Ponder Creek Estates

Based on 76 reviews | Highly Rated Community in Louisville

620 Valley College Dr, Louisville, KY, 40272

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Ponder Creek Estates is a senior living community located in Louisville that offers senior living accommodations and services.

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Category Ratings

  • Service

    1 Total Reviews
  • Food

    22 Total Reviews
  • Rooms

    3 Total Reviews
  • Staff

    24 Total Reviews
  • Care

    7 Total Reviews
  • Cleanliness

    8 Total Reviews

Ponder Creek Estates Price

Estimated Monthly Cost of $3,300

The above price is calculated based on average state costs, amenity information and online ratings. This price assumes some level of extra assistance, if no extra assistance is required, then the starting price would be less. To get an accurate monthly rate, click the button below:

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Compare Facility PricingMonthly Cost
Average cost of senior living within 25 miles$4,362/month
Louisville average cost of senior living$3,300/month
Kentucky average cost of senior living$3,300/month

FamilyAssets has estimated the cost of Ponder Creek Estates senior living Facility in Louisville, Kentucky. Ponder Creek Estates is 100% the cost of senior living in Louisville and 100% the cost of senior living in Kentucky.

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Ponder Creek Estates, Louisville KY

Looking for exceptional independent living in Louisville, Kentucky?

Welcome to Ponder Creek Estates, a highly-rated independent living residence in Louisville, Kentucky providing enriching activities, weekly housekeeping, dining options, and more conveniences included with their retirement programs.

Monthly fees at Ponder Creek Estates are all-inclusive, giving residents access to the following state-of-the-art on campus amenities and conveniences at no extra cost:

  • WiFi available in the common areas
  • Laundry facilities on-site
  • Parking available
  • Lounging spaces
  • Fireplace in the common area
  • Spacious patio 
  • On-site beautician services
  • Private dining space
  • On-site worship facilities
  • Pool tables
  • Restaurant-style communal dining room
  • Kitchens for resident-use
  • Life enrichment programming
  • Convenient walking paths
  • Internet access and on-site computers
  • Multi-purpose room
  • Library
  • Exercise room with fitness equipment
  • Outdoor gardens and grounds
  • On-site game room
  • Linen service

As an all-inclusive retirement community, Ponder Creek Estates offers dining up to three times per day. residents are invited to enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner with their peers in the beautiful dining area, enjoying handcrafted recipes served by dedicated kitchen staff.

Each meal is as nutritious as it is delicious, leaving residents feeling fulfilled and wanting more. The recipes on the menu change daily, with past favorites including:

  • Charleston Hummingbird Cake
  • Crab Salad
  • Shrimp and Grits
  • Pretzel Salad
  • Chocolate Chip Cake
  • Mexican Meatloaf
  • Thanksgiving corn pudding
  • Homemade Gnocchi

Ponder Creek Estates offers transportation services for residents who want to get around Louisville without driving, taking the stress out of enjoying life off campus. From rides to healthcare appointments and grocery stores to the nearby parks and points of interest, the transportation services are a major attraction for many incoming residents.

Louisville is a bustling city full of southern charm, giving residents endless opportunities for fun and adventure off-site during the warm Kentucky summer afternoons. Popular attractions in Louisville include:

Fortunately, residents don't have to go far to find fun and entertainment during their stay at Ponder Creek Estates. The community offers enriching activities with their independent care options, giving residents access to exciting, stimulating experiences each morning, afternoon, and evening.

Activities vary each day, giving residents new opportunities to enjoy. In the past, popular events and activities at Ponder Creek Estates have included:

  • Poker
  • Trivia
  • Holiday celebrations
  • Karaoke and sing-a-longs
  • Lifelong learning opportunities
  • Card games
  • Manicure and pedicure sessions
  • Resident Appreciation DInners
  • Adventure travel video screenings
  • Resident clubs
  • Board games
  • Bingo
  • Ice cream social events
  • Group outings to malls, concerts, points of interest, and more
  • Sit-down aerobics
  • Community theater
  • Stretching exercise
  • Coffee and Doughnut socials
  • Shuffleboard
  • Resident parties
  • Outdoor activities
  • Hymnal choir

Whether residents are enjoying life in the common areas with their friends or relaxing in their beautiful apartment, they'll feel safe and secure while they're at Ponder Creek Estates. Each apartment features an open floor plan, minimizing fall risks and giving residents plenty of room to furnish their home.

