The Coombs Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Exterior of the Coombs in Coleford, Gloucestershire
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Care Home Location

The Gorse,  Coleford GL16 8QE, UK
Bus Stop0.01 miles
Local Pub0.60 miles
Train Station1.20 miles
Nearby Shops0.50 miles
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Perfectly tucked away in the welcoming town of Coleford, Forest of Dean, The Coombs provides expert residential, respite and nursing care to those in need. Close to the beautiful forest of Dean, this wonderful Grade II listed The Orders of St John care home boasts a range of modern facilities to enhance the lives of the residents, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of cosy communal lounges and sitting rooms and idyllic gardens, the perfect spot to unwind with loved ones. Whether it be socialising with the local community, enjoying some seated yoga or a music therapy session, the dedicated team here at The Coombs ensures there is never a dull moment.

BrandThe Orders Of St John Care Trust
Purpose BuiltNo
Ensuite Facilities0%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at The Coombs*

Lottie care
Residential Care

Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.

Lottie care
Dementia Care

Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.

Lottie care
Nursing Care

Individuals who require 24-hour assistance and care from qualified nurses due to medical conditions and/or personal living needs. This may include people that require intensive rehabilitative care following a stroke, or simply need support using a peg feeding tube.

Lottie care
Respite Care

Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Palliative Care

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Physical Disability
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

goodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating good
CQC Publication Date: 04/03/2021

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Meditation & Yoga
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Where is The Coombs located?

It is situated in Coleford and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of The Coombs?

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. The Coombs is rated as good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.

What types of elderly care are available at The Coombs?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: nursing, respite, dementia, residential.

How many beds does The Coombs have?

Currently, there are 40 beds at the home.

Who owns The Coombs?

This care home is owned and operated by The Orders of St John Care Trust.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at The Coombs, including: Wellbeing Classes, Arts & Crafts, Baking & Cooking.

What is the cost of care at The Coombs?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At The Coombs the cost of care starts from £1,395 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01672 555538 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.