Showcasing breathtaking panoramic lake and alpine views, The Rees Hotel Queenstown is a sophisticated five star hotel situated right on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, just a gentle walk from Queenstown’s town centre.
The Rees Hotel offers a variety of luxurious and spacious accommodation options including 60 hotel rooms and 90 luxurious apartments all with private balconies to take advantage of the spectacular views.
The many unique features include, a fine dining restaurant with an award winning chef who creates exquisite menus showcasing the spectacular produce available in Central Otago, an extensive wine cellar, courtesy shuttle to/from Queenstown town centre, free WiFi, conference room, gymnasium, observatory and private jetty. The Rees Gallery displays a special selection of original paintings and historic prints featuring life in Central Otago. The Rees Library, houses more than 250 rare books and maps depicting the settlement and development of the region.
The hotel offers a free shuttle service from the hotel to the downtown area of Queenstown each morning, taking approximately 4 minutes. The Rees Hotel wharf was commissioned in late August 2011and is used by water taxi services, fishing charters and jet boat companies to look after the needs of our guests.
The Rees Hotel & Luxury Apartments Queenstowns’ mission is to provide guests with unique opportunities to enjoy the natural attractions, lifestyle, culture and history of New Zealand’s Southern Lakes Region
Quiet, private and sophisticated, The Rees Hotel Queenstown epitomises southern hospitality at its finest.
Hotel Rooms - beautifully laid out and spacious hotel-style rooms that all interconnect with our apartments. All Rees Hotel Rooms offer a Super King sized Rees Bed (some can split into twin King Single beds), complimentary wireless internet, spacious bathrooms featuring prestigious Globo porcelain vanities, LCD TVs with 25 Sky channels and 50 on demand pay per view movies channels, JBL iPod Docking Stations and a lounge area that opens onto a large tiled balcony.
Apartments - all of the chic apartments are spacious with top of the range fixtures and fittings including Super King sized Rees Beds (the back bedroom splits into twin King Single beds), fully equipped kitchens custom-built by Arclinea of Italy, laundry facilities, large bathrooms featuring prestigious Globo porcelain vanities, Spanish tiling and Gessi tap-ware. The apartments also boast LCD TVs with 25 Sky channels and 50 on demand pay per view movies channels, JBL iPod Docking Stations and gas fire places in the comfortable lounge area that opens onto a large tiled balcony.
Restaurants & Bars
True South Dining Room - menus are created to showcase the spectacular produce available in Central Otago. True South is proud of the relationships they have developed with the local suppliers – the chefs believe that some of the best produce in the world is found in the district. Experience a sense of surprise when you dine in either Bordeau, the wine lounge or True South Dining Room – something delicious, exciting and unexpected! Continental and a la carte cooked breakfast is available from 7am in True South with great fresh coffee, pastries and muffins also available at Bordeau.
Bordeau Wine Lounge - dedicated to the enjoyment of fine wines, fine foods and the comfort of good company. Wines from world-renown chateaux of Bordeaux nestle with the best wines of Central Otago and New Zealand in a professionally-managed, temperature-controlled wine cellar. Platters of appetising selections of New Zealand’s finest in-season foods, vegetables, cheeses and condiments, designed specially for The Rees Hotel and freshly prepared by our chef, are presented for your enjoyment. Coffee, prepared to exacting standards, a wide range of fine teas and home baked scones and pastries are constantly available to complete a unique food and wine experience.