Welcome to Sunset Park Place

...A Caring Community
Sunset Park Place in Dubuque Iowa

Our 5.7-acre Retirement Community is conveniently located in the heart of Dubuque, Iowa. We are an established, state-certified Assisted Living Community offering Assisted Living and Independent Living options, Dementia Care and Town Homes:

  • Ensuring personal dignity and respect
  • Encouraging independence and privacy
  • Assuring safety, health and well-being
  • Offering comfortable, affordable housing


Do you know someone who may be thinking of moving into Sunset Park Place? If you do and you’re a current resident at Sunset, you could receive a free month’s rent if they move-in! Just have the prospective resident contact the main office at (563) 583-7939, have them tell the office who referred them, and if they move-in, the resident who referred them will receive a free month’s rent for the referral!

We can assist with the details, from movers to information on transferring your phone number to your apartment at Sunset we can assist.

Department of I&A - Report Cards

Scenic Valley Area Agency on Aging

Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce

Iowa Association of Area Agencies on Aging
SHIIP - Senior Health Insurance Information Program



- Perfect Inspection October 2011 from DIA.

- Perfect Inspection December 2009 from DIA.

-Christian Davidsaver writes a wonderful review of Sunset.


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November Special


Thinking about moving into Sunset Park Place? What a better time than now? Home cooking, housekeeping, and many activities are all a part of living at Sunset.

Beat the snow and the cold and snuggle-up with us! Move into Sunset Park Place in November and receive $500 off of your first three months’ rent (that’s a $1,500 savings!).

Call for a tour today!  563.583.7939 

What's Happening At Sunset

New Town Home is Available

Just in time before winter, we have recently finished construction on new town homes located next to our main building at Sunset Park place. They include two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a two car garage with about 13-hundred square feet. They are beautiful with granite countertops in the kitchen, stainless steel appliances, skylights, and a deck off of the dining room. Give us a call for a tour today at 563-583-7939


Live 2B Healthy exercise class is held Monday – Wednesday and Friday’s at 10 am in the activity room. The public is welcome. Get fit & have fun!




Sunset Fitness

Sunset Park Place offers Live 2 B Healthy Senior Fitness.
The program is offered at 10 am Monday, Wednesday and Friday's in the activity room at Sunset. Working with residents of all ability levels, Live 2 B Healthy inspires all generations to live longer, healthier lives. The classes do that by tailoring exercises to each resident's ability levels. Stretches, balance and flexibility exercises are part of the workout, using hand weights, exercise bands and chairs.  Check out a recent TV story on Live 2 B healthy that aired on KCRG-TV. Click here to see the story.

Join the fun! 10 am – Monday's, Wednesday's and Friday's!


“I'm seeing SUCH a change in Mom.  She's doing better than she has in a year or more.  I think it's a combination of the nice surroundings, the friendly people (residents & staff alike), and the fact that I know she's getting her required meds on schedule.” 

––Kim Peters

“With this letter I want to express my profound gratitude to you for the excellent care you gave my mother, Dorothy Murray.  Your compassion, competency and patience were outstanding.  Mother experienced your gentle care and felt so safe with you.” 

––Corine Murray

“Our mother dearly loved her time at Sunset Park Place! We so much appreciate all each of you did to help her enjoy it so much! We also are very thankful for all the nursing team and everyone there who made her final days pain and anxiety-free, cheerful, and full of care--loving care.”

––Craig Simcox

“Our deepest thanks to everyone for making Daddy's stay so wonderful at Sunset Park Place--he absolutely loved it-as he said, 'This is home,' and he really meant it. He enjoyed every facet of living there from the marvelous meals to the activities! And we, his girls, are very grateful also--Thank you!”

––Mary Jo, Gail, Janet

A special testimonial from Irene Vannorsdel - Click here to view.  
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