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Senior living as independent as
you are.

The perfect retirement lifestyle thrives in the heart of Evanston.

Senior living
as independent as you are.

The perfect retirement lifestyle thrives in the heart of Evanston.

Everything you hoped for, inside and out.

Choosing The Merion means living independently in a beautifully restored landmark building. Top-notch amenities and programs offer daily fulfillment of every kind. Outside our unique senior living community, Evanston and the North Shore beckon, immersing you in cultural, intellectual and entertainment opportunities. 

It’s time to expect more from retirement:

Floor plans for Every Style and Budget

Exquisite dining in gorgeous venues

Welcoming Culture of Camaraderie

Lifelong learning opportunities through nearby Northwestern University

Modern fitness center and indoor saltwater pool

Maintenance-free living

Local transportation

Wonderful neighborhood

Complimentary Packing and Moving Services for New Residents

Newly remodeled two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartments are now available.


Ready to embark on the next chapter of your life at The Merion? Complete the contact form now to take the first step towards vibrant independent living!

One-Bedroom Residences starting at just $4,250/month.

Studios starting at $4050/month.

Junior One-Bedroom residences are also available.

Bennie T. downsized to The Merion
and doesn’t miss a thing.

“I spend my free time in the community, going to activities and enjoying my space. The Merion is great!”

– Bennie, Resident

Stylish Independent Living Residences

Discover stylish and comfortable residences tailored to meet your needs in our vibrant 55 and over community. Our flexible rental agreements empower you by eliminating large upfront fees, providing financial control as you embark on the next phase of your life.

We have a variety of floor plans available, many newly remodeled, adding a touch of modern luxury to your independent living experience.

Key Features:

    • Choose from studio, one- and two-bedroom designs, some featuring balconies.

    • Apartments are available unfurnished, partially furnished, or fully furnished to suit your preferences.

    • Enjoy a host of luxury amenities, including a flat-screen TV with satellite cable, ample closet space, natural oak hardwood floors.

    • Modern kitchen equipped with stainless steel appliances and granite counters for a contemporary living experience.

Featured Floor Plans

The more you know,
the more you’ll love it.

For an in-depth look at the residential experience,
download our free Lifestyle Guide.

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Sit back, relax, and let us guide you through The Merion experience.

See The Merion and all we offer.

Call to schedule a tour.

Find us in the heart of Evanston.

1611 Chicago Avenue | Evanston, IL 60201