Senior Living in Gig Harbor, Washington

Welcome to Heron's Key.

Heron’s Key senior living community in Gig Harbor, Washington, is a natural extension of the active Northwest lifestyle you love.  It’s a resident-first, maintenance-free approach that lets you focus on the things you want to do rather than the things you have to do. Plus, as the only community in the area offering true Life Care, Heron’s Key assures you unlimited lifetime access to exceptional on-site care at predictable costs.


From the farm and sea to your table.


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Heron’s Key Rates High on Happiness

2020 Choice Community Holleran Award Logo
Heron’s Key and Penrose Harbor recently earned Holleran Choice Community Awards for an exemplary culture of Resident Engagement and Resident Satisfaction. The honor recognizes the most engaging senior living organizations in the nation with staff and residents who care passionately about their community and the people who live and work in it.

Discover for yourself why Heron’s Key and Penrose Harbor residents are so happy.

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Lifestyle Options to Maximize Your Freedom and Independence.

Independent Living

At Heron’s Key, you’ll be surrounded by like-minded neighbors who share your enthusiasm for an active, social retirement. Plus, our excellent location puts you in the perfect position to enjoy the many activities and opportunities on the Key Peninsula.

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Penrose Harbor

Located on the Heron’s Key campus, Penrose Harbor offers the area’s most progressive concept in personalized care. The innovative home-like design features all-private suites with private baths. Penrose Harbor provides the full continuum of care, from Assisted Living to Memory Care, Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation.

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