The Donnington Care Home

CQC Rating Good
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Care Home Location

Wantage Rd,  Donnington, Newbury, RG14 3BE
Bus Stop0.70 miles
Local Pub1.60 miles
Train Station2.70 miles
Nearby Shops1.30 miles
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A genuinely caring home in a quiet spot just outside Newbury, The Donnington welcomes anyone who requires nursing or residential care. Whether you're looking for a short stay or something more permanent, care options are available to you, including residential, nursing, respite, Parkinson's and palliative care. This Bupa care home offers numerous excellent facilities and services for residents to enjoy, including a range of en-suite options, rooms with garden views, snacks and drinks available all day and night, large enclosed gardens with raised flower beds and pet therapy. When living in The Donnington, there's something for all residents to enjoy, not least the lovely updated Victorian home itself.

Purpose BuiltNo
Opening Date1800
Ensuite Facilities70%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at The Donnington*

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
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
Palliative Care

Not Available

Day Care
Mental Health
Physical Disability
Dementia Care
* 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: 30/03/2021

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
Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Visits from Children
Where is The Donnington located?

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

What is the CQC rating of The Donnington?

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

What types of elderly care are available at The Donnington?

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

How many beds does The Donnington have?

Currently, there are 40 beds at the home.

Who owns The Donnington?

This care home is owned and operated by Bupa.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at The Donnington, including: Wellbeing Classes, Arts & Crafts, Book and Poetry.

What is the cost of care at The Donnington?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At The Donnington the cost of care starts from £1,205 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01635 017535 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.