The Crest Care Home

The Crest

32 Rutland Drive, Harrogate,

Visit us today at The Crest Residential Home in Harrogate

Harrogate is one of the best towns in Yorkshire, so where better to set up home than in The Crest Residential Home? Situated on the outskirts of the town in a quiet area near the countryside and an excellent golf club.

Like all Bupa care homes, the level of care available is of the highest standard. We provide residential dementia care, convalescence, palliative care and respite. You can be sure that if your loved ones need assistance day or night then someone is always on hand to help them.

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Care types

  • Care for those recovering from surgery or illness, through a combination of rest appropriate exercise and balanced diet.

  • We provide respectful pro-active care for residents and relatives in their last days of life. We ensure that their physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs are considered and met.

  • 24-hour care and assistance provided for those living with dementia, with a lifestyle profile created to make them feel safe and comfortable.

  • Round the clock care in a safe, comfortable environment for up to six weeks. Perfect for carers who are ill, on holiday or just need a break.

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Customer Satisfaction Report

We're always striving to improve our treatments and services so feedback from residents and relatives is very important to us. The results of this help us provide the best care possible.

Independent Care Inspectorate Report

We are regulated by the Care Inspectorate. This helps us to identify how we can deliver person-centred care for the people living in Bupa homes.

Life at The Crest Residential Home

It's easy to meet new people as every day there are activities to join, new things to do and people to chat to.

Our activities

We have plenty of interesting events and activities to keep our residents occupied, we encourage anyone to carry on with any hobbies they may have.

We have our own activity co-ordinator, who meets every resident to find out what sorts of activities they are interested in. The co-ordinator will also make recommendations about suitable activities that they may not have considered before.

Whether it's a word game, a movement to music session or a crafts activity, there's often something interesting happening every day at the home. Those interested in gardening can even tend their own plot in the garden.

Additional information:

  • Regular days out
  • Additional therapies available
  • Local community events

Our food

We want to make sure that every resident gets the food that they like – and also a varied menu that meets any dietary requirements they may have. To make sure that happens, our chef meets with our residents to plan a menu for them that they know they'll enjoy.

Additional information:

  • Nutritionally balanced meals
  • Varied menu every day
  • Night Bite menu available
  • Menu posted in large, clear type

Come and visit us for afternoon tea and we will show you around

We have a team on hand who will be happy to answer any questions you have about our homes

How do I arrange a visit?

We have an open door policy, so you are welcome to pop in to the home at any time. However, we recommend you avoid visiting at main meal times as these can be very busy. If you would like to speak to the home manager when you visit, you can make an appointment by calling us first. Download our guide to choosing a care home

Can I bring my own furniture?

Depending on its size, new residents are welcome to bring furniture to their new room. Many of our residents bring a favourite armchair or pictures and other small belongings to personalise their room.

How soon can I move in?

This depends on availability of rooms in the home, understanding the cost of care and the person moving in receiving a care assessment.

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Talk to our Elderly Care Support Line

Care Home facilities

Our rooms

Every bedroom at The Crest Residential Home is decorated to a high standard and comes with a remote-controlled television and 24-hour call system. Some of the rooms also have ensuite bathroom facilities and views over the stunning garden.

The Crest has three comfortable lounges, which are the ideal places to sit, relax and catch up with the other residents or with visiting friends.


Additional information:

  • Rooms cleaned daily
  • Laundry service
  • 24-hour call system
  • Televisions in all rooms

Care facilities

  • Individual diets catered for
  • 24 hour call system
  • Residents access to a GP
  • Highly trained nursing staff
  • Personalised care plan
  • Access to an optician
  • Reminiscence sessions
  • Access to 24 hour care
  • Dedicated activity co-ordinator
  • Laundry and cleaning services
  • Access to a memory box

Room facilities

  • Ensuite facilities
  • Rooms with garden view
  • TV points

Indoor facilities

  • Communal flat screen TV
  • Communal lounge
  • Dedicated activity room

What's next?

Book a visit

Call now to book a visit and meet our care home manager, who can answer any questions you may have.

Find out about care home costs

There’s a lot to figure out when it comes to funding. Pop in for a visit and we will be happy to talk it over.

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