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King Gardens Retirement Residence

85 King Street East Mississauga, ON L5A 4G6

Come and see our newly renovated building! Located in the heart of Cooksville, close to Port Credit Harbour, Trillium Hospital and Square one Shopping Centre. King Gardens offers full-service independent and enhanced retirement living with full recreation programs, a swimming pool, fitness studio, solarium, movie theatre, library, underground parking and much more. Our residents feel reassured that they live in a safe & secure residence. King Gardens offers a range of accommodations including studio, one and two-bedroom suites in a variety of spacious layouts. Delight your taste buds as you enjoy three gourmet meals daily, prepared with your personal tastes in mind. Our enhanced living program is designed to provide personalized care and support for residents who have additional health care needs. We welcome you to King Gardens to see our new look! Guest and respite stays easily arranged.

General Information:

  • 18 years in operation
  • Near:  Dundas Street and Hurontario Street
  • Decorated in 2009
  • Handrails in hallways
  • 10 floors, 3 elevators
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Central PA system
  • Funding Base: Corporate/for profit
  • Owned and managed by: Revera Inc
  • 147 units
  • Capacity: 165 residents
  • Average Waiting Period: varies
  • Average Age: 84
  • Can accommodate cognitively impaired people (alzheimer's/dementia)
  • Can accommodate physically challenged people (wheelchair accessible)
  • Residents have a dress code (proper dress code in effect in all common areas)
  • Smoking allowed (outside only)
  • Alcohol allowed (Happy Hour and Licensed Dining Room also available)
  • Restrictions around Visitors/Visiting Hours: access to property after 9:00 p.m. via front door bell
  • Procedures to leave the premises on a temporary basis... resident sign out book
  • Languages: English, Staff And Residents Speak Various Languages; All Cultures Welcome
  • Will accept Public Guardian and Trustee clients
  • Main doors of residence secured at all times
  • Close to: Public Transit, Shopping, Churches, Seniors' Centre, Library, Major Highway, Local Hospital (Trillium Health Centre - Mississauga & The Credit Valley Hospital)
  • Accredited Member of ORCA


  • Available Staff/Services:External services arranged by: residence and/or family/resident
    • Pharmacy
    • Social Work (CCAC)
    • Recreation Therapy
    • Occupational Therapy (CCAC)
    • Visiting Dentist
    • Physiotherapy (CCAC)
    • Dietitian (CCAC)
    • Companions
    • Podiatry (CCAC)
    • Chaplaincy
    • Speech Pathology (CCAC)
    • Chiropody
    • Audiology/Hearing Clinic
    • Pet Therapy Visits
  • Staff trained re: visually, hearing and cognitively impaired
  • 24 hour nursing and other staff
  • RNs on staff
  • RPNs on staff
  • HCAs on staff
  • PSWs on staff
  • Visiting MD (twice weekly & on call 24/7)
  • Can retain own MD
  • Staff is bonded
  • Police Check or Vulnerable Person Screening is done for all new staff

Health Services:

  • Medication administration (centralized medication administration - additional cost) and/or supervision
  • Vitals monitored if required
  • Will accept and provide special assistance for residents who require oxygen, catheters and ostomies
  • Assistance with dressing available (cost)
  • Weekly assistance with bathing available ($69.00/month) Extra baths: $17.00/bath
  • Care plans done
  • Different levels of care available
  • Private Duty Care available ($21.50/hour)
  • Assisted Living Area ($455.00/month) (Less than 2 weeks waiting period)
  • Lab service (visiting , $20.00/visit)
  • Residents can purchase outside resources and use agency of their choice
  • MD visits residents in their rooms/suites
  • Clinic area for medical visits
  • Will help locate higher level of care if needed (via CCAC)


  • Choice of suites available : studios, 1 and 2-bedroom suites; a few shared semi suites
  • In all suites:Private bathrooms (shared-private has shared bathroom) with call bells, grab bars, tubs and showers with non-slip surfaces
    • locks
    • kitchenette
    • patio/balcony
    • storage
    • bar fridge
    • window coverings
    • light fixtures
    • linens
    • fire alarm
    • smoke detector
    • sprinkler
    • call bell
    • air conditioning (central)
    • thermostats for heating & cooling
  • In suite cable TV provided by residence (residence charges extra $45.00/month)
  • Can have own phone number provided by residence (residence charges extra $30.00/month)
  • Unfurnished suites, furnished suites available for short stays
  • Restrictions on electrical appliances : electric kettles must have automatic shut-off switches
  • Suites can be shared (pending availability of beds), roommate picked by resident & residence staff
  • Pets allowed (we welcome cats, birds and small dogs with assessment)


  • All meals included in fee and served in Dining Room daily
  • Menu choices available: Breakfast: 2, Lunch: 2, Dinner: 2
  • 2 sittings/meal
  • Guest Meals: Breakfast $7.00, Lunch $10.00, Dinner $13.00
  • Special Diets: Vegetarian, Low Salt, Diabetic and Special Therapeutic Diets
  • Tray service to room if ill (no charge for a maximum time of 4 days)
  • Assistance with feeding available
  • 2 snacks/day
  • Party facilities
  • Open pantry
  • Continental Breakfast and Afternoon Tea provided daily


  • Parking available (outdoor for visitors: free and indoor for residents: $67.00/month)
  • 12 lounge s with: TV (3), piano (2), solarium (1) and balconies (9)
  • Guest suites available ($110.00/night)
  • Residence has a:Banking services on premises (weekly)
    • library
    • visiting library
    • chapel
    • barber/beauty shop
    • laundry room(s) (no cost)
    • tuck/gift shop
  • Resident can arrange newspaper delivery to individual suite (extra cost)
  • Mail delivered to private mailbox with key
  • Recreation Facilities:Posted schedule of activities
    • pool table
    • billiards
    • shuffleboard
    • greenhouse
    • craft room
    • card room
    • swimming pool
    • fitness studio
  • Internal newsletter for residents
  • Recreational Programs:
    • exercise
    • shopping
    • theatre
    • parties
    • entertainment
    • art classes
    • pet visiting
    • day trips
    • horticulture program
    • High Tea
    • baking/cooking courses


  • Housekeeping: weekly (included in fee, daily housekeeping can be arranged)
  • Laundry: linen (included in fee), towel (included in fee), personal (extra cost - for independent residents; incl for enhanced floor), dry cleaning (extra cost)
  • Transportation to medical appointments (extra cost) and for group social activities
  • 24 hour security
  • Nightly security checks
  • Telephone (extra cost)
  • Cable TV (extra cost)
  • Utilities (included in fee)
  • Private dining room & computer lab

Rental Information:

Rates may vary

  • Rent: $2,200.00/month and up
    (Rates vary depending on suite type and services chosen)
  • Extra cost for 2nd person sharing suite ($660.00/month)
  • Rent paid monthly
  • Payment Options: post-dated cheques and pre-authorized payments
  • Rent increases as per Residential Tenancies Act, annual for resident with 3 months notice given
  • Will help resident move into residence (extra cost)
  • Short-term respite and trial stays available (both $75.00/day, rates from $75.00, depending on care and services. Hotel Suites available and are fully furnished)
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