Welcome To Blue Lake Chalet


Queenstown is a magical place to visit and with a focus on families and affordable water front holiday accommodation, Blue Lake Chalet is a large spacious open plan, absolute lake front apartment , with stunning views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkable mountains beyond, located within a short 18 minute level stroll to the town centre. 

This lake front apartment will make your stay easy and relaxing with a fantastic large open plan living area and fully equiped kitchen and dining area providing in room dinning and catering facilities whilst giving you spacious luxury Queenstown accomodation that is unsurpassed in this price range. 

An ideal option for large or extended families or a group of couples, seeking to spend a week or more in Queenstown with space to relax and spread out with stylish in room dinning and entertainment facilities on offer whilest enjoying this tranquil lake front location with immense views. 

Take the extra time in Queenstown you will not regret it, and make the most of this great holiday lake front location.

Blue Lake Chalet is located within a 4 star architecturally designed apartment complex  with double glazing, underfloor heating and a gas fire, all on the one level which ensures the apartment is toasty warm in winter as you relax after a day of activities in Queenstown whilest you enjoy the spectacular and inspiring views from this spacious, elevated, absolute lake front chalet.

In summer you can enjoy the cool breeze off the lake on your own private balcony with views over looking the glistening Lake Wakatipu and on to the Remarkables mountain range,  allowing lake front alfesco dinning with truely impressive twilight views on those long balmy summer evenings Queenstown is famous for. 

It is also an ideal location for swimming in summer, lake edge picnics and water activities like canoeing or boating etc with a boat jetty 50 metres from the property providing easy access to water taxis boat cruses and other boating activities on the lake.

A winter snow skiing holiday staying at Blue Lake Chalet enables you to have the best of both spectacular Lake and Mountain views and easy access to central Queenstown which is only 2 minutes away by car and the Queenstown ski fields which are only 15-30 minutes away.  

The complex is also located on Frankton Road one of the main ski bus route's making it easy to commute to and from the ski fields by bus if required.  The apartment complex is an easy 2.3 kilometres or 18 minute flat walk along the lakes edge if you choose to walk to the town centre. This is a level walk and has some of the best scenic vistas available in Queenstown and is a must do activity whilest here at Blue Lake Chalet.

For the non skier the winter festival with its opening free music concert and fireworks display is a must do activity with a 2 week long entertainment line up too good to be true and now New Zealands best must do festival.  Check out their website at www.winterfestival.co.nz for all the details.  

The apartment has one of the largest open floorplan designs in Queenstown with a spacious designer kitchen, lounge and dinning area with a 6 seat dinning table which opens out onto the main balcony giving you a very large open plan living area that is unrivaled in this price range,  all with the back drop of stunning lake and alpine views.  

This enables you to dine-in or entertain in-house with friends with space and style for a more personal intimate experiance if required.  The main balcony is large enough for an outdoor dining setting with 4-6 chairs allowing alfresco dinning in the warmer months of the year.

The stylish fitted kitchen is fully equiped for self catering making holiday dining easy should you wish to dine in and has granite bench tops, seperate fridge and freezer, microwave oven, gas hobb, electric oven and duel draw dishwasher.  Each of the 3 bedrooms has its own ensuite providing versatile accommodation options for small groups or extended families.

The apartment complex is located directly on the main connectabus route that runs between the Airport and the town centre with the bus stop at the gate of the complex which has buses running past every 15 minutes from approximately 6.30 am till 11 pm every day of the week making it easy to get into central Queenstown and the airport via public transport if you choose not to hire a car, catch a cab for $12 or walk. 

If the $12 cab fare to town is not working for you weekly bus passes can be purchased for $25 for children and $35 for adults and provides unlimited travel in and around the Queenstown region making this option an affordable alternative to hiring a car and enabling you to move freely around the town and the surrounding areas like the historic village of Arrowtown, the Shotover River, Lake Hayes, the Airport and nearby Remarkables Park shopping centre. 

Night buses also run on the hour every hour after 11pm till 5am following Thursday Friday and Saturday nights making this a viable alernative to driving or walking for anyone seeking to make the most of central Queentowns vibrant night life and entertainment. 

