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Central Ridge Boutique Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4 Sydney Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand (Formerly Mountvista Boutique Hotel)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing place to stay,fast friendly staff that can organise any request you may have,delicious evening meals at reasonable prices and a breakfast to treat the fussy children , astounding views of the lake and surrounding mountains and decadence at night under the stars in the swimming pool or spa whislt watching the Earnslaw sail by ....definitely a place to... More

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Livingston, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved the Central Ridge Hotel even before I arrived. I emailed the owner with questions which she graciously answered. When I thanked her for her advice she responded that I will arrive as a guest but leave as a friend and she was right. The hotel is a very short and pleasant walk to the center of town. My... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

What a fantastic weekend. The Proprieter is extrodinarily knowledgeable about the area. If she makes a recommendation carefully consider it. We found her remarkable. She made several suggestions of activities and they were always spot on. Breakfast and Canapes were outstanding and the message is not to be missed. The lounge downstairs was amazing, next time we will spend more... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The breakfast was delicious, the host was lovely, the facilities were excellent! The room was clean and spacious and the bed was extremely comfortable. Close to the centre of the town, only a few minutes of walking. I would highly recommend this place. I loved it!

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Jackson, Wyoming
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We visited in the shoulder season for Queenstown and I'm not sure if the owners were away, but our welcome was not very pleasant. Similar to other reviewers experiences, no one was really around when we showed up. The host did not speak english very well and it was hard to communicate. We were not given am explanation of any... More

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CentralRidge, Director of Sales at Central Ridge Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from Central Ridge Boutique Hotel! Thank you for choosing Central Ridge Boutique Hotel for your stay. Please accept our sincere apologies for the shortcomings at check in from our new staff when you check in. We take this review very seriously and will share with our new staff for their immediate improvement to our normal high standard of guest... More

Wellington, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

It is a short walk to the centre of town, the staff are friendly and helpful, the room we stayed in (G2) is spacious and clean with free wifi. I cannot find any negatives except maybe a broken tv remote?? insignificant.. We enjoyed our stay very much, thanks Ailey & co! We will not hesitate to stay again next time... More

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New England
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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

No one was around when we arrived in the early evening. After much hello-ing a young man appeared and showed us into an office furnished with a shabby, sheet draped sofa. Not a good start. Everything got better after that, our host was very helpful, the room was fine and breakfast was excellent. It's location is perfect , a short... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Great hospitality by the owner, Ailey and her family, Yelia and Molly. Owner owned and operated businesses never fail to amazed me as they take extra care and passion in their business as compared to an over commercialized/franchise businesses. Although moonlight room doesn't come with a glass ceiling to view the moon, my room has a great view of the... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

The owner was wonderfully warm and friendly upon arrival, helping us with dinner reservations and suggestions for activities. The room was large and sunny (room T3) with a view of the edge of the gardens. Great location for a walk to the city centre. Breakfast was lovely. Room was a bit pricey but overall a very nice stay.

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Brisbane, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This is a family-run hotel where you will often see the older kids on the front desk, cleaning, etc. The name boutique really just means that this is a small hotel. The lady who checked us in (I assume owner) was very nice and friendly. The room itself was a little dated, but had a nice fur throw on the... More

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Address: 4 Sydney Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand (Formerly Mountvista Boutique Hotel)
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Central Ridge Boutique Hotel 5*
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