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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
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fab day with the family relaxing in some idyllic pools. Book a private pool session for a total chillout! Yummy selection in the cafe with great cuppa of english breakfast. Perfect relaxing day.

Thank heatherpO3444UC
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a brilliant afternoon at the thermal springs. We enjoyed the hot springs which were extremely clean and well maintained. Our toddler absolutely loved the family area with the fresh water heated pool, lazy river and mini slide. We paid for locker usage and...More

Thank Jackie K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here on a Monday evening before dinner and had a few pleasant hours soaking in the various pools. It was a great time of the week to visit as it wasn't busy and all pools had enough room. Good changing rooms also -...More

Thank Matthew S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on our honeymoon and it was absolutely amazing. Started off with a half hour steam, then a heavenly couples massage followed by a couple hours in the thermal pools (which are accessible over two days if you book the steam & massage one...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We come from the top of the North Island and wanted to try out the hot pools. We were so glad that we did. So relaxing, a comfortable setting and very tidy. Lots of lifeguards on duty. The night was crisp so it was a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hanmer is our destination of choice. Great family entertainment or couples (although if just two of you dont go in holidays). Not cheap but well worth the money

Thank mudwiggle27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here a few times now because it's amazing. First time with a toddler and it was great. The reception staff advised me of the better pools for a toddler and was well worth it

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The thermal pools have been upgraded in recent years and is all the better for it. There's something for everyone including adult only pools, which are great. For the young or young at heart, there's the lazy river, slide and splash pools. There's also a...More

Thank 457angelikaf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the springs and had an amazing time! Teenager loved all of the pools and it was nice that some pools were just for adults meaning they could relax. The slides and family area were great for everyone and the private pools were amazing....More

Thank siansgoestravelling
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So much fun as always. We spent a good 3 hours here and as it got dark the kids loved watching the stars come out while soaking. A must to visit at any time of the year 🌜⭐🌟

Thank Sonya Devon W
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21 June 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
8 April 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.
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.