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Highview Apartments

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2016

The apartment was exceptionally clean and well equipt to high standard. The view was fabulous with wide opening balcony overlooking the lake and harbour. The only negative was the climb up from the town, but it was worth it for the view. Parking was right outside apartment and staff were very welcoming at check in and helpful with tour bookings...

Thank LITH2016
San Francisco
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Queenstown fills up quickly and only higher-end places were available - Highview was very nice, upscale and modern, quiet and very comfortable with excellent bedding... but be aware it's a solid 15-minute walk (with one steep uphill block) from all the restaurants and buzz. Note the cheaper studios (still pricey) face directly into the parking lot.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We have been travelling across NZ for 2 months and unfortunately this ranks as one of our most disappointing accommodations and the most expensive. We found accommodation generally in Queenstown to be very expensive. Ironically, there is tons of it but either very budget or high end luxury. There does not seem to be much aimed at the middle market...

Thank MrsBWooster
ZQNtraveller, General Manager at Highview Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for the positive aspects you raised. We do apologize for the area that let the room down, (dusty headboard and missing plug), we aim to treat all guests in a courteous, welcoming and respectful manner no matter how busy it is. Due to the Easter weekend we weren’t able to relocate you but appreciate...

Reviewed 27 March 2016

This was one of the few apartments we stayed in during our 21-day trip to New Zealand, and we enjoyed our stay there. The apartment we had had a wonderful view of the lake, plus a small but cozy veranda. The apartment itself was furnished in a "Scandinavian" sort of way -- square, angular furniture. The bathroom had a heated...

Thank BigG-28
Reviewed 26 March 2016

It did take a couple of days of low cloud before we could enjoy the lake view but the apartment had everything we could need and was as luxurious as we had hoped. It IS a healthy walk to the town but perfectly manageable. You will need a taxi if you have more than hand baggage and are not hiring...

Thank sonoscozzese
Reviewed 25 March 2016

I stayed here recently with a group of girlfriends before and after walking the Milford track. We were able to store our suitcases here whilst our on the track. These are serviced apartments and it is not a hotel so the office is only open during business hours. I stayed in different rooms in the same apartment which are either...

Thank PatienceSydney
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Really lovely! Close to The city and a really Good apartment/hotel. The beds and The bathroom were amazing. We really enjoyed ourselves. Parking lots was there plenty off and the staff was really helpful and friendly. Ask the staff and they will help you with tours and other things to do in the beautiful Queenstown.

Thank Filip N
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Beautiful location, with stunning lake views and over the Remarkables. Well equipped apartments, clean and good check in and out service. Fifteen minute walk up steep hill from the town, which might not be good for some. Paintwork in the apartments looking very tired.

Thank 699meredith
ZQNtraveller, General Manager at Highview Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we hope you enjoyed your stay in Queenstown as much as we do residing here, it is always great to have feedback like your so we can pass it on to the individual owners and keep our maintenance in check. Hope to see you back at Highview Apartments again.

Wales, UK
Reviewed 13 March 2016

We flew in to Queenstown from the UK after an extended series of flights and needed a place to recover before beginning our 6 week adventure 'down under'. We could not have chosen better. We picked up our hire car at the airport and drove straight to the apartment. We had taken trouble to make sure the view really was...

Thank RiccardoWales
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Beautiful location. Views to die for. Sitting on your balcony overlooking the lake was a pure pleasure. Facilities were good and very clean and the staff excellent and helpful. A gentle ten minute stroll to all the shops and restaurants on the harbour side though a little longer coming back up the hill. Heh we're in our late sixties and...

Thank David B

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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury One & Two Bedroom Apartments overlooking Lake Wakatipu, from Queenstown Bay across the Remarkables to Walter and Cecil Peaks, watch the TSS Earnslaw steam her way across your view. A short walk from the CBD, Cafes, Restaurants and many of the local activities (or collection points) but away from the busy roads and noise. Self contained to allow that home away from home feel. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highview Apartments

Address: 66 - 70 Thompson Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand (Formerly Clarion Suites Highview Apartments)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: RM641 - RM1,400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Highview Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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“Choose an apartment with a view over the lake - stunning.”
  • View over Lake Waikatipu
461chrissie, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“We had a lakeside top floor, no issues.”
SueandMick1423, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room facing Lake Wakatipu”
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