senior living IN west portland, Oregon

Markham House is a premiere senior living community offering independent living and assisted living services in Portland, OR. Our contemporary, boutique community is dedicated to the happiness and wellness of our residents makes community life feel more like a resort vacation than retirement while our array of amenities and services makes our community energetic and fun.

From your first visit with us, you will notice how cheery and bright our community is, instantly welcoming residents and families. With colorful decor, lush and mature landscaping, our residents feel at home right away. Our location allows you to enjoy a day out at Multnomah Village, Lake Oswego, or shopping at nearby Washington Square. If you don't feel like heading out, you can stay home and enjoy live entertainment, art classes, bonfires, cooking club and award-winning dining.

At Markham House, we care about each and every one of our residents, and you'll see that the second you meet our friendly staff. We realize that everyone has an expectation of what retirement should look like and we are here to make sure that your retirement exceeds all expectations.

A fun retirement is waiting for you at Markham House. All you have to do is make yourself at home.

License Number: 70A057

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Markham House is located in southwest Portland, offering all the peace of residential living and the convenience of being near a big city. We are conveniently located off Highway 5 near Lake Oswego, Burlingame, Garden Home and Multnomah.


  • Full-service dining featuring seasonal menus and healthy choices
  • Intimate dining room for private parties
  • All apartments have in-room kitchenettes


  • 24-Hour Awake Staff
  • Visiting Physical Therapist
  • Visiting Occupational Therapist
  • Visiting Podiatrist
  • PrimeFit Group Fitness Instructor
  • Registered Nurse On Staff
  • Concierge Doctor
  • Full-Service Salon


  • Spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments
  • Walk-in closets with customized shelving in select apartments
  • Private locked drawer in bathroom
  • Bathrooms designed for comfort and safety, with step in showers and safety bars in every bathroom
  • Emergency wireless pull cord system in every apartment
  • Kitchenettes include medium sized refrigerators and full-size microwaves
  • Wall-to-wall carpeting
  • Window coverings
  • Patios on first floor
  • Upgraded individually controlled air system with a digital thermostat
  • Comprehensive fire safety program including smoke detectors and sprinklers
  • Expanded cable TV
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi


  • Pet care available
  • Accepts indoor cats
  • Accepts small dogs


  • Reserved parking
  • Luxurious entertainment lounge with piano and fireplace
  • Interior courtyard with fountain
  • Comfortable library with complimentary books, magazines and daily newspapers
  • Card, Bingo, bridge & poker rooms
  • Activity room
  • Computer room with internet access
  • Complimentary laundry facilities on each floor
  • Weekly housekeeping and linen service
  • PrimeFit gym and fitness program
  • Concierge services
  • Travel by Leisure Care
  • Fit Brains and Language Learning programs powered by Rosetta Stone®
  • Nintendo Wii
  • Full calendar of fun and engaging programs, events and activities
  • Regularly scheduled shuttle service
  • Private chauffeur service
  • Full-service salon
  • Health and wellness center
  • Assisted Living services available
  • Pendant service available

Contact us to schedule a tour and visit our beautiful community. 

Community Highlights

Fit Brains at Markham House Retirement Community
PrimeFit Gym and Fitness by Markham House Retirement Community
Community Garden at Markham House Retirement Community
Markham House
10606 Southwest Capitol Highway Portland, Oregon 97219
Phone: 503-244-9500
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