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Highlands Rules !!

On a family holiday to Queenstown, as an avid motorsport fan I simply had to do a sales job on the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Porirua, New Zealand
Amazing fun

Went there with three couples and one three year old. Arrived to find an amazing professional... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hazel N
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“go karts”(96 reviews)
“race track”(42 reviews)
“hot lap”(29 reviews)
Highlands is a destination for everyone. A truly international 5 star facility, it boasts multiple ways to experience the circuit at speed from McLaren’s to Porsche’s, is home to the best outdoor go-kart circuit in the southern hemisphere, showcases...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
SH6 & Sandflat Road, Cromwell 9384, New Zealand
+64 3-445 4052
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a family holiday to Queenstown, as an avid motorsport fan I simply had to do a sales job on the family to visit Highlands Motorsport Park :-) We spent 3 wonderful hours there and no one was disappointed. Visited the amazing museum collection, took...More

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JSHMP2015, General Manager at Highlands Motorsport Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

HI Russ! What awesome feedback! We look forward to seeing you on your next "sales" trip! Cheers Josie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with three couples and one three year old. Arrived to find an amazing professional venue. Beautifully laid out with obviously a lot of money spent on amenities. Went go carting and found it fun for all ages. Ranging 30 to 65. Did not...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving the mustang i it was great I recommend it to drive the instructor was very good The staff were very help full

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our quick tour of the area included stopping in at Highlands to see the car museum. 5 star customer service, coffee and cake at the cafe was hot and fresh with friendly staff. The auto museum was interesting with some fabulous vehicles on display, however...More

Thank Pia A
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Great place. lovely cafe. My 21 year old son loved his driving experience. Will defiantly be going back.

Thank noteltrap1964
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We drove past late in the afternoon and my husband had to stop. The staff were very friendly and we still had time for a walk around the museum and a quick go at the go cart track. For my first time go carting I...More

Thank stefaniedp
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Very helpful and friendly staff and an awesome place to visit. Done the fast lap which was great but didnt quite meet my expectations of speed. Will definitely be back to explore other attractions at Highlands in the future

Thank SMiller88
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Had a quick visit at highlands for a round of karting. $45 per person for 10 rounds and of you decide to go for another round it will cost $25/ person.

Thank Allan D
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Went round the museum. Loved the interesting mix of competition cars, genuinely exotic (Rare Aston Martin) and just plain interesting. The wall of fame is well worth a look. While up there on the mezzanine level take a look over the track. This is a...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here before and visited the museum and done the go-karts but this visit was just to beat my partner in the go-karts! I’d go back to the museum but the fun we had on the karts track can’t be beaten. Great set up!...More

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Karen O
29 July 2018|
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Response from rsatnam | Reviewed this property |
We had a rental car too. It is an hour or two drive to the park and it is a beautiful drive too. On the way back we stopped for wine and cheese tasting at Gibbston. If you can do the same, it would be awesome. I am not sure... More
Suhaimi H
4 July 2018|
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Response from JSHMP2015 | Property representative |
HI there sorry minimum age is 6 years old, we do have balance bikes though for little ones.
12 April 2017|
Response from JSHMP2015 | Property representative |
HI There, We are open both days - in fact the only day we are not open is Christmas Day. Our operating hours are 10 - 5pm. The Taxi can fit up to four people at a time. You can do two taxi's and have three in one and... More