Hot tubs by Sapphire Spas


Step into the world of Sapphire Spas NZ, your go-to source for top-tier, New Zealand-serviced hot tubs. Immerse yourself in an unparalleled experience of relaxation and rejuvenation that only a hot tub can offer. While the terms 'hot tubs' and 'hot spas' are often used interchangeably, they each provide unique experiences. Hot tubs primarily focus on targeted hydrotherapy and muscle relief, while hot spas cater more to leisure and relaxation.

Sapphire Spas NZ is renowned for its expertise in creating top-notch hot tubs that combine exquisite aesthetics with long-lasting durability and exceptional performance. We take pride in meticulously designing and producing our hot tubs, including our highly sought-after round model, in Australia. Our products are specifically engineered to withstand the distinctive environmental challenges of our stunning country.

With a proven track record of over 20 years, we have consistently upheld these values. Our dedication to delivering the utmost long-term value to our customers is evident in our ongoing enhancements to our products, including improvements in pump performance, seat configuration, jet massage, and overall product durability.

Discover what makes Sapphire Spas stand out from the rest. Delve into our diverse range of hot tubs and identify the perfect addition to your home that promotes relaxation, enhances health, and fosters memorable moments with your loved ones.


Key considerations when purchasing a hot tub

Purchasing a hot tub involves careful consideration of various factors to ensure you select the most suitable option. At Sapphire Spas, we are dedicated to assisting you in finding the ideal hot tub that not only fulfils your specific requirements but also surpasses your expectations. Here are some crucial aspects to consider:

  1. Size: It is essential to consider the number of individuals who will be using the hot tub simultaneously. Whether you desire a small, intimate hot tub for two people or a larger, round hot tub that can comfortably accommodate your entire family, Sapphire Spas offer a diverse range of sizes to cater to your specific needs.

  2. Location: When considering the installation of a hot tub, it is important to evaluate the location carefully. Is the chosen location easily accessible? Is there a nearby power supply? Can the hot tub be conveniently filled and drained in that area? Our team at Sapphire Spas is highly knowledgeable and can offer expert guidance on determining the optimal location for your hot tub installation.

  3. Objective: What specific reasons or goals do you have for investing in a hot tub? Are you primarily seeking pain or stress relief, aiming to improve your overall health and well-being, or looking to create meaningful moments with your loved ones? Sapphire Spas offers a diverse selection of hot tubs tailored to cater to different objectives.

  4. Quality: A top-tier hot tub, such as those produced by Sapphire Spas, is characterized by its energy efficiency, longevity, and compliance with safety regulations. The exceptional quality of our Australian-made hot tubs is a source of pride for us.

  5. Dealer: When it comes to selecting a reputable dealer, it is of utmost importance. At Sapphire Spas, we prioritize delivering outstanding service throughout the entire process, starting from assisting you in choosing the perfect hot tub and extending to offering after-sales support. Our dedicated team is constantly available to address any inquiries or worries you might have.

We understand that purchasing a hot tub is a major choice, and we are dedicated to ensuring a seamless experience for you. Take the time to explore our extensive selection of hot tubs, and discover the unique advantages that Sapphire Spas can offer.

Explore our hot tub range

At Sapphire Spas, we offer a diverse range of hot tubs designed to cater to different needs and preferences. One of our best-selling models is the myHotTub, a 6-person spa that combines luxury, performance, and convenience in a compact design.

myHotTub: This portable spa measures 2.1 meters in diameter and just over 90 cm in height, making it a versatile choice for those seeking a spacious yet compact hot tub. It features a 48-jet system distributed throughout the spa, ensuring every user enjoys a soothing massage and ultimate relaxation. The spa is designed with two main captain’s chairs for optimal comfort and support, alongside a wide bench that offers ample seating for friends and family. Equipped with a powerful 3Hp massage pump and a 350-watt filtration pump, the myHotTub delivers peak performance and energy-efficient operation.

In addition to the myHotTub, we offer a variety of other models in our range:

  • myDelight: A 7-person spa measuring 2100 x 2100 mm, perfect for larger families or gatherings.
  • myDream: A 6-person spa measuring 2100 x 2100 mm, offering a balance of space and comfort.
  • myChillout: A 5-person spa measuring 2100 x 2100 mm, ideal for those seeking a compact yet comfortable hot tub.
  • myTemptation: A 5-person spa measuring 1990 x 1990 mm, offering a unique design and superior comfort.
  • myFamily: A 5-person spa measuring 1985 x 1985 mm, designed with family relaxation in mind.
  • myObsession: A 5-person spa measuring 2085 x 2085 mm, offering a unique design and superior comfort.
  • myHome: A 5-person spa measuring 2150 x 2150 mm, perfect for those seeking a larger hot tub for their home.
  • myLuxury: A 5-person spa measuring 2300 x 2300 mm, offering the ultimate in luxury and relaxation.

