Care Homes in Dorset

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Talbot Woods Lodge

64 Wimborne Road, Talbot Woods, Bournemouth BH3 7AR

Talbot Woods Lodge is a care home and day service for adults with learning disabilities. It provides day care opportunities on and off site, with three minibuses at its disposal, to meet the individual interests of clients whether it be hiking, swimming,… more

Review Score 10
from 20 Reviews
The welcome when I visit the home is excellent. The staff are very friendly. I have no problem… (Friday 5 Jan 2018)

Fairmile Grange

Royal Close, Christchurch BH23 2FR

Fairmile Grange is an 80 bed residential care home from Encore. Fairmile Grange provides nursing and dementia care. It has been designed with exceptional, modern facilities and within the beautiful leafy grounds of Christchurch hospital. Ideally located… more

Review Score 9.9
from 25 Reviews
My father sustained a head injury from a fall and before coming home from hospital, he spent 2… (Friday 5 Jan 2018)

Ferndown Manor

110 Golf Links Road, Ferndown BH22 8DA

Located in Ferndown, Dorset, Ferndown Manor is a new, purpose-built care home, which opened in February 2017. The 75-bed care home offers round-the-clock residential, dementia, nursing and short-term respite care, provided by an experienced and skilled… more

Review Score 9.9
from 23 Reviews
I have found the whole experience provided by Ferndown Manor to be exemplary. The care and kindness… (Tuesday 19 Dec 2017)

Newstone House

Stourcastle, Sturminster Newton DT10 1FF

Newstone House is located in the ancient market town of Sturminster Newton and comprises of six house groups over three floors. In each house group there are en-suite bedrooms, a bathroom with specialised bathing facilities, a comfortable furnished… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.9
from 51 Reviews
An excellent caring home. I have been very impressed with all aspects of Newstone. The manager and… (Wednesday 3 Jan 2018)

Regency Manor Residential & Nursing Home

16/17 Blair Avenue, Lower Parkstone, Poole BH14 0DA

Rated by CQC as Outstanding in February 2017, Regency Manor places in the top one per cent of Care Homes in the UK. All of the homes under Luxurycare are homes that really care, with a team focused on doing their best and making sure that their residents… more

Group / Provider:
Luxury Care Group Ltd

Review Score 9.9
from 23 Reviews
The staff are all kind and caring and have time for the residents. The best place out of the five I… (Monday 30 Oct 2017)

The Malthouse Residential Home

Bay Road, Gillingham SP8 4EW

The Malthouse Residential Home is located in Dorset and specialises in nursing support for older people. The home offers spacious accommodation with the majority of rooms having en-suite facilities. Accommodation is also available for those wishing… more

Group / Provider:
Healthcare Homes Group Ltd

Review Score 9.9
from 24 Reviews
Visiting my grandma is always a pleasure, it's like seeing her in her own home. The staff are so… (Friday 27 Oct 2017)

Amberwood House

418/424 Ringwood Road, Ferndown BH22 9AX

Amberwood House is a beautiful home in Ferndown. It is situated very close to the community arts centre, local shops, churches and doctors' surgeries. Amberwood House is a bright, luxurious and welcoming home with 54 en-suite bedrooms, many of… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.9
from 24 Reviews
There is a friendly atmosphere in this well-appointed care home and the same applies to the staff.… (Thursday 18 Jan 2018)

Queensmead

1 Bronte Avenue, Christchurch BH23 2LX

Queensmead is a friendly and homely residential and dementia care home in the heart of Christchurch, offering compassionate care in a home-from-home atmosphere. Queenmead has 40 single bedrooms over three floors and plenty of communal areas for residents… more

Group / Provider:
Care South

Review Score 9.9
from 14 Reviews
Cannot fault the care these lovely people have given my Dad. Until he went there we were doing 24/7… (Wednesday 17 Jan 2018)

