Sandpiper Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Lounge of Sandpiper care home in Alford, Lincolnshire
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Care Home Location

16 South St,  Alford LN13 9AQ
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub0.10 miles
Train Station11.60 miles
Nearby Shops0.20 miles
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Part of Tanglewood care homes, Sandpiper, located in the idyllic market town of Alford, offers residential and dementia care in a safe and inviting environment. Facilities include beautifully furnished bedrooms, a spacious dining room, a hair salon, a tavern and lounge areas for socialising as well as enjoying quieter pursuits. Residents will also benefit from a care plan centred around each individual, a varied, enriching activity programme, considering the unique needs of residents and the team of chefs are also on hand to prepare delicious and nutritious meals, tailored to individual tastes. The location of Sandpiper ensures residents have easy access to plenty of local amenities.

Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1991
Ensuite Facilities0%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Sandpiper*

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
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.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Mental Health
Physical Disability

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Palliative Care
Dementia Care
Respite 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: 17/12/2020

Care Home Facilities


Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area
Terrace Area

Not Available

Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading 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 Sandpiper located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Sandpiper?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Sandpiper?

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

How many beds does Sandpiper have?

Currently, there are 30 beds at the home.

Who owns Sandpiper?

This care home is owned and operated by Tanglewood.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Sandpiper, including: Birthday & Holiday Celebrations, Beer, Cocktails & Wine, Visits from Children.

What is the cost of care at Sandpiper?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Sandpiper the cost of care starts from £985 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01507 304205 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.