Thistle Hill Care Centre is close to the market town of Knaresborough and the spa town of Harrogate.

It provides high-quality 24-hour nursing and specialist dementia care, as well as care for younger people with disabilities, Multiple Sclerosis and acquired brain injury.

Thistle Hill Care Home is wheelchair accessible and set in lovely grounds. Rooms have en-suite facilities, TV and phone point. Nurse call systems give peace of mind. Residents have access to kitchen facilities, there is private dining and relatives are also welcome to dine with residents. There are visiting support services, physiotherapy and massage on site.

The features and facilities are designed to the highest standards to enhance the lives of residents. Staff make sure residents are supported in terms of their needs and also able to get the best from life.

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  • SafeGood
  • Well-ledGood
  • CaringGood
  • ResponsiveGood
  • EffectiveGood
Last CQC report update July 17, 2018 • Listing updated May 5, 2020

Registered Manager: Mandy Scott


Number of beds: 85

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Ensuite Bedrooms?:YES
Residents may bring: Own furniture
Own decoration
Rooms have: Phone point
TV point
Internet Access
Lifts *: Full lift
Wheelchair access *: To all floors
Outdoors *: Secure garden
Seating area
Weekly cost: Accept local authority rates
Accept Continuing Care funding
Meals: Meals are Flexible
Meals can be taken in own room
There is a choice of menu
Residents assist in planning meals
Meals are prepared in the home
Snacks are available at any time
Vegetarians are catered for
Special diets are accommodated for
Family and friends: Visitors welcome at any time
Available activities: Entertainment in the home
Regular activities programme
Location type *:Town/City
Near Public Transport:YES
Registration & Specialisms
Care for people who need: Minimal help
Moderate help
A high level of help
Services / Care offered: Acquired Brain Injury
Adult care (over 18 years)
Elderly care
Huntingdon’s Disease
Mental health condition
Multiple Sclerosis
Neuro Rehabilitation
Physical disability
Respite cover
Spinal Injury Care
Stroke Care