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Same Luxury Amenities, More Space

Embrace the comfort of your cottage while still feeling warmly connected to the Opus community. Situated on our beautiful campus, our independent living cottages provide that extra space and privacy while still offering all of the luxurious community amenities. Our independent cottages feature additional bedrooms, stylish design, and an open-concept layout that makes hosting guests effortless.


Social Opportunities at Every Turn

Staying connected keeps us healthy and satisfied as numerous studies show. At Opus, you will enjoy opportunities to forge new friendships and engage your mind, body and spirit. We offer numerous clubs and groups around our community that are based on your interests, or you can feel free to lead the way in organizing a new opportunity. You'll love finding something in common with your new neighbors and becoming a part of Opus extended family.


Easy Access to Wellness Opportunities

When you choose to live in Opus cottages, you give yourself the freedom of your own spacious home while still having access to the wellness services offered on our campus. You can stay as healthy as possible by taking advantage of our on-site pool and outdoor spaces as well as our wellness center. But physical health isn’t just rooted in movement; you need good food to fuel your body. Our exquisite dining room is open to you as well, and our chefs will prepare nutritious and delicious meals you'll love.

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A Retirement Lifestyle Designed Just for You

One of the best parts of living in an Opus cottage is enjoying the benefits of a house without the headache of most homeowner chores. Allow our dedicated staff to manage your housekeeping and maintenance, so you can enjoy you the freedom to explore new interests, foster meaningful friendships, and meet your wellness goals. Stop by and experience for yourself why so many love calling our vibrant independent living community home.

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Engaged Lifestyle at Opus

We're doing away with the stereotypical notions of retirement. At Opus, we strive for more. We go above and beyond to offer the best quality of life for every resident.

Our Engaged Lifestyle calendars give you the opportunity to be exactly as busy as you want to be with activities and events in the following areas: 

Art Art and Education Stimulating the mind by learning another language, painting a portrait, or exploring a new craft or skill.
people Deep Connections Feeling connected to a lively community. We ask the right questions and take the time to listen. It’s why residents accomplish amazing things here — things they never thought possible on their own.
Health Health and Wellness Our exercise programs are designed especially for seniors to improve mobility, maintain fitness, and even challenge the brain — all in a fun format.
PurposefulLivng Purposeful Living At Opus, residents are meaningfully engaged throughout the day. An important part of that includes opportunities to volunteer and give back to others while remaining actively involved in the community.
Recreation (1) Recreation and Leisure We go out of our way to fulfill each resident’s wish list. From live music to barbecues to karaoke nights, if you can dream it, chances are that we’ll try it. And we love helping with family get-togethers.
Spiritual (1) Spiritual Journey For many, the health of one’s soul is as meaningful as the health of one’s body. And so we offer ample opportunities for structured religious activities and individual reflection.
There’s Always Something to Do, and Someone to Enjoy It With

You’ll always have your choice of what to do here at Opus. Whether you’re strolling through our professionally landscaped gardens, enjoying a glass of wine on the outdoor veranda, hosting a few friends in your living room, or exploring everything Memphis has to offer, you’ll love knowing that you can always find something to do — and a friend to enjoy it with.

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Enjoying Memphis Life

Residing at Opus offers the best of both worlds with its prime location in East Memphis. Our vibrant community boasts a variety of shopping and dining options that cater to all tastes and preferences. Explore the area with a visit to some of Memphis' top attractions, such as the iconic Beale Street, the Memphis Zoo, or the National Civil Rights Museum. Explore independently or join one of our organized day trips. The world - or city - is your oyster.


Cottage Living Floor Plans

Our floor plans are designed to meet your unique needs and to provide comfort, luxury, and convenience. These are more than just apartments—they are spaces to call home!

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is a good fit for independent living cottages in Memphis, TN?

Opus East Memphis offers independent living cottages designed for active seniors who desire a vibrant community with social activities, maintenance-free living, and a supportive environment. Those who value independence yet seek nearby services and opportunities to engage with like-minded individuals will find these cottages to be an ideal choice.

How do independent living cottages at Opus East Memphis differ from independent living?

Experience a unique blend of autonomy and community living in our independent living cottages. These cottages offer residents a standalone environment with private yards, garages, and spacious interiors, setting them apart from traditional setups. 

Residents have the freedom to manage their daily routines while benefiting from on-site amenities and services customized to their needs. This distinctive lifestyle option combines the independence of living in a standalone home with the support of a community, enriching the overall living experience for our residents.

How much do independent living cottages cost in Memphis, TN?

In Memphis, TN, the cost of independent living cottages can differ based on factors such as size, amenities, and location. To find out specific pricing details, it's recommended to research listings or get in touch with local communities.

Utilize our complimentary cost calculator to explore senior living expenses and effortlessly manage your monthly budget.

What services are provided for residents in the independent living cottages at Opus East Memphis?

Opus East Memphis offers a variety of services and amenities to enhance the comfort and convenience of residents in our independent living cottages. These consist of housekeeping, maintenance, meal choices, transportation assistance, recreational activities, wellness programs, and access to shared locations like the fitness center and community spaces.

Moreover, residents can enjoy personalized care plans, social opportunities, and a supportive environment that promotes independence and provides peace of mind.

Are independent living cottages and homes furnished at Opus East Memphis?

We value the importance of establishing a home-like living environment, which is why our independent living cottages and homes are deliberately left unfurnished. This gives residents the freedom to bring in their own cherished items and furniture, allowing them to create a living space that is a true reflection of their individual style and sense of comfort. 

Our team is always available to assist you in customizing your new home to make it uniquely yours!

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