Margaret Stoddart Retirement Village

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Prime location 

Margaret Stoddart Retirement Village provides independent living, assisted living in serviced apartments, and the very best of resthome care.

The location of this boutique village allows residents to take advantage of the many amenities that Riccarton and the central city provide. To balance this, the village is tucked away from the hustle and bustle, and the tranquility of Hagley Park is just up the road.

Features include townhouses, serviced apartments, and a care centre, that are all set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens.

Village amenities include a bar, dining room, hair and beauty salon. 

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.

Why choose Ryman? 

We’ve been providing retirement living and care options within one village community for over 35 years. Putting residents first has always been our priority, and our terms, care and innovation are a direct reflection of this. Read more

Village Address
23 Bartlett Street, Riccarton, Christchurch, 8011

Village Manager
Merrin Jack

Sales Advisor
Michelle Van der Park

Village: 03 348 4955
Sales:   03 337 6500 


MS 4-year cert - Aug 2016 - Aug 2020 - White space

Margaret Stoddart Retirement Village is one of over 75 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.



Indoor bowls, Dining room, Bar.



Library, Hair salon.


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