Shere Suite

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Pre-planning a post-natal stay offers peace of mind for any expectant parent that they will have a quiet and comfortable environment to enjoy the first few days of bonding with their new arrival. For this reason, we are able to offer the Shere Suite: superior en-suite room’s for new mothers, where you can relax with your partner and new baby in a quiet and comfortable environment. The Shere Suite is available for advanced reservation for those women who have a planned date for delivery.

The Shere Suite can be booked in advance for between one and four nights for £450 per night.

Short notice bookings are available once you have had your baby if the room is not in use or booked.

For more information or to make a booking, call Assistant to the Maternity Matrons, Belinda O'Connor on 01483 571 122 extension 4706.

For payment call The Private Patients Manager on 01483 571 122 ext 3056 or 3057.

You will need to complete the payment form to complete the booking, after securing your booking with either the matron or Private Patients Office.


What you will receive

Women using the room will receive the same care as an NHS patient with access to our high standards of midwifery, neonatal and obstetric care. The private suite is furnished to higher standards and is equipped with a bedside cot, en-suite bathroom, fridge and comfortable fold away bed for partners.

For new parents comfort, toweling slippers are provided and a gift set of natural pampering products in a keepsake box is for the new mother. The room is also stocked with refreshments and each day residents will be offered their choice of meal from the standard NHS menu.

In addition to the NHS package of care, you will also receive:

  1. An opportunity for your partner to stay with you comfortably on a fold away bed. It can also be booked in advance for those ladies having an elective caesarean section or induction of labour
  2. Open visiting 8.30am-10pm for friends and family
  3. An opportunity for a feeding consultation with one of our infant feeding maternity support worker’s
  4. The opportunity to book bespoke antenatal classes with an antenatal education specialist midwife (if making an advance booking) at £60 per hour on topics of your choice
  5. Tea/coffee provisions. Fridge and chilled water. Pampering gift for Mum.

Amenity Rooms

An amenity bed is available to NHS patients who wish to pay for the privacy of a single en-suite room whilst their treatment remains under the NHS. We offer amenity beds on Shere Ward, subject to availability. They cannot be booked in advance and are not guaranteed.

A charge is payable for each night and vary depending on the room you stay in:

£185 – This provides you with a single en-suite room with toilet and hand washing facility. (Rooms J and K)

£210 – This provides you with a single en-suite room with toilet, hand washing and shower facilities. (Rooms D, E, F and G)

To arrange an amenity bed please speak to the midwife looking after you or any member of the Shere Ward staff.

You will need to complete the payment form to complete your booking.