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Queenstown Fishing

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Open Now: 07:00 - 22:00
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If you're into fly fishing, spinning, trolling or drift fishing Queenstown Fishing has the means and the know how to get you onto the fish! Queenstown Fishing offers one of a kind boat and fishing charters or guided fly fishing experiences on the...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Sugar Lane, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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+64 21 904 462
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Before the trip, the family was initially apprehensive about my booking of a 3-hour fishing trip. After the trip, they felt that this was among their top holiday experiences. Simon was an amazing host and fishing pro. We caught a few salmons and a trout....More

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Snow was the last thing we anticipated on our summer trip to Queenstown, but the cold elements didn’t stop the fish from biting. Simon is an excellent host with a obvious love for his craft. He toured us up the shoreline of the great Wakatipu...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Queenstown_Fishing, Owner at Queenstown Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Guys, Yes we love a late snow storm in Spring! A+ for your effort in that weather! Doesn’t stop us doing what we love and taking people out to chase those NZ wild trout! Was hard fishing but we still managed to get a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing views and great fishing the captain Simon was excellent would definitely recommend to anyone interested in fishing in Queenstown.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Relax33482790796
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Wow! What an incredible experience! It happened to be quite windy the day I had booked, but Simon knew where to take us to be protected from the wind, but to still find the fish! The team reeled in plenty of salmon and one lone...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

If you are heading to Queenstown do not miss an opportunity to get out and have a fish with Simon. We had an awesome few hours on the boat and can’t wait to go out again next time I am in Queenstown.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Words do not do this trip justice. We caught salmom and trout. Ate fresh sashimi and also of the bbq wow

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 333lukea
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

My son and I had an impromptu trip this afternoon and had a fabulous time. Simon really knows his stuff and is completely down to earth and a genuinely good bloke. Thoroughly recommend.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank brettsN4356DO
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Simon, our fishing guide made the experience amazing. He's passionate, informative, and even made us sashimi once we caught our salmon. Thanks again!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank bkirbs224
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic to experience Lake Wakatipu up close and wet a line. Simon has good knowledge in fishing, and makes everything effort to ensure you land something. Got a brownie and chinook! Wanna go back for more!

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank LittleTsunami
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Although the fish were tough on our trip I couldnt recommend Simon highly enough. He was excellent from start to finish. A great guide and top bloke...I hope to see you again in the future Simon 👍👍👍

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MahfuzaM2
7 June 2018|
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Response from qtFishing | Property representative |
H, your best option is to choose the private charter (boat to yourself). You can book direct through tripadvisor. No charge for the infants, private charter is $1200.00NZD so that works out at $240each.
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