Skiing and Snowboarding at Snow Park NZ with on Snow Accommodation
Southern Alps, Wanaka
Snow Park Nz conveniently located between Queenstown and Wanaka. This world class mountain resort sits along the Cardona Valley and is an ideal place to stay for a winter snow holiday as the park offers luxury apartments and bunkrooms for backpackers.
Snow Park NZ has great resort facilities which include the Woolshed Restaurant & Bar - they serve breakfast, lunch & dinner, Ka Pie Café - a great stop to grab a bite on the run, The Goods Retail Store - which offers clothing, snow gear & accessories, and Snow Park NZ has a transport service to take you to and from the park.
ON THE MOUNTAIN
Snow Park NZ is open from 11 June and runs through to the beginning of October. The park offers night skiing, tubing, sledding and cat skiing. The ski lift is quad share and takes for a leisurely trip up the mountain.
Snow Park offers Learn to Ski/Board and packages for first timers and Progression packages for those wanting to progress to park riding, along with private and group lessons for skiers and boarders whishing to improve their skills.
Snow Park NZ offers over 40 jumps, rails, box runs, wall rides, quarter pipe (only one in New Zealand) and the 22ft super-pipe.
The Bunk Rooms are rooms that either have 4, 8 or 16 bed per room. Shared bathroom facilities.
The Ensuite apartments all have a t.v and ensuite bathroom, and can accommodate 2 people.
Apartments are all 4 bedroom self-contained with luxury furnishings so you can stay in comfort and style with the latest features, these include;
» En-suite bathrooms
» Living area
» Large fireplace
» LCD Televisions
» Full kitchens and large decks
All the apartments are designed to be ski in/out accommodation, so you can just ski or snowboard down to the lifts and start your ski holiday. These apartments are also north-northwest facing to give you fantastic sunset and resort views.
Distances from Snow Park NZ:
» Wanaka 35 minutes (34km)
» Arrowtown 45 minutes (37km)
» Queenstown 60 minutes (58km)
» Wanaka Airport – 10km / 10 minutes (Air NZ only)
» Queenstown Airport – 60km / 50 minutes drive
» Dunedin Airport- 280km / 180 minutes drive
» Christchurch Airport- 420km / 300 minutes drive
» 4.5 hours from Christchurch
» 3.5 hours from Dunedin
From Queenstown - Head north across the Crown Range, following the signs to Wanaka. Snow Park is located just after the Cardrona village.
From Lake Wanaka - Head up the Cardrona Valley approximately 20Km to the entrance of the Snow Park and the Snow Farm.
Parking in the resort
Depending upon the snow, you can either park in the main car park or drive to the accommodation building and park outside your door.
A shuttle service is available daily from central Queenstown and Wanaka, departing each morning and returning each evening.