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Cheap Hotels in Queenstown City Centre

Queenstown City Centre, Queenstown, New Zealand

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Copthorne Hotel and Resort Queenstown Lakefront
4 out of 5
27 Frankton Road, Queenstown
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4.2/5Very Good! (1,653 reviews)

"Great location. WiFi was good. Great bar. Convenient for city and bus stops."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

Copthorne Hotel and Resort Queenstown Lakefront
Rydges Lakeland Resort Queenstown
3.5 out of 5
38-54 Lake Esplanade, Queenstown
NZ$89
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
3.7/5Good! (2,717 reviews)

"Perfect position, easy walk to city centre, worth spoiling yourself for a lakeview room. Very nice bar and restaurant and all staff very good."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

Rydges Lakeland Resort Queenstown
Bella Vista Queenstown
4 out of 5
36 Robins Road, Queenstown
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NZ$115
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
4.4/5Wonderful! (751 reviews)

"Great location very helpful & friendly staff. Room comfortable & clean"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb. 2020

Bella Vista Queenstown
Lomond Lodge Motel & Apartments
4 out of 5
33 Man Street, Queenstown
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4.4/5Wonderful! (425 reviews)

"Convenient location, was a 5 minute walk to the gondola and also to the CBD. Lovely service."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Lomond Lodge Motel & Apartments
Nomads Queenstown Backpackers
4 out of 5
5-11 Church Street, Queenstown
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NZ$46
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
4/5Very Good! (551 reviews)

"Brilliant location and very helpful staff! Luckily had a room away from the bars but only because I had to wait for nearly 2 hours to check in due to my original room not being cleaned on time."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar. 2020

Nomads Queenstown Backpackers
Scenic Suites Queenstown
4 out of 5
27 Stanley Street, Queenstown
NZ$235
per night
25 Apr. - 26 Apr.
4.4/5Excellent! (1,040 reviews)

"The hotel and the room were very clean and well presented. My only concern was the design (architecture) of the facility as it is like a maze and confusing."…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar. 2020

Scenic Suites Queenstown
Crowne Plaza Hotel Queenstown
4.5 out of 5
93 Beach Street, Queenstown, Otago
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4.5/5Wonderful! (1,375 reviews)

"Location is great near to everything in Queenstown.... staff super friendly and gave us lovely bottle of wine for our anniversary..... have stayed there before will stay again"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

Crowne Plaza Hotel Queenstown
Novotel Queenstown Lakeside
4 out of 5
Corner of Earl and Marine Parade, Queenstown
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NZ$175
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,392 reviews)

". We have stayed there before and thoroughly enjoyed our stay.However We mainly dined in the town where honestly the food choices were superior to that at the Novotel and considerably cheaper in most cases. I think they need to lift there game in that regard.The buffet breakfast was fair to average. ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar. 2020

Novotel Queenstown Lakeside
Haka Lodge Queenstown - Hostel
3.5 out of 5
6 Henry Street, Queenstown
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4.4/5Excellent! (210 reviews)

"The property was great. Staff was nice and accommodating. Everything was clean, the bunks were private and had curtains. The only thing was that there was no dish soap in the kitchen. Could have been an over site. Overall a lovely hostel."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jan. 2020

Haka Lodge Queenstown - Hostel
Caples Court
3 out of 5
20 Stanley Street, Queenstown
NZ$175
per night
27 Apr. - 28 Apr.
4.4/5Excellent! (237 reviews)

"Loved sitting outside viewing the mountains and harbour."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar. 2020

Caples Court
Heartland Hotel Queenstown
3 out of 5
27 Stanley Street, Queenstown
NZ$170
per night
25 Apr. - 26 Apr.
4.1/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"Needs some care, Wii Fi did not work correctly on some apple products. Outside of buildings need good scrapping and painting/repair. Still, nice place and least expensive I could find."…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar. 2020

Heartland Hotel Queenstown
Base Queenstown - Hostel
2 out of 5
47-49 Shotover Street, Queenstown
Free Cancellation
NZ$98
per night
29 Apr. - 30 Apr.
3.4/5 (353 reviews)

