Heron Hill Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Lounge of Heron Hill care home in Kendal, Cumbria
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Care Home Location

Esthwaite Ave,  Kendal LA9 7SE, UK
Bus Stop0.20 miles
Local Pub0.10 miles
Train Station2.30 miles
Nearby Shops0.30 miles
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Located in the historic town of Kendal on the edge of the stunning English Lake District, Heron Hill is a purpose-built care home providing expert nursing, dementia, palliative and respite care. This Abbey Healthcare home offers a range of living options from single occupancy to companion rooms, in luxurious and modern surroundings. Heron Hill facilities include a hair and beauty salon for a bit of pampering, an in-house cinema and a sociable bar to enjoy time with friends and family. With excellent access to road, rail and bus links to wider Cumbria, Heron Hill as everything you need to feel feel right at home.

BrandAbbey Healthcare
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date2004
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Heron Hill*

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

Palliative Care

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Physical Disability
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: 18/03/2023

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Library & Reading Room
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Computer Room
Family Room
Meditation Area
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
Visits from Children

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Heron Hill located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Heron Hill?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Heron Hill?

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

How many beds does Heron Hill have?

Currently, there are 86 beds at the home.

Who owns Heron Hill?

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 Heron Hill, including: Arts & Crafts, Hair & Beauty Treatments, Exercise & Fitness.

What is the cost of care at Heron Hill?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Heron Hill the cost of care starts from £1,300 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 03309 122635 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.