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Our Team

The Chamberlin Leadership Team Douglas C. Buttner General Manager Doug Buttner brings over 30 years of operational, team leadership and fine dining skills as the General Manager of The Chamberlin on historic Fort Monroe. He possesses a passion for serving seniors and building world class teams that focus on resident lifestyle, wellbeing and everyday enjoyment [...]

Rental Advantage

Apartment Rentals at The Chamberlin Welcome to a new kind of dream home: a luxury apartment within a resort style waterfront senior community, without the hassle of traditional home ownership or the complications of a condominium or continuing care retirement community. People across the nation are now discovering both the ease and the peace-of-mind afforded [...]

Apartment Features

As the saying goes, “Home is where your heart is.” There is plenty to love about your apartment at The Chamberlin in Hampton, VA. Relax and enjoy the carefree lifestyle offered at The Chamberlin: Incredible waterfront views are available in most apartments Enjoy the view through large windows, many with deep sills All formal areas [...]

Floor Plans

There are 58 different floor plans available at The Chamberlin.  There are a number of one- and two-bedroom suites and a single three-bedroom suite available. Below is a sampling of current available of one- and two-bedroom apartment styles, as well as a three-bedroom style.  For a complete listing of available senior apartments, pricing, and a guided tour, please contact us to [...]

Virtual Tour

The Chamberlin Senior Living Virtual Tour

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Resident Life at The Chamberlin

Amenities/Services at The Chamberlin

Our retirement community offers all the amenities you desire for active, sophisticated, and comfortable waterfront living. You can experience resort living every day at The Chamberlin. Community Amenities Include: *Must be a veteran of the military for docking privileges. Send us an email or call 757-637-7200 to schedule your private tour of The Chamberlin. Services for Seniors [...]


Senior Wellness Programs at the Chamberlin in Hampton, Va. Welcome to the Hygeia Health Club, where fitness and wellness have never been more convenient. The Chamberlin, and our inspiring Wellness Director, are dedicated to helping our residents achieve their optimal health and wellness. Reminiscent of a fine health spa, the Hygeia Health Club and the [...]

Supportive Living Services

Senior Care & Supportive Services for Residents The Chamberlin offers waterfront apartment living for seniors in Hampton, VA. With an innovative approach to personalized supportive living care, our residents get to age in a safe and economical manner. Supportive care services provide assistance with daily living needs which are meet through a flexible and individualized care [...]

Resident Testimonials

The Chamberlin Resident Testimonials Thomas and Barbara R. Thomas and Barbara have lived in Hampton for about fifty years. Though neither is a native of this area. Thomas was born on the Eastern Shore, VA and Barbara was born in Franklin County, VA.  Thomas retired in 1991 as an administrator in Hampton City Schools after [...]

Senior Living

The Chamberlin has been voted Best in Hampton Senior Living

Independent Senior Living

Voted Best Senior Independent Living Community and Best Retirement Community by People’s Choice in Hampton/Poquoson!

“When I moved to The Chamberlin from Northern Virginia several months ago, I had always wanted to retire by the water. I now sail and keep my new boat docked at The Marina, volunteer at The Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center on the dolphin/whale watch boat and I am a docent at The Casemate Museum. What a life I live at The Chamberlin!”

 - Chamberlin Resident

Facility Features and Amenities

  • All utilities included in basic rent
  • Health club membership included in basic rent with state of the art equipment
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Incredible views from most apartments
  • Gourmet kitchen with granite countertops and high end appliances
  • Washer and dryer included
  • Complimentary Gourmet Coffee Bar in Casual Bistro Daily
  • 24-Hour Concierge
  • Grand Lobby with Wi-Fi
  • 2 Waterfront Restaurants with resident discounts
  • Billiards bar with huge flat screen television
  • Piano bar with weekly complimentary happy hour
  • Rooftop deck and solarium for relaxation
  • Sophisticated resident service and social events
  • Historic Ft. Monroe Location
  • Live entertainment often
  • Custom upgraded features throughout all apartments
  • Apartments with hardwood, tile, and quality end carpet flooring
  • Pet friendly
  • Waterfront walking trail
  • Business center with computers and internet access
  • Guest suite for friends/families

Hampton Senior Living

Flexible Dining Plans

You may choose to enjoy The Chamberlin’s restaurants “by the meal”, or you may include a Gourmet Dining Club Membership in your monthly rent. Also, additional meals and guest meals may be purchased as desired.

Hampton Senior Living at the Chamberlin