Resting on the shores of The Gare Loch, near Rhu, Lochside offers truly spectacular surroundings.

Only minutes from Helensburgh, yet positioned in the most tranquil of settings, breath-taking views across the Loch to the Mountains and Glens beyond await you.

With aCountry House exterior and cottage style interior, our 39 bedrooms, many with Sea Views come in an array of different designs.

A choice of lounges are also on offer and are positioned to allow the breath-taking surroundings to be a constant feature of your day. 

Gardens and Patios provide truly lovely areas to sit in pleasant weather, and in inclement weather just sit back, relax and enjoy the ever changing sea and mountain scenery from the comfort of one of our homely lounges.

No matter the weather though, our Home Manager Fiona, and loyal dedicated team, will be on hand to provide you with a warm welcome, in what is arguably the most stunning setting of any Care home in Scotland.

The Argyle Care Centre

Avonhaugh Nursing Home

The Argyle Care Centre could not be more welcoming.

Situated on the edge of Helensburgh's conservation area, this peaceful location sits only a short stroll from all the shops and facilities of Helensburgh Town Centre.

Consisting of the luxury new-build Argyle House and the smaller traditional Country House homeliness of Argyle Lodge - The Argyle Care Centre offers accommodation to suit a variety of tastes and preferences.

Argyle House boasts inviting living areas to relax and socialise and beautifully presented bedrooms with luxury en-suites, for Residents enjoyment and privacy. The inside living areas and outside patio and garden areas provide a choice of well appointed surroundings, whether sitting in the garden or unwinding by the fire.

The Country House style of Argyle Lodge offers a more traditional interior with 18 bedrooms, many of which enjoy high ceilings and period finishing's. The spacious Main Hallway and Homely Lounge, leads on to our bright and ever popular conservatory.

Providing a choice of both the luxury state of the art accommodation of Argyle House and the traditional homeliness of Argyle Lodge, our Home Manager George and his Team, will be delighted to offer all the help you need to assist you in making your choice.  


Nestled at the top of Lawrie street, surrounded by luscious green countryside Avonhaugh takes in breath-taking views over the Avon river valley & roman viaduct. Beautiful private gardens & terraces on the property allow you to enjoy this stunning setting.

Walking in to Avonhaugh, you will see that our emphasis is on homeliness. Beautifully furnished en-suite bedrooms, lovely homely living areas and welcoming staff, all making it feel as close to a sense of home as possible.  

Avonhaugh is often described as it's own supportive little community, with strong links to Stonehouse & surrounding towns and villages; it truly is a home from home. 

With an experienced nursing & care team, administrator, housekeepers, laundry staff, activities co-ordinator, hairdresser, chef & her team as well as visiting beauticians, entertainers, GP's, dentists, opticians and podiatrists; you can be rest-assured all your needs will be attended to by our home Manager Lorraine & her wonderful team. Quality care, within a lovely homely environment. 



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