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what you do"

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About the Glen Lyn Residential Care Home in Minehead

Glen Lyn is a small care home in Minehead, a coastal resort in the picturesque surroundings of Exmoor and West Somerset. We offer long term , short stay and day care facilities. We were awarded quality rated status in 2001; an award given to those providers whose standards exceed minimum requirements.

Our facilities

It has 11 single ensuite rooms and provides professional individualised support in a calm, relaxed and very homely environment. Our Minehead care home is particularly suited to those people whose anxieties mean they are unable to look after themselves at home and for people who have mild to moderate confusional states. We offer freshly prepared home-cooked food.

Who we care for

We welcome those who are funded by the Local Authority as well as those who will be paying for their own care. It is suggested that a trial stay of 4 weeks gives enough time for a person to begin to feel at home and to ensure the placement is the right one.

How to get in touch with us

If you wish to discuss any aspect of care, fees or funding methods then please do not hesitate to contact us using the form below.

Customer Feedback

Our aim at Glen Lyn is to provide a high-class service within a homely environment. We value your feedback and always take any comments you may have on our services seriously.

More information on our complaints policy can be found here:

Glen Lyn Complaints Policy (PDF Download)

Our back garden
One of our bedrooms

You'll find our Care Home Extremely Friendly and Relaxed

Our main aim is to maintain or improve our residents' current levely of ability for as long as possible. The staff are trained to encourage, support and facilitate.


Situated in the Beautiful Surroundings of Minehead

Just a short, level walk away from Blenheim Gardens, the sea front & the West Somerset Railway - and a short drive takes you to Exmoor, Dunster and Porlock.


Regular Activities, Outings and Excursions

Gentle exercise, cooking, gardening, music and reminiscence therapy are amongst some of our activities - and excursions are made according to residents' preferences.


Get in Touch with Us


Whether you want to come and see us, or discuss your requirements, we'd love to hear from you.

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