New Zealand Packages

Some example packages and  itineraries for a South Island snow holiday
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Queenstown 5 day

The perfect short break to recharge the batteries

Includes:
• Return Queenstown airport transfers
• 4 nights accommodation as specified
• 2 Day Lift Superpass (Note: clothing & equipment hire optional extra)
• 2 day return mountain transfers

From $339* p.p

Day 1: Arrive Queenstown airport
Airport transfer to accommodation. Remainder of day
free to explore town. Overnight: Queenstown
Day 2: Ski or Snowboard
Full day skiing or snowboarding at Coronet Peak or The Remarkables including return
mountain transfers. Overnight: Queenstown
Day 3: In Queenstown
Free day to indulge in the legendary adventure activities. Overnight: Queenstown
Day 4: Ski or Snowboard
Full day skiing or snowboarding at Coronet Peak or the Remarkables including return
mountain transfers. Overnight: Queenstown
Day 5: Depart Queenstown
Free time until airport transfer for onward flight

Other Queenstown Accommodation Options
Nomads, Dorm Room Backpackers Multi - $339pp
Mercure, Standard Room Hotel Twin - $475pp
Rydges, Budget Room Hotel Twin - $489pp
Quality Inn Hurleys, Studio Self Contained Twin - $549pp
Heritage Hotel, 1 Bdrm Suite Self Contained Twin - $599pp
Breakfree The Point, 2 Bdrm Self Contained Quad - $525pp

6 night & 5 day riding

Blow out the cobwebs & indulge your passion

Includes:
• Return Queenstown airport transfers
• 6 nights accommodation as specified
• 5 Day Lift Superpass (Note: clothing & equipment hire optional extra)
• Daily return mountain transfers

From $699* p.p

Itinerary
Day 1: Arrive Queenstown airport
Airport transfer to accommodation. Remainder of day free to explore town. Call into
the Snow Centre in town to collect your Mypass identity card.
Overnight: Queenstown
Day 2-6: Ski or Snowboard
5 full days skiing or snowboarding at Coronet Peak or The Remarkables including return mountain transfers. Overnight: Queenstown
Day 7: Depart Queenstown
Free time until airport transfer for onward flight.

Other Queenstown Accommodation Options
Nomads, Dorm Room Backpackers Multi - $699pp
Mercure, Standard Room Hotel Twin - $855pp
Rydges, Budget Room Hotel Twin - $860pp
Quality Inn Hurleys, Studio Self Contained Twin - $955pp
Heritage Hotel, 1 Bdrm Suite Self Contained Twin - $1199pp
Breakfree The Point, 2 Bdrm Self Contained Quad - $980pp

 

7 Days - Queenstown Newbies

We will have you looking like an expert in no time!

Includes:
• Return Queenstown airport transfers
• 6 nights accommodation as specified below
• 3 Day EasyAs Ski/Snowboard learn to ski/ride package
• 1 Day Lift Superpass
• 4 days Equipment & Clothing
• Daily return mountain transfers

From $894* p.p

Itienrary
Day 1: Arrive Queenstown airport
Airport transfer to accommodation. Remainder of day free to explore town. Call into the
Snow Centre in town to collect your Mypass identity card. Overnight: Queenstown.
Day 2: Full day at The Remarkables or Coronet Peak
First day on the beginners slopes with your ‘EasyAs Ski/Snowboard learn to ski/ride pack'
- specifically designed for the first timer. ie a beginner lift pass, recreational skis, boots &
poles or snowboard & boots plus 2 x 1.5 hour group lessons. We have also included Jacket
& Pants & return mountain transfers. Overnight: Queenstown.
Day 3: Full day at The Remarkables or Coronet Peak
Second day on the slopes & with Day 2 of your EasyAs pack this is specifically designed
for the second step. ie restricted mountain lift pass, recreational skis, boots & poles or
snowboard & boots plus 1 group lesson. We have also included Jacket & Pants & return
mountain transfers. Overnight: Queenstown.
Day 4: Full day at The Remarkables or Coronet Peak
Last day to put into practice all you have learnt with your EasyAs pack. Today includes a
full lift pass, recreational skis, boots & poles or snowboard & boots plus 1 group lesson. We
have also included Jacket & Pants & return mountain transfers. Overnight: Queenstown.
Day 5: Day at Leisure in Queenstown
Time for a well deserved break and chance to experience the other thrills of Queenstown. Overnight: Queenstown.
Day 6: Full day at The Remarkables or Coronet Peak Your chance to master the mountain! Includes lift pass, equipment, clothing & mountain transfers.
Overnight: Queenstown
Day 7: Depart Queenstown
Free time until airport transfer for onward flight

