Gondola Open Hours

The Gondola Opens at 9am Everyday 365 Days a Year

Gondola access is restricted after 9pm and only available to guests who have a stargazing and restaurant booking.

There is no set departure time for the last Gondola back down to Queenstown and will vary depending on stargazing and restaurant closing times.

Opens: 9am   Last Uplift: 9pm
The last downward departure varies due to stargazing & restaurant closing times

Sunset over the snowy mountain with a Gondola in the Foreground.

Stratosfare Restaurant & Bar

Stratosfare Queenstown restaurant offer the following reservation times:

Lunch: 12.00pm - 2.00pm daily


First Sitting
5.30pm - 6.15pm
Tables to be vacated by 7.30pm
Second Sitting
8.00pm-8.45pm onwards


Skyline Queenstowns, Stratosfare Restaurant overlooking paragliders and Queenstown as the sun sets.