Motel accommodation & activities in Arrowtown
Arrowtown, perched on the banks of the beautiful Arrow River, in New Zealand’s Central Otago region, is well known for its gold mining history, distinct seasonal changes and breathtaking scenery.
This charming town about 15 minutes from Queenstown, one of the country’s major gold mining sites in its day, today still preserves its well-heeled past- the historic architecture, 19th century-style shops and old Miners’ Cottages, are much at the heart of Arrowtown’s tourist appeal.
Holiday activities include mountain biking, hot air ballooning, horse trekking, trout fishing, swimming, wine tasting and gold panning. There are a range of walks including Tobins Track, the walk to Macetown and Advance peak- the highest gold mine in the region; that offer picture postcard views of the town and beyond.
Arrowtown is only a few minutes away from the four world-class ski fields- Coronet Peak, The Remarkables, Treble Cone and Cardrona; and hence, an ideal place for skiing enthusiasts.
Accommodation options are varied and designed to suit all tastes and budgets. There are a wide variety of cafés and restaurants (both gourmet and takeaway-type) in Arrowtown.
Stroll along the banks of the tranquil Arrow River, sit back and soak up the beautiful scenery and make the most of the peace & quiet, or explore the wide range of adventure activities on offer- Visit Arrowtown for a truly unique holiday experience.
Golden Chain Motels in Arrowtown, New Zealand:
Golden Chain Motels
PO Box 5341
0800 80 GOLDEN
(0800 804 653) - NZ only
(1 800 504 732) - within Australia
Tel: +64 3 358 0821
Fax: +64 3 358 5012