The Rees Hotel & Luxury Apartments

Location: Otago & The Southern Alps | New Zealand

Price guide: £££££ Less than £100 per person per night

Surrounded by calm waters and swathes of alpine groves, The Rees Hotel & Luxury Apartments is located right on the edge of Lake Wakatipu, only a short distance from Queenstown’s centre. Revitalise your senses with a hot stone body wrap in your room, before star-gazing at the hotel’s observatory.
Perfect forEveryone.
In the knowTake the lakeside route into town - it’s simply breathtaking.

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  • Family-friendly
  • Food & Wine
  • Luxury Hotel
  • Setting & Views

Hotel Overview


Terraced down the banks of Lake Wakapitu, within walking distance of Queenstown.

Rooms at The Rees Hotel & Luxury Apartments

Choose from 60 hotel rooms and 90 luxuriously appointed one to three bedroom apartments. Rooms feature custom Rees beds, spacious Italian-designed bathrooms with under-floor heating, and large tiled balconies that look out onto Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkable Mountains. Apartments also offer fully equipped kitchens and cosy gas fireplaces.

Food and facilities

Expect delicious dishes that celebrate the region’s finest produce at the hotel’s restaurant, True South Dining Room. You’ll be hard pressed to find a better wine selection than here - try everything from Central Otago’s finest reds to Bordeaux’s best offerings at the hotel’s very own Bordeau Wine Lounge.

Activities at The Rees Hotel & Luxury Apartments

If you’re not cycling around on one of the hotel’s mountain bike fleet or taking off from the private jetty, take a night-time trip to the observatory or borrow a book from the library’s rare book collection.

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