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Villa Del Lago

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Chicago
Reviewed 9 April 2014

My family of four arrived in Queenstown toward the end of our trip after staying in several places throughout New Zealand. The Villa was our favorite place to stay. It was private, quiet, and the views are breathtaking. We booked a two bedroom apartment overlooking the lake. The furnishings were modern, clean and comfortable. Loved the shower, heated towel racks,...

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VillaDelLago_11, Owner at Villa Del Lago, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind review. We really loved having your family to stay here. Come back anytime!

chicago
Reviewed 8 April 2014

Two weeks ago, the 5 of us (2 adults and 3 teenagers) had the good fortune to stay at the Villa Del Lago in one of their 3 bedroom units for 3 nights. Everything about the facility was great, it was a nice walk to town and easy cab to airport. It was very new, quite clean and the management...

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VillaDelLago_11, Owner at Villa Del Lago, responded to this review

Wow. Thanks. It's always wonderful to have family's here to enjoy the big villas. Do come back again and we will hike with you next time!

Sevenoaks
Reviewed 6 April 2014

We stayed for two nights and the apartment was brilliantly appointed and had wonderful lake and mountain views. Charlotte was very helpful and had pre booked a Dart River wilderness trip as well as a Doubtful Sound overnight cruise for us. Location is outside the centre but provides a pleasant 20 minute walk in, along the lakeside path. Great base...

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Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2014

Booked this property basis other reviews and we were not disappointed Location out of town with uninterrupted views over the lake and a flight of stairs down to the walking / cycle track to town. We had a one bedroom apartment with comfortable lounge/ dining/ kitchen which was spacious and suited our needs. Kitchen had full amenities and in the...

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Portola Valley
Reviewed 4 April 2014

My husband and I just got back from a trip to New Zealand (Queenstown area for 5 days) and Australia (10 days) and tried to keep our hotel expenses down to around $200/day. Without question, Villa Del Lago was the nicest place we stayed. The owners are super friendly and nice. They were even happy to give us a little...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 March 2014

I was unsure whether it was a good idea to stay 1.5 kms out of the main town, but it was in fact a brilliant idea. The views from Villa Del Lago are stunning and world class. Plus the 20 minute walk into town is along the Frankton Track and also beautiful. Staff also very helpful and friendly. Will stay...

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Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 27 March 2014

It is really grand looking out at Lake Wakatipu and the view changes all the time with the play of light and shadow on the mountains beyond. The staff are very helpful and will help you book activities. Our one bedroom accommodation could not have nicer. There is an excellent fully stocked kitchen and laundry facilities also. There is an...

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Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 March 2014

We stayed here for two nights and based on previous recommendations we were not disappointed. Our 1 bedroom unit was lovely and was very well appointed. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful and the view was magnificent. I would definitely stay there again if/when we come back to Queenstown.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 18 March 2014 via mobile

This is an accommodation you will never regret to stay in queenstown. A short 7 minute drive away from queenstown town centre, it offers the view of the lake and mountain right from the balcony outside the living room and bedroom. Kitchen is well stocked and apartment is very clean. We stayed in the two bedroom apartment located in the...

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Rohnert Park, California
Reviewed 17 March 2014

Wow! All I can say is that this is a fabulous place to stay. We had an apartment right down on the lake - amazing view of the lake and Remarkables Mountain Range. We had a very nice bedroom with queen bed, bath, sitting room and kitchen. TV's in both sitting room and bedroom. There is a gas fireplace in...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This peaceful lakeside small luxury hotel comprises one bedroom Suites and two and three bedroom Villas. Unsurpassed views of the crystal clear lake and the sparkling mountains. Only 1.7km from the bustling town centre, the Villa del Lago offers a genuine lake front setting with its own pebbled beach and jetty - a rare combination of exceptional quality and convenience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Del Lago

Address: 249 Frankton Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: $264 - $539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Del Lago 5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Villa Del Lago Hotel Queenstown
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Queenstown
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“best views of the lake and the mountains”
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Wutosama, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great, but be aware that there are steps involved to get to certain units (ours #7).”
DJ512, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The lower the better for views of the lake - although there are no bad views from any apartment”
taipan168, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try to get one that faces the lake.”
TravelLightDot, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 16 was perfect!”
sarah14387, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
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