142 Shakespeare Road,
Perfectly located, premium lifestyle
Nestled between the exclusive North Shore suburbs of Milford and Takapuna, this is retirement living at its finest. Our outstanding location – just moments from Lake Pupuke, Takapuna Beach, North Shore Hospital and Takapuna’s vibrant restaurant and shopping scene – is hard to beat. Add to that an elegant, stylish village with premium facilities, luxurious apartments, and a lively community of active retirees, and this could be your gold standard in retirement living.
Come and see us soon
As they say, home is where the heart is, and at the beating heart of The Poynton is an outstanding array of communal facilities and amenities, carefully crafted to bring people together to celebrate their well-earned retirement years. With renowned events and dining, sports and social activities, there’s something for everyone at The Poynton. Join us for a tour today.Book a tour
Attention to detail sets this premium village apart with everything carefully crafted, from its stylishly designed common areas to the thoughtfully laid-out homes. In addition to independent apartments, The Poynton also has serviced apartments where you receive extra support, such as daily meals, laundry, cleaning and personalised care.
At The Poynton, you’ll mix with a community of like-minded residents, enjoying the finest facilities in an elegant yet secure setting right next door to North Shore Hospital. Nearby, Takapuna’s vibrant restaurant and shopping scene gives you the cosmopolitan refinement of a big city, set against stunning Takapuna Beach. Milford offers a relaxed change of pace, as well as access to the peaceful eastern bays of North Auckland.
Simply click below and you can explore the many wonderful parts of our village yourself – without even having to leave your seat! And if you see something you’d like to know more about, phone Suzee on (027) 218 7985.
Features and Amenities
- 24/7 emergency call button in every apartment
- Art, crafts and activities rooms
- Billiards and blokes’ shed
- Bowling green, croquet lawn and petanque terrain
- Calm hair salon
- Care suites available for residents
- Controlled access, secure car park and lock up storage
- Ecare – self-monitor your blood pressure, heart rate and weight
- Fireplace areas with al fresco dining and BBQ area
- Indoor swimming, spa and gymnasium
- Library, lounge with big screen TV and grand piano
- Mix Lounge Bar, Sage Restaurant and Zest Cafe
- On-site staff 24/7 with perimeter security
- Vegetable garden
- Wellness centre and doctor services
Open Days & Events
Open Day & Cocktail Event : 15 September - 4pm-6pm
We’d love for you to join us for Eris Malcolm’s ‘A Joy of Painting’ Art Exhibition and Silent Auction at The Poynton on Thursday 15 September from 4pm to 6pm. Booking is essential. To RSVP, call Suzee on 027 218 7985.
Proceeds from the auction will go to support the charity Shine (Safer Homes in New Zealand
Everyday). Complimentary wine and canapés will be served.
Note: Visitors must be feeling well and wear a mask while on-site. For your safety, our staff also receive daily testing. For full Metlifecare COVID-19 guidelines, please refer to our website metlifecare.co.nz
To view a typical month's activity calendar for this village click here
Even for the most able retiree, there comes a time when help is needed with the basics of day-to-day living. Family members often step in to provide support, however there is always a limit to how much time can be committed and the level of care they can provide. This is where serviced apartments can provide the ideal answer.
We can provide a whole host of services, 24-hour support and a quality of life that you or your loved ones truly deserve. While you may be at a stage where you need a higher level of care, you can keep the spirit of independence, while your family can rest assured that you are always in safe hands and in good company. For advice on how to talk to your loved ones about moving into a retirement village click here.
RETAIN DHB SUPPORT OR TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR ON-SITE CARE PACKAGES
We offer a range of on-site care packages uniquely tailored for your needs, and delivered in a timely, caring manner by our expert care team. Alternatively, you’re welcome to continue using your DHB-funded personal care services.
SERVICED APARTMENTS FOR ASSISTED LIVING
Our purpose-built apartments have a kitchenette and bathroom, offering continued independence with support services tailored to your personal needs.
Services available at The Poynton Village include:
A place of pure luxury.
The Poynton offers superior accommodation that allows for completely independent living. All one, two or three-bedroom stylish apartments have spacious dining and living areas, modern kitchens with quality appliances, beautiful bathrooms, laundry and come with either a balcony or patio. If you are seeking long range views, courtyard views, sea views, lake views, morning sun or afternoon sun then one of our apartments is bound to meet your needs. All apartments include undercover garaging.
You are responsible for household tasks while we take care of all the outdoor maintenance, leaving you more time to enjoy our extensive recreational facilities and social activities.
If you require assisted living options we also have a choice of high quality serviced apartments. These are designed for people who value their independence but enjoy having easy access to additional care and support services.
What residents are saying
Hi to all of you at Metlifecare, especially at The Poynton. I just want to say, on behalf of our family, a huge big Thank you for everything… You have done a fabulous job protecting, taking care and providing both necessary services and social well being fun activities for all your residents. Our Mum has been so well looked after and it has been a huge weight off our shoulders knowing the care and companionship… from you and your wonderful staff. Thank you again, keep up the good work, you have been marvellous!!!!!
The wonderful way you have kept us informed, the staff here at The Poynton, the food from our restaurant, etc have helped enormously to get us through this rather tough time [during Covid lockdown]. I congratulate you all for a difficult job well done. I thank you all sincerely.
At the Poynton I am so grateful for the care & consideration from all the wonderful staff, the Manager Katie & her guidance for our care.
Hello, I would like to thank Metlifecare for the regular emails. At the Poynton I am so grateful for the care & consideration from all the wonderful staff, the Manager Katy & her guidance for our care to keep us all free from this virus. Thank you all.