Where to stay
Fantastic deals on Queenstown accommodation
Queenstown may come alive in the winter, transforming into a skiers paradise, but there are excellent accommodation options throughout the year including luxury hotels, cosy apartments and budget rooms in the heart of the city.
Peppers Beacon - 5 Star
Positioned on the pristine shores of Lake Wakatipu, guests are treated to superb views of the stunning lake and picturesque Remarkables mountains from hotel rooms and two and three bedroom suites. Fill up on delicious offerings at the breakfast lounge, work out at the gym, and after a day of adventure unwind at the sauna and spa pool. An easy five-minute level walk delivers you to the dozens of restaurants, outdoor cafes and pubs occupying the waterfront and central Queenstown. Close by are the Skyline Gondola and Luge.
Address: 33 Lake Esplanade, Queenstown
Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa - 5 Star
French antique chic sits aside sophisticated modern designs at this boutique central Queenstown hotel. Be impressed by luxurious rooms and suites boasting double spa baths, separate rain shower, espresso machines and state-of-the-art amenities. Hotel facilities include signature restaurant Vie, intimate Nue lounge, and elegant Left Bank Cafe part French kitchen and part tea room. Le Spa, a relaxing haven soothes the mind, body and spirit with unique Maori rituals and European treaments. The Skyline Gondola is a mere 500 metres away.
Address: 8 Duke Street, Queenstown
MGallery Hotel St Moritz Queenstown - 5 Star
Idyllically situated in the heart of Queenstown, with wonderful views overlooking Lake Wakatipu to the Remarkables mountain range, this five-star hotel embodies the spirit of its European namesake. Blending understated luxury with warmth, and genuine hospitality, the hotel offers a choice of rooms and suites each handsomely appointed to cleverly blend timeless classics with modern essentials. Guests are invited to experience the hotel's stylish Lombardi Restaurant, Bar and Library, modern gymnasium and the blissful hot tub garden.
Address: 10-18 Brunswick Street, Queenstown
Copthorne Hotel & Apartments Lakeview Queenstown - 4 Star
Be assured of magnificent views of Queenstown's mountain and lake wilderness from the privacy of your own balcony or courtyard, a feature of these hotel rooms and self-contained apartments. Immerse yourself in the magnificent lake and mountain surroundings while dining at the glass-encased conservatory-style Hilary’s Restaurant. Round off the day relaxing by a cosy open fire at Rocks Cafe and Bar, soak in the spa pool or hit the gym. Queenstown’s centre brimming with restaurants, cafes and bars is a 10-minute stroll away.
Address: 88 Frankton Road, Queenstown
Novotel Queenstown Lakeside - 4 Star
This hotel sits in a tranquil lakefront setting amid mountain views and leafy gardens. This superb location is a minute’s walk from the heart of Queenstown’s restaurants, cafes, shopping and activities, and a 10-minute walk from the Skyline Gondola. Soak in the hot tub, and enjoy a relaxing drink by the fireplace or al fresco in the courtyard at the cafe and bar, ahead of a sampling of fresh and seasonal cuisine and charming lake and town views at the restaurant. Private balconies are a feature in these spacious rooms.
Address: Cnr Earl St and Marine Parade, Queenstown
Scenic Suites Queenstown - 4 Star
Positioned on a small rise, overlooking the town and Lake Wakatipu, this ideally central, modern complex boasts spacious and stylish rooms, and bright self-contained suites with separate lounge area, well-equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, patio or a private balcony. All rooms are neatly furnished in soft, natural tones and feature floor-to-ceiling windows to maximise the panoramic alpine views. Onsite, guests can sample local culinary delights at the Hillside Brasserie or relax with a drink by the fireplace in the Lobby Bar.
Address: 27 Stanley Street, Queenstown
BreakFree The Waterfront - 3.5 Star
This hotel offers an exceptional location 100 metres from Queenstown's main street and boasts uninterrupted views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range. Every window and quaint lakefront-facing Juliet balcony provides an enviable view. Accommodation options include cosy studios, self-contained one and two bedroom apartments with kitchens and three bedroom penthouses which are spread over two levels and feature a rooftop terrace and barbecue. Enjoy a lakeside stroll and discover the many dining options close by.
Address: 109 Beach Street, Queenstown
Mercure Queenstown Resort - 3.5 Star
Uniquely perched on a scenic vantage point close to the town centre, this modern alpine resort features spacious and stylish rooms overlooking tranquil gardens or Lake Wakatipu. A hearty alpine breakfast in the restaurant is a great way to kick off the day, while guests can also enjoy a splash in the outdoor pool and boost their wellbeing with a spa, sauna and gym workout. Local culinary delights along with a superb selection of wines are served at the restaurant, where soaring glass windows frame stunning lake panoramas.
Address: Sainsbury Rd, Fernhill, Queenstown
Heartland Hotel - 3 Star
Housed within a series of distinctively Swiss-style chalets, this contemporary hotel boasts sweeping views over snow-capped mountain ranges and the glistening Lake Wakatipu from its lofty position, a convenient and short stroll from the town centre. Soak in the alpine ambience from tastefully furnished rooms, each with a private balcony and stunning lake or mountain views, and enjoy delectable New Zealand flavours at the Hillside Brasserie or unwind after a long day of sightseeing and adventure by the open fire in the Lobby Bar.
Address: 27 Stanley Street, Queenstown