Featuring a beautiful garden setting, the Settlers Cottage Motel is a 5-minute walk from the historic town center of Arrowtown and a 20-minute drive from Queenstown. It offers country-style accommodations with free on-site parking for 1 car per room.

Cozy units feature rustic interiors and they each come with a private entrance. All offer a kitchenette with 2 cook-tops, a toaster and a fridge. Guests can enjoy views of the garden from on the veranda/patio area.

The property has a children’s playground with a swing set, a trampoline and a rock wall. Guest laundry facilities are on offer. The staff at the tour desk can assist with booking local activities like jet-boating, rafting, mountain biking and horse trekking.

Motel Settlers Cottage is a 4-minute walk from Lakes District Museum and a 5-minute drive from Arrowtown Golf Club. Queenstown International Airport is a 20-minute drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Settlers Cottage Motel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 25, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Parking Available On Site


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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 3
  • 1 twin bed and
  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 4
One-Bedroom Cottage
  • Bedroom 1: 1 twin bed and 1 queen bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 6
Two-Bedroom Cottage
  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen bed
  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin beds
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 5
Two-Bedroom Cottage with Two Bathrooms
  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen bed
  • Bedroom 2: 3 twin beds
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  • The staff speaks English
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • The Korora Trading Company
    0.1 miles
  • Amisfield Bistro and Cellar Door
    3.3 miles
  • Rocky Gully T-Bar
    4.4 miles
  • Meadows Express Chair
    4.8 miles
  • Coronet Express Chair
    4.9 miles
  • Coronet Peak
    5.1 miles
  • Greengates Express
    5.1 miles
  • Kawarau Suspension Bridge
    5.7 miles
  • AJ Hackett Bungy Jumping - Kawarau Bridge
    5.7 miles
  • Skeggs Group
    6.2 miles
Top attractions
  • Shotover Ridge Business Park
    6.3 miles
  • The Remarkables
    7.8 miles
  • Shotover River
    9.1 miles
  • Skippers Canyon
    9.8 miles
  • Skyline Gondola and Luge
    10.6 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Arrow River
    0.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Queenstown Airport
    7.3 miles
How to get to Settlers Cottage Motel from Queenstown Airport
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Amenities of Settlers Cottage Motel
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Ski storage
  • Hiking
  • Playground
  • Skiing
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

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2:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Until 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 11 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Settlers Cottage Motel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please inform Settlers Cottage Motel in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please note that there is a 2.5% charge when you pay with a credit card.

FAQs about Settlers Cottage Motel

  • Settlers Cottage Motel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Skiing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)

  • Settlers Cottage Motel is 500 feet from the center of Arrowtown.

  • Check-in at Settlers Cottage Motel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Room options at Settlers Cottage Motel include:

    • Studio
    • Apartment

  • The prices at Settlers Cottage Motel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Settlers Cottage Motel (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Settlers Cottage Motel by:

    • Taxi 20min

  • Yes, Settlers Cottage Motel is popular with guests booking family stays.