Applecroft Care Home

CQC Rating Good
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Care Home Location

Sanctuary Cl,  River, Dover CT17 0ER, UK
Bus Stop0.20 miles
Local Pub0.90 miles
Train Station0.60 miles
Nearby Shops0.70 miles
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Situated in a friendly residential area in River, near the historic town of Dover, Applecroft is a modern care home that provides exceptional levels of residential, dementia, nursing, palliative and respite care to the elderly. This contemporary Abbey Healthcare establishment is home to a wide variety of luxurious facilities, including tastefully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of cosy communal lounges, enticing dining areas, a cosy café and perfectly landscaped gardens. The dedicated team ensures no two days are the same here at Applecroft, the amazing activity programme is completely tailored to the needs and desires of the residents, whether it be afternoon tea or a trip to the Kent seaside.

BrandAbbey Healthcare
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1999
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Applecroft*

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
Mental Health
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Day Care
Residential 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: 03/03/2022

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 Applecroft located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Applecroft?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Applecroft?

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

How many beds does Applecroft have?

Currently, there are 75 beds at the home.

Who owns Applecroft?

This care home is owned and operated by Abbey Healthcare.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Applecroft, including: Hair & Beauty Treatments, Baking & Cooking, Visits from Children.

What is the cost of care at Applecroft?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Applecroft the cost of care starts from £1,209 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01304 808346 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.