Queenstown - Quiet location within walking distance of the town centre
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Bella Vista Motel Queenstown


We welcome you to Bella Vista Motel Queenstown

This property has been independently assessed by Qualmark as 4 star plus quality accommodation.

Our motel accommodation is the perfect base for you to explore Queenstown, which is often described as a cosmopolitan haven, offering unlimited adventure, southern wine and cuisine with breath-taking alpine scenery. Warm summers and spectacular winters ensure Queenstown is an idyllic holiday location all year round.

From the moment you arrive at Bella Vista, you'll enjoy the convenience of being located in close proximity to the Queenstown CBD for business, shops, entertainment and other activities. At Our motel accommodation in Queenstown, we cater for all your business or recreational needs. Whilst central, the motel is also very quiet, allowing you a good night's sleep.

We are easy to find on Robins Road being one of the closest motels to central Queenstown. Only 5 minutes’ walk from the lakefront and Skyline Gondola which takes you to the top of Bobs Peak, giving you spectacular views over the city.

We have plenty of parking, so you can leave your car and avoid parking issues or explore on foot.

Our Queenstown motel accommodation includes a variety of studios plus one, two and three bedroom interconnecting units which means we can offer accommodation suitable for couples, families or smaller groups.

Along with great central Queenstown motel accommodation, we also offers free and unlimited WiFi.

All our studio rooms are ensuite with kitchenettes which include microwave, bar fridge, toaster, kettle and our motel apartments have full cooking facilities.

Our team are always on hand to assist with anything you may need, including ideas and tips on how to make the most of your stay and time in Queenstown. You will always be greeted with a warm smile and a great welcome at Bella Vista Motel Queenstown and we look forward to hosting you soon!

Contact us for more information on availability, rates and rooms at Bella Vista Motel Queenstown.

Contactless self check-in is available on your arrival day and also outside of office hours.  Please check your booking confirmation email for further instructions.


Distances from Motel

Town Centre 300m
Airport 7km
Ski Fields 15km
Arrowtown 20km
Skyline Gondola 300m
AJ Hackett Bungy 32km
Milford Sound 394km
Lake Wanaka 68km
  • At a glance
  • Check-in 3.00pm

    Check-out 10.00am

    Office hours 8.00am to 4.00pm*

  • On-site parking Onsite parking free of charge. EV charger available for a small fee.

  • Available on request Interconnecting rooms, cot, high chair.

  • Value adds Free unlimited WIFI, guest laundry, ski drying room, activity booking service.

  • Email

  • Address 36 Robins Road, Queenstown

  • Phone +64 3 442 4468


Room Options

Room Options

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Compact Studio

Queen bed and ensuite. Hairdryer provided. Compact rooms are ideal for short stays. Kitchenette which includes microwave, toaster, kettle (no oven or hob) and a bar fridge. Plasma TV with Freeview. Free-Wifi.

  • 16 m2
  • 1
  • 2
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Queen Studio

Queen-bed and ensuite. Hairdryer provided. Kitchenette which includes microwave, toaster, kettle (no oven or hob) and a bar fridge. Plasma TV with Freeview. Free Wifi

  • 20 m2
  • 1
  • 2
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King Studio

King bed and ensuite. Hairdryer provided. Kitchenette which includes microwave, toaster, kettle (no oven or hob) and a bar fridge. Plasma TV with Freeview. Free-Wi-Fi. We have a limited number of King studios with two single beds instead of a king, which are subject to availability and must be booked in advance (48 hours before your arrival).

  • 20 m2
  • 1
  • 2
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Full Kitchen Studio

Full cooking facilities including oven (without hob), electric frying pan, fridge, toaster, microwave, dishwasher and crockery/cutlery and dining table and chairs. King bed and single bed. Ensuite bathroom with shower over single bath. Hairdryer provided. Plasma TV with Freeview. Free-Wi-Fi

  • 27 m2
  • 2
  • 3
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1 Bedroom Family Unit (4 pax)

Open plan dining / bedroom with King bed in the main room and the kitchen to the side of the room. Ensuite bathroom. Hairdryer provided. Separate bedroom has 2 single beds. Full cooking facilities including oven (without hob), electric frying pan, fridge, toaster, microwave, dishwasher and crockery/cutlery. Plasma TV with Freeview. Free and unlimited Wifi.