Avon Cliff

50/52 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 3PE

Avon Cliff is a purpose built care home offering superb accommodation and first class residential and nursing care. The home has a welcoming environment from the moment you enter its bright reception area. Avon Cliff staff work hard to ensure… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.9
from 46 Reviews
We have been coming to this home for a few months to the knitting group and have found it to be a… (Tuesday 9 Jan 2018)

Richmondwood

19 Richmond Park Avenue, Queens Park, Bournemouth BH8 9DL

Richmondwood is a Bournemouth care home that offers a pleasant and scenic location, where skilled professionals carry out quality elderly care provision while remaining versatile towards residents' lifestyles and personal freedoms. Carers have shown… more

Review Score 9.9
from 23 Reviews
Excellent care taken of my mother in failing health. All staff were friendly, caring and shown… (Thursday 30 Nov 2017)

Canford Chase

40 Western Road, Branksome Park, Poole BH13 6EU

Canford Chase is situated in the select area of Branksome Park and is within easy reach of the award winning beaches of Poole and Bournemouth. Set in a secluded peaceful garden it offers five star luxury accommodation for fifty two residents. Canford… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.8
from 25 Reviews
From the warm welcome on my arrival to help me settle in, my friends and I noticed how very kind… (Friday 1 Dec 2017)

Summerhill Residential Home

46 Glenwood Road, West Moors, Ferndown BH22 0ER

Summerhill is a Residential Care Home for 15 older people situated in a quiet leafy residential road in West Moors. The care home provides comfort and care to residents in a friendly atmosphere and a warm, informal setting - the care team are chosen… more

Group / Provider:
Crosscrown Ltd

Review Score 9.8
from 9 Reviews
My mother was a resident at Summerhill for the last 18 months of her life and now my aunt is a… (Saturday 8 Jul 2017)

Danmor Lodge Ltd

14 Alexandra Road, Weymouth DT4 7QH

Danmor Lodge is a residential home located near the scenic Weymouth Bay; a family home that has built up a strong community reputation. The home incorporates some of the latest care technology, with en-suite rooms, and separate modern shower and bathroom… more

Review Score 9.8
from 8 Reviews
My father who is 94 years old and has vascular dementia, always tells me, without me asking him,… (Thursday 23 Feb 2017)

The Links Care Home

1 Golf Links Road, Broadstone BH18 8BE

The Links is in the lovely village setting of Broadstone, close to local amenities and easy reach of Dorset’s beautiful beaches and countryside. The Links offers residential, nursing, respite, post-operative, palliative and dementia care. It can also… more

Group / Provider:
Bupa Care Homes

Review Score 9.8
from 35 Reviews
I am very impressed with this care home. My mother has complex needs which the staff are able to… (Friday 22 Dec 2017)

The Aldbury

672/674 Ringwood Road, Parkstone, Poole BH12 4NA

The Aldbury is an award winning, purpose built home designed to provide nursing and residential care dedicated to people living with dementia. The Aldbury has been designed and furnished to create a safe and stimulating environment. This friendly… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.8
from 37 Reviews
My mum was in The Aldbury almost 2 years. She's had lots of kindness, trips and activities and at… (Monday 15 Jan 2018)

St Cecilia

29 Nelson Road, Branksome, Poole BH12 1ES

St Cecilia residential home understands that dementia happens and is dedicated to finding the person within. The team has specialised in dementia care for 28 years, providing loving care with dignity and respect. St Cecilia is a detached Edwardian… more

Review Score 9.8
from 16 Reviews
I can't recommend St Cecelia's highly enough; it’s splendid. They care for Mum with complete love… (Tuesday 6 Jun 2017)

Castle View

Bridport Road, Poundbury, Dorchester DT1 2NH

Thomas Hardy country is the setting for Castle View in Dorchester. This uniquely designed home is built on the Poundbury Estate with its links to the Duchy of Cornwall. The spacious reception area welcomes you to the home offering luxury en-suite accommodation… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.8
from 32 Reviews
My mother has been a resident at Castle View care home for over 5 years. She has received… (Wednesday 8 Nov 2017)

