Retirement Villages sweeps the board with Best Retirement Communities in the UK

News posted

21st May 2013

Retirement Villages Ltd has swept the board, taking the top five rankings in a ‘Best Retirement Communities in the UK’ survey. has placed five of the company’s villages in the top five spots in the national rankings.

Cedars Village in Hertfordshire is supreme winner with a perfect 100% score, taking the top spot, while Roseland Parc in Cornwall, Castle Village in Hertfordshire, Thamesfield in Oxfordshire and Elmbridge Village in Surrey were runners-up and Lime Tree Village in Warwickshire, ranked seventh.

Criteria for the rankings is based upon residential options, visual appearance, recreational activities, social networking, and safety and security. All six villages in the top 10 scored excellent or very good across all criteria.

“We are extremely proud of our villages and the lifestyle they offer the UK’s older population. To be recognised by an independent website for our facilities, services and overall village offering is fantastic and testament to our model,” explained Sarah Burgess, Sales and Marketing Director.

Retirement Villages Ltd has been providing bespoke lifestyle and care villages for the over 55s in the UK for more than 30 years. The company now has nearly 2000 residents living in 13 locations with a brand new village emerging now near East Grinstead in West Sussex and a new retirement apartments project underway at the Moat House village in Essex.