From NZ$898

for 7 nights


Surf Skill

Learning - Advanced

Star Rating

Price Range

NZ$128 - NZ$128 per night


June, July, August, September


Brinkley Resort is a High Country self contained accommodation resort and conference centre situated in the Alpine heartland village of Methven at the foothills of majestic Mt Hutt. Only a two minute walk to the centre of town and a conveniently positioned transport stop for all mountain bound tour operators.
Quick Facts
    • Central location
    • Award-winning bar & restaurant
    • Complimentary hot tub
    • Tennis court & BBQ
    • Children's playgroung
    • Ski storage

Brinkley Resort is a High Country self contained accommodation resort and conference centre situated in the Alpine heartland village of Methven at the foothills of majestic Mt Hutt. The hotel is a two minute walk to the centre of town and there is a conveniently positioned transport stop for all mountain bound tour operators. Brinkley features a total of 80 self contained apartments comprised of 40 studio rooms and 40 two bedroom apartments recently refurbished. Full laundry facilities are shared between each apartment and studio room with the two bedroom apartments all containing spa baths, ideal for relaxing after a day on the mountain.

Surrounded by the perfect mixture of nature and a range of exhilarating recreational and pleasure activities, Brinkley Resort offers the ideal Methven accommodation for families, holidaymakers and the business person alike. Only one hour's drive from Christchurch, you will leave the city behind in no time, and as you approach Methven the stunning Southern Alps and Mount Hutt range come into view.


  • Mt Hutt's Brinkley Resort, Methven - only one hour from Christchurch International Airport
  • Situated at the base of Mt Hutt, one of New Zealands's premier ski resorts
  • Ideal vacation resort
  • 80 Self Contained Qualmark 4 Star Rated rooms and apartments
  • Floodlit Tennis Court
  • Outdoor Spa pools with mountain views
  • 2 golf chip and putt greens
  • Helipad
  • Ski / Board Tuning Room
  • Award winning restaurant and Licensed Bar
  • Fully Self Contained Rooms
  • Spa baths in all 2 bedroom apartments
  • Sky TV
  • Internet access in all apartments
  • Full Conference/Wedding Facilities
  • BBQ Area
  • Children's Playground
  • Baby Sitting Service on Request
Studio rooms cater for 1-2 guests & have one queen bed or two single beds on request. All studio rooms have a kitchenette with basic cooking facilities including a ceramic 2 burner cooktop & microwave, ensuite with shower, TV and shared laundry with the two bedroom apartment. Wireless internet (charges apply) is available in all rooms.
Two Bedroom Apartments
Well appointed, self-contained, two bedroom apartments caters for 1-4 guests with one queen bed in the first room & two single beds in the second bedroom. An open plan lounge/dining/kitchen with full kitchen facilities allows guests to enjoy a cosy night in after skiing or enjoying Methven's other activities. Apartments have all been upgraded with flat screen LCD TV's & 8 Sky channels are available along with wireless internet (charges apply) access in all rooms. The two bedroom apartments also have a spa bath with shower and separate toilet.  First floor have a balcony & ground floor have a small patio & many have superb views of the mountains.  Two bedroom apartments will interconnect with a studio room to make a three bedroom apartment & laundry facilities are shared with the studio opposite.
Three Bedroom Apartments
These apartments are comprised of a two bedroom apartment & studio interconnected together. They are well appointed & self-contained suitable for up to 6 guests. Bedding can either be two queen beds + two single beds or one queen bed + four single beds. They are ideal for a family with three separate bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 toilets, full kitchen + kitchenette & private laundry facilities.
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Restaurants & Bars:

If you haven’t dined at The Famous Brinkley's Restaurant in Methven, Mt Hutt Village, then it’s about time to see for yourself what everybody is talking about. If you are visiting the region from overseas than make sure you come in and enjoy our fine food and wine and our well known hospitality.

Pre-dinner drinks in the bar allow you to enjoy your favourite beverage or sample our wine after which you can be shown to your table by our friendly staff. We encourage our guests to linger and we are proud that our restaurant allows you to relax and enjoy the fine food and wine we offer. The open fire and modern comfortable environment combine especially well with the fine food and wines. 

The menu caters to all tastes with specials featured nightly. The food is prepared from fresh New Zealand ingredients and presented beautifully. Start with Seared Scallops & Tiger Prawns or Alpine Canterbury Angneau.  Continue the experience with Duck L'Orange or Wakanui Grain Finished Angus Rib Eye. Leave some room for Tarte au Citron or our famous Banoffi Pie.

Menus can also be arranged to suit the needs and tastes of any function being buffet, set menu or a la carte. Scrumptious meals at a price you can afford and all this located on your doorstep.

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Travel dates
7 nights 2 Bedroom (4 Share) Package NZ$898 Per person 01 Jun-01 Nov
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  • Prices are based on double occupancy (unless specified otherwise).
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  • Accommodation of your choice
  • Complimentary Hot tub
  • Return Airport Bus transfer
  • 5 days lift pass

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