Discover a beautiful senior living community in Columbia, South Carolina.

Renowned for our convenient location, excellence in food, first-class staff and signature activities, Amara Place is one of Columbia’s finest senior communities.

Our neighborhood offers a small town feel with all the conveniences of big city living—world class shopping and dining, a commitment to the arts, and plenty of natural beauty.

From our well-maintained grounds to the beautiful parks and attractions in and around Columbia, every day at Amara Place offers new beauty and new possibilities. We like to keep our calendar full at Amara Place, especially with activities that involve the local community. We create our schedules around the things you love to do.

At Amara Place, we offer more than just comfortable living spaces for seniors. Nothing is more important to us than the health and happiness of our residents. There’s no doubt — it’s our residents that are at the center of all we do at Amara Place and make life here so special!

Learn more about your care needs and which options are the best fit.



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A beautiful place to call home for my mom! I can’t say enough great things about this community. The care, activities, and staff are all amazing. Highly recommend!!

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Living Options At Amara Place

Living Options At Amara Place

Assisted Living

If you or a loved one struggles a bit with daily tasks then assisted living in Columbia at Amara Place may be a perfect option. The nice thing about this option is that you will receive as much help as you need - not too much and not too little. We can help as needed with bathing, medication assistance, escorts, and more. And we’ll take care of many chores, too. Imagine not having to cook meals, wash linens, clean your apartment, or do maintenance! It all makes for a much more relaxed and confident retirement lifestyle. So, when it comes to Columbia senior living, please think of Amara Place if you’re considering an assisted living community. Questions? We’re always here to help. Contact us at (803) 788-9555 or come see for yourself at a complimentary lunch and tour.

Memory Care

There is no doubt you’re doing all you can to help your loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. And as you know, memory care can get overwhelming. But what if there was a place that could help the whole family? A memory care community in Columbia, South Carolina that is secure, nurturing, and approaches care just like family? Wouldn’t that alleviate some of the stress? Wouldn’t that bring the family closer together? We know it will, because we’ve seen it happen many, many times. Amara Place Senior Living isn’t a memory care facility, it truly is a memory care community and you’ll notice the difference right away. Questions? We’re always here to help. Give us a call at (803) 788-9555 or come see for yourself at a complimentary lunch and tour.

Independent Living

Folks often ask, “What is independent living and does Blue Harbor Senior Living have independent living apartments near me?” Independent living is ideal for seniors that are still able to live without support but want the security of having help available when needed. It’s a popular choice for seniors entering retirement due to all the great social opportunities, events, entertainment, and local cultural and shopping trips available. The best part is that since we take care of many of the household chores (cooking, cleaning, maintenance) you’ll have much more time to take advantage of all that the community has to offer. And yes indeed, Blue Harbor Senior Living does have a retirement community with independent living apartments in Columbia, South Carolina called Amara Place. Questions? We’re always here to help. Contact us at (803) 788-9555 or come see for yourself at a complimentary lunch and tour.

We encourage you to take a tour of a Blue Harbor community. It's really laid back. No pressure. Remember when mom used to pressure you to eat your veggies, or do your homework, or do your chores? There will be none of that.

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