocks)
  • Restaurants (1-3 blocks)
  • Ridgedale Mall (2 miles)
  • YMCA (3 miles)
  • Hennepin County Library and Government Center (2 miles)
  • Churches, including Oak Knoll Lutheran, St Mary of the Lake Catholic, Fourth Baptist, Apostolic Lutheran and Sharei Chesed Congregation (2 miles)
  • Target (3 miles)
  • Byerly's (3 miles)
"Thank you for great staff, great food and all that goes with this special place."
– Annabelle Dale, current WestRidge of Minnetonka resident