St Ives House

Horton Road, Ashley Heath, Ringwood BH24 2EE

St Ives House is a beautiful nursing, residential and dementia care home at Ashley Heath near Ringwood. The home provides a warm and relaxed environment in an attractive sylvan setting, and has been carefully designed to provide comfort and convenience… more

Group / Provider:
Care South

Review Score 9.8
from 18 Reviews
Liked this home on the first visit. Carer and staff are all friendly and helpful.My aunt who… (Wednesday 17 Jan 2018)

Avon Reach

Farm Lane, Mudeford, Christchurch BH23 4AH

Avon Reach is situated in the heart of Mudeford in Dorset. It is within walking distance of the famous Mudeford Quay with its seafaring history. It is within easy reach of the New Forest, while local shops and amenities are also easily accessible. From… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.8
from 30 Reviews
I find this care home very homely and staff are all very friendly, the residents are treated as an… (Tuesday 12 Sep 2017)

Blenheim Care Home

17 Dunbar Road, Talbot Woods, Bournemouth BH3 7AZ

Blenheim Care Home, in Dorset, is situated in a scenic wooded area where an experienced team of carers provide a person-centred service. A friendly team of caregivers are skilled in many mental and physical health challenges, which include dementia… more

Review Score 9.8
from 5 Reviews
My mother was at Blenheim Care Home for thirteen months and during that time (before her death this… (Thursday 19 Oct 2017)

Fernhill

122 Ringwood Road, Longham, Ferndown BH22 9AW

Fernhill is situated at Longham in the picturesque Dorset countryside, specifically designed and dedicated to the needs of people living with dementia. Built over three floors, Fernhill has all en-suite bedrooms with shower facilities and flat screen… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.8
from 34 Reviews
Staff have always been very helpful.… (Monday 15 Jan 2018)

St James' Park Care Home

Higher Street, Bradpole, Bridport DT6 3EU

St James’ Park takes a versatile approach to care requirements, offering long and short term nursing care, palliative care and care for people with Parkinson's disease. Respite and convalescence care is also available. This converted nineteenth century… more

Group / Provider:
HC-One

Review Score 9.8
from 29 Reviews
My mother passed away at St James' on Dec 4th, 2017. She had been a resident there for 2 1/2 years… (Friday 12 Jan 2018)

Evergreens

2 Berkeley Road, Talbot Woods, Bournemouth BH3 7JJ

In the leafy conservation area of Talbot Woods, The Evergreens is a long established family run and owned Residential Care Home offering spacious, comfortable accommodation. The Evergreens, built in the 1920s has been a residential home for nearly… more

Review Score 9.7
from 16 Reviews
Very pleasant light and airy room. Staff are all extremely pleasant, friendly, helpful and… (Monday 11 Sep 2017)

Zetland Court

106-128 Alumhurst Road, Bournemouth BH4 8HU

Built in the 1840s, this magnificent house was redesigned and refurbished in the early 1980s. It is situated in its own grounds, a short walk from the beach in a peaceful area of Westbourne, near Bournemouth. The grounds are beautifully landscaped and… more

Review Score 9.7
from 31 Reviews
The carers I have seen one always polite and treat my grandparents with respect. They happily… (Monday 11 Dec 2017)

The Old Vicarage Care Home

Leigh, Sherborne DT9 6HL

The Old Vicarage Care Home is located in a scenic part of the Dorset countryside and offers a combination of friendliness and professionalism in order to help adults with care needs to enjoy a comfortable and stimulating lifestyle. While being ideal… more

Review Score 9.7
from 15 Reviews
Very happy with The Old Vicarage Care Home. My mother is very settled being a resident for the past… (Tuesday 7 Nov 2017)

