Lauder Lodge, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Lauder Lodge, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Lauder Lodge, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Located close to Portobello’s Promenade and only minutes from the heart of Edinburgh, Lauder Lodge offers the best of all worlds. Residents who are able can get out and about, yet the home has plenty to offer without setting a foot outside, including a cinema, café and hair salon.

Lauder Lodge is all about choice and personalisation. Everything is tailored to your loved one’s individual needs, from the care they receive, to the group and one-to-one activities planned by the lifestyle team, and the food served up by the chef-led catering team.

The dedicated care and nursing teams can meet the most complex of needs; they provide residential and short-term respite care to specialist dementia care and end of life care. They are also ably supported by community healthcare professionals who visit on a regular basis, from GPs to audilogists, physios to podiatrists.

Group: Care UK Nursing & Residential Care Services

Person in charge: Michelle Reid (Home Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Edinburgh City Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 60 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Single Rooms: 60

Rooms with ensuite WC: 60

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Bar/Cafe on premises

Latest Care Inspectorate* Report on Lauder Lodge: click here

* Care Inspectorate is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Scotland.

Bed Vacancies

Bed Vacancies

posted 23 Feb 2018

Please call us on 0131 516 9822 for current bed vacancies

Reviews

9.4 Lauder Lodge has a Review Score of 9.4 (9.383)

The Review Score of 9.4 (maximum of 10) for Lauder Lodge is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 5 out of 5 from 5 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Lauder Lodge in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 4.4 out of 5 from 5 positive Reviews in the last 12 months.

  • a) 5 Points are available for the Average Rating of all Reviews over all time. For each review the Care Home / service is rated Excellent, Good, Satisfactory, Poor or Very Poor on a number of areas eg Staff, Management etc. The Care Home receives points for each rating as follows: Excellent = 5. Good = 4. Satisfactory = 3. Poor = 2. Very Poor = 1. These points are added up and then divided by the total number of completed ratings to generate the average rating.

    The Average Rating of 4.966 for Lauder Lodge is calculated as follows: ( (57 Excellents x 5) + (2 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 59 Ratings = 4.966

  • b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. A Positive Review is defined as any Review with 'Extremely Likely' or 'Likely' in answer to the question 'How likely are you to recommend this Care Home to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?'

    The 5 points available are broken down as follows:

    1. 4 points are available for the first 5 Positive Reviews, 3 points for the first Positive Review and then 0.25 Points for each of the next 4 Positive Reviews.

    2. 1 point is available for reaching a target number of Positive Reviews based on 20% of the number of registered maximum number of service users. If the target is partially reached then that proportion of 1 point is given. eg a Care Home with 50 registered maximum number of service users has a target of 10 Positive Reviews, if it has 10 or more Positive Reviews it will receive 1 point, if it has 7 reviews will receive 0.7 points.

    3. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. The calculation is the same as above, except the points are divided by 2.

    The 4.417 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Lauder Lodge is based on 5 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 4

    2. Target of 12 positive Reviews (60 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 5 Reviews ÷ 12 Target = 0.417

  • When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.


Average Ratings

  • Excellent
    5
  • Good
    0
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Lauder Lodge?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    5
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Lauder Lodge

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Daughter-in-law of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Guardian of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Power of Attorney/Solicitor of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Son of Resident/Service User
    1
  • more

The nursing staff are extremely caring and attentive, admin staff also. The activities provided are relevant to the resident's needs. The rooms are extremely well appointed and the views over the Forth are beautiful, on a nice day!
I think the cafe provision is excellent, allowing visitors to meet with residents out of their rooms and also providing space for visitors to reflect whilst remaining nearby if needed during a period of their relative's decline.

How likely would you be to recommend Lauder Lodge? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

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

We have been very happy with the level of care given to my mother-in-law. All of her needs are very well attended to.

How likely would you be to recommend Lauder Lodge? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Don't Know

I cannot recommend Lauder Lodge in Edinburgh highly enough.
My dad moved in about 8 weeks ago and the environment, care, food, facilities and activities are superb. The home is beautifully decorated and laid out with a homely feeling. All the staff are professional, helpful, caring and genuinely seem to enjoy working there. Nothing is too much trouble and dad has settled in quickly.
The activities on offer are superb and he is learning new skills as well as keeping up old ones. The management, staff and organisation seem to have a forward thinking and proactive approach to caring for the elderly. This brings peace of mind to family and friends.
Well done Lauder Lodge and your hard work is appreciated!

How likely would you be to recommend Lauder Lodge? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

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

Lauder Lodge is a beautiful new care home which my mum moved into when it opened in early December 2017. The rooms and facilities are of an excellent standard with wonderful friendly caring staff making the move for mum easy and welcoming.

Great food too!

How likely would you be to recommend Lauder Lodge? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 out of 5

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

After much deliberation and careful thought, my friend decided to take the decision to move to Lauder Lodge. Best decision ever made and this has truly transformed her life.
This has got to be the future of care homes - everything is so different! The best words I could use to describe this way of living is the feeling of being in the most caring village possible. If you are in sociable mood, there is always a friendly face just waiting to be with you, share interests with, and accompany you to the wide variety of entertainment provided, or if you are in a quieter mood you can retreat to one of the many lounges, craft rooms, private cinema, reading rooms, dining rooms, cafe, outside seating areas or of course your own private quarters where you can relax and put your feet up. Your guests can join you whenever you want, friendly faces everywhere, just ready to help with anything, as nothing is too much trouble at all! Sincere thanks to all staff for giving my lovely friend her life back.

How likely would you be to recommend Lauder Lodge? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

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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Awards / Recognitions

December 2016

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