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Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Hanmer Springs Natural Thermal Pools Admission Ticket
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Hanmer Springs Natural Thermal Pools Admission Ticket
From $17.56*
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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...more
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Amuri Avenue, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
+64 3-315 0000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great spot, lovely pools, various temperatures and styles, all spotless and clean Went twice on the same day, good value and very enjoyable.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Traveller1963
Reviewed yesterday

A great resort and attraction. Our experience was marred by a very rude member of staff speaking very abruptly and discourteous to visitors. Created a very bad impression on New Zealand. This particular woman at reception was rather officious and rather than provide good information...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ian W
Reviewed yesterday

I was not too sure what to expect from the hot pools when we arrived in Hanmer. I was worried they would be over crowded and far from relaxing. Thankfully my worries were not needed. Even though it was busy there was plenty of room...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank RichardHuckvale
Reviewed 2 days ago

Spent a glorious 2 hours here after a four hour car journey. Plenty of variation with different temperature pools, hydro pools and childrens facilities too.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Barry H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went there when it was cold and it was very nice to warm ourselves up. They have 40, 41 and 42 degrees hotsprings which smell due to the sulphur after rotten eggs. After some time you get used to it. There are other cooler...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dreamteam2k17
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Worth the wait so many pools to try the slides are always a hit with the kids facilities were excellent

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 3 days ago

A welcome destination for tourists and locals alike with spots to just lie and relax or if you're up for more enthusiastic relaxing that's catere for as well.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nola B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We paid for a 2 day ticket here and took full advantage of it! The visits were pure pleasure from paying the friendly, smiling young lady on the first day to being sent on our way with more cheerful smiles on the second. The whole...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BarbaraV340
Reviewed 5 days ago

After a 90-minute drive from Christchurch, we arrived in Hanmer Springs. The Thermal Pools & Spa is definitely one of my favourite places in New Zealand - there is something for everyone here. There are many different hot pools, plus the water slides. There’s the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank HM26YT
Reviewed 5 days ago

A nice relaxing afternoon moving from pool to pool. The sun umbrellas are a great idea on a sunny day thank you

Date of experience: February 2019
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June 21, 2018|
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Response from Marketing_HSTPS | Property representative |
Hi there. It really does depend on your skin condition. Our pools are all heated with Thermal water however some do have chlorine except for the Sulphur pools that are pure natural mineral water. The Sulphur pools also have... More
Isfaqur Rahman S
April 7, 2018|
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Response from Krissy G | Property representative |
This time of year is stunning in Hanmer Springs the trees are turning and the colours are amazing.
March 22, 2018|
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Response from Krissy G | Property representative |
He maybe best to call healthline. The thermal waters are natural so he should be ok but best call a professional to be sure.