Explore the treasures of New Zealand’s South Island with a stay in scenic Queenstown. This lakeside town boasts a backdrop of dramatic mountain ranges and plenty of luxurious spots to enjoy the view. For a fantastic scenery, head up to Skyline Queenstown or take a slow cruise on the tranquil waters of Lake Wakatipu. Queenstown is a beautiful city with plenty of luxurious spas, contemporary restaurants and renowned museums. Highlights include the excellent Lakes District Museum and Art Gallery, Ivan Clarke Gallery, and Milford Gallery. Make sure to sample regional cuisines and experience local’s friendly hospitality. Thrill-seekers and skiers can base themselves Queenstown for easy access to the nearby Coronet Peak and world-renowned mountain ranges like The Remarkables. Queenstown is also ideally located near local wineries, where you can tour the vineyards and learn about New Zealand wine. Nearby, you’ll also find historical mining towns like Arrowtown which capture the region’s fascinating past.