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Browns Ski Shop

Shotover & Brecon Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 4005
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Awesome Ski Shop

We have just spent a week in Queenstown and next time we go back Browns Ski Shop will be our first... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Toni H
via mobile
Renting kids gear

Super handy for renting gear and best price in town. Once you have registered and got measured you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RoadLessTravelled101
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Queenstown, New Zealand
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We know that renting ski and snowboard gear is not necessarily your favourite part of a winter holiday. But for us this is where the FUN begins. We try & make the rental process as easy as possible. Everything we do is driven by our love of skiing & riding & we want to help you get the same BUZZ, whether it's your first time on snow or whether you're a Masters Racer. We want to help you have the BEST winter holiday EVER.
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Shotover & Brecon Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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+64 3-442 4005
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have just spent a week in Queenstown and next time we go back Browns Ski Shop will be our first stop for snowboard rental! Amazing service, friendly staff, excellent equipment and nothing is too difficult. Such a great service to have drop off/collect gear...More

Thank Toni H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Super handy for renting gear and best price in town. Once you have registered and got measured you can just ring up and book the same gear again, its ready to collect in 10 mins. Fantastic service and value for money, no queues (unlike the...More

Thank RoadLessTravelled101
NZBuckStopsHere, Owner at Browns Ski Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks - great to hear & yes our computerised system does make life very easy :-)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Back to skiing after a long break and children wanting to snowboard. Very helpful, knowledgeable and patient. They went out of their way to ensure everything fitted perfectly. Thanks for making it so easy.

Thank NinaMacD
NZBuckStopsHere, Owner at Browns Ski Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear Nina, thanks again for taking the time to post a review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Bought a new pair of expensive boots......Haggis (the Scot in case you did not pick up) was exceptional......he not only fitted me out perfectly but took the time to explain many aspects about boot selection I was not aware of (that includes most aspects). His...More

Thank QCLodge
NZBuckStopsHere, Owner at Browns Ski Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks heaps for this review - now you just need to go use those boots LOL. Get up there, still a few weeks to go before the season ends!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, will definitely recommend It was our first time skiing in NZ and the staff at Browns made the experience well worth it

Thank Jeanette286
NZBuckStopsHere, Owner at Browns Ski Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks heaps for the review - cheers Browns crew.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Third time in Queenstown but the first time dealing with Browns and what a great outfit they are. Having worked in the industry in wholesale, retail, on snow and off, I can tell you these guys know what they're talking about. The technicians are right...More

Thank Mark R
NZBuckStopsHere, Owner at Browns Ski Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Mark for the feedback - and coming from a peer it's great to hear! Take care & see you next season :-)

Reviewed 1 week ago

I asked the guys if they had the same skis available I used last year, but they only had a shorter pair, yet they didn't leave it there, they made some calls and sure enough later that evening I got a call to say my...More

Thank NzMartin
NZBuckStopsHere, Owner at Browns Ski Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear - thanks again for using us & we will see you next time, cheers!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Browns made it all too easy. Very fast, very friendly, helpful and problem solvers. They had a lot better quality gear than other ski hire shops which made them most desirable to pay the little bit extra.... Great stuff, will definitley use Browns on my...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
NZBuckStopsHere, Owner at Browns Ski Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks heaps for taking the time to give some feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Browns is wonderful, you've got friendly staff whom are willing to help. Quality products and great product knowledge. Good prices for great gear that's maintained in a great condition. You feel welcomed and want to go back each time. Wonderful stuff and see you next...More

Thank WanderingGabe
NZBuckStopsHere, Owner at Browns Ski Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We will be here! Thanks again for your feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OK, it's not the cheapest ski rental in town...leave that to the green frog. Prices work out just above average. BUT the quality of gear is top notch. Add to the value of good grear at a good price, don't forget the before 10am no...More

Thank Brook E
NZBuckStopsHere, Owner at Browns Ski Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks heaps for your review - we are definitely not the cheapest in town, but as you say, we like to think we offer value. There are lots of little extras that we don't charge for like insurance, having days off, delivery & pick-up service,...More

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Response from NZBuckStopsHere | Property representative |
That is a really difficult question - there are so many hotels in Queenstown's CBD, and a lot of them will be frequented by ski shuttle buses. Sorry can't be of more help.
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