Brookdale Brea

285 West Central Avenue
Brea, CA, 92821

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Monthly rates start at
$5,200 per month*
34 Reviews

Care Types

  • Assisted Living

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Brookdale Brea

285 West Central Avenue, Brea, CA, 92821

*Prices are monthly rental estimates. Actual prices may differ due to one-time fees, timing and care services required. Speak with a Senior Living Advisor to learn more.

Brookdale Brea

285 West Central Avenue, Brea, CA, 92821

Brookdale Brea is an assisted living facility in Brea, California. This community does not offer a level of care outside of assisted living. Hospice services are available on-site for residents who need them. This facility may offer respite or short-term stays. If this is something you need, you will need to find out if there are any additional restrictions on this option. Brookdale Brea offers several therapy services to its residents, including the use of occupational and physical therapists (in-house). In addition, access to a speech therapist is provided. Brookdale Brea offers dental care to its residents. Care can be provided for Spanish-speaking residents.
Costs at this community start at $2,905 and range up to $6,489. The average price in the community is $5,200, which is less than the average price in the area of $5,622. The cost of assisted living in this area is essentially the same as the cost throughout the state. Depending on the services the resident needs, additional services may increase the cost of care.
This community is pet-friendly. It's a good idea to check with the community during your visit to see if your pet will be allowed. Special diet meals are not always available, but some can accommodate residents' dietary requirements. This community provides no or low-sodium meals. Residents need to have a scheduled, structured activity every day. This facility has a variety of activities, including musical performances and social outings. See our amenity list below for more information. Apartment-style units are not always available, but this community offers studio/efficiency units and group housing options.
There are 71 hospitals within 25 miles of Brookdale Brea. The two closest hospitals are St Jude Medical Center which is 3.1 miles away and Placentia Linda Hospital which is 4.4 miles away.
This community has above-average reviews for the area; click for detailed reviews on Brookdale Brea Reviews.

Some of the key amenities available at Brookdale Brea are:

  • Beauty & Barber
  • Fitness Programs
  • Housekeeping
  • Outdoor Areas
  • Pool

From The Community

Reimagine what retirement could look like for you at Brookdale Brea, where you're empowered with the freedom of choice. Nestled in Brea, California, our assisted living community is filled with vibrant, spirited seniors who are ready to tackle each day with gusto, passion, and laughter. If this sounds like you, we'd love to have you!

Although our campus is conveniently located near shopping, restaurants, and local parks, you'll find that most of the truly exciting stuff happens right here on campus. Convenient amenities are at every corner—from our beautiful community courtyard to our fully-stocked library, on-site salon, and more. Plus, residents enjoy a variety of activities that change daily. Our robust events calendar includes interesting classes and social activities like:

  • Tai chi

  • Bingo madness

  • Movie matinees

  • Arts and crafts

  • Scenic group drives

  • Group fitness classes

  • Creative painting

When it's time to rest, you can recharge in the comfort of your personal apartment. Designed with cozy qualities and must-haves like a private bathroom, kitchenette, spacious closets, and windows that let in plenty of natural light, you'll feel right at home no matter which apartment floor plan you choose. We're also a pet-friendly community, so all four-legged friends are more than welcome.

With assisted living, you get to enjoy the conveniences of housekeeping and restaurant-style dining—no more washing stacks of dishes after every meal! With these tedious tasks off your plate, you can focus on doing more of what you love. And if you ever need an extra hand with things like grooming, dressing, or medication management, we're here to help—without standing in the way of your independence.

As a safety-first community, our campus is equipped with a 24-hour security system. We also have care staff on campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week to be alerted to an emergency.

Services and Amenities


  • Complimentary Transportation
  • Spanish
  • Resident Parking Available
  • Uncovered Parking
  • Beautician
  • Laundry Service / Drycleaning

Activities & Fitness

  • Art Classes
  • Cooking Classes
  • Wine Tasting
  • Gardening Club
  • Trivia Games
  • BBQs or Picnics

Dining & Nutrition

  • Diabetic
  • Meals Included
  • Guest Meals
  • International Cuisine
  • Professional Chef
  • Vegetarian


  • Keypad Entry


  • Dogs Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible Showers
  • Respite or Short Term Stays Offered
  • Wi-Fi/high-speed internet
  • Kitchenette
  • deck


  • Diabetic care
  • Incontinence care
  • Ambulatory care
  • Dental Care
  • Pain Management
  • Nurses


  • Game Room

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Jack D August 2023

My mom has lived at Brookdale Brea for 3 years and we couldn’t be happier! She loves the food! There’s lots of variety and choices. They have a lot of activities that are educational, exciting, thoughtful and enriching. Their outings are also well thought out and planned. The caregivers and the ...

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May July 2023

I toured Brookdale Brea. I thought that was an excellent location. They're very structured. I had a really good tour. They have a lot of programs for seniors with different levels of care, and the tour was very comprehensive. I got to see the living quarters, and the apartment, as well as when ...

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Mark July 2023

Brookdale Brea was on a busy street, but overall, the place was amazing. They have all kinds of stuff there. They take them to the movies, sometimes to the beach. They have bingo, people that come in and speak, and movie nights. They got stuff going every day of the week if you wanted to stay busy. ...

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Anonymous June 2023

Overall positive. She is still adjusting, but not always happy about being there. She could use more encouragement from the staff. When it comes to the cleanliness, she commented she's not sure he was very thorough because he was so fast. She said her bed wasn't changed, but she might have made it ...

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Anonymous June 2023

Brookdale Brea has some great caregivers, but unfortunately the management is poor. They do not reveal that each service is an extra charge. For examples, showers cost $[removed] each time etc. There was a lack of transparency on that part. I will say, the rooms are very nice. Overall I would still ...

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anonymous April 2023

Mom really likes Brookdale Brea. Others looking for a place - be sure to ask a lot of questions on the financial responsibilities including any extra charges for any equipment they may need to have, like oxygen. The main reason we went with Brookdale was because of the cost mom has for little income...

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Brookdale Brea

285 West Central Avenue, Brea, CA, 92821


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