The Oaks

Weekly prices: From £1,100

4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0 13 reviews


  • Old Age (65 years+)
  • Palliative Care
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Respite Care

Call this provider - 01206 700566

Welcome to The Oaks Care Home, a very friendly place where we aim to make sure your stay with us is as enjoyable as possible. We have plenty to offer you - such as excellent accommodation, delicious home-cooked food and all the help you need to make your life here pleasant and comfortable. It is important to us that you feel relaxed and welcome, and that your relatives are confident you are being well supported.

The Oaks Care Home also boasts the exclusive Acorn Unit which provides an area of exclusivity with 4 executive suites all with their own facilities. Please contact us on the details below for more information about the Acorn Wing.

The Oaks Home was acquired by New Century Care in August 1995. Registered for 61 people, the home offers a mix of single and double rooms, on two floors, serviced by a lift. The Oaks care for people with general nursing, care and specialised needs.

Here at The Oaks we offer a wide and varied daily activities programme which changes to make the most of the Great British seasons! Daily activities are planned for both morning and afternoon which take into account the interests of our residents. We also welcome community groups and schoolchildren into our home so residents can stay connected with their local community.

Please give us a call to discuss how we can help support you or your loved one at our care home in Lexden, we look forward to welcoming you to The Oaks care home soon.

15-25 Oaks Drive

01206 700566

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  • My Loved one had a good stay at the home - the staff were friendly and nice and the facilities were good. The food was fine but sometimes on the slightly cold side. Overall they had a good stay.
    4 out of 5.0
  • My loved one has just returned from their stay at the home - we found that the alarms were going off a lot of the time and not being answered which was a bit distracting. We found there were also...
    2 out of 5.0
  • The people at the home are really nice and friendly. There are a few little concerns that we have, we have mentioned them to the Manager who is working with us to resolve them.
    3 out of 5.0
  • She has settled well and we are very happy. The staff are exceedingly caring, personal, thoughtful and supportive of us all. The home is always warm, clean and the food is good - it's very well...
    5.0 out of 5.0
  • We are happy with the home and the care being provided. It's been nice to watch the staff help him to his feet and walk him to the dining room and how content he is. I've become less involved now...
    5.0 out of 5.0
  • I think the care and the home itself is very good but it's a shame she didn't take advantage of what is on offer there. My only feedback would have been for the staff to be more proactive in...
    4.5 out of 5.0
  • My Mother has been at the home for a month and I am very happy with all the staff at the home. They are really looking after my Mother and she hasn't been happier. I would highly recommend this...
    5.0 out of 5.0
  • My Mother is enjoying her stay at the home, all of the staff are very friendly, helpful and always do there best to ensure there residents are safe and happy. I would recommend this home to other...
    5.0 out of 5.0
  • My Mother was at the home for just over two weeks respite. While at the home all the staff were very caring and went above and beyond. If my mother need permanent care i will be going to The Oaks first.
    5.0 out of 5.0
  • My Mother was at the home for respite care. Whilst at the home she was very happy and all the staff looked after her and made her feel comfortable. Would recommend this home
    5.0 out of 5.0
  • I feel truly blessed that we have managed to get my Aunt & Uncle into this home and cannot thank the staff enough for all they do. This is not just the management, but the carers, the chefs and...
    5.0 out of 5.0
  • Mum started as a respite stay at The Oaks but enjoyed her respite so much she decided to remain i as a full time resident. As a family we would like to say thank you to all the staff at The Oaks...
    5.0 out of 5.0
  • The home is fantastic. My Mother has settled wonderfully and we couldn't be happier. The home and staff are brilliant, very caring and attentive and the room is lovely. I can't thank The Oaks...
    5.0 out of 5.0

The Oaks

CQC ratings

  • Safe - Good
  • Effective - Good
  • Caring - Good
  • Responsive - Good
  • Well-led - Good

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