One and Two Bedroom, affordable assisted living in spacious private apartments with 24-hour monitoring and assisted living services available on-site; social programming in beautifully appointed community areas, including central dining. Attractive landscaped grounds include patios, water features, and garden plots.

The Rose of Council Bluffs
2306 Sherwood Drive
Council Bluffs, IA  51503

(76 units)

Bekka Wright, Administrator
Office: 712-322-1000 ext. 10
Fax: 712-352-1790

Unit Floor Plans

Unit A – 1 Bedroom

Unit A1 – 1 Bedroom

Unit B – 1 Bedroom

Unit C – 1 Bedroom

Unit D – 1 Bedroom

Unit E – 2 Bedroom

Unit F  – 1 Bedroom

Unit G – 1 Bedroom

Property Amenities

  • 24-hour emergency response monitoring on-site
  • On-site assisted living services
  • Central dining in atrium setting
  • Theater/Chapel with internet connection
  • Community Room with kitchen, table games, and access to patio, walkway and waterfall
  • Sunroom, with large-screen TV, Wii games, and access to potting room, gardens, patio, and walkway
  • Craft/Hobby/Meeting Room
  • Wood-paneled Card/Game Room with fireplace and beverage bar
  • Exercise Room with weights, cycling, and raised exercise platform
  • Computer Den with wireless internet
  • Library/reading area with fireplace
  • Two assisted bathing areas with whirlpool bath
  • Beauty/Barber Salon
  • Front porch and patio with outdoor seating
  • Rear patios with outdoor seating, waterfall, and gardens
  • Walkway around building, with landscaped grounds
  • Laundry facilities on each floor

Unit Features

  • Spacious 1- or 2-BR apartments
  • Fully-equipped kitchen, incl. dishwasher & disposal
  • Kitchen desk, island, or breakfast counter
  • Mini-blinds on all windows
  • Bathroom vanity and dressing area with large closet
  • Shower with built-in seat
  • Walk-in storage closet within unit
  • Neutral color carpeting and walls
  • Air-conditioned
  • Ceiling Fans

Income Guidelines

Guidelines are based on the median income for Pottawattamie County and are subject to change.

NOTE:These ranges are for MAXIMUM income limits only. Minimum income limits are based on individual cases depending on assistance available.

Income cannot EXCEED these guidelines at the time of move-in.

Effective Date of MAXIMUM Income Limits – 5/15/2023.

(Household size)=Two levels of MAXIMUM Limits, depending on rental rate level.

(1) = $28,200 or $42,300/yr.
(2) = $32,240 or $48,360/yr.

Rental Rates: Effective 01/01/2023
(subject to change)

1 BR: $710 – $960/mo.
2 BR: $1000/mo.

Application Fees:
$26.00 per person(nonrefundable); $75 per person (nonrefundable) for in-home health and medical status evaluation by Open Arms Home Healthcare – Council Bluffs and required by Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals.

Square Footage:
1 BR = 690-826 sq. ft.
2 BR = 849 sq. ft.


Garage: None. Off-street parking.

Bathrooms: 1 bath per residential unit. Public restrooms in public areas.

Laundry Facilities: Two central laundry facilities on each floor for use by all residents.

Additional Amenities: Central Dining Room with Meal Service, Nurses’ Office, Assisted Living Services, 24-hour Emergency Response Pendant System,  two Assisted Bathing Areas with whirlpool bath, Activity/Socialization Programming, Community Room with patio and access to gardens/potting room, Sunroom with access to waterfall and patio, Library/Reading Mezzanine with fireplace, Theater/Chapel, Card Room with fireplace, Craft/Hobby Room, Computer Den with wireless internet throughout the building, Exercise Room, Beauty/Barber Salon, and Guest Suite.

Utilities: Gas and electric are included in the unit rent.

Deposit: $800 security deposit (refundable).

Community Information

City of Council Bluffs