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Fairwinds – River’s Edge is a luxurious and active senior living community offering independent living in the heart of St. Charles, Missouri.

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Rates starting at $3,500! Move by 11/30/21 and receive 2 months FREE rent!

Our 62+ community is elegant and comfortable, encouraging residents to feel at home right away. Fairwinds – River’s Edge is bursting with energy and our happy residents are highly engaged in activities, social events and local excursions. Our prime location in St. Charles near Ameristar Casino and not far from Mid-Rivers Mall, allows our residents to enjoy the finest shopping and dining in the area. Independent living at Fairwinds – River’s Edge is the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure. Our community has regular happy hours with live entertainment, garden plots maintained by residents, and a state-of-the-art fitness center. We are a unique community that creates an environment where seniors can thrive, living each day to its fullest.

We are committed to providing five-star service, making Fairwinds – River’s Edge feel more like a cruise vacation than everyday life. We work around the clock to make your retirement dreams a reality. Whatever residents need and whenever they need it – we are here to help.


Fairwinds - River's Edge

600 River's Edge Drive

St. Charles, MO 63303

Health and Safety in our Community

Our Updated COVID-19 Response

The world is changing quickly, and we want you to know that Leisure Care is keeping pace. Our priorities have not changed; the health of our residents and employees remains our primary focus. Throughout the pandemic, we took significant steps to modify our operations to keep everyone safe. We are proud to say that our enhanced protocols and cleaning procedures consistently exceeded the CDC's guidelines.

Leisure Care new hires are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 starting July 1, 2021. Additionally, all of our communities hosted onsite COVID-19 vaccine clinics in early 2021. We will continue to provide transportation services and convenient access to the vaccine for new and current residents as needed.

Floor Plans

We offer spacious one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments and villas with private patios or balconies, and built-in emergency communication systems.

One Bedroom

650 Square Feet

Two Bedroom

975 Square Feet


1,500 Square Feet


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Brain HQ by Posit Science

Fairwinds – River’s Edge has a BrainHQ program designed to help you keep your mind healthy, build a stronger brain, concentrate deeper, and enhance your memory. Try it out!

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Travel By Leisure Care

Travel by Leisure Care

The minute you move in, you’ll have your own travel agent to make airfare, hotel, or car rental arrangements anywhere around the world. Our Travel by Leisure Care signature program understands the unique needs of seniors, and will be available to you 24/7 to help make any travel dream a reality. 



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Fairwinds Rivers Edge Landing Ofallon Golf Tournament

Leisure Care communities are consistently seeking ways to give back to the areas where they live, work, and play. Fairwinds – River’s Edge and The Landing of O’Fallon recently teamed up with Nurses & Company (their onsite home health care and therapy provider) to host their third annual Charity Golf Tournament benefitting the VFW National […]

Fairwinds Rivers Edge Healthcare Services

Fairwinds – River’s Edge is an independent living community in St. Charles, Missouri. Our active community is warm and welcoming, helping seniors live better (and healthier!) in retirement. Health and wellness are an important part of living well and so Fairwinds – River’s Edge offers onsite home healthcare services to all residents.  Onsite Home Healthcare […]

February Fitness Frenzy Fairwinds Rivers Edge

Fairwinds – River’s Edge independent living recently completed their February Fitness Frenzy, surpassing their fundraising and active minutes goals! Learn more about Leisure Care’s annual February Fitness Frenzy and how Fairwinds – River’s Edge is working hard to improve the area where we live, work, and play. Every February, Leisure Care communities across the country […]

Fairwinds Rivers Edge Covid Vaccine

Residents and staff at Fairwinds – River’s Edge senior living recently received the COVID-19 vaccination. Take a closer look at how senior living communities, like Fairwinds – River’s Edge, are helping residents regain a sense of normalcy and stay socially engaged and socially distanced. Senior Living Residents Receive COVID-19 Vaccine On January 28, 2021, Fairwinds […]

Fairwinds Rivers Edge Reviews

Read reviews and testimonials from residents and family members for Fairwinds River’s Edge senior living, a Leisure Care community. “I just wanted to drop you a note to THANK YOU and the entire Fairwinds Team for keeping our parent’s environment as safe as possible during this trying time. My sister & I greatly appreciate all […]

Leisure Care Second Golf Tournament

Last fall Fairwinds River’s Edge, The Landing of O’Fallon, and AW Health Care teamed up to host the Fairwinds’ second charity golf tournament benefitting the VFW National Home for Children. Read on to learn more about the tournament and how Fairwinds River’s Edge and The Landing of O’Fallon support and give back to our veterans.  Leisure Care […]

