Arcot House Care Home

CQC Rating Outstanding
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Care Home Location

Arcot Gardens,  Sidmouth, EX10 9HR
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub0.20 miles
Train Station5.20 miles
Nearby Shops0.10 miles
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Recently undergoing a full refurbishment, Arcot House in Sidmouth is a renowned care home offering residential and respite care. Named “Care Home of the Year” in 2017 and one of five finalists in 2020, Arcot House is considered as one of the best care homes in South West England. With facilities including a large, bright lounge overlooking the spacious, south facing, private garden, separated dining rooms, as well as a small library and an Art Therapy room perfect for residents who prefer to unwind in tranquillity, residents are encouraged to live a lifestyle that suits them. At Arcot, each resident’s character is respected and supported, allowing their individuality to continue to shine.

BrandDoveleigh Care
Purpose BuiltNo
Ensuite Facilities29%
All InclusiveYes

Types of Elderly Care Available at Arcot 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
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.

Not Available

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

CQC Rating

outstandingOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating outstandingCQC Effective Rating outstandingCQC Caring Rating outstandingCQC Responsive Rating outstandingCQC Well-led Rating outstanding
CQC Publication Date: 02/04/2020

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Dining Area
Family Room
Hair & Beauty Salon
Library & Reading Room
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area
Terrace Area

Not Available

Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area

Care Home Activities


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

Not Available

Hair & Beauty Treatments
Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Arcot House located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Arcot House?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Arcot House?

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

How many beds does Arcot House have?

Currently, there are 28 beds at the home.

Who owns Arcot House?

This care home is owned and operated by Doveleigh Care.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Arcot House, including: Exercise & Fitness, Arts & Crafts, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations.

What is the cost of care at Arcot House?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Arcot House the cost of care starts from £1,232 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01297 300902 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.