Price List - As at 1 July 2023

No matter what level of care you are assessed as needing, no one in residential aged care will be asked to pay more than the maximum contribution for Rest Home level care of $204.41 per day.

If, however, you choose a Te Hopai Premium Room, this will attract a Premium Charge of between $28 and $52 per day.

All levels of care (Respite or Long Term Care) $204.41 per day
Premium rooms (excluding Kowhai and Owen Street) including premium daily charge of $28 $232.41 per day 
Kowhai (Dementia Stage III) rooms including premium daily charge of $50 $254.41 per day
Owen Street rooms including premium daily charge of $52 $256.41 per day 

Fortnightly - Long Term Care $2,861.74
Fortnightly rate – Long Term Care in premium room (excluding Kowhai and Owen Street rooms) $3,253.74
Fortnightly rate - Kowhai (Dementia Stage III) room
Fortnightly rate - Owen Street room $3,589.74

The daily rate is set each year by Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand and is effective from 1 July 2023.

All rates quoted are inclusive of GST.



We are committed to providing a caring, warm, safe home-like environment at Te Hopai.

Te Hopai Standard Rooms

(Rest Home & Hospital Rd)

All our rooms have:

  • a full ensuite heated bathroom
  • hospital beds with comfortable mattresses and bright bedding. These fully adjustable beds provide the best possible position and height to suit the individual needs of our residents
  • fully accessible free wi-fi connection
  • telephone
  • furniture if required (wardrobe/dresser/lazy boy chair)
  • Sky TV connection (charged individually)


Premium Rooms

(Owen St, Hospital, Rest Home, and Kowhai Dementia Unit)

In addition to all the features in our standard rooms, Te Hopai Premium Rooms include some or all the following:

  • larger room, more space and/or better layout
  • garden, city, or green belt views
  • north facing rooms for sun and outlook
  • flat screen 32” wall mounted TV
  • technology solutions including access to tablets for video calls and family information sharing
  • greater access to multiple lounge and garden spaces

All rooms in the Kowhai Dementia Unit are classified as Premium Rooms due to the higher ratio of space per resident. Kowhai has courtyard gardens and ‘memory focussed’ activity spaces designed to emulate normal life including: a fully equipped kitchen, washing line, and herb garden.