Thirlestaine Park Care Home


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

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 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, leisure and wellness 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 client services manager, Shanice Ebury, 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 activities at Thirlestaine Park. For the full listing, please click here.


JULY 2022

Steelpan performance

7TH JULY 2.00pm-3.00pm

We are looking forward to welcoming Julie, who will be giving us a steelpan performance. Our residents always enjoy dancing to the beat!

Church of England Service

9TH JULY 11.30pm-12.30pm

Led by Ernie, our residents are welcome to join a church of England service and communion.

World Chocolate Day

7TH JULY 3.00pm-4.00pm

Our residents can look forward to a day full of chocolate! There will be a tasting competition led by our
Leisure and Wellness Team.

Residents Meeting

11TH JULY, 3.00pm-4.00pm

Our resident meetings are an opportunity for everyone to come together and discuss suggestions and improvements for our home.

The Hollywood Sign

13TH JULY, 11.30am-12.30pm

We will be hosting a quiz full of our favourite Hollywood celebrities. Who will come out on top?

Summer BBQ

31ST JULY, 12.30pm-2.00pm

Join us for our summer barbeque where we will be enjoying a garden party with delicious food and a mini concert!

Throughout the month, we will also be hosting the following regular activities:

G fitness with Matt


Come join Matt with his regular exercise sessions. Matt has taken his time to get to know our residents and focus on their individual needs. Get moving those muscles.

Art classes with Katharine


Join the wonderful Katharine in her engaging art classes. Flex those watercolour skills and pencil drawing. No matter anyone’s ability, go and produce your master piece.

Individual exercise classes using Cubii Elliptical,


Go visit the revamped gym and use the new Cubii elliptical machine that allows residents to get exercise in the comfort of their own chairs.

Library Service

EVERY SATURDAY 3.00pm – 4.00pm

Our mini library on wheels will come around to provide books for all our residents.


EVERY FRIDAY 2.00pm – 3.00pm

The Aromatherapy session available for all the residents to come and enjoy.

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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See what makes Porthaven one of the leading care providers in the country.

We believe we have created the right combination for living well at Porthaven. Beautiful surroundings, compassionate and skilled care, great food and the ability to continue to make lifestyle choices prevail throughout.

News & Events at Thirlestaine Park

Upton Mill wins Best Interior Design award!

Date posted: 25th March 2022

Porthaven’s newly-opened care home, Upton Mill in Tetbury has recently received its first impressive plaudit after winning the ‘Best Interior Design’ award at the prestigious Pinders Healthcare Design Awards.  After entering the awards for the first time in 2020 and scooping the ‘Best Specialist Dementia Design’ award for Falkland Grange Care Home in Newbury, we are thrilled […]

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Dining room makeover!

Date posted: 6th July 2022

Porthaven constantly invest in their homes to keep them looking as fantastic as the day they opened!  Here at Thirlestaine Park in Cheltenham, we have just had a full dining room transformation, creating a new bright and elegant space for our residents to enjoy. Our Home Manager, Kevin, cut the ribbon with Betty, one of our lovely residents.

To celebrate the opening of our newly revamped dining room, we popped the cork on some bubbles and enjoyed a delicious meal of fish and chips!

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Green Canopy

Date posted: 2nd May 2022

Here at Thirlestaine Park in Cheltenham, we have planted a tree for the jubilee as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations. Our residents chose a plum tree and we all discussed the best methods of planting and upkeep. We are looking forward to seeing the tree grow in our garden and we will proudly display it as part of the annual Porthaven Garden and Hospitality Challenge.