Sunrise of Westbourne

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Welcome to Sunrise of Westbourne

“My dedicated team and I feel privileged to spend each day with our residents, giving them the very best care and enhancing their quality of life.” – Doina Tampu-Ababei – Deputy Manager

We're excited to welcome new residents into our homes and can't wait to meet you. Please click here to find out more.

Sunrise of Westbourne is a care home providing personalised nursing, dementia care and assisted living in Westbourne, Bournemouth. Respite care is also available if your loved one needs to recover after a hospital stay or if you simply need a break from your everyday routine.End of life care is also an option for those who need comfort and nursing care towards the end of their lives.

With 61 years of experience within our Heads of Departments and Senior Carers, we’re proud that we have been inspected and rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission.

We know that even small things – like personalising your room or being able to have your favourite meal in the dining room – can mean a great deal. That’s why we work with you and your loved ones to tailor the care plan for their unique needs.

It’s also important for our residents to stay active, both mentally and physically. Our dedicated activities and events coordinator works hard to create a range of classes including knit and natter, singing and dancing, entertainment, trips and outings.

All our Sunrise locations have team members that are qualified and experienced in offering palliative care. If you’d like to speak with someone about options and next steps, call us today or complete the form to arrange a visit.

Sunrise of Westbourne is situated within easy access to the centre of Bournemouth and the mainline train station. We are also near the beautiful beaches of Bournemouth and Poole.

Life at Sunrise of Westbourne

Our residents, team members, professionals and friends and family give you a snapshot of life at Sunrise of Westbourne over the last few months. Watch and listen to the stories of how Sunrise have kept residents safe and entertained during the COVID-19 pandemic and why they wouldn’t want to be anywhere else.


Resident Highlights of Sunrise of Westbourne*

● "From the first day mum moved in, the staff have been superb. They are all incredibly caring people showing huge empathy towards all the residents." Neil B., Son of a Resident

● "Mum has settled far more quickly than I expected. The home itself is beautiful, the coffee shop, lounge and dining room are perfect. Wonderful atmosphere." A.M., Daughter of a Resident

● "A vibrant and welcoming community with a 'nothing's too much trouble' outlook. From the housekeeping right up to the senior management." Richard M., Son of a Resident

● "Beautiful care home with a fantastic staff that are so passionate about the care they deliver." Abigail B., Friend of a Resident

● ‘Sunrise have provided the surety of mum’s safety and happiness when we were away. They are tireless in their efforts to make everyone comfortable, safe and enjoy their living. The palliative care offered was outstanding. Staff ensured mum had a comfortable, peaceful passing with her family.’ C.W., Daughter of a Resident

*These testimonials have been independently checked by

Community Features

Our Westbourne care home includes:

● Fully furnished ensuite rooms

● Range of daily activities and social events

● Freshly prepared, nutritious meals

● Bright and airy bistro

● Comfortable, homely lounges

● Minibus for outings and day trips

● Picturesque landscaped garden

● Sociable dining rooms

● Option to personalise their room

● Pet-friendly

Deputy Manager, Doina Tampu-Ababei received the 'Champion of Quality Care 2018' award for Sunrise of Westbourne.


We are very proud to announce that Sunrise of Westbourne was  awarded a place in the "Top 20 Care Homes South West England  2020" by, read here for more!



Our Westbourne care home is very proud to be a registered 'Safe Haven' - An initiative that involves a temporary place of safety (Safe Haven) that Dorset Police can take someone to (who has dementia-type symptoms) who has been found lost, while identification is made and a carer is located.

GSF Westbourne

Sunrise of Westbourne is delighted to have been awarded the Quality Hallmark Award at Platinum status for their End of Life Care, following a re accreditation by the Gold Standards Framework (GSF).

Visit our care home in Westbourne and discover what life is like at our friendly and warm community. Find out more about our services and book a tour today on 01202 629476.

Watch: Sunrise of Westbourne - Robert's Story


*Any data and information submitted will not be shared outside of Sunrise Senior Living and Gracewell Healthcare, our senior living and luxury care home offerings.

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You can trust Sunrise to keep you safe

We’ve put in place rigorous infection control procedures, regular testing schedules and ‘safe visit’ protocols along with many other measures to help reduce the risk of infection entering our care home.

Our first priority is to help our residents feel safe. Only then can we do what we do best. Helping them to live the most independent, active and fulfilling lives they can. 

Whether you require residential, dementia, nursing, or palliative care, in the short or long term, we are - and always will be - here for you.

Please call for new enquiries on 01202 629476 to find out more about life at Sunrise of Westbourne.

Visiting our homes: latest information

Due to the latest national restrictions, we continue to monitor the situation on a daily basis, following public health advice. We’ve a detailed set of criteria to inform when an individual home can be reopened safely to limited visiting either by families or existing residents. The majority of our homes are open for new residents.

How we’re keeping our care homes safe

At Sunrise Senior Living UK, the health and happiness of our residents is of the utmost importance. It’s why over 90% of our care homes are rated as Good or Outstanding by the CQC. That’s why we’ve put in place a range of rigorous measures to help reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection within our homes, and to protect the physical and emotional wellbeing of our residents and the team around them.

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