Trinity House Care Home and the Edinburgh Area

Trinity House Care Home and the Edinburgh Area

Situated in Craighall Road, North Edinburgh, Trinity House Care Home has been sympathetically designed to enhance the beauty of the original home and the modernity of the new wings which are built over three floors. 

We provide residents with plenty of opportunities which allow them to get out and about in the local community, and really get a sense of their home in Edinburgh. Our activity Coordinators aim to ensure that the social calendar is always full of exciting excursions for residents to look forward to, from trips to the local shops, to much bigger events like visiting the UNESCO World Heritage Site

Trinity House Care Home is in the ideal location for our residents and their loved ones to enjoy days out together and make wonderful memories; with the North Edinburgh Arts Centre, Stockbridge Market, antique stores and bookshops, and an abundance of cafes positioned there is always a delightful day trip around the corner.

High Quality, Around-the-Clock Care

Our purpose-built home is the perfect environment for residents to receive the most exemplary levels of care and live a fulfilled and varied lifestyle in Edinburgh. It is our priority to ensure our residents have the best of everything we have to offer; from the moment you arrive, our team will do everything possible to ensure that your stay is welcoming, comfortable and residents feel safe and entirely at ease. We understand that settling into a new home is very important which is why within the first 24-hours, residents and their loved ones will have met with their dedicated staff member, discussed a care plan and any particular requirements, aiming to exceed all expectations every day.

Who is our home suitable for?

  • Residential Care 
  • Dementia Care 
  • Nursing Care
  • Respite Care 
  • Dementia
  • Old Age

Please call us to discuss your care needs

What’s included in my stay at Trinity House Care Home? 

Our primary goal at Trinity House Care Home is making sure residents live the most fulfilling life possible while receiving the best exceptional care from our experienced and dedicated staff. Many of the services and amenities available to our residents, including particular types of medical treatment, are included in the cost of your stay, so you can be assured that you’ll have access to the following at no extra charge:

  • GP Visits 
  • Chiropodist
  • Physiotherapy Sessions
  • Access to an Optician
  • Dentist Appointments

Residential Care in Edinburgh

Our team is here to help residents live an independent life. Our approach to residential care goes beyond simply meeting the care needs of our residents and strives to ensure we look after residents’ overall well-being to ensure that their health, hearts, and minds are equally cared for. Before arrival, we spend time with each new resident to ensure that a bespoke care plan can be created for each individual. Should care needs change over time that’s no problem – we have a friendly, caring team who can help and adapt your care as required.  All residents are guaranteed to receive a warm welcome  and receive high-quality care where residents can continue living a happy and fulfilled life in Edinburgh.

Dementia Care in Edinburgh

Our staff are fully trained and qualified to deal with all aspects of dementia. Our staff treat residents as individuals and tailor care around their needs. Together with family and loved ones, we get to know our residents in order to create an accurate picture of their life, so that we can ensure your on-going happiness, comfort, and wellbeing. We also offer a range of activities and alternative therapies that are designed to help people with memory impairment: our specialist and dedicated Activity Coordinators are able to work with those at all stages of dementia.

Nursing Care in Edinburgh

We provide twenty-four hour nursing care for our residents. Our experienced and dedicated staff enable us to nurse those with physical disabilities, those who need end of life care or those with high dependency needs, and those who become infirm. Nursing care is delivered using a method known as key nursing. Each resident is allocated a nurse who will soon become a familiar face and will answer any queries or anxieties you or your relatives may have.  In the absence of your nurse, another member of staff known as a key worker will care for you. Whether the level of care and assistance required is minimal, or more intensive support is needed throughout the day and night, our experienced and friendly nursing team is on hand to provide residents assistance at all times.

Respite Care in Edinburgh 

At Trinity House Care Home, we know that sometimes everyone needs a timeout. Whether you care for a loved one or need a break yourself, you can truly relax in knowing that a safe, welcoming environment awaits. Respite care is ideal for those looking for convalescence, either following a hospital stay or an illness. We go above and beyond to make sure each of our residents experiences a welcoming and enjoyable stay, whether it’s on a short or long-term basis here in Edinburgh. We are committed to providing the care and support you need to get back on your feet. Respite care can be worked around your life and care plan, with care provided to each specific need.

