About Cantabria Group

100% Locally Owned & Operated

The Cantabria Group was founded in 1981 by Ron and Jamie Main. Today the Group is still owned by the Main Family who, along with a dedicated team of caring professionals, are actively involved in the day to day operation of the group. Across the three facilities The Cantabria Group care for 350 Residents and employ 310 staff, we also have a further 112 people living independently in Retirement Units (39 Cantabria Units).


Rest Home, Hospital & Retirement Village Facilities

Our facilities offer combinations of Rest Home and Hospital level Care, Senior Day Care and Respite Care and Independent Retirement Living options, in safe and secure Units and Apartments. We aim to provide health care that is accessible and tailored to suit each Resident. Find out more about our Aged Care facilities.

Why The Cantabria Group?

We are a family owned company, where the owners work onsite and are in touch with their Resident’s needs. We aim to help people live healthier and more comfortable lives by providing the necessary care, be it Day Care, Rehabilitation, Rest Home or Hospital level care or in an Independent or Assisted Village Unit.

“Our lovely facilities are well maintained with beautiful trees and gardens. Click on the links and view our gallery to find out more about our facilities or come and see us, I am sure we will have a place for you or your loved ones.

Quality Care and Gracious Living for the Elderly.”

– Jamie Main, Owner/ Director


Two Other Great Locations

In addition to Cantabria Home, Hospital & Retirement Village we also have two other great facilities. Also located in the heart of Rotorua, Fergusson Home offers a comfortable homely atmosphere nestled in a quiet residential setting with friendly staff offering 24 hour personal care. Matamata Country Lodge is able to offer a total care concept with a wide range of accommodation available from twenty 2 bedroom chalets to full care in the Medical Geriatric Hospital.

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