The Elms at Lake Hayes - Queenstown, NZ

The Elms on Lake Hayes features stunning architecture and sweeping views of surrounding peaks with direct access to picture perfect Lake Hayes.

The Elms consists of:
• Villa One (3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6 pax)
• Villa Two (4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10 pax)
• Villa Three (3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6 pax)

This apartment features design by renowned Virginia Fisher with signature textures and finishes in classic Country chic style. With three bedrooms and generous lounge areas leading onto outdoor terraces this is the perfect family hideaway. Patio hot tub and outdoor fireplace complete the entertaining areas.

This apartment features 4 bedrooms (including Teenagers quad suite) and large cinema suite, generous open dining and lounge area leading to sweeping terraced area for enjoying the sunshine. An outdoor fireplace and covered lounge compliments the hot tub for 4 seasons enjoyment.

A signature Carnachan architectural design featuring wide open spaces and stunning mirrored central pod which conceals the commercial kitchen. With 3 generous bedrooms and huge open lounge and dining area opening on to enormous terraces along with second ‘nook’ lounge.

A modern light-filled eatery ticked away in the centre of bustling Queenstown, surrounded by an urban forest of native trees with a backdrop of some of the regions oldest historic building. It’s the essence of New Zealand. Rata creates genuine dining experiences featuring well balanced and inspired New Zealand cuisine. Rata is delicious, inventive, generous and adventurous with their cuisine.

Madam Woo
Specialising in authentic Malaysian and Chinese street food, Madam Woo provides diners with a bustling atmosphere with a real Colonial Asian feel.

Fergburger is a hamburger restaurant that started up as a ‘hole in the wall’ operation in 2001 that has caught the attention of burger lovers everywhere. For a casual meal and a great burger definitely check this place out!

You will see mountains gliding by as your helicopter winds its way through the Southern Alps on an unforgettable flight to Milford Sound. This breathtaking flight takes you over secluded alpine lakes, lush rainforest, through deep bush- fringed valleys and past rugged mountain peaks. Land and stroll on a deserted beach to absorb the natural beauty of Fiordland. Your flight then sweeps the full length of the fiord until you reach the rugged West Coast offering a unique opportunity where you may see wildlife in their natural colonies. Experience a glacier landing before touching down at one of the secret wilderness sites for a picnic lunch!

Experience the thrills and excitement of this buggy off-roading excursion as you explore the many trails located around Queenstown’s stunning Wakatipu Valley. The latest model 6- seater buggy will conquer almost any terrain. It is the perfect vehicle to explore a range of exhilarating terrain including steep mountain climbs, creek crossings and beautiful forest tracks and trails. Your expert local guide will take you on thrilling trails and entertain you with their extensive local area knowledge.

There are spectacular photo opportunities with exclusive vantage points over-looking Queenstown and the Wakatipu Valley.

For those interested, we can also offer a self-drive option. Having acquired the necessary skills in the training area your guide will lead you in your own 2 seat buggy on off road tracks and trails to stunning view points over Queenstown. You will get to test the full capabilities of this machine in action and will be rewarded with endless fun, excitement and off road adrenalin rushes with some of the most spectacular views you could imagine.

Take time to enjoy the magnificent trails located within the Queenstown region:
• LakeHayesLoopTrail(1hour)
• SawPitGullyLoopTrail(1.5hours)
• ShotoverRiverTrail(2hours)

For a change of scenery with beech forest surrounds and lake and mountain vistas
• SamSummersHuttWalk(2hours)
• LakeRereLoopTrack(fullday–6hours)

Or take a helicopter flight into Fiordland for an exclusive hike.

Visit the Gibbston Valley burgeoning wine region, the Southernmost wine producing region in the world. Here extreme conditions have led to pioneering winemaking, consistently superb wines, and worldwide recognition. Your specialist wine guide will share wonderful insights into the history of the industry and the challenges facing local winemakers all while visiting a collection of fantastic and varied wineries.

Experience the Exceptional with an exclusive day of motorsport action at Cromwell’s world class Motorsport facility. The purpose built international circuit offers a variety of experiences to ensure the whole family is immersed in this adrenaline fuelled excitement.

The appeal of this adventure playground is not limited to those with gasoline in their veins – take a Radical U-Drive and feel the thrill and power of being in the driver’s seat as you learn the skills to drive the track from a professional – immerse in the thrill of speed in a Ferrari hot lap whilst safe in the hands of a professional driver.

Enjoy racing on the purpose-built go-kart track in German built Rimo carts – capable of speeds of up to 50km’s per hour. The 650m track will bring out the competitive spirit in everyone as you race for the fastest lap time with a podium presentation on completion.

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