Why do vibrant and engaging older adults choose to live at Newcastle Place’s independent living community in Mequon, Wisconsin?
Perhaps it’s our location, perfectly situated at the end of a quiet planned community just a stone’s throw from Lake Michigan and only 30 minutes from nearby Milwaukee. Residents enjoy a mix of woodland and prairie views, as well as access to an exceptional level of service, bespoke amenities and personalized wellness and enrichment programs.
Is an independent living experience in Mequon right for you? Our community draws individuals throughout the Milwaukee area and across Wisconsin who are seeking a serene setting that caters to their every desire.
There’s a residence here to suit just about any lifestyle, whether you desire a carriage home with woodland views or a one-bedroom apartment home close to the fitness center. Choose from over 22 different floor plans, and customize the finishes to make it your own.
Independent Living Amenities and Services
Engaging Amenities, Exceptional Services
Life at Newcastle Place is one of carefree confidence, where residents spend their days engaging the mind, body and spirit. All residents have access to our resort-style amenities, services and social clubs, as well as three on-site dining venues with extraordinary culinary treats dished up daily. All activities and services are included as part of our residents’ pre-determined monthly service fee.
- Skylight Room Restaurant
- Royal Oak Room Restaurant
- Castle Cafe
- Complimentary Continental Breakfast
- Club Room with Bar
- Private Dining Room
- Fitness Center
- Heated Indoor Pool
- Business Center
- Extra Storage Space
- General Store/Gift Shop
- Beauty Salon and Barbershop
- Arts and Crafts Studio
- Game Room
- Spacious Lounges
- Underground Parking
- Beautifully Landscaped Grounds
- Shared Exterior Courtyards
- On-Site Health Services
- Wellness Program
- Room Service
- Pet-Friendly Policy
- Scheduled Transportation
- Utilities, including Cable, Heat/AC, Electric, Water and Wi-Fi
- Social, Cultural and Educational Programs
- Flat Linen Service (every other week)
- Housekeeping (every other week)
- On-Staff Health Care Navigator
- On-Site Physician, optometrist, Podiatrist and Physical Therapist
- Regular Security Checks
- 24-Hour Nurse-Staffed Emergency Call System
- On-Call Maintenance Services
- Move-In Coordinator
Clubs and Social Groups
Residents participate in numerous social clubs at Newcastle Place. Share new recipes with the Cooking Club, while away the afternoon with the Knit and Chat Club or discuss the latest bestseller with the Book Club.
You can even start your own group! Whatever your passion, there’s sure to be someone to share it with at Newcastle Place.
Community Living in Milwaukee
Putting Community First
Mequon, Wisconsin is a quiet suburb of Milwaukee, offering a small town vibe a short drive away from the big city. Our area is typical of the Midwest region, offering warm summers and cold winters, perfect for those who delight in the changing of the seasons. In addition to all of our on-site amenities and activities, residents also take advantage of this location to enjoy local and cultural attractions, entertainment and dining options in nearby Milwaukee.
Entertainment, Activities and Attractions Near Milwaukee
Milwaukee is a thriving, friendly and culturally rich city, with no shortage of activities, attractions, shopping and dining options. Here are some highlights.
Shopping Near Milwaukee
- Michell Mall
- Midtown Center
- Milwaukee Public Market
- Gurnee Mills
- Johnson Creek Premium Outlets
Outdoor and Wildlife Near Milwaukee
- Hawthorn Glen Outdoor Education Center
- Forest Exploration Center
- Havenwoods State Forest
- Mequon Nature Preserve
- Retzer Nature Center
- Lakeshore State Park
Activities and Attractions Near Milwaukee
- Milwaukee County Zoo
- Mitchell Park Domes
- American Family Field
- Discovery World
- Potawatomi Hotel and Casino
- Basilica of Saint Josaphat
- Milwaukee Riverwalk District
Museums Near Milwaukee
- Milwaukee Art Museum
- Harley-Davidson Museum
- Milwaukee Public Museum
- Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum
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Independent Living Testimonials
Hear From Your Neighbors at Newcastle Place
Meet the residents of Newcastle Place, the people who make our community the warm, welcoming and sophisticated place it is. Living here offers residents exceptional opportunities to indulge their passions, connect with others, take up new hobbies and set new goals. But what is it really like to live here? Hear from the people who know Newcastle Place best.
“Newcastle Place is my idea of the perfect place to be at this time in my life. I like the security of knowing I have all the comforts of home right here, not to mention the good people, stimulating and interesting activities, and delicious food at our restaurants.”
“Making the decision to move now was a tough one — it’s a HUGE decision! However, the more we thought about it, it just made sense. We would have the health care if we ever needed it and in the meantime, we could be out and about doing all the things we love doing. Newcastle Place just made sense for us.”
Independent Living FAQs
Do you have questions about independent living at Newcastle Place? These are some of the most common questions we receive from prospective residents about our community.
An entrance fee is an upfront sum to help cover community operating expenses and prepay some of the fees that come with offering access to continuing care for life. It also ensures priority access to higher levels of health care, in case you ever need it. Plus, we offer a Return of Capital plan, which means 90% of your Apartment entrance fee or 70% on your Carriage home fee comes back to your estate. Some of your entrance fee and monthly service fee may also be deductible as a medical expense. To learn more, talk with your tax professional. Your entrance fee is based on the size of residence you choose and the number of occupants.
The independent living monthly service fees vary based on the size of your residence and the number of occupants. This comprehensive fee covers a variety of services and amenities, including your meal plan, maintenance, housekeeping, utilities, scheduled transportation, concierge services, fitness center, activities and events, and much more.
Pets are permitted in all independent living residences at Newcastle Place. When you visit, please speak with one of our lifestyle experts for details.