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 features

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)
How to get there

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.

How many vacation rentals are available around Lower Shotover, NZ?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 689 vacation rentals around Lower Shotover. From 400 house rentals to 202 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Lower Shotover?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Lower Shotover. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Queenstown Mall: 691 vacation rentals
  • Arrowtown Golf Course: 738 vacation rentals
  • Gibbston Valley Winery: 743 vacation rentals
  • Cardrona Alpine Resort: 1,096 vacation rentals
  • CaddyShack City Mini Golf: 691 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lower Shotover listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Lower Shotover?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 400 Houses in Lower Shotover. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lower Shotover include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 202 rentals available
  • Villas: 24 rentals available
  • Cabins: 19 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lower Shotover?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 17 vacation rentals with pool available in Lower Shotover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.