Each of our hot tubs is designed with the user in mind, offering a range of features and customisation options to create the perfect spa experience. Explore our range today and find the perfect hot tub for your needs.


The family range of spas are bigger than the compact range and offer a variety of seating and jet layouts. Most of these spas are over 2m square, allowing for greater personal space for each occupant, but without being so large as to take over your outside space. These spas are designed with groups in mind, big enough for the whole family or to catch up with friends. Most of the family range has been created with enlarged footwells to allow space for multiple users, including undercut footwells to accommodate even the tallest people. Many models include his and hers recliners or captain’s chairs to account for the different heights of individuals and ensure everyone has a position just for them. Their powerful air and water jets ensure a blissful therapeutic experience for all users. So if you want a slice of heaven in your backyard, a spa from the Sapphire Spas family range could be just what you are looking for.

When is the best time to purchase a hot tub from Sapphire Spas?

At Sapphire Spas, we believe that there is no specific time that is better than others to invest in a hot tub. Our hot tubs, which are made in Australia, are designed to be enjoyed throughout the year, offering a soothing retreat regardless of the season. Whether you want to cool off during the summer or warm up in the winter, a hot tub from Sapphire Spas provides the ultimate relaxation and hydrotherapy benefits.

Although you can view our hot tubs online, we highly recommend visiting one of our stores. This will give you the opportunity to see our range of hot tubs in person, feel the quality of the materials used, and have direct conversations with our knowledgeable team. They will be able to address any questions or concerns you may have and assist you in selecting the perfect hot tub to meet your specific needs.

For those who want to experience the comfort and therapeutic advantages of our hot tubs firsthand, we encourage you to visit one of our showrooms. This unique experience will allow you to truly understand the difference a Sapphire Spa can make in your life.

So why wait? There is no time like the present to enhance your home with a high-quality hot tub from Sapphire Spas. Take the first step towards a more relaxed and rejuvenating lifestyle by visiting one of our stores today.

Hot tub materials

The materials used in the construction of a hot tub play a crucial role in its durability, performance, and overall quality. At Sapphire Spas, we carefully select the materials for our Australian made hot tubs to ensure they meet our high standards and can withstand the unique environmental conditions of our beautiful country.

Shell: The shell, the interior part of the hot tub that holds the water, needs to be durable, resistant to the elements, and easy to clean. For our shells at Sapphire Spas, we opt for high-quality acrylic due to its proven strength, longevity, and aesthetic appeal.

Cabinet: The cabinet, the external part of the hot tub, contributes significantly to its aesthetic appeal while safeguarding its internal components. For our cabinets at Sapphire Spas, we employ a sturdy synthetic material known for its resistance to rot, pests, and weather damage.

Insulation: The use of premium insulation materials in our products is key to maintaining water temperature, improving energy efficiency, and reducing energy costs for our customers. This high-grade insulation effectively retains heat and keeps out the cold, ensuring optimal performance and cost savings.

Pumps and Heaters: The pumps and heaters serve as the vital organs of our hot tubs, responsible for circulating water and regulating its temperature. We select these components based on their high quality, energy efficiency, exceptional performance, and long lifespan. These elements ensure that our hot tubs function optimally, providing a consistently enjoyable and relaxing experience.

Jets: The jets in our hot tubs play a pivotal role in delivering the hydrotherapy benefits. We incorporate a diverse array of jet types in our hot tubs, each specifically designed to target distinct muscle groups. This design strategy ensures a comprehensive massage experience, enhancing relaxation and therapeutic benefits.

Filters: Our hot tubs are equipped with high-grade filters that play a key role in maintaining the cleanliness and clarity of the water. These top-tier filters are highly effective in eliminating impurities, ensuring that the water in your hot tub remains pristine. Additionally, these filters are designed for easy maintenance, allowing for straightforward cleaning and replacement.

At Sapphire Spas, we place a high priority on the use of premium materials in the construction of our hot tubs. This unwavering commitment to quality is evident in every hot tub we produce, from our compact models to our spacious round hot tubs. By using the finest materials available, we ensure that our hot tubs are not only aesthetically pleasing and comfortable but also built to last, offering exceptional durability and longevity.

Hot tub running costs

The cost of owning a hot tub extends beyond the initial purchase price, as it's crucial to factor in the continuous operating expenses. Sapphire Spas, an Australian hot tub manufacturer, places a high emphasis on energy efficiency in their design process.

Their hot tubs are fitted with top-tier, energy-conserving components that aid in lowering operational costs. The heaters and pumps in their hot tubs are engineered to function efficiently, maintaining the preferred water temperature without overusing energy.

