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Steamer Wharf

1st Floor 88 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3 442 9879
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Ranked #8 of 17 Shopping in Queenstown
Type: Casinos, Shops, Other, Shopping
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Type: Casinos, Shops, Other, Shopping

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Kennewick, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

If you in Queenstown you have to take this cruise on an authentic steam powered boat. This truly is a unique experience, the boat is beautiful inside and out, the cruise is very scenic, refreshments and light snacks are served. They even had an old fashioned piano sing a long whilst we cruised. You can watch the engines working, the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Its where you take the various cruises on lake wakatipu. Its next to the crowne plaza hotel and it houses a variety of restaurants and the real journeys tours visitor centre. Good place to go if you not sure of qhat to.have for dinner, as there.are two pubs, an italian restaurant, a vietnamese as.well as the ice bar.

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New Zealand
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115 reviews 115 reviews
53 attraction reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

I just love walking along the steamer wharf. Heck, everyone loves walking the steamer wharf. It's the place to promenade. Happy tourists abound. On a summer Saturday morning there are lots of arts and crafts stalls. The views from the wharf are spectacular and all the water activities are great to watch - speed boats, para-sailing, swimming, trout-feeding (at end... More 

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

Restaurants, bars, cafes, a casino, an ice bar, and the legendary Ermersons Bookbinder beer on tap. The steamer wharf hosts the 100 year old coal fired steam ship, the TSS Earnslaw, which lends a magical grace to this special iconic New Zealand landmark.

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Darwin, Australia
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122 reviews 122 reviews
44 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

Well worth the visit, good value with regards to drinks etc, lot of fun, awesome staff, thanks Matt , enjoyed the stories - would be a great venue for a bucks, hens night....

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Brisbane, Australia
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259 reviews 259 reviews
80 attraction reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

But not too much here. Minus five ice bar is prob the best shop then the pub is worth a visit too.

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Brisbane, Australia
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182 attraction reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012 via mobile

An enjoyable walk along the wharf. Take your time to make up your mind where to eat and drink as there are plenty of establishments to choose from. The steamship is worth the walk.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2012

Relaxing area to have a drink or a bite to eat or just enjoy the bay and chill out by yourself or with the family

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Ostersund, Sweden
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56 reviews 56 reviews
16 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

Right down by the water in Queenstown, great pubs and even better nightlife. How can anything go wrong in that location. Since it's a little bit out of the center you get a relaxed atmospehere but still all the action

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Melbourne, Australia
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164 reviews 164 reviews
83 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2011 via mobile

Steamer Wharf is where the Earnslaw docks and departs and is home to a casino and Minus 5 ice bar. It is well set out and looks good.

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