Lake Angelus Hut

Image: Crystal Brindle | ©

Introduction

This is a serviced 28-bunk hut in the Nelson Lakes area.

Hut overview

Category

  • Category
Serviced

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings required

Facilities

  • Heating
  • Mattresses
  • Toilets - non-flush
  • Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
28 bunk beds

Seasonal restrictions

30 November - 30 April

Bookings are required.

Labour and Queen's Birthday Weekends

Bookings are required.

1 May - 30 November (excluding above weekends)

Bookings are not required but fees still apply.

About this hut

Location

NZTopo50 map sheet: BS24
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1579151, N5362601

Altitude: 1,650 m above sea level

Download a printable map of Angelus Hut (PDF, 572K)

Fees

Peak season: Bookings required 30 November – 30 April, Labour Weekend and Queen's Birthday weekend).

Off season: Backcountry Hut Pass or Backcountry Hut Tickets must be used 1 May – 30 November (excluding Labour weekend and Queen's Birthday weekend).

Hut fees
  • Adult (18+): $30 per night
  • Youth/child (5 - 17yrs): $15 per night
  • Infants (0-4yrs): free
Fees to camp at the hut
  • Adult (18+ years): $15 per night
  • Youth (11 - 17 years): $7.50 per night
  • Child/Infant (0 - 10 years): free

Bookings

Book Angelus Hut online, or contact the Nelson Lakes Bookings Helpdesk. 

Read the terms and conditions before you book.

What to expect as a 'booked' and 'none-booked' user.

Know before you go

No cooking facilities provided – all visitors should carry portable cookers.

No rubbish facilities are provided in the backcountry – pack out what you pack in.

It's important to plan, prepare and equip yourself well. Have the right gear and skills required for the trip and always check the latest information about facilities you plan to use and local weather conditions.

Nelson Lakes - thefts from vehicles

Isolated carparks are prone to theft. Don't leave any valuables in your vehicle. A bag storage facility is available at the Rotoiti/Nelson Lakes Visitor Centre. 

Contacts

Nelson Lakes Bookings Helpdesk Business Unit
Phone:   +64 3 521 1808
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   nelsonlakesvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   View Road
St Arnaud
Postal Address:   PO Box 55
St Arnaud
7053
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