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Heaven & Health At Hanmer Springs!
Hanmer Springs thermal reserve is a picturesque thermal resort situated 372 metres above sea level on the Hanmer Plain, North Canterbury. An alpine village with a magnificent setting, it is one of New Zealand's major health retreats and is famous for its outdoor thermal pool complex.
The pools are suitable for therapeutic treatments as well as relaxing bathing. Recreational facilities include tramping, fishing, hunting and mountainbiking, and jetboating is popular on the nearby Waiau and Clarence Rivers.

Hanmer Health & Fitness Centre wraps, relaxation, sports massage, spa pedicure, aquasize and gym facilities ,
Garden House Cafe - all day dining, light lunches, a la carte evening dining and bar facilities
Picnic area
Disabled facilities including an aqualift
Hanmer Springs thermal reserve is open daily .

  • Last visit to Hanmer Springs: Jul 2004
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • CandS's Profile Photo
    Dec 30, 2005 at 3:18 PM

    Great page! :) I just got back from NZ and visited Hanmer Springs too...it's gorgeous there! :)

  • KristaB's Profile Photo
    Oct 26, 2004 at 1:21 AM

    Oh! Ah! Thermal bath surrounded by snow covered landscape - wonderful, Rosie! Glad to hear you were lucky to win that prize!

  • Goner's Profile Photo
    Oct 21, 2004 at 8:55 PM

    Oh what fun to bath in the snow, and what luck to win a trip there.

  • deecat's Profile Photo
    Oct 11, 2004 at 1:49 PM

    Lucky you to have won the right to be so pampered. excellent restaurant tips. Great intro photo, Rosie. Just read the travelogue with super information on the region. Thanks.

  • globetrott's Profile Photo
    Aug 29, 2004 at 1:31 PM

    Hanmer Springs looks like a really great place to relax !

  • Daja123's Profile Photo
    Aug 29, 2004 at 12:44 PM

    Thermal springs are a beloved health resort in our country too, that is the additional reason why I so enjoy looking at your beautiful photo and description. Thank you Rosie.

  • K.Knight's Profile Photo
    Aug 25, 2004 at 4:32 AM

    Rosie, Thanks for visiting my page. Anne and I had a fantastic time when we visited last October! G'day from Australia

  • Waalewiener's Profile Photo
    Jun 12, 2004 at 3:46 PM

    Hamner Springs is only 90 minutes from you ,that tells me that you have definate been there a few times ,it must feel great to get pampered like that.

  • Apr 5, 2003 at 5:36 PM

    It has been many many years since I have been to Hanmer, but loved when I did. Borage honey..mouth watering, love the suff...great pages..

  • xaver's Profile Photo
    Dec 4, 2002 at 7:22 PM

    I wanna taste those local food, why my comments are always about food???


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