Facilities & Social

Facilities & Social

We’re a close knit, active community full of positive people who support each other with respect and care. We encourage social outings, activities and communication between residents and our thriving local community. While you can keep yourself active, busy and social on your own, it’s so much more fun with a few like-minded people by your side!

Social Activities

  • Wine and cheese evenings
  • Shows at the Isaac Theatre Royal
  • Movie nights
  • Games nights with Bingo, Bridge and Mah-jong
  • Weekly indoor bowls
  • Regular entertainers and guest speakers
  • Inter-village quiz competitions
  • Bus trips to places of interest in the local community
Local amenities

  • Banks (ANZ, BNZ, Westpac)
  • Kiwibank NZ
  • Post Shop
  • Parks (Rugby Park, Mashino Park)
  • Doctors
  • Dentists
  • Pharmacy
  • Papanui Library
  • St. Albans/Merivale Bowling Club
  • Restaurants, cafés and takeaways
  • Supermarkets
  • Merivale Shopping Centre and other retail outlets
  • Cinemas
On-site facilities and services:

  • Comfortable, well-appointed individual accommodation
  • Elegant, welcoming communal facilities
  • Stokesy’s Bar
  • Hair salon
  • Mobility and exercise programmes
  • Laundry Service
  • On-site parking
  • Daily postal services
  • Fast Fibre connection
  • Bus stop close to village