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BSL Aged Care - Clifton Hill

· 160 Gold Street Clifton Hill 3068 Vic

Residential aged care at BSL Aged Care - Clifton Hill in Clifton Hill, Victoria

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    Sambell Lodge is a multi-storied aged care home with a capacity for 114 residents, offering specialized care and a range of amenities designed for older adults with special needs. The facility includes a large dining area, individual rooms with kitchenettes, and high-quality furnishings. Key features are a hairdressing salon, beauty therapist, activity room, and covered balconies with gardens on each level.

    An internal landscaped courtyard features a fishpond and flower gardens, and there is an additional garden with raised beds and barbecue facilities. Located near Darling Gardens in Clifton Hill, the care home promotes a tranquil, yet vibrant, community atmosphere. It encourages family involvement in both activities and care planning. Residents have free access to computers, wifi, and iPads.

    • Gardens
    • Onsite hairdresser
    • Organised activities

    Top Rated Home in Clifton Hill

    One of the top homes in Clifton Hill according to residents and Government service audits.

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    BSL Aged Care - Clifton Hill Reviews

    8.8· Recommended by 99% residents



    The Residents Experience rating shows what current residents at BSL Aged Care - Clifton Hill think of the food, staff, care and more. These ratings are from the 2023 Aged Care Quality Commission Survey.

    Barb Collard
    Barb Collard
     · 15/12/2022

    Great care and facilities for my parents. Nursing ratios fantastic. Staff lovely

    Carl Hung
    Carl Hung
     · 11/12/2022

    Brand new facility with absolutely surrounding

    Frances Campbell
    Frances Campbell
     · 27/04/2022

    Thankyou so much for looking after me dad so well. He was comfortable and cared for in the last few months of his life and treating him with dignity and respect

    christine keogh
    christine keogh
     · 28/05/2021

    This was perfect for my husband - short term respite for me. He was dreading it and it turned out to be brilliant! Great staff, light and airy rooms. Activities were fun. They looked after him really well - good on you BSL

    Ian Woodruff
    Ian Woodruff
     · 07/11/2017

    ELDERY PERSONS HOME Fairly well maintained and in a nice part of Clifton Hill. Wellness of occupants varies so can be a bit depressing to visit at times.

    Rooms & Pricing

    $550,000 - $1,200,000 · 124 rooms · Concessional residents welcome

    Standard1Ensuite20-21 (m2)
    Superior1Shared12.5 (m2)
    Premium1Shared30 (m2)
    Superior1Ensuite21-28 (m2)
    Premium1Ensuite24-41 (m2)
    Deluxe1Shared27-30 (m2)
    Deluxe1Ensuite27-30 (m2)

    About the Staff

    203 mins
    All Care Staff
    44 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

    Enrolled Nurses
    Registered Nurses
    Personal Carers
    Speech Pathologists
    Care Managers
    Lifestyle and Recreation

    The average resident at BSL Aged Care - Clifton Hill received 203 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 107% of their daily total care target of 189 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Brotherhood of St Laurence
    • Not for profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 24603467024

    Safety Checks

    • Certification valid
    • Has not received notice of sanction
    • Is accredited


    160 Gold Street Clifton Hill 3068 Vic


    What is the ACQSC star rating of BSL Aged Care - Clifton Hill?

    BSL Aged Care - Clifton Hill has an overall ACQSC star rating of Good.

    What is the price range of residential aged care at BSL Aged Care - Clifton Hill?

    BSL Aged Care - Clifton Hill has 7 different types of rooms which range in price between $550,000 and $1,200,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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