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Care homes in West Suffolk

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England / East of England / Suffolk / West Suffolk

Care homes in with bed availability

The list below includes care homes with confirmed bed availability and are accepting new residents.

Please note, all new residencies are subject to a health assessment and being able to meet the care needs of the prospective resident.

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Communal area of Glastonbury Court in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Glastonbury Court

Bury Saint Edmunds, IP33 2EXCare UK

Situated in the friendly Suffolk market town of Bury St Edmunds, Glastonbury Court is a welcoming care home that provides expert residential, dementia, nursing, nursing dementia, respite and end of life care to the elderly. Rated “Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission, this Care UK home boasts an array of luxurious facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, stylish communal lounges, an activities room, a cinema room, an on-site pub, manicured gardens and a hair and beauty salon where residents can enjoy a well-earned pamper session. The dedicated lifestyle team at Glastonbury Court are always on hand to organise a wealth of group and one-to-one activities, keeping residents engaged and entertained.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • OutstandingCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,509 weekly

Marham House care home

Marham House

Bury Saint Edmunds, IP32 6FRAnchor Hanover

Part of the Anchor Hanover Group, Marham House is located in the historic cathedral town Bury St Edmunds, or Bury as it is sometimes known, in Suffolk. A modern, purpose-built care home, Marham House offers care seekers round-the-clock person-centred residential and dementia care in luxury surroundings, right on the edge of leafy Marham Park. Facilities include spacious and tastefully decorated social areas, secure gardens and grounds that residents can enjoy with friends and family. All 66 bedrooms at the home are en-suite, helping residents to feel more independent while still feeling that their needs are being cared for.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,350 weekly

North Court care home

North Court

Bury Saint Edmunds, IP33 1HSFour Seasons Health Care

Part of the Four Seasons Health Care group, North Court Care Home can be found in the historic market town of Bury St Edmunds and provides round-the-clock nursing care and dementia care, as well as respite care and intermediate nursing care as an alternative to a hospital stay. Facilities at the home include 57 bedrooms, a choice of lounges and an award-winning tea room garden - and there is a busy activities programme offering visits from entertainers, gardening and day trips out. North Court is well-located to the town centre, local shops and is easily accessible by road or public transport.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • Requires improvementCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,216 weekly

Davers Court care home

Davers Court

Bury Saint Edmunds, IP32 7BNCare UK

Situated in the welcoming market town of Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk, Davers Court is a high-quality care home that provides expert residential, dementia, respite and end of life care to the elderly. This Care UK home boasts an excellent array of facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite facilities, spacious communal areas, a cinema room, a cafe, a hair and beauty salon and a well-maintained garden where residents can enjoy some fresh air. With it’s own minibus and a jam-packed activity programme, there is never a dull moment at Davers Court, from trips to the seaside to film nights and concerts, there’s something for everyone here.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,509 weekly

Kentford Manor care home

Kentford Manor

Newmarket, CB8 8JYCare UK

Located within the Suffolk countryside, just a stone’s throw away from the town’s famous racecourse and vibrant centre, Kentford Manor provides nursing, residential, dementia, respite and palliative care. Road, rail and air transport links to the care home are strong, ensuring friends and family can visit regularly with ease. Facilities include a hair salon, cafe, fully furnished ensuite rooms, landscaped gardens and spacious lounges. The chefs provide a balanced and varied menu tailored to individual preferences, with three delicious meals a day on offer. The dedicated activity coordinator organises various outings and entertainment for all residents based on their interests, welcoming the local community to the home frequently.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,385 weekly

Communal Area of Brampton Manor Care Home in Newmarket, West Suffolk

Brampton Manor

Newmarket, CB8 7AQBoutique Care Homes

Located in the rural town of Newmarket, in Suffolk Brampton Manor is a welcoming care home that provides expert residential, respite, and dementia care. Part of the Boutique Care Homes group, Brampton Manor is home to a range of facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, a selection of comfortable lounges, charming dining areas and perfectly blooming courtyards where residents can relax and enjoy the fresh air. The dedicated team strives to ensure residents are kept engaged, entertained and stimulated through an activity programme tailored to the hobbies, needs and interests of the residents themselves. Popular activities here, include Art & Crafts, Baking & Cooking, and Fitness & Exercise.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,400 weekly

Communal area of Mildenhall Lodge in Mildenhall, Bury Saint Edmunds, Suffolk

Mildenhall Lodge

Bury Saint Edmunds, IP28 7NXCare UK

Situated close to the heart of the ancient town of Mildenhall in Suffolk, Mildenhall Lodge is a friendly care home that provides expert residential, dementia, nursing, nursing dementia, respite and end of life care to the elderly. This Care UK home boasts an array of luxurious facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite facilities, an on-site bar, a cinema, a hair and beauty salon, a cafè and well maintained gardens. Mildenhall Lodge is also home to the lovely Sinbad, the home’s resident dog, bringing cheer to residents all day long.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,489 weekly

Kingfisher House care home

Kingfisher House

Newmarket, CB8 0EJFour Seasons Health Care

Part of the Four Seasons Health Care group, Kingfisher House Care Home is located in peaceful Newmarket, Suffolk and provides residential care and dementia care, as well as specialist care for people living with mental health conditions. Facilities at the home include 86 bedrooms, with en-suite and shared options, landscaped grounds, a choice of lounges and a cinema, and the varied activities programme includes bingo, coffee mornings and visits from local entertainers. The home also has strong links with the local community and residents enjoy regular visits from local schools. Kingfisher House is within easy reach of local shops and amenities and has great public transport links.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,261 weekly

