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Waitākere Gardens - Metlifecare Retirement Village

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Waitākere Gardens - Metlifecare Retirement Village
Retirement Village
15 Sel Peacock Drive
West Auckland
Auckland 0610
North Shore/West Auckland
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Leanne MacDonald - 09 837 0512
Metlifecare - 09 539 8000
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Amanda McCullough - 09 836 9744
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Built on the site of the original Corban Homestead, Waitakere Gardens offers a retirement lifestyle like no other. Not only are you surrounded by beautifully established grounds (in which you can indulge your green fingers to your heart’s content), you will also be surrounded by a modern, comfortable, easy-living environment.

As our name suggests, we are blessed with a gardening soul. So much so, our residents’ Eco Village was the Supreme Winner of the 2009 ARC Sustainable Environment Awards.

We are just as pleased to say we have also cultivated a wonderful community spirit and sense of belonging. You simply won’t find anywhere else quite like Waitakere Gardens.
Upcoming Open Days
Upcoming Open Days
No open days are currently scheduled.
Available Properties
Available Properties
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12 Month Free Village Fee! Great Location Great Price


Bed 1 Bath 1

Property Type: Apartment

Wake up to the morning sun in the heart of the village close to community centre, this 1-bedroom beautiful and spacious apartment is not to be missed, ready soon to someone's new home. ****12 Month...



Bed 2 Bath 1

Property Type: Apartment

2 bedroom 1 bathroom apartment with views out to the Waitakere Ranges. Don’t miss out call and view today. Why Waitakere Gardens? Waitakere Gardens has all the right ingredients for a vibrant an...

Spacious sunny 2 bedroom apartment


Bed 2 Bath 1

Property Type: Apartment

If you’re looking for style space and comfort in the heart of the village. Call and view today. Why Waitakere Gardens? Waitakere Gardens has all the right ingredients for a vibrant and fulfillin...

$5000 cash back!* Available now


Bed 1 Bath 1

Property Type: Apartment

One bedroom apartment in the heart of the village, close to all the amenities. Call and view today! *Special offer $5,000 Cash back! Offer available for unit A109 only, valid for settlement on or p...

Agent's Details
Agent's Details
Name Amanda McCullough
Address 15 Sel Peacock Drive
City/Town Henderson
Phone 09 836 9744
Mobile 027 568 0001
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Updated: 1 Aug 2019
Composition of Village
Composition of Village
Type Details
Apartment (1 Bedroom)
Apartment (2 Bedrooms)
Apartment (3 Bedrooms)
Updated: 14 Aug 2014
Personnel & Services
Personnel & Services
Personnel / Service Hours Per Week Status Details
Hairdresser Yes
Podiatrist Yes
Physiotherapist Yes
Meals - Available On-site Yes
Updated: 22 May 2017
Facility Features
Facility Features
Feature Status Details
Social/Recreational Programme Yes
Community Complex Yes
24 Hour Security Yes
Emergency Call System Yes
Newsletter Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Outings Yes
Transport Available Yes
Restaurant Yes
Fitness Complex Yes
Swimming Pool Yes
Spa Pool Yes
Craft Room Yes
Library Yes
Games Room Yes
Lounges Yes
Gardens Yes ...also, Resident Garden Plots, Worm Farm and Hydroponics available for keen gardeners!
Updated: 12 Nov 2018
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activities Area, BBQ Area, Blokes' Shed, Billards and Pool Table, Craft Room, Cafe & Restaurant, Gymnasium, Hairdressing Salon, Heated Swimming Pool, Library, Lounge Areas, Petanque Terrain, Putting Green and Vegetable Plots.
Updated: 14 Aug 2014
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 1.00 Km Bus stop just outside the main gates. Henderson Train station a kilometer away
Shops 0.30 Km Pak 'n Save Henderson just 5 minute walking distance, Countdown 1 km away
Mall 1.00 Km Westcity mall within a kilometer away
Parks Henderson Park, Tui Glen Reserve and Opanuku Reserve close to the village
Library 0.55 Km Waitakere Central Library just around the corner!
Updated: 12 Nov 2018
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 22 May 2017

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.


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