Weekly prices: From £1,500

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

Call this provider - 01273 036227

Victoria Nursing Home is a twenty-three capacity Nursing Home situated in The Drive Hove. The home is situated over 3 floors. All the bedrooms offer en-suite facilities. All the bedrooms have a telephone point and Wi-Fi access.

A spacious lounge leads into a conservatory where clients if they wish can eat their meals. Downlands has a secluded garden leading from the conservatory with raised beds to promote individual gardening needs. The bedrooms are decorated and furnished to a high standard. All the bedrooms have electric profiling beds. Homely interiors combine with a friendly team of staff who are keen to ensure that clients are able to achieve an active daily lifestyle. Downlands are run by a full-time RGN Manager, alongside a team of Health Care Assistants and support staff.

We encourage our residents to partake in the daily activities programme at Downlands. Activities are tailored to the interests of our residents as well as trying to offer them something new. If you’ve been a keen cook or gardener all your life we see no reason for this to change and our care staff will be on hand to support you.

The weekly cost of care at Downlands starts from £1,200 per week but will depend upon the care assessment. We are happy to accept residents who have been granted Continuing Healthcare Funding (CHC) and can support respite care and end of life care.

Good nutrition and hydration are important parts of staying well as we age. Downlands are able to support people with a range of dietary requirements, including specialist diets. Our Home Chefs do their best to tempt even the smallest of appetites and sweet treats are always provided to celebrate special occasions!

Please do give us a ring to organise coming to see Downlands and to meet our Home Manager. We would be delighted to spend time finding out about your or your loved ones care needs and share information on the care we provide.

Frequently Asked Questions about Downlands

How much does Downlands cost?

The weekly cost of care at is £1,500 but will depend upon the prospective residents individual care requirements. Contact the home on 01273 036227 to speak with the Home Manager and to arrange a Care Needs Assessment. Learn more about nursing home costs.

Does Downlands accept residents who are Continuing Healthcare Funded?

Yes, Downlands accepts residents who are CHC funded. Learn more about CHC funding.

Does Downlands provide respite care?

Yes, Downlands does provide respite care. Learn more about respite care.

Does Downlands provide dementia care?

No, Downlands does not provide dementia care. Learn more about dementia care.

Does Downlands provide end of life care?

Yes, Downlands is able to provide end of life care.

Does Downlands have availability?

Give Downlands a call on 01273 036227 to find out what their current availability is.

Is Downlands a Care home or a Nursing home?

96 The Drive
East Sussex

01273 036227

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  • Mum has been at Downlands for some time and staff have become skilled at anticipating her needs, as she is unable to communicate. All her care has to be provided for her. When I visit, she is...
    4 out of 5.0
  • As a family, we were very pleased with the care given to my mother in the five months she was at Downlands before she peacefully passed away. The staff were very caring and compassionate to my mum...
    4 out of 5.0
  • I am a local GP and my father spent 6 months in excellent, diligent, professional and kind care. The home has an excellent manager and the entire team are all kind and have great interest in...
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CQC ratings

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

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