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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed January 12, 2015

Stayed here a few years ago, and the accommodation, service and views were outstanding. The couple that maintain and run the property are lovely, accommodating and very helpful. Short walk (10-15 mins) to the centre of town.

Thank Dean F
Candelo, Australia
Reviewed November 22, 2012

We had such a lovely experience staying at this little B'n'B. Merlin was a caring host who balanced the need to be there to give good tips on the local area but not be too present. The front room had a view that was absolutely incredible - we looked across to The Remarkables and were in awe as they changed...

1Thank Ali_and_Hein
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed November 5, 2012

We were not prepared for the amazing views from our room which looked out across the lake and onto The Remarkables. Ray and Merlin were wonderful hosts and were very helpful. We feel like we made new friends and will certainly return there one day. Merlin cooked up the yummiest breakfasts every morning which you chose the night before. Also...

Thank HappyAussie
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed July 28, 2012

If you're looking for a place in Queenstown that is walking distance from downtown, this is the perfect place! Phenomenal views from your room of the Remarkables and surrounding lake. Great accommodations, remarkable breakfast with homemade EVERYTHING! Owners Merlin and Ray were very helpful for plans and making you feel welcome. I would highly recommend this place for your Queenstown...

Thank SLHR11
Reviewed April 12, 2012

Great house, terrific hosts, incredible views from the room (with large ensuite) and the common room. And the most magnificent cooked breakfast I ever had in a B&B. Just 2 mnutes from the centre by car in a quiet and nice place. Definitely recommended.

2Thank elipuccioni
Reviewed March 4, 2012

This is an excellent B&B. Merlin and Ray are very welcoming and hospitable and the accommodation is comfortable and spacious. Breakfast is delicious with lots of homemade goodies and the view from the balcony is exceptional. Highly recommend.

1Thank worksopian57
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed February 22, 2012

Never having been to Queenstown nor stayed in a B&B we were a little apprehensive, but needn't have worried, what a delightful place to stay! From the poodles to the views, to the food and hospitality, it was wonderful. After an eventful day exploring Queenstown on foot as it was only a 20 minute walk from 5 Star Lane, we...

1Thank Donna P
Reviewed December 8, 2011

Exploring New Zealand can be a very hectic rush-rush, move-move experience, but 5 Star Lane is a perfect place to take a break, kick back and process what you've seen and what's next.

 The view of the Remarkables from 5 Star Lane's balcony and bedrooms is enough to recommend it as a top place for lodging in Queenstown. The hospitality...

Thank TomInTennessee
hong kong
Reviewed November 28, 2011

Loved the panoramic view of Lake Wakatipu and snow-dusted mountain ranges from our room which gave onto 5 Star Lane's wide veranda. We enjoyed just sitting on the veranda with a cuppa tea or glass of sherry drinking in the view. Bedroom was large & warm, bathroom too, with strong water pressure, bathrobes & toiletries provided. The house was not...

1Thank lantauloafer
Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 18, 2011

Hosts Merlin and Ray were as warm and welcoming as their lovely home when we stayed here in September 2011. The views were quite spectacular. Every comfort and every amenity had been thought of down to the lovely toiletries and any personal preference requested. The food was delicious, wholesome and the choice amazing. Merlin and Ray were very knowledgeable and...

Thank chrisb5491
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Enjoy the magnificent view from your own special corner of our home. Your luxurious bedroom has your choice of a super king or twin beds, spacious ensuite, individually controlled heating/cooling and private patio. Make yourself at home in the guest lounge/dining room with its stunning lake and mountain views.Take time to relax and unwind after enjoying the many activities Queenstown has to offer. Make the most of our personal attention and advice. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 5 Star Lane

Address: 5 Star Lane, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: $625 - $625 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — 5 Star Lane 4.5*
Number of rooms: 2
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“All rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles deanf610, Jan 12, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the front room if available as it has better views.”
 of 5 bubbles HappyAussie, Nov 5, 2012 | Read review
“Room with a balcony a good choice.”
 of 5 bubbles DonnaP594, Feb 22, 2012 | Read review
“Ask for front room facing the veranda and lake”
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 of 5 bubbles lantauloafer, Nov 28, 2011 | Read review
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