- Type: Boutique Hotel
- Summary: Luxury hotel in the heart of New Zealand's adventure capital
- Feature: A wealth of exciting acitivities on your doorstep
- Rooms: 10 Suites
- Nearest airport: Queenstown Airport
Location and transfer
Approximately 15 minutes from Queenstown Airport by private car transfer.
Designed for comfort and luxury, each suite is warm and inviting, stylishly decorated with designer furnishings, stone clad fireplaces and local New Zealand artwork. Identical in design and layout, the suites differ in the stunning views of Queenstown and the surrounding mountain ranges. With either a plush king-size or twin beds, the suites are luxurious and elegant, with opulent possum throws, full marble bathrooms, large balconies and a fantastic entertainment system. All rooms are available to interconnect, whilst some can include an extra bed or cot for children.
- Size: 60m²
- Room View: City
- Facilities: These suites offer views of the vibrant city and the walkway beneath.
- Size: 60m²
- Room View: St Peter's Church and Gardens
- Facilities: These lavish suites overlook the grassy gardens of St Peter's Church.
- Size: 60m²
- Room View: Partial Lake and Mountains View
- Facilities: These spacious suites enjoy incredible views of Lake Wakatipu and the mountains.
The hotel’s restaurant and bar, No. 5 Church Lane, offers delicious New Zealand cuisine, prepared with a Mediterranean twist. With Queenstown’s meat-focused scene, No. 5 offers perhaps the finest vegetarian options in the city, using fresh local produce to create a reimagined version of traditional New Zealand dishes. A sleek, elegant setting, the gourmet food is served in a friendly sharing plate style. The chic adjoining bar is renowned for its signature cocktails, using the finest spirits and local ingredients. The wine list is handpicked and exclusively from the Central Otago region, showcasing the best of New Zealand's tipples.
- Cuisine: Local cuisine
- Setting: This little gem has remained one of Queenstown's hidden secrets for too long. With only 24 seats, it is an intimate place to head to for superb dining.
- Dress Code: Smart-casual
- Children's Menu: No
- Vegetarian Option: No
- Reservation Required: No
Queenstown is famously the adventure capital of New Zealand, with no shortage of activities to suit every visitor. The Spire has a small fleet of Range Rovers available for guests, ideal for exploring the stunning area and visiting the many golf courses, mountains and wine estates of Central Otago. Minutes from the base of the Skyline Gondola, hop up for fantastic views of the city and exciting activities including mountain biking, luging and paragliding. Perhaps Queenstown’s most famous activity for adrenaline junkies, bungee-jump at Kawarau River. Visiting in winter months creates phenomenal skiing, the hotel's ski concierge will book, hire equipment and guides to ensure the best experience. With so many options, The Spire creates a tailor-made itinerary catering for individual needs, for an incredible trip.
Lakes & Mountains
Less than 100 metres from the shores of Lake Wakatipu, The Spire in Queenstown is nestled in the beautiful region of New Zealand’s Southern Alps. There are a wealth of activities to enjoy around the lake and mountain ranges, including unrivalled skiing in the winter months and exploring the lake on the iconic TSS Earnslaw. For a break from the excitement of Queenstown, relaxing on the shore of Lake Wakatipu offers one of the most beautiful and dramatic views of the famous Remarkables mountain range in the backdrop. One of the world’s most stunning natural attractions, the sublime Milford Sound is an easy day trip from Queenstown. With dramatic cliffs, indigo waters and cascading waterfalls at 1000 metres high, The Spire offers all-inclusive trips here, including helicopter trips above the incredible terrain.
A location with a wealth of exciting activities for the whole family, The Spire offers excellent family-friendly services. An excellent children’s menu is available with room service, as well as freshly prepared baby food and a ‘baby basket’ filled with luxury amenities available on arrival. Cots and extra beds are available on request, as well as interconnecting rooms. Children’s books, DVDs and games are provided as well as a babysitting service. Tailor made itineraries can include many family-friendly options that Queenstown has to offer, including rafting, horse riding and the Skyline Gondola, creating the perfect trip for the whole family.