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Queenstown, New Zealand
Jun 17 — Jun 182
Queenstown, New Zealand
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Queenstown hotels

Good to know

Low season

AugustCheapest month to stay with an average 27% drop in price.

High season

JulyMost expensive month to stay with an average 144% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$138Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$157Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

How much is a Queenstown hotel?

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When to book a hotel in Queenstown

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Top tips for finding perfect Queenstown hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Queenstown, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Queenstown in August and April.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Queenstown if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Queenstown accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Queenstown found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $25, while the most expensive was $159.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Queenstown for 3 days.
  • To spend some time in nature and discover the city’s wildlife, look for hotels in Queenstown that are near Ben Lomond Scenic Reserve. A good option is the chic Hotel St Moritz, which is less than a 5min drive away. The reserve features many hiking trails as well as a bike park, making it a fun area for all ages to explore.
  • Interested in doing some golfing during your stay in Queenstown? Opt for lodging next to the Queenstown Golf Club, like the comfortable Earnslaw Lodge. This public course offers impressive views of the water and has an on-site restaurant.
  • If you’re planning on visiting some nearby towns such as Frankton Arm during your trip, choose to stay in a hotel close to Steamer Wharf, the local ferry terminal. The Crowne Plaza can be found directly next-door and offers bicycle rentals.
  • For travellers who would like to go swimming and soak up some sun, pick a hotel in the neighbourhood of Sunshine Bay, such as Azur Lodge. This will place you just a short walk away from Sunshine Bay Beach, a sandy area on the lake that’s perfect for relaxing.
  • To have an active and adventurous trip, select a hotel in the city centre, as this will put you near many fun attractions including the popular Shotover Canyon Swing and Outdoor Mini Golf. The Novotel is less than a 10min walk from both of these locations and has an on-site spa.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Queenstown

  • Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Queenstown. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • The Lake House Queenstown, Novotel Queenstown Lakeside and Crowne Plaza Queenstown are very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Skyline Gondola.

  • Although the average price for a double room in Queenstown is $245, $13 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.

  • For those who will be traveling with children, keep your eyes open for hotels in Queenstown that are near Queenstown Gardens, a large park that has playgrounds, an ice skating rink and a skateboarding area. The Coronation Lodge is a cosy choice that will place you a 7min walk away, while the Millennium Hotel is a modern option that is an 8min walk from the park.

  • To travel as affordably as possible, you’ll want to look for hotels that are away from the coast and placed along Gorge Road, which is known for being a budget-friendly area. The Bella Vista is a scenic hotel that offers competitive prices and is just a 5min drive from the city centre.

  • If you want to stay in an area that provides you with impressive views, book one of the many hotels located along the Lake Esplanade, which overlooks the water. The Lodges can be found directly on the lakeshore, while the Heritage also offers views of the nearby mountains.

  • To have the option of easily walking to a selection of restaurants, select a hotel near Queenstown Bay Beach such as the Scenic Suites or Blue Peaks Lodge. This will put you less than a 5min walk from choices like Flame Bar and Grill, Vudu Cafe, and World Bar and Restaurant.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Queenstown districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Queenstown city center.

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Queenstown?

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Best Queenstown hotels

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Heritage Queenstown - Queenstown - Bedroom
Heritage Queenstown - Queenstown - Bedroom
Heritage Queenstown
8.6 Excellent
$195+
$195+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Kamana Lakehouse - Queenstown
Kamana Lakehouse - Queenstown
Kamana Lakehouse
9.1 Excellent
$211+
$211+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
QT Queenstown - Queenstown - Living room
QT Queenstown - Queenstown - Living room
QT Queenstown
9.1 Excellent
$508+
$508+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool