Bothwell Castle Care Home & the Bothwell Area

Bothwell Castle Care Home and the Bothwell Area

Situated in Bothwell, a stunning conservation village in South Lanarkshire, it is widely considered as one of Scotland’s most desirable places to live. Surrounded by a plethora of places to visit and things to do, Bothwell Castle Care Home is perfectly positioned for residents to really enjoy the beauty Scotland has to offer and allow them to really immerse themselves in the local area.

The Activities Team at Bothwell Castle Care Home create a programme that provides ample opportunity for residents to experience all the wonderful things that Bothwell has to offer. Day trips are regularly scheduled, allowing residents to enjoy the community; from trips to the village shops, to bigger events such as the annual Art Fair in Glasgow. 

Bothwell Castle Care Home is in the perfect location for our residents and their friends and family to enjoy days out together and continue making memories; from an abundance of green spaces, to a range of shops and eateries to Golf Clubs, there is something for everyone.

Providing High Quality Care in Bothwell 

High quality, person centred care is at the heart of Bothwell Castle Care Home, and this is enhanced by our daily wellbeing programme which is designed to focus on the hobbies and preferences of the residents including a programme of physical activity. As you would expect, we offer exemplary standards of nursing care, including Nursing, Residential, Dementia and Respite Care.

From admission and beyond, our wonderful staff provide around-the-clock care ensuring that we really get to know our residents, and provide the best individualised care for everyone.

Who is our home suitable for?

  • Residential Care
  • Nursing Care
  • Respite Care
  • Dementia Care
  • Alzheimer’s
  • Physical Disability
  • Sensory Impairment
  • Palliative Care

Please call us to discuss your care needs

What is included in my stay at Bothwell Castle Care Home?

The fee you pay to stay at Bothwell Castle Care Home covers a wide range of services and facilities; from medical care, through to the daily activities. The health and overall wellbeing of our residents is our number one priority, the majority of the medical care you will need during your stay with us therefore is included in your fee. As part of that fee, residents and their loved ones will have access to the following:

  • Access to a GP
  • Access to a Dentist
  • Physiotherapy Sessions
  • Eye care from an Optician

Nursing Care in Bothwell

We provide 24-hour nursing care, delivering professional, friendly and compassionate support to residents with significant and complex medical conditions.

Whether the level of care and assistance required is minimal, or more intensive support is needed throughout the day and night, our qualified nursing team is on hand to provide residents with exactly the right amount of assistance needed. The team are highly trained and have the skills and knowledge to support our residents with physical disabilities, high dependency needs, and those who need palliative care. 

Ahead of resident’s admission to Bothwell Castle Care Home, our skilled professionals conduct a care assessment allowing them to get to know residents and their loved ones on a personal level, as well as design a care plan specifically for them. We understand that for many, care needs will change as time goes on, and our fantastic care team will consistently keep track of all our resident’s needs and adjust care plans accordingly.

Dementia Care in Bothwell

At Bothwell Castle Care Home, we believe that every resident is an individual with specific needs and desires. We provide 24 hour, kind, compassionate and specialist care for residents with a diagnosis of dementia.

We work closely with residents, families and loved ones involving them in the care planning process and decisions regarding the running of the home thereby empowering them and ensuring that the service reflects the needs and wishes of the residents living within the service.

We invest positively in staff training and development to ensure that residents receive care and support that reflects current best practice. All staff employed at the home receive Promoting Excellence in Dementia Care training, with staff specialising in dementia care developing their knowledge and skills to a higher level.

Residential Care in Bothwell

Residential care at Bothwell Castle Care Home means living life the way that you want to. When it comes to this type of care, the support each one of our residents receive is specially tailored to suit them and their needs.

We believe it is important to take a comprehensive approach to residential care, ensuring that the physical, mental and emotional needs of our residents are entirely met. We value our residents strengths and skill sets, and encourage them to use them and maintain their independence as much as possible while staying with us. 

All residents are guaranteed to receive a warm welcome here at Bothwell Castle Care Home, providing high quality nursing care where residents can continue living a happy and fulfilled life in Bothwell.

