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Frequent Questions

Curious about our independent living community? Clifton Park's Coburg Village offers answers to common questions about our facility! If your question isn’t answered here, just give our friendly team a call today and we can assist you.

Q: Is there an endowment or entry fee?

A: No, although you will be asked to enter into a lease agreement with Coburg Village.

Q. Are dining facilities available?

A: Yes. Coburg Village has three venues: the Parisian-style Village Bistro, buffet dining room, and a restaurant-style dining room with a splendid view of our attractive grounds. The cost of one meal a day is included in your occupancy fee. Your meal is selected from a varied restaurant-style menu. Fresh food is available seven days a week.

Q: May I have friends or family over for a nice meal?

A: Guests are always welcome at Coburg Village and in our dining facilities, Alternatively, you may prepare a delicious meal in your own fully-equipped kitchen in your apartment. We even provide catering for events and gatherings.

Q: Is there a selection of apartment plans?

A: Yes, we offer a variety of floor plans and a selection of price ranges. These allow you to choose an apartment or cottage that is ideally suited to your tastes and budget.

Q: Is a deposit required?

A: A security deposit equal to one month’s occupancy fees is required.

Q: Is there house cleaning?

A: Yes. Apartments are cleaned bi-weekly by our carefully chosen staff. Bed linens (sheets and pillowcases) and towels will be provided and laundered weekly, unless you prefer to do your own.

Q: Is maintenance available?

A: Yes, and it’s included in your monthly fee. Our staff maintains the plumbing, air conditioning, grounds care, and carries out other general maintenance chores.

Q: Is Coburg Village safe and secure?

A: Absolutely. We have a security program that runs 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Q: What other services do you offer?

A: We offer many more services. Our director of activities coordinates programs, social and educational events, and excursions. We offer scheduled transportation (five days a week) to shopping areas, banks, medical offices, church on Sunday, and entertainment venues.  We also have scheduled events on Saturdays.

Q: What kind of activities do you have?

A: Everything from musical concerts and movie nights to card playing to book reviews to exercise classes and trips to local theaters. The range is varied so we can meet the social, recreational, and interest levels of each of our residents.

Q: Is my pet welcome?

A: Yes, your pet is welcome. Some restrictions apply. There is a pet security deposit required.

Q: If I have medical appointments, will transportation be offered?

A: Yes, transportation is available for medical appointments.

Q. What if I need help in case of an emergency?

A: There is an emergency call system in each apartment. Should you need assistance, it will bring the staff to your apartment. 

Q: What are the advantages of the Coburg Village location?

A: There are many. Within the immediate vicinity of Coburg Village you will find a variety of churches, restaurants, golf courses, shopping and recreational facilities.

Just 15 miles north of Coburg Village is the historic city of Saratoga, which has many quaint shops, the world-famous racetrack, the Saratoga Performing Arts Center (Summer home to the New York City Ballet), and many fine dining establishments.

We are also located within 15 miles of New York State’s capital city, Albany. Albany offers many attractions, including the Capital Repertory Theater, the Times Union Center, the Albany Symphony Orchestra, the New York State museums, as well as the Capitol Building/Empire State Plaza complex. In addition, there are many shops, restaurants, and other amusing destinations in and around the city.