"You're among the nicest people
I have ever known." (Family)
Social media icons Facebook Google Plus YouTube LinkedIn
Print Friendly


The Cottages at Dayton Place

2032 South Dayton Court   Denver, CO 80247   (303) 751-5150  Google Plus


“We wish we would have done this years ago!” (Cottage Couple)

Dayton-Place-Cottages-profileA new adventure awaits you in The Cottages at Dayton Place, a vital MorningStar community for independent seniors.

Our 41 patio homes, tucked into their own private neighborhood in southeast Denver, allow you to fully enjoy your retirement years. Experience retirement as it is meant to be: stress free.

The Cottages offer incomparable value, which you will readily discover upon seeing the premium upgrades that characterize our homes and upon examining our fees alongside our competitors. Finally—predictable budgeting, for virtually all your living expenses (including homeowners insurance and property tax) are controlled through our bundled Monthly Service Fee.

And with your priority access to MorningStar at Dayton Place (offering independent living, assisted living and memory care suites), you have the security of knowing additional supportive care is right next door—if ever you need it.

With easy access to shopping, restaurants, major medical facilities and metropolitan recreation, your lifestyle at The Cottages at Dayton Place can be as active or relaxed as you choose. Take a careful look around. We certainly hope you like what you see.


Features in our Beautiful Clubhouse (centrally located within the community)


MorningStar Founder/CEO Ken Jaeger at the Cottages

• Secure Key-Card Access
• Heated Indoor Pool with Lounge Areas
• Whirlpool Spa
• Outdoor Putting Green
• Private Outdoor Patio with Gas Grill
• Strolling Paths
• Fitness Center
• Game Tables and Billiards
• Social and Activity Room

• Catering Kitchen
• WiFi
• Fireside Library
• 62” Television (with Wii)
• Bistro with All-day Juice, Coffee, Tea
• Continental Breakfast (M-F)
• Meals Available (for an additional fee)
• Activities & Outings








“We have exactly what we wanted here. We hit the jackpot.” (Resident Couple)


Am I buying my cottage?
No. It is a month-to-month lease agreement.

Who is qualified to become a resident at The Cottages?
At least one resident must be 55 years or older and able to live independently.

Will my monthly rate rise?
Yearly adjustments are typically 3-7%, to reflect the current cost of labor, energy and food.

What levels of supportive care do you offer?
Residents of The Cottages have priority access to MorningStar at Dayton Place, which offers independent living, assisted living, secure memory care suites together with day programming and respite (recuperative) stays.

Are you pet friendly?
Definitely. However, certain animals and breeds are accepted at management’s discretion. A one-time pet fee is required.

Can I make alterations to my cottage?
Yes, a simple Alteration Request Form is all that’s needed. We encourage you to personalize your cottage.

What programs and activities are offered?
A variety of Life Enrichment programs, including social, fitness, enrichment, recreational and wellness, primarily held in our Clubhouse. Activities are centered around the interests, desires and hobbies of our current resident population.

Can I leave my cottage for an extended time unattended?
Absolutely. Don’t hesitate to travel, knowing we will keep a close eye on your cottage in your absence. We’ll even water your plants.

Who owns and operates The Cottages?
The Cottages are fully financed by a well-respected real estate investment group with significant senior living holdings. The community was developed in 2008 and is managed by MorningStar, whose executives have decades of experience in senior housing, healthcare, marketing, and real estate finance and investments.

What’s included in my monthly rate?

  • Continental breakfast in the Clubhouse, M—F
  • Housekeeping twice monthly
  • Interior/exterior maintenance, repairs, replacement
  • Home and community grounds keeping
  • Water, sewer, gas, electric and standard cable
  • Trash and snow removal
  • Pest control
  • Access to the Clubhouse during regular hours
  • Programs and activities
  • Transportation for community-sponsored outings
  • Property taxes
  • Homeowner’s insurance
  • Access to the many amenities of MorningStar at Dayton Place: Library, Chapel and Activities


Other than the monthly rate, are there additional services available for a fee?
We have several optional services available for an additional charge including: personal transportation, private Clubhouse use and (at MorningStar at Dayton Place) Salon, Dining Room (three meals daily), General Store.


The unique mission statement of The Cottages at Dayton Place, “to honor, to serve, to invest,” sets us apart from other senior living communities. Our foundation is built upon honoring God, valuing all seniors, and investing in staff with a felt calling to serve. Dedicated to creating a real home for residents within a beautiful setting, we encourage you to see for yourself our exceptional offering for independent living in Denver, CO.
The Cottages at Dayton Place
2032 South Dayton Court | Denver, CO 80247 | (303) 751-5150