The Location

Study in NZ’s adventure capital and immerse yourself in the tourism industry.

Surrounded by the breath-taking Southern Alps and set on the shores of spectacular Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown’s a beautiful place to call home.

With world-class ski resorts, great walks, jet boating, bungy jumping (just to name a few) right on your doorstep, there is always something new to try.

The Queenstown region is also a foodie’s paradise, boasting an amazing restaurant and bar scene and some of the country’s best vineyards.

A bustling resort town, Queenstown attracts visitors from across the globe.Tourism in Queenstown’s chief industry, making it the ultimate destination to student tourism and hospitality management.


Campus

QRC pursues ‘Excellence’ through high quality facilities and unique learning environments.

QRC House is a five storey, boutique building, which opens onto the Queenstown Gardens. Opened in 2005, QRC House is well resourced, comfortable and stylish.

Amenities include:

  • Resource and Research Library
  • Demonstration Kitchen
  • Computer suite
  • Student Café
  • High-speed internet
  • Modern software applications

QRC Lodge

QRC Lodge is home to Diploma students in their first two terms.

Striking the right balance between living and learning, QRC Lodge is a short 20min walk or 5 min drive from QRC House and the heart of Queenstown.

Facilities include games room, tennis court, TV room, dedicated study areas and fully equipped student kitchen.

Lodge rooms are twin share and include an ensuite bathroom. A limited number of single rooms are available.

 

Our Lodge Managers are on-site to assist students and provide help or guidance when needed. They also host awesome student events including dorm competitions, weekly activities and themed lodge parties.

Our in-house chef serves up home-style dinners for all students Sunday – Thursday nights. Breakfast is also provided 7 days a week to ensure you start the day out right. Meals are served as a buffet and the Lodge can cater for an array of dietary requirements.

We also can’t forget the amazing views across Lake Wakatipu to the Remarkables.

Cost

$293 per week – this price is for a twin share room and includes wireless internet, power and catered meals.

QRC provides safe, affordable and convenient accommodation for all students. You’ll find common areas, games rooms and weekly events- everything you need to play, study and learn in comfort

Lodge Facilities

  • Student lounge with Plasma TV,
  • Dining room
  • Student kitchen
  • Coin operated student laundry
  • Tennis Court
  • Table Tennis, Foosball and Pool Table
  • BBQ area
  • Wifi
  • Onsite parking is available

Shotover Lodge

Shotover Lodge provides long term accommodation and is recommended of Graduate Diploma students, Internship students and 2nd year students at QRC.

Located in picturesque Arthur’s Point, at the base of Coronet Peak ski field and a short 7 minute drive into the centre of Queenstown, Shotover Lodge offers studio-style apartment living.

Shotover Lodge offers spacious communal areas, a fully equipped kitchen, student lounge (with a pool table, fireplace, and television) and an outdoor entertainment area (with BBQ, open fireplace, seating and lawn).

Costs

Single – $240 per week

Take a Tour

If you are considering QRC I say go for it. It has been the best thing I could have done and it is an amazing opportunity and a great place to live!

Jessica Irwin Hospitality Management Diploma