Minus 5º Ice Bar

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Queenstown’s original ice bar, MINUS 5º ICE BAR features over 18 tonnes of crystal clear ice architecture and the chance to experience extreme temperatures. 

Explore ice furniture, handmade ice carvings and sample drinks menu from ice glasses, choosing from a selection of delicious cocktails and mocktails.

The whole family can enjoy a unique Queenstown bucket list experience in a frozen wonderland.  Let the kids enjoy feeling like Antarctic explorers for an afternoon, while you're kept warm sampling drinks and taking in fantastic ice sculptures created by an expert ice carver.

Situated at the Steamer Wharf lakefront area, MINUS 5º ICE BAR Queenstown welcomes guests of every age into the intricately ice carved world. 

Opening Hours:

Monday - Sunday: From 12.00pm.  Hours may vary seasonally.


For bookings and more information, visit the MINUS 5º ICE BAR​ website.

Venue Hire:

Break the ice over a few chilly cocktails at your next private event or staff party in a unique venue.  Ice sculptor produce abstract and realistic ice carvings and can even produce personalised ice sculptures for your event!  

There is also the option to extend your event with their sister bar sitting right next door, Little Blackwood.  The Fire & Ice package is the perfect complementary evening, ideal for large groups; chill out in the ice bar, then defrost in comfort with a view to die for over lake Wakatipu.

To make an event booking, please visit the MINUS 5º ICE BAR website.


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Beach Street , Steamer Wharf, Queenstown

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