Queen Elizabeth Park residential care home in Guildford, Surrey is a community within a community. It sees residents, families and staff enjoy their time together.

This is not just a residential, nursing and dementia care home. Of course it provides all the features you would expect, like highly trained care and nursing staff available around the clock. But it goes much further than that. The interior is elegantly and tastefully put together and the menus are so delicious you’ll want to stay for dinner with your loved one every night. There is a real sense of home, where residents, staff and regular visitors create a vibrant community.

I immediately knew Queen Elizabeth Park was the right place for me. I was made to feel extremely welcome. My quality of life has greatly improved and I can lead a full and active life – much better than in my own home.

Frank Judd, resident

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The many facilities the home has to offer include a bar, lounge and dining areas.

If a resident is agitated or distressed, the room helps these feelings melt away. The home also offers pet therapy, where residents are encouraged to pet and stroke a specially trained Labrador which visits twice a week.

There is no time for boredom here. The weekly planned activities programme is full and varied. There are outings arranged twice a week. A quick hop on the home’s private mini bus and residents can enjoy a leisurely coffee and catch-up in town or a stroll around the Horticultural Gardens.

For those who would prefer to be entertained within the home, Queen Elizabeth Park has plenty to offer. Live musicians come along and play the residents’ favourite tunes, where everyone has a good old sing along, whilst screenings of classic movies, complete with popcorn, are also popular.

Type of care

  • Residential
  • Nursing care
  • Dementia care

Facilities

  • 77 en-suite bedrooms
  • Elegant lounge and dining areas
  • Manicured gardens
  • Mini bus

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We promote an active lifestyle at Queen Elizabeth Park and a wide variety of activities and events are organised to keep our residents occupied each day. We have forged close links with the community and are constantly visiting local places of interest, as well as bringing in local entertainers into our home.

Here are some examples that bring fun and laughter into the lives of our residents.

An example of our activities.

Monday AM – Nail Care
PM – Flower Arranging
Tuesday AM – Coffee Morning and Quiz
PM – Entertainment Afternoon
Wednesday AM – Trip to Garden Centre
PM – Mini-bus Trip
Thursday AM – Music and Movement
PM – Art and Craft
Friday AM – Visit the mobile shop
PM – Bingo and Raffle

Address

Queen Elizabeth Park

1-72 Hallowes Close
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 9LL

QEPGM@carebase.org.uk

Tel: 01483 324 087

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Residents at Queen Elizabeth Park receive an exceptional level of care thanks to a highly trained team of dedicated people. The home carries the butterfly service kite mark, which means staff are also fully trained in looking after patients with dementia.

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We love to hear from family members and friends about their experiences of life at Queen Elizabeth Park. How they feel about our home, the care we give and the team that make that possible.

Knowing the ways in which we have made a difference and touched the lives of those in our care – and their loved ones – is what keeps us focused on delivering the highest standard of care at all times.

  • Family of James

    November 18, 2014

    To the lovely staff at QEP,

    Thanks to you all for the kindness and care that you gave to our dad while he was with you. You made his time there comfortable & we know he appreciated what you did for him – as we do. It was a difficult few months but we will always be grateful for the dignity & compassion you showed him.

    With best wishes,
    Family of James

  • James Barber

    August 7, 2014

    To all staff at QEP,

    I’m writing to thank you for the exceptional standard of care my Granny received at your home. The staff were really comforting, welcoming and explained everything. I would like to thank them for always being so cheerful and welcoming to any family visiting.

    It was always reassuring and positive to be able to know that my Granny was in safe hands and being looked after as best as possible. It was also great to know she was probably enjoying herself and taking park in the amazing activities put on by the team, or tucking into her meals (or the something’s in between!). I always fondly remember of all the good times I’ve had visiting the home.

    Thank you for everything you have provided for the residents and their families and this care home.
    James Barber

  • Debbie, Jeff & Lesley

    July 23, 2014

    To Jean and all of your staff,

    Just wanted to say a huge ‘thank you’ to yourself and all of your staff who took such wonderful care of Sylvia when she was at Queen Elizabeth Park for respite care. I think the fact that she didn’t want to come home says it all!!

