Welcome to Brinkley Resort

Mt Hutt's Brinkley Resort is recognised as one of New Zealand's most popular family winter holiday destinations and also a preferred Conference centre choice for numerous NZX listed companies. The Resort is serviced by twelve ski fields as well as direct heli ski activities from our on-site heli pad. Our closest mountain is the world renowned Mt Hutt Ski field which boasts one of New Zealand’s biggest ski areas and some of the longest vertical drops in the South Island. Other nearby ski fields with excellent natural snow include, Porters, Mt Dobson, Ohau, Round Hill, Tasman Glacier, Broken River, Methven Heli Ski, Mt Lyford, Craigieburn, Mt Cheeseman, Mt Olympus and Temple Basin.

Brinkley's is a High Country self contained accommodation style resort and conference centre situated in the Alpine heartland village of Methven at the foothills of majestic Mt Hutt.

Kids Ski & Eat for FREE!
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  • Guaranteed best rate – avoid third party fees and you will always receive the most competitive price.
  • Choose from more room types – whether for business or a special occasion, we have a room to suit your needs.
  • Exclusive accommodation packages – enjoy an enchanting stay inclusive of bespoke activities allowing you to experience more of what Brinkley has to offer.
  • Tailor your stay – for a special occasion we can organise chocolates, Afternoon Tea, Champagne or Bubbles, or a rejuvenating day spa treatment. All prearranged and booked to surprise your loved one.
  • Greater flexibility - the ability to amend your booking
  • No booking fees
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We are a two minute walk to the centre of town and the resort is conveniently positioned on the transport route for all mountain bound tour operators.

The resort features a total of 80 self contained apartments comprised of 40 studios and 40 quality two bedroom apartments. We have full laundry facilities 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.

Nestled into the foothills of majestic Mt Hutt, surrounded by the perfect mixture of nature and a range of exhilarating recreational and pleasure activities, Mt Hutt's Brinkley Resort offers the ideal Methven accommodation for both the holidaymaker and 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 Mt Hutt range come into view.

Our Qualmark 4 star accommodation is the ideal choice for skiers & snowboarders, families, fishermen, golfers, walking groups as well as wedding parties and conference groups.

Amenities include our award winning restaurant and licensed bar as showcased on Good Morning New Zealand, outdoor spa pools with mountain views, floodlit tennis court, chip & putting green and children's playground. You can even fly directly from our exclusive helipad at the resort to Mt Hutt from as little as $120 p.p. We are lucky to be surrounded by golf courses, walking tracks, high country lakes and rivers offering world class fishing and of course, Mt Hutt Ski Area in our rather stunning backyard!

Mt. Hutt Snowcam

New Zealand Beef and Lamb Award for 2017

New Zealand’s top restaurants were revealed after months of assessment by culinary trained experts.
Brinkley Resort was one of only 163 restaurants from across New Zealand to receive the 2017 Beef and Lamb Excellence Award, recognising the highest quality, most skilfully composed and superbly presented beef and lamb cuisine.
Beef + Lamb New Zealand, CEO, Rod Slater says the Awards have helped to take the guesswork out of choosing where to dine.


Brinkley Resort has been nominated for the 2015/16 People's Choice Award - Best Nationwide Retreat Centre. We greatly appreciate your support.

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