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What makes Missouri one of the best places to retire? Known as the “Show Me” state, Missouri is well-known for its Midwestern hospitality and rich culture. Located in the heart of America, Missouri is where southern hospitality, midwestern charm, and the promise of adventure in the west come together. Reknowned for its beauty, rich history, […]

Fairwinds Rivers Edge Happy Hour 2

Every day at Fairwinds – River’s Edge is five-star fun! Nothing like a traditional retirement community, Fairwinds – River’s Edge is a close community that values fun while creating meaningful memories and forming lasting connections. Every Friday from 3:00 to 4:00 pm our community joins together for Silver Coin Happy Hour. We have live entertainment, […]

Halloween Happy Hour Fairwinds Rivers Edge

Residents at Fairwinds – River’s Edge independent living had a great time at our Halloween Happy Hour! Residents and staff dressed up for the holiday in creative and fun costumes while enjoying live entertainment.  Residents at Fairwinds – River’s Edge celebrated Halloween with a themed Happy Hour that included live entertainment, themed food, and a […]

History Comes To Life Fairwinds Rivers Edge

In May of 1804, Captain Meriwether Lewis and his friend Second Lieutenant William Clark set out on what was then known as the Corps of Discovery Expedition. The first American expedition to cross the western United States, their journey is now famously known as The Lewis and Clark Expedition. Residents from Fairwinds – River’s Edge […]

Community Details



Fairwinds – River’s Edge is located in St. Charles, MO. Our prime location is near a thriving, quaint, and historic downtown area with an abundance of dining and shopping options. We are a short drive from the Missouri River and just a short drive from the neighboring cities of O’Fallon and Chesterfield. Residents also appreciate our proximity to the Lambert – St. Louis International Airport and St. Joseph’s Hospital.


  • Full-service dining complete with full menus changed seasonally, as well as daily specials, offering great variety to our residents
  • Intimate dining room for private parties
  • All apartments and villas have fully furnished kitchens
  • Casual dining in Edgewater’s Lounge
  • Room Service


  • 24-Hour On-site Reception Staff
  • Resident Services Manager
  • On-Site 24-hour Home Health Care Services (third party provider)
  • On-Site Physical, Occupational, Speech, and Water Therapists (third party provider)
  • Visiting Podiatrist
  • Full-time Activities Supervisor
  • Visiting Audiologist
  • PrimeFit Group Fitness Instructor
  • Full-Service Salon
  • Visiting Massage Therapist


  • Spacious one- and two bedroom apartments and two-bedroom villas
  • Walk-in closets in villas
  • Bathrooms designed for comfort and safety, with step-in showers and, in our apartments, safety bars are standard
  • Emergency call system in every apartment and villa, as well as a daily check-in system
  • Full kitchens
  • Wall-to-wall carpeting
  • Window covering
  • Balconies or patios in most apartments
  • Individually controlled air system
  • Comprehensive fire safety program including smoke detectors and sprinklers
  • Apartments include a washer/dryer unit and villas have a washer/dryer hook-up
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi


  • Pet care available
  • Accepts indoor cats and dogs


  • Carports and valet service available
  • Luxurious entertainment lounge with piano and fireplace
  • Fountains and ponds throughout grounds
  • Garden plots
  • Comfortable library with complimentary books, daily newspapers, and a computer station providing wi-fi for the library and grand lobby
  • Edgewater’s Lounge
  • Game room and poker room
  • Activities room
  • Complimentary laundry facilities
  • Bi-weekly housekeeping services
  • PrimeFit Gym & Fitness
  • Swimming pool and Jacuzzi
  • Billiards area
  • Theater
  • Arts program, including arts and crafts, painting and drawing classes
  • Concierge Services
  • On-site Home Health care and Therapy Services (third party provider)
  • Travel by Leisure Care
  • Balance Builders Multidimensional Balance Building Program
  • BrainHQ by Posit Science
  • Language Learning programs powered by Rosetta Stone®
  • Nintendo Wii
  • Full calendar of fun and engaging programs, events and activities
  • Regularly scheduled shuttle service
  • Private chauffeur service
  • Full-service salon
  • Health and wellness center
  • Pendant service available
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Fairwinds – River’s Edge

Fairwinds - River's Edge
600 River's Edge Drive St. Charles MO 63303