Thirlestaine Park


Humphris Place, Off Sandford Rd, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL53 7GA
(Sat Navs GL53 7AW)
New resident enquiries 01242 505 644
All other enquiries 01242 505 560

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Located in the desirable Montpellier district of the historic spa town of Cheltenham, Thirlestaine Park Care Home enjoys a perfect location, overlooking the majestic landscaped grounds of the Grade II listed Thirlestaine Hall, adjoining sports fields and parkland, and with far reaching views of the Cotswolds. With the convenience of a central town location, and immediately adjacent to the new Cedar Court retirement development by Beechcroft, Thirlestaine Park Care Home offers a peaceful and tranquil setting for its residents. Thirlestaine Park is also a short distance away from Winchcombe and Broadway.

Opened in 2014, Thirlestaine Park provides 24 hour residential, nursing, dementia and respite care for the elderly in an elegant and spacious home incorporating numerous thoughtful and practical features which ensure Thirlestaine Park is able to meet the changing needs of its residents.

Our expertly trained and professional staff are dedicated to the care, comfort and dignity of all our residents, with special emphasis given to promoting independence, privacy, respect and wellbeing.

All residents benefit from living in a caring environment with generously appointed private bedrooms with en suite wetrooms, and plentiful communal living areas including sitting rooms, restaurants, a hairdressing salon, activities room and private dining room for special family occasions.

In keeping with our unique and award winning leisure and wellness philosophy, our residents also benefit from our private and secure landscaped gardens for peaceful relaxation, gardening and if the weather permits, gentle exercising.

All of us at Thirlestaine Park are confident we are one of the leading care homes in Gloucestershire. We would be delighted to show you our home, and should you decide to visit us, you will see the difference Thirlestaine Park makes to the lives of our residents and families.

To arrange a visit, please call our home manager, Lois Blake, or if you prefer, simply send us a message.

If you are planning to visit the home, and using a ‘Sat. Nav.’ for directions, the most accurate postcode for guidance is GL53 7AW.

Activities - Join us!

Below are a selection of upcoming and past activities at Thirlestaine Park. For the full listing, please click here.

M&S Shopping Trip

Wednesday 11th October 2017 - 11:15am

Come and join the residents for a little bit of retail therapy followed by lunch in town!

Andy Yapp


Andy is an extremely talented guitarist and singer who lifts the spirits of our residents. Come and be entertained by our residents’ favourite performer!

Autumn Fair

Saturday 14th October 2017 - 2:30-4:30pm

Please come and join us for our Autumn Fair! We will be raising funds for Fly2help, a charity which hosted our residents at Gloucestershire Airport back in June. Pop in to peruse the stalls selling arts and crafts and pre-Christmas gifts or buy a ticket for our fantastic raffle. All welcome!

Cinematic Experience


Join the residents as they rewatch or discover classics! There are movies for everyone, from old musicals to Westerns and new movies too! Come along for popcorn, sweet treats and drinks to make your cinema experience even more authentic.

All this is happening as well as our regular groups. Contact us today on 01242 505 560 to find out more about these upcoming events and activities or why not suggest an activity yourself!

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Angela Rippon on care and more and choosing a care home

Broadcaster, Journalist and Alzheimer’s Society Ambassador Angela Rippon is well known for her hard work in educating and helping wider society in understanding dementia.

News & Events at Thirlestaine Park

Welcome to the Autumn edition of the Thirlestaine Park Times

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Porthaven Garden and Hospitality Challenge 2017!

Date posted: 28th September 2017

Each year, Porthaven organises its Garden and Hospitality Challenge for staff and residents with a range of categories to compete in to test their practical skills, level of creativity and ability to work as a team. This year, categories in the Garden Challenge included ‘Haven for Wildlife’ and a ‘Photographic Challenge’ whilst in the Hospitality […]

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A very vintage tea party for Alzheimer’s Society!

Date posted: 24th August 2017

At the beginning of July, Thirlestaine Park Care Home held a vintage tea party to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Society. There was fantastic turnout on the day, with residents, relatives and friends enjoying a traditional vintage afternoon tea in our gardens in the beautiful sunshine. Lula May serenaded the guests with her collection of […]

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Flying high at Gloucestershire Airport!

Date posted: 19th July 2017

Our residents at Thirlestaine Park were delighted to have the opportunity recently to spend the day at Gloucestershire Airport thanks to aviation charity, Fly2help. The Leisure and Wellness team worked alongside the charity to enable residents to go on a Cotswold tour in a helicopter followed by a ride in an array of luxury vintage […]

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