Welcome to Buena Vida Estates, where the GoodLifesm plays a major role in our services, programs, and overall lifestyle!

For over 40 years, Buena Vida has been building a quality reputation as the premier senior living community in Brevard County. As the only not-for-profit 501(c)(3) Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in the area, Buena Vida prides itself on providing quality services and excellent care in a warm and friendly atmosphere.

Nestled in a tranquil, live oak tree-covered campus, Buena Vida is within minutes of shopping centers, cultural venues, historic downtown Melbourne, gourmet restaurants, golf courses, and the east coast’s renowned pristine beaches.

The residents at Buena Vida enjoy the security of a “Type A” contract that guarantees access to assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing, and a variety of other services for a lifetime. The all-inclusive “Type A” contract also provides peace of mind in knowing that someone will never be asked to leave should they outlive their assets. To learn more about what it means to live in a CCRC, please click here.

From first-class service to delectable dining options, and a vast array of activities to suit every interest, Buena Vida Estates has it all. Enjoy a vibrant community with a retirement lifestyle that embraces the wellness principles of successful aging. Our philosophy is built on choices- making it easy for you to live the GoodLifesm!

Buena Vida’s Pledge for Life:

At Buena Vida, we pledge…

…To provide you with a resort-style retirement lifestyle with access to a full continuum of care that only a true not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) can provide;

…To create an active and vibrant lifestyle that offers you the peace of mind knowing should your health change, you’ll be able to receive the care you need, all on the same campus;

… To treat you as a valued individual and foster and atmosphere of mutual respect and caring;

… To encourage and respect people of diverse backgrounds and interests;

…To offer you independent living in a community with a variety of options to meet your needs should they change over time, including assisted living, skilled nursing care, and memory care;

…To provide you access to on-site quality health care that meets and in most cases, exceeds all state and local requirements. At Buena Vida, you can count on highly personalized care. Within our family-oriented lifestyle, you’ll have the comfort of knowing the staff members personally, and in the receiving of quality compassionate care, in a community environment that you deserve.

…To invest in you. We are the only not-for-profit CCRC in Brevard County; therefore, we are the only retirement community in the area that can provide you with the assurances of long term financial protection. And, as a not-for-pro t 501(c)(3) organization, we re-invest all our profits in you, our services, and our community.