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Primrose House – New

Primrose House care home, Westward Ho! BidefordNew Residential Care Home in Westward Ho!

This exciting new state-of-the-art development offers 30 private en-suite bedrooms and plenty of communal living space, overlooking the stunning coastline of North Devon.

Primrose house offers:

  • 24 Hour care, 7 days a week
  • Long and short term care
  • Respite breaks
  • A home from home
  • Fully trained, experienced Care Team

Design Features at Primrose House:

  • ​Decor that not only satisfies the discerning-eye, but with tonal contrasts to present best known visual assistance to both the poor-sighted and to those with dementia
  • Bedroom doors that give an ‘own-home’ style front door and which discretely widen to allow prompt access for larger specialist care equipment
  • Stylish furnishings and furniture that are also specifically tailored to dementia needs and better safety for risk-of-falls cases
  • 24 hour continuous Heat-Exchange ventilation throughout that retains 90% of the heat from the extracted air and completely refreshes all the air during each hour
  • Under-floor heating that puts warmth exactly where people are, instead of high up at the ceiling
  • A sprinkler fire-safety system throughout, backed up by all usual alarms and other fire-fighting equipment

Features of the home include:

  • 30 private en-suite bedrooms
  • Televisions in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pretty garden
  • Sea views
  • 3 communal lounge areas
  • Dining Room
  • Visiting hairdresser, chiropodist, dentist, optician
  • Library
  • Various entertainment & activities
  • Arts & crafts
  • Music

Primrose House Tour

Primrose House Open Day

Care Fees from £571.40 per week

Care Fees are dependent on care needs and room choice, so will be calculated following a pre-admission assessment. For more information about these fees and what they include, click here.

Register your interest now and we will give you a call to discuss.


Contact Details

Home Manager: Stephanie Johnson

Address: Primrose House, 45 Atlantic Way, Westward Ho!, Bideford, Devon EX39 1JD

Tel: 01237 488023


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News from Primrose House – New

Little Blackie visits our Westward Ho! homes

‘Little Blackie’ belongs to one of our carers, Tracy, and was a huge hit with the residents at Donnington & Primrose. One of our residents, Shaun,  use to be a jockey and absolutely loved meeting the horse and reminiscing about the days when he use to ride and work in the stables. For another resident, […]

Cardboard Boat Race!

Over the summer, our Westward Ho! homes, Donnington and Primrose, took part in the Cardboard Boat Race as part of the Bideford Regatte. The boat did amazingly well, completing over two-thirds of the course before it began to sink! Terry did a fantastic job with the design and the construction of the boat. We came […]

Primrose House feature in the 2018 Luxury Care Home Guide

Stonehaven were invited to Coutts in London on Friday, to celebrate the inclusion of Primrose House in Knight Frank’s 2018 Luxury Care Home Guide. 100 of the most prestigious care homes across the county are featured in this beautifully presented guide, so it was a real honour to be there. Primrose House in Westward Ho! […]

High Tea for Mother’s Day in Westward Ho!

Donnington House and Primrose House in Westward Ho! will be celebrating Mother’s Day on Sunday, by serving a delicious high tea to residents and their visitors, from 4.30pm. Everyone welcome. Please let Mary the manager know, if you would like to attend.

Happy St Patrick’s Day…

…from the very gorgeous and very Irish Mary Horsfield, Manager at Donnington and Primrose House in Westward Ho!