  • 37 m2
  • 3
  • 4
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Three Bedroom Interconnecting Unit

A great option for families and groups wanting to stay together and share the open plan facilities. The main room is open plan with King bed in the living/bedroom area with the kitchen to the rear of the room. Second bedroom with 2 single beds. Third bedroom with own entrance, queen bed, ensuite and kitchenette. Full cooking facilities including oven (without hob), electric frying pan, fridge, toaster, microwave, dishwasher and crockery/cutlery plus dining table and chairs. Hairdryer provided. Plasma TVs with Freeview, and Wifi.

  • 55 m2
  • 5
  • 6
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Two Bedroom Interconnecting Unit

Two studio rooms with ensuite bathrooms joined by an interconnecting door. One room has a King bed with full kitchen facilities including dishwasher, electric frying pan and oven (without hob), table and chairs. The second room has a King or twin bed. This sleeps a maximum of 5 pax. Plasma TVs with Freeview. Hairdryer provided. Free and unlimited Wifi.

  • 47 m2
  • 3
  • 5
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Budget Studio

Queen-bed and ensuite. Hairdryer provided. Budget rooms are ideal for short stays. Kitchenette which includes microwave, toaster, kettle (no oven or hob) and a bar fridge. Plasma TV with Freeview. Free Wireless Internet.

  • 16 m2
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  • 2


  • 24 fully serviced units (studio rooms and apartments available)

  • Fantastic central location. We are the closest motel to town only a 5-minute flat walk to central Queenstown

  • Beautiful mountain setting

  • Free WiFi available

  • Flat screen TV's with Freeview

  • Ski drying room and storage

  •  Accommodation to suit all budgets

  • Free off-street parking

  • Free guest activity booking service

  • Qualmark 4 Star Rating

  • Modern guest laundry

  • In-room safe 

  • Umbrellas provided in all rooms

  • Eftpos and credit card facilities 

  • Type 2 EV chargers. Please pre-book.

Local Attractions

Local Attractions

For more local info – email or give us a ring

Sightseeing Attractions & Day Trips

Lake Wakatipu

At 290 square km and a length of over 80 km, Lake Wakatipu is a mesmerising lake. Enjoy the many options on offer; including lakeside dining, the TSS Earnslaw, jet boating, catamaran cruising, Hydro Attack, fishing, plus much more.

Milford Sound Day Trip

New Zealand’s most stunning natural attraction. Journey to Milford Sound, located in the Fiordland National Park, where you will experience pristine scenery, snow capped peaks, cliffs, waterfalls and fiords. There are many fly/bus/boat cruise options to choose from.

Queenstown Skyline Gondola and Restaurant

Located an easy walk from town, take the scenic gondola ride up Bob’s Peak. Upon reaching the top your options include - dining at the Stratosfare Restaurant for lunch or dinner, a Kiwi Haka Maori Cultural performance, luge tracks down, mountain biking or stargazing at night. 


Located a 20 minute drive from Queenstown, Arrowtown is a quaint and charming gold rush village nestled below the peaks that surround the Arrow River. While you’re there enjoy a spot of shopping, dining in one of the restaurants, golfing and even gold panning.

Ben Lomond Walkway

It is a full day’s hike; the section from the saddle to the summit is very steep and not recommended for children under 10 years old.

The track begins at the Skyline Access Road/Tiki Trail. At about 800m altitude, you’ll climb to the 1326m Ben Lomond Saddle 3 – 4 hours. From here the track gets steeper and rougher as it approaches the 1,748m summit. 6 – 8 hours.

