Building exterior

Building exterior

About GEF Sakaw Terrace Lodge

Sakaw Terrace is a combined site with 70 Lodge units (including 12 mobility-accessible units) and 88 Apartment units (including four mobility-accessible units) in a four-storey building. The building amenities include a hair salon, theatre room, communal indoor greenhouse, and multiple social rooms for entertaining. The Lodge provides on-site dining with meals prepared by a Red Seal Chef, recreation programming by an Activity and Wellness Coordinator, non-medical staff on-site 24-hours a day, and once-a-week housekeeping and linen service.

Located in the Sakaw neighbourhood of southeast Mill Woods, with ETS bus routes nearby, Mill Woods Town Centre and the Mill Woods Transit Centre and the Mill Woods Seniors Association are just moments away. In addition, the Grey Nuns Hospital is only a five-minute drive away.

Sakaw Terrace Lodge Brochure

Unit options avaliable:

  • Single-Occupancy Lodge (58)
  • Mobility-Accessible, Single-Occupancy Lodge (12)

Building amenities:

  • Bistro
  • Common Areas to socialize
  • Computer Area
  • Courtyard
  • Elevator
  • Exercise Area/Exercise Equipment
  • Fireplace
  • Games, Activity, and Craft Room
  • Greenhouse
  • Hair Salon
  • Indoor Smoking Room
  • Laundry (Card Operated)
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Multi-Faith Room
  • Pet Friendly
  • Private Dining Room
  • Recreation Room
  • Secure Outdoor Smoking Area
  • Theatre
  • Tuck Shop
  • Vending and ATM Machines
  • Wi-Fi in Common Areas

Building services:

  • 24-Hour, Non-Medical Staff
  • Activity and Wellness Coordinator
  • Community Support Program
    (connects to supports and resources)
  • Housekeeping
  • Social/Recreational Activities
  • Volunteer Opportunities

Food services:

  • Dining Room with Meal Service
  • Guest Meals (for purchase)
  • Bistro (for purchase)

Transportation services:

  • Above Ground Parking
  • Underground Parking
  • Underground Scooter Parking
  • Public Transit Access
  • Site-Operated Bus/Van Outings

Sakaw Terrace Lodge wait times

These wait times are only an estimate.Please contact us if your housing need or your timing changes

6 months to 1 year

About this neighbourhood

Sakaw is one of 27 neighbourhoods within the Mill Woods area. The neighbourhood is very family-oriented, as there are a large number of families and seniors that live within the area.

A fun fact about the neighbourhood is that the name Sakaw means “wooden area” and comes from the Cree language.

What's nearby:

Many shopping centres, places of worship, and health care professionals are in close proximity by vehicle. The Edmonton Public Library is just five minutes away, which houses the Mill Woods Seniors Association on the top floor with a variety of different activities! The Grey Nuns Hospital is also just minutes away. The Mill Woods Towne Centre has an LRT station for the Valley Line.



Most errands accessible by walking.



A few nearby public transportation options.

Sakaw Terrace Lodge

5815 - Mill Woods Road South, Edmonton, AB T6L 0B1

Phone: 780.461.2449