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and the resident rooms. To reduce pushback
from owners and operators on the amount of
space being carved out, these spaces can
be designed at less than 100 square feet
with a single desk and a door that can be
closed for privacy.
* Suites for overnight guests. A community
that offers overnight accommodations can
allow an out-of-town guest to stay longer. If
one or two suites are available to be rented
as private accommodations, visits can be
more productive and less taxing. Operators
might set a rate lower than a hotel room,

Top: This bistro was added at The Carillon
at Boulder Creek to provide a small lounge
for visitors and a place to grab coffee or a
light continental breakfast outside of the
main cafeteria. It's self-serve and requires
minimal staffing. Above: The Carillon at
Boulder Creek also built out a grab-and-go
café, which opens to outdoor seating, is
fully staffed, and provides an intermediate
dining alternative to the bistro and
cafeteria for residents, guests, and staff.

FRED J. FUHRMEISTER FOR OZ ARCHITECTURE

stay longer is critical; providing amenities and
conveniences for visitors should be a priority
for all communities.
Some appealing visitor amenities might
include:
* A variety of dining options. Eating is an
activity that brings people together, and
having diverse dining choices is becoming
a must-have for new senior living communities. There's a continual shift away from
one large cafeteria and toward smaller
destination dining. Visitor feedback also
indicated that broader food options and
more casual dining areas are important to
them. A coffee bar, bistro, formal dining
room, wine bar, and/or a casual deli can
add environments that accommodate the
individual tastes of visitors, encourage
connection and conversation, and provide
a variety of comfortable spaces where
guests can spend time with residents.
* A business center where friends and
family can work while visiting residents. Having to set aside work obligations entirely can be stressful for visitors,
especially if they'd like to come more
frequently or stay for extended periods
of time. Providing a quiet place to work
remotely helps alleviate that stress and
makes it more convenient to spend additional time in the community. An ideal
location is in semi-public, neutral space
between the main community entrance


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EFAmagazine.com
Editorial
Show Talk
Bulletin
Community
Bigger in Texas
Exterior Expectations
Personalized Care
High Design
Creative License
Top 10 Remodel/ Renovation Projects
Design Profiles
Product Gallery
Q+A
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