Lake Hayes Motel
Travel Blogs from Queenstown
Today when I left my apartment I walked around the town and took some pictures. Then I saw a sign that had a special deal on for the ice bar but it wasn't until later so I went to a local café to have lunch. Once I had finished my lunch at flame bar and grill I walked back to where the sign was earlier. To ...
So I'm getting bored telling you all about my time at CrossFit so will just let you know that I'm very very sore after today. The last few weeks have been so beautiful weather wise. Someone told me today that it's the 24th day of blue skies and warm climate. I walked to work in just a t-shirt and no need to wear my big coat or boots now as the ground is dry and there's even the smell of fresh cut grass in the air! The blossom tree ...
... all the time just in case you float to the bottom of the earth and your lungs fill with water, your head might explode and you will die." Others were saying how well they could swim and how far under water they could go and one quiet and shier one put his hand up and said "I can't hardly swim at all" with a really 'feel-sorry-for-me' face on. I tried to conceal my laugher for the majority of the time because it was too much. After what felt like a lifetime of repeating similar things ...
... but Jonas and I pretty much skidded a lot of the downhill section as otherwise we'd be flat on our *****! Not much else happened after this and we travelled to our accommodation for the night, Rangitata. We stayed in the middle of nowhere and had the place to ourselves. It was our final night with the remainder of the original gang so we had some drinks together and finished the night outside stargazing for a while, as this area is reported to be one of the best in the world ...
... was another very pretty one, with the Wakatipu Lake and snow-capped mountains. It was a fairly windy drive though, but thankfully the road was clear and not too busy. We arrived in Glenorchy shortly after noon, and decided to walk the Glenorchy Trail. This took us about an hour and gave us a good view of the surrounding mountains, as well as taking us through a marsh. It was fun watching the ducks in the marsh keep diving for fish- their butts were bobbing up and ...
Other places to stay in Queenstown
377 Frankton Rd, Queenstown | 5 star hotelfrom $154
Corner Earl Street and Marine Parade, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $107
- Great central location
- Great spot!
- Not bad but make sure you have a printout of your reservation
Corner Frankton Rd & Adelaide St, Private Bag, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $88
- A fabulous anniversary
- Great position, wonderful views
- OK for the price
Corner Frankton Road And Stanley Street, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- We had a lovely stay
- Had a lovely stay
- A large hotel with little atmosphere
Beach Street, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $105
- Great hotel in great location
- Modern hotel in Queenstown
- Amazing hotel.....
10-18 Brunswick Street, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $164
- St Moritz, Queenstown
- A Wonderful Stay
- Great Views
Sainsbury Road 9197, Queenstown | 3 star hotelfrom $78
91 Fernhill Rd, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $115
- Good and bad at the Heritage
- An Alpine retreat from the bustle of Queenstown
- Noisy neighbours spoilt the stay.
88 Frankton Road, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $87
8 Duke St, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $206
- Un hôtel confortable et super bien situé
- Angenehmer Aufenthalt in erstklassiger Lage
- First Class
27 Stanley St, Queenstown | 3 star hotelfrom $92
- Mehr kann man nicht verlangen
- Couldn't ask for more.
- Sehr schönes Hotel mit tollem Ausblick auf den See
594 Frankton Road, Queenstown | 3 star hotelfrom $83
27 Stanley St, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $108
- A very good place to stay.
- Not my cup of tea
- What a View at a Great Place
110 Frankton Rd, Queenstown | 5 star hotelfrom $137
554-558 Frankton road, Queenstown | 3 star hotelfrom $74
171 - 179 Frankton Road, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $107
146 Arthur's Point Road, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $100
- Good but how did it make gold?
- Have never had such a bad experience
- Very disappointed
35 Melbourne Street, Queenstown | 3 star hotelfrom $93
2 Beetham St, Queenstown | 5 star hotelfrom $149
1 Melbourne Street, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $104
139 Fernhill Road, Queenstown | 3 star hotelfrom $89
21 Robins Rd, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $228
Corner Gorge Road, Queenstown | Hotelfrom $122
Cnr Isle and Brecon St, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $364
26 Isle St, Queenstown | 4 star hotelfrom $218
- A great place for a honeymoon
- Excellent B&B in Queenstown!
- Dont be misled by the facade