Whitecliffe House

Whitecliff, Mill Street, Blandford Forum DT11 7BQ

Whitecliffe House is situated in the Georgian town of Blandford Forum. This small market town lies on the River Stour. The home is purpose built in a courtyard setting and offers comfortable ensuite accommodation to residents. The town centre is within… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.7
from 22 Reviews
All the staff seem friendly and efficient and have dealt with all my father's problems very well.… (Thursday 18 Jan 2018)

Abbey View Nursing & Residential Home

Fairfield, Bristol Road, Sherborne DT9 4HG

Abbey View is ideally located in the historic English country town of Sherborne and is only a few minutes walk from the Abbey, the old town and its amenities. Abbey View offers tasteful comfort in a warm and friendly setting. From the welcoming reception… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.7
from 23 Reviews
Brilliant staff, always cheerful, efficient and kind.l Staff say "I have wonderful colleagues and… (Wednesday 20 Dec 2017)

Queensmount Care Home

18 Queens Park West Drive, Bournemouth BH8 9DA

Offering a range of short and long stay residential and nursing care plans, Queensmount also provides Parkinson's care. Care and support are also provided to those requiring palliative care. Situated in a pleasant area of Bournemouth, Queensmount… more

Group / Provider:
Bupa Care Homes

Review Score 9.7
from 25 Reviews
Nursing staff and other staff are very friendly, helpful and caring. Everything is done to a very… (Thursday 18 Jan 2018)

Garden House

Priestlands, Sherborne DT9 4HN

Review Score 9.7
from 9 Reviews
My mum went to Garden House in July 2013 for a short stay and decided to go back after a few weeks… (Tuesday 16 Jan 2018)

Ashley Court Care Home

6/10 St Peters Road, Ashley Cross, Poole BH14 0PA

Ashley Court Care Home specialises in both nursing and dementia care, as part of a service designed for self-contained living. The provider wants clients to experience a calm and tranquil atmosphere, at the same time as benefiting from their own individual… more

Group / Provider:
Healthcare Homes Group Ltd

Review Score 9.7
from 31 Reviews
It took us a long time to find the right home for my husband, but we knew this was the one. He took… (Friday 1 Dec 2017)

Talbot View

66 Ensbury Avenue, Bournemouth BH10 4HG

Talbot View is a modern and welcoming purpose-built residential and dementia care home in Ensbury Park, Bournemouth. Talbot View has 59 en-suite bedrooms divided into four wings; one for frail elderly care and three for specialist dementia care. The… more

Group / Provider:
Care South

Review Score 9.7
from 8 Reviews
My aunt is very well looked after, clean, well fed and very happy in Talbot View.… (Tuesday 23 May 2017)

Sunrise of Southbourne

42 Belle Vue Road, Southbourne, Bournemouth BH6 3DS

As well as Bournemouth, Sunrise of Southbourne attracts residents and their families from all over the wider Dorset area, including Christchurch, Ringwood and the New Forest. This attractive community – offering both residential care and dementia care… more

Group / Provider:
Sunrise Senior Living

Review Score 9.7
from 58 Reviews
The care and personal touch that is given to the residents is amazing. All the staff are so… (Wednesday 10 Jan 2018)

Norlington

19 Stourwood Avenue, Southbourne, Bournemouth BH6 3PW

Norlington Nursing and Residential Care is a long established family run home which provides Premier Care for Senior Citizens. The home is situated in Southbourne and is a short level walk from the local shops and seafront and also close to the main… more

Review Score 9.7
from 30 Reviews
My mother was moved to the Norlington having suffered a severe stroke. Every member of staff I… (Monday 15 Jan 2018)

Farway Grange Care Home (Nursing)

31/33 Howard Road, Queens Park, Bournemouth BH8 9EA

Farway Grange nursing home offers nursing care to older people and those with physical disabilities. All meals are freshly prepared each day on the premises by chefs using fresh produce. The meals are varied and attractively presented and ensure… more

