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Bespoke and stylish – your next event at The Rees Hotel in Queenstown

As conferences and events rebound from aftermaths of a pandemic, there is anticipation that meeting and events worldwide will change for the good. Justification of holding business events will need to be closely mitigated on cost vs requirement and will have a flow on effect on planning, venue selection and delivery. Needless to say emphasis will be on smaller, bespoke and personalised events with a focus on group safety.

The Rees Hotel in Queenstown is a perfectly suited for bespoke, intimate event that ticks all the boxes. A sophisticated five-star hotel situated right on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, The Rees Hotel offers a variety of spacious and luxurious accommodation with views across the Remarkables Mountain range.

The Rees Hotel is an ideal venue for a personalised yet stylish Queenstown event with an array of different venues and it’s own dedicated Ruma Wai Kahu catering offering sumptuous south island cuisine. For those black tie dinners, the hotel’s award winning restaurant, True South Dining Room, offers fine dining creations by award winning New Zealand chefs. Dedicated event specialists with the skill and ability to manage every facet of planning events and offer seamless support ensuring every detail is carried out to the highest standards for the event being delivered safely and professionally.

The very versatile Ruma Wai Kahu offers spacious space for meetings and conferences. With superior natural lighting beaming from floor to ceiling glass windows, the room offers an energetic area with positive environment and designer décor and can be tailored for a high-power board-meeting or a presentation with use of latest audio-video equipment. For a more intimate setting, The Rees Penthouse is a perfect match. The two bedroom Penthouse apartments perched on the highest floors of the hotel, will help you innovate, inspire and invigorate fresh ideas with all the trimmings of a luxury 5 star hotel.

The Rees Penthouse are also perfect for an exclusive private dining experience featuring fresh produce, meat and seafood dishes from the best of the south island producers and growers turned into mouth-watering dishes by the hotel’s talented chef brigade matched with wines from the on-site wine cellar.

The Rees Hotel includes a library of rare books and art, courtesy shuttle to/from Queenstown town centre, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, movies and local telephone calls, a fully-equipped gymnasium, secure undercover parking, electric car-charging station and its own private beach and wharf accessing jet-boat and water taxi services. All of these services are on offer as a part of the package when booking and planning your event.

The Rees Hotel offers 60 Hotel rooms, 90 Apartments and five private, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathroom Lakeside Residences, all with terraces, showcasing spectacular views across Lake Wakatipu making them a perfect host for an in-residence conference venue. The events team at The Rees Hotel are experienced local and international professionals delivering consistency and hospitable service ensuring the very best of value for the investment.

Quiet, private and sophisticated, The Rees Hotel Queenstown epitomises southern hospitality at its finest and an authentic New Zealand experience. Book your next event at The Rees Hotel.