A key element in their hot tubs' energy efficiency is the insulation they employ. This insulation effectively traps heat, meaning the hot tubs need less energy to keep the water at the desired temperature, even in chillier climates.

In addition, our hot tubs are equipped with state-of-the-art filters that not only ensure crystal clear water but also operate with high efficiency, minimising the frequency of water changes and the use of chemicals.

Choosing a Sapphire Spa hot tub is more than just a pathway to a superior, relaxing hydrotherapy experience. It's also an investment in a product that's been thoughtfully designed with energy efficiency at its core. This focus on energy efficiency translates into reduced running costs over time, allowing you to save money as you enjoy your hot tub.

Hot tub maintenance simplified

The longevity, performance, and hygiene of your hot tub are directly linked to its regular maintenance. Sapphire Spas, have designed it's Australian-made hot tubs to simplify this process as much as possible.

Our hot tubs come equipped with top-tier filters that proficiently eliminate impurities from the water. These filters are designed for easy access, cleaning, and replacement, ensuring your hot tub water stays pristine with minimal effort.

The materials chosen for our hot tub shells and cabinets are not just durable, but also easy to clean. A quick wipe-down with a non-abrasive cleaner is all it takes to keep your hot tub in top condition.

We also offer clear, user-friendly instructions for regular water treatment. This includes guidelines on water change frequency and how to balance water chemistry using sanitizers and pH adjusters.

At Sapphire Spas, we believe that owning a hot tub should be a source of relaxation, not a cause for stress. That's why we're dedicated to making hot tub maintenance as simple as possible. And if you ever have questions or need assistance, our team is always ready to help.

Invest in a Sapphire Spa hot tub today and enjoy the peace of mind that comes with easy and straightforward maintenance.

Read our FAQ on maintaining your hot spa.

Longevity of a hot tub

Investing in a hot tub is not merely about the immediate gratification it provides, but also the enduring value it offers. We take pride in the fact that our hot tubs, made in Australia by Sapphire Spas, are crafted to endure.

The lifespan of a hot tub can be influenced by various factors, including the quality of its construction and materials, the level of maintenance it receives, and the frequency of its use. Sapphire Spas ensures longevity by utilizing top-tier materials and employing exceptional craftsmanship in the construction of our hot tubs.

With diligent care and maintenance, a hot tub from Sapphire Spa can offer years of relaxation and hydrotherapy benefits. Regular cleaning, appropriate water treatment, and routine component checks can significantly prolong the life of your hot tub.

Our hot tubs are also covered by our 'lifecare commitment', a reliable warranty supported by our quality-controlled manufacturing process. This gives you the assurance that your investment is safeguarded.

Installation of a hot tub

Installing a hot tub is thrilling, but carefully considering its placement is vital. Sapphire Spas are here to assist you in this process and guarantee that your hot tub is installed in the ideal location.


Stable base: It is essential to have a stable and level base for your hot tub. This base can be a concrete slab, a deck, or a spa pad. It must be strong enough to support the weight of the hot tub, the water, and the individuals using it.


Access to power: Your hot tub must be within reach of a power source. If you have purchased an add-on heat&cool pump, it will come with a data and power cable already installed. You need to connect it to the Spanet SV spa control.


Adequate airflow: Utilizing a heat & cool pump, ensuring adequate airflow for the fan output is crucial. This means avoiding placing the hot tub in an enclosed area where the pump cannot effectively draw in and expel air.


When selecting a location for your hot tub, it is recommended to consider the following factors for optimal convenience, privacy, and enjoyment:


Proximity to the House: While not essential, placing the hot tub close to your house offers enhanced convenience, particularly during colder weather. Additionally, it facilitates easy access to power and water connections.


Privacy: It is crucial to assess the level of privacy when deciding on a location. It is advisable to position the hot tub in an area that is not easily visible to neighbours or passersby, ensuring a more secluded and intimate experience.


View: If feasible, it is recommended to position the hot tub in a spot that offers a pleasant view. This will contribute to heightened relaxation and enjoyment while using the hot tub.


It is important to note that the installation process should be carried out by a professional or under professional guidance to ensure safety and efficiency. At Sapphire Spas, we are dedicated to assisting you throughout the entire process, from selecting the perfect hot tub to ensuring it is installed in the ideal location.


Health advantages of Sapphire Spas hot tubs


Purchasing a hot tub from Sapphire Spas is more than just a luxury indulgence; it's a step towards improved health and wellness. Our hot tubs, crafted in Australia, are engineered to offer many health advantages, making them a worthwhile addition to your wellness regimen.


Enhanced Circulation: The combination of warm water and jet massage in our hot tubs stimulates blood flow, enhancing circulation throughout the body. This improved circulation helps transport nutrients to your muscles and organs, fostering overall health.