Other Queenstown Accommodation Options
*Nomads, Dorm Room Backpackers Multi - $894pp
Mercure, Standard Room Hotel Twin - $1029pp
Rydges, Budget Room Hotel Twin - $1041pp
Quality Inn Hurleys, Studio Self Contained Twin - $1129pp
Heritage Hotel, 1 Bdrm Suite Self Contained Twin - $1333pp
Breakfree The Point, 2 Bdrm Self Contained Quad - $1134pp

 

8 Days - Snow Heaven

Best of both worlds

Property Level

Standard $959pp

Superior $1238pp

Includes:
• 8 days rental car including basic insurance & snow chains
Standard - Group C with Sterling
Superior - Group D with Hertz
• 7 nights twin share accommodation as specified (4 nights Queenstown,
3 nights Wanaka)
• 5 Day Lift Pass (3 Superpass & 2 OnePassNZ)

Itinerary
Day 1: Arrive Queenstown airport, Collect rental car
Remainder of day free to explore town.
Make a quick stop at the Snow Centre in town to collect your Mypass identity card.
Overnight:
Standard - Mercure Hotel;
Superior - Heritage Hotel
Day 2-4: Ski or Snowboard Queenstown
Full day skiing or snowboarding at Coronet Peak or The Remarkables
Overnight:
Standard- Mercure Hotel
Superior - Heritage Hotel
Day 5: Queenstown to Wanaka
Free day to experience other activities. Late afternoon arrive to Wanaka.
Overnight:
Standard - Clearbrook;
Superior - Grand Mercure Oakridge
Day 6: Ski or Snowboard Wanaka
Full day skiing or snowboarding at Treble Cone
Overnight:
Standard- Clearbrook;
Superior - Grand Mercure Oakridge
Day 7: Ski or Snowboard Wanaka
Full day skiing or snowboarding at Cardrona
Overnight:
Standard - Clearbrook;
Superior - Grand Mercure Oakridge
Day 8: Wanaka to Queenstown
Free time until returning your rental car.

Note: clothing & equipment hire optional extra

Ultimate Queenstown Ski - 8 Days/7 nights

Keen to escape to the slopes but can't convince your friends to join you? Are you looking for the perfect mix of snow time & social time? If so this is what you need!

Includes:
• Ski Express Host
• Return Queenstown Airport transfers
• 7 Nights Shared Dorm Room at Nomads Backpackers
(An upgrade to a Private Twin/Double room is available on request)
• 2 Days NZSuperpass (Coronet Peak, The Remarkables)
• 2 Days OnePassNZ (Cardrona, Treble Cone)
• 4 Days Return Mountain Transport

$899 p.p.

Departs
Sunday 7 July, returns Sunday 14 July 2013
Sunday 21 July, returns Sunday 28 July 2013
Sunday 8 Sep, returns Sunday 15 Sep 2013

Itinerary
Day 1: Sunday - Arrive Queenstown
On arrival into Queenstown Airport, you will be welcomed by your local Ski Express host &
transferred to your accommodation. Head downtown to pick up your ski passes before meeting everyone for a welcome drink and Group Dinner at Winnies.
Day 2: Monday - Ski Queenstown at Coronet Peak
Hit the slopes! Your Ski Express host will be with you along the way to help. From now on evenings are free for you to try one of the many Queenstown eating establishments.
Day 3: Tuesday - Ski Queenstown at Cardrona
Hi ho, hi ho - it's off to Cardrona we go!
Day 4: Wednesday - Free Day
Today's free for you to enjoy other Queenstown activities available. Check with your host for what's on offer. If you are keen to hit the slopes for another day - we can sort that too.
Day 5: Thursday - Ski Queenstown at Remarkables
Today we head to the Remarkables and add another ski resort to your repertoire.
Day 6: Friday - Ski Day at Cardrona or Treble Cone
Last day on the snow and the choice is yours - Cardrona or Treble Cone in Wanaka. Have a chat to your host to arrange the best option for you.
Day 7: Saturday - Free Day
More free time to sample those other Queenstown activities that don't involve snow. Ask us for help.
Day 8: Sunday - Depart Queenstown
It's time to say goodbye. Your return transfer back to Queenstown Airport is included and your host will arrange your pick up time. If you can't bear to leave so soon - talk to us about extending your trip when you book.

