Summit Vista Recognized By EFA Design Showcase

May 11, 2022

“We wanted to create a place our residents would love. I think this proves we’re on the right track.”

Summit Vista CEO, Mark Erickson, was excited to comment on Summit Vista’s honorable mention in the Environments for Aging Design Showcase. “It feels good to know that our efforts are paying off,” he said. “I’m glad our residents are as pleased with Summit Vista as we hoped they would be. We are proud of the Life Plan Community we’ve built for the active senior and look forward to the future growth and expansion that will allow them to have the top-notch retirement lifestyle experience they will come to expect only from Summit Vista.”


The EFA Design Showcase highlights outstanding innovative design solutions in new or renovated senior care environments across the nation. EFA recognized Summit Vista as a “light and bright” community with a “bold take on senior living.” It is truly an honor to be recognized for such a prestigious award. Here are a few design-based reasons Summit Vista is a wonderful place to live:


1. Our Clubhouse

Summit Vista boasts an incredible 62,000-square-foot clubhouse complete with almost every amenity you can imagine. Picture this:

  • A full-length pool, hot tub, and fitness center for staying active
  • A woodshop, art studio, and library for staying creative
  • Billiards, games, and relaxing common areas for staying social
  • And a spa and salon for treating yourself the way you deserve


The clubhouse was designed to feel open and inviting. With bold colors and light-filled spaces, it is a welcoming space to all.


2. The Grounds

Surrounded by stunning views of nearby mountains, the grounds at Summit Vista feature several exterior courtyards with pocket parks designed to accommodate a variety of outdoor activities. There are places to walk, garden, and play with pets. There’s even a putting green! Intended to create a more social and inviting community, the grounds feature landscaping walls at seating height so residents can spend their time together outside, enjoying the fresh air.


3. Dining

Whether you’re in the mood for a simple and tasty meal, want to celebrate a special occasion, or just feeling adventurous, Summit Vista offers a scale of epicurean delights certain to please any palate.


4. Floor Plans

One of the most popular aspects of Summit Vista’s design is our wide variety of floor plans. With dozens of different layouts, including a range of sizes and a broad selection of finishes, you can really indulge your inner architect and find your ideal Summit Vista living space.


5. Location

And, as they say, it’s all about location. Summit Vista is conveniently situated just a 20-minute drive from downtown Salt Lake City, with plenty of pleasurable activities nearby in case you want to enjoy an afternoon or evening out on the town.



If you already live at Summit Vista, hopefully this post gave you a renewed sense of pride and appreciation. And if living at Summit Vista is something you’re considering, perhaps this will entice you to stop by for a visit. You just might find that it feels like home.