Availability varies depending on a person's projected move-in date, but primary floor plan options include:

Studio (Starting at 385 sq ft)

One-bedroom (Starting at 549 sq ft)

Two-bedroom (Starting at 877 sq ft)

Each apartment features spacious bedrooms, easy access to the communal dining room, and more, complete with the following life enhancements and amenities:

  • Soft carpet and window treatments
  • All-inclusive utilities
  • Heating and air conditioning
  • In-unit kitchen spaces
  • Emergency response tools and services
  • Attached patios/balconies (in select units)
  • Telephone hookups
  • Wheelchair-accessible units available
  • Cable TV hookups
  • Private units

With so much to offer, Ponder Creek Estates has cemented itself as one of the most highly-rated independent living communities in Louisville. From their beautiful common areas to their open floor plans, large bedrooms, and more, there's a lot to love about calling Ponder Creek Estates home.

According to online reviews, residents and their families said they loved their experience with Ponder Creek Estates because of the following reasons:

  • The weekly housekeeping takes the stress out of keeping up with chores, giving residents more time to enjoy life however they please
  • By offering multiple housing options, Ponder Creek Estates makes community-based retirement affordable for families in the area
  • The staff are happy to help residents arrange third party care services as necessary, like health care or memory care

To learn more about Ponder Creek Estates and see why residents are proud to call it home, families can tour the location for free with no obligation. To schedule a free tour of the community and all the incredible living options it offers, please use the link above to choose an available time slot. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: Where is Ponder Creek Estates located?

Ponder Creek Estates is located at: 

620 Valley College Dr

Louisville, KY 40272

Q: What care services and amenities does Ponder Creek Estates provide?

Ponder Creek Estates provides the following services and amenities:

  • Complimentary transportation 
  • Free parking (for residents and their guests)
  • Inclusive utilities
  • Linen services
  • Restaurant-style dining, served on-site
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Access to 24/7 emergency response services
  • On-site activities and social events

To learn more about the services available for Ponder Creek Estates residents, please use the link above to make an inquiry. 

Q: What levels of care does Ponder Creek Estates provide? 

Ponder Creek Estates is an independent living community. Unlike some assisted living communities that also provide independent living or memory care, Ponder Creek Estates does not provide personal care or healthcare alongside their independent senior living programs.

Fortunately, residents may arrange additional services with a third-party care provider if necessary, making it possible to enjoy everything Ponder Creek Estates while getting adequate daily care. To learn more about the levels of care available Ponder Creek Estates, please use the link above to make an inquiry.

Q: How much does Ponder Creek Estates cost?

Monthly rates at Ponder Creek Estates vary according to each unit’s size, lay out, and amenities. For example, the amount a person pays for a two-bedroom apartment is typically more than what they would pay for a studio unit.

Fortunately, Ponder Creek Estates does not require expensive buy-ins from incoming residents, nor do they lock residents into long-term lease agreements. Instead, their residents have total control over their budget and stay, choosing an apartment home and lease length that best suits their needs.

To learn more about the pricing at Ponder Creek Estates, or to get a personalized quote, please use the link above marked get pricing.

Q: Is Ponder Creek Estates pet-friendly?

Pets are welcome at Ponder Creek Estates, provided they comply with the community’s pet policy. To learn more about the rules and regulations for cats and dogs at Ponder Creek Estates, please use the link above to make an inquiry.

Q: Do the residents seem active and engaged at Ponder Creek Estates?

Each day, Ponder Creek Estates offers enriching activities for residents to enjoy with their friends. From trips into the nearby city to ice cream socials, movie screenings, and worship services, there's something fun for everyone to enjoy on site at Ponder Creek Estates.

To learn more about the life enrichment programming offered at Ponder Creek Estates, please use the link above to make an inquiry. 

About The Community

Ponder Creek Estates celebrates the beauty of the countryside with the excitement of the city nearby. The Louisville senior living community is conveniently near UofL Health and the Jefferson Mall. When you’re ready to explore, visit the Muhammad Ali Center, Louisville Slugger Museum and the Kentucky Derby Museum. The community boasts an upbeat and comfortable atmosphere. Whether listening to live music in the atrium, reading by the fire or shooting pool in the billiards lounge, you’ll find joy in each day. The activities calendar offers bocce ball, live music, bingo and more. When not on the go, enjoy a chef-prepared meal with friends. Outside, embrace the countryside during an afternoon walk. Discover our quiet corner of Louisville during your visit today. Keep Reading

Contact Information

Community Website

(502) 237-5206

620 Valley College Dr, Louisville, KY, 40272

Rankings & Reviews

FamilyAssets Reviews for Ponder Creek Estates

We have 2 review(s) for this provider.

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linda Leanhart

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20 Feb 2021

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28 Oct 2020

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Feb 1, 2019

FamilyAssets analyzed 76 reviews and evaluated Ponder Creek Estates as a highly rated community within 25 miles of Louisville, Kentucky.

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4.30 average score on Caring.com ® from 23 total reviews

3.70 average score on Facebook.com ® from 3 total reviews

4.20 average score on other platforms from 50 total reviews

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