Care Homes in Swanage

Have you been browsing through the websites of all the care homes in Swanage but haven’t yet found that perfect facility for your family member or loved one in need of additional care? You are in luck now that you have discovered The Old Rectory – an established nursing home with a stellar reputation located in a picturesque location in Dorset. Do not hesitate to call us on 01929 425 383 to book a visitation or if you have any questions about our care services.


Our Swanage care homes

Care Homes in SwanageThe Old Rectory is situated in the quiet village of Langton Matravers, a beautiful leafy location that stands out from all of the care homes Swanage has to offer. We specialise in residential care for over 60s. Additionally, we care for dementia sufferers and offer palliative care options. You can rest assured knowing that our nurses are available around the clock, 24 hours a day.

Here at The Old Rectory, we are fully accredited by the Dorset County Council which means that our dedication to being the top choice from Swanage care homes is guaranteed. We always make sure that each and every resident at our establishment receives the absolute highest level of care at all times.


The Old Rectory provides a friendly and intimate environment which really suits my stepmother. She enjoys a certain amount of freedom and is allowed to be herself which is important to her. The extra care in-house plus the minibus outings are an additional bonus. I am delighted that my decision to move my stepmother here was the right one for her and she seems very happy and content.” –JN (Stepdaughter of Resident)


You will find our selection of available rooms to be extremely varied and wide. All of our rooms are fully equipped with a private toilet, sink as well as a call bell should the need arise to alert our nurses about something.

Our home is open to residents over the age of 60 who require ongoing residential or nursing care. All of our team members are highly trained professionals with a great passion for care. We have experience with numerous health conditions including dementia. Additionally, we can cater to residents in need of palliative care.


Reasons to choose The Old Rectory over other care homes Swanage offers

When it comes to accommodation, The Old Rectory stands out from other care homes Swanage has available. Our rooms have been decorated to an extremely high standard for the resident’s convenience. While the bedrooms come fully furnished with all modern comforts, residents are always encouraged to bring in their own items and decorate in any way they see fit as this greatly helps with the settling in process.

Other care homes in Swanage cannot compete with the delicious home cooked meals offered at The Old Rectory. Because our home is always open to visitors and families stopping by is highly encouraged, you can sit down for a full meal with your loved one and see the quality of the food yourself.

At The Old Rectory, we are fully committed to making the life of our care homes in Swanage residents as fun, varied and pleasant as possible which means that we offer a wide selection of interesting activities for everyone to enjoy. While we are continually changing up the range of things to do, we have compiled a few popular favourites below:

  • Care Homes in SwanageArts and Crafts
  • Bingo
  • Board Games
  • Gardening
  • Music
  • Quiz Nights
  • Reminiscence Therapy
  • Summer Trips
  • Visits from Entertainers



Please take a few moments to visit our easily navigable website for even more information about us and everything we do that has made us the number one option when it comes to care homes in Swanage. You will be able to get a good overview of the premises in our virtual gallery. However, we encourage visitors so you can contact us any time to book a time to come and see our beautiful establishment first hand.


Contact our care homes in Swanage team today

If you are now convinced that The Old Rectory is the top choice among Swanage care homes, then there are several ways that you can contact us. You are more than welcome to visit our premises and meet the staff before making any big decisions.

You are welcome to call us any time on 01929 425 383. Our main care team works from 9 AM to 5 PM, Monday through to Friday, however a staff nurse will always be available to take your call and either provide you with the requested information or pass on a message to a senior staff member who will call you back in a timely manner.

Another way to book your visitation or send us a general message is through our handy website. Simply fill out our contact form with some basic details and we will get back to you very shortly to answer all of your questions related to care homes Swanage.

Alternatively, our care homes Swanage team can be easily reached via e-mail. If you send your message on over to, we will get back to you as soon as possible via your preferred method of contact.