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Ben Lomond

A popular destination for outdoor adventurers, Ben Lomond is a mountain located near Queenstown, New Zealand. Visitors are rewarded with a magnificent view of Wakatipu Basin. The summit is truly a scenic experience, with soft tufts of windswept grass nestled amongst many layers of exposed rock. The observant explorer can spot many species of wildlife local to the terrain, including the gregarious kea parrot, the indigo tui, and the unique olive-green New Zealand bellbird. The region surrounding Ben Lomond, including the Remarkable Mountains, is perhaps most recognizable from its iconic portrayal in the Lord of the Rings films.

  • Enjoy a soaring view of Lake Wakatipufrom the summit of Ben Lomond of New Zealand’s longest lake, home to the long fin eel and the epic setting for Lothlorien, home of Tolkien’s Elves.
  • Explore the Douglas fir forests of Bob’s Peak, a popular extension of Ben Lomond and a local Queenstown hotspot for paragliding and ziplining.
  • Challenge yourself over the rugged New Zealand terrain by trekking one of the many trails on or around the rugged Queenstown butte, or take an unforgettable tour on a mountain-bike using the popular cycling routes.

Ben Lomond Mountain is located just north of Queenstown, in the Ben Lomond Scenic Reserve. The town itself is situated near the central bend in Lake Wakatipu. The mountain is accessible by mountain bike or on foot. A trek up and down Ben Lomond will take you close to a full day. There are designated areas along the hiking routes where mountain bikes cannot access, which makes walking up the mountain a little safer for those not saddled up on moving steel. The Ben Lomond Track is accessible from Skyline Access Road or One Mile Creek Walk.

Hotels in Ben Lomond

Recommended hotels

From US$17

1 Nomads Queenstown

5 stars
4.5 / 5 8 reviews

5-11 Church Street Map

FREE Light Breakfast Included!

The Nomads Queenstown Backpackers Hostel is in the heart of Queenstown and has Skippers Canyon, Nzone, Kingston Flyer, Dart Stables, Skyline Gondola, Sail Queenstown and Queenstown Gardens in its... More

Queenstown visit
Very good location, helpful staff. Very clean and reasonable quiet. Good value for this money.
21 Jan 2015
From US$90

2 Crowne Plaza QUEENSTOWN

3 stars
4.4 / 5 11 reviews

93 Beach Street Map

Overlooking the Lake Wakatipu, Crowne Plaza QUEENSTOWN is not to be missed if you want to enjoy some fine hospitality with an unmatched location and scenery. GeneralA well equipped conference... More

Excellent location, Excellent Service
The location of the crowne is absolutely perfect, close to everything in Queenstown. Great views! The staff are very friendly and helpful.
17 Mar 2014
From US$118

3 Hotel St Moritz, Queenstown - MGallery Collection by Accor

5 stars
4.5 / 5 13 reviews

10-18 Brunswick street Map

Save 33% on your stay. Includes breakfast

Offering exceptional service and contemporary accommodation in an inviting atmosphere, Hotel St Moritz, Queenstown - MGallery Collection by Accor is a unique place of majestic beauty and lifelong... More

Great place for a quick trip to Queenstown
We loved our stay at St Moritz. It is close to town, the views are awesome and the staff were all very friendly.
15 Jun 2015
From US$18

4 Base Queenstown

5 stars
3.8 / 5 6 reviews

49 Shotover Street Map

Comfortable, budget-friendly and cosy, Base Queenstown Hostel offers a haven for adventurous vacationers exploring the areas and attractions of Queenstown in New Zealand. Apart from jet boating,... More

Central and Handy
You can't beat this for location and price. Great place.
24 Jan 2014
From US$267

5 Dairy Private Luxury Hotel Queenstown (The)

4 stars
4.8 / 5 4 reviews

Corner of Brecon & Isle streets Map

FREE Breakfast, Afternoon Tea, WIFI & Use Of Bikes

Featuring an elegant decor and a warm hospitality, Dairy Private Luxury Hotel welcomes you for an unforgettable vacation. GeneralGuests can relax in the comfortable lounge with stylish, generous... More

A gentle retreat for the quiet pleasures of life
A great little hotel with a personal touch. Instant feeling of a 'home' away from home, very sorry to leave the experience.
19 Apr 2014
From US$85

6 Novotel Queenstown Lakeside

4 stars
4.8 / 5 126 reviews

Cnr Earl St and Marine Parade Map

Rate includes Breakfast

Set amidst natural attractions and recreation sites, Novotel Queenstown Lakeside makes for a convenient starting point for travellers visiting this part of New Zealand. After attending gatherings... More

It's alright
We got a fairly good deal on this hotel with only a few weeks to spare before our holidays. The view from our room was of a little creek, which was okay. The room walls are a little thin - a bunch...
3 Jul 2015
From US$101

7 Alta Apartments

5 stars
4.6 / 5 5 reviews

89 Thompson Street Map

With lavish self-catering accommodations nestled on the foothills in the tranquil inner city, Alta Apartments makes for a fitting base for cosmopolitan travellers in this Otago resort town in New... More

Couple weekend trip
My partner and I booked a large studio suite for 3 nights in Queenstown. There was a short pathway from the car park to the door of our room which wasn't the best in the snow but it also felt very...
10 Aug 2015
From US$233

8 Platinum Queenstown - Luxury Villas

4 stars
3.0 / 5 1 reviews

96 Fernhill Road Map

Boasting self-serviced units with scenic views of Lake Wakatipu, Platinum Queenstown - Luxury Villas makes for an ideal retreat for holidaymakers visiting Queenstown. Vacationers at this chic New... More

Dont expect daily cleans
I chose this place as i have stayed here previously and loved the view. Its no longer owned by heritage across the road, but is still well run by the friendly staff The stay was great but my...
3 Aug 2014
From US$180

9 Queenstown Park Boutique Hotel

5 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

21 Robins Road Map

FREE Internet, Parking & Pre-Dinner Drinks

To experience the sophistication of luxury accommodation in style, the exclusive service awaits at the Queenstown Park Hotel. GeneralQueenstown Park's facilities can be customized to suit intimate... More

From US$98

10 Peppers Beacon Hotel Queenstown

5 stars
4.4 / 5 41 reviews

33 Lake Esplanade Map

Breakfast For 2, Cheese Platter & $100 Voucher

Peppers Beacon Hotel Queenstown offers luxurious accommodations set on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, makes for tranquil base for discerning travellers visiting this side of New Zealand. While on a... More

family trip to the snow
We were very disappointed with the cleanliness of the room. When we arrived it was very icy and snow so the gritting had been done and so from day one the grit and salt got walked into the room and...
1 Jul 2015
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