Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Kelvin Heights

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Kelvin Heights. This city's restaurants, spas and shopping attract many visitors, and its romantic and relaxing location add to the charm. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Kelvin Heights

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Kelvin Heights a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Coronet Peak Ski Area (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Queenstown Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Queenstown Hill (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Alpine Aqualand (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Kiwi and Birdlife Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Skyline Gondola (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kelvin Heights

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Kelvin Heights is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Queenstown Gardens (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Bob's Peak (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Skippers Canyon (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Cecil Peak (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Moke Lake (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Lake Wakatipu (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)

Traveling to and around Kelvin Heights

The nearest airport is in Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.), located 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from the city center.

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

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

  • Queenstown Golf Club: 722 holiday lettings
  • Skyline Gondola: 731 holiday lettings
  • Queenstown Mall: 704 holiday lettings
  • Skippers Canyon: 718 holiday lettings
  • Walter Peak High Country Farm: 710 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kelvin Heights 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 Kelvin Heights?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 175 Houses in Kelvin Heights. Our other popular types of Kelvin Heights holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 137 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kelvin Heights?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Kelvin Heights. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.