Care Homes In Cumbria

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  1. Pennine Way, CA1 3QD - Four Seasons Health Care

    Part of the Four Seasons care group, Pennine Lodge Care Home can be found in Todmorden, Carlisle. Offering residential care, nursing care and specialist dementia care, Pennine Lodge has comfortable and spacious rooms - some with ensuite facilities - a choice of lounges, a sensory room and a beautiful sensory garden. The care team are passionate about caring for each resident’s unique needs, encouraging them to join in the busy activities programme which includes visits from the local choir and schools. Pennine Lodge is conveniently situated a short drive from Carlisle city centre and has good public transport links.

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    CQC rating: GoodFrom £1,160 Weekly70 BedAll Ensuite20.98 m from centre
  2. Kendal, LA9 7SE - Abbey Healthcare

    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.

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    CQC rating: GoodFrom £1,300 Weekly86 BedAll Ensuite21.53 m from centre
  3. Carlisle, CA2 7PW - Barchester Healthcare

    Ideally located in a charming residential area on the outskirts of Carlisle, Lanercost House is a friendly care home that provides expert residential, dementia, nursing and respite care to those in need. This Barchester Healthcare home boasts a wide range of modern facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite facilities, a selection of stylish communal lounges, social dining areas, a sensory room, a life skills kitchen, café bar and manicured gardens where residents can enjoy the fresh Cumbira countryside air. With the Scottish Borders and the stunning Lake District nearby, residents can enjoy a variety of day trips.

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    CQC rating: GoodFrom £1,395 Weekly15 BedAll Ensuite21.57 m from centre
  4. Kendal, LA9 7RG - Abbey Healthcare

    Located in the historic town of Kendal in the beautiful English Lake District, Kendal care home provides exceptional residential, dementia, nursing, palliative and respite care to the elderly in a warm and inviting environment. This luxurious Abbey Healthcare home boasts a variety of modern facilities to help residents settle in, including tastefully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of stylish communal lounges, fine and private dining, a hairdressing salon, manicured gardens, a cinema and much more. The dedicated team at Kendal care home make it their priority that residents are happy, so there’s always a range of activities on offer.

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    CQC rating: GoodFrom £1,625 Weekly120 BedAll Ensuite21.75 m from centre
  5. Workington, CA14 3NE - Barchester Healthcare

    Newlands is a purpose-built care home located in the centre of Workington, providing 24-hour nursing care and dementia care for elderly people and people with mental health needs. The highly skilled team at the home work hard to provide diverse and person-centred care and there are multiple teams within the community that lend a hand too, including the Parkinson’s Society, Alzheimer’s Society and local schools. All bedrooms at the home have ensuite facilities and are beautifully decorated and there is a large landscaped garden which residents enjoy relaxing in. The home also has the benefit of being within easy reach of the Lake District and the scenic Solway Coast.

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    CQC rating: GoodFrom £1,263 Weekly50 Bed66% Ensuite22.00 m from centre
  6. Maryport, CA15 8AZ - Four Seasons Health Care

    Riverside Court is a purpose-built care home with a fun, family-friendly atmosphere located in Maryport by the historic docks, next to Ismay Wharf. Part of the esteemed Four Seasons group, Riverside Court offers residential care, nursing care, dementia care and respite care in a peaceful setting with beautiful views of the marina and the ocean. Residents at the home benefit from the choice of 60 ensuite rooms, sensory gardens, extensive private grounds, choice of lounges and on-site hairdressing, as well as proximity to the town, docks and public transport links, with the gorgeous Lake District a short drive away.

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    CQC rating: GoodFrom £995 Weekly60 BedAll Ensuite22.16 m from centre
  7. Whitehaven, CA28 6HA - Four Seasons Health Care

    Located in Whitehaven, Harbour View Care Home can be found in a pleasant residential area overlooking the harbour. The friendly care team offers nursing care for those who have complex medical needs, and respite care to give family or friends a well-earned break and there is a varied activities programme run daily to entertain residents, from day trips to visits from entertainers. With a garden, patio and choice of lounge, the home is also near to local shops in the town centre and has great public transport links, making outings easy for residents and their families and friends.

