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Make your way to the base of the Queenstown gondola, located within walking distance from downtown. Take a seat on the gondola for an exciting ascent to Bob's Peakat Skyline where the Stratosfare Restaurant and Bar awaits. 
During the ride, soak up the magnificent mountain views of the Remarkables, Coronet Peak, Queenstown and the aquamarine waters of Lake Wakatipu — part of Southern Lakes region of New Zealand's South Island. 
On arrival at the skyline restaurant, fill your plate with a delicious buffet, with your choice of 4-course lunch or 6-course dinner. Sink your teeth into local favorites including South Island salmon, seafood, salads, roast meats and desserts. If you’d like, order a drink in the fully licensed bar (own expense) to complete this unique dining experience.
With your round-trip ticket, reboard the gondola for the ride back down to the base.
If you’re in Queenstown on Christmas Day or New Year’s Eve, enjoy a round-trip gondola ride, festive buffet, live entertainment and two luge rides. 
Christmas Day:Lunch and dinner include an appearance from Santa. Christmas dinner has two seating times to choose from. Please note: the Kiwi Haka is closed for Christmas.
New Year's Eve:Select from two seating times for dinner. Please note: the Kiwi Haka is not included.
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Ride the Queenstown gondola to a skyline restaurant for a midday or evening meal, and enjoy scenic views over Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables range. At Stratosfare Restaurant and Bar, perched on Bob's Peakat Skyline high above the mountain town, settle in for a 4-course buffet lunch or 6-course buffet dinner of local specialties. Each table in the restaurant’s tiered seating area boasts prime views, including Coronet Peak. On Christmas or New Year’s Eve, enjoy a themed buffet, live entertainment and two luge rides.
  • Buffet lunch or dinner with spectacular views from Stratosfare Restaurant and Bar in Queenstown
  • Quality all-you-can-eat buffet featuring fresh seafood and prime meats
  • Tiered seating guarantees stunning views from every table
  • Round-trip scenic gondola ride
  • Themed buffet lunch and dinner for christmas
  • New Year's Eve themed buffet dinner. Two sittings to choose from
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great food and views

I hiked up the hill and enjoyed having somewhere lovely to eat etc. Food was excellent and reasonably priced

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
An awesome activity for non-adrenaline junkies!

Something the whole family can enjoy. Lots of lovely food for our buffet dinner and the views are fantastic.

Thank Nudine K
Reviewed 10 July 2018
Fantastic experience!

What a memorable day we had taking the Skyline Gondola for lunch to the restaurant. Paid extra for a guaranteed window seat but so worth it. And the food was superb. The views of Queenstown from there are some of the best you will get...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018
Must do in Queenstown to this attraction which basically put QTWN on the map.

Luge and views and a meal at reasonable prices - we lived there for 4 years and always have a fond place in my heart for this special place. From the off if you are in Qtwn for an extended stay - consider a annual...More

Thank Brigg_Maund
Reviewed 22 June 2018
Overpriced, monopoly (Gondola). Restaurant OK

This is one of those things that you feel you have to do when you visit Queenstown, every time you look at Bob's Peak it's there going up & down. You look at the price & you think $40 for a 5 minute ride &...More

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