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Visiting times on Parkside

Visits can be between the hours of 9am and 9pm. For further guidance please speak to the ‘Nurse in Charge’.

Car parking

Parking is complimentary for private patients and their visitors. Tickets can be validated at the Reception or the Nurses’ Station on the ward.


Parkside do allow flowers in the rooms – please ask a member of staff for a vase.


Free WiFi access is available 24 hours.

Fire alarms

Please note that the fire alarms are tested every Thursday morning.

Mobile phones

The use of mobile phones is allowed on the unit.


Smoking or vaping is not permitted on the Parkside premises or anywhere within the grounds of the Trust


The Parkside Suite has an extensive à la carte menu. Patients and their guests have access to complimentary drinks throughout the day. The Parkside Suite and Outpatients Department also benefits from tea and coffee machines that are accessible to both patients and their visitors. We can accommodate special dietary requirements including halal and vegetarians, these are available on request.

Meal Times:
7.30am Breakfast
10am Morning drinks
12.30pm Lunch
3.00pm Afternoon drinks
6.00pm Dinner
9pm Evening drinks

Please note: catering is only provided for the patient.

Private experience – NHS excellence