Senior Independent Living in Duluth, MN

A community devoted to your independence.

Independent living is about freedom to choose the things you want to do, while leaving chores and home maintenance behind. At our Catholic retirement community, you’ll find an active, engaging lifestyle and a community of like-minded individuals who enjoy living independently, yet also recognize the value of having health care available if they ever need it.

Our community offers independent living in Duluth, MN, with a lifestyle grounded in our values of Hospitality, Stewardship, Respect and Justice.

Benedictine Living Community-Duluth integrates a mix of services and amenities designed to help you maintain health in body, mind and spirit — and to help ensure your senior independent living lifestyle is everything you want it to be.

Our elegant senior apartments are available in five different floor plans and connect you with an enriching array of community features. From restaurant-style dining venues, libraries, gardens and game rooms to abundant social opportunities, spiritual support, shopping trips and cultural outings, Benedictine is truly a place where you can live fully and live well.

Your independent living fee includes:

  • Utilities including basic cable heat, electricity, water and trash pickup
  • Convenient laundry facilities on each floor
  • Washer and dryer hook-ups
  • Restaurant-style dining – one delicious meal served daily
  • Coffee and snacks in the community Fireside Room
  • Monthly housekeeping
  • Daily wellness check
  • 24-hour emergency call system
  • On-site parking with garage parking available for a small additional fee
  • Scheduled transportation
  • Social, educational and recreational opportunities designed for your enjoyment
  • Access to the library, chapel, and College of St. Scholastica campus
  • Spiritual care support
  • Priority access to our comprehensive continuum of care

Call 218-522-8899 or get in touch using the form on this page to learn more about Benedictine’s senior independent living in Duluth, MN.

Take a peek inside

Our independent living apartments allow the space to suit your lifestyle. Choose from one- or two-bedroom layouts. Click on the virtual tour for a 360-degree view, or on the floorplans for room dimensions and sizes.






Living alone in a house that was once full of family can be isolating and lonely. Independent living communities offer an array of opportunities to socialize, learn something new, enjoy cultural events, and more. And when you choose an independent living community, you can leave chores like cooking, cleaning, home maintenance and lawn care behind. If your family members worry about your safety living alone, they’ll gain valuable peace of mind knowing you live in a community with staff on-site 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For more information, read our blog post, When is Independent Living Needed?

There are many considerations when choosing a senior living community. For a detailed list of things to keep in mind, read our blog posts, Choosing a Senior Care Community and Independent Living: A Closer Look.

The cost of independent living will vary depending on the community and the type of residence you choose, our rent starts at $1,460. Contact the community for more detailed information.

Your guests are always welcome in your home, and they’re more than welcome to enjoy our common living areas, dining venues, amenities and activities with you while visiting. Some of our communities also offer guest rooms that can be reserved and rented for visiting family members and friends.

Yes. They’re family, too! Many of our communities are pet-friendly and welcome dogs, cats, birds and fish upon approval through our Pet Admissions Program. Be sure to ask about the pet policy, approval process, and the pet-friendly areas of the community when you visit. All our communities accept service dogs and certified companion animals.

Many people do bring their cars, but with all the transportation options provided by our communities, a car isn’t a necessity. Many couples find they prefer one car instead of two, but that’s totally up to you.