Independent Living in the Lakes

Calgarth Park provides rented accommodation for people over 55 and is set in open countryside near Windermere in the heart of the English Lake District.

Calgarth offers an independent lifestyle, beautiful surroundings and a safe, supportive environment. Privacy when you want it, company when you don't. We're very relaxed and friendly so why not arrange a visit. We can't promise sun, every day, but a warm welcome is guaranteed!

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Calgarth retirement flats
Calgarth retirement flats garden

Successfully administered by the Lake District Housing Association for over forty years, Calgarth is run on a not-for-profit charitable basis.

The accommodation comprises one-bedroom or two-bedroom apartments, all of which have a fully-fitted kitchen and shower or bathroom.  The communal rooms and many of the apartments have stunning Lakeland views.

Residents pay a one-off, non-refundable redecoration sum equal to one month's rent when the Occupancy Agreement is signed and a monthly rental fee. The rent includes home-cooked, three-course lunch, Monday to Friday, central heating, hot water, resident manager, emergency call service, parking and use of all communal rooms. This is a worry-free environment where the House Manager, staff and contractors sort out all the troublesome issues of property maintenance leaving the residents free to enjoy the Calgarth lifestyle in this wonderful location.