Private, bespoke treatment for addictions and mental health

The Cottage at Life Works

The GrangeHigh StreetOld WokingGU22 8LB

Tel.01483 745 066

Fax.01483 755 966

The Cottage at Life Works

The Cottage is part of Life Works and provides the UK’s most exclusive and unique treatment experience for alcohol addictiondrug addictiondepressioneating disorders and other mental health conditions. Nowhere else in the UK offers such quality and luxury along with a focus on recovery and positive outcomes.

The Cottage is a charming and idyllic house set within stunning grounds and provides a peaceful and relaxing sanctuary in the heart of Surrey. The setting offers all the calmness and serenity of the countryside but with easy access to Central London, Heathrow and Gatwick airports and a nearby private airfield.

What we treat

We offer the most discreet and confidential service, only treating one client at a time. Our high end, bespoke treatment caters for clients who may be suffering from:

We believe that these addiction and behavioural health issues require an in-depth and sophisticated approach that treats the physical, mental, social and spiritual elements of each person, rather than just the presenting problem. This approach vastly increases the chance of sustained recovery and good quality of life.

Treatment will include:

  • Individual and group psychotherapy
  • Family therapy
  • 12-step programme
  • Medication/Medical detoxification
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Nutritional support and drama based therapy
  • Psycho-educational workshops
  • Spirituality and problem solving
  • Relapse prevention planning
  • Aftercare
  • Aromatherapy Massage and Shiatsu
  • Acupuncture and reflexology
  • Indian Head Massage
  • Yoga and meditation

Home away from home

Your entire stay will be organised and arranged by your own personal Programme Co-ordinator, who is available to support you and tailor your treatment programme according to your needs. 5-star treatment begins before you even arrive, with our private car and chauffeur service picking you up from anywhere in the UK if required.

Unmatched style and comfort is provided with:

  • Beautiful, private bedrooms
  • Spacious living areas with Sky TV and BT sports
  • Traditional country-style kitchen
  • Secluded garden
  • Complimentary laundry service, dry cleaning, luggage packing and unpacking
  • Access to office facilities

Leisure opportunities

At The Cottage, we understand that wellbeing treatments can also play a large part in a successful recovery. We provide access to a number of 5 star luxury facilities and activities to help keep our guests healthy in mind, body and spirit:

  • Golf sessions – Hoebridge Golf Centre
  • Gym – Horizones Health and Fitness centre
  • Equine therapy
  • Orchard Cottage Riding Stables
  • Driving Experiences – Mercedes-Benz World
  • 5 star spa facilities – Brooklands Hotel
  • Fly Fishing – Albury Game Angling

If you are interested in receiving treatment at The Cottage, our Programme Co-ordinator will send you our information pack detailing cost, your options, rules, and an example of a typical week on the programme. Knowing exactly what the stay will entail, allows clients to feel as comfortable and as relaxed as possible. Our free initial assessment will help you better understand the addiction you are facing.

For further information on the full range of services at The Cottage: click here

Free Addictions Assessment

The Priory is pleased to offer you a free confidential assessment for all addictions.

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