Review Score 9.6
from 16 Reviews
I cannot fault Farway Grange. The staff are excellent, it is very homely with lovely home cooked… (Friday 12 Jan 2018)

Wolfeton Manor

East Hill, Charminster, Dorchester DT2 9QL

Wolfeton Manor is situated in an ideal location for elderly people to enjoy their retirement, and for those in need of rest and recovery, being found amidst the scenic countryside on the outskirts of Dorchester. All residents of Wolfeton Manor receive… more

Review Score 9.6
from 31 Reviews
Very welcome at all times. Nice, friendly atmosphere and large quiet garden.… (Tuesday 12 Dec 2017)

Meyrick Rise

11-13 Branksome Wood Road, Bournemouth BH2 6BT

Meyrick Rise provides respite, nursing, and residential care for older people. The home is located close to the centre of Bournemouth and is ideally situated for local shops and amenities, including local beaches. Meyrick Rise has bright and airy… more

Group / Provider:
brighterkind

Review Score 9.6
from 28 Reviews
Meyrick Rise has very caring staff! Everyone is so friendly and you always have a warm welcome when… (Friday 19 Jan 2018)

The Potteries

187 York Road, Broadstone BH18 8ES

Opened in October 2013, The Potteries is a brand new care home that focuses on professional and personalised care provision, with superb interiors and attractive gardens. A short drive from the seaside, residents have good access to amenities and… more

Review Score 9.6
from 30 Reviews
It's always difficult when the decision comes to place a loved one in a residential care home. The… (Tuesday 9 Jan 2018)

Branksome Heights

44 Branksome Wood Road, Bournemouth BH4 9LA

Branksome Heights is a home for people who demand the finest environment for quality care in the Bournemouth and Dorset areas. Architects have come up with a design that combines simple elegance with modern comfort. Explore the services provided… more

Group / Provider:
Kingsley Healthcare

Review Score 9.6
from 7 Reviews
I cannot speak highly enough of the care my father received during the time he spent at Branksome… (Monday 4 Dec 2017)

Sunrise of Westbourne

16/18 Poole Road, Westbourne, Bournemouth BH4 9DR

Sunrise of Westbourne is one of Dorset’s premier providers of dementia care, nursing care and residential care, ideally situated within easy access of the centre of Bournemouth. The beaches of Bournemouth and Poole are close by and air, road and rail… more

Group / Provider:
Sunrise Senior Living

Review Score 9.6
from 106 Reviews
Very nice surroundings. Friendly staff. Good food.… (Friday 12 Jan 2018)

Great Oaks

Poole Lane, Bournemouth BH11 9DP

Great Oaks is a private care home located in Bournemouth providing nursing, dementia and residential care facilities. The home is designed with its woodland location in mind, with 180-degree views, allowing residents' relax and feel content. Great… more

Review Score 9.6
from 10 Reviews
My husband is very well looked after at Great Oaks - and so am I! If there is a problem the staff… (Thursday 21 Dec 2017)

Brook View

Riverside Road, West Moors, Ferndown BH22 0LQ

Brook View is in the peaceful rural village of West Moors situated a few minutes walk from a selection of local shops. It is a purpose built home with en-suite accommodation for fifty-four residents set over two floors. Brook View welcomes residents… more

Group / Provider:
Colten Care Ltd

Review Score 9.5
from 37 Reviews
A lovely, warm friendly care home. The staff are all very caring to the residents and nothing is… (Wednesday 6 Sep 2017)

Magna Care Centre

Arrowsmith Road, Canford Magna, Wimborne Minster BH21 3BQ

Magna Care Centre is a purpose-built care home, offering the highest levels of specialist nursing and residential care for 65 older people. The home has been praised in its latest CQC inspection report and was rated as providing a ‘Good’ care service… more

Group / Provider:
Caring Homes Group

Review Score 9.5
from 17 Reviews
Professional caring staff throughout her stay. Thank you very much.… (Friday 10 Nov 2017)