Communal area of Cleves Place in Haverhill, Suffolk

Cleves Place

Haverhill, CB9 0JBCare UK

Situated in the Suffolk market town of Haverhill and rated ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission, Cleves Place is a stunning care home that provides expert residential, dementia, nursing, respite and end of life care to the elderly. This purpose-built Care UK home boasts a range of modern facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite facilities, spacious communal lounges, an activities room, an on-site cinema, a pub, manicured gardens and a hair and beauty salon. Cleves Place residents can also benefit from socialising with those living in the local area through the day club.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • OutstandingCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,564 weekly

The Meadows care home

The Meadows

Haverhill, CB9 7WDMinster Care Group

The Meadows Care Home, situated in the lovely Suffolk village of Hanchett, provides expert residential care to those in need. This purpose-built Minster Care Group establishment is home to a wide variety of modern facilities to help residents feel at home, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, a selection of cosy communal lounges, manicured gardens and even an on-site hairdressing salon. From enjoying a pamper session and baking to getting stuck in with some gardening and arts and crafts, the jam-packed activity programme here at The Meadows ensures there is never a dull moment.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,336 weekly

Frequently asked questions

Here is some further information about care homes in West Suffolk.

How many care homes are there in West Suffolk?

We have 9 care homes in West Suffolk, including Davers Court and Marham House. All our homes have been hand-picked by our team of care experts based on a number of factors, including the quality of care and the home's culture.

What is the average cost of care in West Suffolk?

Care home costs vary significantly across the country. If you're looking for a care home in West Suffolk, the average cost of care is £1,244. You may be eligible for care home funding - you can check through a care needs assessment.

How many nursing homes are there in West Suffolk?

We have 5 in West Suffolk that provide specialist, 24/7 support. All of our nursing care homes offer personalised support for anyone who has a medical condition or disability that requires round-the-clock care from registered nurses in a home-from-home environment.

How many West Suffolk care homes offer residential care?

We have 9 care homes in West Suffolk that offer residential care, which provides support and care for those who may find it difficult to live independently. Our residential care homes provide support for everyday tasks, including washing, mobility, and dressing.

What care homes in West Suffolk offer dementia care?

We have 9 West Suffolk care homes that provide round-the-clock dementia care. Those with dementia will need more care as the condition progresses, and specialist dementia care homes can provide the level of support they need.

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What West Suffolk care homes offer respite care?

If you're looking for temporary respite care, we have 9 care homes in West Suffolk that provide short-term stays.

Respite care homes provide relief for caregivers, offering a few weeks of support in a care home for a loved one while you recuperate. We've rounded up the best respite care homes in the UK to ease your care search.

Are there any care homes in West Suffolk that offer end-of-life or palliative care?

8 West Suffolk care homes provide palliative care for your loved one. A palliative care home aims to provide the highest level of support and comfort to every resident. End-of-life care can be an emotional experience for everyone, so our care experts will support you at every step.

Are you open to other locations nearby?

Explore other nearby locations to help find your dream care home at the right budget. Care homes vary in price enormously between different towns and villages.

Lottie’s guide to West Suffolk

Need more guidance? Lottie’s team of Care Experts have prepared the ultimate guide to care homes in West Suffolk. Here you’ll find an overview of the local area and recommendations for elderly-friendly places to visit.

  • Overview

Welcome to West Suffolk

If you’re searching for a care home, West Suffolk is a popular region for older adults to live in. Some of our best rated care homes can be found in towns such as Bury St Edmunds and Mildenhall.

You can use our home listings to find out more information about care homes in West Suffolk, including care home costs and what types of care are on offer.

Many of our care homes are close to popular attractions like Abbey Gardens and Flatford Mill. We’ve partnered with care home groups across West Suffolk, who provide outstanding care in nearby towns such as Haverhill and Newmarket.

All our care homes in Suffolk provide the highest quality of care for your loved one. Often promoting independence in care, the staff will make a real difference to your loved one’s wellbeing. There are a variety of support options available, and many of our homes provide respite care – a type of care that provides temporary support for caregivers. We also list nursing care homes and residential care homes for day-to-day support.

If you’re finding it difficult to locate the right care home, our care experts will find your dream home in West Suffolk that fits your budget and unique care needs.

Popular Locations in West Suffolk

Bury St Edmunds

The proud host of Suffolk’s only cathedral, Bury St Edmunds might just be West Suffolk’s most beautiful town. The Greene King brewery is also in Bury St Edmunds. If this is of interest to you or your loved ones, you can book a tour.

Newmarket

In the far west of West Suffolk, you’ll find Newmarket. The name of this fabled market town is practically synonymous with horse racing. Newmarket is the birthplace of the sport, with races recorded as far back as the 12th century.

Kentwell Hall

One of England’s finest Tudor houses, West Suffolk’s Kentwell Hall is a wonderful place for older adults and elderly care seekers to explore. Kentwell Hall is perhaps best known for being home to Suffolk Punch horses and other interesting animals.

Have you considered retirement living?

Not ready for a care home yet? Retirement living offers retirees an alternative housing option, where individuals can continue to live independently, but in a convenient and low-maintenance home-from-home environment. Explore these different retirement housing options, which offer varying levels of facilities, domestic support, and on-demand care services.

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