Drifters Inn Hanmer Springs

2 Harrogate Street, Hanmer Springs, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand | Lodge
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Travel Blogs from Hanmer Springs

Jack's Birthday Getaway

A travel blog entry by brob742


Today is Jack's birthday.
I am currently sitting in a waiting room right now as Jack's neck, shoulders and back are getting operated on. She's capping her birthday off with a nice relaxation massage, courtesy of Mountain View Massage & Yoga.

On Saturday night we had a little get together with some friends here in Christchurch for …

Kaikoura to Hanmer Springs

A travel blog entry by russandbeth


... of horse drawn vehicles as any ever seen in north Canterbury. The 55 miles were covered in 11 hours.

I was on my knees with camera following a fluffy seed-pod in the water when I noticed a movement nearby and found a Silver Eye enjoying the spectacle.

One of the main crops we have seen is Turnips. When we did the Farm-stay the farmer there was talking about them. The ...

Hot springs to warm up cold bones

A travel blog entry by gunduana


We woke up very cold. The time between 4 and 7 am is no pleasure in a camping van in New Zealand. Especially since you have to make due with the sleeping bags provided and don't have any extra blankets of your own as back up. As soon as the sun comes out, it is lovely though!

On our last full day in the camping van, we went to the Hanmer Springs. There are hot springs with odd minerals (e.g. sulphur pool) to warm up ...

A mery warm Christmas

A travel blog entry by danandlawontour


... the sun was out on Christmas Day, it was weird! Me and Laura didn't do gifts, just went for a meal together and we're very grateful for the gifts we received from Family and friends, without them we would have been without Christmas. We worked all day Christmas Day, and were told we could get together with the rest of the staff when we finished for a few drinks and a bit of food in the restaurant, which was nice. Not as nice as normal family time but it's was as close ...

Hanmer Springs

A travel blog entry by negar


... the water slides were hijacked by a militant and patronising female lifeguard, pointing out we didn't have the correct coloured wristband. Alex was desperate to try some sort of "look what's that over there?!" distraction technique, followed by sprinting regardless up the stairs but it was a fairly tranquil place and Negar overruled. That night, as weren't in need of showers, power and running water, we tested one of ...

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This lodge, located on 2 Harrogate Street, Hanmer Springs, is near Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa and Backtrax Quad Bike Tours.
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3.50 of 5 stars Very Good