LaurelHurst and LaurelWoods

1064 West Mills Street Columbus, North Carolina 28722

Set in the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains in Columbus, North Carolina, our independent and assisted living plus memory care community offers a lodge-like experience on one-acre with sweeping views and luxurious apartments. Enjoy an activity center with pool table, media room with big-screen TV and scheduled courtesy transportation around the area.

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From thoughtfully designed apartments to world-class services, we have thought of everything.

Fun & friends

Enjoy scheduled social, educational and recreational programs designed to challenge and stimulate. Participate in Rotary Club events, weekly music club, movie nights and monthly fireside book reviews.

Keep in touch with family via email or video chat in our computer area and stay active with exercise classes or leisurely strolls around our manicured grounds.

No matter your interests, we’ve got you covered!

Safety & convenience

To keep life easy for you, we have daily newspaper delivery, housekeeping and laundry services, an on-site beauty salon/barber, 24-7 staffing and an emergency response system.

Wide entryways make it easy for residents who use wheelchairs or motorized scooters to get around and socialize.

Our community is a wonderful place to live. It is like one big family and the workers are all fantastic. My family really likes it too. I feel safe and secure here. Diane S.

LaurelHurst and LaurelWoods living options

Find the right type of senior living community.

Independent living

Enjoy a private apartment and active social life with freedom from chores like housekeeping, laundry and home maintenance.

Assisted living

Maintain your independence while enjoying access to 24-hour support services like help with bathing, dressing, meal preparation and more.

Memory care

Experience a safe environment for seniors with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia supported by a specially trained staff.

Temporary care

Move in for a short-term stay when you need additional support or try out our community before committing to a lease.

Resident life at LaurelHurst and LaurelWoods

See what modern senior living looks like.

Senior woman and male caregiver discussing knitting techniques at a table.

Education & recreation

From our walking club to craft and cooking projects to themed dress-up days, we provide meaningful ways for you to develop new skills and interests and expand your social circles.

Senior man and woman laughing while making cookies.

Fun with food

Food connects us, brings us joy and can be a creative outlet. You don’t have to be a professional chef to get in on the action! Our staff and residents hold bake-offs, organize recipe exchanges and work together on fun cooking projects.

Caregiver leading seniors in a chair yoga stretching exercise.

On-site amenities

Visit our well-stocked library with various genres to choose from, spend an afternoon at the salon or participate in our daily exercise classes. No matter your interests, we have you covered, and there is always something new to try.

In the area

LaurelHurst and LaurelWoods sit on one campus in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Our Columbus, North Carolina, communities offer easy access to Interstates 26 and 40.

St. Luke’s Hospital is across the street from our community.

Pharmacies: CVS, Medicap, Owen’s, Landrum Drug Co.
Restaurants: Giardini Gardens & Trattoria, Mountain View BBQ & Deli, Larkin’s Carolina Grill, Calvert’s Kitchen, El Sureno Mexican Restaurant
Shopping: Family Dollar, Fred’s Store, Walmart Supercenter, Sam’s Club

Our COVID-19 response

The safety of our residents and team members is our highest priority. Company-wide, we are taking safety measures and following guidance from officials. While life in our communities might look a bit different right now, we’re hard at work keeping our residents happy and engaged.

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