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Colinton Care Home

Care Inspectorate Rating Very good
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Care Home Location

Spylaw Rd,  Edinburgh EH10 5BP, UK
Bus Stop0.02 miles
Local Pub0.60 miles
Train Station1.20 miles
Nearby Shops0.70 miles
Non specific map

Overview

Set within vast landscaped grounds in the suburbs of Edinburgh, Colinton Care Home provides expert residential, dementia, nursing, respite and palliative care to the elderly. This newly refurbished Brighterkind home boasts a range of modern facilities to help residents feel at home, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of cosy communal lounges where residents can spend time socialising, inviting dining areas and manicured gardens. The amazing Magic Moments Club here provides residents with a vast choice of activities to take part in, from gardening and arts and crafts to a light exercise class, there’s an activity for everyone here at Colinton.

BrandBrighterkind
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1997
Beds53
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Availability & Pricing

Permanent

Residential Care - Available

Permanent

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Dementia Care - Available

Respite

Residential Care - Available

Respite

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Dementia Care - Available

Types of Elderly Care Available at Colinton*

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
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
Physiotherapy

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Physical Disability
* Registered with sector regulator 'Scottish Care Inspectorate' to provide these categories of care.

Care Inspectorate Rating

very goodOverall Rating
How well do we support people's wellbeing? goodHow good is our leadership? very goodHow good is our staff team? excellentHow good is our setting? goodHow well is care and support planned? good
Care Inspectorate Publication Date: 11/04/2022

Care Home Facilities

Available

Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Gardens
Hair & Beauty Salon
Lift
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area
Wifi

Not Available

Bar
Cinema
Computer Room
Family Room
Gym
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Spa
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities

Available

Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Meditation & Yoga

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Colinton.

Where is Colinton located?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Colinton?

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

How many beds does Colinton have?

Currently, there are 53 beds at the home.

Who owns Colinton?

This care home is owned and operated by Brighterkind.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Colinton, including: Exercise & Fitness, Book and Poetry, Dance & Music.

What is the cost of care at Colinton?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Colinton the cost of care starts from £1,850 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01313 818385 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.