Ritson Lodge Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Communal Lounge of Ritson Lodge Care Home in Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth
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Care Home Location

Lowestoft Rd,  Hopton, Great Yarmouth NR31 9AH, UK
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub0.10 miles
Train Station4.90 miles
Nearby Shops0.10 miles
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Part of the Barchester care group, Ritson Lodge is a modern care home located in the picturesque village of Hopton-On-Sea in Great Yarmouth. Ritson Lodge was specially designed to provide high quality residential and nursing care, as well as care for those with dementia, respite care and short breaks. To help those with memory loss, the home also has low risk walkways, a sensory garden, adapted crockery and memory boxes. Ritson Lodge is just a stone’s throw away from the scenic Norfolk coastline and has great public transport links to nearby shops, pubs and eateries.

BrandBarchester Healthcare
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date2013
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Ritson Lodge*

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
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Mental Health
Nursing Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

goodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating requires improvementCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating good
CQC Publication Date: 26/01/2023

Care Home Facilities


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

Not Available

Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation 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
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Where is Ritson Lodge located?

It is situated in Great Yarmouth and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Ritson Lodge?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Ritson Lodge?

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

How many beds does Ritson Lodge have?

Currently, there are 60 beds at the home.

Who owns Ritson Lodge?

This care home is owned and operated by Barchester Healthcare.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Ritson Lodge, including: Dance & Music, Exercise & Fitness, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations.

What is the cost of care at Ritson Lodge?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Ritson Lodge the cost of care starts from £1,185 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01502 440962 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.