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Rathfriland Manor Nursing Home has underwent a major 18 month long building project with the end product being a modern state of the art new build caring facility for the future. It now offers accommodation to 54 residents - 30 beds for the frail/elderly, 24 Dementia Nursing. The Home has been finished to an extremely high standard with excellent attention to detail

The Home provides nursing care for long term residentís and also for residentís who require respite or day care - with needs varying from minimal support and assistance, to total nursing care.

Rathfriland Manor offers two specialised units for dementia nursing. These units have been designed and constructed in line with the Dementia Services Development Centre at the University of Sterling ensuring that those suffering from dementia are availing of first class treatment, services and facilities appropriate to their own individual needs.

The Manor has recently added a new luxury suite. The Bronte Suite offers a private foyer, leading to a spacious bedroom and living area, with en suite; all finished with exquisite quality and meticulous attention to detail. The Bronte Suite accommodates a comfortable seating area; perfect for relaxation and recreation. The bespoke bed and sumptuous bedding guarantees peaceful rest and recuperation. The spacious en suite boasts striking floor to ceiling imported Italian marble, complete with a wet room style shower. A comfortable and luxurious setting in which to take short-term respite or reside permanently.



The Home composes of fifty four private rooms - each room with a nurse call system and fitted with a flat screen television and telephone. Rooms also offer ensuites with easy to access wet rooms. There are five spacious lounges, three dining rooms, an activity centre and landscaped gardens for Residents to enjoy and socialise with their families. There is also a  hairdressing salon and regular visiting hairdresser for residents to avail of.

Our catering team ensure Residentís enjoy a varied diet offering local produce to cater for special dietary requirements and individual choice.



Rathfriland Manorís staff work as a team to provide individualised care and attention to Residentís to ensure they have happy fulfilling lives. To ensure Residentís receive the highest standard of care staff facilitate visits from a number of professionals, for example; chiropody, dentistry, dietician and general practitioners




Rachel McCaffrey joined the Manor Healthcare team in January 2016.  Rachel has over 30 years experience in nursing care, and has a passion to enhance the lives of our residents.  Since taking up her post as Home Manager at Rathfriland Manor, Rachel has introduced a number of strategies and initiatives, including; developing a sensory garden, implementing a new dementia strategy, arranging Manor Family and Friends Coffee Morning, and also endeavouring to reconnect residents to the local community through events such as fundraisers and the Manor Garden Fete.  We look forward to see what Rachel has planned next...