Hotel St Moritz, MGallery by Sofitel - heli picnic Memorable Moment.

How to make a moment into a memory, Queenstown style

Queenstown is one of those magical destinations where making holiday memories comes easy. Blame it on the breathtaking scenery, crisp mountain air and wonderful wineries weaving their magic at every turn!

Of course to ensure that a fleeting moment in time with a loved one become a fully-fledged ‘forever’ memory, it definitely helps to enlist the skills of an in-the-know local to craft a truly one-in-a-lifetime experience.

The Hotel St Moritz, an MGallery by Sofitel property included in Accor Vacation Club’s New Zealand accommodation portfolio, is one such place offering that service for visitors to Queenstown.

In addition to its impeccable service, five-star facilities and captivating designs, the hotel offers guests the chance to indulge in its Queenstown Memorable Moment, curated by the staff themselves.

Flight of fancy – a heli picnic on an extraordinary alpine plateau…

Hotel St Moritz ‘Memorable Moment’ package is indeed spectacular, featuring a flight by private charter helicopter to “The Ledge” on Cecil Peak for a magical half hour of tranquility.  There, overlooking The Southern Alps you will enjoy a delicious picnic prepared by the hotel’s own Lombardi Restaurant.  It’s definitely a worthy addition to your bucket list, creating an incredible sensory moment, where the imposing scale of nature is awe-inspiring.

The Memorable Moment experience from Hotel St Moritz  is available on request and can be taken at your leisure during your stay. To find out more, call the hotel on +64 3 442 4990 and speak to the concierge, or visit

What is a Memorable Moment?

MGallery by Sofitel is comprised of a collection of captivating boutique hotels that exude luxury, charisma and a profoundly local character. Each hotel has developed its very own Memorable Moment for guests, taking various forms, however always remaining deeply rooted in the local landscape, culture and hotel character. Your moment could be something as intimate as a dinner, or as grandiose as a helicopter ride to survey a local landmark.

In any case, the experience is likely to be one of the most defining of your stay. For more visit

Feeling inspired?

If you now feel inspired to explore an Accor Vacation Club Membership and plan your next holiday to Queenstown, contact a representative of the Accor Vacation Club Member Services team on 1300 761414.