Skycity Queenstown Casino

Queenstown casino is Skycity Group’s smallest country-based casino in New Zealand. Here you can read more about what is on offer, what opening hours they have and how you can book your visit online.

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Quick facts

Casino NameSkyCity Queenstown
Phone Number+64 3 441 0400
OwnerSkyCity Entertainment Group
Number of Games86+
Popular GamesBlackjack, Roulette, Baccarat, Poker, Slots
Popular ProvidersAristocrat, IGT, Konami, Ainsworth
Payment MethodsVisa, Mastercard, Skrill, Neteller, Paysafecard
LicensingNew Zealand Gambling Commission
AmenitiesHotels, Restaurants, Bars, Skyline Gondola, Casino Wharf

Opening hours

Skycity Queenstown casino is open every day between 12am and 1am except on Christmas Day, Good Friday and Anzac Day when it is only open between 12am and 1pm.

Dress code

The same dress code applies at all SkyCity group casinos, including the Queenstown casino. This means that proper clothing is a requirement. You will not be admitted with torn or dirty clothes. No hats, sunglasses or caps are allowed. Nothing gang related, no safety clothing and no sandals or flip flops are allowed.

If someone is under the influence of alcohol, drugs, threatening or causing trouble with customers or staff then Queenstown will take the necessary steps to stop this.

Age limit in the casino

The age limit is very strict at Queenstown casino. You must be at least 20 years old to visit the casino. Should you be caught in the casino when you are under 20, Queenstown will file a report and also ban you from the casino for 2 years.

Games available

The casino in Queenstown has 86 slot machines to offer and 3 different table games which are Baccarat, Roulette and Blackjack.

Queenstown casino games

Premier Rewards

Queenstown, just like all other Skycity casinos, has a reward system called Premier Rewards. Such a membership is completely free, but gives you extra benefits when you play such as extra points that can then be converted into money. You can easily join their rewards program online via

Premier rewards

Restaurant & bar

The Queenstown casino has a restaurant called the Wild Thyme Bar & Kitchen. This is open between Wednesdays and Sundays and serves lunch from 12pm to 10pm. On Tuesdays, a snack menu is offered instead from 11 am until late in the evening. No pre-booking is needed and you can see their menu via the website.

Wild Thyme Bar & Kitchen

Hotels nearby

Swiss Belresort Coronet Peak a 3-star hotel, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Queenstown a 4-star hotel and Swiss-Belsuites Pounamu which is a 5-star hotel. All three of these are at most a couple of minutes from the Queenstown casino. You can easily find more just by searching for hotels near Queenstown casino in Google.

SkyCity Queenstown casino’s location

The SkyCity Queenstown Casino is located in the heart of Beach Street in Downtown Queenstown and has a gorgeous view of nearby Queenstown Bay, from its second-floor location.

Skycity casino online

Queenstown does not offer the possibility to play online via its website, but Skycity group has therefore opened its own online casino with an MGA license which they can offer to all Kiwis in New Zealand. You can read more or visit the casino via the link below.

All land-based casinos in New Zealand

In addition to the Queenstown casino, the SKycity group offers 2 other country-based casinos, which are SkyCity in Auckland and Skycity in Hamilton. There are also 2 other country-based casinos that are not owned by the SkyCity group, which are Grand casino and Christchurch casino. In total there are 5 land based casinos in NZ after the Wharf casino closed down and below you can read more about all of them.

Skycity Auckland casino24/70800 759 2489
Skycity Hamilton casino
Mon to Thur: 10am – 4am
Friday: 10am – Closing on Sunday at 2am in the morning
Skycity Wharf casinoClosed!03 441 1495
Skycity Queenstown casinoEvery day 12am – 1am03 441 0400
Grand Casino (Dunedin)Every day 12AM – 2AM0800 4770 4545
Christchurch casinoMonday till Thursday: 11AM – 3AM
Friday: 11AM – Closes Monday morning at 3am.
03 365 9999

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