Arrowtown Village

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Arrowtown Village
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Arrowtown’s surprises at every corner with new activities, restaurants, cafes and accommodation options. You don’t have to dig far in this sophisticated, yet quaint village to find why this charming town oozes heritage and was voted NZ's Most Beautiful Small Town 2020. Whether your wandering the restored miner’s cottages, the latest exhibit at the Lakes District Museum or the magnificent walking and cycling trails, Arrowtown is a hidden gem. Renowned for its award winning restaurant and cafe culture, whether fine dining, or enjoying a casual pizza or pie, there are delicious options for every budget and time span. Boutique beers and local wines are just some of the beverages on offer. Arrowtown’s tree lined streets, shops and cafes housed in original buildings and its proximity to walking /cycling tracks, vineyards, golf courses and ski fields, make it a must visit destination. Arrowtown sits just 15 minutes from Queenstown airport.
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Graham S
Tewantin, Australia4,317 contributions
The whole of ARROWTOWN VILLAGE is an historic & well preserved slice of the gold mining & later farming township that is only too evident with the buildings.
A superb picturesque street of quaint settlers cottages & stores that make Arrowtown a 'must visit'. We believe a more attractive option than Queenstown just 30 minutes or less further away.
Written 23 May 2022
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Thank you Graham. We're glad you enjoyed your trip to Arrowtown, it really is quite a magic gem.
Written 17 July 2022
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hanniepex
Auckland, New Zealand480 contributions
Family
The colorful vibes along the way to Arrowtown is already enticing.
They said, this beautiful small town of Arrowtown was once a gold source of New zealand.
The cottages around are living history of the town. Vibrant trees and leaves are alwAys a very good backdrop for a photo. A walk around the town can be 1-2 hours and time flies fast as your camera will never get tired capturing the endless beauty of this place.
It is worth visiting.
Written 17 May 2022
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MissTinkerbelle
Christchurch, New Zealand169 contributions
Restored and authentic cottages from a time gone by. We visited in autumn so the leaves were a stunning back drop. Catch the bus from Queenstown using a buzz card for a couple of dollars!
Written 12 May 2022
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Andrea W
Christchurch, New Zealand4 contributions
Family
A very cute town with settler charm. Picturesque in autumn with wonderful reds, yellows and oranges. Nice walks down by the Arrow river.
Written 23 April 2022
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Sue L
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Arrowtown is such a quaint little town that I visit each time I'm in Queenstown. Love to look through the little shops and have a quiet drink in one of the bars. Just beautiful!
Written 8 March 2022
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Great to hear, we agree it is quite a special place and perfect for roaming the many unique boutique little shops and enjoy our kiwi hospitality in a local pub, cafe or restaurant.
Written 17 July 2022
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Anna-Maria F
Wellington, New Zealand14 contributions
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Arrowtown You Little Cutie!
So neat exploring Arrowtown. Definitely one of NZs cutest towns.
I absolutely loved walking the main street and popping into the different stores, exploring alleyways and speaking with the friendly locals. Shame about the roadworks though.
Written 9 February 2022
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cpcog
Wellington, New Zealand1,329 contributions
I like the atmosphere of Arrowtown Village. The buildings are very different from normal NZ ones. I feel like being in a movie. While we were there on X'mas day, nothing was opened. It was so quiet without any people.
While it isn't far away from Queenstown, I think it is good to visit Arrowtown to see this special village.
Written 4 January 2022
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judycunningham
Tauranga, New Zealand15 contributions
Cute little town, and gold panning was so much fun. We hired the bowl and spade at a shop in Arrowtown and went down to the river with our grandaughters and had so much fun and found some beautiful little gemstones No gold though but was able to buy some little gold glitter pieces in a bottle at a local shop.
Written 5 December 2021
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Stephen C
Wollongong, Australia711 contributions
Arrowtown is a quaint little village with gold mining history and a bit of cultural heritage thrown into the mix. They have really tried to keep the flavour and preserve the feel of the place - even if tourist slant a bit like Handorf outside Adelaide. Well worth the short drive from Queenstown with interesting shops and historical period buildings. Lovely riverside walk - in dry conditions just behind the main street. Would happily venture back to spend a little more time exploring the town.
Written 16 July 2021
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NATINZ
Auckland, New Zealand85 contributions
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We received awful customer service at one of the shops called Ogle. If you don't look & dress a "certain" way, the shop keeper won't even acknowledge or greet you. A very disappointing experience, that tarnished our overall visit to Arrowtown. The rest of the village is lovely.
Written 16 July 2021
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