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Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa

Amuri Avenue, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
+64 3-315 0000
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Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Jet Boat Day Trip from Christchurch
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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” (139 reviews)
“hot springs” (101 reviews)
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Amuri Avenue, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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"changing rooms"
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"hot springs"
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"private pool"
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"relaxing experience"
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"varying temperatures"
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"all ages"
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"two hours"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our second visit to Hanmer Springs in the last five years but our first with our children who had a great time in the pools. They even have adults only pools so I could have a quiet soak while hubby looked after the kids!

Thank Mary81Cook
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a relaxing day at the pools we tried most of the pools all were great it was raining heavily most of the time we were there but that didn't matter being warm in the pools. Our daughter had a great time on the...More

Thank Janet S
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The pools are awesome but the antiquated process of lining up to get in was painful. Seaworld, wet and wild etc get thousand of people through the gates efficiently. We stood for at least 30 mins and only about 12 people in each row moved...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Such a shame that our only chance to visit the pools was just after a power outage and snowfall. The pools were so crowded and the water was not up to expected heat levels. Clothing storage cubicles were all full, lockers difficult to use and...More

Thank justajafa
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TylerAdams85, Digital marketing Advisor at Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Justajafa, thank you for taking the time to give us feedback. We honestly appreciate it as it helps us shape our business. Unfortunately the day you visited there were emergency repairs being undertaken by our electricity network after weather damage that morning. As you...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

A relaxing therapy for all with many choices of the space to relax in within a garden style environment. Good value.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Hanmer Springs is a beautiful place and the thermal pools are a must do attraction there. The setting is absolutely stunning and there are lots of different pools with a variety of temperatures. The water slides are fun and the queues not too long even...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been to Rotorua Polynesian Spa we rate this better... great facility for couples and families of all ages... Will bring kids next time

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. Lots of great pkols all dufferent hwats to soak in . Lovely set out grounds. Would always co e back. Great staff helpful.

Thank Flick Ian C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to take advantage of the Pamper Package as part of a birthday gift, and that it was indeed! The spa was absolutely lovely, as was the sauna! The private pool was a highlight with beautiful ambience and away from the crowds....More

Thank Peacys
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome spot. So many different hot pools and a great atmosphere. Friendly staff! Excellent for children too. There are 3 big waterslides as well to let out your inner adult. Highly recommend

Thank breejm
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Isfaqur Rahman S
8 April 2018|
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Response from Keithbath D | Reviewed this property |
We have been in winter & autumn all fine just hope for a reasonable day as gets a bit chilly getting from pool to pool.
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LynFJ
23 March 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.
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Sorcmark3
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
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