About Us

The Independence is a modern three-story apartment retirement community in Charlottesville — ideal for active adults and retirees ages 55+ who want a comfortable independent lifestyle, convenience, the best amenities and freedom from home maintenance.

Designed with you and your active retirement in mind

At The Independence, activity is a defining word.  With an in-house Activities Director and superior amenities including a game room, garden, Jacuzzi, fitness room with scheduled classes, weekly housekeeping services, fenced dog park and more, our active residents choose to spend their retirement doing the things they love. And if you want to go out and explore all Charlottesville has to offer seniors our scheduled transportation makes enjoying retirement even better.

Elegant and sophisticated—but not devoid of fun

The Independence commands attention at first glance with its beautiful grounds, impressive architecture, and sweeping views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Once you step inside the doors, you’ll find amenities and accommodations that lend themselves to residents who are focused on participating in the activities they love and enjoying the best in retirement living.

One of Virginia’s most exciting destinations is just minutes away

Tucked away just off the 250 Bypass on Pantops Mountain, The Independence is only a few minutes from downtown Charlottesville and the University of Virginia. World class shopping, restaurants, arts, entertainment, culture, and Virginias best medical services are all nearby.  Our scheduled transportation makes it easy to get out and see it all.

Schedule a tour and see why active adults from all over Virgina are choosing to retire in Charlottesville at The Independence.  Click here for directions.