Gatehouse Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire HP19 8EH
New resident enquiries 01296 438 038
All other enquiries 01296 438 000

Aylesbury, the thriving county town of Buckinghamshire, sits on the edge of the beautiful Chiltern Hills in the Home Counties and its traditional market still survives from the 13th century, sitting comfortably alongside the town’s many modern facilities. With its prominent position on Gatehouse Road, Avondale offers a haven of calm and tranquility within private landscaped grounds, only a few minutes from Aylesbury’s bustling town centre. Avondale is also less than 20 minutes away from Haddenham, Thame and Wendover.

Opened in 2010, Avondale 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 Avondale 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 fully equipped gym, library, leisure and wellness room and a 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 Avondale are confident we are one of the leading care homes in Buckinghamshire. We would be delighted to show you our home, and should you decide to visit us, you will see the difference Avondale makes to the lives of our residents and families.

To arrange a visit, please either call our home manager, Shaun Canavan, or our client services manager, Jonathan Perez, or if you prefer, simply send us a message.

Activities - Join us!

Below are a selection of upcoming activities at Avondale. For the full listing, please click here.

Remembrance Talk

Friday 8th November 2019 - 10:30am

Avondale will pay tribute to the lives of those who survived, were lost and all that fought for the world we have come to know to date. A recognised and decorated family member of one of Avondale’s residents will lead the talk of remembrance on this day, followed by the memories of those with us, who remember the days they lived through, the struggles, the losses and the celebrations on the day it was announced that the war was won. This is a special day for Avondale that will unite us all as we give our thoughts and thanks to those that we will never forget.

Fiona’s Singing Performance

Monday 11th November 2019 - 11:00am

Please join Fiona as she performs songs everyone knows and remembers. There will be a minute’s silence to show respect and pay tribute to Remembrance Day.

Brass Band

Thursday 21st November 2019 - 2:00pm

We give a warm welcome to Emeritus Brass who will be coming in to perform relaxing music for us all to enjoy.

Emily Yarrow

Saturday 23rd November 2019 - 2:00pm

We are very lucky to have Emily Yarrow returning to the home to perform a mixture of her operatic and classical songs for us all. Don’t miss out on this sensational performance.

All this is happening as well as our regular groups. Contact us today on 01296 438 000 to find out more about these upcoming events and activities or why not suggest an activity yourself!

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News & Events at Avondale

Welcome to our Autumn 2019 edition of the Avondale Ace

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Sustainability with The Timeless Meet

Date posted: 30th October 2019

We have been working hard on sustainability here at Avondale as we know how important it is to be respectful of the environment around us and to lead a ‘green’ life. Together with our baby and parent group, the Timeless Meet, we have been planting seeds in homemade recycled greenhouses. This was a truly hands-on […]

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Avondale Head Housekeeper Finalist at National Care Awards

Date posted: 8th October 2019

Well done to our head housekeeper, Theresa Osborne, who has been selected for the final at this year’s National Care Awards in the Care Housekeeper category. Theresa was delighted upon learning of her nomination which acknowledges how vital the housekeeping provision is within a home for the wellbeing of both the residents and staff. The […]

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Dance with Shona

Date posted: 8th October 2019

Our new dance class led by Shona is going amazingly well and our residents are thriving. The class has enabled our residents to reminisce and share stories about going to the dance halls on Friday and Saturday nights when they were younger. Many of our residents met their partners at the dance halls and went […]

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