Independent Living at

Eisenach Village & Eichhorn Haus

A retirement lifestyle, filled with friendships, social activities, security, and – best of all – few responsibilities. Take a look at the two independent living locations Bartels has to offer!

Eisenach Village

Open the doors to more freedom at Eisenach Village in Waverly.. the ideal independent retirement community for active seniors.

Experience new learning opportunities, enriching friendships, and a sense of belonging! Eisenach Village… so close to everything you value… come see for yourself!

Full-Service Retirement Community

Are you spending too much time and money maintaining the house? It’s the constant upkeep and costs associated with homeownership that can stall your retirement. But at a full-service retirement community like Eisenach Village, your home is 100% maintenance-free!

Eisenach Village is a new type of active adult community with a focus on freedom… freedom from the chores and home maintenance of everyday life and freedom to experience the lifestyle, leisure, and learning that the community offers.  Eisenach Village is located in Waverly, Iowa just north of the Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community campus and west of the Wartburg College campus.   Eisenach Village’s unique connection with Wartburg College will give residents exclusive perks including, but not limited to, free admittance to all Wartburg athletic events, free admittance to all Wartburg recitals, and music ensemble concerts, tuition-free, and enrollment as an auditor in classes with available seats.

Eisenach Village Amenities

  • Exterior maintenance of the property
  • Snow removal
  • Repair of all major appliance
  • Priority consideration for access to other Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community facilities and services.
  • Structure maintenance and repair
  • Interior maintenance
  • Electrical and plumbing conveyances
  • Insurance of the home structures and Klubhaus.
  • Lawn and landscape care
  • Replacement of all major appliances
  • Access to the Klubhaus

Eisenach Village Brochure

Download the Eisenach Village Brochure for more information about the community and what floor plans we offer.

Eichhorn Haus

A retirement lifestyle, filled with friendships, social activities, security, and – best of all – few responsibilities.

A Continuing Care Community

You’ll enjoy the independence you want with the assurance of a continuing care community to serve your future health needs.

Located at Bartels Lutheran Retirement CommunityEichhorn Haus features 37 one- and two-bedroom apartments ranging from 688 to 1376 square feet, along with a spacious lobby, dining room, and common area. Our purchase plan guarantees a 90 percent refund of the purchase price of the apartment.

Optional services include catering, wellness facilities, garages, additional housekeeping, additional maintenance, and transportation. Pets are also welcome.

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Activities at Eichhorn Haus

Bartels Community members can enjoy active, social lifestyles thanks to a wide range of scheduled activities and wellness programs. Programs include wellness and exercise classes, social gatherings, games, cooking clubs, special entertainment, and community outings. Day trips to various locations are offered during the summer months. Residents can choose to participate in as many or as few activities as they want.

Eichhorn Haus Amenities

As an Eichhorn Haus resident, you can attend special events and celebrations throughout the Bartels Community and have convenient access to many nearby services in Waverly—hospital, recreational trail, retail stores, restaurants, banks, medical clinics, churches, cultural and educational events.

We invite you to review our services, come in for a visit and compare. You’ll find Eichhorn Haus can be an affordable alternative to maintaining your own home, with the added convenience, security, and companionship of community living to help you enjoy your retirement years to the fullest.

  • Spacious contemporary kitchen
  • Step-in shower (most units)
  • Wide doors with lever handles
  • Electric self-cleaning oven, range, exhaust hood.
  • Frost-free, full-size refrigerator/freezer
  • Balcony or outdoor patio (some units)
  • Grab rails in bathroom
  • Fire and smoke alarm systems
  • Carpeted and vinyl floors
  • Built-in desk and oak cabinets
  • Bay window (some units)
  • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning

Eichhaus Brochure

Download the Eichhaus Brochure for more information about the community and what floor plans we offer.