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Put yourself at the centre of it all at BreakFree The Waterfront, just a stone’s throw from the bustling heart of Queenstown.

Sitting right on the lakefront, BreakFree The Waterfront has awesome views over Lake Wakatipu and The Remarkables mountain range. You’ll even be able to wave to the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw cruising past each day on its sightseeing tour!

The hotel has self-contained apartment accommodation to suit all group sizes, from Studio rooms to 3 Bedroom Apartments. You can kick back at the end of a hard day of Queenstown activities with the home comforts of Sky TV, in-room internet access, and of course the million dollar alpine views from your apartment.
Quick Facts
    • Central location
    • Lakeviews
    • Complimentary Wifi
    • Secure complimentary parking
    • Ski storage

Located on the shores of Lake Wakatipu in Queenstown Bay, BreakFree The Waterfront provides comfortable accommodation within minutes of the city centre. With its close proximity to Queenstown and the surrounding mountains the resort is the perfect base for a ski holiday or a summer of tramping.

This property offers an exceptional location 100 metres from the main street and 30 metres to the lake, with uninterrupted views of Lake Wakatipu and The Remarkables mountain range.

Every window and quaint Juliet balcony at The Waterfront provides a view to die for.  Pine trees and weeping willows line the beginning of the Lake Esplanade walking track while the magnificent Queenstown Gardens line the shoreline on the opposite side of the bay.



These modern Studios feature kitchenette facilities, a stereo system, queen bed, iron / ironing board, security system and selected Sky TV channels, offering you some relaxation after a busy day out exploring. In warmer months you can enjoy access to the rooftop balcony courtyard, complete with private BBQ where you can unwind whilst enjoying uninterrupted views

One Bedroom Apartment

The One Bedroom Apartments are the perfect base for a romantic escape or an exciting adventure holiday. These modern apartments feature a fully equipped kitchen, a stereo system, queen bed, iron / ironing board, security system and selected Sky TV channels.

Two Bedroom Apartment

These spacious apartments are the perfect place to relax and unwind whilst enjoying fantastic views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkable Mountain Range. A fully equipped kitchen makes entertaining a delight and the excellent facilities create a home away from home. Each apartment has a stereo system, iron / ironing board, security system and selected Sky TV channels. You can enjoy the luxury of two bathrooms and a sleeping configuration of a queen and two single beds, or a queen and a king.

Three Bedroom Apartment

Enjoy uninterrupted lake and mountain views from your spacious top-floor Three Bedroom Apartment. These apartments, which utilise an interconnecting one bedroom studio and two bedroom apartment, offer the perfect place for you to enjoy your ideal Queenstown holiday.  Enjoy a long list of features including a private roof-top deck and barbeque, your own laundry, security system and selected Sky TV channels. This apartment has two bathrooms and you can choose a bedding configuration of two queens and two singles or two queens and a king.

Surf & Other Activities

The region boasts five ski resorts including Coronet Peak, The Remarkables, Cardrona, Snow Park and Treble Cone all of which are all accessible day trips from Queenstown. The Blue Peaks apartments are a great winter base with plenty of room for the whole family, a warm and comfortable setting and close proximity to ski shuttle services & Queenstown's après ski culture.

A lot of activities are available at Queenstown, such as:

  • Sky diving
  • Jet boating
  • Bungee jumping
  • Wine excursions
  • Helicopter
  • Cruises
Other Surf Experiences