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    Lakeside Apartments
    Lakeside Apartments
    5.0 of 5 stars 306 Reviews
    $245 (NZD)
    M&Y Guest House (Airport Red)
    M&Y Guest House (Air...
    5.0 of 5 stars 25 Reviews
    Deal if booked by email
    Riverview Terrace
    Riverview Terrace
    5.0 of 5 stars 177 Reviews
    Complimentary bottle of wine
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    #1 Just for You
    Has a bar/lounge, Close to Skyline Queenstown - Gondola & Luge, Other travelers love this hotel
    #1 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Luxury | Small Hotels | Best Service | Romance Special Rate $245 (NZD)
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    #2 Just for You
    Luxury hotel, City center, A top family-friendly hotel in Wanaka
    #2 of 712 hotels in South Island
    #1 of 19 hotels in Wanaka
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    #3 Just for You
    Offers free wifi
    #3 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #4 Just for You
    Provides transportation to the airport, Popular elegant hotel in Queenstown, Other travelers love this hotel
    #4 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #5 Just for You
    Has a spa
    #6 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #1 of 41 hotels in Nelson
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    #7 Just for You
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    #1 of 17 hotels in Picton
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    #8 Just for You
    Offers free wifi, Elegant hotel, Popular centrally located hotel in Hanmer Springs
    #9 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #9 Just for You
    Popular romantic hotel in Motueka, Has a pool, A top romantic hotel in Motueka
    #11 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #10 Just for You
    Luxury hotel, Popular family-friendly hotel in Arrowtown, Good choice for travelers who love nightlife
    #13 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #11 Just for You
    Popular top-tier hotel in Dunedin, Has a bar/lounge, A top romantic hotel in Dunedin
    #15 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #12 Just for You
    A top kid-friendly hotel in Hanmer Springs, Has a spa, Other travelers love this hotel
    #16 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #13 Just for You
    Elegant hotel, A top romantic hotel in Queenstown, Popular romantic hotel in Queenstown
    #19 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #14 Just for You
    A top family-friendly hotel in Kaikoura, Offers free wifi, Top-tier hotel
    #20 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #15 Just for You
    Centrally located, Other travelers love this hotel, A top romantic hotel in Nelson
    #21 of 712 hotels in South Island
    #3 of 41 hotels in Nelson
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    #16 Just for You
    #22 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #17 Just for You
    Has a spa
    #23 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #18 Just for You
    Has a pool, Other travelers love this hotel
    #24 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #19 Just for You
    Has a bar/lounge
    #25 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #20 Just for You
    A top romantic hotel in Mt. Cook Village, Popular elegant hotel in Mt. Cook Village, Offers free wifi
    #26 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #21 Just for You
    Upscale, Popular upscale hotel in Hanmer Springs, A top kid-friendly hotel in Hanmer Springs
    #28 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    Special Price 10% off Room & Free WiFi
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    #22 Just for You
    Popular top-tier hotel in Invercargill, Elegant hotel, Provides transportation to the airport
    #29 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #23 Just for You
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    #31 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #24 Just for You
    Has a bar/lounge, Popular elegant hotel in Queenstown, Close to Skyline Queenstown - Gondola & Luge
    #34 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #25 Just for You
    Top-tier hotel, Offers free wifi, A top romantic hotel in Blenheim
    #35 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #26 Just for You
    Elegant hotel, Other travelers love this hotel, Popular top-tier hotel in Picton
    #37 of 712 hotels in South Island
    #3 of 17 hotels in Picton
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    #27 Just for You
    Has a spa
    #38 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #28 Just for You
    Has a concierge
    #39 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #29 Just for You
    Top-tier hotel, Popular upscale hotel in Franz Josef, Other travelers love this hotel
    #40 of 712 hotels in South Island
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    #30 Just for You
    Has a bar/lounge, A top romantic hotel in Queenstown, Luxury hotel
    #41 of 712 hotels in South Island
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