Surrounded by majestic mountains and nestled on the shores of crystal clear Lake Wakatipu, 42 is right in the heart of New Zealand’s premier four season lake and alpine resort.

For those with a sense of adventure the expansive natural physical environment offers a superb platform for air, water and land based activities. Go walking,sailing, climbing, fishing, cycling, skiing or mountain biking — all within a stones throw from the front door!

Extreme thrill seekers can take their pick of adventure activities. With skydiving, bungy jumping, jetboating, white-water rafting and heli-skiing among the experiences on offer it is not surprising that Queenstown has the reputation as the world's favourite adrenaline destination.

Those seeking pure relaxation can chill out on the golf course, in a vineyard, at a luxury spa or in the many shops, galleries, bars and restaurants. Alternatively, wile away a day in historic Arrowtown or soak up the magical scenery in Glenorchy.

Queenstown has a packed social calendar with weekly events encompassing sport, art, music, comedy, food, wine, the wacky, the zany and everything in between. Whenever you are in town there will be a choice of top events to attend.

To ensure you make the most of your time at Forty Two your hosts, “Touch of Spice”, will be happy to meet your individual requirements with their bespoke concierge service