There’s a holiday feeling about Kingfishers, only half a mile from beaches, in easy reach of the shops and facilities of New Milton, while the New Forest is a short drive just beyond the town. The home sits in a residential area, popular for active retirement. It has a bright and refreshing ambience, alongside a sense of continuity with the lively life of the area. Kingfishers provides both residential and nursing care.
Offering 60 beautifully appointed single bedrooms all of which have en-suite facilities, flat screen televisions with freeview, private telephones and internet availability as standard. There are comfortably furnished lounges on each floor where residents can relax and chat with family and friends.
- Dedicated dementia care suite
- Charming interior design comfortable reception rooms
- Full programme of daily activities
- Home cooked food prepared daily by professional chefs using locally-sourced ingredients
- Short walk (along pavement) from New Milton centre
Colten Care employ many more staff than they have residents; staffing levels are acknowledged as being among the best in the care sector. All staff working at Kingfishers, whether in nursing, activities, cleaning, catering or gardening, are encouraged to think of themselves as part of a single team, with care and respect for the individuality of every resident as a fundamental part of their responsibilities. The team strives to create a warm and harmonious environment where residents can feel fulfilled and content, and where their families feel welcome as a continuing part of their loved ones’ lives.
Kingfishers is situated midway between Christchurch and Lymington. It’s close to the beach and the New Forest. Built in 2009, Kingfishers has quickly grown to become a well-respected and essential part of the community. The High Street is easily accessible, with flat, level pavements making it suitable for wheelchairs and mobility scooters. Renowned local facilities include the Chewton Glen luxury hotel and Pebble Beach restaurant. New Milton train station is less than one mile from the home and provides direct line services to London.