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Novotel Queenstown Lakeside

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Corner Earl Street and Marine Parade, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
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Ranked #28 of 61 hotels in Queenstown
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We love this hotel and have stayed here year after year with the children. The kids love the welcome gift, the towel animals made daily by housekeeping, the xbox360 and the nightly kids movie nights/dinner. We love the breakfast, the amazing view (from lake front rooms, worth the extra. Especially the ground floor or top floor rooms) and the proximity... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for 3 nights, located near the lake which can see from our balcony. Room was clean and comfortable bed. Breakfast was ok, full buffet breakfast was a lot to choose from. Very easy to walk in to town. Also have a tour service which you can book a lot of activities. Better to book every activities in advance... More

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Buderim, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good service.Great location,on the lake right in town. No traffic noise. very comfortable beds. the rooms were not overly big but they were well equiped with everything that is needed for a short stay.our room also had a balcony.we would recommend asking for a room with a lake view.

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Picton, New Zealand
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we stayed for 3 nights, located right in town on the lake, this is a prime location to stay nothing is far away. rooms were clean and tidy, serviced everyday. check in was fast and informative, we only ate breakfast at the hotel one morning I thought a little bit expensive but for a full buffet breakfast there was alot... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is very popular for families with children and there was quite a handful of guests when we were there. Kids can spend their time at the games area and entertain themselves with the XBOX while the adults can laze around on the couch nearby. Of cos, the location of the hotel is second to none, it is within... More

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Lake Wales, Florida
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A good location and good service staff. Rooms were nice and clean. Lobby was ac commodating and refreshing. The meals were okay but could have been a bit better. Beautiful lake that one could sit for hours.

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GMNovotelQT, General Manager at Novotel Queenstown Lakeside, responded to this review

Dear Buckeyesandi Thanks for staying with us and giving us your feedback. It appears that in general we met your expectations and looked after you. I acknowledge your comments about your dining experience and would welcome any further comments as you do not mention what meals you ate with us nor any specifics for me to respond to. The Hotel... More

Brisbane, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed here as an Accor Advantage Plus members. Its location is a major plus - just beside the beautiful lake and within walking distance to all the shops and restaurants. As an Accor member, we were given free welcome drinks and free wifi - thank you so much Novotel! This is a very family and kid-friendly hotel which we... More

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GMNovotelQT, General Manager at Novotel Queenstown Lakeside, responded to this review

Dear Janet M Thanks for staying and for your review - great to hear that your family enjoyed their 5 days with us and hopefully we will see you again another time. The door that you describe are in the rooms on the top floors of the 3 wings that we have - generally we get very few negative comments... More

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Address: Corner Earl Street and Marine Parade, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Queenstown Lakeside 4*
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Novotel Queenstown Lakeside Hotel Queenstown
Novotel Gardens Queenstown
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Located in one of the most picturesque settings in the world, Novotel Queenstown Lakeside combines a stunning lakefront and in-town position with contemporary decor and attentive professional service. Just 30 seconds from the cosmopolitan town centre and Queenstown’s iconic activities, Novotel Queenstown Lakeside is the perfect hotel to start your Queenstown experience.The fresh, modern hotel recently underwent a major refurbishment and offers 273 accommodation rooms with spectacular alpine, garden and lake views. Each contemporary styled room features LCD TV, mini bar, 24 hour room service, broadband internet and private balconies. Conveniently located on the mezzanine level, Elements Restaurant serves a full buffet breakfast and an innovative New Zealand influenced a la carte dinner menu featuring an eclectic mix of modern dishes using the best of New Zealand produce. Guests can also choose to relax and re-energise in our ground floor Elements Cafe & Bar which features inspiring artwork by renowned New Zealand artists, comfortable lounge furniture and a double sided schist stone fireplace. ... more   less 
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