With luxury lake front accommodation starting from $125 NZD* per person ** per night along with low cost airfairs with Jetstar makes a Queenstown holiday more affordable than ever.  Blue Lake Chalet is an independantly owned and operated chalet apartment within a larger resort complex and offers great value for families and small groups looking for a Queenstown experiance and absolute Lake front apartment accommodation with stunning views of Lake Wakatipu, The Remarkables , Walter Peak and Cecil Peak.

If you are looking for a Queenstown Holiday Experiance and affordable holiday accommodation with stunning views of the lake and mountains why not try Blue Lake Chalet.

Please note the images you see here are of the actual apartment you will be staying in and are intended to give a good idea of the size and standard of accomodation on offer here at Blue Lake Chalet.


 *conditions apply - usually for longer stays    ** based on minimum of 6 guests twin share

Features include:

  • Sleeps 6 - 3 bedrooms with  (2 x Queens, 2 x singles)
  • Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave and gas hob and electric oven.
  • Large living / dining room with 6 seater dining table with fabulous views.
  • 3 x Ensuite Bathrooms,  one in each Bedroom.
  • 1 Plasma TV and DVD player
  • Under floor heating and Gas Fire with double glazing throughout the apartment. 
  • Spacious deck with stunning Lake and Mountain Views
  • In room laundry facilities with washing machine and dryer
  • Outdoor BBQ facilities within the complex


What Makes Queenstown a great place to Holiday?

Queenstown has a vibrancy and energy about it that seems to come from the power of the mountains and the inspiration they create,  their scenic beauty as they combine with the colour, tranquility and movement of the Lake creating breath taking alpine vistas you will remember for a life time.  Queenstowns buzz also comes from the vitality, energy and character of both the local residents and the steady stream of visitors from around the world who are drawn to the town by this inspirational energy and stunning scenic beauty and who make Queenstown their holiday home for a short time. 

Summer is Queenstowns best kept secret and often overlooked by travelers and holidaymakers who arrive in the town and leave wishing they had made more time to stay having discovered Queenstown and only had time to sample its extensive offerings.  With warm 30 degree days and long twilight evenings and a cool lake ,  a Queenstown summer is like no other place. 

Add to this the dynamic local restaurant cuisines, cafe culture, night life, festivals and holiday activities and you have the perfect receipe for a holiday destination that will suit all members of your family or group of friends with a wide array of holiday activities to choose from. 

Queenstowns Summer festival is the highlight with a month long list of entertainment activities which kicks off with a Free New Years Eve party complete with fireworks and live music concert set in Earnlaw Park with stunning lake and mountain views as a backdrop.  Check out the website at www.summerdaze.co.nz to see whats on, your invited,  so check your self into Blue Lake Chalet for a month of summer fun, it has something for everyone in the family.

Some of Queenstowns world class attractions also come to life in Summer with 3 of the worlds 10 best walking tracks offering sun drenched mountain vistas for those seeking to tick these famous mountain walks off their bucket list.  Golfers are also well catered for with 5 world class courses with immense lake and mountain vistas that will inspire golfing memories of a lifetime. 

The big new summer activitiy that is now taking Queenstown by storm with booming holiday activity is Mountain Biking which New Zealand and Queenstown in particular have embraced.  This new sporting holiday activity which is fast becoming the summer alternative to skiing and where Queenstown excells with over 100 kilometres of amazing cycle trackes now developed and the exterme version of  "Heli Biking" really taking off in popularity.   

Blue Lake Chalet is ideally located direcly on the main cycle track out of the centre of town that takes you to the start of all the different cycle tracks making it the perfect accomodation choice for anyone booking a cycling holiday in Queenstown. 

Spring and Autum are also impressive seasons to visit Queenstown, Spring with its snippets of summer where the flowers and garderns of Queenstown come to life with lush spring growth and warmer weather opening up all the summer activites for action. Spring Skiing is still an option with Cycling, Golfing, Beaty Spas appealing alternative options.  Food and Wine tours and all the tourist activities spring to life as well making it a superb time to be in Queenstown.  

Autum with all its beautiful colours as they meld with the mountain vistas and the colours of the lake as it ushuers in winter makes the winery tours and the culinary food and wine experiances of Queenstown tempting options to indulge all your sences. 

