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Queenstown, New Zealand
17 Sep — 18 Sep2
Queenstown, New Zealand
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Queenstown hotels

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Low season

OctoberCheapest month to stay with an average 22% drop in price.

High season

MarchMost expensive month to stay with an average 32% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$161Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$143Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

Best Queenstown hotels

Most recommended Queenstown hotels

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Mercure Queenstown Resort - Queenstown - Outdoor view
Mercure Queenstown Resort
8 Excellent
Fernhill$113+
$113+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
Copthorne Hotel & Apartments Queenstown Lakeview - Queenstown - Outdoor view
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Heritage Queenstown - Queenstown - Bedroom
Heritage Queenstown - Queenstown - Bedroom
Heritage Queenstown
8.6 Excellent
$151+
$151+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Kamana Lakehouse - Queenstown
Kamana Lakehouse - Queenstown
Kamana Lakehouse
9.1 Excellent
Fernhill$178+
$178+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
QT Queenstown - Queenstown - Living room
QT Queenstown - Queenstown - Living room
QT Queenstown
9.1 Excellent
$189+
$189+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pinewood Lodge - Queenstown
Pinewood Lodge - Queenstown
Pinewood Lodge
7.6 Good
$42+
$42+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Spa

Queenstown hotels near Kiwi and Birdlife Park

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How much is a Queenstown hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

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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 October and July.
  • 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 Saturday. The opposite is true for, Wednesday, 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 $818.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Queenstown for 4 days.
  • Hoping to do some skiing or sledding during your trip to Queenstown? Consider staying at a hotel near Coronet Peak, a ski-field that has a variety of different trails, restaurants, rental gear stations and shops. The Swiss-Belresort is only a 10-minute drive from the ski area and is placed directly at the base of the mountain.
  • If you enjoy adrenaline-pumping activities, make sure to pick a hotel near the Shotover Canyon Swing & Canyon Fox, such as the affordable YHA Queenstown Central Backpackers hostel, located just a 5-minute walk away. This attraction offers zip lining and a free fall ride, making it a fun choice for those who like to be kept on their toes.
  • To see a particularly scenic side of Queenstown, book a hotel within easy driving distance of the Skyline, such as the 4-star Dairy Private Luxury Hotel located just a 4-minute drive away. The Skyline has a gondola and a restaurant that offers panoramic views of the city, making it a popular area for guests to take photos.
  • For travellers who would like to do some gambling during their trip to Queenstown, select a hotel next to Skycity, which is a casino that offers slot machines, card games and live entertainment. The Nomads Queenstown Hostel is a budget-friendly choice that is only a 3-minute walk from Skycity and offers both shared and private rooms.
  • If you are travelling to Queenstown with your family, choose a hotel near the Odyssey Sensory Maze, such as the Lofts Apartments located only a 2-minute walk away. This kid-friendly maze features a variety of physical obstacles, as well as activities that appeal to the different senses.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Queenstown

  • Hotels are safe environments for travellers 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.

  • KAYAK users like staying at Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa when looking for a hotel in close proximity to Coronet Peak Ski Area.

  • The average price of a double room in Queenstown is $322 per night. In the last 3 days, KAYAK found great deals as cheap as $68 per night.

  • The Rydges Lakeland Resort is a chic choice that is directly across the street from Lake Wakatipu and offers free parking as well as rooms with views of the water. The Sherwood hotel is a standard option that is a 5-minute drive from the Milford Galleries Queenstown museum and offers free parking and Wi-Fi.

  • The DoubleTree by Hilton is a modern hotel that is a 6-minute drive from the Queenstown Airport and has both an indoor and outdoor pool. The Crowne Plaza is a 10-minute walk from the Milford Galleries and has an outdoor pool as well.

  • The Absoloot Value Accommodation is a budget choice that is a 2-minute walk from the Central Art Gallery and a 10-minute walk from the Skyline. The Eichardt's Private Hotel is a luxury 5-star choice that is a 5-minute walk from the gallery and a 3-minute walk from Skycity.

  • If you would like to be located near the waterfront, consider staying in a hotel next to Steamer Wharf. The Base Backpackers Queenstown is a simple hostel that is only a 6-minute walk from Steamer Wharf and a 4-minute walk from a local bus stop.

  • In the last 72 hours, users have found Queenstown hotels for this weekend for as low as $24 per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $24 and 4-star hotels from $31.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, 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 centre

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

Where to stay in Queenstown?

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