The Homestead, Exmouth, Devon
The Homestead, Exmouth, Devon
The Homestead, Exmouth, Devon

Entrusting someone else with your care is always a big decision. As such, The Homestead's strong local reputation in successfully delivering professional elderly care for over 25 years is something the home is very proud of.

Residents at the home enjoy a friendly, happy, homely atmosphere - while also receiving the highest standards of care. The home's staff are highly trained - and genuinely care about their residents. And as a smaller home, they really get to know them as individuals and have the time to pay attention to the little things.

In addition to best-in-class care, the home offers a range of daily activities, multiple tasty meals and high-quality accommodation.

The Homestead's services include those looking for long-term residential care, short-term overnight care (for example, to recover from a fall or to give a live-in carer a well-deserved break) - and also day-care, where you may choose to join the home's residents and staff for a cup of tea and a bath - or even spend the whole day here, dining and joining in activities with the home's friendly little family.

Group: Homestead Homes Ltd

Person in charge: Clare Titley (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Devon County Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 22 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment

Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Spanish; Castilian, Polish

Single Rooms: 22

Rooms with ensuite WC: 19

Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £550 – £700

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access

Latest CQC* Report on The Homestead: click here

* Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.

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Current Reviews

Review Score: 9.4 (9.431)

The user Review Score of 9.4 for The Homestead is based on 9 Review/Recommendations. This Review Score of 9.431 is made up of 4.713 Points relating to the ratings and 4.718 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

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The staff are marvellous. I don't know how they do it! I really like the tree's I can see from my bedroom window.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

The girls are very good. I have no problem with any of them. We can have a good laugh.

Overall Standard: Satisfactory

Facilities: Satisfactory

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Satisfactory

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Satisfactory

I am looked after very well here, staff are all nice.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I don't think you would find any better, the food is good and the staff are great.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

I have found the care compassionate and first class when residents are terminally ill and coming to the end of life's journey.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Very good level of considerate care.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Very comfortable and, warm and friendly.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I would highly recommend this home care - excellent on every count.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Homely, well run, caring, helpful staff, efficient. Lovely facilities and grounds.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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