platform lift - up
platform lift - down
shower chair 2

Particular Accessible Features:

Whilst the property has three ensuite bedrooms, it is the downstairs bedroom and bathroom that is accessible for wheelchair users and those with other mobility limitations:


  • Spacious room for easy manoeuvrability
  • Height adjustable super-king bed with electric profiling controls. Height from floor to top of mattress is 53cm (21inches) in lowest set position.
  • Touch bedside lamps
  • Easy pull-down rails in the wardrobe
  • Wood flooring
  • Door width, 710mm


  • Roll-in shower - no steps or ridges
  • Hand-held shower head
  • Grabrails next to sink and in shower
  • Shower-chair provided (seat dimensions: 19.5 inches (480mm) wide, 19 inches (470mm) long. Height = 23.25 inches (590mm) ). Fits over the toilet.
  • Toilet height (without seat) - 15"/38cm
  • Pull-down rails next to toilet
  • Raised toilet seat available
  • Door width, 820mm

Living Area

  • Wessex Steplift from downstairs bedroom. This converts from steps into an electrically operated platform lift (720mm wide x 1200mm long, Max weight load = 250kg). Please note there is alternative access to/from the bedroom from an outside door to the driveway if access via the lift is not feasible.
  • Sofa is on blocks to aid transferring from a wheelchair
  • Dining table lengthens with space under each end for wheelchair users, height, 725mm
  • Wooden flooring


  • Easy touch induction hob
  • Space under hob and sink for wheelchair access
  • Low level work surface. Height, 750mm
  • Mid-height oven with side opening door
  • Pull-out shelf under the oven

Outside Areas

  • Level access to outside patio area
  • Ramp to parking area
  • Main door width, 860mm

Please note: A hoist (at no additional cost) and other mobility aids and equipment can be provided. Please state requirements when you book with us.

Carers or nurses can be provided from local care agencies. Do contact us for details and prices.

The property is owned by a tetraplegic wheelchair-user and so benefits from many accessible features.

Whilst it is hoped these will meet the needs of a large number of those with mobility disabilities and wheelchair users; differing individual requirements may mean that this may not be the case in all instances.

The details below will help you determine if Hill Lodge can provide you with comfortable holiday accommodation.

However, if we have not mentioned something you may require please do make contact. We are more than willing to consider additional items.