Brookdale South Charlotte

5515 Rea Road
Charlotte, NC, 28226

Call for personalized pricing, availability, and touring 1 (844) 302-3301

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Monthly rates start at
$4,495 per month*
21 Reviews

Care Types

  • Memory Care
  • Assisted Living

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Brookdale South Charlotte

5515 Rea Road, Charlotte, NC, 28226

*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 South Charlotte

5515 Rea Road, Charlotte, NC, 28226

Welcome to Brookdale South Charlotte, a vibrant retirement living community offering assisted living and memory care in historic Charlotte, NC. 

At Brookdale South Charlotte, residents enjoy total access to an array of luxury amenities, including on-campus salon services, beautifully-landscaped outdoor gardens, and a library. In their free time, residents may enjoy tickling the ivories at the piano, or relaxing with a good book in the fireside living room. 

Meals are a core part of Brookdale South Charlotte’s commitment to exceptional long-term care, inviting residents to enjoy delicious homestyle dining for breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. With a coffee shop and ice cream parlor on-site, residents can savor their favorite beverages and sweet treats with friends. 

Compassionate caregivers are available 24-hours a day, helping residents navigate their daily routine with confidence and ease. Residents may request assistance at any time, day or night, with emergency call systems located in their apartment homes. 

To learn more about Brookdale South Charlotte or assisted living and memory care in Charlotte, NC, please chat with us below. 

Dining, Shopping, and Medical Care in Charlotte, NC

Brookdale South Charlotte is located in beautiful Charlotte, NC, home to world-class dining, luxurious shopping, and award-winning medical care. Points of interests in Charlotte, NC for Brookdale South Charlotte residents include: 

New South Kitchen & Bar, Cajun Yard Dog, Le Peep Restaurant, Malaya Kitchen Asian Fusion

The Arboretum Shopping Center, The Shops at Piper Glen, Olde Towne Village Center, Stonecrest Shopping Center

Atrium Health Pineville, Novant Health Matthews Medical Center, Carolinas ContinueCARE Hospital at Pineville

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: Does Brookdale South Charlotte accept Medicare or Medicaid?

Brookdale South Charlotte does not accept Medicare or Medicaid. 

Families are welcome to get more information about paying for long-term care in Charlotte, NC by chatting with us below. 

Q: How much does Brookdale South Charlotte cost?

Brookdale South Charlotte’s individualized approach to pricing takes each resident’s care needs and housing accommodation into consideration to creative customized rates. 

Families are welcome to request a free personalized quote for the community by chatting with us below. 

Q: What levels of care does Brookdale South Charlotte provide?

Brookdale South Charlotte offers assisted living and memory care.

Families may learn more about assisted living and memory care in Charlotte, NC by chatting with us below. 

Q: Does Brookdale South Charlotte allow pets?

Brookdale South Charlotte is pet-friendly, welcoming cats and dogs that comply with their rules regarding size and breed. 

Families are welcome to learn more about the community’s pet policy by chatting with us below. 

Q: What coronavirus precautions does Brookdale South Charlotte take?

Brookdale South Charlotte’s approach to coronavirus aims to protect staff and residents from COVID-19. The community is requiring all associates to be vaccinated against COVID-19 to minimize the spread of infection on campus. 

Families are welcome to learn more about Brookdale South Charlotte’s approach to COVID-19 by chatting with us below. 

Q: How do I find more information about Brookdale South Charlotte?

Brookdale South Charlotte offers free tours of their community, welcoming families to see their residence and meet their staff in person. To schedule a free tour of the community, please chat with us below. 

From The Community

No matter how you envision your retirement, you’ll receive the support you need to bring that vision into fruition at Brookdale South Charlotte. We help you take care of the basics, like housekeeping and cooking so that you can forgo daily stressors and burdens. Located in Charlotte, North Carolina, our community offers assisted living and memory care for seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia.

