Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve is the natural place to unwind - a world class spa experience set in a unique alpine environment
Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve, just a 90 minute drive from Christchurch, offers the ultimate in relaxation.
Nestled in the magnificent South Island high country, the Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve has, for 125 years, attracted visitors seeking the benefits of its natural mineral waters and clean, clear alpine air.
Set in a breathtaking natural landscape, surrounded by forests and mountains, the award-winning Thermal Reserve offers visitors a wide range of experiences, from soothing indulgence to exciting family fun. The Thermal Reserve has seven open-air thermal pools, three sulphur pools and three private thermal pools, as well as a sauna/steam room. A fresh-water, heated pool and a popular family activity area, complete with water slides and water toys and picnic area, ensure the Thermal Reserve offers something for everyone.