Imperium acquired Eichardt’s Private Hotel in December 2010, making it the first New Zealand based investment for the Group. Eichardt’s Private Hotel provides boutique accommodation in five luxurious Hotel Suites, four Lakefront Apartments and an exquisite Private Residence called “The Residence”, all located in premium lakefront positions in the heart of Queenstown’s café and restaurant precinct. The Hotel dates back to the gold rush era of the mid to late 19th century and is an historical icon of New Zealand’s South Island.
Eichardt’s Private Hotel, is a member of ‘Small Luxury Hotels of the World’, one of the world premier luxury hotel brands.
Eichardt’s is the leading collection of luxury accommodation in New Zealand and is one of New Zealand’s most awarded hotels and as part of Imperium’s strategy to one of the world’s best hotels it has won the following awards.
New Zealands Best Boutique Hotel 2014 – HM Magazine Awards
Global Best Luxury Boutique Ski Hotel 2013 – World Luxury Hotel Awards
New Zealand’s Best Boutique Ski Hotel 2013 – World Ski Awards
Awarded ‘Forever Fabulous’ in the top 8 hotels in the world by Tatler Magazine UK – Jan 2012
Named by Asia Dreams Magazine’s “Top 10 Winter Escapes” worldwide- Oct 2012
Awarded ‘Top 10 Bars in the world with a view’ – Times of London, UK – Oct 2010
The Eichardt’s Collection – Awarded Certificate of Excellence by Tripadvisor – 2012, 2013 Traveller’s Choice awards
The Eichardt’s Collection – Awarded Air New Zealand Small Enterprise Hospitality & Accommodation Award at the 2012 Westpac Queenstown Chamber of Commerce Business Awards – Nov 2012