Lorna House Care Home

CQC Rating Requires improvement
Exterior of Lorna House care home in Torquay, Devon
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Care Home Location

Lorna House,  Devons' Rd, Torquay TQ1 3PR, UK
Bus Stop0.20 miles
Local Pub0.30 miles
Train Station1.90 miles
Nearby Shops0.40 miles
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Situated on a tree lined road in a picturesque residential area in the beautiful Babbacombe, Lorna House is a lovely care home that provides personalised and flexible dementia care to those in need. This welcoming Crocus Care home boasts beautiful bedrooms, most of which are equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of cosy communal lounges where residents can relax, inviting dining rooms and manicured gardens, the perfect spot for the warmer months. Whether it be mixing with the local Torquay community, taking a trip to the nearby shops, pubs and churches or getting stuck in with the gardening, there’s never a dull moment here at Lorna House.

BrandCrocus Care
Purpose BuiltNo
Opening Date1962
Ensuite Facilities58%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Lorna House*

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
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
Physical Disability

Not Available

Mental Health
Palliative Care
Nursing 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 requires improvementCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 21/01/2023

Care Home Facilities


Dining Area
Family Room
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Terrace Area

Not Available

Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Quiet 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

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Lorna House located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Lorna House?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Lorna House?

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

How many beds does Lorna House have?

Currently, there are 24 beds at the home.

Who owns Lorna House?

This care home is owned and operated by Crocus Care.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Lorna House, including: Book and Poetry, Arts & Crafts, Gardening & Flower Arranging.

What is the cost of care at Lorna House?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Lorna House the cost of care starts from £878 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01803 308949 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.