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Minnetonka, MN, 55305

Stay by the Day


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Do you need a short-term break from caregiving? Do you need help with easing the transition back into daily life after an illness, hospital stay or surgery? Orchards of Minnetonka can help with a convenient short term stay in our Stay by the Day apartments. These furnished apartments are available for rent for a minimum of 3 days to a maximum of 30 days.

Stay by the Day at Orchards of Minnetonka provides health and personal support with different levels of service to meet your needs, whether it is disease management or end of life care. We offer a controlled-access environment to accommodate those who become disoriented or may wander.

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Common Stay by the Day Questions

How long or short can my stay be?  

Orchards of Minnetonka offers Stay by the Day assisted living apartments dedicated to seniors living in Minnetonka and the surrounding Twin Cities areas. Guests are able to stay from 3 days to 30 days to meet all of your short-term care and living needs.

For longer durations, Orchards of Minnetonka offers month to month leasing options for our memory care and assisted living apartments.

What activities and amenities are included in my stay?

Stay by the Day guests are encouraged to attend any activities and events hosted by Orchards of Minnetonka, such as weekly bus trips to Target and Lunds and Byerlys, trips to the Arboretum and sporting events, live music, yoga, and more!

You are welcome to interact with the Orchards of Minnetonka community by visiting the common spaces, including the Fireside Lounge, Grotto (Game) Room, Gathering Room, Theatre, Exercise Room, Chapel, and the outdoor courtyard. We invite you to explore and use all the amenities and services we offer during your time at Orchards of Minnetonka.

How much does it cost for Stay by the Day?

Orchards of Minnetonka’s Stay by the Day costs $200 per day which includes a private apartment and bathroom with a walk-in shower, three delicious meals per day at our restaurant-style dining hall, access to our activities and events, and housekeeping and laundry services, which includes all utilities.

For health care assistance, a tailored plan can be designed additionally to support your personal needs.


  • Meals
  • Fully furnished apartment
  • Twin-sized bed
  • Full kitchen with housewares, lightly stocked items
  • Bathroom with walk-in shower and linens
  • Individual climate control (heat and air conditioning)
  • All utilities including expanded basic cable television and wireless internet
  • Personal response systems

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Short-Term Care for People Who Need Memory Care

At Orchards of Minnetonka Senior Living, we are pleased to offer our Stay by the Day program for individuals with Memory Care needs. We provide specially designed apartments for rent by the day.

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Short-Term Care for People Who Need Assisted Living

At Orchards of Minnetonka Senior Living, we are pleased to offer our Stay by the Day program for individuals with Assisted Living needs. We provide specially designed apartments for rent by the day.

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