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Care homes in Margate

When live-in care just isn’t an option, give your loved ones the support they need with a choice of the top local care homes.

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Choosing a care home

Maybe your loved one needs ongoing medical support. Maybe their home isn’t equipped for their needs. Or maybe they simply don’t have a room to spare.

But when it comes to care in Margate, we believe everyone deserves the highest quality no matter what. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the care homes that deliver exactly that.

The top care homes in Margate

With an in-depth understanding of elderly care across the UK, we’re perfectly placed to recommend the best residential options near you.

Ashcroft Residential Home

Fairview Close, Cliftonville, CT9 2QE

Situated near the seafront and open to the over 60s, Ashcroft has 76 single rooms and 6 shared rooms, but no ensuite facilities.

Suitable for those with dementia, physical disabilities, sensory impairment.


Kent House

Fairfield Road, Broadstairs, CT10 2JY

Kent House is a small residential care home for the over 65s in the coastal town of Broadstairs. It has 17 single rooms and 4 shared rooms, all of which are ensuite.

Suitable for those with dementia.


St Michael’s Care

Elm Grove, Westgate-on-Sea, CT8 8LH

Located in a quiet residential area just a few miles from Margate, St Michael’s offers specialist care for the over 50s, with 65 single rooms, including 34 ensuites.

Suitable for those with dementia, physical disabilities, sensory impairment.


The Hockeredge Care Centre

2-4 Canterbury Road, Westgate-on-Sea, CT8 8JJ

Hockeredge specialises in nursing, residential and respite care for those over the age of 18 with mental health needs. It has 50 single rooms, of which 24 are ensuite.

Suitable for those with dementia, mental health conditions, physical disabilities, sensory impairment.


Gresham Residential Care Home

47-49 Norfolk Road, Cliftonville, CT9 2HU

A short walk from the seafront, Gresham Residential Care Home is a converted Victorian building with 30 ensuite single rooms, available to the over 60s.

Suitable for physical disabilities.


Grosvenor Court

1-5 First Avenue, Cliftonville, CT9 2LF

Grosvenor Court admits anyone over the age of 65, and has 62 single rooms, all of which have ensuite facilities.

Suitable for those with dementia, mental health conditions, physical disabilities, sensory impairment.


Terrance House

7-19 Belgrave Road, Cliftonville, CT9 1XG

Terrance House caters to younger adults as well as the elderly, and specialises in mental health conditions. It has 48 single rooms, 5 with an ensuite bathroom.

Suitable for those with dementia, mental health conditions, physical disabilities.


Gordon Lodge

43 Westgate Bay Avenue, Westgate-on-Sea, CT8 8AH

Gordon Lodge offers residential and respite care for the elderly. It has 30 single and shared rooms, 20 of which have an ensuite bathroom.

Suitable for physical disabilities.


Make sense of your options

With so many care choices in Margate, it can be hard to know which way to turn.

That’s where we come in. Whether your loved one needs to find a care home or wants to stay exactly where they are, we offer impartial, expert advice to help make their decision easier than ever.

Get in touch with one of our expert care advisors today.

Frequently asked questions

Are residential homes the only care option in Margate?

Not quite. We offer live-in care across the whole of the UK, and Margate is no exception.

As long as your loved one has a spare bedroom in their home, we can have a carer on their doorstep in as little as 24 hours. Just let us know what kind of support you’re looking for, and we’ll handpick a carer in your area just for you.

You can find out more about how it works on our live-in care in Margate page, or by getting in touch with our care specialists.

What is live-in care?

Live-in care is a long-term support option for the elderly. We match your loved one with an experienced, compassionate and conscientious caregiver, for 24-hour, one-on-one support in the comfort of their own home.

We’re the UK’s No.1 provider of live-in care, with some of the country’s most experienced and highly qualified caregivers on our books. Only the top 7% of all applicants to join our team, so you can rest easy that your loved one will receive the quality care of a residential home without leaving their own four walls.

Learn more about live-in care and how it works.

Who can I speak to about my care options?

We know how complicated finding care can be. That’s why our team of care specialists will be right by your side at every step.

You can reach us on 0333 363 6830, or by getting in touch here. We’ll be happy to talk you through the fundamentals of care – from making the right choice to covering its costs – and to help you get the ball rolling.

Does live-in care support those with dementia?

Absolutely. While those with advanced symptoms may need a nursing home, our carers are experienced in looking after those with low to mid-level dementia needs.

And they’re perfectly placed to do just that. Not only can they offer practical assistance, they also take the time to engage your loved one in reminiscence therapies proven to slow the progress of the condition.

If you’d like to learn more about caring for those with dementia, take a look at our in-depth guide.

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