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Mary Shapley Retirement Village

4 Spence Lane, Whakatane, 3120

Explore Mary Shapley Retirement Village

Mary Shapley Retirement Village is a welcoming, boutique-style retirement village, set in tranquil rural surroundings – a beautiful place to enjoy your own independence, in the friendship of a small community, within easy reach of Whakatane.

We have 29 villas and 22 apartments in our village.

All villas contain:

  • Well designed modern kitchen
  • Open-plan lounge and dining area
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Modern appliances 
  • Quality light fittings, drapes and floor coverings
  • 24-hour emergency call system
  • Heat pump/air conditioning unit

People who live in our retirement village enjoy a mix of privacy and the company of others – as they like it. Our range of activities and entertainment also offers a relaxed opportunity to get to know people.

Village life can be fun and active or quiet and relaxing – it's totally up to you. Our range of activities and entertainment events will offer you a chance to mingle with like-minded people. Events can include things like; movie nights, games, high teas, happy hours, gardening and much more. View our upcoming events.

You can find us in the heart of Kopeopeo in Whakatane, close to all amenities and surrounded by attractive, award-winning gardens.

Bupa Mary Shapley Care Home is located on-site and offers rest home and hospital care. As a Bupa village resident, you’ll have priority access subject to availability.

To view the latest ORA and Disclosure statement for this village, please visit the Companies Office website and then click on Other Registers Search and follow the on-screen instructions.


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Village summary

Retirement Village Association (RVA) Accredited Village
Legal Titles of Units
Occupation Right Agreement
Statutory Supervisor
Covenant Trustee Services Ltd
Pet Policy
Small pets welcome, with permission from the village manager
Insurance Policy
Full comprehensive insurance on the communal village buildings as well as residential properties and infrastructure.
Village Manager
Available during business hours