DoubleTree by Hilton Queenstown opens in New Zealand

DoubleTree by Hilton and Hilton Worldwide announced the opening of the brand’s first property in New Zealand - DoubleTree by Hilton Queenstown. Formerly known as the Kawarau Hotel and managed by Hilton Worldwide, the 98-room hotel is set in the heart of Kawarau Village, convenient to Queenstown International Airport and just a short drive or water taxi ride from the center of Queenstown.

The rooms of DoubleTree by Hilton Queenstown feature fully-fitted kitchenettes with an oven, microwave and fridge. Many rooms offer views of Lake Wakatipu and feature an adjoining lounge area decorated in a modern alpine style.

In addition to the signature chocolate chip cookie welcome and upscale services and amenities offered at the hotel, guests enjoy other DoubleTree by Hilton brand exclusives, including an assortment of gourmet in-room tea and coffee choices, body care products, and the brand’s “CARE” (which stands for Create a Rewarding Experience”) services.

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DoubleTree by Hilton Queenstown is located at Kawarau Village, 79 Peninsula Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand. 

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