Exciting Snow Season Offers

26/6/2019 | Posted in Discover Queenstown

With your winter stay just around the corner, we here at Staysouth thought this would be a great time to introduce you to some of the most exciting offers and insights for the snowy season ahead.

With your winter stay just around the corner, we here at Staysouth thought this would be a great time to introduce you to some of the most exciting offers and insights for the snowy season ahead.

Rent your snow gear with SnoPro

  • Door to door ski/snowboard rental.
  • Full custom fitting.
  • No extra charges.
  • Full support & range of sizes & gear.

If you are planning on getting the best and most convenient ski and snowboard rental gear this winter then look no further than the team at SnoPro. What differentiates them from the rest of the competition is their door to door service. That means SnoPro come to you! Forget about cramped and stuffy rental shops downtown and utilise the precious time you have in Queenstown to its fullest. All the fittings take place at a time that suits you and all the gear is delivered to your doorstep once the measurements have been taken. Returning the gear is just as simple, as SnoPro themselves will collect the gear from your apartment after your last day on the mountain.

Click here to book.

Lift passes, lessons, and transport with Cardrona Alpine Resort

  • Lift-pass loaded and mountain ready.
  • No waiting in queues.
  • Everything loaded and in your apartment prior to arrival.
  • Private or group lessons are available.

The team here at Staysouth have the ability to book everything you need to ensure you are mountain ready, all without the need to leave the comfort and warmth of your luxury apartment. We are agents for Cardrona Alpine Resort and can therefore book lift passes, transport and lessons on your behalf and have the lift passes ready for you before you have even set foot in your home away from home. Combine this with SnoPro’s unique delivery service in order to truly make the most of your time here in Queenstown.

Simply let us know what you need, and we can take care of the rest.

Heli-skiing with Harris Mountain Heli Ski

  • Actioned packed full day adventure.
  • Combine untouched backcountry skiing with scenic helicopter flights.
  • Gourmet alpine lunch included.

The mountains surrounding the world-renowned resort towns of Queenstown and Wanaka feature thrilling backcountry terrain and dramatic scenery. Enjoy an unforgettable day of heli-skiing or heli-board bliss before savoring the vibrant après ski nightlife Queenstown has to offer. Packages differ in the number of runs you would like to opt for with your fully qualified certified mountain specialist heli-ski guide on hand throughout the day.

Backcountry skiing with Soho Basin

  • Private backcountry ski field.
  • Enjoy free rein of 264 hectares and 500+ vertical metres of pristine high-country terrain.
  • Feel like you have the mountain all to yourself.
  • Gourmet three-course lunch paired with Amisfield wines

Soho Basin is your very own private ski area, offering pristine high-country terrain, world-class views, and gourmet dining in an atmosphere of relaxed luxury. They combine the fun and adventure of an alpine off-piste experience with the ease and creature comforts of luxury ski resorts. The company was established by long-time locals with a passion for the beauty and serenity of the Southern Alps. The team at Soho take great pride in providing a handful of guests each day with an unforgettable luxury snow experience like nothing else in New Zealand.

Individual and group packages include snowcat access to the mountain and a gourmet food and wine experience at their Alpine Hut. Alternatively, opt for a completely private mountain experience for your group of up to 24 guests, with the ski area all to yourselves.

Ski fields

Queenstown's four ski areas offer varied and true alpine terrain, the closest just 20 minutes' drive from the town centre. Offering one of the longest seasons in the Southern Hemisphere, Queenstown welcomes skiers and snowboarders from June to October. Our four ski fields offer unrivalled alpine scenery, world-class infrastructure and fantastically varied open and treeless terrain, each with its own unique character.

  • Coronet Peak – 20 minutes from Queenstown
  • The Remarkables – 45 minutes from Queenstown
  • Cardrona – 1 hour from Queenstown
  • Treble Cone – 1.5 hours from Queenstown

Mountain transport

There are a number of ways to get you and your family and friends from your accommodation to the mountain, the most convenient of which being private transfers right from your front door. Around and About Limos offer competitive rates for all four mountains, providing a door to ski lift service that is efficient, simple and as stress-free as skiing holidays should be.

One way rates are as follows:

1-3 Passengers 

  • Coronet Peak - $100 
  • Remarkables - $165 
  • Cardrona - $225
  • Snow Farm - $225
  • Treble Cone - $350

4-11 Passengers

  • Coronet Peak - $150
  • Remarkables - $215
  • Cardrona - $275
  • Snow Farm - $275
  • Treble Cone - $400

Ski field transfers are always subject to vehicle and driver availability.

Staysouth winter pantry stocking

  • Leave the grocery shopping to us.
  • Simply email us your list we take care of the rest.
  • Cheeseboard & wine ready for when you check-in.

Our main objective is to ensure you have the best possible Queenstown experience. There are a plethora of sights to see and activities to enjoy, so why not leave the time-consuming grocery shop to us so you can utilise your time in beautiful Queenstown to the fullest. Simply let us know what you need, and we can have it hand delivered to your apartment before you arrive.

Service fee for pantry stocking and pre-arrival wine and cheese will apply.

For more information or to make a booking regarding any of the above, please do not hesitate to get in touch with the team at Staysouth.