Eichardts Private Hotel


An architectural beauty on Lake Wakatipu, Eichardt’s Private Hotel has welcomed travellers through its doors since 1861. Here, old-world luxury and grand service prevail, while access to one of the world’s most exciting and vibrant destinations is just a step away. The Eichardt’s story is rich with colourful characters and pioneering endeavours woven deep within lovingly preserved walls. For more than 160 years, the Eichardt’s reputation for hospitality and generosity has never wavered, and an icon has endured.

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Your Arrival

Since 1861, Eichardt’s Private Hotel opened its doors to welcome people from far-flung destinations around the world. To stay at Eichardt’s Private Hotel is to stay at a property with luxury embedded within its architecture, comfort ingrained, and a long history of excellence. There is nothing else quite like this.

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Your Luxury Stay

Eichardts Private Hotel is a Queenstown icon providing fine accommodation in seven luxurious Lake View Suites, four comfortably appointed Lakefront Apartments, The Residence and the Penthouse situated in premium lakefront positions in the heart of Queenstown.

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Eichardts Fine Dining


Out of the ordinary epicurean experiences crafted by the Eichardt’s kitchen team. The menus showcase Queenstown’s burgeoning gastronomic scene and its award-winning wines. Whether you are venturing out for the day or staying in-house, we will ensure an exceptional gourmet experience. For those who seek to uncover hidden gems and culinary delights, we invite you to allow us to create your hand-picked gourmet experiences.

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Your Experiences

Eichardt’s signature experiences draw on our long-standing connection with the town and its artisans, hosts, and scenic locations. For those who seek the exceptional and the unique, we offer a collection of signature experiences and the ability to deliver them seamlessly. Queenstown is often regarded as the gateway to adventures, whether outdoors, culinary or exhilaration. Whatever your preference, Eichardt’s enviable lakefront location provides easy access to an incredible line up of world-class activities and unique experiences.

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