Everything you need to know about Retirement Villages in New Zealand

Welcome to Village Guide – your independent, impartial guide to retirement villages and care homes in New Zealand. Here, you will find information, advice, and support to help you make the right choice.

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What retirement living would suit you?

Independent living through to full care – whatever your needs, we’ll help you find a home to suit

Independent Living

Maximum privacy and freedom in your own home, but with the security and companionship that comes with village life.

  • Villas
  • Townhouses
  • Apartments

Assisted Living

Get help with day-to-day tasks or medical conditions, but still retain the privacy and independence of living in your own home.

  • Serviced apartments
  • Serviced studios

Care Homes

Full-time residential care in a dedicated facility, provided by trained caregivers and registered nurses.

  • Standard rooms
  • Premium rooms
  • Care suites

A guide to retirement village living in New Zealand

Learn about retirement village fees, legal titles, property types, and more.

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