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Hoe Grange Holidays - Rainster

Brassington, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 4HP

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Accommodation Overview

  • About View
    • This is one of four log cabins available at Hoe Grange Holidays.
    • There are 2 bedrooms in total.
    • There is 1 bedroom with adaptations.
    • There is step-free level access to the bedroom with adaptations.
    • The bedroom with adaptations does not have an adjoining room.
    • The bedroom with adaptations has an ensuite with a wheel-in shower.
    • Dogs are welcomed at this venue.
  • Parking and Public Transport View
  • Getting In and Around View
    • There is step-free level access at the most accessible entrance.
    • There is step-free level access throughout.
  • Getting Help and Assistance View
    • There is seating available.
    • There is a portable hearing assistance system.
    • You can borrow or hire the following equipment: a manual wheelchair, walking aids, a deaf alert system, vibrating pillows, bed raisers, portable hoists, panic alarm, bath mats, raised toilet seats, shower chairs, commodes, over bed tables and standing frames. Please check in advance for charges and if you need to pre-book.
    • Additional equipment which can be borrowed or hired includes: an over bed pole hoist, a sara stedy transfer aid and sensory items for people with autism and dementia.
    • View more information on borrowing or hiring equipment (opens new tab).
    • The alternative formats documents can be provided in include: Large print (on request).
    • There is a water bowl available for assistance dogs.
    • There is not a designated assistance dog spending area.
    • Staff receive the following training: Disability Awareness and Autism Awareness.

Parking

  • Car Park View
    • The car park is located to the front of the lodge.
    • The car park is open air/surface.
    • The car park surface consists of tarmac.
    • There is 1 designated Blue Badge parking bay available.
    • The Blue Badge bays are signposted but have no markings.
    • The most accessible route from the Blue Badge parking has a very easy slope.
  • Charges and Restrictions View
    • Parking is free for all users.

Entrance (Rainster)

  • This entrance is located to the front of the cabin.
  • The entrance area is clearly signed.
  • There is a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at the entrance.
  • There is step-free level access at the entrance.
  • There is a single manual door at this entrance.
  • The door opens towards you.
  • The width of the opening is 82cm.
  • The door has a high colour contrast.
  • There is a second single manual door.
  • The second door opens towards you.
  • The width of the opening is 79cm.
  • The second door has a medium colour contrast.

Kitchen (with Dining Area)

  • The kitchen is located to the left as you enter.
  • There is step-free level access into the kitchen.
  • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • The walls and floor have a low colour contrast.
  • The work surface is 92cm from the floor.
  • Overhead and under counter cupboards are available.
  • The hob is 92cm from the floor.
  • The sink is 92cm from the floor.
  • The sink has a lever mixer tap.
  • Facilities within the kitchen include a fridge, a freezer, a dishwasher, a microwave, a kettle and a toaster.
  • The following machines are at a suitable height for a wheelchair user: dishwasher.
  • Seating available in the kitchen includes: chairs without armrests.
  • Furniture available in the kitchen includes: tables.
  • The surface height of the tables is not suitable for wheelchair users.
  • The clear height under the tables is not suitable for wheelchair users.
  • Lighting levels were even at the time of the survey.
  • Chairs with armrests and blocks to raise the table height are available to reserve with your booking free of charge.

Lounge

  • The lounge is located to the right as you enter.
  • There is step-free level access into the lounge.
  • Seating available in the lounge includes: sofas and riser recliner chairs.
  • Furniture available in the lounge includes: coffee tables.
  • There are double manual doors leading onto the patio.
    The doors open away from you and are 130cm wide.
    There is a small lip on the threshold of the opening.

Seating Area (Patio)

  • The seating area is located to the front of the cabin.
  • The most accessible route to the seating area has step-free level access.
  • There is step-free level access throughout the seating area.
  • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • There is space for an assistance dog to rest.
  • Seating available in this area includes: chairs with armrests.
  • Furniture available in this area includes: tables.
  • The surface height of the tables is suitable for wheelchair users.
  • The clear height under the tables is suitable for wheelchair users.
  • There is no (or very little) background noise in this area.

Bedroom with Adaptations (Double Room)

  • Location and Access View
    • The bedroom surveyed is located to the rear right of the cabin.
    • The distance from the cabin entrance is 10m.
    • The most accessible route to the bedroom has step-free level access.
    • There is step-free level access into the bedroom.
    • The door opens inwards and has a low colour contrast.
    • The width of the door opening is 79cm.
  • Bedroom Features View
    • The bedroom has two single beds which can be pushed together.
    • The top of the mattress is 63cm from the floor.
    • The space under the bed is 25cm from the floor.
    • Furniture can be moved to enable a manoeuvring space next to the bed.
    • The following is available in this bedroom: bedside plug sockets.
    • Lighting levels were even at the time of the survey.
    • There is a full height-adjustable electric profile bed and a non height-adjustable electric profile bed in this room.

