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Magical moments!

Shout out to Amy at the service desk for making my day magical🙏 Did a spectators ride up the... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
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Enjoyed our day at Mount Hutt

We skied Mt Hutt on a Monday that had partly cloudy and windy weather. As a result the chair to the... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
dillon, CO
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Methven, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was pretty disappointed with Mt Hutt. Lots of friends in Aus had told us it was great, but sadly, did not find it so. Ski gear hire service was slow. Food was bad, and I say that as someone who is used to ordinary...More

Thank Scoopie10
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Arguably Mt Hutt is one of NZ South Island's premier ski resorts....however it is unbelievable that you have to navigate a crappy unmade road to get their from the base of the mountain. In this day and age in a 1st world country that makes...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Shout out to Amy at the service desk for making my day magical🙏 Did a spectators ride up the mountain, all my years going as parent help on school trips and not being a skier....finally got the view from the top of the mountain.🗻 Was...More

Thank Voyager640923
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We skied Mt Hutt on a Monday that had partly cloudy and windy weather. As a result the chair to the top had a delayed opening, but luckily the weather improved and the chair opened. Visibility was difficult at times, and when difficult at times...More

1  Thank joesea
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We were so spoilt, the sun was shining, everyone was happy. Snowboarding, skiing and sightseeing and lazy me just blobbing out in front of the fire on the top floor of Hubers Hutt, listening to sounds watching the people go by. It was all action.

Thank walkingholiday
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Let me start by saying I've been to a LOT of different ski resorts in NZ, Japan and Canada.... and Mt Hutt is honestly my least favorite of all of them. I have no idea why people rave about it. It's small. It's crowded (Sundays...More

1  Thank Callie B
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Shout out to the staff & management at Mt Hutt for always going above & beyond. We have been traveling here for 14+ years & the last 8 with kids. The Kea kids ski program has by far the best team of people coaching the...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

I wasn’t so sure about skiing again after some not so good experiences, but Mt Hutt has converted me to an enthusiast. The scenery is breathtaking, the staff are friendly and when there is new snow the skiing is so good! One day the lift...More

Thank barbtimjones
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Overcrowded. Only 1 Green run, 2nd is a terrain park and not green at all. Impossible to ski on the green as its packed full of people. Just dodging people with every turn. Expect the lift que and slow speed lift up to take 20mins...More

2  Thank 0hounsfield
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We have just had two excellent days on the snow at Mt Hutt. Two magic carpets and some green runs for our young kids. Blues through to blacks for the more experienced. Also great food right there. I tried to review the restaurant but could...More

Thank nealmclennan
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16 March 2018|
Response from atipuna |
About half an hour if you have a 4WD, otherwise it would be roughly 40-45 minutes. For a bus it would take approximately 1 hour.
21 July 2017|
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Response from BhuddaBud | Reviewed this property |
Very good question. If Mt Hutt is closed maybe head to Christchurch or Rangiora for some Fish and Chips, and a beer...kiwi as