As our website is a live system, any cancellations will show up on the website as standard availability. We have currently released availability up until 30th September 2024.


At Onsen we are very proud of the boutique retreat and day spa experience that we provide. Boasting a range of idyllic cedar-lined hot pools overlooking the Shotover River, and a newly expanded day spa facility with exclusive use hot tubs, the relaxation and pampering on offer here is second to none in the region, as endorsed by recent win in the 2023 World Luxury Spa Awards and our partnership with Tourism New Zealand.

The Spa

Our natural setting is matched by the pure water captured on its endless journey between the sky and earth to continually fill and refresh the pools.

The Pools
the ultimate

in relaxation

At Onsen we offer a range of options to suit all your relaxation needs. In addition to the exclusive use cedar hot tubs with breathtaking views that we are world renowned for, Onsen is also home to a tranquil day spa with high quality therapists delivering an extensive range of face and body treatments for women and men.

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Our Spa Treatment Menu


Aotearoa Escape

30-minute Back Scrub with Hydration & 30-minute Manuka Honey Facial

Indulge in the best of New Zealand’s natural beauty. Begin with a 30-minute back scrub using the renowned Rotorua Thermal Mud scrub to exfoliate and nourish your skin. The skin is then hydrated using Manuka Honey body butter which enhances the skin’s elasticity, cell regeneration and promotes healing. The facial continues to use luxurious Manuka Honey products, leaving your skin feeling hydrated, radiant, and restored.

Onsen Revival

Deep Tissue Massage

Soothe your muscles with a 60-minute full-body deep tissue massage. Using natural New Zealand products to relax muscles after skiing or exploring our incredible mountains. The deep tissue massage relieves tension and realigns muscle tissue with slower, firmer, strokes, using natural New Zealand products. Perfect for mild aches, lower back tightness, and sore shoulders.

Paradise Bespoke Massage

Full Body Relaxation Massage

The traditional relaxation massage is ideal for stress relief and relaxation. This treatment uses Pure Fiji’s cold-pressed nut oils infused with tropical flowers to calm the nervous system, improve circulation, and nourish the skin. Ideal for those new to massage.

Hanakasumi by Sothys

Enzymatic Full Body Exfoliation with Gloves & Foot Massage

Experience indulgent well-being with this unique Japanese-inspired treatment. Warmed cherry blossom rice powder, applied with soft exfoliating gloves, delicately exfoliates your skin. Followed by a stimulating foot massage, inspired by reflexology. The treatment concludes with relaxing massage modelling of the entire body using an aromatic shea butter that will leave your skin velvety smooth and deeply nourished.

Seasonal Care Facial by Sothys

Seasonal Facial

An original Sothys concept, this facial adapts to your skin’s needs with botanicals and nutrients tailored to each season. A dose of oxygen with a combination of minerals to boost the skin’s defense system before winter and a cocktail of vitamins to revitalize the skin before summer.
The Seasonal Facial ingredient theme changes every summer and winter, so no two editions are ever the same.

Organics Radiance Treatment by Sothys

30-minute Back Massage & 30-minute Facial

Dive into the heart of nature with Sothys Organics. This treatment uses certified organic products and is specially designed to awaken the skin and provide instant radiance, offering the perfect blend of relaxation and revitalization. Ideal for those seeking the best of both worlds, this treatment ensures you experience the finest in organic skincare.


Aotearoa Journey

30-minute Back Scrub & Back Mask, 45-minute Full Body Massage & 45- minute Manuka Honey Facial

Embark on the Journey of Aotearoa, featuring the finest natural New Zealand products. Begin with gentle exfoliation using a Thermal Rotorua Mud scrub, followed by a cleansing mud mask infused with Manuka Honey to purify and nourish your skin.
Then, indulge in a 45-minute full-body massage using a kawakawa balm which is ultra hydrating and rich in bio-actives that help to target inflammation and stimulate skin cell repair. The treatment is completed with a 45-minute facial, using Manuka Honey products to smooth, repair and rejuvenate your skin.

Ultimate Paradise Hot Stone Experience

75-minute Full Body Hot Stone Massage & 45-minute Hydrating Facial with Gua-Sha

Release tension, restore balance and increase positive energy flow with this deeply relaxing massage, using warmed stones and tropical flower-infused Pure Fiji oils. Stones are strategically placed on pressure points and used with therapeutic massage to relax sore muscles and improve circulation. This soothing heat therapy promotes a sense of harmony, balance, and peace. The experience concludes with a 45-minute facial, using a Gua-Sha which encourages lymphatic drainage, reduces stress, and tightens the skin.

Seasonal Treatments by Sothys 120

60-minute Full Body Massage & 60-minute Seasonal Facial

Experience unparalleled luxury with this massage and facial combination. The treatment commences with a 60-minute full body massage to melt away tension, followed by a 60-minute Seasonal Care facial. As your skin changes with the seasons, this treatment uses specific ingredients tailored to each season, giving your skin exactly what it needs. The Seasonal Facial ingredient theme changes every summer and winter, so no two editions are ever the same.