At Aspen Lodge Motel you can enjoy the alpine atmosphere whilst remaining close to all the recreational amenities and tourist attractions on offer at Hanmer Springs.

Hanmer Springs, New Zealand, is built around the Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools in the far north of the Canterbury region, a 90 minute drive from Christchurch. Hanmer Springs provides tourists with a wide selection of outdoor activities, great shops, restaurants and eateries all year round.

One of the best known attractions is the Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa. These hot springs are one of New Zealand’s favourite retreats and are one the world’s best modern outdoor thermal pool complexes. Enjoy a relaxing day soaking in the natural thermal water with the picturesque mountains surrounding you.

While the Thermal Pools are well known and a sought after activity during a stay in Hanmer Springs, other activities such as fishing, mountain biking and adventure sports are also popular in the area. There are numerous biking, tramping and walking tracks. Go Quad Biking through volcanic cliffs and river crossings, taking in the stunning views along the way. Experience an adrenalin rush jet boating, river rafting or bungy jumping at the historic bridge.

Have a game of mini golf, go horse trekking or visit the Waiau Estate winery.Sam makes an awesome cheese platter. Hanmer Springs also has its own ski field which can be used during the months of July to September. There is just so much to do at Hanmer Springs, your holiday will definitely be a memorable one!