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Willoughby Retirement Community Hostel

· 1 Warrah Street Chatswood 2067 Nsw

Residential aged care at Willoughby Retirement Community Hostel in Chatswood, New South Wales

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    Willoughby Hostel provides 40 low-care places and features amenities such as communal lounge areas, kitchenettes on each floor, a dining room, community function rooms, gardens, a sun-deck, and barbecue facilities. It offers an outreach service that supports residents in self-contained units with daily activities, enabling them to age in place. The hostel includes an on-site maintenance team that ensures unit upkeep and assists with furnishing and equipping the units.

    Located next to Willoughby Village, the facility is accessible via a covered bridge over Scotts Creek. Additionally, residents have access to free internet in the Village Grace Room lounge area. Willoughby Hostel accommodates varying levels of resident care needs, including options for couples who require different types of healthcare in shared two-bedroom units.

    • Gardens
    • Organised activities

    Top Rated Home in Chatswood

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

    Overall Score
    Staffing Minutes
    3 Year Accreditation
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    Willoughby Retirement Community Hostel Reviews

    9.5· Recommended by 98% residents



    The Residents Experience rating shows what current residents at Willoughby Retirement Community Hostel think of the food, staff, care and more. These ratings are from the 2023 Aged Care Quality Commission Survey.

    Rooms & Pricing

    $550,000 - $550,000 · 40 rooms · Concessional residents welcome

    Hostel and Outreach Studio units1EnsuiteHostel studios 19m2. Outreach studios 25m2.
    Outreach one-bedroom/two-bedroom units for couples2EnsuiteTwo-bedroom units & lounge are 50m2, one-bed 37m2

    About the Staff

    199 mins
    All Care Staff
    83 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

    Enrolled Nurses
    Registered Nurses
    Personal Carers
    Care Managers
    Lifestyle and Recreation

    The average resident at Willoughby Retirement Community Hostel received 199 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 126% of their daily total care target of 158 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Willoughby Retirement Community Association
    • Not for profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 60001838777

    Safety Checks

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


    1 Warrah Street Chatswood 2067 Nsw


    What is the ACQSC star rating of Willoughby Retirement Community Hostel?

    Willoughby Retirement Community Hostel has an overall ACQSC star rating of Excellent.

    What is the price range of residential aged care at Willoughby Retirement Community Hostel?

    Willoughby Retirement Community Hostel has 2 different types of rooms which range in price between $550,000 and $550,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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