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Halcyon Days Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Exterior of Halcyon Days Care Home in Hitchin, Hertfordshire
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Care Home Location

The Old Rectory,  Church Ln, Graveley, Hitchin SG4 7LU, UK
Bus Stop0.40 miles
Local Pub0.40 miles
Train Station3.70 miles
Nearby Shops1.40 miles
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Situated in the friendly village of Gravely in Hertfordshire, Halcyon Days is a first-class care home that provides expert residential, dementia, palliative and respite care to the elderly. This welcoming Gold Care home boasts a wide array of modern facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, some equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of cosy communal lounges, a bar area and large landscaped gardens with stunning views of surrounding fields. The jam-packed activity programme ensures no two days are the same here at Halcyon Days, whether it be playing games on the patio area or gardening.

BrandGold Care Homes
Purpose BuiltYes
Ensuite Facilities40%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Halcyon Days*

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

Day Care
Palliative Care

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Mental Health
Physical Disability
Nursing Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission' 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 requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 04/03/2022

Care Home Facilities


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

Not Available

Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Meditation Area
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
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Halcyon Days.

Where is Halcyon Days located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Halcyon Days?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Halcyon Days?

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

How many beds does Halcyon Days have?

Currently, there are 57 beds at the home.

Who owns Halcyon Days?

This care home is owned and operated by Gold Care Homes.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Halcyon Days, including: Beer, Cocktails & Wine, Baking & Cooking, Dance & Music.

What is the cost of care at Halcyon Days?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Halcyon Days the cost of care starts from £1,200 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01438 584395 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.