Dorset Lodge is centrally located in the leafy suburb of Croydon, one of Melbourne's most delightful suburbs. At Dorset Lodge our qualified carers ensure that you receive the very best in comfort and care around the clock. We offer a full range of low-care living and care options, including; Respite, Convalescence and Permanent Residency.
Dorset Lodge is a family run 45 Bed SRS Facility registered with the Department of Health, Victoria. It is designed, built and maintained to the highest standards of safety and living comfort.
We look forward to talking to you further about providing the right level of care for your loved one. Please read further about the quality features of Dorset Lodge or contact Rena Buchanan on Ph: (03) 9722 4488 to arrange a personalised tour of the facility.
The leafy suburb of Croydon is one of Melbourne's most scenic and relaxing destinations for living. With its view of the Dandenong's, beautiful parklands and period buildings, Croydon is one of Melbourne's most picturesque and peaceful suburbs.
Spacious and Homely Suites
All of the spacious rooms at Dorset Lodge have fully featured modern and private ensuites and each room has generous built-in-robes, individually controlled heating, emergency call buttons, provision for phone, free to air television and cable television.
Personal space is always an important consideration and our rooms are designed to be comfortable, secure and self contained. A tasteful decorating palette and quality furnishings ensure a relaxed at-home feel. Of course, personal touches including furniture and family friendly pets are welcomed.
A place to call home
Dorset Lodge has an overall sense of spaciousness yet there are many intimate, personal areas that are designed to make residents feel comfortable, secure and snug. You can put yourself in the heart of the activity or chose to spend time quietly.
We have many lounge and sitting areas providing a great choice of different relaxing options so you can find that spot where you feel most comfortable.
If you prefer the outdoors we have a communal vegetable patch aswell as strategically placed park benches, shaded outdoor areas and birdbaths.
Security and Safety
Dorset Lodge is specifically designed, built, maintained and monitored to the highest safety standards. You can rest assured knowing that your loved one is safe at Dorset Lodge. Our building has the following important features:
Key Pad Entry & Exit Points
Automated Fire Protection Service with a direct line to the Melbourne Fire Brigade
Automated Fire Sprinkler System
Automated Smoke Detection System with automated Smoke Doors
24 Hour Monitoring
Grab Rails & Hand Rails