Just 1,000 feet from the Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools, Kakapo Lodge features a guest lounge with a log fireplace and a large communal kitchen and dining area. There are 3 patios and a courtyard with BBQ facilities. Free limited WiFi and onsite parking is provided.

Located in a quiet street alongside the Hanmer Forest, Kakapo Lodge is 7 minutes' drive from Thrillseekers Adventures and tours. It is 45 minutes' drive from the Hanmer Springs Ski Area.

Accommodations options include self-contained suites, dormitories and private rooms. All rooms offer underfloor heating. Most rooms offer mountain views. Some rooms have a private bathroom, others offer access to shared bathroom facilities.

This is our guests' favorite part of Hanmer Springs, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Kakapo Lodge has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 14, 2015

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Hanmer Springs, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7!

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose Kakapo Lodge

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa
    0.2 miles
How to get to Kakapo Lodge from Christchurch International Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of Kakapo Lodge
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Movie nights
  • Badminton equipment
  • Water park Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
  • Skiing Off-site
  • Fishing Off-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Car rental
  • Express check-in/out
  • Laundry Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Pool and Spa
  • Pool/Beach towels
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Korean
  • Chinese
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Kakapo Lodge takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

12:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

3+ years
Extra bed by request
NZD 30 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Kakapo Lodge accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform Kakapo Lodge of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Kakapo Lodge

  • Check-in at Kakapo Lodge is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Kakapo Lodge is 1,500 feet from the center of Hanmer Springs.

  • Kakapo Lodge offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
    • Skiing
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Water park
    • Badminton equipment
    • Movie nights

  • The prices at Kakapo Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Kakapo Lodge by:

    • Car 3h