Within our Village we have a ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Hostel on-site.
Willoughby Retirement Community Hostel is an aged care facility comprised of 29 studio apartments, each with a large bathroom and balcony. Our Hostel is located at 1 Warrah Street Chatswood adjacent to WRCA’s Self Care units at 36 Douglas Street Chatswood and accessible by a a short pleasant walk from our self-contained units via a covered bridge across Scotts Creek, frequented by ducks, echidnas and water dragons.
Willoughby Hostel currently has the maximum 5-Star Rating plus the maximum 3-year accreditation.
This is the highest star rating awarded as shown on the Commonwealth website – My Aged Care – for excellence in the provision of care services to residents.
Willoughby Hostel is currently the only 5-star rated facility currently in northern Sydney. Our overall rating is based on our performance in relation to Compliance, Quality Measures, Residents’ Experience, and Staffing.
Willoughby Hostel is a four storey building overlooking Muston Park and Scotts Creek. The Dining Room is located on the first floor, with large sitting rooms on each floor accessible by 2 elevators.
All village and hostel units are fitted with smoke detectors connected directly to the NSW Fire Brigade. The Hostel is fitted with a fire sprinkler system.
Entry to the Hostel or Outreach is in accordance with the Commonwealth Aged Care Act 1997. Current Government policy guidelines require placement on medical assessment and ‘needs’ basis.