Discover a premium senior living experience at Amica Britannia, a welcoming retirement residence right in central Calgary. It’s a small and beautifully designed boutique property, with convenient access to excellent city amenities and services.
What type of care is available at Amica Britannia? Our Medical Director is a licensed physician who is on-site for our residents two full days a week and on call around the clock. Our nursing and wellness team is available 24/7 as well. We combine exceptional hospitality, activities and amenities with professional care services. You can choose the option that best fits your needs:
You'll also find long-term care, palliative care or hospice care in Calgary at Amica Britannia. Our team can help you understand and find the best senior care option for your needs.
What’s unique at Amica Britannia
Amica Britannia offers personalized support for residents who need assistance with daily activities or dementia care. Our inviting four-storey building is conveniently located in the heart of Calgary between Elbow Drive and Macleod Trail. With just 74 suites, our residents have the best combination of attentive care in a cozy setting. Found in one of Calgary’s most sought-after established communities, the neighbourhood features flat, easy-to-navigate walkways and natural areas with mature trees. Relax by the beautiful fireplace in the lobby, enjoy frequent live performances by visiting musicians, from pianists to a string quartet. Your small pet is welcome to live in your suite.
Exploring the neighbourhood
Amica Britannia is in an upscale residential neighbourhood that offers a pleasing mix of walking pathways and green spaces like Riverdale Park and Sandy Beach Park on the shores of the winding Elbow River. The Britannia Plaza, directly across the street, is a great destination for its coffee shop, restaurants, shops and services like banking and pharmacy. Many of our residents join us from Calgary neighbourhoods like Elboya, Britannia and Mount Royal, as well as the outlying rural areas.
Things to do around Amica Britannia
Come aboard our comfortable private van or bus for scheduled excursions. Outings include the Chinook Centre for shopping, Peters’ Drive-In for a famously delicious milkshake, or the well-kept grounds of Edworthy Park along the Bow River. Visits to Spruce Meadows for equestrian events or the Calgary Stampede are also popular. Our residents enjoy scenic drives to Cochrane, Canmore or Okotoks, or the barrier-free William Watson Lodge at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park near Kananaskis.