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Villa Del Lago

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   249 Frankton Road, Queenstown, New Zealand
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Newport Beach, California
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125 reviews 125 reviews
18 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The most difficult part of planning our vacation to Queenstown was where to stay. TripAdvisor led us here, thankfully! This hotel was everything we expected and more! Our room was perfect! We had an amazing view of the lake which offered unbelievable views of the sunrise each morning! We had a full kitchen, living room area and a fireplace. The... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed here in a one bedroom apartment for 4 nights and wished it had been longer. The two key selling points for us were the views of the lake and the mountains plus the fireplace. Especially in the winter this just set the perfect ambience for an amazing holiday. It is a little bit out of town (around... More

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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195 reviews 195 reviews
111 hotel reviews
169 helpful votes 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a 3 bedroom villa right on the lake. We managed to take several hundred photos just from the balcony! The views of the Remarkables and the lake are perfect. The accommodation itself was very comfortable, with a large lounge and 3 comfortable bedrooms. The team who run it are very friendly and very helpful. The villa also... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Villa Del Lago for 11 days during our ski holiday. We could not fault the accommodation. Had a 1 bedroom villa which had the best views of the lake and the Remarkables. Was very neat and cosy. The staff were very helpful, often booking us cabs and making reservations for dinner for us in Queenstown at our request.... More

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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are staying in a 2 bed villa with 2 babies under 2 years. The reception staff are delightful/ helpful and kind. There is plenty of space, a well appointed kitchen, really nice shower, everything is clean and the view is magnificent! Fires/ underfloor bathroom heating and nice towels. Negatives; slightly dated and products are non name brand, queen not... More

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VillaDelLago_11, General Manager at Villa Del Lago, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Our ongoing programme of decor renewal has seen all the following new items installed within the last 12 months: Villa sofas, all downlights, most bedside lights, all coffee tables and dining tables, valences and duvet covers. We are currently moving ahead with bathroom renovations. All products that are complimentary for guests to enjoy are sourced... More

Brisbane, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just stayed for a week in a one bed suite. The apartments was excellent and well fitted out. All of the utensils in the kitchen were of really high quality. Pretty unusual as most apartments have very ordinary cookware. In fact because of the brilliant views we tended to stay at home and eat dinner, drink wine and watch the... More

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Ossie
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34 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The villas here are perfectly located on Queenstown’s foreshore, with the most amazingly stunning views in the world, across Lake Wakatipo. The view here changes by the hour, from covered snow-capped mountains with low hanging cloud in the mornings, to a picture perfect view of the mountains at lunchtime with bright blue sky, to the hanging mist over the lake... More

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VillaDelLago_11, General Manager at Villa Del Lago, responded to this review

Wow, thanks for your review. We are so pleased you had such a great stay. The view is certainly magic! More

Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We came late in the afternoon we ended up with a much bigger unit than we had booked. An outstanding view over the lake, comfortable beds and large rooms. Staff in reception were bright and helpful. Apartments are serviced daily and are spotless. Although next to the Frankton road it is quiet and peaceful as it is lower than the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Beautiful room with stunning views and great amenities. Very friendly and helpful staff, with owner driving us into town as he was on the way. 5min taxi ride into town. Bus transport to snow fields within 100m of hotel. Fast WiFi with free topping up if data limit reached.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My husband and I stayed one night in the One Bedroom Suite which was very spacious. It has a living room, fully equipped kitchen, dining room, bedroom, laundry area and bathroom. The living and dining room has an excellent view of the Lake Wakatipu and the mountains. There is a direct path from the suite which leads to the lakeside... More

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Address: 249 Frankton Road, Queenstown, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Del Lago 5*
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This peaceful lakeside small luxury hotel comprises one bedroom Suites and two and three bedroom Villas. Unsurpassed views of the crystal clear lake and the sparkling mountains. Only 1.7km from the bustling town centre, the Villa del Lago offers a genuine lake front setting with it's own pebbled beach and jetty - a rare combination of exceptional quality and convenience. ... more   less 
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