If you have made up your mind to visit Queenstown for your next holiday then you have certainly made the right choice, especially if you’re an adrenaline junky. With its dramatic landscapes made up of rugged mountains, intimidating river gorges, and amazing ski fields such as Coronet Peak, there’s always something to keep you in adventure mode. But there’s also the romantic side of Queenstown as well - think a glass of local wine, the splendid Lake Wakatipu, and a serene setting. Whether you’re preparing for a vacation à deux or a family getaway, we have got you covered. Below, check our list of top Stayz accommodations in Queenstown, New Zealand.
If tranquility and amazing views are what you’re after, then this decent studio is surely going to meet your requirements. Located just ten minutes away from the town center where you can find numerous amenities such as restaurants, cafes, shops and transportation, this immaculate accommodation is best suited for couples. And to top it off, just a walking distance away is the splendid Lake Wakatipu with dramatic mountain landscapes. For your convenience, you’ll find a spacious bedroom with a queen-sized bed, a bathroom, and a kitchen as well.
The Terrace Retreat Studio Unit
Top guest reviewsThe bed was super comfy and the shower was goodThis large efficiency apartment is very comfortableThe kitchen is well stockedHad everything we needed and easy walk or cheap Uber to townParking was not as difficult as it may appearThe property itself was clean and tidy and provided us with everything we neededReally enjoyed this studio apartment - lovely and clean - all facilities we needed Close to town -Had a lovely stay really lovely people and clean area
Host:but he was wonderful and very helpful when we realized we had left a couple things behindthe only negative everything else was really niceNeat clean room with handy kitchen facilities Lovely view and pleasant easygoing hostAll of the appliances work20 min walk along the lake and through the gardens into downtown Owner replied to inquiries in a timely manner and accommodated our arrival timeRead more reviewsand it is a great easy walkThe 30 walk to the main tourist are is through the Queenstown GardensWe loved the location as it was an easy walk intoWe also walked the other way to Frankton Fantastic views from the kitchen and even better from the patioThe location was amazing The best views of the snowy mountains and lake I already miss sitting outside with my coffee enjoying the view Only a short scenic walk into town about 15 minutes dep...
Choose this sleek and modern family apartment for your upcoming holiday in New Zealand. Conveniently located close to Coronet Peak Ski Resort with a view of Lake Wakatipu, you’ll find yourself with plenty of fun adventure activities when staying here. This spacious apartment is decked out in glossy hardwood floors, wide, wooden windows that overlook the majestic, snow-capped mountains, and modern furniture. With four bedrooms and two bathrooms, this accommodation can easily sleep up to 12 guests. There is also a fully equipped kitchen and an airy living space with plush sofas.
Perfect for 2-12 guests with AMAZING VIEWS!Queenstown Hill, Queenstown, NZ
Top guest reviewsbeautiful lake view plenty of space good facilitiesthe property was very well presented and allowed for a relaxing and very comfortable experiencegood communication with the owner which was great clean well presented house
Host:nicky has been a brilliant hostRead more reviewsgreat location close to townpleasant walk into central queenstownthis property is in a great location only 10mins walk to towna short walk to the downtown area and beautiful views
Bestowed with a breathtaking lake and forest view, this large apartment is perfect for six people. Located on a secluded hillside, vacationers will enjoy the serene setting of this accommodation. The highlight is the spacious terrace with a magnificent view of the surroundings. There are three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a living space awash with sunlight. During the winter season, you can make good use of the heat pump and fireplace. There is also a kitchen equipped with modern appliances such as a dishwasher, electric oven, microwave, and fridge.
Lakes Edge Apartment - Unit A
Top guest reviewsthe bedrooms (2 have fantastic outlooks) AND even a toilet with amazing viewsand then the stairs going down to the house entranceThe kitchen is not stocked well and stove is old and difficult to use There were missing light bulbs in two of the bedroomsKitchen and lounge room were very dirtyThe space was wonderful with great viewsReally enjoyed staying here and look forward to doing so againThe home was clean and comfortable and had everything we neededand it held everything we requiredWe went over to Wanaka and collected two large bags of firewood to last us the 9 nights The beds and bedding were comfortable the bathrooms were clean and the linen was ampleThis place had everything we needed and was nice and cosy A beautiful location and beds were very comfortable
Host:We thought the scenery was absolutely spectacularFirstly we were not sent any information about accessing the property making our arrival more problematic than necessary and the owner did not return our call when we tried to make contactso having a heat pump was very usefulThis was so steep and in disrepair that our car (a 4wd) slipped a number of times in good weather and actually slid sideways and got stuck when there had been minimal rainA more thorough cleaning should be doneRead more reviewsNice location in the centre of QueenstownBeautiful view and a great locationThe place is about a 15 min walk from downtown Queenstown via the main roadLoved every second we spent here Great location away from the noise yet close enough to be where you want in minutesThis house was a great jumping off for lots of adventures around Queenstown
Quaint yet beautiful, this family accommodation is designed in warm, inviting colors. Its main bedroom has a wide transparent window that allows natural light to get in and also makes sure that the spectacular view doesn’t go unnoticed. There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms with one having a bathtub. The living space is another part of the apartment where you’ll likely want to hang out, not only because of its comfy sofas but also because of its soothing outdoor views. There’s also a modern kitchen which is painted in vibrant colors and is equipped with cupboards.
