If the thrill of skiing in Queenstown is not enough for you, the town is also known as the “adventure capital of the world”. You’ll be overwhelmed by the choice of off-slope activities, and if the Queenstown snow conditions are not great at the ski resorts you will never ever be bored. Queenstown is most famous for its adrenaline-raising activities such as bungy jumping, white water rafting, and jet boating.
It has 3 main ski areas:
- Coronet Peak (approx 20 min drive)
- The Remarkables (approx 40 min drive)
- Cardrona (approx 60 min drive)
Where to Stay?
The Glebe Apartments
Double Tree by Hilton
The Glebe is a luxury accommodation complex in the heart of picturesque Queenstown, with wonderfully open views of the idyllic Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains. The Glebe Apartments are uncluttered, stylish and spacious. They are self-contained with laundry facilities, comfortably furnished, with open-plan living areas, Wi-Fi internet and floor heating. Most of them offer lake and/or mountain views. Prepare your own meals in your fully equipped kitchen or order continental breakfast and have it delivered to your apartment every morning. With 1, 2, 3 or 4 bedrooms, The Glebe Apartments are ideal for romantic getaways, family holidays or group trips. They are a brief walk from Queenstown’s great shops, cafes, restaurants and wineries. The Glebes spacious two bedroom apartments have plenty of room to spread out & full kitchen & laundry facilities.
2 Bedroom Apartments with 1 bathroom (4 guests) from $3105
Ideally located in the heart of Kawarau Village, this modern Queenstown hotel boasts breath-taking views of the shores of Lake Wakatipu and is situated just five minutes’ drive from Queenstown International Airport. Central Queenstown is also just minutes away via water taxi or by our complimentary shuttle service upon availability.
Surrounded by magnificent mountain scenery, this Queenstown hotel presents the closest hotel accommodation to The Remarkables Ski Field. Go skiing or snowboarding in the winter months or try exciting outdoor activities.
Guest Room twin share including breakfast from $1950