Like being in charge?
A variety of conditions, including cognitive impairment, can affect a person’s ability to function and make decisions for themselves. Attend our upcoming seminar on April 30, featuring Valerie J. Richards, MBA, Alzheimer’s Educator & Family Coach, to learn ways we all can prepare to fulfill personal wishes and live life to the fullest.
“I love the style of living and the embracing charm of the staff at Cherrywood!
Amenities and Special Features
Our senior and assisted living apartments in Minnetonka offer a variety of floor plans, a maintenance-free lifestyle, personal services and restaurant-style dining. Continuous care options include Senior Living, Assisted Living, Enhanced Care and Memory Care.
- Spacious, bright apartments – many with decks
- Full kitchens with all appliances
- Washer and dryer in many apartments
- Individual climate control
- Digital satellite TV & Wi-Fi
- Dining room with chef-prepared meals and table-side service
- Scheduled transportation in community van
- Full-time RN and 24-hour caregivers for personalized care
- Fitness center with scheduled classes and wellness programs
- Community rooms for parties, special events and education programs
- On-site beauty and barber shop
- Front-desk concierge with fax and copy services
- Elegant lobby with fireplace
- Beautiful community decks and porches
- The Ridge Café for sandwiches, coffee and snacks
- Lounge and sun room with fireplace
- Library with computer and internet
- Private dining room available for reservation
- Movie theater, with comfortable, theater-style seating
- Guest Suite
- Clinic space for visiting wellness and health practitioners
These are just a sampling of the floor plans we offer at Cherrywood Pointe of Minnetonka.
To learn more about all the different floor plans available, and to schedule an appointment
to see one in person, contact our Outreach & Sales Director at 952.525.4555.
2 Bedroom | 1,200 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
2Br/2BA | 1,101 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
1Br/Den/1.5Ba | 954 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
1BR/Den | 799 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
1BR | 788 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
Cedar Studio Plus
Studio | 544 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
Excelsior Studio Plus
Studio Plus | 532 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
Sherwood One Bedroom
1BR | 508 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
Studio | 491 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
Studio | 489 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
Studio | 488 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
Studio | 458 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
What does it cost to live at
Cherrywood Pointe of Minnetonka?
Executive DirectorView bio
Sherry is passionately dedicated to supporting senior housing care choices, building teams and community. Sherry holds a M.A. Degree in Health and Human Service Administration from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota and is a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator. She has 15+ years of experience in the senior services industry. In her free time, Sherry enjoys a variety of outdoor activities, theater, music, and the arts with her family.
Outreach and Sales DirectorView Bio
Susan has been a marketing and sales director in the west metro for 15 years. Previous experience has included designing environments for aging and product management for an international health care furniture company. She has been involved in numerous associations and projects to support successful aging here in the Twin Cities and throughout the United States. “I’ve been fortunate to be able to contribute to enriching the lives of seniors for over 20 years,” said Susan. “It’s rewarding to assist someone in finding the right community or resource and then to see them flourish in their new home.” Susan enjoys music, arts and cultural events, as well as outdoor activities and travel.
Health Services DirectorView Bio
Alana started in healthcare right out of high school and has worked in numerous healthcare positions since, as an EMT, CNA, LPN and RN. (She also served in the Army as a police officer.) Born in Ada, Oklahoma, she moved to Minnesota in 2008 to further her education in healthcare. She worked at another assisted living facility for 10 years and also at the University of Minnesota Hospital. Alana enjoys working with seniors because, she says, “I have the most to learn from them.” She likes to advocate for their needs so they can live the best life possible. Alana loves movies, books, football (#Go PACK Go) and baseball, and she has two dogs who take up “all of my extra free time”.
Activity DirectorView bio
Carolyn loves making people smile and bringing them joy through engaging activities. Her professional career started as a teacher for 21 years. Then, she went from being a volunteer in a senior community to a part-time assistant to being a Life Enrichment Director at two previous sites. She and her husband have three children and a dog named Tucker. She enjoys making cards and walking around “the Lakes”. She is very excited about partnering with residents to make their lives fulfilling and rewarding.
Culinary DirectorView bio
Christie has been with Cherrywood Pointe since October. She has a passion for serving delicious food with a “servitude attitude”. She is looking forward to this new journey in her career and to serving the community. She has a background in hotels and is excited to meet new residents and help them transition into their new lives at Cherrywood Pointe. Christie enjoys the outdoors, hiking, camping and fishing – and mud runs! She is really happy when she’s spending time with family and friends.
We know searching for the right senior living community can be a daunting task. Visiting a community is the best way to feel if it’s right for you. However, before you get to that step, here are a few tools that may be helpful to you in narrowing down your search.
Assisted Living Checklist
Print out this handy checklist to take with you as you visit senior living communities. It will help you compare apples to apples.View PDF
Cost of Living Comparison Worksheet
Use this worksheet to help compare the cost of living in and maintaining your home versus the cost to live in a senior living community.View PDF
Minnesota Senior Linkage Line
The Senior Linkage Line is a free resource for seniors and their families. A single call can help simplify the complex issues and decisions you face every dayView Site
News & Events
Decision Making & Personal Choices: Cognitive Impairment, Planning & Living Life to the Fullest
2004 Plymouth Road, Minnetonka, MN 55305
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Cherrywood Pointe of Minnetonka is pleased to offer our monthly Care Partner Education Series. This education series is an opportunity for care partners, especially caregivers of loved ones with memory loss, to get resources, tips, education and support. This month’s session is presented by Valerie J. Richards, MBA, Alzheimer’s Educator & Family Coach. A variety Read More
Volunteer with Cherrywood
Do you have time and talent to share? You’ll likely discover the time spent with our residents is as rewarding for you as it is for them. Playing music, reading aloud, participating in a community activity or just stopping by for coffee and a chat can make a big difference in someone’s life.