Add to this the Gibbston Food and Wine festival, the Queenstown Bike Festival and the Arrowtown Autum Festival and you have an action packed March, April and May to round out your holiday events calander.

Blue Lake Chalet enhances these seasons with Spring and Autum long stay discounts to allow you to take the extra time and  make the most of these wonderful shoulder seasons to catch up and holiday with friends or family or for a more romantic themed break to revitalise all the important relationships in your life.

Queenstown and all it stands for is not easy to capture in a few words, you need to visit the town to really appreciate it fully. Often described as the southern hemisphere's premier alpine resort town , the images of Queenstown speak for themselves, its a really vibrant alpine village with world class resturants, cafe's and holiday night life with bars and clubs that never seem to close. 

For movie fans Queenstown is also a good base for exploring middle earth and its epic scenic vistas which can be experianced up close and in person.  One of the best options is by helicopter, but also by vehicle and or on foot.

It is a must visit tourist destination while in New Zealand with year round attractions catering for just about every possible holiday theme imaginable, and where most people would like to spend more time and definitely return again. 

Blue Lake Chalet is all about capturing these inspiring elements and stunning views of the mountains and the lake in a Queenstown holiday accomodation experiance, making it more possible, more affordable and easyier to get it right first time. 

There's so much to do and see in Queentown where time usually runs away on you, take the extra time and make the most of your Queentown holiday experiance at Blue Lake Chalet.  We recomend you stay a week or more as you will need at least this length of time to make the most of this inspiring village and its surrounds.

If spending some time in an awesome Alpine and Lake resort town is what you have in mind why not check out Blue Lake Chalet - Queenstown -  New Zealand for your next holiday destination!

Rates in  $NZD

  • Low season: $ 1,500* per week  ( Autum - Late April, May, early June for 3 bed option.
  • From $185* per night  for the Hotel Room, $199 for 2 bed and $295 for the 3 bed option
  • From 1,895 per week or $269* per night for the 2 bedroom self contained Chalet.
  • $1296* per 4 night stay for the 2 bedroom option ( 4 people twin share ).
  • $1285* per 3 night stay for 3 bedroom option ( 6 people twin share ).
  • $2,295* per week for the 2 bedroom option.
  • Shoulder season :$495* per night for 3 bedroom option.
  • Shoulder season: $2995* per week ( March-April - Oct , Nov & early December)
  • School holidays: $2995* per week
  • Easter: $3,495* per week (min 7 night stay)
  • Christmas holidays: $3550* per week ( Late Dec , Jan and Feb min 7 day bookings)
  • Nightly rate: $399* per night for 2 bed option (min 4 night stay)
  • Snow and High Season: $3,500* per week ( Late June, July, August, September , December ,  January and February)
  • $529* NZD per night for 3 bedroom option - ( min stay 5 nights ).
  • Discounts apply after 7 nights.
  • Please note all Tariffs are in $NZD.


* conditions apply refer Owner        **  based on 6 persons twin share

Sleeps 6 people

Please note: Bedding is provided (doonas and pillows).  LINEN IS PROVIDED.

With Luxury lake front accommodation starting from $185 NZD* per night for a hotel room, from $299 NZD* for the self contained 2 bedroom apartment option and from $395 NZD* for the 3 bedroom apartment.

Check in time is 3 p.m. Check out time is 10 a.m.

Feature List

  • Barbeque
  • Gas Log Fire 
  • High Chair
  • Inhouse Movies
  • Microwave
  • TV Reception
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Bedding (Linen)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Underfloor Heating
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron

  • Cooking Facilities
  • Gas Hobb 
  • Electric Oven
  • Refridgerator
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Stereo
  • Washing Machine


Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner. A Minimum Off Peak and Shoulder Season Booking Tariff of $990 for 3 nights applies plus a nightly booking Tariff for each additional night. Discounts apply for longer or weekly stays which we will advise on application.



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Blue Lake Chalet - Queenstown.pdf
Connectabus Route Map and Timetable 2012-3.pdf
Queenstownt_Golf_Guide_2012_Blue Lake Chalet.pdf
Booking Rental Agreement Queenstown.pdf

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