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Dubbo, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The views are so amazing you won't want to leave your apartment. These apartments are so spacious and modern and a brisk walk to downtown Queenstown. It is on a hill though so if you have mobility issues, make sure you take the bus

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was five of us, all siblings. Our accommodation was facilitated for us, exactly as per our requirements. Many thanks to Julie for your kindness, professionalism and personal interests in us having a good time. Our apartment catered for our every need. Dishwash, clothes dryer, linen, three TVs.we had uniterruped sea, mountain views. Easy walk into town. Many thanks Julie,...

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Derby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No lake view as we were in studio apartment,all at the back with a car park view. Very clean, good beds, small, nice bathroom. Could not believe there was no sink in the 'so-called' kitchenette. So the only way you could wash up pots was to take a plastic bowl into the bathroom, fill it from the bathroom sink, balance...

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ZQNtraveller, General Manager at Highview Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review and for the positive aspects you have outlined. In all our advertising including on third party websites and booking engines we endeavour to point out that the studios do not have views, to the point of naming the other type of rooms Lake View rooms, we also usually send out letters...

Peterborough, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous view from a "1 Br lake view suite." Balcony overlooking Queenstown harbour and lake. Very modern, clean and comfortable. Full kitchen and gas fireplace. 2 sofas, dining room table for 4. Washing machine in apt suite as well. Too nice to leave for dinner out- excellent lamb meal from Pedro's Lamb delivered instead. Would highly recommend this apartment complex....

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Troon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at Highview Apts having one night left in our campervan but with no reservation thereafter and really struggling to find somewhere as Queenstown was so busy and accommodation hard to find. On arrival Jenny looked after us right away and was very understanding as to our situation too complicated to explain. She booked us in for two nights...

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The traffic in Queenstown is(for us) horrendous.How wonderful once we had got supplles to thumb our noses at venturing out at once home from the daily sights and trips.The view from our apartment was breathtaking lake and mountain vista.Drinks on the terrace most relaxing.Staff very helpful and pleasant..A very comfortable and enjoyable stay.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

We had a beautiful Lake view apartment at Highview and the quality of the facilities was excellent. The apartment is well designed and excellent for a summer or winter stay. There is a charming balcony as well as a gas fire for chillier nights. There is a small gym and spa for use. The only down sides are that there...

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Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed February 5, 2017

We stayed for 2 nights in a 2-bedroom unit with lake view. The view of the lake and mountains was spectacular. The apartment was spacious, modern and comfortable for our 2 couples. The fireplace was an unexpected amenity. The location was only a 10-minute walk to the CBD, which was perfect for our active group. The ample, free, off-street parking...

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Reviewed January 9, 2017

If staying here make sure you pay the higher price for the rooms overlooking the lake. The studio room looks back over the carpark and if you are claustrophobic be aware as the room is very small (fits bed and one chair) and not much capacity for preparing any food if this is what you want. We always like to...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights on the top floor apartment with a lake view. (Tip: it's well worth asking for this when booking). The apartment was just perfect - clean, comfy beds, quiet and the kitchen was well equipped. We asked the couch to be made into an extra bed for our two kids, and a room divider wall separated...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury One & Two Bedroom Apartments overlooking Lake Wakatipu, from Queenstown Bay across the Remarkables to Walter and Cecil Peaks, watch the TSS Earnslaw steam her way across your view. A short walk from the CBD, Cafes, Restaurants and many of the local activities (or collection points) but away from the busy roads and noise. Self contained to allow that home away from home feel. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highview Apartments

Address: 66 - 70 Thompson Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand (Formerly Clarion Suites Highview Apartments)
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: $154 - $331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Highview Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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“Room facing Lake Wakatipu”
 of 5 bubbles 873jeanettem, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Lake view rooms are superb but a bit more expensive.”
 of 5 bubbles tabamba, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Lake View Spectacular”
 of 5 bubbles 475trevor, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Make sure you book the lake facing suites or you'll end up looking at the parking lot”
 of 5 bubbles MephistoTA, Jan 1, 2017 | Read review
“Overlook the lake essential(204)”
 of 5 bubbles Edwards72, Dec 16, 2016 | Read review
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