Best ski chalets in New Zealand

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Visitors to Central Otago’s stunning ski slopes have plenty of choices when it comes to chalet-style accommodation. 

The best have been named in the annual World Ski Awards with Queenstown’s Azur Luxury Lodge taking the title of Best Ski Chalets in New Zealand for three of the past four years.

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

Top choice

Azur Luxury Lodge

23 McKinnon Terrace, Queenstown, Central Otago

Other nominees (not in order)

Apartments at Cardrona Alpine Resort

Cardrona Alpine Resort, between Queenstown & Wanaka, Central Otago

Distinction Wanaka Serviced Apartments

144-154 Anderson Rd, Wanaka, Central Otago

Porters Alpine Lodge

State Highway 73, Porters Pass, Springfield, Canterbury


86 Halliday Rd, Wanaka, Central Otago

Wanaka Villas

Wanaka, Central Otago

Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet

494 Mount Aspiring Rd, Wanaka, Central Otago 

Past winners

2016: Azur Luxury Lodge

2015: Riverrun

2014: Azur Luxury Lodge

2013: Azur Luxury Lodge

Source: World Ski Awards

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