Lakefront Holiday Home
Top guest reviewsUnder-cover parking was well sign-posted More steps again down to the bedroomsThe huge deck has views right down the lakeThe quirky layout is complimented by more than ample provisioningThere was everything that you could need in the house 10/10The view alone is worth the price
Host:A great family home with loads of character RecommendAny queries were answered promptly - really friendly helpful ownerThe house was nicely appointed and had amazing views Quick and easy responses from the home ownerAlthough an older home the views and close proximity to the Lake makes up for any maintenance short comingsWe arrived in two cars and both groups had initial trouble locating the address - would have helped to be told to look for "Morries Lane"Read more reviewswhich means it's beautiful and peacefulGreat location beautiful views and warm Lovely walk from the house to Queenstown gardensbut there are LOTS of stepsThe location is outstanding being on the lakes edgeGreat location beautiful scenery
Not far from Central Queenstown, you’ll find yourself in a quiet neighborhood where you can enjoy an alpine ambiance. This modern accommodation is suited for a group of friends or a family of six who wishes to spend some quality time together. With three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large kitchen, and a sleek living room, guests can easily spend their holiday in a comfortable way. There is also a balcony where breakfast can be enjoyed while enjoying a great view. Other facilities include a double garage, fireplace, and a washing machine.
Sweeping Views | Downtown on your doorstep | Alpine charm
Top guest reviewsthe bed in the master bedroom suffers a little roll together other beds:Home is comfortable Walk to town centerI would suggest that the owners put in air con or good fans as very hot and uncomfortable upstairs Out side furniture could be a little more comfortablegood Boat parking was a little difficult window in single bedroom doesn't close which was an issue in the big windsPlenty of room for our party of 5 to spread outQuiet clean fantastic viewsThe vacation rental was very cleanThe vacation rental was very cleanThe vacation rental was very cleanThe vacation rental was very clean
Host:well Garage was nice to have on rainy daysWe had only a minor problem and the response was immediate Suggestion would be to add instructions for how to operate stovetop and oven (had very detailed info on all other items)I was more than happy with the locationI was more than happy with the locationI was more than happy with the locationRead more reviews5 minutes from downtown Queenstowna plus Goodstays app workedIt was just a short drive from the downtown area of QueenstownOverall a good quality property in a great locationIt was a fantastic location and a perfect house for us and our kids Close enough to Queenstown to be able to walk but far enough away to be out of the busyness and great easy access to the loca...
Whether you are looking for a yoga retreat or amazing ski fields such as Coronet and Remarkables - which are both a 30-minute drive away - this cozy accommodation is the right option for you. The complex is made up of three bedrooms, a shared bathroom, and a kitchen that is fully equipped with basic amenities. But if you’re not in the mood to cook, then rest assured that there’s a wide range of dining options in the area. And of course, you can’t miss the chance to taste the local wine that is very popular in the region.
Hillside Holiday Home with Lake and Mountain views
Top guest reviewsHas everything and more that you needIt was a little difficult to regulate the heating with the open fire upstairs in the living space and bedrooms downstairsTerri has thought of everythingWe loved the view and the house is well equipped with everything you needVery clean and well equipped with special little extras around the place to make you feel welcomeIt was clean and well equippedAmazing place stunning views and very tidy propertyhad everything we needed and the views were soooooooo amazing
Host:The hosts are friendly and provide good communicationThe only drawback especially for our teenagers was not having wifiWell equipped warm and the most stunning viewCourteous Responsive owner provided well equipped home for family of four over the holidayHaving no wifi also didn't really bother usRead more reviewsLovely views and great location to access both Queenstown and Frankton plus surrounding areasGreat location to get in and out of Queenstown quicklyThe neighbours were lovely and friendlyHad a great time in Queenstown and Otago valleyand we enjoyed watching planes take off from the airport
This stucco house is composed of two large bedrooms, a shared bathroom, and a large kitchen - perfect for five people planning their vacation. Recently reimagined and renovated, this family-friendly accommodation features a minimalist design. Its interior is very spacious and filled with natural light. The best place to hang out is certainly the balcony that offers an incredible view of the lake and the mountains. This is also an ideal place to have breakfast together.
