If you're planning to elope in Queenstown, you'll want to find the perfect romantic hotel to make your stay even more unforgettable. There are plenty of lovely options for you and your partner to choose from, including luxury hotels with stunning views, cozy apartments nestled in the mountains, and secluded villas for ultimate privacy.
To make your decision easier, we've put together our top elopement accommodations suggestions. Whether you're after a romantic bed and breakfast or a luxurious hotel suite, we have something for everyone. Take a look at some of our stunning recommendations and start choosing your accommodation to supplement your Queenstown elopement escape!
Kamana Lakehouse is a spectacular boutique hotel overlooking Wakatipu Lake. It offers high-quality lodging as well as their Instagrammable amenities and also has one of Queenstown's most private hot tub facilities. Select one or more views of Queenstown with an expansive terrace, private balcony, or even an outdoor bath to make your elopement stay extra special. You'll find that their modern rooms are well-equipped with contemporary furnishings and stunning lake views, making this the perfect place to relax after your ceremony.
Location: 139 Fernhill Road, Fernhill, Queenstown 9300
Contact: 03 441 0097
Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa
Hilton Queenstown Resort and Spa is located just 10 minutes by car from the town centre and 5 minutes to the Airport. You'll never go wrong with booking a stay in a luxurious chain hotel like the Hilton, and its location near the centre of all the action makes it a great option for those who want to explore Queenstown while on their elopement escape. What's more, this 5-star accommodation has 220 guestrooms, so whether you're bringing along a small party of your closest friends and family or hosting a larger celebration, there's plenty of room for everyone to stay comfortably.
Location: 79 Peninsula Road, Kawarau Heights, Queenstown 9300
Contact: 03 450 9400
Treat yourself to 5-star sophistication with a stunning lakefront location at The Rees Hotel, Luxury Apartments & Lakeside Residences. The creme-à-la-creme at The Rees includes luxury apartments with an open-plan living area, kitchen, and Italian-designed bathrooms. These apartments also come equipped with fireplaces, private balconies, and even a jacuzzi tub to ensure your elopement stay is as romantic as it can be.
Location: 377 Frankton Road, Queenstown 9300
Contact: 03 450 1100
The Cottages Lake Hayes
Situated 15 minutes away from town, The Cottages at Lake Hayes offer a secluded escape for couples looking to elope in Queenstown. These rustic yet refined cottages are perfect for those seeking a peaceful and private atmosphere during their stay. Each cozy cottage has its own unique charm, with some featuring luxurious touches like sweeping lake views and others boasting outdoor hot tubs or fireplaces to keep you warm.
Location: 4 Marshall Avenue, Threepwood, Lake Hayes 9371
Contact: 027 964 6922
Millbrook is a 5-star lifestyle and golf resort set up on 650 acres of stunning countryside in Arrowtown, just a 20-minute drive from Queenstown. This luxurious resort offers various accommodation options for couples looking for the ultimate elopement escape, including deluxe studios and one-bedroom suites, all equipped with modern amenities and stunning views of the surrounding landscape.
Location: 1124 Malaghans Road, Arrowtown 9371
Contact: 03 441 7000
Nestled on the hills of Jacks Point and located in the outskirts of Queenstown, Jacks Retreat
is as premium as it gets, with dramatic mountains in the background and panoramic lake views from every room. This intimate accommodation option is a great choice for couples who are looking to elope in style, with modern, raw interiors and spacious indoor and outdoor areas all thoughtfully designed by leading New Zealand architect Francis Whitaker. Take things up a notch with this Queenstown honeymoon stay that's one for the books.
Location: Jacks Point 8 Back Shed Road, Kawarau Falls 9371
Contact: 027 537 5044
Stoneridge Estate offers a unique and romantic retreat for eloping couples, with its picturesque lakeside location and artisan-crafted alpine accommodation options. Each villa boasts high ceilings and large windows, letting in plenty of natural light and showcasing unparalleled views of the magical scenery outside. Indulge in the ultimate relaxation with a private hot tub, fireplace, and even a personal chef on offer for those looking to make their elopement escape truly memorable.
Location: 756 Lake Hayes-Arrow Junction Highway RD 1, Frankton, Queenstown 9371
Contact: 03 442 1021
Queenstown Park Boutique Hotel
Far enough from a peaceful retreat but close enough to walk into the city, Queenstown Park Boutique Hotel is not only convenient but provides practical eco-chic luxury. Each room offers views over the park and the surrounding mountains or alpine views from Queenstown Gondola. All rooms offer sleek, contemporary and romantic designs and make the hotel an attractive choice for couples.
Location: 21 Robins Road, Queenstown 9300
Contact: 03 441 8441
50 Aspen Grove
Located just 4 minutes from central Queenstown, 50 Aspen Grove is an out-of-the-box option listed with Sotheby's International Realty located within the exclusive Aspen Grove Estate. The stunning, contemporary design of this private residence offers a unique elopement accommodation for couples looking to truly escape into luxury and privacy, plus the chance to accommodate 6-8 more guests. The property includes a superb Miele kitchen, media lounge, a 20-metre heated lap pool, gym and sauna, private courtyards, spacious living areas, free parking, and breathtaking views of The Remarkables mountain range and Lake Wakatipu.
Location: 50 Aspen Grove, Fernhill, Queenstown 9300
Contact: 0800 589 7368
Every elopement couple needs a romantic getaway in Queenstown
Ignite the spark at any of these romantic hotels in Queenstown. Take a picture of yourself with your partner enjoying bubbles in a hot tub or dining at a fine-dining restaurant overlooking a lake or snowcapped mountains. Splurge on luxury and enjoy your time together. Perhaps take things home and reminisce about your once-in-a-lifetime elopement to Queenstown.
In case none of these suits you, there are many more options to explore. From luxury hotel rooms and lodges to rustic cottages or even extravagant private residences – Queenstown offers a range of romantic accommodation options for every couple. Visit Booking.com or Airbnb to discover the perfect romantic escape to complement your Queenstown elopement!
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