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Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Ashley Court Care Home

33 Craighouse Terrace, Edinburgh, EH10 5LH

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
55 single rooms • All en-suite • Opened in 1995
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4

Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Blenham House Care Home

3 Sighthill Court, Edinburgh, EH11 4EU

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
60 single rooms • All en-suite • Opened in 2006
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4

Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Colinton Care Home

69 Spylaw Road, Edinburgh, EH10 5BP

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
53 single rooms • All en-suite • Opened in 1997
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Lauder Lodge

2 Wakefield Avenue, Edinburgh, EH7 6TL

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
60 single rooms • All en-suite • Opened in 2017
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13

Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Cairdean House

185 Redford Road, Colinton, Edinburgh, EH13 9PN

Adequate - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
90 single rooms • All en-suite • Opened in 2013
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11

Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Castlegreen

160 Greendykes Road, Craigmillar, Edinburgh, EH16 4ES

Adequate - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Palliative
120 beds • 60 single rooms • 60 beds in double rooms • 60 en-suite rooms • Opened in 2007
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8

Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Guthrie House

12 Lasswade Road, Edinburgh, EH16 6RZ

Adequate - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
88 single rooms • 70 en-suite rooms • Opened in 2007
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Murrayside

34 South Beechwood, Edinburgh, EH12 5YS

Adequate - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
63 single rooms • Opened in 2018
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13

Edinburgh

Edinburgh

St. Margaret's Care Home

4 East Suffolk Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5PJ

Adequate - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
61 beds • 59 single rooms • 2 beds in double rooms • No en-suite rooms • Opened in 2013
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5

Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Gilmerton

9 Moredunvale Road, Gilmerton, Edinburgh, EH17 7QU

Weak - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
60 single rooms • 75 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1997
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Overview of care homes in Edinburgh

Care homes in Edinburgh

67

Homes that offer nursing care

40

Specialise in dementia care

36

Homes rated good or above

46

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    There are 36 care homes in Edinburgh offering specialist dementia care.

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

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    £761 per week
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    £845 per week

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