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Queenstown Country Lodge

5.0 of 5 497 Frankton Ladies Mile Highway, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

On our first visit to New Zealand, this was one of the places that really impressed us. The room we had was comfortable and clean and the dinner provided by Amanda excellent. Above and beyond that what really stood out was the friendly atmosphere. It was just as if we were part of the family and we really enjoyed long... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to this lovely lodge.Amanda and John really look after you and make the stay so pleasurable.The food Amanda prepares and cooks is divine.This place is so worth a trip....the peonies are out at the moment and add something special to the grounds.Thank you we will be back(wine tasting sessions very good too thanks John)

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Oakville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful three nights with John and Amanda at the end of our tour of New Zealand. We have become friends and and I am so disappointed that we live so far apart that we cannot spend more time together. Our room was carefully equipped with all the necessities and comforts desired. We had wonderful views of the fields and... More 

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lodge is an excellent place from which to explore both Queenstown and the beautiful surrounding countryside. The lodge is so comfortable - we had a day of rain and happily spent it watching a movie in the TV area. Breakfast was excellent and the wine tasting and canapes were also very good. One of the highlights of the trip... More 

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JohnCushen, Owner at Queenstown Country Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to post a comment on Trip Advisor and also a special thanks to all those others who have done the same. We really appreciate this support and also it is great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Do keep in touch and you can follow the happenings at the Lodge on... More 

Einsiedeln, Switzerland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We stayed at the Queenstown Country Lodge for 4 nights on the last leg of our driving holiday around the South Island. What can I say....Amanda and John are the perfect hosts meeting our every need and making us feel very much like family. The accommodation was perfect, big size bedroom and bathroom with a majestic view to the mountains,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

John and Amanda are the most open, fun loving and thoughtful people we met on our October trip to New Zealand. In ten minutes you think you've been life long friends. Their home is warm, very spacious and inviting. Our room was more than ample and we looked out over the fields behind the house...lots of sheep. Amanda's breakfasts were... More 

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Birmingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

Lovely place sitting a bit out of the main town. Quite hard to find behind large hedges. No obvious signs until inside the drive. Modern open plan house with very welcoming hosts. Lovely rooms and hosts work hard to provide amenities. Some Rooms do lack power outlets and given modern needs for multiple devices to be charged there is a... More 

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JohnCushen, Manager at Queenstown Country Lodge, responded to this review

Hi and thanks for your posting. We appreciate all feedback as it brings to our attention points we may otherwise not be aware of. Any “areas to be looked at” based on the 74 posting on Trip Advisor and the 200 + customer survey forms received from guests staying at our Lodge are logged and yes, a few of our... More 

Glendale, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We couldn't have been happier with our stay at this lovely lodge. Our hosts, John and Amanda, were fascinating conversationalists and introduced us to many delicious local wines. We chose to have dinner at the lodge and discovered that everything we had heard about Amanda's gourmet cooking was true. Our room was elegant and included two comfortable reading chairs and... More 

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auckland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We very much enjoyed our stay here. The accommodation was extremely comfortable and spacious with a nice view over the fields at the back of the property. We stayed in the Merino room. A great breakfast overlooking the garden. We particularly enjoyed the canapés and wine tasting each night. One night it was very clear with no clouds and John... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

In January my wife and I had a long planned trip to New Zealand staying exclusively in B&B's and lodges selected by a professional agency out of Seattle. We stayed in some amazing places throughout the country - and our favorite was the Queenstown Country Lodge. This was a beautiful property located midway between Queenstown and the charming, and much... More 

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JohnCushen, Owner at Queenstown Country Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Peter, Thanks so much for your lovely comments. We do appreciate you making the effort to post how you found staying with us at the Lodge. This may help others who are looking for a "different" style of accommodation in the Queenstown area. Hope all is well in Vermont. To the others who have recently posted comments on Queenstown... More 

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Address: 497 Frankton Ladies Mile Highway, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Queenstown Country Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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