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Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village
Retirement Village
2 Athol Terrace
Upper Riccarton
Christchurch 8041
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Kathy Reece - (03) 341 1273
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Debbs Moody - (03) 344 1422
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Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village has 137 modern one bedroom and two bedroom apartments and excellent community facilities. All apartments have a full kitchen with most having two toilets. Our apartments offer either a balcony or terrace for you to enjoy.

Bupa Parkstone's "Cafe Corfe" is now open and along with all the community facilities which include indoor bowls, heated indoor swimming area, dedicated craft area, man shed, community vegetable garden and more. Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village gives you space and residents say it is like living in a resort.

Also, our Bupa Parkstone Care Home is conveniently located next door, should your care needs change.

For enquiries contact Debbs Moody, our Village Sales Consultant on (03) 344 1422.

Or contact Kathy Reece, our Village Manager on (03) 341 1273 or 027 404 4751.

• On-site Cafe
• Indoor heated swimming pool
• Gym
• Community Centre
• Library (well stocked with books, games, puzzles, and some DVDs too)
• Courtyard BBQ with alfresco dining
• Kids playground in a secure courtyard, for the grand kids to enjoy
• Indoor bowls
• Hair salon
• Community lounges
• Community kitchen (for residents to use)
• Workshop
• Weekly Wellness Clinic run by a registered nurse, available to all residents at no extra cost
• Dining room with kitchen
• Cinema Theatre
• Covered parking
• Games room
• Man Shed
• Communal vegetable garden
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Available Properties
Available Properties
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Waitlist - Wanting to live in Athol Apartments, Put your name down!

From $362,000

Bed 1 Bath 1 Car 1

Property Type: Apartment

Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village is located in the leafy green suburb of Ilam in Christchurch. We have no one or two bedrooms available in Athol Apartments at Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village, b...

Ilam Apartments - Brand New 2 bedrooms including ground and top floors available NOW!

From $447,000

Bed 2 Bath 1 Floor Area 75m2

Property Type: Apartment

Ilam Apartments: ($447,000 - $563,000) Selling Fast, be quick to secure your new home! Brand new two bedroom apartments, with 2 toilets, lovely outlooks with balconies or terraces on all the rooms...

Apartment 434 - close to the lift and garage!


Bed 2 Bath 1.5 Car 1 Floor Area 75m2

Property Type: Apartment

Available now - Brand New !!!! 2 bedrooms with 2 toilets, lovely looking over the community vegetable garden and street. All our apartments have full kitchens including dishdrawer, washing machine an...

Apartment 447 - Top Floor Living


Bed 2 Bath 2 Car 1 Floor Area 75m2

Property Type: Apartment

Apartment 447 - Top floor living. Brand new top floor two bedroom, two toilet apartment. Fabulous full kitchen to create your favorite meals and enjoy baking for your family and friends. All our b...

Ground Floor - 2 bedrooms - Large Terrace


Bed 2 Bath 1.5 Floor Area 64m2

Property Type: Apartment

2 bedroom apartment available in Brodie Apartments. 2 bedrooms, 2 toilets which includes ensuite. Full kitchen with dish drawer, oven and 4 ring cook top. Washing machine and clothes dryer in all...

Tree Top Outlook - Apartment 439,


Bed 2 Bath 1 Car 1 Floor Area 75m2

Property Type: Apartment

Situated on the 4th floor with the walkway over to the community centre, Apartment 439 is brand new and has 2 bedrooms and 2 toilets. Our apartments have a dish-drawer and washing machine and dryer....

Location Location Location! - Brand new 2 bedrooms from $456,000

From $456,000

Bed 2 Bath 2 Car 1 Floor Area 74m2

Property Type: Apartment

Apartment 425 is right next the the walkway which will take you to the Community Centre and close to the internal garage. Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village is located in the leafy green suburb of...

Apartment 416, Brand new and waiting for you to Sit, Sip and Relax on your balcony.


Bed 2 Bath 1.5 Car 1 Floor Area 75m2

Property Type: Apartment

Apartment 416 is situated on the second floor. Apartment 416 has 2 bedrooms and 2 toilets. Our apartments have full kitchens which include a full sized oven, 4 ring cooktop and a dish-drawer. A w...

Two bedroom be quick! Fabulous Views of tree lined Brodie Street


Bed 1 Bath 1 Car 1 Floor Area 44m2

Property Type: Apartment

Fabulous views over Brodie Street, this two bedroom two toilet is ready now. Lovely private balcony to enjoy the afternoon sun while overlooking the lovely gardens. Bupa Parkstone Retirement Vill...

Morning sun overlooking the vegetable garden.


Bed 2 Bath 1.5 Car 1

Property Type: Apartment

Selling Fast - Brand new two bedroom apartments. All our apartments come with a well-designed modern kitchen with stone benchtops, double glazed windows, a heat pump/air-conditioning unit and 24-hour...


From $450,000

Bed 2 Bath 2 Car 1

Property Type: Apartment

There’s the space to be yourself at Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village with a popular community centre, an indoor swimming pool, an air-conditioned gym, and a courtyard BBQ entertainment area with beau...

Apartment 420 - Port Hills view and car park


Bed 2 Bath 2 Car 1

Property Type: Apartment

At Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village, there’s the space to be yourself with a community centre, an indoor swimming pool, an air-conditioned gym, and a courtyard entertainment area with landscaped gard...

