The Rees Hotel

Located 2.5 kilometres outside of beautiful Queenstown, The Rees Hotel is perfectly positioned right on the shores of Lake Wakatipu.

A sophisticated luxury hotel, The Rees offers a selection of spacious accommodation options, including 60 hotel rooms, 90 apartments and 5 private, 3-bedroom Lakeside Residences. All rooms feature terraces and have spectacular views across Lake Wakatipu. With a variety of self-catered one, two and three-bedroom apartments there is plenty of choice available, ideal for small and medium group sizes.

The main building features the award-winning restaurant – True South Dining Room – that epitomises fine dining. Serving dishes using local produce, mainly from Central Otago, chefs create mouth-watering menus. Guests dine in style, with sensational views out over the lake, whilst an extensive wine cellar boasts wine from around the world including vintages from both France and Italy. For lighter meals or tasty afternoon snack guests can relax in The Bordeau Lounge Bar, that also serves wines from the aforementioned cellar along with tea and coffee.

Facilities at the Rees are extensive and the dedicated 24-hour concierge service can help guests with any questions they may have. There are luggage storage facilities and a free shuttle service available whilst child services, room service and dry cleaning are all offered. If not out exploring Queenstown, guests can enjoy the fitness centre or get an afternoon massage or relax in the library.

Renowned as The Adventure Capital of the World, Queenstown offers a wealth of experiences for everybody. There are over 200 adventure travel activities such as mountain biking, jet boating, bungy jumping and skydiving.

  • A sensational lakeside Queenstown hotel
  • One, two and three-bedroom apartments
  • Dining room with breathtaking views
  • The Bordeau Lounge Bar
  • Spacious terrace
  • Shuttle service
  • Fitness Centre
  • Library
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • A jaw-dropping setting on the shores of Lake Wakatipu
  • Sophisticated one, two and three-bedroom apartments
  • Dining room with breathtaking views
  • Award-winning True South Dining Room
  • The Bordeau Lounge Room
  • Over 200 adventure travel activities
  • Proximity to popular ski fields, cycling trails and vineyards
  • Gateway to magnificent Milford Sound
  • Beautiful nearby golf courses

Airlines including Qantas, Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia offer direct flights to Queenstown from a number of major Australian cities including Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. If arriving domestically, Air New Zealand operate inter-city flights from many of the country’s other major hot spots. The Rees Hotel is located just 5km from Queenstown Airport. The hotel operates a shuttle service (extra cost) whilst car hire and taxis are available at the airport.

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