Costa House

We welcome you home.

Costa House is a 120-bed residence catering for people with lower to higher care needs.

There are several wings within the residence with the option of a single room with ensuite or a double/shared room with ensuite. Costa House also has a 19 bed memory support unit with a mixture of single and shared rooms with ensuites. Residential respite services are also available.

Whatever your level of care, we encourage you to personalise your room with your own chair, small furnishings and décor. Telephone points are available in all rooms.

Costa House in Lara delivers a range of services onsite to meet your health and lifestyle needs promoting choice and dignity.

Our highly trained onsite team includes:

  • Registered nurses
  • Enrolled nurses
  • Personal care workers
  • Visiting allied health practitioners and local doctors
  • Leisure and lifestyle staff 7-days a week
  • Food and domestic services staff
  • Volunteer program.

Within our generous grounds we also offer complimentary areas and activities including:

  • A care farm and aviary
  • Gardens and courtyards
  • A multi-denominational chapel/prayer room
  • Visiting community groups, entertainers and outings
  • Hairdressing salon
  • “The Edge” kiosk
  • Food prepared and cooked onsite
  • All-day parking (including accessible parks).

Admissions are based on availability and waiting lists. Fees apply based on government guidelines and vary according to each individual.


Our pricing schedule and other information is available to download.

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