Highcliffe Nursing Home

5 Stuart Road, Highcliffe, Christchurch BH23 5JS

Highcliffe Nursing Home specialise in nursing and dementia care from a fabulous location that makes for a popular seaside retreat for up to forty-six individuals. All care plans are person-centred and directed towards the dignity of service users,… more

Group / Provider:
Kingsley Healthcare

Review Score 9.5
from 18 Reviews
Due to my Dad’s deteriorating health, he has had to move from independent living with care to… (Tuesday 16 Jan 2018)

Homefield Grange Care Home

Salisbury Road, Christchurch BH23 7AR

Homefield Grange is situated in the picturesque village of Winkton, Christchurch, on the site of a former school. The new residence provides luxurious, five star accommodation for 64 people and specialises in residential, nursing and dementia care. All… more

Review Score 9.5
from 17 Reviews
Friendly staff, good food. Enjoyed activities and entertainment.… (Friday 19 Jan 2018)

Aranlaw House Care Home

26 Tower Road, Poole BH13 6HZ

Aranlaw House was rated Outstanding by CQC in March 2017, putting it in the top one per cent of care homes across the UK. The home provides Poole’s premier dementia care service in a care home setting and residential care and support to ladies and… more

Group / Provider:
Luxury Care Group Ltd

Review Score 9.5
from 6 Reviews
I visit Aranlaw House regularly to minister to residents. I always receive a warm and friendly… (Thursday 8 Jun 2017)

Goldcrest Residential Home

183 Dorchester Road, Weymouth DT4 7LF

Goldcrest Residential Home in Weymouth specialises in providing care for older people with dementia in a homely and friendly environment. The home was rated 'good' by the Care Quality Commision in April 2016. All rooms are en-suite. The home offers… more

Group / Provider:
Cadogan Care Ltd

Review Score 9.5
from 7 Reviews
Very pleased with how well my mum is looked after.… (Wednesday 23 Aug 2017)

Blandford Grange Care Home

Milldown Road, Blandford Forum DT11 7DE

Blandford Grange Care Home specialises in both nursing and dementia care, having been purpose-built to suit modern care practice as well as a comfortable living environment where clients can feel safe and remain as active as they wish. All nurses… more

Group / Provider:
Healthcare Homes Group Ltd

Review Score 9.5
from 17 Reviews
Very happy with the level of care provided by the staff. Their approach is kind and they ensure… (Friday 20 Oct 2017)

St Anne's Court

16A St Anthony's Road, Meyrick Park, Bournemouth BH2 6PD

Set within the peaceful surroundings of Meyrick Park conservation area; St Anne’s Court offers a relaxed and carefree lifestyle, away from the burdens of household management. An elegant Edwardian home in lovely grounds, all rooms are en-suite and… more

Review Score 9.4
from 13 Reviews
I found St Anne's Court to be extremely welcoming and totally sympathetic to my mother's needs. I… (Thursday 14 Dec 2017)

The Mellowes Care Home

Common Mead Lane, Gillingham SP8 4RE

At The Mellowes, Bupa-trained staff provide a compassionate, professional care service in a supportive and friendly environment allowing residents as much independence as possible. The Management team are passionate about quality care and resident experience… more

Group / Provider:
Bupa Care Homes

Review Score 9.4
from 11 Reviews
I can always leave my husband in Bupa The Mellowes for a week's respite knowing he is being well… (Friday 8 Sep 2017)

The Lindsay Care Home

47A Lindsay Road, Poole BH13 6AP

The Lindsay is a purpose-built home offering nursing, dementia and palliative care. Short stays are offered, and daycare too, to help both carers and their elderly loved ones at times when they need a break or a little extra support. It could be that… more

Group / Provider:
Bupa Care Homes

Review Score 9.4
from 12 Reviews
My mother, who has vascular dementia, has been at the Lindsay for three months now and the staff… (Tuesday 12 Dec 2017)