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Glebe House Care Home

Cumnock Road, Dalmellington, Ayr, KA6 7PS

Good - Regulator's rating

45 beds • 44 single rooms • 1 bed in a double room • 44 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1992
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Windyhall Nursing Home

3 Southpark Road, Ayr, KA7 2TL

Good - Regulator's rating

29 single rooms • 28 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1987
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Templeton House

Racecourse Road, Ayr, KA7 2UY

Adequate - Regulator's rating

69 single rooms • All en-suite • Opened in 2015
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Claremont Care Home

7 High Thornyflat Wynd, Whitletts, Ayr, KA8 0LS

Adequate - Regulator's rating

80 single rooms • All en-suite • Opened in 2003
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Glenfairn House Nursing Home

28 Racecourse Road, Ayr, KA7 2UX

Adequate - Regulator's rating

65 single rooms • 56 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1987
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Creggan Bahn Court

2 Seafield Road, Ayr, KA7 4AA

Very good - Regulator's rating

58 single rooms

Dalmellington Care Centre

9 Waterside Street, Dalmellington, Ayr, KA6 7SW

Very good - Regulator's rating

61 single rooms • Opened in 1994

Greenan Manor Care Home

2 Tiree Avenue, Ayr, KA7 4GH

Very good - Regulator's rating

52 single rooms

Airlie House

5 Victoria Park, Ayr, KA7 2TR

Good - Regulator's rating

25 beds • 21 single rooms • 4 beds in double rooms • All en-suite • Opened in 1989

Bellevue Nursing Home

15 Racecourse Road, Ayr, KA7 2DQ

Good - Regulator's rating

21 beds • 3 single rooms • 18 beds in double rooms • 16 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1988

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Frequently asked questions

  • How many care homes are there in Ayr?

    There are 21 care homes in Ayr offering a range of specialisms. If you’re not sure which type of care home is best for you, you can read our guide on how to choose the right care home.

  • How are care homes in Ayr regulated?

    All care homes in Ayr are regulated by the Care Inspectorate (CI). Of the 21 care homes in Ayr, 11 have been rated good or above.

  • How many care homes in Ayr specialise in dementia care?

    There are 12 care homes in Ayr who offer specialist dementia care for more information on the specific homes, view our dementia care home list.

  • How much do care homes in Ayr cost?

    On average residential care homes in Scotland cost £761 per week, with nursing homes costing on average £845 per week. From the care homes in Ayr who share their prices with us, we can see care home prices starting from £789 per week.

  • What is the difference between nursing homes and residential care homes?

    Residential care homes provide residents with accommodation, meals, and assistance with personal care and medication. However, a nursing care home will also provide medical care from a qualified nurse, including treatment for any illness or injuries.

  • Will I be entitled to local authority funding to help pay for a care home in Ayr?

    In Scotland, if you are aged over 65 you are entitled to free personal and/or nursing care. If your total savings and property assets are below £28,500 then you may also qualify for local council funding. Read our care home funding article for more advice.

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Average care home costs in Scotland

Average costs based on LaingBuisson Care of Older People UK report 2019

  • Residential care homes

    £761 per week
  • Nursing care homes

    £845 per week

Funding for care in Scotland

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Your care home costs could be partially funded by the council. To quality for this, you must first arrange a care needs assessment.

  • Free personal and/or nursing care funding is available to anyone aged 65 or over, regardless of their financial situation.

  • Funding towards accommodation costs is also available if your assets (property & savings) are below £28,500.