Care Home in Oban

Etive House Care Home is located in the port town of Oban and is set amongst both beautiful coast and countryside. We provide residents with a variety of elderly care services including Residential, Respite and Dementia Care. Not only do residents benefit from stunning views all year round, but they also receive support and care from our exceptional team around-the-clock and have full use of our onsite facilities. At Etive House Care Home, we strive for the highest standard in everything we do. 

Etive House in Oban, Argyll and Bute

Our residential care home prides itself on providing an environment where residents and their loved ones feel comfortable, supported, and presented with multiple opportunities to live an enriched lifestyle. With all of our residents, no matter what type of care they require, we develop a care plan that is personalised to their exact needs, so they can rest assured they are receiving the care that is right for them. Our professional and friendly staff is dedicated to ensuring residents get the most out of every day, supporting them with both medical and personal care.

Each resident that we welcome into our care home is given an en-suite bedroom that is beautifully designed and equipped with every modern comfort they need, including central heating, WiFi, and TV. We invite residents to bring any small items of furniture and belongings that will help make their personal space feel like home. Residents also have full access to all of our onsite facilities and can enjoy trips to the Cinema, Library and Hairdresser and Nail Salon, all from the comfort of their own home.

We are also proudly monitored and inspected by the Care Inspectorate, who are a regulatory body that ensures social care services in Scotland are operating to a high standard.

Things to See and Do in Oban

From beaches to woodlands, castles to cathedrals, there is plenty in Oban and the wider area of Argyll and Bute for our residents and their loved ones to explore. Our care home is set within a quiet, picturesque part of the highlands, but adventures are never too far away with a wide variety of attractions right on our doorstep. We couldn’t be more ideally located for those who enjoy the great outdoors as both Ganavan Sands and Pulpit Hill are just a short distance from our home and provide great opportunities for walking, picnics, and admiring wildlife. We are situated in the perfect place for family days out and no matter what age or interests, there is something for every generation in and around our care home.

Just 15 minutes from our home is the town centre of Oban, and here residents can find a variety of local amenities, such as supermarkets, restaurants, bars, and independent shops. We have our own transport at Etive House Care Home which we encourage our residents to make full use of for running their errands and Oban train station is just under 8 miles away for those trips with family and friends where they want to explore further afield. Our activities team is fantastic at ensuring our residents make the most of their local community and have built relationships that enable residents to get involved and be social. 

View of Oban from Pulpit Hill
ardmucknish bay

Residential Care in Oban 

With our Residential Care, we offer support to those who may struggle with personal care at home or may require additional assistance with daily living. This type of care also provides the benefit of shared living, offering a social and active lifestyle without the difficulties of maintaining a household and day-today chores. 

We encourage residents to live their lives in the most independent and dignified way, whilst assuring them that we are here for them whenever they need us, night or day. 

Dementia Care in Oban 

We are proud to provide quality care and support to people living with dementia at our care home in Oban. We offer a warm, comforting, and friendly environment where residents can get the exact care they need at any time, as well as access to facilities and activities that help promote an interesting and varied lifestyle. We also work closely with residents to help them maintain their routines and retain independence and dignity.

Our teams undergo thorough training in understanding all elements of dementia care and methods of best practice. We also offer a range of activities and complementary therapies to assist those with dementia and work hard to understand each individual resident by working alongside their loved ones and learning about their likes, preferences, and interests.

Respite Care in Oban

We understand that both caregivers and recipients of care occasionally need a break for themself. At Etive House Care Home, we provide respite to not only relieve the duties of caregivers and relatives but to give those who may have recently gone through injury or illness the time and support that they need in order to recover. 

At our care home, caregivers and residents can rest assured that they are in the hands of our friendly and experienced team. No matter how long your stay with us, we ensure that all of our residents benefit from our around-the-clock care, exceptional facilities, and varied activities programme

Reach Out and Talk to our Skilled Professionals 

If you require further information about the care services or facilities we provide at Etive House Care Home in Oban, then we welcome you to get in touch with our friendly team of professionals, who will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have. You can easily get in contact with us by emailing or calling us on 01631 720278. Alternatively, feel free to complete our Enquiry Form and we will respond as soon as possible.