The Poynton - Metlifecare

  • Village Manager: Craig Peploe
  • (09) 488 5700
  • Sales Executive: Suzee Janis
  • 027 218 7985
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  • Located in the coastal community of Milford on Auckland’s North Shore. The Poynton is a premium retirement village with options of one, two and three bedroom luxury apartments. All our residents receive a high level of care with 24-hour emergency access, a wellness clinic and doctor support. Residents have a choice of independent living or residing in one or our serviced apartments which offer extra support, including daily meals, laundry, cleaning and personalised assistance. To read more about our serviced apartments, click here
    The Poynton has many impressive facilities & amenities such as fireplace areas with al fresco dining, a mix lounge bar, a restaurant & cafe, a lounge with big screen TV and grand piano, a bowling green, a croquet lawn & petanque terrain, a hair salon, a blokes' shed, an indoor swimming, spa & gymnasium and a well stocked library. Residents can also enjoy organised activities such as arts & crafts, bingo & quizzes, social outings, organised entertainment, parties and happy hours.  
    The Poynton is part of Metlifecare who are one of the largest retirement village operators in New Zealand. All Metlifecare villages offer residents added assurances including fixed fees, no hidden costs, no capital loss & continuum of care with priority access to any Metlifecare Care Facility. For more information on The Poynton please make an enquiry.

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    • One-bedroom Apartments
    • Two-bedroom Apartments
    • Three-bedroom Apartments
    • Serviced Apartments

    Level of Care

    • Independent Living
    • Assisted Living

    Village Facilities

    • Library
    • BBQ area
    • Workshop / Mens Shed
    • Hairdresser available for appointments
    • Gym
    • Billiards / Pool Table
    • Bar
    • Piano
    • Indoor Swimming Pool
    • Spa Pool
    • Bowling Green
    • Restaurant / Cafe

    Care offered by village

    • Registered nurse available for appointments
    • Podiatrist available for appointments
    • Physio available for appointments
    • Occupational Therapist available for appointments
    • Wellness centre and doctor services
    • Supervising delivery of medication
    • 24/7 emergency call button in every apartment

    Services offered by village

    • Village van
    • House keeping
    • Laundry service
    • Meals on user pays basis (included into the serviced apartment package).


    • Controlled access
    • Secure car park
    • Lock up storage
    • On-site staff 24/7
    • Perimeter security

    Resident Activities

    • Arts & crafts
    • Cards & board games
    • Social outings
    • Entertainment
    • Quizzes
    • Bingo
    • Happy Hours
    • Parties
    • Videos

    Attractions in the Area

    • Beaches
    • Scenic walks
    • Shopping
    • Bowling club
    • Golf courses
    • Local RSA
    • Cinemas
    • Restaurants / cafes
    Can residents make alterations to their property? ×
    Residents are welcome to redecorate their unit with discretion of the village manager. Any major alterations must be discussed and approved by the village manager.
    What do resident fees cover? ×
    This is a consolidated fee that captures costs such as council rates, water rates, building insurance, the upkeep of community facilities, gardening services, salaries and wages of the staff and village operations.
    How long is the cooling off period once the contract is signed? ×
    As per the Retirement Village Act, the cooling off period after an Occupation Right Agreement has been signed is 15 working days.
    When leaving the village, what is the process for units being sold? ×
    Units are advertised at market value. Residents are welcome to introduce a prospective resident as long as they meet the normal entry criteria of the village.
    Can residents have friends & family to stay? ×
    Any family members or friends are able to stay for a combined total of 90 days per year. Longer stays require the agreement of the Village Manager.
    What does the entry fee cover? ×
    The entry cost gives the resident the right to live in the unit for their lifetime or as long as they choose. When the resident leaves the village they will receive the cost paid minus the deferred management fee and any other charges due.
    What are the residents rights if the village got into financial difficulty? ×
    Residents are protected through a first ranking mortgage with the Village's Statutory Supervisor . They hold first ranking mortgage over the village land in order to ensure priority and security for the rights of all residents. The statutory supervisor also ensures the operator of the village acts in accordance with the Disclosure Statements and the village is run in a financially responsible manner.
    What happens if there is a delay in sale? ×
    Your village fee will cease as soon as Metlifecare is provided with vacant possession of your unit. If it takes longer than nine months to re-license, we will pay you interest on the outstanding capital. Plus you can apply for an early repayment of up to $20,000 of the capital sum when your unit is vacated.

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    Village Summary

    Retirement Village Association (RVA) Accredited Village
    Statutory Supervisor: Covenant Trustee Services Ltd
    Pet Policy: Pets suited to apartment living. Approval required by village manager.
    Insurance Policy: Full comprehensive insurance on the communal village buildings as well as residential properties.
    On-Site Manager: Yes

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    1 Bedroom Serviced Apartment Living

    A beautifully refurbished one bedroom serviced apartment at popular The Poynton retirement village in Takapuna is now available.

    Situated close to the village community centre, this apartment is perfected positioned to take full advantage of the busy village social scene while also providing the privacy of your apartment when you need to relax and unwind. This apartment comes with all the finest finishes and fittings that you'd expect from The Poynton as well as access to the full range of village amenities.

    Serviced Apartments of this quality don't come around often, for more information on this apartment and The Poynton phone Jan on 09 488 5711 today.
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