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The Carlin is for discerning travellers attracted to a one-of-a-kind, local boutique Hotel experience.

Offering a range of spacious suites in 1,2, and 3 & 4 bedroom configurations with 50 to 288 square meters of indoor and outdoor living space.

The Penthouse interconnects to provide 1-7 bedrooms with 7 bathrooms, 3 lounge rooms and 3 outdoor spas. All beautifully realised in delicate palettes with meticulous attention to detail and carefully curated materials.

The Hotel includes outdoor terraces with private spas, gas fires and exceptional lake and mountain views. Relax in 6 Star luxury, enjoy world class amenities and personalised service provided by an exceptional team of Hotel Ambassadors, Concierge, Butlers, Massage Therapists and Chefs.

Only a 5 minute walk to town, we are located on Queenstown Hill with spectacular views just below us of Queenstown Bay, Lake Wakatipu and the Town Centre.

Lakeview Suite 

The Lakeview Suite (114sqm) is situated on Level 2 with amazing views over Queenstown, Lake Wakatipu and the Mountains. This Suite boasts a Super King Bed with sumptuous bed linens, freestanding bath, double vanity and intelligent toilet in your private ensuite. Relax and enjoy your spacious Lounge with indoor gas Fireplace, Dining Table, Fully equipped Kitchen, David Shaw designer Sofa bed, 65” Television and Laundry facility. A terrace includes a heated spa and alfresco dining table and chairs. Each Suite has a daily replenished soft Minibar and nightly turndown service. This Suite can be a 2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Suite with an adjoining King Deluxe Room.

The Eagles Nest Penthouse

The Eagles Nest Penthouse (122sqm) retreat provide a superior experience for the luxury traveller. Spacious interiors include open plan living and dining with a gas fireplace, chefs kitchen and separate powder room. The Master Bedroom features a Super-King bed with twin wardrobes, executive desk, 65’ television and state of the art massage chair. Graciously appointed bathroom features a double vanity, free standing bath, intelligent toilet and marble finishes. Enjoy unparalleled views from the outdoor terrace with gas fire pit, lounge, heated spa and alfresco dining.

The Presidential Suite 

The Presidential Suite (166sqm) with amazing views over Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu and the Mountains. An expansive open plan living with a self-playing baby grand piano. This Suite boasts a Super King Bed with sumptuous bed linens, Twin Wardrobes, Executive Desk and 65 Television a freestanding bath, double Marble vanity, Steam shower and intelligent toilet in a private ensuite. Relax and enjoy your private Lounge with indoor gas Fireplace, Dining Table, Full Kitchen, David Shaw designer Sofa bed & 65” Television. A terrace includes a heated spa, outdoor Fireplace and alfresco dining area, a free soft Minibar. This suite can be expanded to 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms.

The Carlin Skyhome Penthouse

The Skyhome Penthouse is the largest penthouse suite in the Southern Hemisphere. This 7-bedroom expandable suite with interconnecting room design includes some of our best suites – the Eagle’s Nest, the Presidential Suite, and the Royal Suite – covering the top three floors, with a private lift connecting them. Designed to provide utmost comfort and privacy, the Skyhome Penthouse is made with celebrities and other VIPs who usually have an entourage, in mind. The hotel’s Invisible Service feature ensures that VIP guests can head straight to the privacy and comfort of their suite, via a private entrance and an express lift card connecting the car park and the Penthouse Suite. A private reception and butler’s office are also included. This exclusive suite is only available by enquiry.

Features & Amenities

  • Spa Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site restaurant
  • Outdoor Fire
  • Patio/Deck/Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Bar
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Coffee Machine
  • Central Location
  • Mountain Views
  • Lake & Mountain Views
  • Breakfast
  • Day Spa



Airport transfers OR valet parking 

Terrace with outdoor fireplace, spa pool & outdoor dining 

soft mini bar & snacks 

Welcome gift upon arrival 

Cooked to order breakfast for two 

Evening surprise on a treat trolley 

Personal butler 7am to 10pm, requires a day's notice, charged by the hour additionally 


Additional Amenities for Eagles Nest penthouse 

Complimentary selection of bar items & full bar set up 

$100 NZD food & beverage allowance

$200 NZD activities allowance (T&C's apply)


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