Elizabeth House (Care Home), Welwyn Garden City

Elizabeth House aims to provide the highest standards of residential care to those people aged 65 and over.

Situated in the Panshanger area of Welwyn Garden City, Elizabeth House has been officially recognised as providing the highest level of care by the Care Quality Commission who awarded a 3 star 'excellent' rating in 2009 and 2011 following their Review of Compliance.

Please click below on 'see the report' to view in full the latest Care Quality Commission's inspection report.


Elizabeth House offers:

  • modern facilities, fully refurbished in 2013
  • 54 rooms all of which have ensuite facilities
  • specialist bathrooms
  • lifts which provide access to the upper floors
  • landscaped gardens
  • specialist facilities for dementia care

In terms of care, Elizabeth House offers:

  • care and support which enables residents to live as independently as possible
  • care and support to residents with varying forms of dementia
  • an environment where the key principles of fairness, respect, equality, dignity, autonomy and right to life are promoted
  • an environment which actively encourages residents to continue to participate in activities which are important to them
  • a structured activities programme
  • a highly experienced and qualified care team

If you are considering applying for accommodation at Elizabeth House then why not read our Elizabeth House Service Users Guide which gives a fuller picture of life at Elizabeth House. You may also wish to check our current Fees Schedule.

Because Elizabeth House is a care home, not a nursing home, we are unable to accept applications from people who have been assessed as needing nursing care.

Elizabeth House has an active Friends of Elizabeth House whose voluntary contribution is invaluable. Elizabeth House encourages family and friends to become "friends" and give whatever time they can to assist with activities or spend some valuable time with our residents. Visit us at www.foehwgcha.org.uk.