Muscle Relaxation: Our hot tubs are equipped with hydrotherapy jets that deliver a calming massage, aiding in the relaxation of tense muscles. Whether recovering from an intense workout or unwinding after a long day at work, a soak in a Sapphire Spa hot tub can alleviate muscle tension and facilitate recovery.


Relief from Joint Pain: The buoyancy offered by the water in our hot tubs can alleviate joint pressure, reducing pain and discomfort. This makes our hot tubs an excellent choice for those suffering from arthritis or other joint-related conditions.


Stress Alleviation: Immersing yourself in a warm, bubbling hot tub at the end of a taxing day is an unparalleled experience. The relaxation benefits of our hot tubs can help mitigate stress, enhance mood, and foster better sleep.


Social and Family Bonding: A hot tub is an excellent spot to unwind and foster connections with family and friends. Whether you're savouring a tranquil evening with a loved one or hosting a social event, a Sapphire Spas hot tub elevates the experience.

Hot tub massage

Achieve optimum health and wellbeing

Although you can’t claim the cost of a hot tub on your health insurance, you might save yourself a few visits to the doctor with a spa session each day? The warm water and hydro massage from a Sapphire HotTub may help with common health issues faced by many of us. You may even melt away a few kilos to help you lose any unwanted weight.

Most of us build up tension through our postural muscles and the muscles of our back, neck and shoulders. These muscles will often feel worse with rest; they actually respond much better to massage and movement to alleviate stiffness and support the healing process. Our swim spas provide a supportive environment for gentle remedial stretches and exercise, protecting muscles with the warm water of your spa.

Spa jets can also be powered up, creating resistance to target muscles and joints that need work to regain strength. The fully adjustable resistance from the bank of swim jets creates instability, to engage core muscles. Core strength will help correct your posture, realign your frame and provide a healthy body to support you throughout your daily life.

Neck and shoulder massage system

Our wrap-around jet configuration targets pressure points of the neck & shoulder areas; reaching deep into muscles where tension is often held after a long day at work. Four powerful jets, that can be individually adjusted for water volume & flow direction, provide a therapeutic massage when it’s time to relax.


Reflexology footcell

Based on the theory that stimulation of pressure points within the soles of your feet will benefit your entire body, we have strategically positioned jets to create the ultimate massage system. Whilst supporting your feet & lower legs, our ‘at rest’ angled foot support will treat your aching feet to a ‘foot rub’ that never has to end.

Oxygendetox ‘bed of bubbles’

Together with the powerful hydrojet massage, this air jet system relaxes, not only your muscles, but your entire body, nervous system and even your mind. It also promotes healthy circulation, stomach digestion, lung function and can help your lymphatic system get rid of toxins and waste which may reduce the appearance of cellulite.

Reduce back and neck pain

Immersion in water substantially reduces the weight-bearing effects of gravity on the lower extremities and spine. Back and neck pain can be significantly reduced by the turbulence of your spa water as your body is supported in a weightless state by the aerated jet streams.


The warm water of a spa pool is a safe, supportive aid to relieving the pain and stiffness of arthritis. Your body becomes almost weightless as it’s submerged in water, helping to ease discomfort caused by stiff joints, keep them moving, increase their range of motion and maintain muscle strength.


An increasing percentage of our population deal with the effects of diabetes on a daily basis. Studies show that physical activity can help control your blood glucose, blood pressure and blood cholesterol. If regular exercise is not always possible, a spa pool can simulate the beneficial effects of exercise.

Do you sleep well?

A good nights sleep is vital to our overall health and well-being and still, millions of people either do not get enough sleep or suffer from other sleep related problems. The warm water and relaxation effect of a spa pool may provide a natural remedy for a restful, full nights sleep.

Elderly and rehabilitation

With the assistance of our support bar, those of you requiring help with stability can still use a swim spa with confidence. Any exercise, stretch or mild cardio workout can just as effectively be performed whilst holding the bar, mounted in front of the swim jets, for support.


Are you ready to indulge in the ultimate luxury and relaxation of a Sapphire Spa hot tub? Our dedicated team is here to assist you at every stage of the process.

Obtain a Personalized Quote: Unsure about which hot tub is the perfect fit for you? Our team is prepared to provide you with a customized quote based on your specific needs and preferences. Whether you desire a compact hot tub for intimate relaxation or a spacious round hot tub for social gatherings, we will guide you towards the ideal choice.

Locate a Store: Experience our range of Australian made hot tubs firsthand by visiting one of our stores. Our knowledgeable team will be available to address any inquiries you may have and assist you in selecting the hot tub that suits your requirements.

Do not delay in embarking on the countless benefits of owning a hot tub. Request a quote or find a store today to take the initial step towards a more tranquil and revitalizing lifestyle with Sapphire Spas.