Best boutique ski hotels in New Zealand

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A lakeside hotel in Queenstown has been judged the best boutique ski hotel in New Zealand four years in a row.

Eichardt’s Private Hotel, with its stunning views of Lake Wakatipu, is just a few minutes walk from the centre of Queenstown.

It won the title of Best New Zealand Boutique Ski Hotel for 2016  at the annual World Ski Awards.

The World Ski Awards are the ‘Oscars’ of the global ski industry.

Top choice

Eichardt’s Private Hotel

Marine Parade, Queenstown, Central Otago

Other nominees (not in order)

Arrowtown House Boutique Hotel

10 Caernarvon St, Arrowtown, Central Otago

Blanket Bay

Rapid 4191, Glenorchy, Central Otago

Browns Boutique Hotel

26 Isle St, Queenstown, Central Otago


Farrycroft Row, 569 Glenorchy Rd, Queenstown, Central Otago

Past winners

2016: Eichardt’s Private Hotel

2015: Eichardt’s Private Hotel

2014: Eichardt’s Private Hotel

2013: Eichardt’s Private Hotel

Source: World Ski Awards

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