Care Home in South Lanarkshire

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

Ensuring our residents are able to continue doing things that bring joy to each day is one of the very best parts of what we do. We are committed to spending quality time with our residents and helping them take part in a wide range of activities. Whether our residents 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.

Our Care Home in South Lanarkshire

Aptly named for being in close proximity to the local tourist attraction, Bothwell Castle, our home is located in a quaint residential community between Uddingston and Bothwell. Here, residents have access to a whole variety of local amenities such as transport links, shops, and places to eat and drink. 

The area surrounding Bothwell Castle Care Home offers a peaceful yet active lifestyle, and promises to enhance a resident’s stay with us. Our activities team create a varied programme that provides our residents with stimulating experiences both within the home as well as the local areas surrounding the home.

Residential Care

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

Dementia Care

Our beautiful home in Uddingston is fully equipped and our team of specialists are considerate, experienced and dedicated to providing 24-hour care to our residents 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 day-to-day lives as possible. Undertaking ‘Promoting Excellence in Dementia Care Training’ ensures our teams are able to provide the finest care possible; the care delivered at Bothwell Castle Care Home reflects our residents’ requirements and wants, as well as supporting their loved ones and giving them peace of mind that their friends or relatives are well-cared for.

Nursing Care

When it comes to nursing care, we recognise that our residents require varying levels of help, as well as care that takes into account not just their medical needs, but also their physical, psychological, emotional and social abilities. Our compassionate, knowledgeable staff are on-hand 24-hours a day, seven days a week to assist people with more serious and complex medical illnesses, as well as those who simply need a helping hand. Quality, person-centred care is at the heart of Bothwell Castle Care Home, and this is enhanced by our daily well-being programme.

Respite Care

Located near Bothwell village, our home provides respite and convalescence care 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, 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.

Life in South Lanarkshire

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

Come rain or shine, we enjoy taking our residents out into the local community, whether that be for woodland walks or shopping trips, and often invite loved ones to join in the fun too. With access to our very own Mini-Bus, chauffeur-driven Mercedes car and a variety of road, rail and metro links, residents of Bothwell Castle Care Home are spoilt for choice with how to spend their days; from attending the annual Art Fair in Glasgow to historical castle visits to country park walks our home is in the ideal location for our residents and their friends and family to enjoy days out together and continue making wonderful memories.

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.

 

Bothwell

There are an abundance of nature areas and parks within walking distance of Bothwell Castle Care Home, which are perfect for our residents who enjoy 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 Scotland’s largest 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 enjoy a plethora of shops, as well as a range of restaurants, cafes and pubs to choose from. Our beautiful village is highly recommended to those wanting to spend a leisurely day together, punctuating the day with coffee, lunch or a refreshing glass of wine.

Glasgow

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 offers an array of things to see and do for all ages and interests. For leisurely days out, the Glasgow Botanic Gardens offers 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 enjoy immersing 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

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 walk 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 offers something for everyone. Thanks to its wealth of history, top-quality attractions and stunning architecture, residents are never short of a new Scottish adventure.

Comprehensive Care in South Lanarkshire

Once a resident joins us at Bothwell Castle Care Home, we continue to develop that relationship with them and their family by providing consistent updates and welcoming them to join in any activities or events at the home. Our person-centered care approach, coupled with a wide range of services and families allows us to provide an environment where each and every resident’s medical, emotional and social needs are satisfied and aim to provide only the highest standard in everything we do. We are proud to be regulated by the Care Inspectorate.

Speak to Us Today 

Our wonderful team of professionals welcomes any questions or queries you may have about our care home in South Lanarkshire. 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.