ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Building upon the remarkable success of The Bristal at White Plains assisted living community, The Engel Burman Group has announced the opening of the Welcome Center at its newest Westchester community -- The Bristal at Armonk.
Located at 90 Business Park Drive in Armonk, the three-story 119,000-square-foot building will include a total of 112 assisted living residences comprised of eight friendship suites, 36 studios, 56 one-bedroom and six two-bedroom residences. There will also be 40 apartments dedicated for residents who require memory care.
Residents at The Bristal at Armonk will enjoy top-of-the-line health care services including a full-scale wellness program, onsite doctor visits, medication supervision, bathing and dressing assistance and a RN/LPN on duty.
The Bristal at Armonk, which is scheduled to open in early 2014, will have many of the best in class amenities and services featured at The Bristal at White Plains including an elegant lobby, cinema, fitness center, salon, arts & crafts studio, bingo center, card and game room, library, wellness center, and heated outdoor pool and an activities center for visiting grandchildren. Added amenities which residents will find are a walking path, bocce and an internet cafe. Gourmet meals will be prepared and served three times a day in the beautifully appointed dining room, or residents can get a snack in the bistro any time of day. There will also be a private dining room that can be reserved for private family gatherings.
The Bristal at Armonk is conveniently located within minutes of downtown Armonk with its fine dining and shopping. The Bristal at Armonk is within 10 minutes of Chappaqua, 20 minutes of Greenwich, less than an hour's commute from New York City by car or rail, and only 15 minutes from White Plains with its fine malls and restaurants. Westchester Airport and the Westchester Medical Center are only minutes away.
"We are very excited about the opening early next year of The Bristal at Armonk. The Village of Armonk is one of Westchester's finest communities with a rich history and a fabulous downtown area. With its close proximity to northern Westchester as well as Greenwich and Stamford, Armonk is an ideal location for our second assisted living community in Westchester. We look forward to building on the great success we've achieved in White Plains as well as in our 8 communities on Long Island," said Jan Burman, President of The Engel Burman Group.
"The Bristal aims to challenge every preconceived notion of what Assisted Living is – by creating an environment so uniquely loving, so rich in genuine compassion and so driven by exceptional senior living that residents and loved ones fully embrace our communities as home," Mr. Burman added.
The Bristal at White Plains, which celebrated its grand opening in May, is more than 65 percent occupied. The Bristal at White Plains features 116 residences comprised of 73 studios, 41 one-bedroom and 2 two-bedroom suites. There are also 32 memory care apartments.
SOURCE Engel Burman Group