Gardenia House – Care Home

Gardenia House – Care Home

Gardenia House – Care Home


19 Pilgrims Court
Off Farnol Road
Temple Hill

Manager: Nigel Odd

Tel: 01322 290837

Fax: 01322 281040

Types of care

  • Residential Care
  • Older people
  • Respite Care
  • Convalescent Care
  • Palliative Care

Gardenia House is a purpose-built 25-person care home in Dartford, Kent, close to local shops and community facilities. It provides a person-centred approach to care and residents are encouraged to live as independently as they are able.

Gardenia House has a warm and welcoming ‘home from home’ feel about it and enjoys good links within the local community through the local churches and disability groups.

It has pleasant wheelchair accessible gardens and a generous communal lounge and dining room for residents to enjoy and socialise in. Residents are able to enjoy and participate in a host of outings activities and excursions organised by the home, including trips to the seaside, theatre and local garden centres.



Services & Facilities

  • Each room has:
    - en-suite shower room
    - TV point (Satellite TV can also be installed)
    - Telephone point
    - 24-hour emergency call system
  • Rooms can be personalised
  • Keyworker assigned to each resident
  • Person Centredred Care tailored to indivdiaul need
  • Dedicated night staff team
  • Catering staff
  • 3 full and varied meals each day, offering flexibility for religious and other preferences
  • Snacks and hot & cold drinks available between meal times
  • Residents can choose to eat in the dining room, or in their own room
  • Very comfortable, spacious lounge where residents can sit and relax, read, play games or watch the giant plasma TV
  • Family atmosphere with staff participating in coffee mornings, discussions, quizzes, and other leisure activities.
  • Regular visits to the theatre, countryside and shops using the home's own minibus
  • Strong links with local churches and disability clubs
  • In-house hairdressing facility or, if preferred, we can arrange a visit to a local hairdresser
  • Either use own GP (if practicable) or our local GP holds an in-house surgery every week for non-urgent consultations
  • The GP  and District Nurses will visit on request

 Dining room at Gardenia HouseLounge at Gardenia HouseA Gardenia House bedroom

Further Information

For more detailed information please see our PDF Brochure. Download HERE

The Care Quality Commission have inspected Gardenia House and their report can be found here.


Admission Policy & Fees

Self-Funders & Local Authority funded places available.

Prices from £680 - £700 per week.

For information on availability of rooms through the local authority please contact your local Adult Services department to request an assessment with a view to a placement at Gardenia House. 

For information on availability of privately funded places please call us on: 01322 290837  to discuss your requirements and arrange a visit.



Gardenia House
19 Pilgrims Court
Off Farnol Road
Temple Hill

Telephone: 01322 290837

Fax: 01322 281040


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News & Events

Click on the links below to view the latest news from Gardenia House:

Harvest Festival celebrations

Gardenia House gets a visit from the mayor

Gardenia House silver surfers