Mountain Views | Charming and convenient | Close to downtown
Top guest reviewsthe boys had room to run up and down the 2 flights of stairsThe toilet was modern and massiveThe hike up to the place is toughApartment very well equipped and comfortableThe overall quality of the furnishings could be improved for the price per nightThe place was very clean & warmThe vacation rental was very cleanThe apartment was clean and tidy as were the bedding and towelsI was very dissatisfied with the condition of the vacation rentalApart from that the house was clean Extra pillows are provided
Host:We had good communication with GoodstaysI was more than happy with the locationI was more than happy with the locationI was more than happy with the locationI was more than happy with the locationRead more reviewsNo duvet cover either just sheets wrapped around a thin blanketThe apartment is located about 5 minutes walk from downtown Queenstown10minute walk (downhill) into townbit of a steep walk if you are not fitA 10 min walk to the gondola
This decadent chalet exudes a rustic-chic charm in a glorious alpine setting. Reserved for discerning guests, every little corner of the accommodation is beautifully designed - from its vibrant interior to its wooden ceilings and rustic furniture. And even better are the panoramic views of Lake Wakatipu and the rugged mountains that can be enjoyed from the bedroom and the living room. There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms, as well as a large kitchen complete with necessary amenities. Other facilities include Wi-Fi, fireplace, electric blankets, and a wood stove.
Maxwell Place | Panoramic Mountain and lake views
Top guest reviewsthe house provided two queen size beds with each room having its own bathroomThe house was cosy and cabin like very comfortableThere was plenty of room for us to spread-out over the 3 floors andVery modern and comfy stay with every possibleThe beds were very comfortableIt was clean and tidyThe vacation rental was very cleanThe vacation rental was very cleanThe vacation rental was very cleanI was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
Host:I was more than happy with the locationI was more than happy with the locationI was more than happy with the locationI was more than happy with the locationmade our stay most enjoyableRead more reviewsThe instructions to get in and check out were very easyThe views were magnificent and only a short walk from the city centre where we found many lovely restaurant's The property was as advertised clean and relaxingI found the constant messages on the Homestays app intrusiveHouse was Fantastic and in Good Location with Inspiring View of Panoramic Skyline of Queenstown hills and surroundingI recommend this vacation rental Reviewer Comments:Brilliant house with plenty of space good location and great views
From the plush living room and the sleek dining room to the gorgeous bedrooms, this luxurious accommodation beckons the most discerning guests to unwind and enjoy a wonderful holiday in Queenstown. Comfortable, luxurious, and chic are words that can describe this complex that overlooks a stunning landscape view of this alpine region. Those who prefer to cook a good dinner can use the well-equipped kitchen that comes with an oven, a microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, and other facilities.
Expansive home in the Heart of Queenstown with Stunning Views.
Top guest reviewsGreaat views staight down into the towngreat kitchen mud roomThe property has everything you need with bedrooms well separated to each other all with own amenitiesEveryone had their own space and there was plenty of roomthe kitchen was great and had everything we needed AND THE VIEW WOWThe house was clean and comfortable
Host:The owner is helpful and accommodating I would definitely book again2x laundry's very friendly and helpful property managerThis made for some great relaxing eating and drinking at home while enjoying the fire place and the viewsGreat excersize comming up that hillWe loved it good for a big groupRead more reviewsThe house is in a great location with a lovely view of QueenstownThe location is perfect - a short walk to town 2 minute drive to the grocery store 20 minutes toHill is a little steep but good exerciseWe loved the city of Queenstown and we loved being at the houseBoth this property and Reid and Linda were great Our group consisted of 2 young families 9 in total
Contemporary and minimalist, this townhouse is nestled in Penrich Court - an ideal place to enjoy nature and outdoor adventures. This cozy accommodation no doubt provides a perfect retreat after a long, tiring day enjoying nearby activities. Food lovers will find a range of restaurants and cafes that have gained lots of recognition due to positive reviews from locals and previous visitors. Amenities include two bedrooms and two bathrooms, a private garage, a ski cupboard, Wi-Fi connection, heated towel rails, and modern home appliances.
Prime downtown location | No car required | Perfect for 2 couples
Top guest reviewsThe accommodation was very modern and spacious with great outdoor living spacesbut we felt the need to take photos of everything on day 1 of the rental in order to avoid potential chargesmaking it very accessible for all age groupsTwo balconies one upstairs and one down were also niceIt had every type of appliance needed with basic supplies (washing powderThe vacation rental was very cleanThe vacation rental was very cleanTwo full bathrooms and a powder room which was greatI was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rentalI was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
Host:I was very happy with the locationI was very happy with the locationI was very happy with the locationI was very happy with the locationI was very happy with the locationRead more reviewsThe location is within walking distance to the city centreBe warned at present there is no where to store luggage in Queenstown for winterI recommend this vacation rental Reviewer Comments:The house was perfectly located in Queenstowncosy lovely balconies top and bottom floor Easy street access via walking bridge corner shop close by for milk and bread excellent amenities and cooking appliancesAlso needs sky sports channels Apart from that a great spot
Queenstown - the adventure capital of New Zealand
From ziplining and water rafting to helicopter rides, Queenstown is an adventurer’s paradise. If you’re heading to this stunning resort town, you’ll be happy to know that it offers a wide range of accommodation. Consider our recommendations for the best Stayz in Queenstown.
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