• Turn Eating into an Event

    At the Culinary Institute of Applewood, residents and visitors can enjoy cooking classes, nutrition education, wine tastings, and more.
  • Steps from the Shore,
    Moments from the City

    Centrally located in historic Monmouth County, Applewood is only a short drive from the Jersey Shore and a day trip away from the Big Apple.
  • Engage your Future

    Applewood is more than a community, but a philosophy that encourages wellness in mind, body, and spirit through a range of health and wellness programs.

Live life well at Applewood

At Applewood, it’s easy to live an active life well. We offer maintenance-free luxury homes, a wide range of activities, and a philosophy that encourages health and well-being in your mind, body, and spirit. Come experience an active life at Applewood, located on 40 beautiful acres in historic Freehold, New Jersey – only a short drive from the Shore that made our state famous. And thanks to our unique relationship with CentraState Healthcare System, residents benefit from priority access to compassionate, quality healthcare and a variety of wellness resources.


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Amenities & Activities

Whatever your interests or needs, Applewood offers a variety of activities and programs to keep you staying sharp and having fun. From fine dining and group outings to the performing arts and an aquatics center, there’s plenty to experience at Applewood.

Floor Plans

We offer 19 distinctive floor plans for our luxury apartments and charming cottages. Plus, whether you need landscaping, home repairs or housekeeping, all our homes are 100% maintenance-free. View our floor plans to find a layout you’ll love.

Engaged Living

Living well is about more than a physical space – it means good health in mind, body, and spirit. We work with every resident to create a personal health and wellness life plan to keep you active. We believe that participation is the key to developing a quality community.

Senior Living Guidebook

It’s easier to make a decision for your future when you have all the information you need. Download our interactive workbook packed with helpful insights to give you an insider’s perspective to finding the right community.