Lukestone Care Home

CQC Rating Requires improvement
Exterior of Lukestone in Maidstone, Kent
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Care Home Location

7 St Michael's Rd,  Maidstone ME16 8BS, UK
Bus Stop0.09 miles
Local Pub0.50 miles
Train Station1.00 miles
Nearby Shops0.20 miles
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Lukestone is a friendly and sociable care home that provides expert nursing, dementia, respite, palliative and day care to the elderly in the vibrant town of Maidstone, Kent. This well-established Nellsar home boasts a wealth of amenities to help residents feel at home, including 42 tastefully-decorated bedrooms, peaceful and secure gardens, a large communal lounge and dining room, an onsite hair salon and barber and ‘Paula’s Pantry’ - the home’s very own charming Tea Room. With strong links to the local community, the home is visited frequently by friends from the local church and primary schools, while residents also enjoy regular day trips out to the local area.

BrandNellsar Care Homes
Purpose BuiltNo
Opening Date2003
Ensuite Facilities89%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Lukestone*

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

Day Care
Palliative Care

Not Available

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

CQC Rating

requires improvementOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating requires improvementCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 02/12/2021

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
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
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Meditation & Yoga
Where is Lukestone located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Lukestone?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Lukestone?

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

How many beds does Lukestone have?

Currently, there are 44 beds at the home.

Who owns Lukestone?

This care home is owned and operated by Nellsar Care Homes.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Lukestone, including: Wellbeing Classes, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations, Arts & Crafts.

What is the cost of care at Lukestone?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Lukestone the cost of care starts from £1,300 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01622 478148 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.