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Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa

Amuri Avenue, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
+64 3-315 0000
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Welcome to Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa The best place to escape, Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa is an easy drive, just 90 minutes north of Christchurch. The best place to indulge, with a range of pools including relaxing rock pools, soothing sulphur pools, an array of water jets and bubbles - at a range of temperatures. Plus a luxurious day spa with a range of treatments, private pools, sauna and steam rooms. The best place to act like a kid, with an activity pool, lap pool, lazy river, water slides, garden picnic areas and the Tea Kiosk Café & Grill. Quite simply – the best place.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“changing rooms” (132 reviews)
“private pool” (97 reviews)
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Amuri Avenue, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Well laid out and well organised. A little overpriced for us locals even from Auckland. Tourist hot spot that should free for kiwis but hay if you dont want us to bring new torists then its your loss. Uniformed fun police at every turn but...More

Thank Dunk893
Reviewed yesterday

I would recommend buying the pass where you can re-enter one more time on the same day. We started our day at 10am and by 1pm the kids were getting hungry. With so many places to eat nearby, we were able to get some food...More

Thank Jo F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is my second visit from the UK and love this place, so relaxing with different types of pools to choose from and good value for money. Staff are friendly and always on hand and with free sun lotions.

Thank scouser1978
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good price for this swimming pool .. hot and few choices to enjoy a day restaurant inside shop also if you forget you bikini. Enjoy

Thank Nat L
Reviewed 2 days ago

There are pools to suit everyone here. Very Popular place with lots of different pools to suit all people of all ages in life. Thank you Hanmer Springs.

Thank Ferrit47
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Plenty of choice of pools. Spa adults only. Up to 40 degrees. In hot weather recommend pools for late afternoon to evening time. Very busy place all day. Cost $17 per adult over age 60.

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped by on our way from Nelson to Christchurch. We got the private pool for 30 minutes, definitely with the extra 8 dollars. Had our own indoor hotpool for 30 minutes as well as access to the regular pools. The pools are well set up...More

1  Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 4 days ago

These mineral hot pools are lovely for an evening soak taking in the alpine surroundings and NZ night skies in Hanmer Springs. Despite the fact that you may only be here for an hour or so, the pools are pricey. Not much change out of...More

Thank Melody H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This would have been my first visit during bad weather (cold and rainy) and frankly it was my best visit. I have been to the pools a thousand times during very hot summer days and now that I’ve experienced it during cold weather I would...More

Thank rudyp599
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was a bit crowded. And change room was open. Showers not good either. No where to put cloths or to keep towels dry.

Thank Sha4362
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19 August 2017|
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Response from TylerAdams85 | Property representative |
Hi Sorcha, There are a few sheltered spots around the sides of the facility, including umbrellaed areas around some of the pools. It would still be advised to bring a jacket or warm clothing if you plan to be a spectator... More
6 May 2017|
Response from Shane_Adcock | Property representative |
Hi, the freshwater pool is 25 metres long. Just note that we have one lane roped off for lap swimming most days - the exceptions are public holidays (and the weekend attached to public holidays), and school holidays.
26 December 2016|
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Response from strawbale08 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, all info on Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve are on their home page. If you have signed your family up, you can get discounts for you & your family, or though Facebook