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Brinkley Resort

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Reviewed 23 March 2013

We have stayed in both the two bedroom units and the studio at Brinkley and they are great. Whether you want to just relax in the cosy units and use the well equipped kitchens or the fantastic restaurant on site, all the ingredients are here for a great holiday summer or winter. The town has heaps to offer with awesome...

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NYC, USA
Reviewed 11 March 2013

The host and hostess/owners are so nice and accommodating that you will not want to leave. Good food, a well-stocked bar and even an honor-system laundry. A delightful pool and a heated spa with views of the nearby mountains.

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2Thank sdflicker
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2012

We had a week in Queenstown which we all enjoyed then went to ski at Mt Hutt and stayed at the Brinkley.Having arrived at night we didnt know what awaited us in the morning.We were in a upstairs mountainside unit and in the morning the kids opened the curtains.WOW! Thee whole Southern Alps were in front of us.Perfect room for...

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3Thank Patricia H
BrinkleyManagement, General Manager at Brinkley Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay. We are happy you enjoyed the wonderful views from your room and hope to see you again .

Christchurch
Reviewed 15 October 2012

We prebooked our apartment at least a month out from arrival and were looking forward to our stay. We are a family of 2 adults and 2 infants. Unfortunately we were given an upstairs room, so had to lug all our bags and 2 small children up very steep external stairs. The rooms were basic, nothing flash to reflect the...

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BrinkleyManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Brinkley Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our property. We are a Qualmark rated 4 Star property not 5 Star as your review states. We subject ourselves to their independent inspection annually and comply with their rating requirements which are based on International standards. If you wish to visit us again simply ask reception for a...

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2012

Stayed at this resort while on an epic snow boarding trip through New Zealand! Had an awesome stay in a clean and comfortable room. This town is like a sleepy, relaxed and very chilled version of most Australian towns. It's super close to Mt Hutt (which was awesome for boarding) and it is super cheap with two pubs in the...

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2Thank Ryan M
BrinkleyManagement, General Manager at Brinkley Resort, responded to this review

A special "Thanks!" for taking the time to write a review of Brinkley and your obviously enjoyable stay. Hope to see you again next year and we can guarantee you will receive the same friendly service irrespective of what time your check in arrival is!!

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2012

Handy to Blue and Brown Pubs, and good value for money. Service was prompt and polite. Didn't check out the spa, tennis court or restaurant. Blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah. Hopefully that is 200 characters Tripadvisor .

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3Thank David S
BrinkleyManagement, General Manager at Brinkley Resort, responded to this review

Hi and Thanks for sharing your views on Brinkley. Hope to see you back again next year !

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 11 September 2012

We stayed at Brinkley Resort for 3 nights in early September 2012 and had a great time. The hotel is close walking distance to the main pubs, information hut, car rental and supermarkets. I booked the accommodation directly through the hotel and they were happy to supply contact information for the transfers between Christchurch Airport and Brinkley Resort through Methven...

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BrinkleyManagement, General Manager at Brinkley Resort, responded to this review

We are delighted you enjoyed your time in our part of the world. Hopefully next year if you return you will be able to spend more time up on the beautiful slopes of Mt Hutt. We also have some amazing Gorge activities nearby including jet boat rides into the "Lord of the Rings " filming territory. All the best and...

Rockhampton
Reviewed 2 September 2012

One thing as a business man with 3 stores is when I want a vacation I want to have great memories, the restaurant the service the accommodation and the hosts (Paul and Gayle) made my holiday memorable, as well as Mt Hutt having the best snow fall in Nz I fully recommend anyone wanting a well priced holiday get to...

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4Thank PioneerRockhampton
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 September 2012

A few friends and I stayed at Brinkley resort for 2 nights to ski in Mt Hutt for a day. The room was spacious, clean and we woke up to incredible views of the mountain outside. The town centre is just a short walk and there's a very cute cafe there-I forget the name but we had the most beautiful...

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4Thank NataliaAnia
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 30 August 2012

It was 2 nights of warm and comforting stay at Brinkley Resort during winter in mid August 2012 for my family first visit to New Zealand. The view of the snow peaked Mt Hutt was breathtaking especially sunset just behind the resort. The resort's Shackleton Restaurant serves the best seafood chowder in the world! It was far better than the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Brinkley Resort Mt Hutt is a 4 star Qualmark rated High Country self-contained accommodation resort and conference centre situated in the Alpine heartland village of Methven at the foothills of majestic Mt Hutt. Just a short two minute walk to the centre of town and conveniently positioned for transport to Mt Hutt. Brinkley features a total of 80 self contained apartments comprised of 40 studios and 40 self contained two bedroom apartments. Laundry facilities are complimentary and shared between each apartment and studio room and the two bedroom apartments all contain spa baths, ideal for relaxing after a day on the mountain. Enjoy a relaxing evenings dining in Shackelton's Restaurant, award winning NZ Beef & Lamb recipient, open during the winter ski season ( please note our restaurant is open during ski season but closed for the summer with the exception of conferences, groups & weddings). Free 300mb high speed wifi provided during your stay - additional internet small charges apply. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brinkley Resort

Address: 43 Barkers Rd, Methven 7730, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Methven
Price Range: ₹ 6,111 - ₹ 9,906 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Brinkley Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 80
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