Coronet Peak Hotel
Travel Blogs from Queenstown
... the road, which was pretty much deserted. However, the road from Te Anau, through the Homer Tunnel to Milford was ... (running out of superlatives.)
We had a cold, wet trip on Fiordland Navigator. It would have been lovely to do this trip in the summer, but even the weather we experienced didn't spoil the trip. It is, after all one of the wettest places at sea level in the world. Mitre Peak was nice to see, but the fiords, complete with ...
After taking advantage of some long sleep time and late wake up on this fast day, we prayed Shacharit and said Kinnot until midday, then had a break where many campers went back to sleep to ride out the fast while others watched appropriate Tisha B'Av movies.
At 5:00 PM, we prayed Mincha and ended the fast watching the ...
So we've decided to spend the night in Queenstown. This place is awesome! It's like a ski resort at the moment as its al wintery over here but the atmosphere is so cool. W just brought some very expensive but very warm goose down jackets as we were scared ...
The final few weeks in Queenstown were spent doing the last minute tourist things we hadn't already done. Winter was finally here and the snow arrived so we were excited to go up the mountain. We headed to Arrowtown just in time so we could see all the beautiful coloured leaves at the end of autumn. We went up to Coronet Peak for our first experience of skiing in New Zealand. After a couple of runs got back into the swing of it again. Joe went up again to snowboard ...
... do it right by the main door with people coming in and out. He wasn't alone for long in the hot tub though as Philippa, Ella, Kara and me were given nice new bikinis and a free drink to join him, he was most pleased with this and we were then joined by Roman, Nienke, Sarah and Trevor. Seagull stood totally naked on the stage in Winnie's after Matt and Carlos had pulled his trousers down unexpectedly. Roman had been busy teaching us all a funny dance routine so we rocked ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking