St Basil's Croydon Park is built around cottage gardens with meandering paths that connect hostel accommodation on the south side of the facility with the newly opened East Wing.
Meals accommodating dietary needs for St Basil's and the Greek Meals on Wheels service are prepared in the commercial grade kitchen utilising recipes from home. A commercial laundry provides laundry services for all residents while a hairdressing salon and access to health professionals are also available within the security of St Basil's Croydon Park.
Designed by one of South Australia's most experienced and awarded architects, the new east Wing at St Basil's Croydon Park offers the ambience of home with the luxuries of hotel accommodation and access to an extensive social and therapeutic program.
Contemporary furnishings, original art and natural light filters throughout architecturally designed lounge, reading and dining areas that encourage interaction and socialisation within a secure, monitored environment. Private and companion suites are furnished with warm colours, ergonomic beds and armchairs and a wall mounted television with Foxtel.
Luxury Suite - East Wing
The luxuries of hotel accommodation with the ambience of home
Room category: Single room and private en suite, 17m2
The Luxury Suite at St Basil's Croydon Park accommodates a single ergonomic bed and armchair, a bedside table, a built in robe and a private en suite. The Luxury Suites are finished with contemporary, warm colours and textures, with views to the street or the internal courtyard. A wall-mounted flatscreen television and individually controlled split system airconditioner are installed, together with the option of a personal telephone.
Luxury Companion Suite - East Wing
The luxuries of hotel accommodation with the ambience of home.
Room category: Companion room and private en suite, 22m2
The Luxury Companion Suite at St Basil's Croydon Park accommodates two single ergonomic beds each with an armchair, a bedside table a built in robe, and a shared en suite. The Luxury Companion Suites are finished with contemporary, warm colours and textures, with views to the street or the internal courtyard. Wall-mounted flatscreen televisions and individually controlled split system airconditioner are installed, together with the option of a personal telephone.
Studio - South Wing
Comfort and security
Room category: Single room, 20m2
The cottage studios in the South Wing of St Basil's Croydon Park are set amongst gardens of the Holy Monastery of St Nectarios. The studios each feature ensuited bedrooms, a single ergonomic bed and armchair, together with a bedside table and robe.
St Basil's Croydon Park is staffed around the clock with a dedicated team providing nursing and personal care services, an on-site chef, laundry and maintenance crew. Doctors, paramedical practitioners, including podiatrists, an onsite hair salon and local Chaplains attend Croydon Park on a regular basis to ensure our residents are able to maintain their best possible physical and spiritual health.
Plateia - St Basil's respite service - is also coordinated from Croydon Park. Plateia provides day activities and support to carers and maintains an active role in the provision of supplementary services to St Basil's residents.
Gardening and enjoying company under canopied trees are encouraged at Croydon Park. Participation in offsite activities is available for residents who still maintain mobility. The Lifestyle and Leisure activities incorporate crafts and gentle movement, card games and myriad other opportunities to socialise. St Basil's Croydon Park also features original art from South Australian artists and photography of iconic locations and vistas from around the world, to provide interesting and engaging interiors.
Each room varies slightly in layout to accommodate room access and ergonomic beds, as well as storage and seating options. A general layout of a standard room can be requested by contacting our Admissions Manager on 08 7424 0900.
The accommodation fees at St Basil's are determined according to the Federal Government's new pricing structure, which came into effect on 1 July 2014. This pricing structure gives residents a greater choice in selecting how they pay for their accommodation: namely by paying in full upfront; paying the equivalent of per day; or a combination thereof; with additional charges for optional services. Information about the Government's pricing structure can be found at www.myagedcare.gov.au.
Fees are subject to change every six (6) months. To download the current fee structure for Croydon Park, please click here.
St Basil's issues a daily accommodation update for its three facilities to assist those looking for immediate, unexpected care. Please contact our Admissions Manager on 08 7424 0900 to discuss your urgent and future accommodation needs or to organise a tour of the facility most convenient to you.