If you could use an extra hand with little things like grooming, dressing, and medication management, then our assisted living program may be a great match. And for our seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia, our memory care program provides a deeper level of support with gentle encouragement and reminders. We’re here to help with getting around campus, healthcare provider coordination, and dining assistance.

With more time freed up and the support you need to thrive, you’ll find that there’s plenty to do right on campus. We have amenities like an on-site coffee shop and ice cream parlor, a fully-stocked library, a salon and barbershop, and a community courtyard. At every turn, you’re sure to find something fun to do. We also plan a robust events calendar filled with exciting activities like:

  • Community game night

  • Movie matinees

  • Trivia challenges

  • Tai chi classes

  • Creative painting

Seniors in our memory care program get to enjoy all these amenities and activities, and they are provided with a structured daily path of engagement to help preserve identity and strengthen current skills. This includes research-backed activities like clustered group discussions, art therapy, walking groups, and more.

At the end of a fun-filled day, you need a space you can call your own. Residents can choose from several pet-friendly apartment floor plan options before move-in day. From studios to two-bedroom layouts, you’ll feel right at home with the cozy carpeting and lovely windows that let in an abundance of natural light.

We also understand just how important safety is to you and your loved ones, which is why our campus is equipped with safety features like a 24-hour security system, monitored entrances and exits, and keypad entries. You’ll also find comfort in knowing that we have staff on campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week to be alerted to an emergency.

There are 10 hospitals within 25 miles of Brookdale South Charlotte. The two closest hospitals are Carolinas Healthcare System Pineville which is 3.4 miles away and Novant Health Matthews Medical Center which is 5.9 miles away.

Some of the key amenities available at Brookdale South Charlotte are:

  • Outdoor Areas
  • Beauty & Barber
  • Parking
  • Pool
  • Social Outings

Services and Amenities


  • Housekeeping
  • Transportation arrangement (non-medical)
  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care
  • Hospice
  • Guest Meals

Activities & Fitness

  • Activity Center
  • Fitness Programs
  • Washer & Dryer in Unit
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Yoga
  • Health and Wellness Programs

Additional Features

  • Minimum Age

Dining & Nutrition

  • Pet Friendly
  • All-Day Dining
  • Professional Chef
  • Low Sodium
  • Gluten / Allergen Free
  • Kosher Available


  • 24 Hour Security System
  • Daily Check-in System


  • Library & Computer Lounge
  • Restaurant Style Dining
  • Cable
  • Wifi
  • Kitchenettes
  • Telephone


  • Clubs & Communities
  • 12-16 hour nursing
  • Medication management
  • Mental wellness program
  • Laundry / Dry Cleaning
  • Wound Care

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Ed T June 2023

From the Sales team and Administrative Staff to the nurses and aids in my mom's memory care unit, everyone was so nice and always had a smile when they saw us on visits. The team was in contact with us if there were any issues. I fully trusted them as my mom's care givers so I could go back to jus...

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D M February 2023

This was a good community with a good location; however, we didn't see the value for the money.

Catherine December 2022

I toured Brookdale South Charlotte. It was much better than the other place. They had both memory care and assisted living. It was very clean, and the staff were involved with the residents. I was there twice, and I noticed that the staff was very interactive with the residents at both times, wherea...

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Sherry October 2022

My mom moved into Brookdale South Charlotte. At first, she was very upset that she was there because she doesn't like being away from home, but she seems to be adjusting well. We've been very impressed with the staff there. They have all been very willing to answer our questions and take o...

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Thad September 2022

My mother is at Brookdale South Charlotte. It's very nice. The place is very roomy. It's very clean, and it is well kept. The staff is very nice, and the care is good in all respects. They keep her busy doing different things with her friends in the facility or getting out and doing things...

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anonymous May 2022

So far Brookdale South just seems like a really nice community for loved ones to be at, and based on the experience we have had up to this point we would recommend them to other families.

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Brookdale South Charlotte

5515 Rea Road, Charlotte, NC, 28226


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