1 December – 30 April
Bookings are required.
1 May – 30 November
Bookings are not required but fees still apply.
Due to the fragile alpine environment around Brewster hut, camping is not recommended.
Pay when you make a booking.
Before you go, buy 2 Serviced Hut Ticket (green) or 6 Standard Hut Tickets (blue for adults, yellow for youth) for each night's stay. Put these 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.
Backcountry Hut Passes can only be used in this hut from 1 May to 30 September. Passes cannot be used from 1 October to 30 April.
Bookings are open for stays from 1 December 2021 to 30 April 2022.
Bookings are required. 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.
Bookings are not required - first come, first served.
Approximate time from nearest road end: SH 6 (Haast Highway) via Brewster Track: 3–4 hr
NZTopo50 map sheet: BZ13
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1312805, N5112043
A hut warden will be on site periodically during the booking season, from 1 December to end of April.
Auckland, Northland and parts of the Waikato are at Level 3. DOC huts and campsites are closed in these regions. The rest of New Zealand is at Level 2.