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    CQC rating: Requires ImprovementFrom £967 Weekly50 BedAll Ensuite23.64 m from centre

Frequently asked questions

Here is some further information about care homes in Cumbria.

How many care homes are there in Cumbria?

We have 7 care homes in Cumbria, including Broadlands Lodge and Sid Bailey. All our homes have been hand-picked by our team of care experts based on a number of factors, including the quality of care and the home's culture.

What is the average cost of care in Cumbria?

Care home costs vary significantly across the country. If you're looking for a care home in Cumbria, the average cost of care is £1,056. You may be eligible for care home funding - you can check through a care needs assessment.

How many nursing homes are there in Cumbria?

We have 8 in Cumbria that provide specialist, 24/7 support. All of our nursing care homes offer personalised support for anyone who has a medical condition or disability that requires round-the-clock care from registered nurses in a home-from-home environment.

How many Cumbria care homes offer residential care?

We have 6 care homes in Cumbria that offer residential care, which provides support and care for those who may find it difficult to live independently. Our residential care homes provide support for everyday tasks, including washing, mobility, and dressing.

What care homes in Cumbria offer dementia care?

We have 9 Cumbria care homes that provide round-the-clock dementia care. Those with dementia will need more care as the condition progresses, and specialist dementia care homes can provide the level of support they need.

We've rounded up the best Alzheimer's care homes across the UK - they've been handpicked by our team of care experts for their specialised care, round-the-clock support and comforting environments.

What Cumbria care homes offer respite care?

If you're looking for temporary respite care, we have 9 care homes in Cumbria that provide short-term stays.

Respite care homes provide relief for caregivers, offering a few weeks of support in a care home for a loved one while you recuperate. We've rounded up the best respite care homes in the UK to ease your care search.

Are there any care homes in Cumbria that offer end-of-life or palliative care?

5 Cumbria care homes provide palliative care for your loved one. A palliative care home aims to provide the highest level of support and comfort to every resident. End-of-life care can be an emotional experience for everyone, so our care experts will support you at every step.

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Lottie's guide to Cumbria

Need more guidance? Lottie's team of Care Experts have prepared the ultimate guide to care homes in Cumbria. Here you'll find an overview of the local area and recommendations for elderly-friendly places to visit.

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Welcome to Cumbria

Cumbria contains some of the country’s best care homes, with many of these being found in and around the stunning Lake District national park, such as in towns like Keswick and Grasmere.

From short stays in a respite care home to a permanent stay in a residential care home, all our care homes in Cumbria can provide your loved one with the highest quality of personal care and support.

What type of specialist care you’re looking for will depend on things like care home costs and your loved one’s budget. You can also check out what care home activities are offered through each of our listings - with these often being organised by a dedicated activity coordinator.

We’ll help you make an informed decision in picking the perfect care home in Cumbria for your loved one. This could be in Carlisle, Allerdale, Kendal, Whitehaven or somewhere else in the county. If you need some extra guidance about the type of care required or you have a query about any of our care homes in Cumbria, our care experts can help. Get in touch today and let us do the rest.

Popular Locations in Cumbria

The Lake District

Cumbria and the Lake District are synonymous with each other. This is undoubtedly one of Britain’s most beautiful national parks. Some of the most popular and attractive places to check out in the Lake District have to be the lakes themselves, including Windermere and Ullswater.


Often thought of as the go-to spot for people exploring the Lake District, the market town of Keswick is packed with quirky streets lined with cafés and independent shops.


Carlisle is the only city in the county of Cumbria and can be found just a few miles south of the Scottish border. With the second smallest cathedral in the country and plenty more history for older adults to explore, Carlisle is definitely worth your time.