Glenabbey Manor

Tel: 02890 843601
93-97 Church Rd, Glengormley, County Antrim, Northern Ireland , BT36 6HG

Glenabbey Manor

Our reassuring response to Coronavirus:

We are pleased to say that our home is Covid-free. As such, viewings may take place, and new residents are able to move in safely. We are pleased to enable drive through and window visits for our current residents and their families and friends.

Our kind and compassionate care team has completed bespoke Covid-19 training and our extra precautionary infection prevention and control measures means that we are operating very safely to best protect those we care for.

We continue to follow all Government guidelines and have an ongoing supply of PPE. Covid-19 testing kits are available in addition to the testing already completed, and we regularly monitor the general health of everyone in our home to ensure a good, person-centred service.

Your Care in Our Hands

Ideally situated, just 15 minutes drive from Belfast and set in the heart of an already established residential community, Glenabbey Manor is a friendly and welcoming care home with provision for up to 76 residents. As a modern retirement facility Glenabbey Manor has been purpose built to meet the needs of older people, offering an exceptionally high standard of interior decoration and accessibility.

Glenabbey Manor provides a full spectrum of care options for residents, ranging from social care to specialist provision for those living with dementia. Residents are able to enjoy as much of an independent lifestyle as possible, with staff always on hand to provide support with individuals' daily care needs.

Accommodation at Glenabbey is both spacious and comfortable, with each attractive and individually decorated bedroom furnished to a high standard, as well as including a flat screen television and an ensuite shower room. Superb views from Glenabbey extend towards Cavehill, Belfast Lough and the County Down coastline. Residents enjoy a choice of separate social lounges and dining rooms - all of which maintain the same level of quality and comfort as the rest of the building. To the exterior residents and visitors can enjoy the sun on one of the two dedicated, restful patio areas.

The staff at Glenabbey pride themselves on providing the very best in compassionate, professional care for each individual - delivering a person centred approach for all aspects of daily living, with emphasis on both respect and dignity.
Why Choose Us?
  • Glenabbey Manor delivers the very best in modern residential care in an enabling and supportive environment. Our dedicated team of experienced staff and managers are on hand 24 hours a day to offer sensitive, considerate and personalised support for residents’ needs.

  • Residents enjoy a full choice of healthy, tasty meals made with fresh ingredients and cooked on-site by our own resident chef. Our menus cater for all dietary requirements including vegetarian/vegan, gluten intolerant and diabetic, as well as textured and medically prescribed diets. Specialist equipment is available to enable residents to be as independent as possible at meal times.

  • A full range of activities - including arts & crafts, gardening and age-appropriate exercise- are available with residents being consulted and encouraged to make suggestions for future events.

  • Glenabbey Manor is also an integral part of the local area with links to churches, schools and other established neighbourhood facilities. Regular visits enable residents to enjoy special occasions and events are arranged to maintain ties to the community.

At Glenabbey Manor we fully understand that choosing a care home can be daunting - not only for potential residents but for their families too. That's why we not only welcome but encourage visits.

We'll be delighted to give you the opportunity to look around, ask questions and discuss your needs and wishes, as well as chat to our current residents and staff. If you are unable to visit in person, we'll be equally happy to arrange a convenient time for a staff member to visit you at home.

For a friendly chat please feel free to call us direct on 02890 843601 or email

We look forward to hearing from you!

What our clients have to say about us


Excellent care and very clean. The staff are friendly and caring to patients.

B S (Sister of Resident)

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93-97 Church Rd,
County Antrim
Northern Ireland
BT36 6HG

Home Telephone
02890 843601

Home Fax
02890 844636

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Carol Shields

Carol Shields

Home Manager, Glenabbey Manor

Welcome to Glenabbey Manor. Carol, the Home Manager, joined Runwood Homes in 2015 as Dementia Services Manager. She has a degree in Dementia Studies and a Level 5 in Health and Social Care and has managed 2 residential services since August 2018. At Glenabbey Manor, our residents wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do. We look forward to welcoming you.