The average price of a 7-day trip to Arrowtown is $2,638 for a solo traveler, $4,738 for a couple, and $8,882 for a family of 4. Arrowtown hotels range from $52 to $258 per night with an average of $118, while most vacation rentals will cost $220 to $640 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Queenstown Airport (ZQN) are between $1,273 and $2,515 per person for economy flights and $3,995 to $7,892 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $45 to $97 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Arrowtown, NZ

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to ZQN and stay in a Arrowtown hotel:

  • February 12th to March 18th
  • May 7th to June 24th
  • August 6th to October 7th
  • October 22nd to November 11th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Arrowtown is usually mid May.

 

Average Arrowtown Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Arrowtown for a week is $1,410-$4,161($201-$594 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $45 to $97 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $681 to $2,138 for economy

Lodging: $69 to $104 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $184 to $224 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Arrowtown for a week is $3,590-$7,732($513-$1,105 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $90 to $194 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,362 to $4,276 for economy

Lodging: $69 to $104 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $184 to $224 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Arrowtown for a week is $4,812-$13,152($687-$1,879 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $180 to $388 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,724 to $8,552 for economy

Lodging: $138 to $208 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $276 to $314 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Arrowtown

How cheap can you make a vacation to Arrowtown? The cheapest trip to Arrowtown is about $159 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 1% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $60 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $42.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Arrowtown for a week is $1,115-$3,102($159-$443 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $26 to $52 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $681 to $2,138 for economy

Lodging: $42 to $52 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $60 to $100 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Arrowtown for a week is $1,978-$5,604($283-$801 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $52 to $104 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,362 to $4,276 for economy

Lodging: $42 to $52 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $60 to $100 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Arrowtown for a week is $3,956-$10,968($565-$1,567 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $104 to $208 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,724 to $8,552 for economy

Lodging: $84 to $104 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $90 to $160 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Arrowtown cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Arrowtown Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Arrowtown.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Arrowtown for a week is $2,955-$12,946($422-$1,849 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $86 to $184 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,525 to $4,362 for first class

Lodging: $138 to $258 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $640 to $1,216 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Arrowtown for a week is $5,082-$18,596($726-$2,657 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $172 to $368 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,050 to $8,724 for first class

Lodging: $138 to $258 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $640 to $1,216 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Arrowtown for a week is $10,164-$34,276($1,452-$4,897 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $344 to $736 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $6,100 to $17,448 for first class

Lodging: $276 to $516 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $1,024 to $1,946 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Arrowtown Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Arrowtown is much higher than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Arrowtown due to very high property costs. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Arrowtown Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Arrowtown hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are a healthy amount of vacation rentals serving all budgets in Arrowtown.

 

Flight Costs to Arrowtown

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $2,515 average in late December to a low of $1,273 in mid May. Median flight price is $1,481. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Arrowtown our data includes 84 originating airports, and 52 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Arrowtown from an airport like Henry E. Rohlsen (STX) in Christiansted, VI (the United States) for an average $7,946 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Wellington International (WLG) in Wellington (New Zealand) at an average of just $89.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Tuesday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Arrowtown, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $1,243, so you can easily save about 98% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Arrowtown can easily cost $390 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $26 per person. Private tours can cost $786 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

 

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