Ski season is upon us in the Southern Hemisphere and “powder hounds” from all over, are preparing to hit the slopes in some of Australia and New Zealand’s favourite winter destinations.
For all your creature comforts, stay in the country’s capital of Canberra. Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra puts you in the heart of the CBD just minutes from key attractions such as Lake Burley Griffin, the Australian War Memorial, National Gallery of Australia, and Questacon Science and Technology Museum. There are shops, restaurants, and bars to enjoy while you plan your road trip out to the nearby ski fields.
Place yourself in the heart of this alpine town at Club Wyndham Dinner Plain. With rustic charm and a location that is nestled in the stunning Alpine Snow Gums, you will be just 14km from Mt Hotham’s ski runs and other snow-based activities. After a long day on the slopes, you can relax and warm up in the hotel’s hot tub and sauna and enjoy modern Australian cuisine in Elements Restaurant complete with stone fireplace.
Club Wyndham Dinner Plain Trademark Collection by Wyndham. Photo courtesy of Trademark Collection by Wyndham.
You’ll also be spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a Wyndham Hotels & Resorts property for your stay, with four hotels centrally located across the city. Wyndham Garden Remarkables Park Queenstown, LQ by Wyndham Queenstown, Ramada Suites by Wyndham Queenstown Remarkables Park and Ramada by Wyndham Queenstown Central will all put you in the heart of the city’s key attractions, restaurants, bars and cafes.
All hotels feature modern amenities and a variety of room types to suit families, couples and business travellers. Onsite food and beverage facilities are available for breakfast and lunch and free Wi-Fi can be enjoyed during your stay.
The scenic views from Treble Cone Ski Fields near Queenstown. Photo courtesy of Tourism New Zealand.
Ramada Suites by Wyndham Christchurch City is the perfect place to rest your head and is just a one hour and 45-minute drive from the ski fields. Enjoy a leisurely road trip along the mountainous terrain for a day of skiing and return to the hotel for some R&R. The modern hotel in the heart of the CBD sits by the Riverside Market, the casino and Canterbury Museum. The hotel’s amenities include a gym, café and free Wi-Fi, allowing you to stay healthy and connecting during your stay.
Mt Hutt Ski Fields in Canterbury. Photo courtesy of Tourism New Zealand.