Westgate House Care CentreEstablished care and nursing home

Supporting the local community for many years

Westgate House Care Centre based in Ware, Hertfordshire prides itself on supporting the local community for many years by offering a warm and welcoming home for residents. Offering residential, nursing, dementia and palliative care,. Westgate House care centre has 109 ensuite rooms has and an array of home from home amenities.

Part of Westgate Healthcare, which is a family-owned care group, the Care Centre provides exceptional care from compassionate and supportive team members, who strive to make each resident’s stay as comfortable whilst enhancing their wellbeing.

Westgate House is built according to dementia care best practice. The staff are friendly and the environment is calming and relaxing. The Garden Café is a firm favourite, residents can enjoy a coffee and a chat while reading the morning paper. The Lavender Restaurant, White Hart pub and Cinema are also very popular choices for socialisation. The sensory courtyard offers the perfect space to spend time with friends and relatives. The home offers a balanced care plan for each resident, whilst allowing residents the freedom to enjoy the activities they love. The charming living and dining quarters brings residents together to socialise and build friendships. 

Facilities include

Westgate House Care Centre has many fantastic facilities providing an extremely relaxed and friendly living experience. The facilities include:

  • Welcoming living spaces
  • Well presented bedrooms
  • Homely environment
  • Charming gardens and outdoor spaces
  • In-house cinema
  • Cafe and brasserie
  • Salon
  • Library
  • Sensory room
  • Lounges
  • Comfortable dining areas
  • Day trips
  • Full activity programme
  • Visitors’ onsite parking
  • Internet access/Wi-Fi
  • Visiting services include (but not limited to) chiropodist, dentist, optician

Westgate Care Group has more than 20 years’ experience providing specialist and general residential care for people in later life. They have shaped their care experience by listening to and learning from the people who come to live with them. Westgate House Care Centre understands that one of the greatest fears for older people is losing their independence. But residential care doesn’t have to feel that way. The centre offers a safe environment that feels like home, which in turn encourages independence for each resident. They believe that life is to be lived and loved, so they put individual choice at the heart of home design and activity planning.

Personalised care packages

Respect, person-centred care and the ability to choose and make your own decisions is what Westgate House Care Centre believes in. It is also their belief that, as unique individuals, everybody deserves the level of care and attention that suits them personally. Every resident that enters Westgate House has a tailored, individual care plan. Happiness depends on being able to live life the way you want to. So, the emotional, psychological, physical and medical needs of your loved one, in combination with their personal lifestyle preferences, define their experience at the home.

Care We Offer

  • Residential
  • Nursing
  • Dementia
  • Palliative

To find out more about the care at Westgate House Care Centre please click HERE

Food and nutrition

Westgate House offers nutritious menus tailored to individual tastes and requests, which can be enjoyed in the social dining rooms, or residents and families can enjoy private dining. Eating the right food to keep healthy and well is essential throughout life, they are designed to meet the micro and macro nutritional needs of all residents. Every meal reflects each individual’s likes, dislikes and dietary requirements. Mealtimes provide a source of great pleasure for residents with important social, cultural and religious purposes. The chefs create bespoke themed menus throughout the year taking in flavours from around the world. Residents have a variety of snacks and accompaniments available throughout the day for those that prefer to eat little but often.

Activities and lifestyle

Westgate House Care Centre think life is to be loved. Moving into residential care shouldn’t change that and of course, everyone has different interests, tastes and preferences. The home provides maximum choice and variety, everyone can choose the lifestyle they prefer. The care centre provides the right space, for solitude or socialising. The wellbeing and activities team work tirelessly and continuously to create a stimulating timetable of individual and group activities and everything is, of course, optional. Regular activities include bingo, movie nights, arts and crafts, gardening, exercise sessions, games and visits. 

Help and advice

Westgate House understand that moving into care can be a stressful time for residents and their families. With that in mind please click HERE to see some of the most common questions asked. The home, is of course, always available to answer any specific questions in more detail. 

Arrange a visit

Westgate House welcome you to arrange a visit, meet the friendly team and explore what life at your future home could be like. If you are looking for relaxing and friendly living alongside exceptional residential care in Ware, this is an ideal choice.


Established care and nursing home
Established care and nursing home

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    Established care and nursing home


    • Dementia
    • Short Stay
    • Nursing Care
    • Respite Care
    • Residential Care