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Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel & Spa

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   146 Arthur's Point Road | Arthur's Point, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely place, staff were friendly, very inviting fireplaces to sit and relax, food was delicious, we had dinner on 2 of our 3 nights stay. Lounge and dining areas have a homely feel with very attentive bar and restaurant staff and a spectacular view .The spa area pool,hot tub,sauna & steam room was very inviting after a day on the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Overall this is a really nice, independent hotel with much to recommend it. The staff are helpful, warm and friendly and there are many little touches which put it above the homogenous and often impersonal chains. Free wifi, a large selection of DVDs to be taken up to the room (or the "cinema" for a private viewing with complimentary popcorn)... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's rare you find staff super enthused personally for the facilities and rooms on offer. We were greeted by the bubbly Hanna who took us on a personal tour of the hotel before walking us to our rooms. We instantly became friends and she really helped make our time in Queenstown absolutely wonderful! Our room was a great size and... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I stayed here for the weekend. We booked the Superior River View Suite and upon arrival we were greeted by a lovely lady at reception who showed us around the hotel amenities and then took us to our room - something a lot of hotels wouldn't bother doing so that was a really personal touch. We were... More

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Andrew D, General Manager at Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear 89pilot_14, Thank you for choosing to stay at Distinction Queenstown and for taking the time to write a review. Overall its great that you had a good stay. I am very disappointed to read about issues in your room. My team try very hard to create a great experience for our guests and your honest feedback helps us to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel staff were very friendly and accomadating. The style of furniture is "old world charm" but very homey and comfortable and warm. Just a 15 min drive to Coronet ski fields which is great and bus stop right out the front

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Andrew D, General Manager at Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Hi Doingitalll, Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Its great to hear you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for your kind comments about the team. Kind Regards More

Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After staying at this hotel for 5 nights, I must say we left feeling rather underwhelmed. The hotel is in much need of a touch up (or two) in regards to furnitures and fixtures - for example; - Bed is unusually short in length (I am only average in height but found my feet off the edge of the bed)... More

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Andrew D, General Manager at Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Hi bnyla, Thank you for taking the time to write a detailed review. Its disappointing to read we did not meet your expectations and I am sorry for this. The issues you raised in housekeeping have been discussed with the housekeeping team. Its good to hear that you liked our location and reception team. Kind Regards More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice place but could do with a refurbishment. The location wasn't brilliant because it was a 5 minute drive to the center. But you do get a superb view of the shot over river but as I said it dose need a bit of modernising.

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Andrew D, General Manager at Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Hi 55Matt, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I do agreed that Distinction Nugget Point is Unique. Thank you for your feedback. I am pleased to hear you loved the view. Kind Regards More

Christchurch, New Zealand
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was everything we had hoped for. Slightly out of town for a more quiet trip but only a five minute drive into town. Close to heaps of good walks and attractions like Coronet Peak and Lake Hayes. We booked the cinema on the first night which is a funky little room that has five leather lounge suites! We... More

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Andrew D, General Manager at Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Hi themightyquinn2014, Thanks for taking the time to write this review. I am very pleased to hear you had a great stay. Thanks for your kind comments about the team. Kind Regards More

Christchurch, New Zealand
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51 reviews 51 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

arriving at the hotel we were checked in as fast as reception could manage (there were 3 or 4 other couples, felt a bit sorry for the receptionist being on her own lol! we were shown all the amenities and explained all the facilities theres a well equipped gym, squash court, tennis court, sauna, steam room, pool, jacuzzi and even... More

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Andrew D, General Manager at Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Hi a_little_asian, Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Myself and the team are very happy you enjoyed your stay. We had a planned fire drill during your stay which we do every 6 months. We set these at 12:30 so to try not to disturb guests! Thanks for your kind comments about the view and the team.... More

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48 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We had a couple of nights here and it wasn't too bad, but if they want to promote it as a better class of hotel ( 41/2 star ?) it really needs a spruce up, its getting pretty dated. Staff were nice, quite helpful, breakfast was ok, we had dinner on one night and that was ok as well. The... More

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Andrew D, General Manager at Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Hi Barossabazz, Thank you for choosing to stay at Distinction Queenstown and for taking the time to write a review. I am sorry we did not meet your expectations of a 4.5 star hotel. Nugget Point is an older style hotel which many guests love. We have a full service restaurant offering room service, onsite spa suite with beauty services... More

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Address: 146 Arthur's Point Road | Arthur's Point, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel & Spa 4.5*
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Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel And Spa
Distinction Queenstown, Nugget Point Boutique Hotel Queenstown
Nugget Point Boutique Resort
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Distinction Queenstown Nugget Point Boutique Hotel & Spa is located just 8 minutes from central Queenstown and 8 minutes from Coronet Peak Ski field. This intimate, boutique hotel offers stunning views of the Shotover River and mountain ranges beyond, providing a private location, perfect for a getaway.All rooms are 5-star, luxurious suites, with their own balcony or patio boasting river, alpine or garden views. Guest amenities include: on-site evening dining at Birches Restaurant- fine food and stunning panoramic views, relaxation at the Shotover Lounge Bar with open fireplaces, guest library, and balcony, and breakfast every morning in the breakfast restaurant overlooking the hotel's gardens.The Spa at Nugget Point offers massage and beauty treatments, private treatment rooms to make the most of the stunning location, and a luxurious spa suite with plunge pools, spa bath, rain showers, sauna, steam room and more.Distinction Queenstown is fully New Zealand owned and operated! ... more   less 
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