Guthrie House Care Home in Edinburgh
A warm welcome to Guthrie House Care Home, Edinburgh
You’ll find Guthrie House Care Home is a modern purpose-built home, set in landscaped gardens, conveniently situated in the South-East of Edinburgh. We are in easy reach of the A720 and close by to public transport, making us easily accessible for visitors to pop-in for a chat.
Our Care team offers nursing care for people who have complex medical needs, as well as 24-hour nursing dementia care provided by specialist teams trained in the complexities of looking after those living with dementia, who may also have other long-term medical conditions.
We run a busy activities programme so residents get the most out of every day, including regular day trips out, and visiting entertainers. We have strong links with local voluntary groups and churches, who always put a smile on our residents’ faces.
We are only half a mile from the shopping centre and a short drive away from the city centre, which makes for a great day out for residents and their loved ones.
Life at Guthrie House Care Home
"We feel safer knowing that she is being well cared for and the staff are really helpful and try to help her."
"The staff are special human beings, so passionate and dedicated to what they do - providing excellent care to the residents."
"I would recommend Guthrie House to anyone who requires nursing home care."
Learn more about the care available
For people with an on-going medical condition. This is similar to residential care but with the addition of 24-hour support from a team of qualified nurses. Learn More
Nursing Dementia Care
This is 24-hour nursing care provided by specialist teams trained in the complexities of looking after those living with dementia, who may also have other long-term medical conditions. Learn More
Palliative and End of Life Care
This is specialist support for people with a life-limiting illness to relieve their symptoms and make them as comfortable as possible. We understand that this can be a sensitive time and teams offer compassionate support, providing advice or an opportunity to talk. Learn More
After a stay in hospital, people who are over the worst can still need a certain amount of care to help with rehabilitation so they can return home with confidence. Our intermediate care beds play a vital role in supporting local health and social care services by offering older people an alternative to an extended stay on a ward. Learn More
If you are looking for care, we meet hundreds of individuals, family members and friends in a similar position and would be happy to show you the home and discuss care options. Please call, email or fill in the form below.
- 12 Lasswade Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH16 6RZ