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Edinburgh care home named in the top 20 in Scotland

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A care home in Edinburgh is celebrating after being recognised as one of the best care providers in the country.

Care UK’s Lauder Lodge, on Wakefield Avenue, has been named by in the ‘Top 20 Care Home Awards’ which highlights the most recommended care homes across the UK. 

The awards are based on over 120,000 independent reviews posted on the website. They are written by residents and relatives of those living in care homes across the country.

With a score of 9.9 out of ten, 100% of reviewers for Lauder Lodge have rated the care home as ‘excellent’. One review on said: “My sisters and I are delighted with the care our mum is receiving from Lauder Lodge. She is starting to enjoy the activities and company of the other residents. The staff are always helpful friendly and always very supportive.”

Anees Riaz, Home Manager at Lauder Lodge, said: “Creating a safe, homely environment for residents has always been one of our top priorities and I’m thrilled to see the team’s hard work has been recognised through these awards.

“Here at Lauder Lodge, we strive to support residents to remain independent and to lead fulfilling lives – whether that means supporting them to continue pursuing a hobby they love, trying a new craft, enjoying music or animal therapy, or heading off on a fun day out.

“I would like to take this opportunity to thank the team for all their dedication in making Lauder Lodge a wonderful place to live – every single person makes such a valuable contribution and plays an integral part of the Lauder Lodge family. I speak on behalf of myself, residents and their relatives when saying this is greatly appreciated by us all.”

Lauder Lodge is a state-of-the-art home which provides full-time residential, nursing and dementia care. Designed to enable residents to live enjoyable and fulfilling lives, the care home has its own café and hair salon, and there is plenty of space, both indoors and out, for relaxation and recreation.

To find out more about Lauder Lodge, please contact Customer Relations Manager, Richard Annan, on 01315 164006, or email

For more information about Lauder Lodge, visit

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2 Wakefield Avenue, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH7 6TL

Lauder Lodge

Care Inspectorate: Registered
  • Residential care
  • Dementia care
  • Nursing care
  • Respite care
  • End of life care
  • Nursing dementia care
  • Day club

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