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Perky's - Floating Bar

$$ - $$$,
| Queenstown Bay, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 21 664 043
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (8 reviews)
“top deck” (26 reviews)
“mulled wine” (33 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, New Zealand
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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| Queenstown Bay, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Unique spot for a casual beer and you can bring your own food! Definitely recommend for a lunch on the water or dinner.

Thank Kellie M
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a very cool bar right in the harbor in Queenstown. Their drinks are very good but the the location/uniqueness is what sets this apart.

Thank Blaw10
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited this lovely bar every day that we were in Queenstown. It was so lovely to just sit in the sunshine. We even played cards on the deck. (Though they did blow away one time) the bar staff are brilliant and very knowledgable about...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We grabbed a drink at Perky's before dinner and loved the chilled atmosphere on the floating bar. Service was good and efficient. Make sure you look into the water too, as you may be able to spot some local trout swimming around.

Thank DatLoongJourney
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This bar is great. It’s very sensibly priced with great views and nice staff. It’s also a great idea to do BYO food, it meant we could take our food from the Ferg bakery and accompany it with a couple of nice drinks.

Thank Brisbane_Catlady
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A surprisingly sensibly priced (for Queenstown) bar, providing great views across the lake - grab a takeaway and grab a seat here, friendly staff add to the mix - what's not to like?

Thank IanGBradford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Wife and I grabbed some burgers and made our way onto the old steel boat which is now a floating bar. What a cool concept, the inside is kept looking great and the drinks are cheap enough to knock back a couple, all the...More

Thank Rusty S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to sit and observe the great surrounding and beauty of Queenstown in a very pleasant environment.Great drinks at a reasonable price.

Thank Anne L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is great - you can BYOF (bring your own food) so if a great little place to stop off for a drink with your Ferg. Lovely to look out at the views of the lake around. Always on my list of places to...More

Thank Qtowngirl1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a hot day wandering around queenstown and saw this floating bar. I assumed it would be another expensive place for tourists but then we saw the sign.. drinks are cheap for NZ, view is great and you can bring your own food and...More

Thank SteveDDD
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Kathy D
21 January 2018|
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Response from ctravla | Reviewed this property |
I reckon so, it is right on the waters edge by the inlet and although dependant on where the Council approve the fireworks to be set up; it would be out there over the lake
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Audreychooi
10 December 2017|
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Response from GDay1044 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I cant give you a definitive answer but I cannot see why not particularly boxing day
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Jaclyn R
5 December 2017|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
I would have thought after XMAS shopping what better way to relax than a drink here.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, New Zealand
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Queenstown Bay, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 21 664 043
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Description
Queenstown & New Zealand's only floating bar and coffee shop. Enjoy a hot or cold drink on the water with stunning views with fantastic friendly service. Our vessel is immaculate with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating. So regardless of what the weather you will be very comfortable. Come down and see for yourself, I guarantee you will love it as much I do.
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