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The Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village provides a full range of retirement options, along with the best of resthome and hospital care.

Located in Papanui, the village is conveniently situated close to both Merivale and Northlands malls. Features include architecturally designed independent townhouses, serviced apartments, and a care centre, set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens.

The resort-style facilities include an all-weather bowling green, indoor heated swimming pool, spa, grand atrium, library, gymnasium, hair salon, bar, shop and croquet lawn.

Living & Care Options

Independent Living


Assisted Living

Serviced Apartment



Village Facilities

Scooter BayScooter BayTerraceTerrace
Private DiningPrivate DiningBowling GreenBowling Green
Swimming PoolSwimming PoolSpa PoolSpa Pool
Petanque CourtPetanque CourtCroquet LawnCroquet Lawn
LibraryLibraryVillage CentreVillage Centre
Separate LoungeSeparate LoungeBarBar
GymGymInternet CafeInternet Cafe
Dining RoomDining RoomHair SalonHair Salon
Craft RoomCraft RoomShopShop
Pool TablePool TableIndoor BowlsIndoor Bowls

Dame Ngaio Marsh was born in Christchurch and educated at St Margaret’s College and the Canterbury University School of Art. As a mystery novelist and dramatist, Dame Ngaio established an enviable and notable career.
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Introducing Ryman

Intro to Ryman village page


Village News

NM VC Feature Story Feb

New Year's Breakfast

On Friday the 6th January the care centre residents got up nice and early and came together in their pyjamas and dressing gowns to enjoy a lovely cooked breakfast in the resthome atrium.

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Contact Details

Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village
95 Grants Road, Papanui
Christchurch 8052

Village Manager: Anna Thomson
Sales Advisor: Marie Kyle-Stevenson

Ph 03 352 5140
Fax 03 352 5176

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Upcoming Events

Thursday 23 February

Bus tour with Margaret Stoddart