Destination guide

The charming area of Lower Shotover awaits your stay

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Lower Shotover. Revered for its cycling, gardens and riverfront, this city is both romantic and relaxing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Lower Shotover

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lower Shotover a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Coronet Peak Ski Area (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Alpine Aqualand (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Amisfield Winery (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Amisfield (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Onsen Hot Pools (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Millbrook Resort Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lower Shotover

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lower Shotover. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skippers Canyon (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Queenstown Gardens (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Bob's Peak (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Moke Lake (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Cecil Peak (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Lake Wakatipu (11 mi / 17.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lower Shotover

The nearest airport is in Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.), located 1.9 mi (3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Wanaka (WKA), which is 30.5 mi (49 km) away.

Where to stay near Lower Shotover?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 672 holiday rentals near Lower Shotover. From 391 Houses to 200 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lower Shotover is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lower Shotover?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Lower Shotover. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Gibbston Valley Winery: 784 holiday rentals
  • Queenstown Event Centre: 692 holiday rentals
  • The Remarkables Ski Area: 720 holiday rentals
  • Queenstown Mall: 738 holiday rentals
  • Cardrona Alpine Resort: 1,087 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lower Shotover listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Lower Shotover?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 391 Houses in Lower Shotover. Our other popular types of Lower Shotover holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 200 holiday houses
  • Villas: 24 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 19 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lower Shotover?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Lower Shotover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.