Ensuite with Adaptations (Right Hand Transfer)

  • Access View
    • There is step-free level access into the ensuite.
    • The ensuite door opens outwards and has a low colour contrast.
    • The width of the door opening to the ensuite is 79cm.
    • Internally the door has a high colour contrast.
    • There is a grab rail on the internal door with a high colour contrast.
  • Dimensions and Features View
    • The dimensions of the ensuite are 200cm (width) x 338cm (depth) and there is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
    • There is a lateral transfer space to the right as you face the toilet.
    • The lateral transfer space is 88cm (from the side of the toilet pan to the wall).
    • There is a lever flush on the transfer side.
    • The toilet seat is 47cm from the floor.
    • The toilet seat has a high colour contrast.
    • There is not a wall mounted toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder is 66cm from the floor.
    • The wash basin has a lever mixer tap.
    • The vertical grab rails are on both sides of the wash basin.
    • The wash basin grab rails have a high colour contrast.
    • There is a bar of soap.
    • There is a mirror.
    • The ensuite has a waste bin.
    • The walls and floor have a high colour contrast.
    • Lighting levels were even at the time of the survey.
    • There is a free-standing toilet roll holder with a high colour contrast.
      The wash basin is moveable along the horizontal wall rail and the height is adjustable.
      There is a wheeled trolley with a flat top surface for use as a shelf.
    • The ensuite has a wheel-in shower.
    • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre in the shower.
    • There is an adjustable shower head which can also be detached.
    • The shower controls are lever mixer.
    • There is no shower seat, but one can be requested in advance.
    • There are grab rails for the shower.
    • The shower grab rails have .

Standard Bedroom (Double Room)

  • The bedroom surveyed is located to the rear left of the cabin.
  • The distance from the cabin entrance is 10m.
  • The most accessible route to the bedroom has step-free level access.
  • There is step-free level access into the bedroom.
  • The door opens inwards and has a low colour contrast.
  • The width of the door opening is 79cm.
  • The bedroom has a super king bed which can be split into two singles.
  • The top of the mattress is 69cm from the floor.
  • The space under the bed is 31cm from the floor.
  • Furniture can be moved to enable a manoeuvring space next to the bed.
  • The following is available in this bedroom: a chair without armrests and a desk.
  • Lighting levels were even at the time of the survey.

Exit (Emergency Exit)

  • The exit area is clearly signed.
  • There is step-free level access at the exit.
  • There is a single manual door at this exit.
  • The door opens away from you.
  • The width of the opening is 77cm.
  • There is a small lip on the threshold of the opening.
  • There is step-free access via ramp as you exit.
  • The ramp has a slight gradient.
  • The ramp is over 150cm wide with a handrail on the right going down.

Bathroom with Adaptations (Right Hand Transfer)

  • Location and Access View
    • The bathroom surveyed is located ahead and to the left as you enter the cabin.
    • The distance from the cabin entrance is 8m.
    • The most accessible route to the bathroom has step-free level access and manual doors.
    • There is step-free level access into the bathroom.
    • The door opens inwards and has a low colour contrast.
    • The width of the door opening is 79cm.
    • The door has a twist lock.
    • Internally the door has a low colour contrast.
    • There is not a grab rail on the internal door .
  • Dimensions and Features View
    • The dimensions of the bathroom are 180cm (width) x 246cm (depth) and there is not room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
    • There is a lateral transfer space to the right as you face the toilet.
    • The lateral transfer space is 118cm (from the side of the toilet pan to the wall).
    • There is a push button flush on the transfer side.
    • There is no horizontal grab rail for the toilet.
    • There is no vertical grab rail for the toilet.
    • There is no dropdown rail for the toilet.
    • The toilet seat is 40cm from the floor.
    • The toilet seat has a low colour contrast.
    • There is a wall mounted toilet roll holder which can be reached when seated on the toilet.
    • The toilet roll holder has a high colour contrast.
    • The toilet roll holder is 86cm from the floor.
    • The wash basin and taps cannot be reached when seated on the toilet.
    • The wash basin is 86cm from the floor.
    • The wash basin has a lever mixer tap.
    • There are no vertical grab rails at the wash basin.
    • There is a bar of soap.
    • There is a hand towel for drying hands.
    • There is no emergency alarm.
    • There is a mirror.
    • There is an unobstructed shelf.
    • The shelf meets the AccessAble criteria for Stoma Friendly Toilets.
    • There are two coat hooks.
    • The walls and floor have a low colour contrast.
    • Lighting levels were even at the time of the survey.
    • There is a portable toilet frame and toilet seat risers available to be reserved free of charge.
    • The bathroom has a bath with an overhead shower.
    • The height of the side of the bath from floor level is 60cm.
    • The bath controls are lever mixer.
    • There is an adjustable shower head which can also be detached.
    • There is a grab rail for the shower.
    • The shower grab rail has a low colour contrast.