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Nelson, New Zealand
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We are an older couple and have just spent 6 days in Highview Apartments. The unit overlooked the lake and was very well set up, clean, modern, everything we needed. Even a nice balcony to enjoy. The best part (well, we thought so) was that we looked out on to the Earnslaw as she made her trips up and down... More 

Thank blackdog47
London, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in one of their lake view apartments, and it was excellent. The views were stunning, a well appointed apartment, very modern and comfortable. We had a washing machine and dishwasher, heated floors in the bathroom and kitchen. The wifi was a bit unstable, but was quickly sorted by reception. A nice walk into town too,... More 

Thank Angew4
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We upgraded, at great expense to an apartment overlooking the lake. Excellent facilities and only a short climb from the centre. Well worth it for the view. We only stayed stayed 2 nights but wished we had stayed longer.

Thank babskerry2000
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A bit pricy but well worth the extravagance as it was my first visit to Queenstown NZ. Well presented apartment Suite overlooking Panaramic Lake Wapitou providing a spacious luxury living accommodation . Seperate Kitchen area Dishwasher laundry facility Cooker Freezer Fridge to orivide basic self catering. Ideally located few minutes walk to centre of Town. Would recommend this to all... More 

Thank Michael O
Sydney, Australia
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89 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time we have stayed at the Highview. It is as good as the first time. It is about a 15 minute walk from the heart of Queenstown heading towards Glenorchy but not as far as Fernhill. It is also an uphill walk in parts but then most things are in Queenstown. The views over the lake... More 

Thank Quiet-Pair
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful location overlooking vast water and the Remarkables, in a safe and quiet area. We stayed in a top floor ocean view room for 6 nights and enjoyed the amenities very much. Had the spa tub to ourselves each day after hours of walking. Staff Julie and Jenny deserve credit for the job they do and were very helpful. Occupants... More 

Thank Kim B
Auckland, New Zealand
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62 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely apartment, clean and modern. Had great view overlooking the lake. Location is fine, short walk to town, with a couple of options (steep or gradual) depending on energy levels. Onsite manager was excellent, there was a slight mix up on arrival and we got an upgrade which was appreciated.

Thank Bokkiwinz
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16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed here a few times now for work and am never disappointed! Rooms are well catered with dishwasher, washing machine/dryer and products to use with them. Shower has amazing pressure! Views are to die for! Gas fire place, underfloor heating in tiled spaces. Bed super comfy and has electric blanket! TV in lounge and bedroom. Walking distance to... More 

Thank AngeMcNabb
Grayslake, Illinois
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you are expecting to cook in your 'apartment', think again. There is no cook stove, there is no kitchen sink, and the studio is so small as to have only one soft chair, no table, or chairs to sit and eat. Its a bit odd to have access to normal china plates, etc, but have to wash them in... More 

Thank demps289
Newcastle, Australia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

The view is spectacular, snow capped mountains behind a crystal clear lake Wakatipu. The room was large and very warm and the kitchen had all we needed to cater for ourselves. Julie is very friendly and accommodating. Highly recommend the Highview Apartments.

Thank angry31865

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • 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)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: $226 - $610 (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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“Get a lake view room. May be a bit dearer, but you will not regret it.”
  • Early morning, rainy day (but what a view!).
  • View from the balcony (Earnslaw passing below).
 of 5 bubbles blackdog47, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go for the view if you have the money”
 of 5 bubbles babskerry2000, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Highest water view room available.”
 of 5 bubbles kimbL7909UF, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The view and location are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles angry31865, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“one bedroom are a great layout and order a lake view.”
  • Lake Wakatipu at dawn Highview Apartment balcony
 of 5 bubbles hspratt6, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
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