Enjoy Hanmer Springs

So much to See & Do

Hanmer Springs is an attractive year-round holiday destination for adventure, relaxation, and indulgence. Surrounded by dramatic mountains and towering forests, this charming town has a main street filled with boutique shops, cafés, and eateries plus loads of adventure activities.

Hot Pools

Hanmer is famous for its thermal hot pools. It’s a place where you can soak and relax in stunning surroundings. The best place to indulge, with a range of pools, including relaxing rock pools, soothing sulphur pools, and an array of water jets and bubbles – at a range of temperatures. Soak away your cares and experience total relaxation in New Zealand’s finest hot pools.

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Massage and Spa

There is no escape like a Spa treatment at Hanmer Springs. A spa streatment is a sanctuary of relaxation and indulgence where every sight, sound, and sensation are carefully considered. This means you can concentrate on just one thing … you. With numerous options in Hanmer you are sure to find the perfect Spa.

Jet Boats

Power through the spectacular Waiau River canyon with spins and thrills galore on this action-packed ride! Experience travelling across just centimeters of water and rotating through exhilarating spins as a qualified and professional driver navigates you through narrow gorges, braided shallows and rapids on a twin-engine jet boat. A must do for the adventurous.

Bike Trails

The many alpine terrain options make Hanmer Springs the perfect destination for any avid biker. With a large variety of flat forest rides up to rugged alpine tracks Hanmer can keep cycling enthusiast occupied for hours.

Walking Tracks

You can enjoy, pleasant river walks, coastal tracks, forest, and mountain trails ranging from short half hour jaunts to longer half and full-day tramps through spectacular wilderness landscapes. Of particular note, is the gorgeous 30min sculpture walk.

Paddle Bikes

This is a unique pedaling experience for 2 – 6 persons on the same bike. A fun and leisurely way to explore Hanmer Springs. With these you get to experience a leisurely look around Hanmer and a few laughs along the way.

Animal Park

The animal park is set on 2 hectares of parkland where you can stroll among the animals, feed them and also soak in the beautiful Hanmer views. You can even take a picnic to this unique experience. There is everything from Alpacas to Water Buffalo.

Restaurants and Bars

Hanmer Springs has many amazing restaurants for your dining pleasure. You can have a anything from a simple pub meal to and fine dining experience. If you like something a little more exotic you could try, Indian, Thai or Italian dumplings or Chinese. There really are so many options you will be spoiled for choice.


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