A sunny village in the green, leafy suburb of Stoke

  • Built to make the most of the temperate Nelson climate
  • Close to local beaches
  • Adjoining popular Railway Reserve walkway
  • Only ten minutes' drive to Richmond and Nelson City

Facilities & activities

At Summerset in the Sun, our facilities are designed to take advantage of the fantastic Nelson climate.  But, with a range of indoor facilities too, you'll always have something to do, no matter what the weather.  And if you're keen to get involved, our on-site Activities Coordinator will make sure there's always a calendar of events and activities to keep you entertained.

Onsite we have our very own Divine Café and in-house catering, offering contemporary menus prepared on site with wholesome, seasonal, fresh, locally grown produce.

Serviced apartments available now!

We currently a number of serviced apartments available with stunning views over the village, hills and out towards Waimea inlet.

Summerset serviced apartments are designed and built for residents over 70 years of age. These modern, mobility-friendly apartments are warm, comfortable and filled with features that make them easy to live in.

To find out more contact Sales Manager, Karen Ward on 03 923 2102 today!

Pool table Pool table
Residents' bar Residents' bar
Exercise room Exercise room
Barbeque facilities Barbeque facilities
Residents' workshop Residents' workshop
Lounge with large screen TV Lounge with large screen TV
Library Library
Hair salon and beauty clinic Hair salon and beauty clinic
All-weather bowling green All-weather bowling green
Indoor spa pool Indoor spa pool
Communal vegetable gardens Communal vegetable gardens
Swimming pool Swimming pool
Computer with internet access Computer with internet access
Outdoor spa pool Outdoor spa pool
Piano Piano
Petanque Petanque
Organised outings and activities Organised outings and activities
Courtesy van Courtesy van
Cafe Cafe

Types of homes

Summerset in the Sun offers a range of modern, high quality living options including villas, townhouses and serviced apartments, as well as rooms in our Ministry of Health certified care centre.

Villas & townhouses

2 or 3 bedroom villas

Licence to Occupy from $560,000

  • 3 bedroom villas or 2 bedroom with study
  • modern, bright and spacious open plan living
  • contemporary kitchen, large bathroom and self-contained laundry
  • outdoor living and garden
  • single and double garages with internal access
  • pets are welcome (just talk to your Village Manager first)


1 bedroom townhouses with study

Licence to Occupy from $480,000

  • modern, bright, spacious open plan living
  • generous double bedroom
  • contemporary kitchen and bathroom, self-contained laundry
  • outdoor living and garden
  • in-built storage
  • pets are welcome (just talk to your Village Manager first)

Serviced apartments

Double bedroom serviced apartments

Licence to Occupy from $350,000

  • generous double bedroom, ideal for couples and singles
  • spacious separate living area with kitchenette
  • ensuite including accessible shower, grab rails and non-slip floor
  • generous storage
  • 24 hour support close at hand
  • 4-year certification by Ministry of Health to provide rest home level care

Care centres

Care rooms

  • feel at home by decorating and furnishing your care room
  • rooms will accommodate a television, comfortable chair and other small items of furniture
  • all bathrooms include accessible shower, grab rails and non slip floors
  • 4-year certification by the Ministry of Health to provide rest home and hospital-level care

Levels of care

Summerset in the Sun offers a full continuum of care from one-off services through to hospital level care in our Ministry of Health certified care centre.

Village contact details

Photo of Susanne Harzer

Susanne Harzer

Village Manager

Photo of Karen Ward

Karen Ward

Sales Manager

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Find us

16 Sargeson Street,
Nelson 7011

See on Google Maps

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