St Monica Trust retirement villages in Bristol, Keynsham and North Somerset

Our retirement villages in Bristol & North Somerset


From picturesque country villages to luxurious modern developments, our retirement villages in the UK - Bristol and North Somerset offer the very best in later living. Our villages are home to a range of stylish apartments designed with your every comfort in mind. With award-winning food, a vibrant social life, exceptional care and support, and a wealth of impressive facilities to enjoy, retirement doesn’t have to be retiring. Why not browse our currently available retirement properties.

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The Chocolate Quarter

Raising the bar

Set in the iconic Fry’s factory buildings in Keynsham, The Chocolate Quarter retirement village offers stunning one and two bedroom accommodation. There’s a pizzeria and bistro, pool, gym, cinema and lots of activities to enjoy every day.

  • Relax in the roof top garden
  • Entertain grandchildren in the cinema and pizzeria
  • Learn a new skill in the craft studios
The Chocolate Quarter

Next to the heart of historic Keynsham

A vibrant and connected community

The Chocolate Quarter - Millstream

Final piece of the development at The Chocolate Quarter

Millstream will be a 5-storey building, comprising 18 one bedroom apartments and 26 two bedroom apartments at The Chocolate Quarter in Keynsham.

  • All apartments will benefit from balconies, complete with glass finished balustrades
  • The building will be a distinctive and accessible development designed to enable independent living for older people
  • A private residents’ lounge will feature on the ground floor
  • Opening in late 2025
The Chocolate Quarter - Millstream

A stunning new development

Final piece of the development at The Chocolate Quarter

Sandford Station

Get out of town

Nestling in the Mendip Hills, Sandford Station retirement village offers countryside retirement living in one, two and three bedroom homes. There’s a heritage railway museum on site, fine dining available in the Pullman Restaurant, outdoor bowling and an indoor pool.

  • Challenge yourself at archery or get creative in a sculpture class
  • Explore the countryside along the famous Strawberry Line
  • Relax in the sensory garden and soak up the spectacular views
Sandford Station

A community built around the original railway station

12 acres of gardens and parkland

Westbury Fields

Anyone for cricket?

With a cricket pitch at its heart and an adjacent croquet lawn, Westbury Fields is a leafy suburban village with lots of on-site amenities. Accommodation comes with one, two or three bedrooms, many with gardens and balconies.

  • Explore a wealth of landscapes from Baddock Wood to Blaise Castle Estate
  • Take tea in the pavilion and watch the cricket
  • Enjoy delicious food in the friendly pub atmosphere of the Cricketers
Westbury Fields

Village living in the heart of suburbia

Become an honorary member of Bishopston Cricket Club

Monica Wills House

Let the city come to you

An urban oasis, Monica Wills House retirement village in Bedminster boasts stunning views from its own roof garden on top of the five storey building. There’s a restaurant, onsite bar and a choice of one and two bedroom apartments.

  • Unwind in roof gardens with stunning panoramic views
  • Explore the local sights and restaurants
  • Meet friends in our onsite bar
Monica Wills House

121 apartments spread around a four storey atrium

Top views for Bristol’s Balloon Fiesta

Cote Lane

Live a life of grandeur

An iconic landmark on Bristol's Durdham Downs, Cote Lane occupies twelve acres of parkland with stylish accommodation in a combination of modern and Grade II listed buildings. There’s an indoor pool, atrium restaurant and a full social calendar to keep you busy all year round.

  • Follow meandering paths through elegantly landscaped gardens
  • The busy high streets of Henleaze and Westbury-on-Trym are just a stone’s throw away
  • Enjoy the tranquil atmosphere of the magnificent St Augustine’s Chapel
Cote Lane

Historic buildings rich in architectural detail date back to the 1920s

Explore the cultural attractions of nearby Clifton

How our retirement villages work

A comprehensive guide for planning your retirement move

A comprehensive guide to how our retirement villages work, including fees, how to purchase, village tours, and frequently asked questions (FAQs).

How our retirement villages work

A comprehensive guide to how our retirement villages work

All you need to know about retirement village living

Local Authority Housing

To find out more about North Somerset Council’s eligibility criteria for Sandford Station retirement village, please contact Care Connect on 01934 888 801. For more information about Bristol City Council’s eligibility criteria for our Bristol retirement villages, please contact Care Direct on 0117 922 2700.

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