Brewster Hut, Mt Aspiring National Park

Image: Ray Salisbury | ©


This is a serviced-alpine 12 bunk hut in the South Westland area.


Hut overview


  • Category
Serviced Alpine


  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served


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

Seasonal restrictions

1 December - 30 April

Bookings are required.

1 May - 30 November

Bookings are not required by fees still apply.

About this hut

Due to the fragile alpine environment around Brewster hut, camping is not recommended.


NZTopo50 map sheet: BZ13
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1312805, N5112043


  • Adult (18+ years): $20 per night
  • Youth (11 - 17 years): $10 per night
  • Child/Infant: (0 - 10 years): free
1 December - 30 April

Pay at the time of booking.

Backcountry Hut Passes can be used at this hut. To pay with your Backcountry Hut Pass, create/update your account on our booking system. Under 'Apply for a discount', select 'Backcountry Hut Pass Holder' and upload a scan of your pass. Once we've verified your pass, it will automatically be applied when you make a booking.

1 May - 30 November

Before you go, pay for each night's stay at the DOC office listed under contacts below. Put the till receipt in the honesty box at the hut. Or buy a Backcountry Hut Pass for unlimited use at most Serviced and Standard huts for a 6 or 12 month period.


Bookings are open for stays from 1 December 2020 to 30 April 2021.


1 December - 30 April

Bookings are required. For more information, including what you can expect as a 'booked' and 'non-booked' hut user, see Booking Siberia and Brewster Huts.

Book Brewster Hut online

A $10 service fee applies to all phone, email and in-person bookings.

Your hut booking is for any bunk bed, not for a specific bunk bed - select your bunk bed on arrival.

1 May - 30 November

Bookings are not required - first come, first served.


Tititea / Mount Aspiring National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   0272696871
Fax:   03 4437660
Address:   1 Ballantyne Road
Wanaka 9305
Postal Address:   PO Box 93
Wanaka 9343
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