Melville Heights Retirement Residence

Melville Heights offers retirement and assisted living services in Halifax, Nova Scotia. It is designed to provide a truly luxurious senior living experience that’s full of laughter, good friends, and easy access to everything you’re used to. 

Whether it’s a relaxing stroll though our professionally landscaped walking paths, one of the many shopping and sight-seeing trips, or just spending time with friends in the games room, you can stay as active as you prefer.

Our Retirement and assisted living community has breathtaking views of the Armdale Yacht Club, Halifax’s Northwest Arm, the Bedford Basin, and all the way out to the mouth of the Halifax Harbour. Our beautiful view of the Yacht Club and Northwest Arm can be seen live on Nova Scotia Web Cams.

Melville Heights Retirement Residence

Assisted Living Suites

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At Melville Heights, Independent Living means you spend your time as you please, and let us take care of the rest. Your suite comes complete with a full kitchen, large living areas, and a walk in closet.

Guests are always welcomed at Melville Heights, whether it be for afternoon tea, over for dinner, or even to spend the night. They have the choice of staying with you or you can reserve a beautifully furnished guest room.

About the Neighbourhood

Melville Heights is just minutes from grocery stores, pharmacies, gas stations, and more! The beautiful walking paths around Frog Pond Park, Sir Sanford Fleming Park, and Long Lake Provincial Park are just a short drive away. Melville Heights is also close to major bus routes, which go directly to the Halifax Shopping Centre and Downtown Halifax.



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Guardian Pharmacy & Canada Post

Tim Hortons & Irving

This week, Irene Swindells, our Admisitrator at Melville Heights, is retiring. We have been fortunate to have Irene at Melville Heights for a wonderful 26 years! 

Thank you Irene! You will be missed.