The Rees Hotel Queenstown has been crowned Best New Zealand Ski Hotel 2017 at this year’s World Ski Awards held in Kitzbühe, Austria. The Rees was chosen from a shortlist of seven impressive properties in New Zealand, scoring the top gong for the second year in a row.
The World Ski Awards are ski tourism’s highest merit recognising and rewarding excellence across a spectrum of categories from departments to operators and luxury ski properties. The awards are the only worldwide initiative to celebrate ski tourism excellence as voted by both travel professionals and the public.
“This prestigious award means a great deal to The Rees and our staff as it reflects and rewards the hard work we put in daily to ensure our guests have the best stay possible,” The Rees Hotel Queenstown general manager Mark Rose says.
“We strive to consistently exceed guests’ expectations in all aspects of our hotel, from our ski concierge service to accommodation and fine dining, and we are honoured to receive such an accolade for the second year running”.
Centrally located to four superb ski fields, The Reese offers a diverse range of terrain for all ability levels. Heli ski experiences and packages are also available as well as The Rees’ complimentary, all-inclusive ski concierge service that can take care of the time-consuming logistical arrangements in advance.
Après ski is done equally well at The Rees; guests can warm up in front of the fireplace with their choice of wine from the award-winning Bordeau Wine Lounge or dine on locally sourced produce at True South Dining room, The Rees’ multi-award-winning restaurant.
A spa treatment can be enjoyed in the comfort of the spacious and sophisticated room, all with private balconies boasting the stunning sunset views over Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains.
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