We’re Here For You

At Trinity House Care Home, we understand the incredible amount of thought and consideration it takes when looking at care facilities, whether it’s for yourself or a loved one. Our entire ethos focuses on the word ‘home’; it’s important that all of the residents truly feel at home when staying with us, and that Trinity House Care Home, Edinburgh offers all of the home comforts that you would expect. If you are unsure of what care is best suited for you or your loved one, please get in touch; our knowledgeable and welcoming team who are ready to answer any questions and provide assistance wherever needed.

What’s Local to Trinity House Care Home?

Being situated in the heart of Edinburgh places Trinity House Care Home in the perfect spot where residents can enjoy a wide variety of excursions including seaside trips, medieval castles and landmarks and indulgent shopping trips. Being surrounded by a plethora of activity options means our home is the ideal location for residents and their friends and family to enjoy some of the most wonderful places Edinburgh has to offer.

Edinburgh is perfect for those who enjoy being swept away by history and natural beauty. Described as Scotland’s compact, hilly capital and boasting a medieval Old Town and elegant Georgian New Town with gardens and neoclassical buildings, residents and their loved ones can fully immerse themselves in the wonderful tales that the Edinburgh area offers. Most impressively, Edinburgh is home to Edinburgh Castle, the number one visitor attraction in Scotland and the most iconic building in the city. Just a 16 minute drive from Trinity House Care Home, Edinburgh Castle can be enjoyed by residents easily and regularly.

For those who like to explore the great outdoors, residents and loved ones have an array of outdoor tourist spots to visit; nature walks and an abundance of historical castles are a stone’s throw away from Trinity House Care Home. Inverleith Park, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and St. Andrew Square Garden all offer peaceful walks where residents and their guests can enjoy an impressive collection of plants and a relaxing experience in some truly stunning gardens. Edinburgh Zoo is a huge hit with both adults and children alike, making it the perfect place for families to visit together, where everyone can enjoy extremely rare Queensland koalas and giant pandas.

For our more adventurous residents and guests, we highly recommend visiting the castles that Trinity House Care Home is lucky enough to be surrounded by. In addition to Edinburgh Castle, we are truly spoiled for choice when it comes to historical buildings and landmarks. From Lauriston Castle, which offers a tour of 16th-century castle with Georgian and Edwardian additions, art, relics and ornate gardens, to Craigmillar Castle, a well-preserved medieval castle with a tower, a prison and extensive gardens through to Craiglockhart Grotto, steep-sided wooded valley on the Water of Leith, we have an impressive amount of tourist spots to be discovered and enjoyed.

For our residents who enjoy a spot of shopping, St James’ Quarter is a fantastic place to visit. Along with their loved ones, residents have access to this retail led, lifestyle district where they can discover an array of shops, indulge in a dish or two at one of the many, many restaurants available or partake in the many seasonal events held at the galleria retail shopping centre. Just an 8 minute drive, means residents and their guests can make the most of the largest retail and leisure district Edinburgh has ever seen as regularly as they wish.

The beautiful area surrounding Trinity House Care Home offers a peaceful yet active lifestyle, and undoubtedly substantially enhances our residents stay with us. Our Activities Team dedicate themselves to create a varied programme that offers our residents interesting and stimulating experiences. Edinburgh and the local area to Trinity House Care Home is easily accessible for friends and family who want to visit, thanks to its excellent road and rail links.

We Welcome You to Get in Touch

We welcome you to get in touch with our wonderful team. Should you have any questions regarding Trinity House Care Home and any of the services we offer, we are on hand to help. Please get in touch with us by either sending an email to or by calling us on 0131 341 3444. Alternatively, you can complete our online Enquiry Form and one of our team members will be in touch.