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Wannon Hostels provide permanent and respite accommodation for 41 residents and offers low level care to the elderly and disabled in our community. The Hostel is part of Coleraine District Health Service and a member of Western District Health Service. Residents at Wannon Hostels enjoy single rooms, with ensuite facilities and are provided with an environment of comfort, dignity and security. Staff members provide an holistic approach to the care they deliver and encourage all residents to maintain their independence and special interests, and also to develop new friendships and interests.

Fees and Charges (effective July 1, 2021)

Wannon Hostel – ColeraineResidential Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
Maximum Cost
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)
Maximum Cost
Single Room – Private Ensuite$380,000$41.75



Within the recently built Valley View and Wannon accommodation you will find a selection of generously sized carpeted bedrooms, each area suited to the specific needs of the residents. With single rooms, residents are able to relax and feel at home knowing that every room is designed for comfort, safety and security. All rooms are fitted with modern trimmings including large LCD televisions and room for personal belongings. Residents are provided with rooms looking onto discreet courtyards, providing the occupant with not only a sense of privacy but also personal space. Each room includes a spacious individual ensuite bathroom which is fully equipped to provide for every resident’s needs.

Number of bedrooms

Room TypeNumber of Rooms
Shared Room With ensuite 
Shared Room Without ensuite 
Single Room With ensuite 
Single Room With shared ensuite 
Bedroom Size (Square Metres) 
Average Bedroom Size – Shared 
Average Bedroom Size – Single13m2 

Common areas

 Dining RoomLounge RoomActivities RoomOutdoor Areas

Common areas

As expected in a contemporary, architecturally designed facility you will feel immediately at home in the calm and welcoming environment. Residents are provided with large, open lounge areas, each comfortably furnished with individual recliner chairs and couches, and large TV (LCD) screens for ease of viewing. Also available to residents are separate dining rooms at which all meals are freshly made every day should residents not feel like making their own meals in the modern kitchens. There is also a private dining room, designed to make you feel relaxed and at home.

Sweeping gardens provide space to stroll and relax within private and secure outdoor areas that incorporate courtyards, established trees, manicured gardens and raised garden beds, and peaceful retreats. All of this and yet only a short walk into the centre of town every service for your convenience.

In addition to the fine creature comforts provided in both Valley View and Wannon, residents can rest easy knowing that, being a part of the new hospital, all staff are fully qualified Registered Nurses, and event programs are organized 5 days a week by qualified planners to ensure activities are not only appropriately structured but sympathetic to individual needs.

It is recommended that you visit Valley View and Wannon residence to understand the meaning of quality residential care.

Vacancies & Inspection

Prospective residents, together with family and carers are invited to visit the Hostel before making the decision to become a resident. Please make an appointment with the Hostel Supervisor in order to view the home and meet with the staff to discuss your care requirements. The Hostel Supervisor will be able to assist you and your family with any questions or concerns. An assessment by the Aged Care Assessment Service (ACAS) must be completed before you can be accepted into the facility. See the admissions section for further information. For more information about Wannon Hostel you can download or read our Residential Information Booklet.

An assessment by the Aged Care Assessment Service (ACAS) must be completed before you can be accepted into the facility.  See the admissions section for further information.

Please phone (03) 5553 2080 for enquiries about vacancies.


An ACAS assessment must be completed before admission.


Visitors are a very important part of a resident’s life. Whilst there are no set visiting hours, visiting between 11.00am and 8.00pm is encouraged to allow for reasonable lifestyle management of each resident. Your personal visitors are accepted within your own room or within any communal living area of the facility.

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