Walter Peak Farm Tours

A visit to Walter Peak Farm will give you an insight to farming life in New Zealand. You’ll travel on the TSS Earnslaw and reach the farmland located on Lake Wakatipu’s south-western shores.  The host will provide a guided walking tour of the farmyard and onto the lakeside gardens and Colonel’s Homestead. Options include: morning tea, afternoon tea, lunch and dinner.

Wine Tours & Tastings

There are a number of options for touring and tasting the local Central Otago wines. Either visit these yourself for tastings or a meal, or join one of the many tours available. With over 75 wineries in the region you are spoilt for choice - some highlights include: Amisfield, Gibbston Valley Winery and Peregrine.

Queenstown Underwater Observatory

Located on the Main Town Pier (lake end) this observatory allows visitors to check out the inhabitants of Lake Wakatipu including Diving ducks, large trout and eels. You’ll also learn about the myths of legends of the lake and its surrounds.

Lake Hayes

Located about 15 minutes drive from Queenstown, Lake Hayes is a stunning spot that’s famous for its natural beauty and reflective photo opportunities. Lake Hayes is popular for runners, walkers, weddings and photographers, day-trippers. The lake loop walk is approx. 2 – 3 hours.

Queenstown Dining & Nightlife

There are many dining and drinking options available in Queenstown. Some popular ones are Fergburger for the best burger in town, Rata for a modern and stylish menu and Perky’s Floating Bar for something a bit different.



Adrenalin Activities

Hydro Attack

Queenstown's newest and most thrilling activity. Described as the ultimate ride, you are strapped inside what feels like a cross between a fighter jet and torpedo. Carve back and forth through the waters of Lake Wakatipu at up to 80kph

Kawarau Jet Boat

Board the K-Jet at the Queenstown Jetty and head across the pristine waters of Lake Wakitipu and through the Kawarau river into the fast moving braids of the Shotover River. 60 minutes of adrenalin packed jet boating.

Shotover Jet

The Shotover Jet has been operating since 1970 and is the only company permitted to operate through the spectacular Shotover River Canyons, hold on tight for the exhilarating full 360 degree spins.

Skippers Canyon Jet

This 18km stretch of Queenstown's tightest jet boating canyon's excites even the most seasoned traveller, enjoy 30 minutes of heat pumping thrills through Skippers Canyon Rivers.

Dart River Jet Boat Safaris

Dart River Jet is Queenstown's longest jetboat ride on the channels of the magnificient glacier fed Dart River, winding it's way from the majestic mountains that were featured in some of the scenes in Lord of the Rings.

NZONE Skydiving

NZONE was established in 1990 by two parachute enthusiasts who between them have over 60 years skydiving experience. Step out of the aircraft at 15,000 feet and after 60 seconds of freefall, enjoy the spectacular views of Queenstown.

Queenstown Zipline Tour

Ziptrek Ecotours is the world’s steepest tree-to-tree zipline. With a 3-hour and 2-hour option, enjoy an adrenaline rush paired with spectacular views of Queenstown, the Remarkables, plus much more.

Shotover Canyon Fox & Swing

Fox – This is in essence New Zealand's highest flying fox featuring a unique launch rail system, which gives you a dropping sensation before you zip across the Shotover Canyon offering over 400 metres of zipline in two directions.

Swing – A giant rope swing set on a 109m high cliff over the Shotover River. Offering over 70 different jump styles that take swingers on a 60m freefall past the vertical cliff face.

Fear Factory Queenstown

New Zealand’s scariest Haunted House - Fear Factory is located in Shotover Street and offers visitors a real-life horror experience.

Riverboarding, Sledgings & Riversurfing

Situated on Queenstown’s Kawarau River, you’ll be riding grade 2 – 3 rapids on specially modified boards or sledges. It’s an adventure filled experience with different levels available.

Bungy Jumping

Nevis Bungy - The Nevis is Queenstown's highest bungy jump and is 134 metres above the rugged Nevis River.

Kawarau Bridge Jump - This is Queenstown's original bungy jump over the Kawarau River and you can choose to bob above the water, touch it or get fully immersed.

