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4 DAY STARTER PACKAGE - CORONET PEAK & THE REMARKABLES $819 PER ADULT


The ultimate starter package for first time skiers or snowboarders who need transport, lift passes, rental equipment and the all important starter lessons!

Get daily lessons with expert instructors will have you go from never ever to sliding down the slopes in style. 

Your rental equipment is collected on mountain daily so there is no need to worry about wrestling with foreign equipment on the streets and carting it to and from the bus.

Simply board a pre-booked bus directly from your accommodation bus stop, check in on the mountain and the friendly staff will take care of your equipment, direct you to your lesson meeting point and get you started on the slopes.


Packages are based on Adult rates. 
Flexible to use any day of the snow season. Does not have to be consecutive days. 
For Child rates, Senior Rates or Family packages please enquire and we will happily send through a quote.
We can add on Clothing and Accessories or any Queenstown activities and tours as required!
If you have your own transport then check out the Intro to Snow Self Drive Package here

INCLUDES:

  • 4 Day NZSKI Starter Package
    - Includes: Lift tickets, 2 lessons daily and rental equipment hardware (either skis, boots, poles or snowboard, boots).
    - Valid at Coronet Peak or The Remarkables. 
    - Passes are flexible to use any day of the snow season and does not have to be consecutive days. 
  • 4 Days Mountain Transport (pick ups from 20+ central Queenstown locations)
  • Return Airport Transfers

OPTIONAL ADD ON: Clothing and Accessories Bundle

  • Jacket, Pants, Helmet, Gloves and Goggles from an extra $49 per day. To be collected in central Queenstown. Valid for use over 5 consecutive days, includes 1 free rest day off the slopes. Please contact us for a quote and let us know if you would prefer to add on clothing rental on the mountain for flexible use over more than 5 days. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

ON MOUNTAIN

  • Coronet Peak or The Remarkables - You choose which mountain each day. Try just one or experience both mountains.  
  • 4 Days Lift Passes: Surface conveyor lift access on Day 1. Full Mountain lift access on Day 2, 3 and 4. 
  • 4 Days Rental Equipment hardware: either recreational skis/boots/poles or snowboard/boots. Collected daily on mountain.
  • 4 Days Group Lessons. Two daily lessons of 2 hours. Meeting at 10am and 2pm daily. 
  • Passes are flexible to use any day of the snow season and does not have to be consecutive days.

Refer to our Ski Resort page for full mountain information.

MOUNTAIN TRANSPORT: 

Departs: From over 20+ locations around central Queenstown.

  • Coronet Peak departure leaves Queenstown approx 8:00AM
  • Remarkables departure leaves Queenstown approx 8:00AM
  • Bus departs all resorts at 4.15PM (ski lifts close at 4PM)

Duration: Depending on road & weather conditions

  • Coronet Peak bus trip approximately 30 minutes
  • Remarkables bus trip approximately 45 - 60 minutes

AIRPORT TRANSFERS

Services all domestic and international flights from early June through early October, for the winter season. Please advice your flight times and airline upon booking.

Package Prices

Price: $819.00

Airport Transfers

Experienced local drivers are there to meet and greet you upon arrival at the airport and transfer you to your Queenstown accommodation.
Services all scheduled domestic and international flights arriving and departing Queenstown airport. Shared Service.

Please Note: Transfers outside of the central Queenstown - Frankton Road route may be charged an extra fee. For example, transfers to Arthur's Point, Arrowtown, Kelvin Heights, Shotover Country and Lake Hayes are not included.

  • Return Airport Transfers
    • Both Ways

Lift Tickets, Lessons, Rental Equipment

Includes: 

  • 4 Days Lift Passes: Surface conveyer lift access on Day 1. Full Mountain lift access on Day 2, 3 and 4. 
  • 4 Days Rental Equipment hardware: either recreational skis/boots/poles or snowboard/boots. Collected daily on mountain.
  • 4 Days Group Lessons. Two daily lessons of 2 hours. Meeting at 10am and 2pm daily. 
  • 4 Day Intro to Snow
    • Coronet Peak or The Remarkables

Mountain Transport

4 Days Mountain Transport to Coronet Peak & The Remarkables. Ex. Queenstown.
Pick ups from 25 locations across Queenstown. 

  • 4 Day NZSKI Bus Transport
    • ADULT - Coronet Peak or The Remarkables

BEST TIME FOR SNOW:

Our pick for the most consistent snow and best time of year to visit Queenstown in winter months is late July to early September!


NO KIDS? AVOID THE HOLIDAYS!

If you don’t have kids then travel outside of the incredibly busy school holiday periods. It may save you time and money! Plus you don’t have to share the slopes with the holiday crowds!

New Zealand School Holidays: Saturday 4th July to Sunday 19th July
Australian School Holidays: Saturday 27th June to Sunday 19th July


WINTER EVENTS 2020

There are loads of great winter events on in 2020, so plan your trip around these if you fancy taking part (or not!)

Queenstown Winter Festival: Thursday 18th June – Sunday 21st June
Winter Pride - Gay Ski Week: Sunday 30th August - Tuesday 8th September

What are the season dates? 

CORONET PEAK

  • Opening Day: 13th June 2020
  • Closing Day: 27th September 2020

THE REMARKABLES

  • Opening Day: 6th June 2020
  • Closing Day: 11th October 2020

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