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BreakFree The Waterfront

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109 Beach Street, Queenstown, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wollongong, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just spent 11 nights at The Waterfront. We only had 3 fine days during our stay, but this was not a problem due to the excellent location. We could walk to the shops and restaurants without getting drenched, and even when it was bucketing down, we could sit snug and warm and watch all the activity, and in... More 

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perth west australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our apartment was well decked out and boasted spectacular views. It was extremely handy to the local shops and nightlife. Carpet could have been cleaner but overall it wasn't too bad. Directly across the road from the jetty with ferries, jet boat rides etc. Also provides handy parking.

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Jiri L, Front Office Manager at BreakFree The Waterfront, responded to this review

Dear Wren56, Thank you for your great review. I am pleased that you enjoyed the premises and Queenstown. I look forward to welcoming you back. Regards Jiri L. More 

Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

4 nights during easter hols with 2 kids (11 and 13). Apartment was spacious, clean and warm, plenty of heaters. No aircon so unsure how it would be in summer. Bedrooms have no external windows, only windows of the lower apartments are the big ones looking across the lake. These are in the living area. Parking a bit tight, but... More 

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Jiri L, Front Office Manager at BreakFree The Waterfront, responded to this review

Kia Ora, Thank you for your comments. I am pleased your stay was enjoyable enough despite a few minor hiccups with parking and a missing aircon etc. We would love to welcome you back. Regards Jiri L. More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Checked in for a 5 night stay, 2 bedroom apartment with bathroom and ensuite. Rooms were clean and tidy, plenty of space to relax after a full day with full kitchen available to use. Whilst the week stayed below 10 degree the apartments hearing was fantastic and did not disappoint. Very happy with stay and would recommend. Located on Beach... More 

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Jiri L, Front Office Manager at BreakFree The Waterfront, responded to this review

Dear Hannah, Thank you for your review. I appreciate you taking the time to write such a positive review. The views and location are amazing and the apartment well appointed as you have stated. We would love to have you back. Regards Jiri L. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Two Bedroom apartment with 2 bathrooms - GREAT. Very clean, comfortable, roomy, kitchen well equipped. Very good value for money. Location could not be better. It was close to everything without being noisy. We were able to check in early, limited undercover parking which took a little manoeuvring to get into particularly with a 4WD otherwise there out-front parking. We... More 

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Jiri L, Front Office Manager at BreakFree The Waterfront, responded to this review

Kia ora, Thank you for taking your time to reviewing your stay at The Waterfront. I happy to hear we helped you to make your holiday a memorable one and I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Jiri L More 

Perth, Australia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
24 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We three girlfriends shared for four nights and loved it. Place was clean and very comfortable. The living area and kitchen was extremely spacious. We had two bedrooms; a large master with ensuite with also a very small 2nd bedroom and a second bathroom. The 2 bathrooms were the plus!! The location was sensational, just across from the Steamer Wharf... More 

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Jiri L, Front Office Manager at BreakFree The Waterfront, responded to this review

Kia ora, Thank you for your great review. I am glad to hear your stay with us was comfortable and enjoyable and I hope to welcoming you back in the future. KInd regards Jiri L. More 

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Stayed here in March 2015. My wife and I shared a two bedroom, two bath unit with our brother-in-law. The unit was fantastic, with full kitchen, large lounge area with flat screen TV, rooms were great, showers best in class! We did not drive, but I think there is free underground parking for guests. The location is great.....walk to everything,... More 

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Jiri L, Front Office Manager at BreakFree The Waterfront, responded to this review

Kia ora, Thank you for you positive review. I am please that you enjoyed your time at Breakfree The Waterfront. We too would love to see you back. Regards Jiri L. More 

Devon, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We would most certainly recommend this great apartment and if we come back to Queenstown we would want to stay here again. Lovely apartment right in the centre of town with lakeside views. Very nice people lookinf after the apartments too. Thanks for a really enjoyable stay in such a beautiful place.

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Jiri L, Front Office Manager at BreakFree The Waterfront, responded to this review

Deear Colinmj, Thank your for your recent comments regarding your stay at Breakfree The waterfront. We value the feedback that we receive. I am pleased that your stay with us was an enjoyable and comfortable one. I will pass on your kind comments to our team and hope to welcoming you back in near future. Kind regards Jiri L More 

Cork, Ireland
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73 reviews 73 reviews
24 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here in January 2015, we enjoyed our stay and the apartments had everything we needed. The location was perfect and the apartments clean, quiet and comfortable. Beds were comfortable and the kitchen well stocked.The location is key here as the centre of town is within 5 minutes walk with an incredible view of the lake and mountains.

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Jiri L, Front Office Manager at BreakFree The Waterfront, responded to this review

Kia ora, Thanks for sharing your feedback, I was pleased to read your room and the stunning views and our location were to your satisfaction and we helped to make your holiday a memorable one. Kind regards Jiri L More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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103 reviews 103 reviews
14 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Ideally placed right on the waterfront by steamer pier; clean, comfortable and ideal for a family stay; we were a couple in one of the "penthouse" rooms for 2 and very happy. plenty of room; a splendid terrace overlooking the lake and really no down side. Not a luxury place but not spartan either; we'd go again. A previous guest... More 

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Jiri L, Front Office Manager at BreakFree The Waterfront, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for taking your time to review your stay with us at Breakfree The Waterfront. I am happy your stay with us was comfortable and enjoyable. I apologize for the missing toaster. We had to take toasters out of both our studio units as it was causing too many false fire alarms which involves evacuating the whole... More 

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