Queenstown vacations in New Zealand best travel deals
Stay lakeside at the four-star Oaks Queenstown Shores Resort. Photo / Unsplash, Photoholic
QUEENSTOWN RESORT PACKAGE
Explore by bike, cruise the lake, or catch the last winter snow on the ski slopes with a three-night stay at the four-star Oaks Queenstown Shores Resort. Priced at $ 309 each, in double sharing, this package includes the original experience of the Onsen evening. Book before September 26. Travel by October 31st. Date changes and cancellations can be made free of charge up to seven days before travel.
Contact: Flight Center, 0800 427 555 or flightcentre.co.nz/product/14943347
YES, YOU CAN CRUISE
Discover tranquil waterways, wildlife and rich history on a 7-day Heritage Explorer cruise in the Marlborough Sounds that will venture deep into Queen Charlotte Sound and Pelorus Sound, the French Pass and the Ile D’Urville. Starting at $ 4,200 per person, onboard accommodation in a double room, meals and drinks, all shore excursions and the expertise of onboard naturalist guides are included, as are transfers to and from the cruise . Flights can be arranged.
Contact: House of Travel, 0800 713 715 or houseoftravel.co.nz/hot-deals/deals/nz-holidaysathome-discovermarlborough-soundsheritage
THREE FOR TWO OFFER
Take your family to Napier and get a free night’s accommodation by booking a three-night stay in a two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment at the Art Deco Masonic Hotel. You’ll only pay for two nights, priced at $ 698. The Art Deco style apartment has its own entrance hall and a very spacious open plan living room, full kitchen and access to a large courtyard – perfect for a family. Available for online bookings only, stay by November 30th. Reservations are flexible and there are no cancellation fees.
Contact: Art Deco Masonic Hotel, online reservations, using promo code FAMILY, at masonic.co.nz/napier-accommodation/art-deco-apartment
Treat yourself to a Foodie in Heaven Package at QT Queenstown, where you’ll be served culinary delights with a two-night stay in a luxurious QT Room, priced at $ 450 per night. You will receive a bottle of champagne and a plate of antipasti upon arrival, as well as a daily breakfast for two at the Bazaar Marketplace. To top off your experience, QT Wine Butlers will host a Central Otago wine tasting experience at the Reds Bar, tailored to your personal taste. Book and stay by the end of this year.
Contact: QT Hotels, (03) 450 3450 or qthotels.com/queenstown
WELLINGTON / MARTINBOROUGH SPECIAL
A luxury couple’s mini-break over New Years, with two nights at the five-star Sofitel Wellington and two nights at the four-star Martinborough, is priced at $ 1,899 for two, and includes four days rental from car, pick up and drop off in Wellington. Daily breakfasts at the Sofitel are part of the package and free Wi-Fi is included at the Martinborough Hotel. Book before September 28. Travel February 17 to March 3 or March 13 to 23.
Contact: Travel Associates, 0800 951 655 or travel-associates.co.nz/tours/wellington/wellington-selfdrive-wellington-martinborough-self-drive-itinerary-5-dayself-drive-14921375