Independent Senior Living in Belleville, IL

An independent lifestyle with certainty for the future.

At Benedictine (formerly The Esquiline), our independent senior living in Belleville, IL, gives you the freedom and independence to do the things you want to do. We’ll take care of the chores and home maintenance while you enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle with a community of like-minded neighbors from the St. Louis, MO, area.

Our independent living in Belleville, IL, offers services and amenities, including restaurant-style dining, a library, gardens and craft room, happy hours, social opportunities, spiritual support, shopping trips, and cultural outings to help you maintain health in body, mind and spirit. All our senior living options offer a variety of floor plans  to fit your budget and lifestyle. Plus, our on-site care center gives you and your family the peace of mind of knowing higher levels of senior care — like assisted living and skilled nursing — are available if you ever need them.

All our faith-based independent living communities provide a lifestyle grounded in our values of Hospitality, Stewardship, Respect and Justice. Come see for yourself how Benedictine Living Community-At The Shrine is truly a place where you can live fully and live well.

Your independent living fee includes:

  • Apartment rent
  • Biweekly housekeeping
  • Emergency response staff available 24/7
  • Social, education, spiritual and recreational programs
  • On-site parking
  • Complimentary continental breakfast
  • Scheduled transportation
  • Utilities included (heat, electric, water and trash)
  • Customized temperature control
  • Wi-Fi network and DirectTV®
  • Person-centered wellness plans
  • Daily Catholic Mass and weekly Protestant service

Independent living floor plans.


One Bedroom

Deluxe One Bedroom

Two Bedroom

Deluxe Two Bedroom

Choosing independent living at Benedictine means you’re free to stay engaged, pursue new interests, and make the most of everything our modern faith-based retirement community has to offer.

Call 618-394-6400 or get in touch using the the form on this page to learn more about our independent senior living in Belleville, IL.