Family Run, Residential Care Home in Dorking, Surrey

Proudly Serving Dorking and Surrey


Services and Activities

The staff at Bramley House Residential Home have provided a personal yet professional service for more than 35 years. Based in a lovely location, all our experienced staff specialise in respite care, putting your mind at ease that your loved one is taken care of. Our full range of services as part of our quality residential care includes home-cooked meals and plenty of activities.

“My Mother Is Very Happy at Bramley House”

“Moving into a care home is a big decision for anyone. My mother has been very happy at Bramley House and really appreciates the personal care that she receives from the staff (she admitted that she should have moved into full-time care sooner than she did).”

Peter B, son of Irene

“Staff Are Very Friendly and Helpful”

“My dad needed a friendly and safe environment, being unable to cope at home. He enjoys the home-cooked food and people being around. The staff are very friendly and helpful so Bramley House meets our needs perfectly.”

Brian L, Son of Harry

Contact our family-run, private care home in Dorking, Surrey, for residential care to the highest standard.

About Us

Receive peace of mind that your loved one is in safe and caring hands. At Bramley House Residential Home in Dorking, Surrey, we offer complete residential care for those who just cannot look after themselves anymore. With more than 35 years of experience, all our staff are experienced and CRB-checked along with being truly compassionate, kind, and considerate while providing quality day care and respite care. Our private, family-run care home is also rated GOOD by CQC (Care Quality Commission). 

We offer respite care for when you need a well-deserved break or a holiday. With a varied activity list, there is also a lovely garden with a patio for those beautiful sunny days.

History, Buildings, and Grounds

In the heart of the beautiful Surrey countryside, Bramley House is an elegant, turn-of-the-century property set in 1½ acres of wooded, evergreen gardens. The owner has done much to retain its original atmosphere of gracious living. Residents can enjoy the peaceful surroundings of the Edwardian conservatory, the elegant drawing room equipped with a library and colour television, and the serenity of the secluded gardens rich in mature trees, shrubs, and wildlife.


All residents have the comfort and privacy of a well-appointed private room. Each one has vanity units, central heating, and television. Residents are welcome to bring their own furniture, excluding wardrobes, however most rooms have their own private bathroom and en-suite facilities. 

There are comfortable reception rooms as well as a light and airy conservatory where we tend to gather to have chats and play scrabble. A Stannah™ stairlift gives easy access to the upstairs. Also, our pet-friendly home has been awarded a ‘Good’ status during inspections.


For those who like to keep busy, an activity programme is produced monthly. This includes: 

  • Specialised Exercises
  • Reminiscence
  • Gardening Club
  • Day Trips
  • Movie Afternoons
  • Musical Entertainers


Individual attention extends to the residents’ own speciality dietary preferences, which are recorded on arrival. With room service available along with light snacks throughout the day, the meals we offer include:

  • Breakfast
  • Morning Coffee
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Supper 
  • Bedtime Drink

Staff and Care

The staff at Bramley House believe in creating a relaxed, informal setting for the residents who wish to retain their independence yet require the highest standards of care and attention.

A nurse call system operates in each room, providing 24-hour emergency service. Our highly trained staff are on call 24 hours a day, most of whom have, or are, working towards a recognised NVQ qualification.

Bramley House Residential Home maintains a strong emphasis on training. All staff are required to undertake CRB and POVA (Protection of Vulnerable Adults) checks prior to employment. 

With personal included as part of our comprehensive service, we also welcome visitors who provide hairdressing and chiropody.


As a friend or relative, you are welcome to visit at any reasonable time on any day. You can also join us for meals, if you give us a couple of days’ notice.

Rated Good by the Care Quality Commission: