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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

Stephanie Johnson, Manager, Primrose House
Stephanie Johnson, Manager

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CQC Report


Food Hygene Rating 5

News from Primrose House – New

Training the Care Team

At Stonehaven, we take team training extremely seriously, to ensure we are providing the very highest standard of care to our residents. A comprehensive training package is provided for all our staff. We ask that all mandatory courses are completed within the first year of employment with us, with ad hoc and refreshers courses continuning throughout their Stonehaven career. Here are some of the Primrose House team, on a recent Safegaurding course with excellent trainer, Deborah Cox.

New name for Donnington – ‘Bluebell House’

Westcountry based Stonehaven Care Group have announced the name change of Donnington House, on Atlantic Way in Westward Ho! to the new name: ’Bluebell House.’ Bluebell House stands immediately next door to Primrose House, which is Stonehaven’s latest new build care home with state of the art care facilities. Explaining the change, Stephen Stone, Managing […]

Rat Pack Pete performs at Primrose House

Rat Pack Pete’s performance at Primrose this month attracted over 20 residents. One of our ladies got up and took the stage to sing Frank Sinatra’s hit ‘My Way’. The lady in question was a professional singer and has sang to huge audiences in venues as big as the Albert Hall! She definitely still has […]

Let’s Get Physical

Primrose House in Westward Ho! have recently introduced Move It Or Lose it exercise classes to their weekly activity programme. These are extremely popular, and the benefits to the residents physical and mental well being are great! The residents have all got stuck in and really enjoy these classes which are set to music.

Virtual Dementia Tour at Primrose House

As part of our ‘Dementia Awareness’ Open House at Primrose House on Thursday 1st November 2018, we have invited the Virtual Dementia Tour back to the home to provide guests and members of the local community the opportunty to get a glimpse of life as a Dementia sufferer. The VDT uses patented sensory tools and […]