Liverpool Hut

Image: Yvonne Sprey | ©


This is a serviced-alpine 10-bunk hut in the Wanaka/Makarora area.

Hut overview


  • Category
Serviced Alpine


  • Bookings

Bookings required


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

Seasonal restrictions

December-April: Bookings are required.
May-November: Bookings are not required but hut tickets or hut passes must be used

About this hut


NZTopo50 map sheet: CA11
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1254993, N5071096


  • Adult (18+ years): $20 per night
  • NZ Alpine Club members: $10 per night
  • Youth (11-17 years): $10 per night
  • Child/infant (0-10 years): free

During the booking period

Fees are paid at the time of booking. If you want to use a Backcountry Hut Pass, make a booking through the DOC office listed below.

Due to the alpine environment around Liverpool Hut, suitable camping space is limited.

Outside the booking period

Before you go, pay for a hut ticket each night’s stay at the DOC office below. Put the ticket 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.


December to April 

Bookings required. Book Liverpool Hut online or contact the Tititea/Mount Aspiring National Park Visitor Centre. 

For more information including what you can expect as a ‘booked’ and ‘non-booked’ hut user, see booking Aspiring and Liverpool huts.

May to November

Bookings not required – bunks available on a first come, first served basis.

This is a popular hut, outside the booking season consider carrying a sleeping mat in case no bunks are available.


Tititea / Mount Aspiring National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 443 7660
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   Ardmore Street
Wanaka 9305
Postal Address:   PO Box 93
Wanaka 9343
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