Staysouth is a full-service Queenstown property management company run by locals on behalf of holiday homeowners throughout New Zealand and around the world.
Founded in 2006 by Andy Salek, a Queenstown local for over 30 years and a committed outdoor enthusiast with a background in visitor accommodation, adventure tourism and screen-production Andy is also certified member of the NZ Mountain Guides Association.
An apartment owner himself and prior to the days of the global online booking platforms, Andy saw an opportunity for unoccupied luxury apartments, villas and properties in Queenstown to be matched with discerning holiday makers, whilst also providing a personal, high-quality management service for each property.
Soon after commencement Andy joined forces with Sonya Archibald and appointed her as Staysouth General Manager. Sonya also a long time Queenstown resident has an extensive background in Tourism, Property Development and Accounting
From humble beginnings of one apartment, Andy, Sonya and the Staysouth team have grown a portfolio that spans over 50 luxury properties in Queenstown’s most popular locations and Staysouth has established its specialty in centrally located luxury apartments, villas and unit title complexes.