Queen Elizabeth Lodge

Retirement housing
Laleham Gardens, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent, CT9 3PR
Laleham Gardens, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent, CT9 3PR

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Main Facts

Retirement housing
34 flats. Built in 2007. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Non-resident management staff (part time) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, kitchen
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 20 yards; post office 300 yards; town centre 50 yards; GP 0.75 mile(s); social centre 0.75 mile(s).
New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (A Pet Agreement has to be signed).
Tenure(s): Leasehold

Info updated: 09/11/2016   Update info

Availability

Check with Millstream Management Services - none notified to EAC - Advertise vacancies / sales.

Residents' views

A number of residents have taken part in the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards, or used the EAC Residents Consultation Service (RCS); they have given top marks to this scheme for:
Convenience of the location

Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards

"Everyone is so warm and welcoming. The warden is always happy and engaging. There is always something going on and everyone's needs are catered for. I..." Show more
"Everyone is so warm and welcoming. The warden is always happy and engaging. There is always something going on and everyone's needs are catered for. I would love to live there!!" Show less

Made by a visitor in 2017

"It is independent living. My own private apartment, yet we have a lounge & little kitchen so if we want the company we can meet there. We have a manag..." Show more
"It is independent living. My own private apartment, yet we have a lounge & little kitchen so if we want the company we can meet there. We have a manager. On a bus route, near shops, wonderful." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Very convenient situation. Near shops, buses & the sea (& sea views). Very friendly, helpful neighbours; all help each other when needed. Feel very sa..." Show more
"Very convenient situation. Near shops, buses & the sea (& sea views). Very friendly, helpful neighbours; all help each other when needed. Feel very safe & secure now that I am alone." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Close to where I uses to live, so same shops, etc."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Lots of social events for residents. Always feel safe & secure. Care manager, Angela, always willing to help & support."
Made by a resident in 2017

"I fell very secure. The manager is excellent, very friendly and helpful. The other owners are also friendly and there is always someone to talk t, or ..." Show more
"I fell very secure. The manager is excellent, very friendly and helpful. The other owners are also friendly and there is always someone to talk t, or you have your own flat if you need to have your own privacy." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Being a smaller lodge means a friendly community. We all look out for each other and help whenever we can. I feel safe and secure which makes for a ha..." Show more
"Being a smaller lodge means a friendly community. We all look out for each other and help whenever we can. I feel safe and secure which makes for a happier and more relaxing life. I have no regrets about moving here." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Convenient for buses and shops."
Made by a resident in 2017

"I regularly visit this lodge and find it very clean and well run. The lodge manager is very helpful and welcoming. The people always make me feel at h..." Show more
"I regularly visit this lodge and find it very clean and well run. The lodge manager is very helpful and welcoming. The people always make me feel at home. It's a pleasure to visit." Show less

Made by a visitor in 2017

"It's 18 months since I moved in, and how lucky I did! Lovely group of residents and a caring kind house manager, and most importantly the security is ..." Show more
"It's 18 months since I moved in, and how lucky I did! Lovely group of residents and a caring kind house manager, and most importantly the security is great. The whole arrangement has made life worth living." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"We are gardening contractors, and Mrs Angie Martin is one of the best lodge managers we have the pleasure of serving, and the residents are briliant a..." Show more
"We are gardening contractors, and Mrs Angie Martin is one of the best lodge managers we have the pleasure of serving, and the residents are briliant and happy." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2017

"ITS A VERY FRIENDLY LODGE EVERYONE LOOKS AFTER EACH OTHER . IT IS CLOSE TO AMENITIES AND WE HAVE LOTS OF SOCIAL EVENTS"
Made by a staff member in 2017
Memberships
ARHM: The organisation that manages this scheme is a member of the Association of Retirement Housing Managers, and therefore committed to complying with its Code of Practice.
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