Cruise with The Rees Hotel Queenstown

The Rees Hotel Queenstown has a new Auckland-based 84ft motor yacht MV Templar for chartered and private cruises.

Based in Viaduct Harbour in Auckland City, the MV Templar by The Rees is a fully furnished luxurious four cabin yacht, with cabin ensuite bathrooms, accommodating up to 44 people during the day and 9 overnight.

Motor Yacht

The motor yacht is a natural extension of the luxurious accommodation experience that is The Rees Hotel Queenstown.

Mark Rose, General Manager of The Rees Hotel says they are always looking at innovative ways to offer our valued guests new experiences in line with the high standard and quality of accommodation and service we strive to maintain at.

“This has included our Culinary Series dinners, our unique heli-wine tours and heli-weddings experiences and now we are extremely excited to announce this new expansion into Auckland, with the acquisition of our motor yacht MV Templar, offering a range of exceptional experiences on Auckland harbour for corporate events and private charters,” he says.


The MV Templar is available to be chartered for any occasion including day charters or extended cruising, sunset cruises, champagne breakfasts, fine dining, golf or island transfers, celebrations, weddings, honeymoons, corporate functions, product launches, unique business meetings, team building and staff incentives.

The experienced Rees team will be on deck to ensure your on-water experience is exciting, seamless and memorable.

Rates can be quoted hourly (3 hour minimum), daily and extended cruise periods and special events on request. Extras include catering, extra fuel, wharf fees & any other additional fees incurred and can be arranged according to your needs.