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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Friendly service, nice apartment with an awesome view. Very close to town so could walk there and back without the hassle of looking for parking. Apartment had all the luxury amenities so felt like home away from home.

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Woodstock, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent our first ( and fifth night) at Pounamu Apartments. The studio apartment we booked was clean, comfortable and had all of the amenities necessary. What made the experience so wonderful was that owners Leo and Priscilla went way out of their way to help us. We were to walk the Routeburn Track the following day and I realized...

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Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here several months ago when my house was undergoing renovations. The apartments were warm and super clean and Leo and his amazing staff members went out of their way to make my family feel at home. The view was amazing as were all the amenities and the staff (have to say it again) were AMAZING. I love the...

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Thank JuliaMilley
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My partner and I stayed in a one bedroom unit here for 3 nights at the beginning of autumn. The first thing that strikes you when entering the apartment is the stunning view over Lake Wakatipu to The Remarkables mountain range. The apartment is an energetic 20 to 30 minute walk from Queenstown central but there is a bus service...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff where very helpful, they know a lot about the trips and gave good advise. The room was very dark and we where told they were full so we could not have another room, they call the room a studio flat sorry this is a room with a sink. They where not full as I looked on the website...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After a long day of driving from Christchurch we were very pleased to arrive at Pounamu - especially to be told that they have a spa on site that can be booked by guests (no charge). Our 'apartment' was basically a small room - but they utilised the space really well so the room was packed with amenities (including kitchen)....

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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

There is very little negative here. The views are crazy amazing. Ultra modern finishings, clean, AC, fireplace. Negatives, coming from the US, we are very ADA concious. Anyone with a mobilty restriction would have serious trouble. No elevators and at least 3 flights of stairs to get to any room, that I saw anyway. Twin beds feel undersized, and had...

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Regina, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a studio room which is average in size but clean,comfortable bed and large floor to ceiling windows. Our room faced the back which was quiet for the most part however the other rooms closing their doors could be heard. The location is not close to the action, however on a nice sunny day it was very scenic...

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Toronto
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for several days at the Pounamu Apartments - a well-appointed studio apartment with everything we needed (and GREAT Manuka Honey toiletries). It was everything we needed. What set the stay apart however, was the stellar staff...everyone went the extra mile to help us with logistics (i.e. to get our tour bus to pick us up in front of...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked expecting an apartment style but the room (studio) was more rightly a hotel style room that served as a bedroom to the 'real' apartments - which by the way I would recommend as we actually upgraded to one one night (while view was great if you are a light sleeper the road noise is pretty bad).

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Travellers' Choice(R) 2015 Winner - Voted #3 in New Zealand. Relax in style and soak up the spectacular views of Lake Wakatipu and The Remarkables in our 1 or 2 bedroom spacious, self-contained or serviced Apartments. Each Apartment has an open plan lounge, dining and full kitchen facilities, gas fire, under-floor heating, Sky TV, ensuite bathroom with shared laundry amenities. A separate office area with computer/printer/fax. Our Studio Rooms are similar to small hotel rooms with kitchenette and ensuite bathroom (NO Views). Facilities include FREE unlimited Wi-Fi Internet and FREE local calls. Complimentary secure under cover Car Park with Ski/Golf Locker, BBQ area and outside Spa Pool. We also have a "Pet Friendly" Apartment. Sleeping configuration King Beds. Single beds can be requested at the time of your booking. Just a 10 min walk to Queenstown town centre and approx 20 min drive to the ski fields makes these beautifully appointed Apartments a must for your stay.Enquire about special seasonal rates and tempting promotional offers, and at Pounamu Apartments, be assured of a warm, welcoming visit to this 'Remarkable' region. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pounamu Apartments

Address: Pounamu Apartments 110 Frankton Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: $191 - $472 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Pounamu Apartments 5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Pounamu Apartments Queenstown
Pounamu Apartments Hotel Queenstown
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#2 Green Hotel in Queenstown
#2 Spa Hotel in Queenstown
#5 Family Hotel in Queenstown
#8 Romantic Hotel in Queenstown
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“Units above the road do get traffic noise. there is another block farther up the hill.”
 of 5 bubbles antoniosT9775FP, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“A room/ flat with light. A corner flat”
 of 5 bubbles Bubbles190, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had a rear facing room, but apartments on the front must have lovely views.”
 of 5 bubbles KateE006, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The one bedroom apartments are best. The studios do not have a view.With the glass doors at the front closed the traffic noise is cut off”
 of 5 bubbles 506russellm, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The apartments are all self contained.”
 of 5 bubbles cyberlion, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
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