Information for inpatients

We understand that if you or a relative are due to stay in The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre as an inpatient you will naturally want to find out more about the hospital. This section contains some useful general information.


Information about inpatient visiting is available here.

Inpatient wards

All of our inpatient wards are located in Clatterbridge Cancer Centre – Liverpool.

Ward 2 - Level 2
Telephone: 0151 556 5023

Ward 3 - Level 3
Telephone: 0151 556 5019

Ward 4 - Level 4
Telephone: 0151 318 8624

Ward 5 - Level 5
Telephone: 0151 318 8631

Meals and refreshments

Patients should discuss any dietary requirements with their nurse, who will arrange for a visit from our dietitian if necessary.

We also operate a limited 24-hour catering service for times when meals are missed, because of treatment time or admission time.

Although there's shops on our sites, they are not open 24 hours a day so you may prefer to bring in your own toiletries or snacks.

For visitors there are a variety of snack and meal options available, including:

  • Clatterbridge Cancer Centre – Liverpool
    Blackburne House Café

  • Clatterbridge Cancer Centre – Wirral
    The RVS coffee shop – main reception
  • RVS tea bar - near to the radiotherapy department

  • Clatterbridge Cancer Centre – Aintree
    The RVS coffee shop – main reception
  • Vending machines are located at our sites
  • The trolley shop visits each ward every morning for patients who may be unable to get to the shop.

Patients' facilities

  • Reflection Room and Chaplaincy service
    There is a Reflection Room located on Level 4 at CCC-Liverpool where patients and visitors may reflect or pray. We also offer a chaplaincy service to offer support patients and their families at our sites.

  • Relatives’ overnight accommodation
    We have three relatives’ rooms on Level 3 at CCC-Liverpool. Each room has an en-suite and can accommodate two adults on a double sofa-bed, along with a shared kitchen.