Exterior photo of Colton Lodge Care Home.

Colton Lodges

2 Northwood Gardens, Colton,
LS15 9HH

Welcome to Colton Lodges Nursing Home, Leeds

Colton Lodges are four purpose-built single storey houses situated in the historic coal mining town of Colton in Leeds. The layout and relaxed, homely atmosphere encourages our residents to enjoy Colton Lodges in their own way, whether it’s entertaining visitors or watching their favourite television programmes in one of the welcoming lounges.

This comfortable home is surrounded by secure, landscaped gardens with raised flowerbeds, hanging baskets, a tranquil sensory garden and herb garden. There's also a delightful patio area and a gazebo where our residents can relax and entertain guests.

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Care types

  • Care for those recovering from surgery or illness, through a combination of rest appropriate exercise and balanced diet.

  • Care provided for those who need some social interaction or are recovering from illness or surgery and their main carer is unavailable during the day.

  • In addition to person centred care, we provide nursing staff to support residents who require qualified nursing care.

  • Provides comfortable accommodation, 24-hour personal care and daily activities to stimulate body and mind.

  • We offer 24-hour personal support to those with a condition that requires frequent specialised, qualified nursing care.

  • We provide respectful pro-active care for residents and relatives in their last days of life. We ensure that their physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs are considered and met.

  • Expert personal care 24-hours a day in comfortable, homely accommodation with daily activities to stimulate body and mind.

  • Provides accommodation, meals and personal care for those who find it increasingly difficult to cope at home without assistance.

  • 24-hour care and assistance provided for those living with dementia, with a lifestyle profile created to make them feel safe and comfortable.

  • Round the clock care in a safe, comfortable environment for up to six weeks. Perfect for carers who are ill, on holiday or just need a break.

Are you looking for more information about us?

Customer Satisfaction Report

We're always striving to improve our treatments and services so feedback from residents and relatives is very important to us. The results of this help us provide the best care possible.

Care Quality Commission Report

We are regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). This helps us to identify how we can deliver person-centred care for the people living in Bupa homes.

Life at Colton Lodges

We aim to make sure there's something for our residents to enjoy every day. Popular and stimulating activities are a vital part of the care we provide.

Our activities

At Colton Lodges we like to keep our residents’ minds active and improve their appetite by planning something interesting every day.


There’s plenty for everyone to enjoy, including music and movement, quizzes, bingo, darts and bowls.  Our reading and painting clubs are very popular and for the green-fingered there's gentle gardening in the luscious grounds. There are also plenty of charity and community events to take part in and regular shopping trips to Leeds.


We enjoy regular performances from local entertainers and our local church holds a monthly service. Friends and relatives are always welcome to come along and join in.

Additional information:

  • Arts and crafts
  • Coffee mornings
  • Seasonally-themed events
  • Regular days out

Our food

We pride ourselves on providing well-balanced and delicious meals throughout the day. Our experienced chefs know the importance of dietary requirements, likes and dislikes and use only the freshest ingredients to create a varied and nutritious menu. 

Additional information:

  • Night Bite menu available
  • Tea and coffee served all day
  • Friends and relatives welcome
  • Lighter options

Come and visit us for afternoon tea and we will show you around

We have a team on hand who will be happy to answer any questions you have about our homes

How do I arrange a visit?

We have an open door policy, so you are welcome to pop in to the home at any time. However, we recommend you avoid visiting at main meal times as these can be very busy. If you would like to speak to the home manager when you visit, you can make an appointment by calling us first. Download our guide to choosing a care home

Can I bring my own furniture?

Depending on its size, new residents are welcome to bring furniture to their new room. Many of our residents bring a favourite armchair or pictures and other small belongings to personalise their room.

How soon can I move in?

This depends on availability of rooms in the home, understanding the cost of care and the person moving in receiving a care assessment.

Ask us a question

Talk to our Elderly Care Support Line

Care Home facilities

Our rooms

At Colton Lodges many of our 138 attractively-furnished rooms have wonderful views over the surrounding landscaped gardens and some have patio doors. All of our rooms have 24-hour call systems, smoke detectors, and telephone and TV points. Our residents are encouraged to personalise their rooms with pictures and ornaments of their own.

There are several welcoming lounges where our residents can relax, watch TV, socialise or entertain their guests, who are always welcome.

Additional information:

  • Hairdressing
  • Chiropody
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Wi-Fi hotspot

Care facilities

  • Individual diets catered for
  • 24 hour call system
  • Residents access to a GP
  • Highly trained nursing staff
  • Specialist dementia staff
  • Specialist Parkinson’s staff
  • Additional therapies (payable separately)
  • Reminiscence room
  • Personalised care plan
  • Access to an Optician
  • Access to a Nutritionalist
  • Reminiscence sessions
  • Access to 24 hour care
  • Dedicated activity coordinator
  • Electric profiling beds
  • Laundry and cleaning services
  • Access to a Memory Box

Room facilities

  • TVs
  • Rooms with garden view
  • Rooms with patio
  • Telephone points
  • TV points

Indoor facilities

  • Bar
  • Communal flat screen TV
  • Communal lounge
  • Dedicated activity room
  • Library
  • Quiet lounge
  • Smoke detectors
  • Wheelchair access

What's next?

Book a visit

Call now to book a visit and meet our care home manager, who can answer any questions you may have.

Find out about care home costs

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