Queenstown
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Key facts and figures

Queenstown: 40 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

2. mountain height

The height of the mountain is the difference in height between the lowest and highest point. Tall mountains can offer longer pistes, better views, and often better snowfall.

3. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.

4. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.

5. The resort is serviced by public transport

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
Queenstown
38% have it

6. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.

7. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.

8. Has night skiing

Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.
Queenstown
51% have it

9. restaurants on the slopes

Rather than having to trek back to the base of the mountain, it is a lot more convenient to have restaurants and bars on the slopes.

10. seasonal snowfall

The average snowfall each season as measured in inches. The more snowfall there is, the more powdery and fluffy the ski slopes will be.

11. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.

12. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.

13. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

14. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.

15. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.

16. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Queenstown
94% have it

17. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.

18. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).

19. ski lifts (air)

Air lifts describe all off-ground types of ski lift, such as cable cars or chair lifts. These are better, particular for travelling long distances, as they can transport skiers faster and in larger quantities than surface lifts.

20. number of kindergartens

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2017.

21. Is child friendly

The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
Queenstown
85% have it

22. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.

23. number of theaters

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.

24. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.

25. chalets

A chalet is a type of house commonly found in ski resorts. Renting your own chalet can be fun and can often work out cheaper than staying in a hotel.

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