School Campus and Facilities

ABC College of English is a shared campus on Earl Street and Coronation Drive, near Sir Eion Edgar House, home to our partner Queenstown Resort College.

General School Facilities & Services

ABC College of English provides student access to a range of facilities and services including:

Common Room CAFE

The Cafe is a fun and relaxing place for breakfast, lunch and coffee breaks. It is fully licensed, has wireless access, a fire for cold winter days, daily newspapers and a range of books and magazines.

Computer Use & PhotoCopying

A number of computers are available throughout the college. You will be given a personal computer username during Orientation and you will be able to set your own password.

Student support Services

The Student Administration team at ABC is responsible for admissions, accommodation, student support services and pastoral care. We are here to help you.

Study Support Classes

Study support classes are offered throughout the term for general literacy, numeracy, study and examination skills sessions.

Social Activities

Social activities are organised as part of your course, as part of the lodge communities for their residents and also for the whole College so you can meet people enrolled in other programmes.


The Library has comfortable seating, reading tables and computers. Online journal access is available. For general areas of reading, the Queenstown Public Library is also available for students free of charge.


Our central location is ideal as the township of Queenstown is less than 5 minutes walk giving our students access to a range of shops, restaurants, cafes and bars.  We are also located next to the Queenstown Botanical Gardens giving students the opportunity to take a peaceful stroll between classes or outside of class times.

Campus Location

QRC House.

QRC House is a modern well equipped 5 level building which features:

  • Large, multi-roomed building, including upstairs function and board room
  • 2 classrooms dedicated for English Language learners in our satellite campus on Earl St
  • Student Library
  • Breakout / Self Study rooms
  • Board Room
  • Demonstration Suite
  • Free WiFi
  • Barbeque area and balconies overlooking Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu
  • Picnic tables in garden setting
  • The Common Room Cafe offering a range of healthy options at a discounted price for students

“I believe that for studying English, here, ABC College of English is the best environment in New Zealand”
Taichi, Japan