General Amenities

Independent Living
  • One- and two-bedroom retirement living floor plans
  • Full kitchens and kitchenettes
  • Utilities and cable included in monthly fees
  • Maintenance-free community
  • Housekeeping services
  • Full laundry facilities
  • Age-in-place campus
  • Guest WiFi available
  • Front desk concierge
  • Fishing at adjacent Copper Creek Lake
  • Lakeside views
  • Restaurant-style dining
  • Patios available
  • Stunning walking paths
  • Enriching lifestyle and wellness activities
  • Secure environment
  • Beauty and barber salon
  • Community gardening
  • Pet friendly
  • Storage space available
  • Transportation
  • Underground parking
Assisted Living
Memory Support

Neighborhood Attractions

  • Minutes from downtown Des Moines, Iowa
  • Located on 58-acre Copper Creek Lake Park
  • Near Copper Creek golf course, Cinema Multiplex and many retail shops and restaurants
  • Iowa State Fairgrounds

Blog & Resources

Latest News

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Dining Room Reopens for Valentine's Day

Break out the balloons! Our dining room safely reopened this Valentine’s Day for dinner with friends. Staff took all the precautions (including social distancing and staggered dinner times) to ensure everyone safely enjoyed a fantastic surf and turf meal. Our wellness coordinator even serenaded us with her cello. Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone! 

Thanksgiving Festivities at The Shores at Pleasant Hill

Thanksgiving at The Shores

How about some Turkey bowling? The team at Des Moines’ The Shores got creative in providing safe entertainment for residents this Thanksgiving. We couldn’t help but share! 

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The Shores at Pleasant Hill

1500 Edgewater Drive
Pleasant Hill, Iowa 50327

Phone: 515.303.3565

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Senior Living Counselor

Gina Graham
Gina Graham


Phone: 515.454.1874

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