With its absolute lakefront location and quiet, secure, gated facilities, The Rees is a luxurious hotel which offers one of Queenstown’s best views of Lake Wakatipu and The Remarkables. Built in 2007, The Rees takes its name from the explorer William Rees who established a farm at Queenstown in 1859.
The contemporary design of the hotel’s Executive Apartments feature tiled balconies and cosy gas fires in surroundings that echo the stone and gold landscapes of Central Otago. With two stunning penthouses, and a selection of smaller, lakeview rooms, The Rees presents a range of accommodation options to suit every budget.
The True South Dining Room at The Rees brings the freshest local-grown Otago produce to it’s diners plates in the form of imaginative dishes designed around sustainability and innovation. The food is paired with wines from the Rees’ extensive celler served both in the restaurant and in the Bordeau Lounge Bar.
The Body Sanctum Spa at the Rees offers rejuvenation, relaxation and bespoke treatments administered by world-class beauty therapists. The hotel also features a library of rare books, a fully-equipped gymnasium, and a private beach with its own wharf for accessing the local water taxi service. The secure car park has a number of electric car charging stations.