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Essie Summers Retirement Village

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The best of Beckenham close by

Essie Summers Retirement Village provides independent living, assisted living in serviced apartments, along with the very best of resthome, hospital and dementia care.

The village is located close to Beckenham’s wonderful community facilities, including a supermarket, library, cafés and specialty boutique stores. Features include architecturally designed townhouses, serviced apartments and a care centre, that are all set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens.

The amenities include a library, atrium, hair salon, pool table, bar, village centre and shop.

There is so much for residents to enjoy, including village events and outings.

And for independent and serviced apartment residents, we offer a fixed weekly fee for life – guaranteed.*

*Some conditions apply.

Pioneering retirement living

Founded in Canterbury in 1984, Ryman has been pioneering retirement living in New Zealand for more than 35 years. We always have, and always will, challenge the status quo, and adapt to better serve our residents. And right now, that pioneering spirit is more important than ever, because there’s a new generation of Kiwis who are not retiring from life, they’re looking for a new way to live. Read more

Village Address
222 Colombo St, Beckenham, Christchurch, 8023

Village Manager
Rosemary Deane

Sales Advisor
Lynne Bretherton

Phone
Village: 03 337 2702
Sales:   03 337 6500

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ES 4-year cert - July 2019 - July 2023 - White space

Essie Summers Retirement Village is one of over 70 percent of Ryman villages that have been awarded 4-year certification by the Ministry of Health. It’s recognised as the ‘gold star’ standard in care.

Of all the large providers in New Zealand, Ryman has the highest number of care centres with 4 years’ certification.

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Village amenities

Our villages have an atmosphere of companionship and community spirit. To complement this our village amenities provide the setting and the means to enjoy a lifestyle that promotes overall wellness and connection.

We want our resident experience to be just right – so whatever your passion is, our amenities can satisfy whatever it is that sparks your interest.

 

Social

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Indoor bowls, Village centre, Dining room, Bar, Pool table, Craft room, Atriums, Terrace.

Wellness

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Hair salon, Library.

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