Auckland’s Most Visited Thermal Water Destination
Waiwera Thermal Resort is located only 35 minutes north of Auckland, on the picturesque Hibiscus Coast. Our natural thermal pools are sheltered by the native bush and hills of the Waiwera valley. The perfect place to unwind and relax in our naturally hot thermal pools or try out our water slides! Take time viewing our website for all the facilities we offer and upcoming events.
Waiwera Thermal Mineral Pools
All pools and spas contain natural geothermal water. We do not reheat any water - we are indeed “100% naturally hot”. With the exception of rainfall, each pool contains geothermal water. * By law we are required to add chlorine to our water.
Waiwera has a variety of indoor and outdoor pools with varying temperatures and depths. Most notably we have a Movie pool and water slides. Our height limit for the slides is 1.2m tall.
For upcoming events and specials check out the events and offers page
Outdoor Thermal Mineral Pools Undercover Thermal Mineral Pools
Seal (36°C) Movie (38°C)Selby (32°C) Sapphire (40°C)
Tower (30°C) Lava (48°C) adults only
Fountain/kids (35°C) Private spas (38°C - 40°C)
Opal (31°C) adults only
Water slides: Speed slide, Twister and Kids Chute
Movie pool: showing 3 movies a day (click here to check the schedule)
Aquacise fitness classes
The lazy river and the slides open daily at 11am.
The slides close 30 minutes prior to Resort closing time on any given day.
Waiwera Swimmers Bands
All customers over the age of 7 years will be required to wear a Waiwera band if entering the hot pools.
All children 7 years and under will be required to wear the RED Waiwera band.
NO wrist band, NO swimmingYou can read more about this here...
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Relax and unwind with one of our treatments
Waiwera Day Spa
Be pampered head to toe in our luxurious world class Day Spa. At Waiwera Day Spa you will discover a world designed to rejuvenate the mind, body and spirit with a selection of luxurious treatments and therapies. Gift Vouchers are available for specific Treatments or a Dollar amount.
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Waiwera Poolside Cafe
Come and enjoy a coffee, a meal or a snack at Waiwera Poolside Cafe! Choose from Waiwera's selection of daily fresh baked muffins, salads, burgers, toasted sandwiches, or even enjoy a wood fired pizza.
Try a bottle of our own Waiwera Sparkling Water with your next meal for a truly refreshing experience.
Our Poolside Café is open 365 days of the year, located within the resort for breakfast, lunch and dinner; Ask at reception for a Cafe Pass.
Aqua group fitness
Aqua Group Fitness at Waiwera
Get fit while toning and shaping your body using the resistance of water. Not just water - geothermal water! Our skilled instructor and energising music will provide you with a great workout, while having fun and burning calories.
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9.30am - 10.30am
Casual rate per class - $8.50
10 Visit Card - $85.00