Respite Care in Bothwell

Respite care is available to those who may be recuperating from a short stint in hospital, or to give caregivers a break by taking over their daily care responsibilities for a period of time. At Bothwell Castle Care Home our staff are fully committed to helping no matter what the situation is, and can guarantee to be on hand to ensure residents’ are given the opportunity to recover in a truly comfortable environment with the support of our attentive team.

Our respite care package provides support for those requiring short term care, whether required for a few days, weeks, or even longer. Some residents and loved ones use this time as an opportunity to assess whether our home could be a good fit for them long term. 

Whatever your circumstances are, the team at Bothwell Castle Care Home will do everything possible to ensure everyone has a pleasant experience, and a speedy recovery.

What is the Best Type of Care for Your Loved One?

At Bothwell Castle Care Home, we understand it takes an incredible amount of thought and consideration when looking at care facilities, whether it’s for yourself or a loved one. It is important to us that all existing and future residents, and their families, know that they are turn to us for guidance at any stage during the process; whether residents have a concern regarding their bedroom set up or loved ones have questions about the care delivered, Bothwell Castle Care Home are on hand to provide answers and support.

We want our residents to get the very most out of their time with us at Bothwell Castle Care Home, and all we can to assist them in determining the right path is for all involved. From the exceptionally high standards of nursing care we offer our residents, to our excellent facilities we are undeniably proud of the home we have created at Bothwell Castle Care Home.

If you are unsure of what care is best suited for you or your loved one, please get in touch; our knowledgeable and welcoming team who are ready to answer any questions and provide assistance wherever needed.

What’s Local to Bothwell Castle Care Home? 

Bothwell Castle Care Home is situated within the historical conservation village of Bothwell, Scotland. Offering an abundance of activities to be enjoyed, from historical castle visits to country park walks, Bothwell Castle Care Home sits within the perfect location for residents and their loved ones to enjoy some of the most naturally beautiful places Scotland has to offer.

For those who like to explore the great outdoors, there are multiple walks and nature parks a stone’s throw away from Bothwell Castle Care Home. Clyde Walkway, Strathclyde Country Park and Old Mine Nature Park are all less than ten minutes away and all offer spectacular scenery and many interesting and important sites which provide insight into the rich cultural, natural and heritage of Bothwell.

Bothwell is also home to Scotland’s largest, and perhaps finest, 13th century castle. Bothwell Castle is a large medieval castle, sited on a high, steep bank, above a bend in the River Clyde. Steeped in history, Bothwell Castle is the perfect place for those interested in Scotland’s story and the role Bothwell plays within that. The impressive A-Grade Cathedral of Lanarkshire is the oldest cathedral in mainland Scotland offering inspiring views that are magnificent, full of beauty and wonder.

Should residents and their loved ones wish to enjoy retail therapy or peaceful window shopping, Bothwell offers many specialist, designer and craft shops as well as the usual high street names, meaning there is something suitable for every type of shopper. Amongst the plethora of shops, Bothwell has a range of restaurants, cafes and pubs for visitors to choose from, for those wishing to punctuate the day with a coffee, a leisurely lunch or a refreshing glass of wine.

The area surrounding Bothwell Castle Care Home offers a peaceful yet active lifestyle, and substantially enhances our residents stay with us. Our activities team works hard to create a varied programme that offers our residents interesting and stimulating experiences. Bothwell and the local area is also easily accessible for friends and family who want to visit, thanks to its excellent road, rail and metro links to Glasgow City Centre, a mere nine miles from Bothwell Castle Care Home.

Exceeding Expectations at Bothwell Castle Care Home

Every single member of staff at Bothwell Castle Care Home recognises how important it is to get to know each of our residents and their families so that we can deliver the best possible individualised care. We go to great lengths to create an environment where people feel prepared to face the challenges of the day ahead and where their ideas and opinions are respected and listened to. We accomplish this by providing outstanding facilities and continually working togeher to ensure that our residents are as happy as possible.

Speak to Us Today 

Our wonderful team of professionals welcome any questions or queries you have about Bothwell Castle Care Home and any of our services. Please complete our online Enquiry Form to receive a callback. Alternatively you can call us on 01698 622 299 or email info@bothwellcastle.com. We look forward to speaking to you soon.