Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Fernhill

The area's culture and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Fernhill. Travelers like the lake, restaurants and mountain views in this welcoming and romantic city. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Fernhill

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Fernhill has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Coronet Peak Ski Area (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Kiwi and Birdlife Park (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Skyline Gondola (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Queenstown Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Queenstown Hill (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Onsen Hot Pools (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Fernhill

Travelers enjoy Fernhill for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in June, January, October or July, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 36°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Fernhill

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Fernhill is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bob's Peak (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Queenstown Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Moke Lake (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Lake Wakatipu (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Skippers Canyon (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Cecil Peak (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Fernhill

Fly into Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.5 mi (8.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Fernhill?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 84 vacation rentals near Fernhill. From 54 Houses to 19 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Fernhill for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Fernhill?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Fernhill. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Queenstown Mall: 692 vacation rentals
  • Arrowtown Golf Course: 737 vacation rentals
  • Gibbston Valley Winery: 742 vacation rentals
  • CaddyShack City Mini Golf: 692 vacation rentals
  • Millbrook Resort Golf Course: 707 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fernhill listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Fernhill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 54 Houses in Fernhill. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fernhill include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Chalets: 4 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Fernhill?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Fernhill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.