    All of the family are very grateful to you you all.

    Thank you very much,
    Debbie, Jeff & Lesley

  • Jennifer Woodyer

    June 17, 2014

    Dear Jean, Heather and Team

    Myself and my family would like to thank you all for your support and kindness over what was a very difficult time for us. I am truly grateful for the care and comfort you gave to Mum, Eveline, during her stay at Queen Elizabeth Park.

    Yours faithfully,
    Jennifer Woodyer

  • Mae Deverell

    June 11, 2014

    Dear Jean and Heather

    I want to say a very big ‘thank you’ for the very best attention Eric received at Queen Elizabeth Park.

    From the beginning I knew he was in the right place. I was in his room with his clothes, photos, etc when several members of staff came and introduced themselves and had a chat. On his 100th birthday, a great fuss was made of Eric and a party laid on at which all the family was able to be together. Last November we had a balloon and flowers on the table as we had lunch together to celebrateour 59th wedding anniversary.

    I would reccommend Queen Elizabeth park to anyone. The staff could not have been kinder. He was so well treated by everyone with the utmost respect and I cannot praise the staff enough. Eric was always comfortable and contented.

    My grateful thanks,
    Mae Deverell

  • Pippa Bray

    May 22, 2014

    I would like to thank all the people at who looked after my mother, Veronica, during her stay at Queen Elizabeth Park. Her care was wonderful and nothing was ever too much trouble.

    She always felt safe there, and the staff were always so sweet and kind with her, as they were with us.

    All in all, Queen Elizabeth Park is a happy and well run home, and I thank you again for the excellent care of my mother.

    Yours sincerely,
    Pippa Bray

  • Maureen & Brian

    February 16, 2014

    Dear Jackie

    A very big thank you to you and all the staff at QEP for the wonderful Valentine’s celebration last Friday.

    You had all put so much thought and effort into every detail from the table settings to the personalised Valentine cards, which were very moving. It was a lovely opportunity to meet other relatives in a very relaxed setting.

    The food was superb, and the handmade chocolates were very yummy! We all agreed it was a 5* service.

    Thank you all.

    With love,
    Maureen & Brian

  • Dorothy Pash

    November 2, 2013

    To all the staff at Queen Elizabeth Park

    Thank you for the wonderful care you gave to Lynda Ogle. Your job is so very important and difficult and you all gave her such great comfort, delivered with compassion.

    I wish I could thank each and every individual member of staff personally.

    Thank you.
    Dorothy Pash

  • Charles Allen

    April 29, 2013

    Dear June

    I am writing to tell you how much my family and I appreciated the care your nursing staff gave my wife during her stay at Queen Elizabeth Park.

    I understand the home has always had an excellent reputation for its care and consideration and we are very grateful to you and all your nursing staff for all the attention given during her stay.

    Yours sincerely,
    Charles Allen

  • Helen Highmoor

    January 11, 2013

    Dear sir/madam,

    I was very satisfied with the level of care at Queen Elizabeth Park and the staff have been very kind to my uncle and also to his daughter when she used to visit.

    I would like to say a huge ‘thank you’ to all the staff and hope that they know they are appreicated.

    Yours sincerely,
    Helen Highmoor

  • Moe Leverell

    January 7, 2013

    Dear June,

    I want to say a very big ‘thank you’ to everyone who made Erics 100th birthday party the success it was. Some of the family had not previously seen Eric at Queen Elizabeth Park and all were impressed at how well cared for he obviously is, and very contented. All the staff are always so helpful and supportive.

    Thank you again to everyone.
    Moe Leverell

  • Graham

    March 8, 2012

    Dear Queen Elizabeth Park,

    I wanted to express my heart felt thanks to you for all the care and attention you provided to my father and myself over the past three years.

    I have really appreicated your support and your ability to listen and to empathise.

    With affection,
    Graham

We are here to help you – please call Queen Elizabeth Park Care Home on 01483 324 087. If you are looking for a job at Queen Elizabeth Park please call our recruitment enquiry line on 0844 332 0599.