New Zealand

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The Sofitel

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Centrally located in the hustle and bustle of Queenstown, the Sofitel is where you should stay if you are looking for a luxurious mountain getaway. Plus, who doesn’t love a good spa treatment after a long day on the slopes?

8 Duke Street, Queenstown NZ

Botswana Butchery

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Located in one of Queenstown’s historic precincts, Botswana Butchery offers a menu full of flavour and vibrancy. Serving up finely cut meats and locally sourced food, the experience is nothing short of delicious.

17 Marine Parade, Queenstown East NZ

Sofitel Spa

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For all of your pampering needs, look no further than Sofitel for an oasis of calm well-being to rejuvenate and switch off. Utilising only French and New Zealand products, this break from the slopes is well deserved.

8 Duke Street, Queenstown, New Zealand

Coronet Peak

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The perfect mountain for the whole family. Coronet Peak is just a 20 minute drive from central Queenstown. When the weather is clear, this 1,649 metre peak has amazing views of the surrounding areas.

Coronet Peak, Queenstown

Arrowtown

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Located below beautiful peaks, Arrowtown is a cute little town that used to be a Gold Rush village. Dine, shop and explore this incredible piece of history.

Arrowtown, Queenstown, NZ

Eichardt’s Bar

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Eichardt’s Bar is a local favourite with a cosy atmosphere including fireplaces to warm up those bones after an epic day of shredding those skis. We suggest getting their famous seafood chowder and washing it down with an Eichardt’s bloody mary.

2 Marine Parade, Queenstown, NZ 

The Remarkables

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Not for the faint ski hearts, The Remarkables is the perfect mountain range for the adventurous skiers looking for a European style slope. 35 Minutes from central Queenstown it’s easy to access and tons of fun!

The Remarkables, Queenstown, NZ

Cardrona Pub

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Another historic landmark dating back to 1863 and the Gold Rush era, the Cardrona Pub is one of the oldest pubs in Queenstown. Sip on cocktails in their beer garden or dine on their modern version of pub food.

Cardrona Valley Rd, Queenstown, NZ

The Cow

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Since you are definitely going to be working your legs to the max on the slopes, you are going to be needing some serious carbs, and this is the place to get them. A cute little log cabin style restaurant, dine on some of the best Italian food (emphasis on pizza & pasta) Queenstown has to offer.

Cow Lane, Queenstown NZ

Cardrona Resort

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A 60 minute drive from Queenstown, Cardrona has something for everyone. Perfect for group of family holidays, Cardrona has slopes for everyone from beginners to those more thrill seeking holidayers.

Cardrona, Queenstown, NZ

Wanaka

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So if you venture out of Queenstown to one place, it has to be Wanaka. With the most beautiful mountain range and pristine lake you have ever seen, Wanaka is an epic place for a hike or even stand up paddle boarding!

Wanaka, NZ

Amisfield Winery

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The Amisfield winery is a rustic production facility that enables winemakers to craft wines efficiently and effectively. The winery itself is set amongst mountains, lakes and river gorges, and it is the perfect setting for an unforgettable day trip.

10 Lake Hayes Road, Queenstown, NZ

Shotover Jet

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Hold on tight, this isn’t one for the faint hearted! Take a breathtaking ride through dramatic and narrow canyons, for an exhilarating boat jet ride. This is the only company permitted to operate in the beautiful Shooter River Canyons, giving you 360 degree spins and beyond!

3 Arthurs Point Rd, Queenstown New Zealand

Rata

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Started by famous chef Josh Emett, Rata is an award wining fine dining restaurant. Showcasing dishes that represent everything New Zealand has to offer, we recommend the pork belly, the duck breast and starting with the duck arancini and a little tuna crudo.

Tu Nuku, 33 Ballarat Street, Queenstown NZ

Pier 19

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Situated on the scenic “Steamer Wharf” waterfront in central Queenstown, Pier 19 offers alfresco style dining overlooking the wharf. The menu is blend of contemporary favourite’s and classics, with the purpose to deliver “fresh, local and simplistic” menu items.

