Rydges Lakeland Resort Queenstown
38-54 Lake Esplanade, Queenstown, New Zealand
+64 3 442 7600
Snow skiing and Snowboarding
Queenstown is New Zealand's adventure capital and one of NZ's best ski and snow board destinations. Coronet Peak and the Remarkables ski areas are only a short trip from down town Queenstown.
There is good range of accommodation for all budgets, and plenty of restaurant, cafes and bars to enjoy after a days on the slopes. Queenstown Winter Festival is one of New Zealand's biggest winter events.
Coronet Peak Ski Area is the most popular skifield in the South Island, as it has everything from easy beginner slopes to rolling off-piste runs to long groomed trails. A special feature at Coronet Peak is night sking on Friday and Saturdays
The Remarkable Ski Area enjoys three sunny sheltered bowls, which ensure soft, cold and dry snow for most of the season. Remarkables is great place to learn to ski with 30% of the field rated as beginner. It is common for DJs and live bands to play at the park, and for families there is the Ozone Tubing Park.