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Hilton Queenstown Hotel

Hilton Queenstown Hotel is positioned directly on the shores of Lake Wakatipu and showcases panoramic mountain views over an unspoilt landscape. Rooms and suites at the Hilton Queenstown Hotel are spacious and elegant with a warm, soulful aesthetic. The Hilton lakeside residences are spacious open-plan one and two bedroom residences with apartment style facilities.

Dine on New Zealand flavors and savour wine from the vast wine cellar at Wakatipu Grill, the hotel's signature restaurant or indulge in pure relaxation at spa and pool.

How to get there

From Queenstown Airport (3km, approx. 5mins):

Follow signs to Queenstown. At the 2nd roundabout take the first exit onto State Highway 6 towards Invercargill. Follow the road and cross single lane bridge. After approx. 1km turn right onto Peninsula Road. After approx. 1km turn right into Kawarau Village.

Travel to Kawarau Village from Queenstown Airport by taxi, super shuttle, hire care (must be pre-arranged) or limousine (must be pre-arranged).


Wakatipu Grill is Queenstown's ultimate lakeside dining destination. Hilton Queenstown Hotel's signature restaurant is a contemporary grill with a commitment to fresh, local, seasonal produce.

Specialities include freshly shucked Pacific Oysters, vodka cured salmon, Fiordland venison Carpaccio, Merino lamb shoulder and pan fried Sole fillets. Desserts include a deconstructed potted vanilla cheesecake, bitter chocolate tart, and artisan cheese board.

Wakatipu Grill's open kitchen, rotisserie and two circular slate fireplaces create a dramatic dining space with magnificent views over the lake.

In the bar, be captivated by the expert mixologist's unique cocktail creations. On the terrace, diners soak in the clear alpine air and the outdoor fire pit is an iconic destination to enjoy a Central Otago Pinot and watch the moon rise.


Accessed via a grand staircase leading from eforea: Hilton, the pool is available to guests at Hilton Queenstown and visitors to eforea:Hilton. Work out with a few laps, or just have a splash around with the kids. And after a hard day's adventuring, there's nowhere better to warm up and soothe aching muscles than our large spa pool.