Residential Care Homes In Dorset

Are you looking for a relaxing and comfortable environment for your loved one or close friend to spend their waning years? If you are, you should call the best of the best when it comes to residential care homes in Dorset – The Old Rectory Care Home. To speak to a friendly member of our team today, call us on 01929 425 383, and we will help you make an educated decision about your loved one’s future.


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Residential care homes in Dorset

There is no substitute for a loving and caring environment when you are getting towards the quieter years of your life. No matter how much luxury and decadence you are swathed in, a sense of companionship and being surrounded by friends cannot be replaced.

This is one of the guiding principles here at The Old Rectory Care Home that sets us apart from other Dorset residential care homes. Our team is dedicated to providing round the clock care of the highest standards. On top of this, we all share a passion for making our residents smile and feel like they are truly cared about as if we were all one big family.

It can be disconcerting for an elderly person to be moved from their home into residential care homes in Dorset. The change of scenery and daily routine can prove disjointing. Our team are specially trained to help smooth the way for an easy transition that will cause the minimum amount of discomfort.

To aid the moving in process, we always recommend bringing personal belongings which will help make their room a more familiar place to be. It will lend a homely feel to our residential care homes in Dorset which will undoubtedly make your loved one feel more at ease.



Our residential care homes in Dorset are situated near the picturesque seaside town of Swanage, which makes it perfect for taking advantage of any bouts of clear weather. We believe that fresh sea air can be very cleansing and calming, so in the summer months, we often organise outings to utilise the local area to its fullest in order to provide welcome stimulation and excitement for our residents.

As well as the ideal location of our Dorset residential care homes, we have our very own dedicated in house activities coordinator. We all work as a team to provide a wide range of activities which will enrich our residents experience with us and help everyone become closer as a family. Some of the activities we organise include:

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Gardening
  • Reminiscence Therapy
  • Bingo
  • Music
  • Trips out during Summer
  • Games
  • Quizzes
  • Visiting Entertainers and much more

No two days are alike here, and we make sure everyone feels included and happy.


Why Choose Our Residential Care Homes in Dorset?

The Old Rectory Care Home is outfitted with the finest accommodation for complete comfort and peace of mind. The decorative finish in each room is of the highest standard, and every room in our residential care homes Dorset comes with the means to call a member of staff 24 hours a day. The call bell will alert us to whichever resident needs our help and attention, and we respond with all haste to make sure everything is as it should be and they aren’t in any discomfort.

Our chefs are trained and hold a myriad of culinary certifications, which means they often end up wowing our residents with the delights produced in the kitchen. The meals are always of exceptional quality, using fresh ingredients and exciting recipes. Any and all dietary requirements will be catered for, so you can rest assured our residential care homes in Dorset are the best place for your loved one.


Contact Us

If you are ready to enquire further or would like to arrange an appointment for a viewing of our residential care homes Dorset, you are welcome to contact us at The Old Rectory Care Home today on 01929 425 383 – our friendly staff will happily answer any queries you might have. Alternatively, if you would prefer to write to us, you will be pleased to know our easily navigable website contains a simple online form to fill out and send to us. If you would prefer to email us directly about our Dorset residential care homes, please send it to