Retirement living boring? Not at Lake Prince Woods.

Lake Prince Woods is an award-winning retirement community filled with activity!

With a fitness area, computer lab, walking trail, and an abundance of programs, our residents have more choices than they have time. A large library has the latest in hard-bound volumes as well as books on CD and a wide range of movies to choose from.

Lake Prince Woods is located in Suffolk, Virginia where residents enjoy a myriad of shops and boutiques, a growing arts and cultural scene, top-notch restaurants, and a variety of outdoor recreation. There are many opportunities for golf, tennis, boating, and fishing.

While we cherish our rural location for the beauty that surrounds us, we are minutes away from many destinations, whether that is shopping, dining, medical and other points of interest.

  • Downtown Suffolk - 12 minutes
  • Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts - 12 minutes
  • Suffolk Family YMCA - 6 minutes
  • Sentara Obici Hospital - 6 minutes
  • Suffolk Fire Station 6 - 2 minutes
  • Suffolk Golf Course - 9 minutes
  • Grocery and Home Improvement Stores - 9 minutes
  • Social Security Administration - 5 minutes
  • Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles - 7 minutes


The Hampton Roads region of Virginia has easy access to nature, cultural events, shopping, and fine restaurants with ample opportunity to visit historical landmarks and explore military history and culture.

Lake Prince Woods Retirement Community is near Virginia Beach and Norfolk. Residents enjoy the tight-knit community of Suffolk, which is known for its rich culture, history, fine dining, and theater found in surrounding cities. Schools, churches, and the local YMCA are all just a stone's throw from Lake Prince Woods.

Our shuttle service makes frequent trips to theaters, sporting events, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia Beach, and Norfolk, all within an hour's drive.

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  • Social and cultural events and concerts
  • Wide open spaces with wooded walking trails
  • Virginia Beach, Norfolk, and Williamsburg are an easy drive
  • Beautiful fishing lake with pier
  • Fitness program
  • Computer center
  • Beauty salon and barber shop
  • Game room
  • Dining 
  • Library with books, audio books, and movies
  • Guest accommodations
  • Meditation garden
  • Gift shop


  • 24-hour security
  • Alteration service (pickup and delivery)
  • Classes and programming
  • Emergency call system
  • Home care
  • Housekeeping
  • Passport to Travel
  • Transportation
  • Wireless internet in apartment building and healthcare
  • Exterior maintenance of residences
  • Electrical, plumbing, heating and air conditioning repair
  • Trash removal and recycling
  • Daily resident check-in

Health Services

With a mission-driven focus, Lake Prince Woods delivers compassionate health care services that include assisted living, healthcare/skilled nursing, memory care, and rehabilitation. 

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