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Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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Mantra Lake Tekapo
Mantra Lake Tekapo
8.8 Excellent
1 Beauchamp Place, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.7 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 967 reviews
8.8

Mantra Lake Tekapo is set on South Island and offers 4-star facilities in addition to a Jacuzzi. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, a lake and an outdoor pool.

Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
8.7 Excellent
2 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 2,662 reviews
8.7

Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park is situated in Lake Tekapo and offers complimentary wireless internet. It is conveniently located for those wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

Lake Tekapo Cottages
Lake Tekapo Cottages
8.5 Excellent
12 Sealy Street, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.5 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 1,059 reviews
8.5

This comfortable resort in Lake Tekapo provides complimentary wireless internet, as well as babysitting/child services and a ski school. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to visit local attractions.

Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort
8.1 Excellent
State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 3,993 reviews
8.1

Peppers Bluewater Resort is located on South Island and offers 4-star facilities as well as ski passes. It presents views of Lake Tekapo, and overlooks the lake.

Lake Tekapo Village Motel
Lake Tekapo Village Motel
8.2 Excellent
Village Centre, State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 1,118 reviews
8.2

Lake Tekapo Village Motel is located in Lake Tekapo and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also offers a tour desk, snow sports and luggage storage.

Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
8.5 Excellent
11 Aorangi Crescent, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.2 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 1,303 reviews
8.5

Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers is located in Lake Tekapo and provides free Wi-Fi and a ski school. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Yha Lake Tekapo
Yha Lake Tekapo
9.1 Excellent
5 Motuariki Lane, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 17 reviews
9.1

Just a short car trip from Mount John University Observatory, YHA Lake Tekapo provides a modern base and features exclusive views of Lake Tekapo. It offers 3-star rooms with views of the mountains.

The Mackenzie Suites
The Mackenzie Suites
9.5 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.7 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 1,001 reviews
9.5

This comfortable property in Lake Tekapo offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as luggage storage and laundry facilities. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.

The Godley Hotel
The Godley Hotel
7.6 Good
State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
GoodBased on 2,125 reviews
7.6

Commanding views of Lake Tekapo, The Godley Hotel offers an outdoor pool and a Jacuzzi. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

Majestic View
Majestic View
9.2 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 38 reviews
9.2

Majestic View Lake Tekapo offers 5-star accommodation in Lake Tekapo.

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Cheapest month:October
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Lake Tekapo:C$ 174/night
Cheapest price found:C$ 31/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Sunday
C$ 103 - C$ 325
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C$ 118 - C$ 162
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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About Lake Tekapo

A scenic paradise seemingly untouched by human influence, Lake Tekapo is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life with its bright blue waters, rolling mountains and thick forests. With its blend of natural beauty and exciting activities, the area is ideal for both those seeking peace and quiet and adventurers on a quest for high-octane thrills.

Things to do

In Lake Tekapo, you will find plenty of opportunities to indulge your wild side and get your adrenaline pumping. You can throw caution to the wind with a kayaking trip, or you may consider challenging your limits with a gruelling trek up the Southern Alps.

Those searching for serenity will enjoy a day at Tekapo Springs, where you can pamper yourself with spa and massage treatments or unwind in a hot pool. The springs are also perfect for families in winter with its ice rink and snow park, while in the summer you can have some fun on the inflatable waterslide.

A perfect place to explore when the sun sets, inquisitive travellers may want to check out the Earth & Sky Observatory Tour where you can go stargazing at the renowned Mt. John Observatory. More breath-taking views can be found at the Church of the Good Shephard, which was built in 1935 and overlooks Lake Tekapo and rugged mountain terrain.

Getting around

Lake Tekapo is a fairly isolated place, but there are a few public bus routes that can take you into town, with the trip taking about three hours from Christchurch or Queenstown. If you’re intent on exploring more of Lake Tekapo, then it’s best that you hire a vehicle.

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A scenic paradise seemingly untouched by human influence, Lake Tekapo is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life with its bright blue waters, rolling mountains and thick forests. With its blend of natural beauty and exciting activities, the area is ideal for both those seeking peace and quiet and adventurers on a quest for high-octane thrills.

Things to do in Lake Tekapo

In Lake Tekapo, you will find plenty of opportunities to indulge your wild side and get your adrenaline pumping. You can throw caution to the wind with a kayaking trip, or you may consider challenging your limits with a gruelling trek up the Southern Alps.

Those searching for serenity will enjoy a day at Tekapo Springs, where you can pamper yourself with spa and massage treatments or unwind in a hot pool. The springs are also perfect for families in winter with its ice rink and snow park, while in the summer you can have some fun on the inflatable waterslide.

A perfect place to explore when the sun sets, inquisitive travellers may want to check out the Earth & Sky Observatory Tour where you can go stargazing at the renowned Mt. John Observatory. More breath-taking views can be found at the Church of the Good Shephard, which was built in 1935 and overlooks Lake Tekapo and rugged mountain terrain.

Getting around Lake Tekapo

Lake Tekapo is a fairly isolated place, but there are a few public bus routes that can take you into town, with the trip taking about three hours from Christchurch or Queenstown. If you’re intent on exploring more of Lake Tekapo, then it’s best that you hire a vehicle.

  • What are the best hotels in Lake Tekapo?

    Lakefront Lodge Backpackers, rated with a score of 8.4 from 970 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Lake Tekapo. Other top stays include Mantra Lake Tekapo, with an average rating of 8.8 from 965 reviewers, and Three Rivers Lodge, with a score of 8.9 from 217 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near Tekapo Springs?

    A good hotel close to Tekapo Springs is Peppers Bluewater Resort (rated 8.1/10 from 3,993 reviews).

  • How much do hotels in Lake Tekapo cost?

    C$ 174/night is the average price of a hotel in Lake Tekapo, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 3 days. For 4-star hotels in Lake Tekapo, the average price found is C$ 189/night, and for 5-star hotels the average price is C$ 261/night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Lake Tekapo?

    Over the last 3 days, Lake Tekapo hotels have been found for as cheap as C$ 66/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.

  • How much is a hotel in Lake Tekapo tonight?

    Over the last 3 days, the starting price of a hotel in Lake Tekapo tonight has been as low as C$ 153 and the average price has been C$ 161. If you’d prefer 4-star accommodation, expect to pay at least C$ 153 for this evening.