Cardiff and South Wales
Sandville Self Help Centre, Sandville Court, Ton Kenfig, Near Bridgend, CF33 4PU
Tel: 01656 743344
“Sandville is set in beautiful surroundings away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Open to all people suffering difficulties, we offer social and psychological care for patients and families in a very relaxed and happy atmosphere. We offer overnight stays from Monday to Friday for those needing respite or a place to retreat. If you are receiving treatment at Velindre Hospital, we can transport you there and back every day. We offer a range of complementary therapies, including Reflexology, Self-Hypnosis, Reiki, Hydrotherapy and Acupuncture. There is no charge, but, should you wish to donate please see a member of staff”.
Under 50 miles from Cardiff
Merton House Holiday Hotel, Edde Cross Street, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 7BZ Tel: 01989 563252
Holiday Hotel for the elderly and for people with disabilities. Ideally suited for guests requiring the use of a wheelchair.
“Door To Door Transport Available, including specially adapted vehicles to accommodate wheelchairs. Merton House Hotel prides itself on the warm friendly welcome it provides for all our guests. It is ideally suited for those guests who may feel the need for a holiday, where their needs are cared for with a little more understanding. Carers accompanying guests are very welcome. The main lounge overlooks our beautiful gardens, where it is a real pleasure to sit and enjoy the view, or afternoon drink, and then the evening entertainment we put on four nights a week”.
The Grove, 2 Grove Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, BH1 3AU
Tel: 01202 552233
“A unique, luxury hotel by the seaside in Bournemouth – especially for you and your family, carers or friends. Owned by Macmillan charity, our tariff is very reasonable as we are non-profit making. You can enjoy a couple of days or weeks. Eat delicious food. Visit local areas and beauty spots on our free coach trips. There is a nurse on duty for advice and support if you need one”.
Kingham Cottage, Summer Lane, Combe Down, Bath, BA2 7EU
‘After Umbrage’, PO BOX 1310, Oundle, Peterborough, PE2 2PE
Download a referral form and take it to your local hospice or GP.
“Kingham Cottage is a lovely retreat just five minutes from Bath, but far enough from everything to give a few days of peace and quiet as well. Two bedrooms (double and twin), bathroom, kitchen/dining room”.
Free of Charge, although once booked a fully refundable £50 deposit is required.