Bowfell House in Urmston has been chosen by residents and their families as one of the Top 20 care homes in the North West.

There are 1,859 homes in the North West with the top 20 receiving an award from the UK’s leading reviews guide to care homes,

The award is based on reviews of the care home written by their residents, as well as their friends and relatives.

Amanda Hopkins, reviews manager of, said:

“We now have over 200,000 reviews of care homes on so we are able to give people a real insight into what a care home and its staff are like. Our reviews show the quality of their care, activities and nutrition as well as if the care home is value for money and the standard of their facilities.

“Reviews of Bowfell House show they provide a high standard of care and we would like to congratulate them on being a Top 20 care home in North West England. It is such a big achievement to be named as a top rated care home by the residents who actually receive the care as well as their family and friends.”

“Choosing a care home can be emotionally and physically exhausting so we hope our awards which are given to the highest rated homes will help make the search easier.

Claire Callaghan, registered manager of Bowfell House, said:

“Bowfell House is incredibly proud to be recognized as a Top 20 Care Home in the North West. Our team work to the highest standards of Integrity, Compassion and Excellence, and this award serves to acknowledge all the hard work Team Awesome undertakes daily! Our Team make Bowfell what it is, and we couldn’t be more proud of each and every one of them.

“In these difficult times it is even more important for our families to know that their loved ones are well looked after and cared for and we would like to take this opportunity to thank them all for their continued support as we journey on and move towards opening our doors fully again.”

Claire Evans, care manager of Bowfell House, said:

“There is a great sense of a community at Bowfell House, the team support each other, and all have amazing values and such caring natures.

“I have never before worked for such kind, caring and responsive employers who truly value their workforce.

“Nor have I worked for an employer who centres everything they do around the happiness and wellbeing of their residents.

“It is an honour to be part of the Bowfell House Team.”

To view Bowfell House’s reviews go to

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