Celebrate the changing of the seasons with us in the south as each autumn the trees and hillsides turn vibrant red and gold, and the Arrowtown streets come to life in celebration. The 2015 festival runs from 10 – 19 April 2015 and features more than 50 events over the 10 day programme. Be part [...]
Eduardo and Marika have left the reception desk for a change of pace for a garden clean-up with the early arrival of spring in Queenstown. The weather experts tell us we have received a whopping 23 days in a row of sunshine over the past month!!
The Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon is gaining momentum as entries are received for this new international running festival, to be held on Saturday 22 November 2014. Incorporating 42km, 21km, 10km and 3km kids run options, the event is set between the backdrop of spectacular mountain ranges and taking in the best highlights of the [...]
2014 is shaping up to be a pretty amazing year for us at Queenstown Boutique Hotel, as we’ve already received a number of prestigious awards from some big travel industry players. Following our new Qualmark ‘Boutique & Lodge’ rating in February and the TripAdvisor 2014 Travellers’ Choice Award we received, we’re pleased to announce yet [...]
Winter is a fantastic time to visit Queenstown as the town comes alive with visitors seeking adventure in this iconic alpine resort. With crisp clean air and clear blue skies giving way to majestic snowcapped mountains reflected in the spectacular glassy Lake Wakatipu, there’s no better place to enjoy a winter travel break in New [...]
For those looking to discover a quieter, less crowded Queenstown, autumn is the perfect time to visit and enjoy the beautiful changing colours and spectacular scenery of Central Otago. Autumn is the perfect time to give yourself some rest and relaxation time as you can avoid the big crows that head here in summer and [...]
The world’s largest online travel community, TripAdvisor, has named Queenstown as New Zealand’s number one destination in the 2014 Travellers’ Choice Destinations. The lakeside alpine resort was also voted the second best destination in the South Pacific, after Sydney, not a bad effort considering the competition! Queenstown is world renowned as the adventure capital of [...]
We have recently received some further industry accolades for our Queenstown boutique hotel, this time the “2014 Travellers’ Choice Award” from Trip Advisor in the Luxury and Romance categories. These awards are voted for by real travellers so we’d like to thank everyone that left a review and contributed to this award. We work hard [...]