Voted a "Best Retirement Facility!"
Enjoy a game of bridge with friends.
Enjoy a game of bridge with friends.

Colonial Hill has been consistently rated one of the top retirement facilities by the Johnson City Press Readers Choice Awards!

Colonial Hill is a warm and welcoming Johnson City independent living retirement community serving the Tri-Cities region for over 30 years. Residents at Colonial Hill enjoy the grand vistas of the Appalachians from our hilltop facility, scrumptious meals in our elegant dining room, well-rounded activities, engaging social events, and a number of assisted services which make retirement living great.

Colonial Hill Retirement Center offers 63 spacious apartments in 9 distinctive floor plans to suit every lifestyle. Every apartment has a full kitchen, walk-in closet(s), and balcony. We are located just off the Bristol Highway and less than 30 minutes from both Bristol and Kingsport.

The essence of Colonial Hill is companionship, comfort and service. As our philosophy states, we believe the greatest service we can provide is genuine concern and compassion in the giving of ourselves and talents to assure that our residents maintain the quality of life they deserve.

We hope you take advantage of the information provided on this site and that you’ll stop by in person for a tour of the best retirement center in Johnson City!


  • It’s a good place to be.

    Elaine West
  • Moving here is the best thing I ever did. I have recommended Colonial Hill to others.

    Gladys Cantler
  • I think it is a great place to work!

    Joe Atwara, employed since 1987
  • I am proud to live at Colonial Hill.

    Pauline Teal
  • I feel safe here, and it’s nice not to have to clean!

    Barbara Van Staalduinen
  • I have worked here since I was 18 years old and I love it.

    Alena Haynes, employed since 1995
  • I’m happy. I like living here.

    John Hall
  • You will find no better place than this to live.

    Herb Willig
  • Everyone is extremely nice to me. I love it and I love the staff.

    Dorothy Richards

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