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Arrowtown Village

Buckingham Street, Arrowtown, New Zealand
+64 3-442 1824
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Arrowtown’s surprises at every corner with new activities, restaurants, cafes and accommodation options. You don’t have to dig far in this sophisticated, yet quaint village to find why this charming town oozes heritage whether the newly restored miner’s cottages, the latest exhibit at the Lakes District Museum or the magnificent trails. Arrowtown is renowned for its café and restaurant culture. Whether fine dining, or enjoying a casual pizza or pie, there are delicious options for every budget and time span. Boutique beers and local wines are just some of the beverages on offer. Arrowtown’s tree lined streets, shops and cafes housed in original buildings and its proximity to walking /cycling tracks, vineyards, golf courses and ski fields, make it a must visit destination. Arrowtown sits only 20 minutes from Queenstown and a mere 15 minutes from Queenstown airport.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the main street” (107 reviews)
“the river” (112 reviews)
LOCATION
Buckingham Street, Arrowtown, New Zealand
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+64 3-442 1824

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"the main street"
in 107 reviews
"the river"
in 112 reviews
"chinese settlement"
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"gold mining town"
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"cafes and restaurants"
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"lots of shops"
in 15 reviews
"small town"
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"quaint shops"
in 14 reviews
"lovely town"
in 18 reviews
"worth a visit"
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"short drive"
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"autumn colours"
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"post office"
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"few hours"
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"lolly shop"
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"high street"
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"new zealand"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

arrowtown is a very small and quaint village with some old buildings. nice, pleasant strip to walk down the down center to get a feel of the history. there are a number of trails in the area for tramping and biking for nature lovers. main...More

Thank il0vegarlicnaans
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A lovely village to stroll around, especially in Autumn. Friendly shopkeepers and nice stores. Old Chinese settlement is interesting.

Thank YLisette
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Arrowtown is a fun town to spend a day shopping, touring, and having a meal or two. We stayed in Arrowtown for two nights to escape the traffic in Queenstown. We visited the Chinese Settlement, did some souviner shopping, visited the museum, and had a...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Arrowtown Village is an old settlement area where you can find old houses and shops. There is really not much to do in here aside from strolling through the village centre and checking out the shops or having a meal. It was just alright, nothing...More

Thank DParreno
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The main street with all the old style shops is really cute. My girlfriend loved it! But we found that the road and the cars parked all along was destroying the scenery. The main street would be perfect without cars,100% pedestrian !

Thank frenchdude34
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a great pie there in the park, walked around, lots of tourist shops, very picturesque streets being in autumn, Worth the drive out from Queenstown

Thank brucepresland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you have a few hours to spare while you're in Queenstown, Arrowtown is a lovely way to spend them. You can catch the local bus service from the centre of town (buy a Go prepaid card and it is only $2 each way per...More

Thank ozallens
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful little town Arrowtown is. Firstly the drive in is stunning. We drove in there in autumn and all the leaves are changing. Just beautiful. The parking is at a premium in town, so to avoid angst, just drive through town and down...More

Thank David D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful colourful quaint village is just a delight. Shops are small and different. Store staff are chatty and make you feel welcome. Trees turning many colours of orange, yellow and reds make this village picture perfect. Steeped in old gold mining history which is...More

Thank Jules J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

arrowtown, whilst full of tourists, has a magical feel. its history seems to exude from the walls of the lovely historical buildings all still in use in this street which is the old arrowtown of gold mining days. many of the shops are geared up...More

Thank dicowan
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Sungju P
23 March 2018|
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Response from Lisa C | Reviewed this property |
April/May is a beautiful time in Arrowtown with the trees in full Autumn colour. April is also when the Arrowtown Autumn Festival is on.
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onebzemom
16 January 2018|
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Response from Kim A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Just read your question. I’m glad someone else answered for you
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