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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival first impression awesome- 3 bedrooms 3 levels,not what we expected but okay we thought we could work the beds out - turned out the 2 nd level that had 2 bedrooms did not have window stops so the 2 year old that would be in one room had a huge huge drop to the ground if he opened...

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Spent three nights here, location was good and can't fault the view. but afew things abit askew with the apartment. As requested we asked for an added rollout bed which was fine but the room it was squished in wasn't handy and whoever set up room did so in such a way the single bed by the door blocked it...

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Thank Chris M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

wonderful place for family holiday. spacious well appointed 3 bedroom apt with all that you would expect. Just really nice to have a place to come back to and relax after a day on the slopes. Shame the snow wasn't as good, hopefully better next year.

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Reviewed 25 June 2016

We found this place to be perfect for our family of 5 (mum, dad and 3 kids). 3 bedroom apartment was very well furnished and set up and had everything we needed for a great week at Queenstown. Happy to recommend.

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wellington
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This two bedroom apartment was clean, tasteful and comfortable, with a nice view of Lake Wakitipu from the open plan kitchen, living, dining room. Check-in is via an envelope with instructions, there were no staff around to answer questions or provide recommendations. The apartments are in an area that is largely residential, so it was quiet. The living spaces are...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We booked a 3 night stay The rooms and views all looked ok on the websites On our arrival we found that we 10b which was located in the basement of the top floor rooms.These had no views at all I find it very poor form for them not to make it clear that these rooms are very different to...

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 28 February 2016

The apartments are located on the edge of the town. Ours had a beautiful view of the lake. Office opening hours are very limited, but there was an envelope with the key waiting for us, so that was very easy. The apartment was spacious and comfortable, with a big and complete kitchen. Nice balcony with views. Also great to have...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

It's a hotel - apartment - holiday house type. We stayed in a 3 bedroom apartment with own garage (all apartments have their own indoor garage fyi). The apartment has 2 rooms on level and 1 room on level three plus the kitchen, living room and the balcony with a side view of the waterfront and a lake Wakatipu. It...

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Sydney
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Alta is just up the hill from town - a very convenient 5 minute drive into town but maybe not the best option if you plan on walking everywhere. We stayed in apartment 10 at the very end corner of the property and had an interesting view into several residential backyards (!) It was striking at first but the neighbours...

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HaleCaesar, Manager at Alta Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Jimbo. Thank you for your review. We do apologise for not having your apartment ready at 2pm. As you may imagine, Christmas/New Years is an extremely busy time for our housekeeping staff and some of the apartments took longer to clean to ensure our high standard of cleanliness could be attained for the next set of guests. Thank yo...

Auckland
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

This was a last minute booking so there were not many options but between the hotel which was closer to town or accom with a view, I went with the view. Upon our arrival I was confused- the website states that the 2 bedroom apartments have "balcony with outdoor setting and views to The Remarkables/Lake Wakatipu" along with some amazing...

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HaleCaesar, Manager at Alta Apartments, responded to this review

Thank your for review. When the complex was first built this tree was insignificant and caused no problems. However, with every passing year it grew taller and which meant we had to contact the absentee neighbour via his property manager to request that the tree is topped, to afford our guests a better view. This year we've struggled to contact...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alta Apartments is nestled in the foothills of Queenstown in a quiet location on the town’s edge (approximately 10-15 mins walk downhill) and offers 11 self-contained 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, including two oversized studio suites. A great alternative to hotels, the apartments have everything you’d expect for a home away from home. The top level of our 2- and 3-bedroom apartments maximise stunning views of The Remarkables and Lake Wakatipu. Our apartments are specifically designed for those guests preferring a ‘self-catering’ experience with minimal disruption. Similar to booking a ‘holiday-home’, we don’t provide daily servicing but if pre-arranged, bedding can be changed for a daily fee and our 2- and 3-bedroom apartments feature laundries. Our manager is available in the office between 9am-midday daily to answer any queries or assist with anything regarding the apartments. There is also an after-hours mobile number to call when the office is unattended or in case of an emergency. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alta Apartments

Address: 89 Thompson Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: £118 - £303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Alta Apartments 4.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Check location on map we thought we were walking distance but it was up a huge hill too far away to push a pushchair”
 of 5 bubbles Nonabelle51, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“amazing view in modern setting.”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“3 bedroom apt was nice and large.”
 of 5 bubbles stevenpU9008NU, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“1 beg rooms are in the basement”
 of 5 bubbles Searay505, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“really would for the money look more carefully”
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