Welcome to Clova House Care Home

You'll find Clova House in Ripon, North Yorkshire, famous for its cathedral, cenotaph, horn blower, and clock tower, and close to Fountains Abbey.

Here our dedicated team offers 24-hour residential care to suit individual need, ranging from permanent residential care to shorter respite or intermediate care.

Ours is a well equipped, attractive and carefully converted property. It stands in its own grounds with views over our landscaped gardens.

There's a comfortable lounge area, a TV lounge area with large bay windows, a lounge area at the rear, and a further lounge area on the first floor.

We also have a welcoming ground-floor dining room, and a conservatory leading to the garden area where residents can take in the fresh air, or help with planting or potting.

We have single, single en-suite and double en-suite bedrooms with excellent garden views. All rooms have TV points and great safety systems.

We love residents to personalise these spaces and to choose their own colour schemes to make them feel more homely.

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Life at Clova House Care Home

A carer and a resident

The outstanding factor which warrants the highest commendation at this home is the quality of the staff. They genuinely care for the residents. A few months ago, my mother who has been resident at Clova for six years was in hospital for three weeks, suffering from pneumonia. Members of the staff on their own initiative, at their own expense and in their own time bought her flowers and visited her in hospital, even though the hospital is over twelve miles from Clova House. On my mother's discharge from hospital they went out of their way to welcome her back. My mother is 94 suffers from vascular dementia and her mood can switch from 'sweet old lady' to 'wild and aggressive' within seconds. I am sure she is not easy to deal with, but in the six years she has been resident at Clova House she has experienced only loving care and consideration. The home has an excellent team superbly led by an experienced manager and deputy. If I were to choose an apt motto for Clova House it would be 'Care, Compassion, Competence.'

Tony Morris, Son of Resident/Service User at Clova House Care Home

Mother has been in the home some seven years, in all the time there the people running the home and everyone involved could not have been more caring and attentive. They have looked after her with all the love and care anyone could wish for. I am very pleased with everything that has been done no complaints whatsoever.

Norman Lonsdale, Son of Resident/Service User at Clova House Care Home

Types of care

Residential care

This is for those who may need some help with daily activities such as eating, washing,...

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Dementia care

People living with dementia have different needs, so either a residential or nursing care home...

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Respite care

Respite care, or short-stay care, means someone can stay at Clova House Care Home whether...

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Intermediate care

Also known as "step-up, step-down", or rehabilitation care, intermediate care offers an alternative...

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Facilities & services

Making care special is at the heart of Clova House Care Home in Ripon. Our philosophy starts with getting to know each person as an individual and understanding what they need.

  • On site hairdressing
  • Quiet lounge
  • TV lounge
  • Lifts
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Patio
  • Conservatory
  • Wi-fi

Our news


30 Mar 2017

On Monday 27th March 2017 Four Seasons scooped the ‘Flu Fighter Social Care Award’ at the prestigious Flu Fighter awards.

The Flu Fighter award celebrate the great achievements of flu teams and organisations who promote the importance of flu vaccinations to everyone in their organisation.

Four Seasons was shortlisted for the ‘Social Care Award’ after being nominated following the success of the internal Flu and You campaign. Before being presented with the award, Daniel Mortimer, Chief Executive for NHS Employers said: “Four Seasons Heath Care launched its campaign with the goal of reducing the occurrence of flu in its colleagues. They created leaflets and flu packs that provided details about the importance of the flu vaccination and how to get vaccinated. This worked really well and they had an extra 1,600 colleagues vaccinated, which increased uptake by 22% this season. Well done.”


23 Sep 2016

The autumnal weather has slowly started to creep in, but that hasn’t stopped residents at Clova House Care Home in Ripon toasting a fond farewell to the lovely British Summer.

Billy Partridge, Home Manager, told us: “The residents went and enjoyed a bit of relaxation time in the sunshine with some lovely cakes and cocktails. It was really nice to see them enjoy themselves. After all who doesn’t enjoy a lovely drink in the sunshine?”

Are you looking for a care home in Ripon? Clova House Care Home provides support for all types of care including residential care, dementia care, respite and intermediate care.


26 Aug 2016

Congratulations to the care team at Clova House for raising £500 for the residents’ fund.

Lorna Drummond (Senior Care Assistant), Amber Brooks (Personal Activities Leader), Amanda Atkins (Care Assistant) and Shannan Pruden (Senior Care Assistant) took part in the Leeds Big Fun run, a 5km run around Roundhay Park on Saturday 6th August 2016, raising money for special resident experiences for those in their care.

Kirsty Collins, Home Manager of Clova House Care Home in Ripon, said: “We are all very proud of the ladies. They kept each other motivated all the way round. Some of the residents even went to the finish line to cheer them on. I also want to thank everyone for their kind donations. The money will help us to provide special experiences for our residents based on their likes and favourite things.”

Are you looking for a care home in Ripon? Clova House Care Home provides support for all types of care including residential care, dementia care, respite care and intermediate care.

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If you'd like to arrange a visit to Clova House Care Home in Ripon, or talk to us about our care options, please call, email, or fill in the contact form.

Care home manager: Kirsty Collins

2 Clotherholme Road, Ripon, HG4 2DA

01765 800698

01765 690902

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