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Shona McFarlane Retirement Village

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Immerse yourself in a village community near the beautiful Hutt River

Shona McFarlane Retirement Village provides independent living, assisted living in serviced apartments, and the very best of resthome and hospital care.

Located on Mabey Road in Lower Hutt, the village encompasses views of the Western Hills, and enjoys easy access to parks and river walks along the beautiful Hutt River. Features include architecturally designed townhouses, serviced apartments, and a care centre, that are all set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens.

Village amenities include an all-weather bowling green, indoor heated swimming pool, spa, grand internal atrium, library, gym, hair salon, bar 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 
66 Mabey Road, Avalon, Lower Hutt, 5011

Village Manager
Debbi Fairlie

Sales Advisor
Jacqui Clarke

Phone
Village: 04 577 1090
Sales:   04 567 8725

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SM 4-year cert - Mar 2018 - Mar 2022 - White space

Shona McFarlane 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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Bowling green, Indoor Bowls, Village centre, Dining room, Pool table, Bar, Childrens playground, Atrium, Terrace.

Wellness

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Swimming pool, Spa pool, Library, Gym, Hair salon, Shop.

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