Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa

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Why we like it

  • An award winning luxury hotel
  • A refined 5-star experience in the heart of the city just steps from the beauty of Lake Wakatipu
  • Elegantly appointed rooms and suites
  • Left Bank Café offers a traditional French bistro dining experience
  • LeSpa exceeds expectations with exceptional beauty treatments and relaxing massages
  • Where else can you enjoy wineries, ski fields and golf courses from the same location

A&K Top Tip

Relax in the stylish Nue Lounge with a martini and meander through the many books on offer in the library.

Guest Testimonial

First experience with A&K. Intended to ask various travel companies for quotes but Vicky (Hamlin) was so good with her suggestions that we did not seek alternative quotations the suggested itinerary was excellent and helped us decide on a balanced and interesting holiday.

- GD, Windermere



Sofitel Queenstown is located in downtown Queenstown. Host to 82 beautifully appointed rooms and suites featuring 'MyBed', plasma TV, CD/DVD, espresso machine, minibar, high-speed broadband, wireless LAN and air-conditioning. Double spa baths with LCD TV, shower, heated floor, bathrobes, slippers and amenities by Roger & Gallet. Sofitel offers 24-hour room service, with a daily changing breakfast menu, concierge service with valet car parking, ski drying and storage, fitness centre and LeSpa at Sofitel. Sofitel Queenstown has an enviable location with first class service making this hotel an excellent choice for all.


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Best time to be there

Summer on the north island (December to February) is ideal for outdoor pursuits with mild temperatures and hours of sunshine. Venture to the numerous ski slopes and warm up close to a crackling fire during the winter months in June to August.

Fly to

Auckland (Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, daily)

flying time

26 hours, one stop

time difference

GMT +12 hours

Visas

Not required for UK passport holders

Health Requirements

Yellow Fever certificate if arriving from an endemic area

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