Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place

36 Barkley Cir
Fort Myers, FL, 33907

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Monthly rates start at
$2,100 per month*
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Care Types

  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living

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Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place

36 Barkley Cir, Fort Myers, FL, 33907

*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.

Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place

36 Barkley Cir, Fort Myers, FL, 33907

A Quiet & Charming Neighborhood — Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place

Urban living without any home upkeep sounds too good to be true. Not at Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place! Offering independent and assisted living services in beautiful Fort Myers, Florida, sets residents near highly-rated shopping, dining and cultural activities just around the corner. This one-of-a-kind community features lavish amenities, beautiful living spaces, and an active lifestyle seniors can enjoy for years to come. 

Independent living residents can reclaim their independence and get back to doing what they love with the many exciting activities on-site like fitness classes, charity events, games, movie nights and much more. Assisted living residents may need a little extra help throughout their days with things like dressing, grooming, bathing or medication administration. Still, there’s a filled calendar of accommodating activities for them too! Residents can be as active as they choose and spoil themselves with an abundance of amenities like delicious dining options that can satisfy your taste buds and nutritional needs or beautifully landscaped premises that make any time a great time to unwind. At Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place, residents won’t have to think about cleaning or laundry ever again, just about how they want to spend their days. 

Amenities Anyone Can Enjoy at Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place

This pet-friendly community helps residents settle into cozy spaces with their beloved furry family members. Beautiful sun porches and balconies allow every resident to get lots of sunlight and fresh air. An outdoor heated swimming pool and patio will enable residents to stay healthy while comforting TV rooms and lounges allow them to socialize and share laughs whenever they want. Staff is on-site and available to residents 24 hours a day, allowing for the peace of mind every senior and loved one deserves. 

If you would like to schedule a tour of this beautiful community or for more information, please chat with our team. 

There are 5 hospitals within 25 miles of Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place. The two closest hospitals are Lee Memorial Hospital which is 2.9 miles away and Gulf Coast Medical Center Lee Mem Health System which is 3.5 miles away.

Some of the key amenities available at Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place are:

  • Pet Friendly
  • Activity Center
  • Restaurant Style Dining
  • Outdoor Areas
  • Beauty & Barber

Services and Amenities


  • Social Outings
  • Parking
  • Complimentary Transportation
  • Spanish
  • English

Activities & Fitness

  • All-Day Dining
  • Library & Computer Lounge
  • Pool
  • Allowed Outdoors
  • Happy Hour
  • Live Musical Performances

Dining & Nutrition

  • Meals Provided
  • Vegetarian


  • Respite or Short Term Stays Offered
  • Central Fireplace
  • Dogs Allowed


  • Diabetic care
  • Incontinence care
  • Ambulatory care
  • Memory care
  • Medication management
  • Hospice available on-site


  • Clubs & Communities

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Anonymous July 2023

Our family had an in person tour with Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place and we were personally impressed with the community.

Anonymous June 2023

Our only hesitation with Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place is the dining room - it is under staffed so therefore it leads to some long wait times for a table and/or meals. However what we like most about this community is the security, the brightness, the morning check-ins and the roominess.

Heather May 2023

My family and loved one had a great experience with the community. The staff are very nice and caring towards the residents and families. Everyone is very friendly. We would recommend the community to others for their loved ones.

Lauri December 2022

They are very friendly and helpful. There is no improvements needed. I felt like my loved one, would be very comfortable there. Merrill Gardens is a wonderful place!

anonymous November 2022

They were very flexible with my parents changing needs and they were great during the hurricane

anonymous September 2022

Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place was not going to work for my mother. The building was aged and they definitely were in need of some updates. My loved one is also vegetarian and their idea of a vegetarian meal was a cold salad and any vegetables that they had in the kitchen. It was not going to be s...

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Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place

36 Barkley Cir, Fort Myers, FL, 33907


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