Tekapo Springs Hot Pools Entry

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Self drive
Free parking
Fitness level low
Intensity level low
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Highlights & inclusions

Suitable for all the family
Temperatures from 28° C to 38.5° C
Entry to three relaxing hot pools
Cooler pools and Aqua Play Area
Alpine scenery 720m above sea level
Beautiful views of Lake Tekapo & there are views of Mt Edward and the Two Thumb Mountain Range

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Sat, Jun 22, 2024

What you can expect

Tekapo Springs is the ultimate destination for those seeking relaxation and rejuvenation in the heart of New Zealand's stunning South Island. With its world-renowned hot pools, Tekapo Springs offers a truly unique and unforgettable experience.

As you immerse yourself in the soothing warmth of the Tekapo Springs hot pools, the soothing hot waters will melt away your stress and tension. Whether you're looking to unwind after a day of exploring the surrounding landscapes or simply want to indulge in some well-deserved pampering, Tekapo Springs hot pools are the perfect oasis.

At Tekapo Springs, you will find a range of hot pools that vary in temperature from 36.5 to 38.5 degrees Celsius. Discover the Ohau, Pukaki and Tekapo pools, each measuring 40 square metres and named after iconic lakes in the Mackenzie Region. Some of the additional relaxation features you might discover are water curtains in the Ohau pool, massage jets in Pukaki and the adults-only Tekapo pool space. To feel instantly refreshed, you can also make use of the cooler pools and Aqua Play Area, ranging from 28 to 32 degrees Celsius.

Whether you're a local looking for a weekend getaway or a traveller exploring the wonders of New Zealand, Tekapo Springs hot pools are a must-visit destination. Soak, relax and rejuvenate in the world-class hot pools located in central Tekapo, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Book your tickets now and experience the magic of Tekapo Springs.


What you need to know

  • Suitable for all members of the family
  • Hot pools with temperatures ranging from 36.5° C to 38.5° C
  • Cooler pools and Aqua Play Area with temperatures ranging from 28° C to 32° C
  •  Locker,  swimwear & a towel (available to hire for an additional cost on the day)
Operating Hours
  • This experience is available from 11am - 7pm weekdays and 10am - 7pm weekends
  • Tekapo Springs is a 3 hour drive from Christchurch or 3 hours from Queenstown or just over an hour from Timaru
Departure Location
  • This experience is located at 300 Lake Side Drive, Lake Tekapo (off State Highway 8). Drive alongside the lake and past the camping ground
Additional Information
  • Please make your own way to Tekapo Springs located at 6 Lakeside Drive. Please meet at our Tekapo Springs reception 15 minutes prior to the start of your tour
  • Child rate applies to 6-15 yrs old (if you have younger children, please join the earliest tour available)
  • A pool wheelchair is available on request
  • The hot pools portion takes place regardless of the weather
Cancellation Policy
  • Change your booking up to 24 hours before the start time of your experience​
  • Changes are not permitted within 24 hours of your experience​
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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  • We have an approved Science Based Target
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