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
  • WiFi in common areas
  • 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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The Shores Celebrates National Senior Fitness Day

Fitness and fun! Residents of Des Moines’ The Shores joined together this spring on Tuesdays and Thursdays to practice for their big drumming performance on Senior Health and Fitness Day, May 26. Looks like it was a blast! 

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Walking Taco Fundraiser

Eating tacos for a good cause?! We’re all in! Cheers to the team at Des Moines’ The Shores for hosting a fantastic walking taco fundraiser with proceeds benefiting the Alzheimer’s Association.

Contact Us

The Shores at Pleasant Hill

1500 Edgewater Drive
Pleasant Hill, Iowa 50327

Phone: 515.303.3565

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Senior Living Counsultant

Gina Graham
Gina Graham


Phone: 515.454.1874

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