Travel Info

Where to Stay

Queenstown aerial winter views

Queenstown Accommodation

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Wanaka Accommodation

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Arrowtown Accommodation

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Glendhu Bay

Alternatively you may choose to stay at the Glendhu Bay Motor Camp, especially if you are starting particularly early for the Ultra Run!

How to Get There


Domestic and International flights operate daily into and out of Queenstown on Air New Zealand.


It is a stunning scenic drive through to this area from anywhere in the South Island.

Christchurch – Queenstown: 6hrs/485km

Christchurch – Wanaka: 5hrs20/430km

Dunedin – Queenstown: 3hrs30/282km

Dunedin – Wanaka: 3hrs20/276km


Budget Car and Truck Rental have a special offer for all entrants with $50 off a 3+ day Budget rental. With so many people in Queenstown for the Macpac Motatapu, rental cars will be in hot demand, so don’t delay. And don’t forget, Budget are refunding the race fees of five lucky Macpac Motatapu participants to ensure you’re good to go for your next event, so enter at and you could be racing for free.

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