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Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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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 3,613 reviews
8.7

Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park provides a comfortable setting while in Lake Tekapo. It is conveniently located for those wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

Star Cottage
Star Cottage
8.4 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.3 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 438 reviews
8.4

Star Cottages Lake Tekapo is situated in Lake Tekapo and is close to the area's popular attractions. It is also a short car ride from Mount John University Observatory and Tekapo Springs.

Mantra Lake Tekapo
Mantra Lake Tekapo
8.9 Excellent
1 Beauchamp Place, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.7 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 1,156 reviews
8.9

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.

Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort
8.3 Excellent
State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 4,362 reviews
8.3

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.

Scott Street Apartments
Scott Street Apartments
9.2 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.5 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 546 reviews
9.2

Scott Street Apartments is located in Lake Tekapo and features free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

Tekapo R&R
Tekapo R&R
8.1 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.3 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 74 reviews
8.1

Tekapo R&R offers 5-star accommodation in Lake Tekapo. It also provides a terrace and a lake.

Ranginui B&B
Ranginui B&B
9.5 Excellent
10 Rankin Rise, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.3 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 99 reviews
9.5

Ranginui B&B is located in Lake Tekapo and features free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to sightsee in the area.

Yha Lake Tekapo
Yha Lake Tekapo
9.2 Excellent
5 Motuariki Lane, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 2,015 reviews
9.2

YHA Lake Tekapo is situated on South Island and offers 3.5-star facilities in addition to free Wi-Fi. Those looking to sightsee during their stay can begin at the hostel, as it boasts unique views of Lake Tekapo.

Majestic View
Majestic View
9.1 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 84 reviews
9.1

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

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 1,135 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 safe, laundry facilities and luggage storage.

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Cheapest month:September
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Lake Tekapo:$217/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$28/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$107 - $346
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$107 - $286
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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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 

Lake Tekapo Village Motel is located in Lake Tekapo and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also offers a safe, laundry facilities and luggage storage.

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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 

Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park provides a comfortable setting while in Lake Tekapo. It is conveniently located for those wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

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Yha Lake Tekapo
Yha Lake Tekapo
9.2 Excellent
5 Motuariki Lane, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 

YHA Lake Tekapo is situated on South Island and offers 3.5-star facilities in addition to free Wi-Fi. Those looking to sightsee during their stay can begin at the hostel, as it boasts unique views of Lake Tekapo.

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Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort
8.3 Excellent
State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 

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.

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Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
8.6 Excellent
11 Aorangi Crescent, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.2 km from city centre,  

Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers is situated in Lake Tekapo and features complimentary Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

$33
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Yha Lake Tekapo
Yha Lake Tekapo
9.2 Excellent
5 Motuariki Lane, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre,  

YHA Lake Tekapo is situated on South Island and offers 3.5-star facilities in addition to free Wi-Fi. Those looking to sightsee during their stay can begin at the hostel, as it boasts unique views of Lake Tekapo.

$35
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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 Motels & Holiday Park provides a comfortable setting while in Lake Tekapo. It is conveniently located for those wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

$112
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Star Cottage
Star Cottage
8.4 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.3 km from city centre,  

Star Cottages Lake Tekapo is situated in Lake Tekapo and is close to the area's popular attractions. It is also a short car ride from Mount John University Observatory and Tekapo Springs.

$138
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Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort
8.3 Excellent
State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre,  

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.

$145
Avg. per night
Scott Street Apartments
Scott Street Apartments
9.2 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Scott Street Apartments is located in Lake Tekapo and features free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

$149
Avg. per night
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 Village Motel is located in Lake Tekapo and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also offers a safe, laundry facilities and luggage storage.

$161
Avg. per night
Bills Bach
Bills Bach
7.8 Good
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.6 km from city centre,  

Bills Bach is set on South Island and offers 4-star facilities in addition to free Wi-Fi. It is also a short drive from Mount John University Observatory and Tekapo Springs.

$168
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Hotel prices in Lake Tekapo

2 stars or below

$33 - $112

Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park

No. 1 most popular

$112
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3 stars

$149 - $161

Lake Tekapo Village Motel

No. 1 most popular

$161
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The Godley Hotel

Best value

$149
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4 stars and up

$145 - $362

Mantra Lake Tekapo

No. 1 most popular

Mantra Lake Tekapo
8.9 Excellent
$197
Avg. per night
Tekapo Heights

No. 2 most popular

Tekapo Heights
9.0 Excellent
$169
Avg. per night
Peppers Bluewater Resort

Best value

$145
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in Lake Tekapo

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.

Lake Tekapo travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Lake Tekapo?

    Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park is a very popular hotel in Lake Tekapo, with a score of 8.7 from 3,618 reviews. Peppers Bluewater Resort (8.3 from 4,362 reviews) and Mantra Lake Tekapo (8.9 from 1,156 reviews) are also highly rated Lake Tekapo hotels based on recent feedback from HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel near Tekapo Springs?

    Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park is a good hotel close to Tekapo Springs - it has scored 8.7 over 3,618 reviews from HotelsCombined users.