The Riverview Suites at the Close are designed to cater for residents that live with Althemizers and Dementia and similar presentations. The staff are specialist trained and lead by a fantastic nursing team to support residents with their daily lives providing freedom, choice and independence. Riverview is a hive of activities with a large hub and specialist entertainment and actives being hosted there.


The Willows Suite is a quieter suite located on our second floor, designed for residents who will value a slightly more restful environment to help them during their time with us at The Close. The Suite features are brand new open plan kitchenette area and can be accessed using a lift or stairs with a brand new chair lift also.



The Dorchester and Clifton Suites caters to residents that live with a variety of needs and presentations, the teams are fully trained and experience in a manner of care requirements and we offer high grade and high dependency nursing care, bariatric care, ABI ( acquired brain injury)  care as well as general nursing, residential and respite care.



We look to place residents in the suite of the home that is best designed to cater for the needs of our resident, and are flexible enough understand this may change during the period of their stay with us.


Based on out innovative management structure we are lucky to also have Richard Edwards, our Non Clinical Services Manager working equally with both Clinical Managers who leads our ancillary and support services. Richard shares responsibility of the whole home and is available as a point of contact as a key part of the management team. Richard is again available via the homes switchboard, or via email on


Unrivalled locally as a centre of excellence, The Close Care Home offers residents long term, convalescent, respite and specialist care in four acres of landscaped gardens on the bank of the River Thames.


The luxurious environment supports the highest standards of care delivery, undertaken by our team of passionate and highly qualified staff.


Situated close to the historic city of Oxford and the picturesque market towns of Abingdon and Wallingford, our state of the art Care Home sits in the perfect location for a sophisticated and relaxing stay.























We pride ourselves on being a resident lead Care Home, as this is your home as much as it is ours. We treat every resident individually and tailor our care to meet your specific needs. Every resident receives an Individual Care Plan which is designed to build upon your strengths and to improve your quality of life, something we are constantly trying to achieve.


Standing for its own definition of quality and luxury, The Close is a beacon of exquisite care delivered in the most amazing setting. We welcome you to come and experience our hospitality, which truly make us an exceptional and unique Home. Otherwise, simply join us in our Bistro for a cup of tea!

The Close Care Home, Abingdon Road, Burcot, Oxon, OX14 3DP 01865407343