The Breakers at Edgewater Beach Premier Independent Living in Chicago

5333 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60640
Call Today: 773-878-5333

Everything you need to live a brighter senior lifestyle is right here in our welcoming community!

The Breakers at Edgewater Beach invites you to live the fulfilling lifestyle you deserve in our thriving community. Let go of responsibilities and gain the freedom to explore, learn, and grow in our vibrant community, where joy abounds. Located on the shores of stunning Lake Michigan in Chicago, this independent living community provides unmatched scenery paired with helpful amenities and services as well as all that our surrounding city has to offer! Come experience a better senior lifestyle for yourself with a visit to our inviting community.


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Lifestyle Options


Our Independent Living lifestyle offers a vibrant atmosphere with opportunities to pursue your passions, make social connections, and embrace interests you’ve never had time to explore. Enjoy a quality of lifestyle in warm and welcoming community.

Services include:

  • ‘Explore’ Independent Living Programming
  • Continental Breakfast
  • Restaurant-Style Lunch and Dinner
  • Housekeeping
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Events & Resources

Upcoming Events

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Floor Plans

Rates starting at $1,700/Month* | Floor plans up to 1,105 sq ft

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What's Included?

Amenities & Entertainment

Whether you choose to spend your days among friends, socializing in our vibrant activities or heading out to explore the shoreline, we love that you can chart the course of your days.

  • Beauty and Barber Shop
  • Emergency Call System
  • Fitness Equipment
  • Art Center
  • Planned Social Activities
  • Cards Room
  • Walking Path
  • Outdoor Patio Area
  • Courtyard
  • Pet Friendly
  • Individually Controlled Heat and Air
  • Billiards Room
  • Library
  • Greenhouse
  • Cinema
  • Storage
  • Indoor Parking Garage
  • Indoor Pool

A True Chicago Community

You will like living a lifestyle you choose in the city you love! Residents can get out and discover all our vibrant Chicago neighborhood has to offer. From the arts and local cultural events to attend, Cubs games, or hitting a bucket of balls on Sunday, The Breakers at Edgewater Beach provides the perfect location to live well in Chicago.

Our Vibrant Setting

Learn new skills in our art center, give plants some TLC in the greenhouse, or take a quick dip in the indoor pool. There is always a place to create joy in our community. Nights can be spent with friends in our cinema watching the latest release, or you can spend some quiet time in the library reading a page-turner. We welcome you to make your days your own at The Breakers at Edgewater Beach.

Your Pets are Welcome

We love that we open our doors to your beloved pets too! The love you share is an integral part of your life. We celebrate that bond and happily welcome your pets into our community.

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We know that days are made better by delicious meals that provide variety and joy! Our Independent Living lifestyle offers continental breakfast and restaurant-style lunch and dinner to create an elevated dining experience. You’ll love choosing from our meal options, curated by our dining professionals with a focus on healthy, fresh-tasting food. Our team will work with you to learn about your food preferences and any special requirements like low-sodium or sugar-free nutritional needs.

We love that our beautiful dining room with a soaring canopy of windows is often a focal point in our community. It’s where friends and family gather to enjoy each other’s company over a delicious meal, filling The Breakers of Edgewater Beach with laughter, light, and joy.

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We do more to take to-dos off your list and free up time for activities and passions you love. Our housekeeping, on-site maintenance team, and consolidated utilities simplify leasing an apartment home. We have a business center, beauty and barbershop, and on-site resident storage to make sure everything you need is always right at your fingertips. If you need to leave the community for an appointment or adventure, our transportation services can help you get where you need to go. All this to enable you to live a brighter, more fulfilling senior lifestyle in our community.

‘Explore’ Independent Living Programing

To explore is a call to our innermost spirit to discover something new, to embark on an adventure, or to learn more about ourselves and our world. In our Independent Living communities, “Explore” is a program to fill resident lives with purpose and passion. Residents explore culture and the arts, faith, fitness, leadership, learning, recreation and travel. Explore your best self!

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Daily Programming

Our daily calendar is created and inspired by our residents’ passions and hobbies. View this month’s calendar below.

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The Breakers at Edgewater Beach

5333 N. Sheridan Rd.

Chicago, IL 60640

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