"Good location, easy to access, good sized room. Comfy bed! No remote for TV!!"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Base Queenstown - Hostel
YHA Queenstown Central - Hostel
3 out of 5
48 Shotover Street, Queenstown
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4.2/5Excellent! (240 reviews)

"very good, quiet, fast, friendly services, clean, traffic ok,"…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

YHA Queenstown Central - Hostel
The Lofts Apartments
3.5 out of 5
61 Shotover Street, Queenstown
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3.5/5Good! (530 reviews)

"The property is in an ideal location close to bars, restaurants and the harbour. The only complaint is that room 101 fronts onto the main Street and is noisey until the early hours of the morning."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

The Lofts Apartments
Garden Court Suites And Apartments
4.5 out of 5
41 Frankton Road, Queenstown
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4.4/5Excellent! (1,095 reviews)

"Booking stated room would be ready at 2.00pm. We arrived at 2.30pm and were told our room would not be ready until 3.30pm."…"

Reviewed on 11 Feb. 2020

Garden Court Suites And Apartments
Melbourne Lodge
3.5 out of 5
35 Melbourne Street, Queenstown
NZ$108
per night
31 Mar. - 1 Apr.
4.1/5Very Good! (298 reviews)

"the property is located very close to Queenstown. The staff are friendly and attentive and the breakfast set up is varied and the food fresh. We particularly liked having the community space as we were a group of 8."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

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As you start mapping out your travel itinerary, you realize there are a lot of things to see and do on your list. You plan on visiting the many landmarks that make Queenstown City Centre unique, and know of a handful of restaurants that are dishing up meals you can’t miss out on. And you can’t forget your plans to tour the museums and art galleries. There are so many things to experience in Queenstown City Centre, so why spend your entire holiday budget on your accommodation? There are plenty of cheap hotels in Queenstown City Centre that will not only serve as a comfortable place to recharge between sightseeing, but that will provide exemplary service and welcoming amenities, too.

Instead of spending your whole bank account this trip, book cheap accommodation in Queenstown City Centre that offers everything you need. Budget hotels offer the things you’d expect from a temporary stay, such as comfortable beds, spacious rooms, televisions with extensive channel offerings, and occasionally even additional features like kitchenettes and pools. If you’re not planning on spending much time in your room, why blow your entire paycheck? Instead, spend your hard-earned money on experiences that will truly make your stay memorable, like tickets to local concerts, plays, or sporting events.

Cheap Queenstown City Centre hotels allow you to keep cash in your wallet for when you truly need it—like when you’re touring the area and come across an irresistible ice cream shop. Browse an extensive inventory of Queenstown City Centre hotel deals here on Expedia, and prepare to enjoy your holiday to the fullest.

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What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Queenstown City Centre?

Based on reviews, Nomads Queenstown Backpackers is a popular property for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features air conditioning and laundry facilities. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Crowne Plaza Hotel Queenstown and Amber Lodge Motel.

What is staying in Queenstown City Centre like?

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Queenstown City Centre, and visitors give high marks for the lakeside setting, local tours, and shopping. Tourists who journey to this scenic city can discover its restaurants, ski areas, and mountain views. Top sights in the city include Skyline Gondola and Lake Wakatipu. In Queenstown City Centre, there are 192 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

What's the best place for a stay in Queenstown City Centre?

Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 2 restaurants. It is located a short 3-minute walk from Lake Wakatipu. Reviews from our site also recommend Eichardt's Private Hotel and Browns Boutique Hotel as top choices for your visit.

What should I do while I'm visiting Queenstown City Centre?

The city's cultural venues include Toi o Tahuna and Queenstown Arts Centre. Favourite family attractions include Skyline Gondola and Kiwi and Birdlife Park. The city is notable for landmarks like Church of St Peters, Williams Cottage, and St Josephs Parish.

What's the best hotel to stay close to Skyline Gondola?

Adjacent to Skyline Gondola, JUCY Snooze Queenstown is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 3-star property offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good choices close by include Copthorne Hotel and Resort Queenstown Lakefront and Novotel Queenstown Lakeside.