Rachael's Guidebook

Rachael
Rachael's Guidebook

Food scene

Great restaurant and service
8 locals recommend
Ski Time Methven Restaurant, Accommodation & Conferences
43 Racecourse Ave
8 locals recommend
Great restaurant and service
Great outdoor space and cozy restaurant great food
Green Parrot Bar & Grill
36 Forest Dr
Great outdoor space and cozy restaurant great food
Eclectic cafe in the heart of town
10 locals recommend
Primo E Secundo
38 McMillan St
10 locals recommend
Eclectic cafe in the heart of town
Great for on the run lunch options and your grocery needs
10 locals recommend
Four Square Supermarket Methven
37 McMillan St
10 locals recommend
Great for on the run lunch options and your grocery needs
Nice cafe specialising in whole foods
The Alpine Grind
Nice cafe specialising in whole foods
Main Street cafe - nice food and coffees
Molecule
Main Street cafe - nice food and coffees
Now called Topp Country Cafe great food and coffees
6 locals recommend
Pioneers Cafe
45 Forest Dr
6 locals recommend
Now called Topp Country Cafe great food and coffees
Restaurant and bar - good food and drinks.
The Brown Pub
137 Main St
Restaurant and bar - good food and drinks.
Great food and drinks - fun Saturday night live music and dancing
12 locals recommend
Blue Pub Methven
1 Barkers Rd
12 locals recommend
Great food and drinks - fun Saturday night live music and dancing
Great food and nice atmosphere
9 locals recommend
The Dubliner
116 Main St
9 locals recommend
Great food and nice atmosphere
Takeaways - plenty of choice and decent food. Try a real meal they are pretty good
Village Takeaways Methven
Takeaways - plenty of choice and decent food. Try a real meal they are pretty good
Pizza, kebabs, chicken and chips yummy
Dom's Pizza & Kebabs
Pizza, kebabs, chicken and chips yummy
Our local Thai restaurant eat of the menu or try the buffet. Takeaways available
Thai Chilli Methven Restaurant & Asian Store
Our local Thai restaurant eat of the menu or try the buffet. Takeaways available
Indian cuisine - Dine in or takeaway
Nawab Eatery
Indian cuisine - Dine in or takeaway
Great coffee - caravan on Main Street
Station Coffee
Great coffee - caravan on Main Street
Great pop up ramen and dumplings
PURPLE DRAGON
Great pop up ramen and dumplings
Recently reopened and very tasty!!
Aqua Japanese Restaurant & Takeaways
112 Main St
Recently reopened and very tasty!!
Great burritos and tacos
Azteca Tacos
Great burritos and tacos

Relaxation

Fantastic hot pool setup powered by the Sun sourced from the river this is a must when you come to Methven. Adults only section includes robes and a swim up bar luxury at its finest.
11 locals recommend
Ōpuke Thermal Pools & Spa
35 Mount Hutt Station Rd
11 locals recommend
Fantastic hot pool setup powered by the Sun sourced from the river this is a must when you come to Methven. Adults only section includes robes and a swim up bar luxury at its finest.
Contact Sheree for a relaxing sit in the salt room or a fantastic massage.
The Salt House
Contact Sheree for a relaxing sit in the salt room or a fantastic massage.
This is an awesome asset to Methven. Book a session in the float pod or a fantastic pilates or yoga session. Let me know if you would like to book and I’ll get you in touch with Melanie or Anna
Flow Pool & Studio
This is an awesome asset to Methven. Book a session in the float pod or a fantastic pilates or yoga session. Let me know if you would like to book and I’ll get you in touch with Melanie or Anna

Adventure

Book an magical balloon flight over Methven and the surrounds.
Adventure Balloons NZ
Book an magical balloon flight over Methven and the surrounds.
Come see Pete for this adventure packed ride - he loves getting people wet!!
DIRT BANDITS UTV Experiences
Come see Pete for this adventure packed ride - he loves getting people wet!!
Mt Hutt voted best NZ’s best Ski Resort what more can I say…something for everyone caters to all abilities
32 locals recommend
Mt Hutt Ski Area
32 locals recommend
Mt Hutt voted best NZ’s best Ski Resort what more can I say…something for everyone caters to all abilities
If you want a bit more adventure then join the heliskiing crew for an epic experience.
Methven Heliskiing
Main Street
If you want a bit more adventure then join the heliskiing crew for an epic experience.
Cross country and downhill riding trails for all abilities
Mt Hutt Bike Park
Cross country and downhill riding trails for all abilities

Sightseeing

Fantastic local walk where you may see a fairy or an elf. Can be biked or walked
Methven walkway - Enchanted forest
Fantastic local walk where you may see a fairy or an elf. Can be biked or walked
Fantastic walks heaps of options for all abilities
Awa Awa Reserve
Fantastic walks heaps of options for all abilities
Has all the info you need also has The Encounter Grain and Snow Centre which is awesome info for young and old.
Methven i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
160 Main St
Has all the info you need also has The Encounter Grain and Snow Centre which is awesome info for young and old.

Services

Transfers from Christchurch airport to Methven check there website for availability
Methven Travel
Transfers from Christchurch airport to Methven check there website for availability