The most retirement lifestyle
options and the best care

It's Your Choice

At The Gardens of Peterborough, retirement living is all about choice. Our broad range of services and our wide variety of accommodation options mean that we can offer you a retirement lifestyle that is right for you and your family. Our philosophy is "healthy aging in place". This means that you can live your life to its fullest, experiencing new things or comfortable, familiar things—all with the safety and security of our health and care services right at hand should the need arise.

Independence and Freedom

At The Gardens retirement living doesn't mean you have to slow down. With delicious dining and stimulating social activities, we have taken the best features of your favorite hotels and resorts and combined them with all of the comforts of home—but with much more convenience and freedom from worry. You've earned this. From the day you move in, you'll relax in our safe, secure environment, knowing you have the freedom to come and go as you please. Cook your own meals if you wish and entertain in your own suite—or choose to enjoy our delicious home-cooked meals prepared by our wonderful chefs. Take a peak at our Dining section to see what we mean.

Take part in as many activities as you want, or enjoy as much privacy as you wish. You are sure to meet lots of new friends and add many new experiences to your life. Whatever hobbies or interests you've been postponing, you can start them now, here at The Gardens of Peterborough. Explore our Activities section to discover how you can continue to live life to its fullest.

Each of our retirement communities, Empress Gardens, Princess Gardens, Royal Gardens and Canterbury Gardens offer a full range of services and amenities—and the highest standards of Care. Depending upon your interests and needs, we offer the following lifestyle options:

Short Term Visits (Respite & Convalescence Stays)

You can enjoy the full features of our programs and facilities on a short-term visit. Click here to learn more about respite and convalescent stays.

24-Hour on-site Registered Nursing at The Gardens of Peterborough.

Care if you need it.

Local. Family Owned. Canadian.

The Gardens of Peterborough are owned and operated by AON Inc., a local, family-owned company. AON has a 50 year history of innovation and outstanding customer service.