Choosing the Hollies

We understand that choosing a care home is a major decision. That is why we strive to provide
exceptional service and a trusted level of care for physical, mental and emotional needs – to give you
and your loved ones complete confidence and peace of mind.

Types of care…

At the Hollies, we respect each person as an individual and aim to create
an environment that is both caring and supportive, whilst encouraging independence and respecting our residents’ dignity. We practise a holistic approach within an inclusive, empowering and anti-discriminatory environment.

We offer • Residential Care • Nursing Care • Respite Care
• Dementia Care • Independent Care • Assisted Care

Fees & funding…

Fees include accommodation, tailored care plans, meals, occupational therapy, most activities and entertainment costs, laundry as well as overhead costs (heating, lighting, maintenance). All fees are calculated daily and are payable monthly in advance. Fee levels vary according to room grade – full details are accessible via our current fees policy schedule, which is reviewed annually. Residents may be eligible for government funding towards the cost of care fees, dependent on financial circumstances. If you have any questions, we would be happy to talk through our fees with you.

Extra Resources…

26th November 2021

The Benefits of Twenty-Four-Hour Dementia Care

Taking care of a loved one with dementia can be become increasingly challenging over time and sometimes can become more demanding very quickly.   Dementia can impact an individual’s quality of life leading to anxiety for family and friends. As emotional, mental and physical awareness changes so to will care needs. Very often it is [...]

26th October 2021

Bessys Tea Room at Holly Oak

Bessys Tea Room at Holly Oak One of Gloucestershire’s most loved, Holly Oak in Dursley’s has opened its doors to the most fabulous Bessys Tea Room. Bessys was inspired by founder Kaye’s passion for top class hospitality and the belief that community spirit is fostered through coming together to share meaningful moments.  Bessys offers the [...]

31st August 2021

Improving Opportunities for the Elderly to Socialise 

Improving Opportunities for the Elderly to Socialise  We are all very aware of the importance of social contact to mental and physical health and wellbeing, and this is particularly the case in caring for the elderly. We should always strive to increase opportunities for social interaction in order to improve our loved ones quality of [...]


We are members of many professional care bodies, both locally and nationally – including the Gloucestershire Care Providers Association and the Registered Nursing Home Association.

Thank you to everyone at the Hollies for your unwavering care of Dad. To all the managers, admin staff, nurses, care workers, cleaners and catering staff. You are all wonderful.