Cost of Living in Queenstown

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Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 57.15 R$ 38.10-152.40
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 304.81 R$ 266.71-685.82
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 45.72 R$ 38.10-57.15
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 19.05 R$ 15.83-38.10
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 32.39 R$ 22.86-38.10
Cappuccino (regular) 16.96 R$ 15.24-26.38
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 13.34 R$ 11.43-19.05
Water (12 oz small bottle) 10.48 R$ 7.62-15.24
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 33.74 R$ 28.12-57.69
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 7.64 R$ 3.46-11.92
Rice (white), (1 lb) 4.81 R$ 3.80-10.37
Eggs (regular) (12) 17.04 R$ 10.29-22.86
Local Cheese (1 lb) 22.16 R$ 13.83-69.13
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 20.46 R$ 11.23-32.84
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 26.79 R$ 21.11-44.93
Apples (1 lb) 6.71 R$ 4.32-10.37
Banana (1 lb) 5.01 R$ 3.69-6.91
Oranges (1 lb) 6.48 R$ 5.18-7.78
Tomato (1 lb) 4.68 R$ 3.44-12.10
Potato (1 lb) 5.18 R$ 2.64-8.30
Onion (1 lb) 4.13 R$ 3.46-5.28
Lettuce (1 head) 9.78 R$ 3.96-15.62
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 6.27 R$ 3.05-15.24
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 57.15 R$ 38.10-114.30
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 12.68 R$ 5.01-22.62
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 16.27 R$ 7.62-31.66
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 139.64 R$ 99.06-190.51
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 7.62 R$ 7.62-9.53
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 457.21 R$
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 12.38 R$ 12.38-17.91
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 20.85 R$ 20.23-25.14
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 228.61 R$ 228.61-228.61
Gasoline (1 gallon) 30.70 R$ 26.68-37.50
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 133,354.37 R$ 95,253.12-171,455.62
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 124,464.08 R$ 114,303.74-171,455.62
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 726.09 R$ 539.77-1,143.04
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.68 R$ 1.14-1.68
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 281.95 R$ 247.66-342.91
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 337.20 R$ 160.03-457.21
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 76.20 R$
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 53.34 R$ 49.53-68.58
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,905.69 R$ 4,191.14-7,620.25
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,050.62 R$ 19,050.62-19,050.62
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 440.89 R$ 323.86-762.02
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 152.40 R$ 114.30-304.81
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 549.75 R$ 304.81-685.82
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 749.32 R$ 304.81-1,143.04
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 8,318.77 R$ 8,191.77-8,382.27
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,001.26 R$ 7,620.25-8,382.27
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 15,907.27 R$ 12,192.40-19,050.62
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,017.93 R$ 11,430.37-15,240.50
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,309.54 R$
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,539.69 R$
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 17,907.59 R$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.21 2.20-5.50

Prices in Queenstown

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Last update: May 2021
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2 Comments so far
Anonymous on Apr 29, 2019:
Average rent for a one bed apartment is $2,512 per month in central Queenstown and is $1,950 in the suburbs (eg Shotover)
Lcmortensen on May 26, 2017:
Buss pass in Queenstown is $47.00 per week, not per month. See http://connectabus.com/discount-cards/Pricing-Options