Tu Nuku, 33 Ballarat Street, Queenstown, NZ

Skyline Gondola

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Enjoy the stunning panoramic views of Queenstown from the best seat in the house. The Skyline Gondola’s will carry you 450 metres above Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu to the top of Bob’s Peak for a truly amazing scenic view.

Brecon Street, Queenstown, NZ

Eichardt’s Hotel

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Eichardt’s is boutique accommodation with a price tag to match. Why wouldn’t you want to have direct access to Eichardt’s Bar at all hours of the day. Plus it doesn’t hurt that it’s looking right over the scenic lake and in a prime location for all restaurants and shops!   

Marine Parade, Queenstown NZ
Blu Kanu
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Blu Kanu is the ultimate asian cuisine to spoil yourself with in Queenstown. With a dark and luxurious interior, the restaurant combines Pacifica influences and ancient spices for a unique cultural soul food that’s not to be missed!

16 Church Street, Queenstown, New Zealand

Smiths Beer House

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Smiths Craft Beer House is the ultimate place to unwind. Serving up an array of bar snacks and pub style meals with a gourmet twist, Smith’s serves up a refreshing selection of craft beers to accompany the unbeatable atmosphere and delicious food.

53 Shotover St, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

The Winery

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Right in the heart of Queenstown you will find The Winery, the perfect place to try a vast selection of local wines. Book a wine tasting course or pour yourself a glass or two paired with their incomparable charcuterie board. You will be hooked!

14 Beach St, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

Browns Ski Hire

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If you are heading to Queenstown with no equipment, stress less. Browns Ski Hire is the best in the business and will have you decked out in everything you need from boots to ski’s. Not to mention they are super efficient and friendly.

4 Brecon St, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

Queenstown Babysitters

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If you have little ones and think holiday date nights are a thing of the past, think again! Queenstown babysitters are the trusted company to look after your kids while you head out to the snow or a night out with your significant other.

+64 27 247 2229

Bar Up

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If you are looking for somewhere to spend your night sipping cocktails, then Bar Up is your destination. A self-proclaimed ‘boutique nightlife bar’, you will immediately relax into the cosy setting which consists of large leather couches, low ceilings and a crackling fireplace.

18 Searle Ln, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

Madame Woo

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For a super fun and lively dining experience, we highly recommend Madame Woo. Serving up authentic Malaysian Hawker food, the menu is designed to be shared alongside delicious authentic Asian cocktails.

5 The Mall, Lower Ballarat Street, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand

The Rees

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Overlooking Lake Wakatipu, this contemporary hotel is perfect for families and longer holidays. Featuring larger rooms with kitchens and seperate living rooms with fireplaces, The Rees will quickly become your home away from home.

377 Frankton Rd, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

Blue Door Bar

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Located just a short walk from Saffron, we highly recommend grabbing a drink at this cosy little bar before or after heading to dinner. With an open fire and leather chairs, this is the perfect place to unwind after a full day in the snow.

18 Buchingham Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand

Bunker Bar

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Bunker Bar is perfect for all occasions. Located in the centre of Queenstown down and down an alleyway and old rustic door, this restaurant offers local cuisine specialising in game, red meats and classic delicacies.

Cow Ln, Queenstown Central 9300, New Zealand

Saffron

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An interesting mix of Asian and local influences, Saffron does not disappoint. Voted one of the best restaurants in New Zealand, Saffron offers exquisite food alongside faultless service.

18 Buckingham Street, Arrowtown, New Zealand

Tanoshi

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If you’re craving Japanese, this is the place to go. The setting offers a lively ambience with super friendly Japanese staff, and of course, delicious food. Nicky highly recommends the seared salmon plate alongside the chicken tempura.

Skyline Arcade Mall St, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

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