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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Grandparents Day Parade

Grandparents Day at The Shores! Des Moines The Shores hosted their first-ever Grandparents Day parade with over 25 cars and nearly 40 residents safely watching. The cheers and honks were so touching. Thanks to everyone who participated!

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Socially Distanced Fair Fun at The Shores

Residents at The Shores celebrate the fair traiditon in a safe, socially-distanced approved celebration. 

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Gina Graham
Gina Graham


Phone: 515.303.3565

The Shores at Pleasant Hill

1500 Edgewater Drive
Pleasant Hill, Iowa 50327

Phone: 515.303.3565

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