Destination guide

The charming area of Lower Shotover awaits your stay

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Lower Shotover. Well-liked for its biking, 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 vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lower Shotover a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation in Lower Shotover. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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)

Traveling to and around Lower Shotover

The nearest airport is in Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.), located 1.9 mi (3 km) from the city center. 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 around Lower Shotover?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 739 holiday lettings near Lower Shotover. From 420 Houses to 239 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Lower Shotover area.

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

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

  • Skyline Gondola: 753 holiday lettings
  • Queenstown Mall: 758 holiday lettings
  • Skippers Canyon: 772 holiday lettings
  • Queenstown Golf Club: 752 holiday lettings
  • Walter Peak High Country Farm: 750 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lower Shotover listed on HomeAway 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. HomeAway offers 420 Houses in Lower Shotover. Our other popular types of Lower Shotover holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 239 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 19 self catering accommodations

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 22 holiday homes with pool available in Lower Shotover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.