Morere Hot Springs

State Highway 2, Wairoa District, Hawke's Bay


A treat not to be missed – gorgeous hot and cold springs set amid 364 hectares of rain forest. Rare in the world of hot springs, the Morere Springs produce 250,000 litres a day of hot ancient sea water. Known for its therapeutic values, the water is piped to a series of public and private hot pools. It is definitely worth taking a walk on any of the various walks in the Morere Scenic Reserve, from 10-minute walks up to three hours. Especially famous for its nikau palms, the dense virgin rain forest is home to a wide range of native birds.

Check out why Stuff's Brook Sabin rates Morere Hot Springs "the best hot spring escape you have never heard of".

Public Holidays

We are closed on Christmas day. On Christmas Eve we close at 2pm. All other Public Holidays we will be open as long as it's not a Tuesday.

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Morere Hot Springs is currently closed for repairs