Drifter's Inn combines the comfort and personal service of an alpine lodge with all the convenience of motel accommodation. Drifter's Inn is in the heart of the picturesque village of Hanmer Springs, just 80 metres from New Zealand's finest thermal spa and hot springs.
We have 19 modern rooms with ensuite bathroom.
Your hosts, look forward to welcoming you as their guest and treating you to the special Drifter’s Inn experience. Just 10 years old, each of our rooms come with a modern ensuite bathroom, Sky TV, tea/coffee, telephone and broadband Internet.
Our fully furnished guest kitchen and adjacent dining room, enables you to prepare your own meals, should you choose not to eat out.
Our guest lounge area, with its superb log fire, also provides a great venue for relaxation, for catching up with others and for the many conferences and workshops that have been hosted over the years.
What does Hanmer Springs offer?
Let the mountain air and thermal waters of Hanmer Springs work their relaxing magic. And if you enjoy the great outdoors, Hanmer Springs is set up for families, travelers and adventurists all year round – from bush walks and mountain bike trails to bungy jumping, jet boating, fishing, hiking, all-terrain vehicle excursions and winter skiing at our local ski field.