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Live Like A Queen: 5 Stunning Airbnb Holiday Rentals In Queenstown, NZ

Clara
Published Nov 16, 2016

Also known as the Southern Hemisphere’s premier four-season lake and alpine resort, New Zealand’s Queenstown is renowned for its adventure sports and historic mining towns. Surrounded by majestic mountains and set on the shores of the crystal clear Lake Wakatipu, the abundant natural beauty and the unique vibes of this region create a splendid adventure for a queen (or king!). Live like royalty and be spoilt for choice with the endless array of attractions and wonders, all within your reach. Want a fancy holiday letting to stay? A splendid view? Look no further, for we have 5 stunning Queenstown Airbnb holiday rentals fit for a queen or king.

1. Modern and stylish 3-bedroom penthouse (263 USD)

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This newly renovated holiday penthouse is located right on the lake in Queenstown. Relax on the deck and admire the sweeping 180-degree views of Lake Wakitipu and the Remarkable Mountains, perfect for those that would like a getaway near the mountains.

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The living room is decorated in a stylish and modern manner, the wide windows giving the space a sufficient amount of natural light.

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The deck isn’t the only place you can go if you would like to admire Queenstown. Lounge on the plush couches in your own apartment, the view is just within your or sight!

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The light fixtures in the kitchen are sleek and minimalistic, a simple touch that gives the Airbnb apartment character.

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The main bedroom looks too comfy to be true. Imagine just feeling the soft comforters on your skin.

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The second bedroom doesn’t look too bad either! Whether it is the first or the second bedroom, you’re guaranteed a night of soundless slumber.

Lucky #8 Penthouse

Address: Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand

Price: from 263 USD

Number of Guests: 6

Access: 6-minute walk to the centre of town

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2. Simple and minimalistic 2-bedroom apartment (222 USD)

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Conveniently located at Ballarat Street, this cute and quaint apartment has a small cosy lounge for you to watch some TV or relax after a busy day. Note that Wi-Fi is complimentary.

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There is a comfy sofa for 2 in the lounge, but it is not big enough for anyone to sleep on. Do note that this cute and lovely apartment only sleeps 4, in 2 bedrooms.

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Head into the light open-plan kitchen, fully equipped with a two-hob stove, microwave, Nespresso machine, kettle, toaster, and all crockery, cutlery, and glassware for you to whip up a feast and enjoy it with a glass of wine.

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The master bedroom is light and spacious with lake views and a large ranch slider door that opens up to the front of the Airbnb apartment.

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Both bedrooms are beautifully decorated, each complete with a queen-sized bed and an en suite bathroom.

Queenstown Cutie apartment

Address: Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand

Price: from 222 USD

Number of Guests: 4

Access: Less than a minute’s walk from the heart of Queenstown

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3. Stunning views from a 2-bedroom home (185 USD)

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This light-filled home has the most stunning views for you to admire. Feel the hot bubbling water against your skin as you relax in the hot tub and admire the uninterrupted views over Lake Wakatipu across to Cecil Park, a gorgeous sight indeed.

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An outdoor hot tub is great, but how about dining with a view? The possibilities are endless in this fantastic holiday house!

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The living room is large and spacious. Hop onto one of the many couches and catch some TV, or simply soak up the relaxing ambience of Lake Wakatipu from this stunning Airbnb home.

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This beautiful antique bed is over 100 years old. It grumbles a bit when in use, but is still super sturdy on its feet!

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Bunk beds are the best if you are travelling with children, because they will absolutely love them!

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This sparkling clean bathroom has a bathtub if you think the outdoor hot tub is getting boring. The view from here isn’t that great compared to outside, but it is still a pass if you ask us!

Light filled home with stunning views

Address: Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand

Price: from 185 USD

Number of Guests: 5

Access: An easy 5-minute drive from the town centre of Queenstown

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4. Beautiful and comfortable 1-bedroom apartment (185 USD)

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Step inside this modern, trendy, and light-filled Airbnb apartment that has amazing views over the lake and to the Remarkables mountain range.

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The soft and comfortable interior of the living room makes anyone instantly feel at ease. Grab a book and snuggle up on the beautifully dressed sofa bench, under the soft lighting of the delicate light ball. It’s a perfect way to spend the afternoon!

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If books are not your kind of thing, how about some TV shows instead?

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One good thing about this vacation rental is the soft and comfortable lighting. The bed sure does look comfy, but the lighting completes the whole look, giving this room a calm and serene vibe.

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A cold drink and some brightly coloured chairs are just what you need to relish the beauty of Queenstown.

Majestic views from modern apartment

Address: Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand

Price: from 185 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Access: 2-minute drive from the centre of town

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5. Elegantly decorated room with en suite bathroom (114 USD)

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Newly decorated and great for couples that would like a location close to town, this luxuriously furnished room with an en suite bathroom is one to recommend!

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There is a secluded cosy spot at the corner of the suite where you can sit or store some of your luggage.

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What is more glorious than having a balcony attached to your room? Open up the wooden doors, it’s time to welcome the magnificent view and fresh cool air!

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The best way to unwind after a long day is a refreshing soak in a bath tub. Look out and bless your eyes with views of lush greenery; it’s a relaxing sight!

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Although this is a private room in the owners’ house, the guests are also given access to the common living space. Feel free to have your meals at the dining table, or lounge on the couches while watching some TV. Breakfast is included!

Master Bedroom and Ensuite in excellent location

Address: Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand

Price: from 114 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Access: A few minutes’ walk from central Queenstown

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The Queenstown adventure has just begun!

We hope you found a favourite in our top-5 list of stunning Queenstown Airbnb holiday rentals, for this natural all-season playground has all the activities you need to have a splendid time all year round. Whether it is family fun, a romantic getaway, or an adventurous time, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Queenstown. Let down your hair and throw off those stiletto heels, this land of kings and queens offers a fantastic time filled with pumped-up adrenaline and adventure!

  • All information stated is correct as per November 11th, 2016.

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Clara likes to spend her time daydreaming about countries she has never visited before, and while she is at it, exploring new cafes and cool spots in Singapore. She is passionate about reading and...Read more

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