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Created by potrace 1.16, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2019
Created by potrace 1.16, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2019

Inpatient care

Our Inpatient Unit is a 28-bed, specialist end-of-life and palliative care centre, located by Bray Lake on Windsor Road, Maidenhead. Surrounded by stunning landscaped gardens, many with a view of the lake, each room has an en-suite bathroom, smart television, space for families to stay over and a private terrace.

Created by potrace 1.16, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2019

Compassionate care and support

People are admitted to the Inpatient Unit for various reasons. Some may come in to help relieve pain and manage symptoms so they are able to return home again, while others find it a safe haven in which to be cared for and comforted in their final few weeks or days. We are also here to ensure we give the best emotional, practical and spiritual support to patients and their loved ones.

Our compassionate care and support is provided by our multi-disciplinary medical team, nurses, therapists and health care assistants who work together to develop the best possible care plan, tailored to individual needs.

Our inpatient services and facilities

To take a virtual tour of our Inpatient Unit, please visit our 'Take a Tour' page.

As an inpatient you can also access:

  • Emotional support and wellbeing services
  • Complementary therapies - holistic massage, aromatherapy, reflexology, acupuncture and Reiki
  • Physiotherapy - to relieve discomfort and aid mobility
  • Lymphoedema - skin care, exercise, manual lymphatic drainage, compression hosiery, lymphoedema bandage and Kinesio taping.
  • Occupational therapy - expertise, education, equipment, and practical help for to support a smooth transition of care through the different services.

The Sanctuary

The Sanctuary is a dedicated space offering patients and their loved ones somewhere to reflect, think, pray or to simply have some peace away from the Inpatient Unit.

With magnificent views of the Hospice gardens and Bray Lake, The Sanctuary and outdoor terrace area also offer a wonderful space to host special occasions for families such as weddings and parties for up to 20 guests, as well as our own ‘Time to Remember’ ceremonies.

Watch the video on the right to take a virtual tour of The Sanctuary.


You can park for free in our large visitor's car park, located outside the main entrance of the Hospice.

    Family amenities

    We have a visitors room available for patients' loved ones to use day and night who may wish to have some space to relax away from the Inpatient Unit. There are toys, games and entertainment for children and young adults.

    We also have a dedicated visitors bedroom with an en-suite available at the Hospice for a family member, friend or carer to stay overnight. To book please contact our Inpatient Unit Reception Manager on 01753 848973.

    Free WiFi is available at the Hospice for you and your visitors to use. USB points are available for charging devices in all patient rooms and throughout the Hospice.

    Our café is situated in the main reception, serving a delicious selection of hot and cold food and beverages. Please click here for further information on our opening times and appetising menus. A vending machine is also located on the Inpatient Unit for light snacks.

    What do I need to bring?

    If you are staying with us at the Hospice, please see below a list of recommended items to bring with you:

    • Nightwear, including pyjamas, slippers and dressing gowns
    • Medications and prescribed skincare
    • Personal medical equipment, such as catheter bags and clinical dressings
    • Nutritional supplements (if required)
    • Personal toiletries including toothbrush, toothpaste and grooming products 
    • Day clothes, please label this with your name
    • Home comforts if you wish, such as photos, flowers and blankets
    Created by potrace 1.16, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2019
    Created by potrace 1.16, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2019

    "That’s my biggest experience of being at the Hospice – it’s about living with your illness not dying.”

    - Maria

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    Available: Mon-Fri, 8am - 5pm

    01753 842121

    Palliative care advice line

    7 days a week, 24 hours a day

    01753 848925

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