Assisted Living

Assisted Living

Comfort and Security:

At The Cottages, we realize that each day brings opportunities for friendship and personal growth.  Freedom from daily chores and home repairs wil give you the peace of mind to do all those things you've always thought about doing.

Whatever your interests, you'll find people just like yourself in a warm, friendly atmosphere.  The Cottages offer an abundance of programs and services for everyone to enjoy.  Join in organized activities and field trips or just relax with a few friends - either way you will never lack for good companionship.

Your security is first and foremost to management and staff at The Cottages.  Each individually sprinkled apartment features smoke detectors and a 24-hour emergency response system.  Rest assured staff will be available around the clock if you need us.


  • Personal laundry service.
  • 24-hour staffing.
  • Weekly housekeeping.
  • Licensed nurse on call 24-hours a day.
  • Medication management.
  • 24-hour emergency response system.
  • Weekly linen and towel service.
  • All utilities (except cable and phone service).
  • Social, cultural, and recreational activities.
  • Smoke-free environment.
  • Use of comfortable common areas.
  • Resident pets.
  • Annual deep cleaning.
  • Building and grounds maintenance.
  • Access to Grand Traverse Pavilions full-spectrum of care. In addition to the Standard Services, residents of The Cottages have access on campus to a broad range of affordable Ancillary Services.  These services are not included in a monthly contract, but are available for a fee per service.


  • Three Homestyle Chef Prepared meals & snacks available and provided by Unidine.
  • Daily housekeeping.
  • Personal care services for assistance with bathing, dressing, toileting or grooming.
  • Daily linen and towel service.
  • Salon and spa services.
  • Dry land and aquatic health and fitness programs.
  • Transportation services.
  • Physical, occupational, speech, recreational and aquatic therapy services.
  • Restorative nursing care.
    The Cottages combine the best of all possible worlds - the natural beauty of pastoral surroundings, the excitement of nearby cultural, social, and recreational opportunities, and exceptional service.

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Grand Traverse Pavilions is proud to AGAIN be recognized by the U.S. News as a High Performing facility in both the Long-Term Care and Short-Term Rehabilitation categories.

US News and World Report

The Best Nursing Homes reflect U.S. News’ analysis of data collected and published by the federal government using a methodology defined by U.S. News that evaluates factors that U.S. News has determined most impact resident care, safety and outcomes. All measures in both ratings were developed from publicly available data from CMS as of July 2021. COVID-19 vaccine information reflects publicly available data as of October 2021. For more information about this year’s updates and new ratings, please refer to the methodology. U.S. News also profiles Assisted Living Communities, which in many cases provide services that overlap with traditional nursing homes. For the full list, visit the Nursing Home Finder

Now Hiring!

Now Hiring! Certified Nurse Aides with full-time positions offering a starting wage of $22.22/hour, with $2.00/hour shift differential, $1.00/hour weekend differential, and $2.35/hour Essential Worker Bonus. Position performs basic resident care activities and related non-professional services in caring for the personal needs and comfort of residents. Qualified must have already completed a recognized Nurse Aide Training program and obtain a current State of Michigan certification.

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Beautification Project

Be part of our Campus Wide Beautification Project!  We will be accepting orders throughout the year to enhance our beautiful campus.  Bricks, Park Benches, Picnic Tables and more can be purchased!


All donations to the Grand Traverse Pavilions Foundation are tax deductible charitable contributions as approved by the IRS.  For a full list of giving options please review our various Giving Opportunities below:

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Grand Traverse Pavilions

1000 Pavilions Circle
Traverse City, MI   49684

Phone: (231) 932-3000