Luxury Care Home in South Lanarkshire

Bothwell Castle is a private care home in South Lanarkshire, situated in the small town of Uddingston. Offering a purpose-built, luxury yet homely environment and exceptional levels of Residential Care, Nursing Care, Dementia Care, and Respite Care, our home provides accommodation and facilities for up to 75 residents.

Enabling and encouraging residents to continue to do the things that bring them joy each day is one of the very best parts of what we do. Our dedicated team is committed to spending quality time with our residents and helping them take part in a wide range of activities. Whether individuals want to put their feet up at the beauty salon, relax in front of the big screen watching their favourite movie or wish to explore the area surrounding Bothwell Castle Care Home, there truly is something for everyone.

Residential Care

Bothwell Castle Care Home is a warm and welcoming environment where each resident can enjoy living in a community while still receiving respectful and dignified care tailored to their individual needs. Our staff is courteous and compassionate, as well as knowledgeable and highly experienced in meeting our residents’ physical, mental, and emotional requirements. Our private care home in South Lanarkshire is ideal for supporting those who are having difficulty caring for themselves at home and with personal care or who simply need a little assistance with day-to-day tasks.

Armchairs in Foyer
Male Residents Partaking in Some Easter Drawing

Dementia Care

Our beautiful care home in Uddingston is fully equipped and our team of specialists is considerate, experienced, and dedicated to providing 24-hour care to those living with dementia. We strive to improve the quality of life for residents by focusing on their individuality, strengths, and abilities and enabling them to maintain as much independence in their everyday lives as possible. Undertaking ‘Promoting Excellence in Dementia Care Training’ ensures our teams are able to provide the finest care possible; the dementia care delivered at Bothwell Castle Care Home reflects our residents’ requirements and wants, and includes one to one support as well as support for loved ones, giving them peace of mind that their friends or relatives are well-cared for.

Resident With Hands Over Each Other
Photo Book with Old Photographs

Nursing Care

When it comes to nursing care, we recognise that our residents require varying levels of help. As well as providing medical care, we also support our residents with their physical, psychological, emotional, and social needs. Our compassionate, knowledgeable staff provides nursing care around-the-clock, assisting people with more serious and complex medical illnesses. Our approach to quality, person-centred care is at the heart of Bothwell Castle Care Home, and this is enhanced by our daily wellbeing programme.

Resident and Staff Smiling At Image on Phone
Ground Floor Bedroom at Bothwell Castle

Respite Care

Located near the village of Bothwell, our home provides respite care and convalescence for those who require assistance following a hospital or private clinic treatment, as well as a short-term care option for caregivers. Caregivers can find peace of mind knowing that at Bothwell Castle Care Home, we provide a welcoming home-away-from-home environment that is ideal for rest and recovery. Whether you wish to organise a stay for a few days or even longer, our experienced and dedicated team will welcome you with open arms.

Ground Floor Bedroom with Private Garden Access
Cake & Pot of Tea

Things to See & Do Near Bothwell Castle Care Home

Making sure that our plethora of activities and trips are accessible to each and every one of our residents, is something that we here at Bothwell Castle Care Home do very well. We pride ourselves on building activity and excursion programmes that are diverse, inclusive and unique so our residents truly feel that they are getting the very best out of life. It is one of our main goals to ensure they continue doing the things they love. Whether residents want to focus on exploring the local area or wish to use the home’s Mini Bus for a family day-trip further afield we think that no two days should be the same, and want nothing more than to make every day different and exciting for our residents.



There are an abundance of nature areas and parks within walking distance of Bothwell Castle Care Home, which are perfect for our residents who appreciate the great outdoors. The Clyde Walkway, Strathclyde Country Park and Old Mine Nature Park are all less than ten minutes away and offer stunning views as well as numerous interesting and significant places that provide insight into Bothwell’s rich cultural and historical heritage. Bothwell is also home to the 13th century stone castle, Bothwell Castle. This medieval castle, sited on a high, steep bank, above a bend in the River Clyde, is the ideal place for those interested in Scotland’s story and the role Bothwell plays within that. For those wishing to stay local and explore the village of Bothwell, we are 0.8 miles distance from the centre of the village. Here, residents and their guests can explore a plethora of shops, as well as a range of restaurants, cafés, and pubs to choose from. Our beautiful village is highly recommended to those wanting to spend a leisurely day together with coffee, lunch, or a refreshing glass of wine.


Glasgow City Centre is just 25 minutes away by car, and whilst residents have access to our homes minibus and private car for both group outings and personal trips, we also have excellent public transport links nearby for visiting loved ones. Glasgow has an array of things to see and do for all ages and interests. For leisurely days out, the Glasgow Botanic Gardens provides the chance to admire exotic flowers, and walk the expansive grounds. These beautiful must-see Gardens are located in the heart of the city’s West End by the River Kelvin and contain a variety of plant collections, woodland copses and riverside walks, as well as the famous Kibble Palace. For those who like to immerse themselves in history, we recommend wandering around the gloriously atmospheric Glasgow Cathedral; a true representation of the inspiring Scottish gothic architecture, both inside and out. The other attraction to visit nearby is the Necropolis, Glasgow’s gloriously impressive cemetery inspired by Père Lachaise in Paris and dating back to 1833.


Edinburgh is home to some of Scotland’s most spectacular and natural beauty. For residents and their friends and family, a trip to Edinburgh Castle is a must. There are many opportunities to explore the beautiful outdoors and enjoy slow-paced walks; The Water of Leith for example offers a tranquil riverside setting where wildlife is revealed by sight and sound. Slightly further afield, but boasting equally beautiful views is Cramond Beach. One of our particularly favourite locations is the Royal Botanic Gardens; a pleasure for all the family, the Garden offers fantastic views of the capital’s skyline, featuring Edinburgh Castle. Accessible via car in just 45 minutes from Bothwell Castle Care Home, this sparkling city has so much to offer residents; whatever their interest, Edinburgh has something for everyone. Thanks to its wealth of history, top-quality attractions and stunning architecture, residents are never short of a new Scottish adventure.

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Bothwell Castle Care Home
35 Bothwell Road
G71 7HA

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