Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa

All year round

Relax in silky-smooth sulphur pools

Bask in gentle rapids and natural rock pools. Ease aching muscles with the water spouts and jets. Or just enjoy the stunning alpine backdrop and watch as the world drifts by. For more luxury, escape to your own slice of tranquility with spacious and quiet private pools, or loosen up tired muscles and invigorate your skin in the private sauna and steam rooms. If you have some energy to burn, hit the family leisure area. It’s complete with hydroslides, the South Island’s only aqua thrill ride and freshwater pools featuring waterfalls, spouts and a giggle-filled lazy river.



For more info visit:

Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa


Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa
42 Amuri Ave
Hanmer Springs


03 315 0000




Wheelchair access around the complex. There are aqua chair/lifts available on many of the pools, and one of the Cascade pools has a wheelchair ramp. Accessible changing rooms are available. Grab rails.


Mobility parking.

More experiences like this

Whānau Mārama: New Zealand International Film Festival 2023

19/07/2023 -6/08/2023

The NZIFF 2023 programming team attends film festivals around the world to bring audiences in Aotearoa the very best of global cinema, with the Auckland programme featuring 129 full-length films and seven short film collections, with films hailing from 39 countries, including Uganda, Senegal, Nigeria, Democratic Republic of Congo, Estonia, Jordan, Iran, Brazil, and of course Aotearoa. The films will screen in six venues and cinemas in Auckland from 19 July to 6 August with the festival rolling out to 15 regions across the motu. The 2023 programme comprises features, Cannes Film Festival winners, documentaries, shorts, retrospectives, films for kids, animation, and the ‘incredibly strange’. Nine films are celebrating their world premiere and all films are making their New Zealand premiere at NZIFF 2023.

FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™

Auckland, Dunedin, Hamilton, Wellington

The 2023 Fifa Women’s World Cup in New Zealand and Australia will be on a huge scale. It’s set to become the most-attended women’s sporting event in history, with over a million tickets already sold.

Aotea Square Ice Rink

until 6th August

Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a fresh beginner, there is plenty of fun to be had by everyone. Get amongst all the spectacle with plenty of food trucks and frozen fun. This year, the rink features a stunning lighting installation that will leave you feeling like you’re skating underneath the magical starlit winter’s night.  Round up the whānau this winter, challenge your mates to a skate-off, or bring your colleagues for a bit of Friday night fun! Get amongst!

Back to top