This is a serviced 28-bunk hut in the Nelson Lakes area. From late November to 30 April, this hut must be booked online in advance.

Hut overview




Bookings required


  • Heating
  • Mattresses
28 bunk beds

About this hut

Angelus Hut was built in 2010, and sits 1,650 m above sea level.


NZTopo50 map sheet: BS24

Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1579151, N5362601

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


Peak season (from late November to 30 April - bookings required): 
$20.00 adult per night, $10.00 youth/child per night, infant free.

Off peak season (from 1 May to late November):
Backcountry Hut Pass or Backcountry Hut Tickets must be used.

Angelus Hut interior. Photo © Brian Dobbie.
Inside Angelus Hut

Angelus Hut. Photo © Brian Dobbie.
Angelus Hut


Bookings are essential from late November to 30 April.

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

Read the terms and conditions before you book.

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 Bookings Helpdesk
Phone:      +64 3 521 1808
Full office details
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