The ultimate alpine escape...Hanmer Springs.

Surrounded by mountains and forests with crisp alpine air and award winning natural thermal pools,  the village of Hanmer Springs is a simply magical place.

With vibrant boutique shopping, an exciting array of adventure activities (from fishing and hunting to jetboating and bungy jumping!), world class cafes and restaurants and family friendly farm parks and golf among what's on offer, there is literally something to entertain everyone here.

Our most popular attraction is Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa - a stunning complex of natural thermal pools, massage pools and masses of fun in our family friendly area complete with a water playground, hydroslides and New Zealand's only Superbowl aquatic thrill ride.

So...come visit...we're already waiting to welcome you.

Midweek Specials

Check out the Heart & Soul of Hanmer Springs during a midweek visit. We have put together a range of geat packages you can enjoy on a visit between Sunday and Thursday (excluding public holidays). Find out more Here 

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  • Pines Holiday Park

    Pines Holiday Park

    A family park situated 600 metres from the village and thermal pools adjacent ...

  • Mountain Biking Hanmer Springs

    Mountain Biking...

    The trail network in Hanmer Springs comprises over 30 kilometres of purpose b ...

  • Drifters Inn

    Drifters Inn

    Drifters Inn is centrally located, opposite the thermal pools and is handy to ...

  • Up The Garden Path

    Up The Garden Path

    Welcome to Up The Garden Path, Hanmer Springs largest gift shop.

    We p ...

  • Hanmer Springs Scenic Views Motel

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    Hanmer Springs Scenic Views Motel is built of natural stone and local timbers ...

  • Hanmer Springs Helicopters

    Hanmer Springs...

    Hanmer Springs Helicopters provides you with the highest quality Canterbury f ...

  • Cheltenham House

    Cheltenham House

    Set on extensive grounds 200m from the Thermal Pools, restaurants & fores ...

  • The St James Premium Accommodation

    The St James...

    Nestled in the tranquil alpine village of Hanmer Springs, The St James combin ...

  • The Decadent Fudge Co.

    The Decadent Fudge...

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    Mick and Sue O ...

  • Corianders Ethnic Indian Restaurant

    Corianders Ethnic...

    Welcome from Amardeep Singh.

    We invite you to a very delightful, plea ...