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

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 home manager, Kim Mulford, client services manager, Sarah Jacka, 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.

Last Night of the Proms at the Bacon Theatre

Sunday 4th November 2018

Terri, our client services manager, is a member of the Cheltenham Rotary Club. This year, Thirlestaine Park is sponsoring The Last Night of the Proms at the Bacon Theatre to raise money for Sue Ryder and Headway. Tickets are available from the Bacon Theatre Box Office for those who wish to attend. There is a matinee performance from 4.00-5.00pm and an evening performance from 7.30pm-10.00pm. Please help us support these two worthy charities!

Horticultural Therapy

Wednesday 7th November 2018 - 2.00pm

Even though winter is looming, our horticulturalist Emma still educates and surprises us with what you can still do indoors now that the weather to starting to get colder. Our residents really do love the abstract approach Emma brings to the activity – we have recently made poppy wreaths and created an autumn harvest basket full of vibrant colours. All of our residents are excited to see what will be done over the winter with the flowers associated with this season.

Armistice Day Entertainment

Sunday 11th November 2018

Anne Rayleen is a professional singer from Stroud. She never fails to impress with her versatile voice and will be singing a range of songs that were popular around the time of WW1. We can’t wait to hear her perform some of the most famous wartime tunes, complete with vintage microphone and fashion. Our art teacher Katherine Pugh will also be attending the event to make poppy wreaths with the residents. Family and friends are welcome, of course.

Minibus Trips


Every Monday and Wednesday we have the minibus which enables us to make trips to destinations of our choosing! So keep an eye on where we are going every week!

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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News & Events at Thirlestaine Park

Welcome to our Autumn 2018 edition of the Thirlestaine Park Times

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A Visit from the Gloucestershire Constabulary Brass Band

Date posted: 29th October 2018

On Sunday 14th October, we had the Gloucestershire Constabulary Brass Band perform at Thirlestaine Park. They had a total of 9 different brass instruments to play and performed a variety of songs that were well-known to our residents. It was a very enjoyable afternoon with residents’ family and friends attending too. Many of our residents […]

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Non-stop Summer Activities at Thirlestaine Park

Date posted: 2nd October 2018

Over the summer, we enjoyed many minibus trips out and about to places like Paint It Yourself Pottery, Pittville Park and Cox’s Meadow. We believe that it is so important to take our residents out to have a change of scenery, explore different places and socialise with other residents. Now that we have our lovely […]

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Cheese and Wine Tasting for Thirlestaine Park!

Date posted: 29th August 2018

Here at Thirlestaine Park, we like to come up with new ideas for activities that keep our residents excited, engaged and also, bring them together socially. We achieved that this month through a cheese and wine tasting afternoon! Our residents enjoyed tasting a number of cheeses and complementary wines and the session was open to […]

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