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Ideally situated in a prime location

Selwyn Heights enjoys a prime location in charming Hillsborough, central Auckland.

Gowing apartments


Named in honour of the late Right Reverend Eric Gowing, Bishop of the Diocese of Auckland, 1960-1978. 

Future proofing your retirement village decision

Your needs in the future may be different to what they are now, and that’s why these apartments are such a good choice. We can help with housework or your laundry, and we offer a range of facilities to meet your leisure and social needs. In addition, each apartment has a call alarm within reach, and the village offers the added assurance of 24-hour on-site nursing care.

Each spacious, self-contained apartment offers the following as standard:
  • generous, open plan living flowing out onto a deck/balcony (approx 8m2 on average with some partially covered)
  • modern fitted kitchen including fridge, dishwasher, water purifier and waste disposal unit
  • compact laundry comprising washing machine, dryer, tub and storage
  • bathroom heated towel rail and ‘two-in-one’ heat and light
  • air conditioning with remote control
  • drapes and sun filter curtains
  • video security intercom, plus telephone/internet outlets in bedrooms, lounge and kitchen
  • Sky TV and Freeview connections
  • emergency call pendant and wall-mounted emergency call buttons 
  • full sprinkler system, with smoke detectors
Other features include:
  • secure basement carparking, with resident storage lockers for those who purchase a carpark
  • electrical recharging facilities for mobility scooters
  • monitored 24 hour emergency call system
  • access to apartment levels controlled by electronic security swipe card
  • dual lift access
  • wide range of community facilities including: shops, café, restaurant, swimming and spa pools, gymnasium, hydrotherapy spa, wellness centre, lounge bar, cinema, hairdesser, multifunction recreation room, library, craft room, outdoor bowling green, a full and varied activities programme and so much more for residents to enjoy