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At Dawson Lodge, Southampton, you're in good hands.

At Dawson Lodge we have a caring team of well qualified professionals, passionate about what they do and dedicated to ensuring our residents always feel confident that they can rely on a friendly face and helping hand 24-hours a day. We encourage visits to Dawson Lodge so you can meet our team and get a feel of what it would be like to live here. You will be able to look around, meet other residents, find out what goes on and ask any questions you may have. It is important to us that you make the right decision and are happy with your choice of new home.





Anchor's Dawson Lodge care home celebrates national fitness month 2014

Residents and staff at Anchor's Dawson Lodge care home in Southampton have celebrated national fitness month by holding a series of fun activities including fruit smoothie making, chair exercises with a gym instructor to improve mobility and games that aid balance and coordination.

My mother went to Dawson Lodge mid October she and us as a family were made very welcome, the staff took good care of mum. Talking time with her to ge …  Read more

Joan G Daughter of Resident/Service User

I visit unannounced at different times of the day and this home is always an example of best practice. If I had to chose a home for myself I would put …  Read more

John L Son of Resident/Service User

Very satisfied with the home and the care my mother is receiving. The staff are very cheerful and friendly and are very helpful. Review …  Read more

John A Son of Resident/Service User

The staff are very welcoming and friendly. My mother hasn't been in Dawson Lodge very long but so far the staff have looked after her well. They …  Read more

P M Daughter of Resident/Service User

The staff are very friendly and helpful. The premises are very clean, the garden is beautiful and well maintained and the food looks delightful. …  Read more

Barry Allan Son of Resident/Service User

Parking could be improved. Review relates to November 2014. …  Read more

Cathy R Daughter of Resident/Service User

Mum is well looked after and cared for. I am reassured she is getting the best care. …  Read more

Fiona H Daughter of Resident/Service User

Wonderful place, would highly recommend. All staff are very caring and helpful. Very difficult decision to find a care home, this has been a huge help …  Read more

Gillian T Daughter of Resident/Service User

I would recommend this place to live because I have a lovely room, I feel safe here and I have some friends. …  Read more

Jenny S Resident / Service User

My mother-in-law finds Dawson Lodge to be very comfortable and describes the staff as 'unobtrusive but helpful'. Personally I find I can app …  Read more

Robert Sweeney Son-in-law of Resident/Service User