The Dales Care Home

CQC Rating Good
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Care Home Location

The Spinney,  Draughton, Skipton BD23 6DU, UK
Bus Stop0.04 miles
Local Pub2.90 miles
Train Station3.70 miles
Nearby Shops3.60 miles
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Situated in the quaint and charming country village of Draughton, nestled in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, The Dales is a welcoming care home that provides expert residential, nursing, dementia and respite care to the elderly. This Barchester Healthcare home boasts a range of excellent facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of stylish communal lounges, spacious dining areas, an activity room, manicured gardens and an on-site hairdressing salon. The dedicated team at The Dales ensure there is never a dull moment and the varied activity programme is tailored to suit the needs, interests and hobbies of the residents.

BrandBarchester Healthcare
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1986
Ensuite Facilities27%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at The Dales*

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

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Palliative Care
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: 18/12/2018

Care Home Facilities


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

Not Available

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

Care Home Activities


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

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Where is The Dales located?

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

What is the CQC rating of The Dales?

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

What types of elderly care are available at The Dales?

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

How many beds does The Dales have?

Currently, there are 56 beds at the home.

Who owns The Dales?

This care home is owned and operated by Barchester Healthcare.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at The Dales, including: Baking & Cooking, Arts & Crafts, Beer, Cocktails & Wine.

What is the cost of care at The Dales?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At The Dales the cost of care starts from £1,308 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01756 636992 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.