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Treatment enquiries: 0330 056 6020
General enquiries: 0800 138 8680
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The Cottage
The Grange
High Street
Old Woking
GU22 8LB
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Telephone 01483 745 066
Fax 01483 755 966

Set within a charming and idyllic Grade II listed house in the tranquil location of Old Woking, Surrey, The Cottage, located within the grounds of Life Works, is the UK’s most unique and exclusive private treatment centres, providing exceptional support for a wide range of conditions including addictions, eating disorders, and mental health conditions.

Our evidence-based treatment programmes, including our comprehensive family programme which has recently been rated as ‘outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), are led by world-renowned mental health experts, consisting of psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists, mental health nurses and other highly qualified professionals.

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Getting support at a luxury rehab

The Cottage offers high-end, confidential therapy for each client who seeks help with us. We cater for just one client at a time, thus delivering a truly bespoke treatment experience for those requiring a personalised, one-to-one service and the finest mental health care offerings available.

There are four key steps to receiving exclusive and clinically excellent treatment at The Cottage:

Make the first step towards recovery

Contact our bespoke services co-ordinator who will send you our comprehensive information pack, discuss treatment options with you, and provide information on what you can expect from residential treatment at The Cottage.

Initial assessment

Our complimentary and completely confidential initial assessment offers you the chance to visit The Cottage to view our beautiful facilities, and allows us to develop a better understanding of your needs, and explore the treatment options that are available. Your initial assessment can also take place via telephone, if this is more convenient for you.

Develop the recovery plan

After your initial assessment, our team will have an understanding of your unique requirements and will work with you to create your recovery plan. We will also work with you to ensure that you have everything that you need for a comfortable and effective stay with us.

Begin exceptional treatment

As we only treat one client at a time, all of our treatment programmes are individually tailored to ensure that your recovery journey is undertaken with minimum impact on any other commitments that you have, and produces the most positive outcomes for you personally.

The Cottage at Life Works truly does become your home away from home, providing you with complete discretion and privacy, within a calm and relaxing sanctuary. Nowhere else in the UK offers such exceptional quality, luxury, and attention to detail, along with a focus on recovery and positive outcomes.

For more information on the exclusive treatment that you can receive at The Cottage, you can download our dedicated brochure and information sheet.

"I entered The Cottage and within minutes I was made to feel welcome and comfortable. The structure of the programme was tailor made for me and the attention to detail was superb. I always had what I needed to aid in my recovery. The food was exceptional and overall I felt that the experience massively helped me on my road to recovery.”

- Former patient at The Cottage

One of the UK's best private rehab centres 

At The Cottage, we are committed to providing the absolute best in rehabilitation, treatment and recovery for those who are suffering from addiction or mental health issues. During your individual consultations with your primary specialist, you will be encouraged to explore inner issues and develop healthy coping mechanisms in order to reduce the chances of you returning to destructive behaviour patterns. 

Our specialist team have spent many years working in their area of expertise and as such, are able to provide the finest, most unparalleled treatment experience for each and every one of our clients. Our expert team at The Cottage comprises:

  • Psychiatrists, psychotherapists, and counsellors
  • Registered mental health nurses and healthcare assistants 
  • Addiction and eating disorder specialists
  • Complementary therapists specialising in shiatsu, massage, mindfulness and reflexology
  • GPs with a special interest in addictions, mental health, and health and wellbeing
  • Nutritionist
  • Equine therapist
  • Personal fitness trainers
  • Chefs and housekeepers

Our experienced team are committed to providing the best and most comprehensive addictions, eating disorder and mental health care available, and we work in close partnership with our clients to ensure that they have maximum input into how their programme is designed, as well as the broader rehabilitation and recovery process.

Get in Touch Today

For details of how Priory can provide you with assistance regarding mental health and wellbeing, please call 0330 056 6020 or click here to submit an enquiry form. For professionals looking to make a referral, please click here


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