FOR AN impressive eighth year in a row, Andover’s Ashbourne Court Care Home has been bestowed the ‘Top 20 Care Home Group 2024’ award.

The accolade, presented by premier UK care home review platform, was based on stellar reviews by both the home's residents and their families.

Part of the Brighterkind family, Ashbourne Court boasts a remarkable score of 9.9 out of 10, with reviewers applauding the stellar quality of care and the compassionate team.

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Andover Advertiser: Among the many glowing reviews, one family member has said: "I can confirm that Ashbourne Court Care Home truly is wonderful.

"They all work so hard for you and your loved ones. The care is wonderful, given with respect, kindness, gentleness and love to everyone in every respect.

"Ashbourne Court is second to none."

Another reviewer wrote: "I would like to thank all at Ashbourne for their care, kindness, friendship and the happy atmosphere created for my father whilst he was in the care home.

"He made many friends and joined in the events."

Others said that the home is "excellent competent and caring staff in all areas, carers, nurses, admin and management."

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Speaking about the achievement home manager Rajesh Ayyappan said: "We are thrilled to receive this award and would like to thank everyone who took the time to review us and of course our wonderful team here at Ashbourne Court, who provide extraordinary care for our residents and always with big smiles."

Mr Ayyappan continued: "This award is really special because it is based on the opinions of residents living in our home and their family and friends.

"The positive reviews show our commitment to truly getting to know our residents and providing individualised care, along with a variety of activities to help residents enjoy a fulfilling day, make for a happy home."

Located on Salisbury Road, Ashbourne Court offers a range of services including residential, nursing, palliative, respite and dementia care.

It holds a ‘good’ rating by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).