Queenstown your next memorable destination
Situated in the south west of New Zealand’s South island, QUEENSTOWN, are a four season lake and alpine resort.
Phenomenal scenery, wide range of activities and a splendid warm welcome, marks it as New Zealand’s favorite visitor destination.
The sublime nature beauty set on the shores of Lake Waktipu is the perfect place for your holiday time.
Who would not like a homely environment along with perfect breathtaking views? Here at hippo lodge backpackers we provide you with best yet simple homely rooms. Our accommodations varying from dorms to deluxe, each one of them designed for your comfort and for you to enjoy Queenstown stunning views.
It is perfect for a family trip, for relaxations and explorations or a solo ‘all to you’ trip. Being a four season resort Queenstown always has something new and adventurous to offer. From fun activities to the festivals and events organized all year around, Queenstown is always an extra treat for its visitors. Winter festival being (welcomed in June) the greatest of all.
This year spend your winters with a dramatic twist, indulging your time in full of fun and adventurous activities. Famous for skiing and snowboarding, Queenstown offers you multiple winters’ sports. Even if you are not a winter person Queenstown has everything to boast up your winters and make your holiday time worthwhile.
Winter skiing is the best and most awaited part of this season. Ski passes if not bought earlier can also be bought on mountains; one could get the ski equipment from nearby markets. Pre booked Busses are also facilitated for transport medium which pickup visitors from their hostels. Night skiing can also be enjoyed specifically only in Queenstown at some nights
Snowboarding, ice skating, snow shoeing, heli-snowshoeing and snowmobile explorations are also commonly enjoyed activities. Off-snow activities include bungy jumping, sightseeing, sky diving, guided tours, and much more.
Other than the winter celebrations, all other seasons are celebrated equally along with every kind of events (New Year’s celebrations, international sports event, family events, arts event, film festivals etc).
One tends to boast and refresh them after a long tiring day, for that purpose Queenstown offers from fanciest fine dining to local street food. Restaurants, bars, cafes here are endless satisfying each and everyone’s taste buds to perfection, providing traditional yet sophisticated culinary delights.
The resort has a lot to offer when it comes to shopping on an international scale offering you, your favorite brands and New Zealand’s signature design stores. Not just that but banks, ATMS, post offices, internet cafes, spas, health and fitness centers and all daily life facilities are available to you even miles away from your home.
Plan your holidays wisely this year making them memorable for a lifetime, as possibilities here at Queenstown are endless.