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Address: 1st Floor 88 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3 442 9879
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Lovely warf area

This is lovely and clean and has a great range of bars and eateries. There are Street players and normally a small market with local producers of fancy goods. Great to have a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 15, 2015
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Braughing, Ware United Kingdom
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Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Steamer Wharf is soo beautifully done up.I love that style of buildings and it was great everyday sitting there and watching the myriad of people go by. The restaurants there are great and a great place to eat and watch world go by

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Walk around and take in the ambience. There will be buskers, boats coming and going, pubs in full flight, a casino, good quality restaurants, and people, people, and more people. There are ducks being fed, people listening to the buskers, including one man with a piano on wheels (now that is different), huge bubbles being made and released and restaurant... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

The steamer is cool. The problem is that during peak season (we were there during Chinese New Year) the operator is so greedy that we were all packed on like sardines. No place to sit. The only bad experience we had in Queenstown.

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Braughing, Ware United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

This is lovely and clean and has a great range of bars and eateries. There are Street players and normally a small market with local producers of fancy goods. Great to have a drink and gaze at the lake.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Walking along the wharf is a delight to all the senses. Watching the Earnslaw is nostalgic and such a fabulous sight. Alongside are the more modern ships. The cafes with all their different menus; people chatting and street entertainment, and of course feeding the ducks. There is something for everyone here!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

The Wharf around the lakeside provides an extensive selection of restaurants, bars, and various shopping outlets. This is also where you will find the majority of visitors and street sellers for souvenirs. While just around the corner there is access to the lakeside itself, giving visitors and residents access to a good picnic area.

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

It is true that a lot of things begin at the Steamer Warf. The Earnshaw sails from here. But there is always so much action and color around the Warf, it is just a good spot for taking in the passage of tourist humanity enjoying the day

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Auckland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Love how they have done up the wharf at Queenstown. It was a lovely place to stop for a drink and we liked it so much we went back for coffee the next morning

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Fareham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We took a boat trip from here on board the Steam Ship Earnshaw, it was a great trip though it was a cold windy day. We got off at the farm where you can have a BBQ or afternoon tea. I recommend the BBQ. We saw Sheep shearing and the sheep dogs working demo. All in all its a really... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

You must visit this wharf, a great place to sit and watch the world go by. Lots of places to eat and drink, and the advantage of seeing the 'Earnslaw' a wonderful steam powered ship, you may even witness the coal being loaded!

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