The Blue Pub

4.4
2 Star Hotel

Right in the middle of Mt Hutt Village you’ll find The Blue Pub Methven, and you can’t miss it, because it’s, well…blue. Perfectly situated a short drive from no less than six different ski fields and the famous Mt Hutt Ski Area is but a snowball’s throw away. A truly gorgeous building with sweeping verandahs, and inside you’ll find a warm welcome, cold beer, excellent wine, delicious food and relaxing, comfortable accommodation perfect after a day of adventure in this awesome part of the country.
Whether you choose the Blue Restaurant for a great á la carte meal in front of the fire or catch up with our crew in the main bar and munch through the famous Blue Burger on the verandah in the sun….you will have made the right choice either way.

The Blue likes to think that it’s one of Canterbury’s major live venues for music and many renowned artists have played here!  Whether it’s a band in the Main Bar or a bigger touring band rocking it in Samuels Summit Bar… it’s always a great night. And if you stay a bit too late and feel a little “well done” our rooms upstairs are there for the taking.



Amenities

Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and a communal living room.


Dining

Enjoy a satisfying meal at The Blue Pub serving guests of The Blue Pub. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge.


National Ratings

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.


Business Amenities

Featured amenities include microwave in a common area and refrigerator in a common area. Free self parking is available onsite.


Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 12 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.


Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Rakaia Gorge - 12.8 km / 8 mi
Awa Awa Rata Reserve - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Mount Hutt Skifield - 26.5 km / 16.4 mi
Mount Somers - 27.7 km / 17.2 mi
Trott's Garden - 29.3 km / 18.2 mi
Ashburton Domain - 34.3 km / 21.3 mi
Historic Art Gallery and Museum - 35 km / 21.8 mi
Washpen Falls - 36.2 km / 22.5 mi
Salmon World - 36.9 km / 22.9 mi
Ashburton Aviation Museum - 37.1 km / 23 mi
Vintage Railway Museum - 37.6 km / 23.3 mi
Hororata Golf Club - 43.2 km / 26.8 mi

The preferred airport for The Blue Pub is Christchurch Intl. Airport (CHC) - 92.2 km / 57.3 mi


Location

With a stay at The Blue Pub in Methven, you'll be 8 mi (12.8 km) from Rakaia Gorge and 16.4 mi (26.5 km) from Mount Hutt Skifield. This inn is 9 mi (14.5 km) from Awa Awa Rata Reserve and 17.2 mi (27.7 km) from Mount Somers.

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Featured Amenities

  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Uncovered parking
  • Terrace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Total number of rooms - 12
place
2 Barkers Road, Methven, 7730, NEW ZEALAND
phone
+64 (03) 302 8046
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More about The Blue Pub

Right in the middle of Mt Hutt Village you’ll find The Blue Pub Methven, and you can’t miss it, because it’s, well…blue. Perfectly situated a short drive from no less than six different ski fields and the famous Mt Hutt Ski Area is but a snowball’s throw away. A truly gorgeous building with sweeping verandahs, and inside you’ll find a warm welcome, cold beer, excellent wine, delicious food and relaxing, comfortable accommodation perfect after a day of adventure in this awesome part of the country.
Whether you choose the Blue Restaurant for a great á la carte meal in front of the fire or catch up with our crew in the main bar and munch through the famous Blue Burger on the verandah in the sun….you will have made the right choice either way.

The Blue likes to think that it’s one of Canterbury’s major live venues for music and many renowned artists have played here!  Whether it’s a band in the Main Bar or a bigger touring band rocking it in Samuels Summit Bar… it’s always a great night. And if you stay a bit too late and feel a little “well done” our rooms upstairs are there for the taking.


Amenities

Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and a communal living room.


Dining

Enjoy a satisfying meal at The Blue Pub serving guests of The Blue Pub. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge.


National Ratings

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.


Business Amenities

Featured amenities include microwave in a common area and refrigerator in a common area. Free self parking is available onsite.


Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 12 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.


Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Rakaia Gorge - 12.8 km / 8 mi
Awa Awa Rata Reserve - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Mount Hutt Skifield - 26.5 km / 16.4 mi
Mount Somers - 27.7 km / 17.2 mi
Trott's Garden - 29.3 km / 18.2 mi
Ashburton Domain - 34.3 km / 21.3 mi
Historic Art Gallery and Museum - 35 km / 21.8 mi
Washpen Falls - 36.2 km / 22.5 mi
Salmon World - 36.9 km / 22.9 mi
Ashburton Aviation Museum - 37.1 km / 23 mi
Vintage Railway Museum - 37.6 km / 23.3 mi
Hororata Golf Club - 43.2 km / 26.8 mi

The preferred airport for The Blue Pub is Christchurch Intl. Airport (CHC) - 92.2 km / 57.3 mi


Location

With a stay at The Blue Pub in Methven, you'll be 8 mi (12.8 km) from Rakaia Gorge and 16.4 mi (26.5 km) from Mount Hutt Skifield. This inn is 9 mi (14.5 km) from Awa Awa Rata Reserve and 17.2 mi (27.7 km) from Mount Somers.

  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Uncovered parking
  • Terrace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Total number of rooms - 12
  • Smoke-free property
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator

Check-in - Begin Time

12:00 PM


Check-in - End Time

9:00 PM


Check-in - Instructions

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed Safety features at this property include a smoke detector Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property


Check-in - Special Instructions

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions. Customers may be requested by the property to provide documentation of recent travel history (such as showing passport immigration stamps) and/or complete a health declaration.


Check-in - Min Age

18


Check-out - Time

10:00 AM


Fees - Optional

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.95 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


Policies - Know Before You Go

  • This property advises that guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Hotel

  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Uncovered parking
  • Terrace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Total number of rooms - 12
  • Smoke-free property
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator


Check-in - Begin Time

12:00 PM


Check-in - End Time

9:00 PM


Check-in - Instructions

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed Safety features at this property include a smoke detector Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property


Check-in - Special Instructions

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions. Customers may be requested by the property to provide documentation of recent travel history (such as showing passport immigration stamps) and/or complete a health declaration.


Check-in - Min Age

18


Check-out - Time

10:00 AM


Fees - Optional

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.95 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


Policies - Know Before You Go

  • This property advises that guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.