I have been in Parkstone Village now for three weeks. From my early dealings with the salesperson, Debbs, to the Village Manager, Kathy and her team of Sharee, Katie and Paul I have been met with kindness and patience.

Other residents have been welcoming and friendly.

I am loving that the worries about maintenance, rates and insurances from my previous property are now behind me. I feel so much more relaxed and reinvigorated. Friends and family have commented on this.

The independent apartments are ideal. They allow me to continue to enjoy outside activities with friends as well as enjoy everything in the village. The cafe is a favourite spot for meeting friends and family . The library has interesting books and jigsaw puzzles. There are many activities and events for me to choose and participate in: including swimming, movies, Tai Chi, Indoor Bowls, The Choir and outings to the Great Hall if I wish.

I am really happy here at Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village. So much so that my enthusiasm for living here has my cousin about to move in and I have a friend who has sent her family to check out an apartment for her. Jenny Fitzgerald

Paul & May
Just a few words to confirm to you and Bupa how pleased we are that we made the decision over 5 years ago to move into Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village.

We had looked at several other villages before coming into to look at Parkstone but once we had looked - that was it - we made a deposit on our apartment that same afternoon.

What sets this village apart from the rest is it's locality, the closeness of the Supermarket (right next door with our own gate through), the spacious grounds and community areas as well as the upmarket and spacious apartments.

The friendliness of the staff also impressed on first look and that hasn't changed at all over the period we've been here.

The same can be said for the residents - they are all a happy bunch - more like a big family to us. You can mix in with any of the many "social" activities available or just be as quiet as you like.

All the apartments are very secure and safe, with a notable feature being the soundproofing. Garaging for our cars is exceptional too --very secure and undercover.
We now have our own Café too - "Café Corfe" which has been an instant hit with the residents and visitors -- Top class food and a great variety.
All in all coming here to live has been one of those "best decision we have made in our 64 years married".

Thankyou Bupa Parkstone for helping make our home what it is --- nothing could be better.
May and Paul Wheeler
Updated: 11 Aug 2021
Statutory Supervisor's Details
Statutory Supervisor's Details
Address Level 6, 191 Queen Street
City/Town Auckland
Company Covenant Trustee Services
Phone 09 302 0638
Email View Email Address
Updated: 30 Aug 2021
Composition of Village
Composition of Village
Type Details
Apartment (1 Bedroom)
Service Charge DetailsGaraging is an extra one-off cost of $12k.
Apartment (2 Bedrooms)
Service Charge DetailsGaraging is an extra one-off cost of $12k.
Apartment + guest toilet (2 Bedrooms)
Service Charge DetailsGaraging is an extra one-off cost of $12k.
Updated: 10 Aug 2021
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay Status Details
Respite Yes All Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village residents can receive up to 7 days Respite Care per year in one of Bupa's Care Home.
Carer Support Yes Bupa welcomes outside agencies into their independent living retirement villages.
Updated: 11 Aug 2021
Personnel & Services
Personnel & Services
Personnel / Service Hours Per Week Status Details
Hairdresser Yes Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village has an onsite Hairdresser who visits the village weekly. By appointment only.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village have an onsite Village Coordinator who manages and assists with group outings and coordination of activities the residents introduce.
Meals - Available On-site Yes Residents can receive a daily hot meal (Monday - Friday). And we also have an onsite Cafe open 7 days 10am-4pm
Meals - External Provider Yes Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village welcomes Meals on Wheels and other providers who deliver meals to the village.
Home Help - External Provider Yes Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village welcomes outside agencies who assist our independent village residents.
Social Worker - On-site Yes Bupa Retirement Villages have dedicated social workers available on request by village management and families.
Updated: 11 Aug 2021
Facility Features
Facility Features
Feature Status Details
Social/Recreational Programme Yes
Community Complex Yes
24 Hour Security Yes
Emergency Call System Yes
Newsletter Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Outings Yes
Fitness Complex Yes
Swimming Pool Yes
Craft Room Yes
Library Yes
Games Room Yes
Lounges Yes
Gardens Yes
Updated: 10 Aug 2021
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Heated indoor swimming pool, gym, BBQ, Indoor bowls, pool table, park, regular outings, guest speakers and events, music, movies, library, boardgames, Entertainment and Information sessions, exercises, landscaped gardens and gardening, and many more!, Housie, Activity programme, Cards, Concerts, Craft, Exercises, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Mah Jong, Music, Pianist, Quizzes, Reading, Shopping, Singing, Sky TV, Swimming, Theatre
Updated: 11 Aug 2021
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
English Yes
Updated: 10 Aug 2021
Location Distance Details
Shops 0.20 Km We're situated right beside New World Ilam, with our own private gate entrance through the fence for residents. Helping make shopping trips easy by foot or mobility scooter.
Library 0.01 Km We have an in-house library in our Retirement Village - free for all residents to use.
Updated: 10 Aug 2021
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 10 Aug 2021

NOTE: The Retirement Villages Act 2003 (The Act) is designed to provide improved protection for people who ‘buy’ into a retirement village. If you intend to ‘purchase’ you must get independent legal advice before signing your occupation right agreement as required under The Act. Some Retirement Village type facilities are not required to register under The Act so different legal requirements apply. Please make sure you investigate fully.


In some villages there may be some Retirement Village units that have multiple uses e.g. a Serviced Apartment may also be used as a Residential Care Suite. The same unit may therefore show in several places on Eldernet.