Excellent facilities to help you feel at home

Forest Oaks has a range of facilities including lounges, the dining room, a sun lounge and a hobbies room. We have a relaxing, warm and cosy lounge with aquarium, wide screen television and piano. This room is ideal for both informal gatherings over tea and coffee or for organised entertainment such as singers, choirs and outside speakers. The widescreen television is often used for film afternoons or evenings.


The sun lounge is a popular area for socialising and is where our pre-lunch sherry is served and afternoon tea and coffee. The sun lounge overlooks the main lawn and is a bright, warm and cheerful place to sit with friends and visitors.

Exercise and hobbies

We have a fully equipped hair salon and beauty room. Our residents may book an appointment with our hairdresser or may choose to bring their own hairdresser to the home.

Our hobbies room is a great area for arts and crafts, flower arranging and other practical activities. However it is also used for meeting with friends and family and small group dining.

The library and reminiscence room is available for residents to use as they wish and books can be borrowed at any time.


Our private en-suite rooms are bright with a pleasing garden view and there are additionally fully adapted baths and shower rooms on each floor.

There is a telephone and internet access point in each room in addition to free Wi-Fi being available. We encourage our residents to bring with them small pieces of furniture and personal items to make the rooms feel more like home.

Housekeeping, laundry and catering staff provide a full service. Drinks and snacks are available 24 hours a day.

Food and Drink

The dining room is used primarily for serving breakfast, lunch and supper for our residents who wish to dine together. Alternatively, meals can be served in our residents rooms if preferred. The dining room is also used from time to time for themed lunch events, celebrations and activities such as quizzes and team games.

Kitchenettes on each floor are available for our more independent residents and their families, each kitchenette has a kettle, tea making facilities, toaster, microwave and fridge.

Extra Services

The grounds at Forest Oaks are of particular benefit to our residents as they provide a safe level area to walk and the various seating areas provide relaxing outside space for entertaining visitors or for some quiet meditation.

Parking is available at Forest Oaks for our residents if they still wish to drive and for their visiting families.