• Resthaven Port Elliot

    (08) 8574 5100
    3 Frederik Street, Port Elliot SA 5212, Australia
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    Resthaven Port Elliot hall entranceWith many towns and the Victor Harbor shopping precinct nearby, Resthaven Port Elliot is ideally situated within a short stroll of the town’s main shopping strip, churches, eateries and the famous Port Elliot bakery.

    The spectacular Horseshoe Bay offers splendid views from parklands near the sea front or the picturesque Soldiers Memorial Gardens overlooking the bay.

    Within a short distance to the beach, shops, cafes, the public library, churches, gardens, parks and reserves, Resthaven’s Port Elliot location offers easy access to an array of shopping, entertainment, leisure and lifestyle experiences.

    Resthaven Port Elliot offers residential aged care and respite accommodation for older people requiring this level of support, with four retirement living units on North Terrace. A health and wellness centre offering in-home care and support operates from the old school at 50 North Terrace.

    The modern architectural design offers a desirable living environment, with generous building space, excellent security, monitored fire safety and sprinkler systems. The site features a multi-function hall with chapel area, alfresco area, barbeque area, dining areas, gardens, hairdressing salon, internet café, laundry, library, lounges, and a well-stocked shop to purchase those little extras. Worship services are regularly conducted.


    • ‘The staff here at Resthaven Port Elliot look after me; they treat me as they’d like to be treated. If everyone did that, the world would be a better place.’
    • ‘We never doubted the professionalism and level of care given by all of your staff to our beloved mum. They always made us welcome. The Resthaven experience has been and will remain a big positive part of our lives.’
    • ‘As far as I’m concerned, Resthaven is number one. The staff are amazing. I’m very grateful for the way they treat my wife. Everything is always very clean – the service is as good as a five-star hotel. It’s the best move we ever made.’

    Site and Local Features

    Local government areaAlexandrina Council
    Local services and amenityPublic library, churches, gardens, shops, bakery, beaches, parks and reserves.
    Total accessible common areas3,289.9 m2 (indoor: 1,204.2 m2, outdoor: 2,085.7 m2)
    Average building space74.9 m2 per resident (includes common areas)
    Site FeaturesModern architectural design, excellent security, monitored fire safety and sprinkler systems, a multi-function hall with chapel area, alfresco area, barbeque area, dining areas, gardens, hairdressing salon, internet café, bus trips, close to public transport, dementia care, laundry, library, lounges, onsite shop, and regular worship services.
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    Residential Accommodation Prices

    Resthaven Port Elliot
    Resthaven Port Elliot

    Details on payment options are contained in the Residential Fees and Charges Schedule.

    Residents can choose from a selection of payment options in the form of a Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD), Daily Accommodation Payments (DAP) or a combination of both.

    Resthaven believes that affordable aged care should be accessible to all across the full spectrum of financial means.

    Accommodation payment arrangements can be tailored to meet individual needs.

    Prices published do not apply to persons in receipt of/eligible for government support.

    Please contact our friendly staff on (08) 8373 9113 for an obligation-free chat and to discuss the various options.

    For respite at Resthaven Port Elliot, please call the site directly on (08) 8532 9800.

    For more information, visit www.myagedcare.gov.au or call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422.

    Click here to view the Resthaven Port Elliot Accommodation pricing sheet

    Please note that vacancies are subject to change at short notice. For the latest vacancy information, please email our friendly Accommodation Enquiries team on accommodation@resthaven.asn.au, or call us on (08) 8373 9113.

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