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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“the penthouse”(16 reviews)
“great location”(53 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
4 Star Hotel
The Waterfront is centrally located just a short stroll from all the action of downtown Queenstown, and unlike many other resorts is situated on the same level as the lake. The Waterfront provides spacious one, two and three bedroom apartments right on the waters edge of Lake Wakatipu...
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Location and contact
109 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
6.7 km to Frankton Airport
156 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsthe penthousegreat locationbedroom apartmentundercover car parkthe kitchenheated floor tilestop floorfantastic viewslovely apartmentcentre of townwalking distanceoverlooking lake wakatiputhese apartmentsdrying roomrestaurants and shopsfree wifismall balcony
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We're a family of 5...kids @ 13, 14, 8yo. Booked a 2 bedroom and checked in to Unit 9 (level 2). View was to die for...i must have taken 100+ photos just from the balcony. Room was clean, and feel free to ask the recep...More

Thank Jenny T
Response from pete t, Owner at The WaterfrontResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jenny, Thanks so much for your feedback and stunning photos! We're delighted you and the family enjoyed your stay with us and hope to have you come back again soon. The Waterfront

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect view of the lake from the balcony. Best to stay on the 3rd or 4th floor. Level 5 is the penthouse. Right at the end of the shopping and restaurants so it is not too rowdy at night. At the same time everything is...More

Thank Bryaan L
Response from pete t, Owner at The WaterfrontResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback and we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to you coming back to stay again. Regards. Pete

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a studio apartment on the top floor. The view to the lake and surrounding mountains was gorgeous. The room was spacious, the kitchenette and bathroom spotless. The heated bathroom floor and towel rail was much appreciated. The bed was soft and relaxing....More

Thank CynthiaCanberra
Response from pete t, Owner at The WaterfrontResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you for your feedback, we agree our Penthouse Studios are the best in Town and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Regards, Pete

Reviewed 20 May 2018

I gave up my car when I came to Queenstown from Wanaka and this hotel was perfect in many ways .the location is fantastic ,easy walk to town and all the attractions that count .price was amazing as we were two couples who split the...More

Thank vickicork
Response from pete t, Owner at The WaterfrontResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you so much for your great feedback we are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Regards, Pete

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Stayed here in a studio apartment for four nights loved it,amazing views over the mountains and lake, centre of town five minute walk away, the apartment was on the fifth floor then a set of steep stairs to the top a bit hard with a...More

Thank Ridgie14
Response from pete t, Owner at The WaterfrontResponded 23 May 2018

Hi Thank you for your feedback, the extractor fan is set to go on whenever anything is plugged in to a socket in the kitchen, this is a lot less annoying than setting off the Fire Alarm. Our kitchenettes don't have an oven in them...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$225 - US$365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$225 - US$365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (164)
Room & Suite (90)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
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shereenlivianyl
24 March 2018|
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Response from heiranig | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know because we had a car and didn’t need luggage storage, sorry
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Kerrie J
12 August 2016|
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Response from Faircrit | Reviewed this property |
Hello Kerrie, I think you have contacted me in error. If you want to contact the Waterfront direct their email address is: info@thewaterfront.nz. We hope you enjoy yoiur stay as much as we did but don't forget - the... More
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"The penthouse apartments have a small balcony."
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"Penthouse room for the amazing views"
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"The studio is a great room with an exceptionally large outdoor patio/balcony to take in all the view. Would..."
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"six floor good lower might not be very private"
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