Situated on 32 acres overlooking the Bosque River Valley in Clifton, Texas, Lutheran Sunset Ministries boasts a unique blend of Hill Country tranquility, small-town charm and nearby big-city conveniences. A town of 3,500 people, Clifton is located 35 miles west of Waco and no more than a two-hour drive from both the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and Austin.
Not only is the Sunset campus directly across the street from Clifton’s local hospital, Goodall-Witcher Hospital, it is at the junction of some of the top healthcare facilities in the state: Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center (Waco), Providence Health Center (Waco), and Scott & White/Hillcrest (Temple). The nationally-ranked Baylor University is also conveniently located a half-hour away in Waco.
Clifton was designated in October 2009 as a Certified Retirement Community by the Texas Department of Agriculture. The recognition ensures that Clifton meets the criteria of being a great place to retire by providing access to the arts, education, safety and healthcare, among other amenities.