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Tag Archives: Queenstown

What’s inside New Zealand’s ‘Best Hotel’?

The Rees Hotel Queenstown was joint winner of ‘Best NZ Hotel’ and ‘Best Hotel Chef’ in the recent 2017 HM Awards for Accommodation and Hotel Excellence held in Sydney. The hotel also took out the ‘Best Tourism Organisation or Travel Product’ category in the Australian Society of Travel Writers awards of excellence in early September. The Rees general manager, Mark Rose, has …

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Wyndham expands in New Zealand

Wyndham Hotel Group has announced the signing of its second hotel in Queenstown, ideally timed to service a need for high-quality accommodation in New Zealand’s third largest tourism market. Wyndham Garden Remarkables Park, Queenstown, is slated to open in May next year, with construction in the estate already underway. It will be the second Wyndham Garden destination in New Zealand, …

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Cosy entertainment at alpine lodge, The Whistler

The Whistler, Queenstown

The Whistler, Queenstown offers apartment accommodation in an outdoor sportsperson’s paradise. Nestled between the Queenstown Hill Recreation Reserve and Ben Lomond Scenic Reserve, the complex is also conveniently located to amenities, including a short four-minute walk to the local supermarket for supplies. For those who prefer to kick back and let others do the cooking on holidays, the nearest restaurant …

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Holiday Inn Express headed for Queenstown

Aerial view of Queenstown in South Island, New Zealand

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and Australian boutique hotel developer Pro-invest Group have unveiled plans to establish a $60 million Holiday Inn Express in the centre of Queenstown. The innovative 227-room select service hotel will be value rich and cater to self-sufficient travellers by providing a ‘little bit of nice’ when and where it’s needed most. That means frictionless service, faster …

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Crowne Plaza Queenstown welcomes Anna Edie as new general manager

Crowne Plaza Queenstown this week welcomes internationally-experienced hotelier Anna Edie to the position of general manager. Australian-born Anna, 33, takes the helm at Queenstown’s award-winning lakefront hotel after eight years with the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), most recently as Executive Assistant Manager at Australia’s iconic Intercontinental Sydney Double Bay. Commenting on her appointment, Anna said she’s delighted to take the …

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