Ledge Bungy - This unique AJ Hackett bungy is situated at the peak of the Gondola which is 400 metres in elevation above Queenstown's City Centre. The Gondola terminal is a short 3 minute walk from Bella Vista.


Bella Vista Queenstown will happily offer local advice on any of these activities and will gladly facilitate complimentary reservations should an activity require a booking.

Skiing Queenstown

Queenstown is renown as a winter mecca for ski and snowboarders. With two major fields just minutes from Queenstown resort centre and a further two within an hour's drive. Your options really are excellent. Bella Vista Queenstown is the perfect Queenstown accommodation choice, for the winter seasons, close to ski bus pick-ups and the property features a drying room for wet ski gear.

Here's a brief run-down on your ski field options

Coronet Peak

Queenstown's closest and most probably most popular ski-field

1649m highest point, 481m vertical drop

Terrain: 280 hectares

25% Beginner 45% Intermediate 30% Advanced

Operating hours: 8am to 5pm daily, Night Skiing 4 – 9 pm Fri & Sat

Season: late June to early October (may vary year to year)

The Remarkables

A field growing rapidly in popularity af ter a significant multi-million dollar investment over the last couple of years

Base Elevation:1943 m high, 468m vertical drop

Terrain: 385 hectares

30% Beginner 40% Intermediate 30% Advanced

Operating hours: 9am to 4pm daily

Season: late June to early October (may vary year to year)

Queenstown Bella Vista

Cardrona Skifield

A great all round ski resort situated halfway between Queenstown and Wanaka 

Base Elevation: 1260m Highest Lifted Point: 1860m Vertical Rise: 600m 

Terrain: 345 hectares 

25% Beginner 50% Intermediate 25% Advanced

Operating hours: 9am to 4pm daily

Season: late June to early October (may vary year to year)

Treble Cone

The largest ski field in the area and most technically challenging.

Base Elevation: 1260m Lift elevation: 1960m Summit elevation: 2088m


Terrain: 550 hectares

10% Beginner 45% Intermediate 45% Advanced

Operating hours: 9am to 4pm daily

Season: late June to early October (may vary year to year)



Gallery Deals


Queenstown has countless great eateries, bars and cafes and there is definitely something for everyone.  Whether it is a special occasion or a night out with friends, you are certain to find something tasty.   Staying with Bella Vista Queenstown gives you easy access to this fantastic array of international cuisin being that your Queenstown accommodation is only a five minute flat walk into the centre of town.  So make sure you give your tastebuds a treat when you stay with us! If you are seeking good Kiwi pub grub, then look no further than Brazz Steakhouse Bar & Grill. 

10% Off Brazz Steakhouse Bar & Grill


Book with Bella Vista and enjoy a 10% discount off food and beverage a the popular Brazz Steakhouse Bar & Grill.  Well priced and a favourite with Queenstown locals, Brazz is a short, flat walk from your motel room. Valid until 31 May 2022.

queenstown accommodation Bella Vista

This deal cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion that Brazz is running. Room keys must be shown to illustrate proof of your booking with Bella Vista



  • This popular Bella Vista motel is located in the heart of Queenstown, only 300 metres / 5 minutes walk to the town centre and lake front. 
  • Close to shops, cafe's, restaurants, and all activity providers
  • Super shuttle drops off and picks up at reception

36 Robins Road, Queenstown

+64 3 442 4468

[email protected]

Travel distances in kilometres to Queenstown

  • From:
  • Ashburton 397 kms
  • Blenheim 788 kms
  • Christchurch 485 kms
  • Dunedin 285 kms
  • Fox Glacier 329 kms
  • Franz Josef Glacier 352 kms
  • Greymouth 524 kms
  • Hanmer Springs 612 kms
  • Hokitika 487 kms
  • Invercargill 189 kms
  • Kaikoura 660 kms
  • Mosgiel 271 kms
  • Nelson 811 kms
  • Oamaru 288 kms
  • Te Anau 174 kms
  • Wanaka 71 kms
  • Westport 625 kms


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