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“the penthouse”(15 reviews)
“great location”(53 reviews)
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All reviewsthe penthousegreat locationbedroom apartmentundercover car parkthe kitchenheated floor tilestop floorfantastic viewslovely apartmentcentre of townwalking distanceoverlooking lake wakatiputhese apartmentsdrying roomrestaurants and shopsfree wifismall balcony
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect view of the lake from the balcony. Best to stay on the 3rd or 4th floor. Level 5 is the penthouse. Right at the end of the shopping and restaurants so it is not too rowdy at night. At the same time everything is...More

Thank Bryaan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a studio apartment on the top floor. The view to the lake and surrounding mountains was gorgeous. The room was spacious, the kitchenette and bathroom spotless. The heated bathroom floor and towel rail was much appreciated. The bed was soft and relaxing....More

Thank CynthiaCanberra
Response from pete t, Owner at The WaterfrontResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback, we agree our Penthouse Studios are the best in Town and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Regards, Pete

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I gave up my car when I came to Queenstown from Wanaka and this hotel was perfect in many ways .the location is fantastic ,easy walk to town and all the attractions that count .price was amazing as we were two couples who split the...More

Thank vickicork
Response from pete t, Owner at The WaterfrontResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your great feedback we are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Regards, Pete

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Stayed here in a studio apartment for four nights loved it,amazing views over the mountains and lake, centre of town five minute walk away, the apartment was on the fifth floor then a set of steep stairs to the top a bit hard with a...More

Thank Ridgie14
Response from pete t, Owner at The WaterfrontResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for your feedback, the extractor fan is set to go on whenever anything is plugged in to a socket in the kitchen, this is a lot less annoying than setting off the Fire Alarm. Our kitchenettes don't have an oven in them...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018

Perfect, central location. The accommodation is family owned and this shows in the excellent service and attention to detail. We were lucky enough to move to a penthouse apartment for the last two days of our stay and I would definitely say it was worth...More

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Response from pete t, Owner at The WaterfrontResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic feedback and we are very pleased you enjoyed your time with us. Regards, Pete

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Response from heiranig | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know because we had a car and didn’t need luggage storage, sorry
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Kerrie J
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Hello Kerrie, I think you have contacted me in error. If you want to contact the Waterfront direct their email address is: info@thewaterfront.nz. We hope you enjoy yoiur stay as much as we did but don't forget - the... More
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