Exclusions: Airfare, Equipment & Clothing hire, Travel Insurance, Extra Meals & items of a personal nature

 

Queenstown & Wanaka Ski Experience - 10 Days/9 nights

Includes:
• Ski Host
• Return Queenstown Airport transfers
• 7 Nights Shared Dorm Room at Nomads Backpackers
• 2 nights Shared Dorm Room at Base Backpacker
(An upgrade to a Private Twin/Double room is available on request)
• 3 Days NZSuperpass (Coronet Peak, The Remarkables)
• 2 Days OnePassNZ (Cardrona & Treble Cone)
• 5 Days Return Mountain Transport
• Transfer between Queenstown and Wanaka

$1220 p.p.

Departs Sunday 25 Aug, returns Tuesday 3 Sep 2013

Itinerary
Day 1: Sunday - Arrive Queenstown
At Queenstown Airport you will be welcomed by your local Ski Express host & transferred to your accommodation. Then it's downtown to pick up your ski passes before meeting the rest of the group for a welcome drink and Group Dinner at Winnies.
Day 2: Monday - Ski Queenstown at Coronet Peak
Snow time! Your Ski Express host will be with you along the way to help get you sorted. From now on evenings are free for you to sample local dining options.
Day 3: Tuesday - Ski Queenstown at The Remarkables
Off to the Remarks for the day.
Day 4: Wednesday - Free Day
No commitments today. Check with your Ski Express host for what else you can do. If you need more snow we can sort that too.
Day 5: Thursday - Ski either Coronet Peak or The Remarkables - your choice!
Day 6: Friday - Queenstown Free Day
Another chance to try some amazing Queenstown activities that don't involve snow.
Day 7: Saturday -Queenstown to Wanaka. Skiing at Cardrona
And the circus moves to Wanaka! After a day on Cardrona check-in to your new accommodation.
Day 8: Sunday - Ski Wanaka at Cardrona or Treble Cone
Last day on the snow and the choice is yours - Cardrona or Treble Cone? Have a chat to your host to arrange the best option for you.
Day 9: Monday - Wanaka to Queenstown
Free time this morning to explore Wanaka. This afternoon transfer back to Queenstown for your last big night out! It all starts at the Minus 5 Ice Bar with a super cold cocktail.
Day 10: Tuesday - Depart Queenstown
Sorry it's all over. Your return transfer back to Queenstown Airport is included. If you need to stay longer talk to us about extending your trip when you book.


Exclusions: Airfare, Equipment & Clothing hire, Travel Insurance, Extra Meals & items of a
personal nature

 

Queenstown accommodation deals

3.5 star

Mercure Queenstown Resort
From - $141
Bonus Offer: Stay 4 nights &
get the 5th night FREE (Valid Sep, ROH rooms only).

 

4 star

BreakFree The Point
From - $155/night
Bonus Offer: Stay 6 nights & get the 7th night FREE.

Copthorne Hotel & Resort Lakefront
From - $124/night
Bonus Offer: Stay 6 nights & get the 7th night FREE.

Novotel Queenstown Lakeside
From - $132/night
Bonus Offer: #1 Jun & Sep - Stay 3 nights & get the
4th night FREE. #2 Jul & Aug - Stay 4 nights & receive
$100 credit to be used in Elements restaurant

Scenic Suites Queenstown
From - $164/night
Bonus Offer: Stay 5 nights & get the 6th & 7th
nights FREE (valid 01 Sep-15 Oct).

 

4.5 star

Crowne Plaza Queenstown
From - $205/night
Bonus Offer: Stay 5+ nights & receive a $100 food &
beverage voucher per stay. Valid for stays during Sep &
Oct for all room types, voucher redeemable in threesixty
Restaurant & Bar.

Millenium Hotel Queenstown
From - $146/night
Bonus Offer: Stay 6 nights & get the 7th
night FREE.

Heritage Queenstown Hotel
From - 132/night
Bonus Offer: #1 Stay 3 nts & get the 4th night FREE (valid Dlx rooms & Studio Suites). #2 Stay 3+ nts & get
complimentary full buffet breakfast (valid Dlx rooms & Studio Suites).

Hilton Queenstown
From - $203
Bonus Offer: Stay 6 nts & get the 7th nt FREE (valid 1 Jun - 15 Oct 13).

Distinction Nugget Point Hotel & Spa
From - $126
Bonus Offer: Stay 5+ nights & get a $150 spa voucher for 2.

 

5 star

Peppers Beacon
From - $131/night
Bonus Offer: Stay 6 nights & get the 7th night
FREE (valid all season, all room types).

Hotel St Moritz
From - $190/night
Bonus Offer: For all stays during Sep 13 get free breakfast.

 

 

 

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