The Dorchester

Upscale retirement living

The Dorchester Retirement Residence has a reputation for providing a high standard of living for seniors. With one of the most inclusive rental packages and diverse active living calendars in Kelowna, our exceptional community is vibrant, dynamic, safe, social and feels like home. Pet friendly and centrally located just minutes to amenities, Okanagan Lake, and cultural activities, The Dorchester empowers you to live life your way, in a caring environment that you are proud to call your home.

Retirement living, designed for you

  • Independent Living | 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom & Studio
  • Short term and respite care upon availability

Recommended by CARP logoThe Dorchester retirement home gives you luxurious options. Make a bite to eat in your kitchenette, relax on your private patio or balcony and choose from a range of on-demand services to enjoy life just the way you like it. High walkable score - located steps from shopping, cultural centre, medical care, art gallery, beach, and more.

Interested in pricing? If you’d like to find out more, just give us a call.

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Whether it’s breakfast, lunch or dinner, look forward to dining experiences that are all about you. At Revera, quality & choice is engrained in all that we do. And, with new friends to share with, we are sure to exceed your expectations. Come see for yourself. Reserve a complimentary meal & tour today.

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Life at The Dorchester   

Our highly skilled, friendly team is poised to provide you with senior living your way in a warm, supportive environment. Special services include a private bus to take you to appointments, planned excursions and active living choices provide you with a variety of programs designed to enhance your experience in our community.

So many activities to enjoy and discover 

Join our retirement home in active living recreation & fitness programs at The Dorchester. Keep learning by taking in a lecture, pamper yourself at the salon, choose a good book from the library, relax on the veranda, or take in a show or live performance with your friends. Our team designs its programs based on Revera's Dimensions of Wellness to ensure a balanced selection is available.

Activity calendar

A meal of grilled rainbow trout and seasonal vegetables

Every day, the culinary teams at our retirement homes prepare delicious, well-balanced meals, made fresh to resident preferences.

  • Full-service dining with full, hot breakfast
  • Try out our famous homemade soup
  • Daily features and à la carte options to offer you a variety of choices to suit your needs
  • Check out our Bistro
  • Private dining room
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Our LiveWell™ approach is all about making you feel your best, now and tomorrow
Health & Wellness
You have your own wants and needs. Rather than making decisions for you, we’re your partner in health and wellness.

We will help support you to find community partners that can assist you with your health and wellness needs.
Services and Amenities

For your comfort and convenience, The Dorchester offers a selection of services and amenities:

  • Bistro
  • Dorche-store
  • Salon
  • Theatre
  • Library
  • Craft area
  • Exercise room
  • Gardening
  • 24-hour emergency call system

Floor plans

Accommodations designed for real life. Living space is a personal thing. Browse through the floor plans of our retirement suites to see which layout feels most comfortable to you.

Suitable for a single person with a living area and a bathroom.

Bathroom: 6'0" x 9'4"
Living Area: 13'6" x 16'7"

The Dorchester Studio
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Designed with a single person or couple in mind and includes a living area and bathroom.

Living Area: 8'10" x 20'0"
Bedroom: 9'8" x 14'4"
Bathroom: 6'1" x 9'5"
Balcony: 9'0" x 5'5"

The Dorchester 1 Bedroom
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The Dorchester Studio
The Dorchester 1 Bedroom

About the neighbourhood

The Dorchester is located close to Lake Okanagan, steps from downtown Kelowna. This Revera retirement home is a short walk to shopping, banks and restaurants. A short drive to most parts of the city. The hospital is just five minutes away.

Faces of Revera

Our residents and employees are at the heart of who we are and what we do. We are delighted to introduce you to some of the people who live and work with us. We know that they would love to meet you as well.
Jo, daughter of Revera resident, Yvonne, Revera resident
Meet Jo
Jo, daughter of a Revera resident, has peace of mind since her mother’s move. She says, “They are on top of everything, and that gives me peace of mind too. They are able to take care of my mom and all her needs. So, when we spend time together, it’s more quality time.”
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Recommended by C.A.R.P.

Revera is proud to be the only senior living operator recommended by C.A.R.P. (Canadian Association for Retired Persons). Together we share a common goal, to improve the aging experience for Canadian seniors. Revera is delighted to offer C.A.R.P. members a special benefit, beginning with a $2000 Move-in Bonus* when moving into a Revera retirement home.

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