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Begbrook House Care Home

Begbrook House Care Home

Sterncourt Road, Frenchay, Bristol, BS16 1LB
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Nursing care
Respite / Short stay
Dementia care
Sarah Wring
General Manager
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Begbrook House Care Home in Frenchay near Bristol

We are planning the re-development of Begbrook House Care Home as the facilities and environment at the home are not aligned to the standards we expect for our residents and staff who care for them. Due to the significant work needed we are sorry to say that we are not able to do this whilst residents are living in the home, so have made the difficult decision to close the home whilst we do this. We currently do not know how long the works will take to complete and will update you as soon as we do.

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Excellently situated, Begbrook House Care Home is set in Frenchay village, on the outskirts of Bristol. It is located near to Begbrook Green Park and Frenchay Hospital, and not far from all the amenities of Fishponds. We offer high quality nursing care and respite support for those who require shorter stays.

We have 32 bedrooms offering nursing care, all on ground floor level. The rooms are set across three wings, each with it’s own lounge room, and there are two dining spaces for residents to enjoy their meals in comfort. All furnishings and decor throughout the home are of an exceptionally high standard. All rooms have doors that open on to our splendid garden and paved walkways, meaning they can enjoy the grounds at their leisure.

Each day our chef prepares restaurant-style meals combining variety with a balanced diet and an emphasis on locally sourced ingredients. And we can cater to any dietary or health requirements, however complex.

As well as our team of carers and nurses, we have regular visits from GPs, physiotherapists, podiatrist, opticians and other professionals who provide services to residents at the home. We also have a hairdresser who visits every Monday to pamper residents. And everyone gets stuck in together – whether to serve breakfast or help  out with an activity.

Activities vary each week: from bingo and knitting club to sing-alongs and special events. And everything’s flexible – if it’s sunny we try and get outside, so everyone can appreciate the best of the day. We’ve built excellent links to the community, allowing residents to continue their lives outside the home with ease. We’ll often take residents to the park and local pubs and restaurants. Some residents have arrangements with relatives to go out on a regular basis, and we assist with that wherever possible.

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Types of care

Celebrating life, individuality and dignity is all part of the Barchester philosophy, so the care we provide is designed around these values. We understand that each person has individual needs, so our staff are trained to deliver bespoke, person-centred care to those we support.

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Nursing care

Respite / Short stay

Dementia care

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Amenities on site

Choice of lounges
Nutritious & delicious menus
Activity classes
Day trips

Care duration

Accept direct referrals
Accept referrals from local authorities
Intermediate care/home from hospital
Long-term placements


En-suite toilet
En-suite toilet plus bath/shower
Furnished rooms and own furniture welcomed
Nurse call system

Our Team

The dedicated and experienced team are passionate about providing quality care to each individual living at the home.

Sarah Wring

General Manager

Hello, I am Sarah and I am the General Manager at Begbrook House Care Home, welcome to our website!

I started out in care 27 years ago, during that time I have worked in many roles, some of which include Care Assistant, Team Leader, Deputy Manager and now General Manager.  

I have completed advanced dementia care training as well as end of life care. 

I am extremely passionate and dedicated to ensuring we provide the very best care here at Begbrook.

In my down time, I like to socialise with friends and family.

our staff

Our staff are like family

At Barchester, we’re cultivating an environment where you’ll have more than just a career – you’ll have a family.

Our people

Barchester’s Charitable Foundation distributes over £150,000 per year to individuals and small community groups/charities across England, Scotland and Wales.

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Life at Begbrook House Care Home

Our home is designed so that each person we care for feels completely supported in every aspect of their lives. First and foremost, the care and services we provide are delivered by trained professionals who are dedicated to looking after the health of each resident. Our activities programme is tailored around particular interests and our facilities are designed to enhance the lives of everyone living at the home. We also offer tasty and nutritious food that is prepared by a skilled team of chefs.

Food & Nutrition


Our fantastic catering team are always on hand to prepare tasty and nutritious food with fresh, seasonal produce that is cooked to the highest of standards.

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Activities & Events


Our varied activities programme reflects the dedication of our skilled staff, who bring a certain uniqueness to the home, which can&apost be found anywhere else.

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Care & Facilities


Our home is equipped with a number of facilities and features that serve to enhance the lives of those we support.

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What people say about us


Begbrook House Care Home in Frenchay near Bristol

CQC Overall rating


22 August 2019

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Your next steps to finding care

Our team are here to help you when you are ready to talk about the care and support you need. Please call our team to arrange a visit and come and take a look around our home.

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Our fees and contract

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