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The Chalet Boutique Motel

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14 Pioneer Drive, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
The Chalet Boutique Motel
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2010

Spent the weekend at " The Chalet " with my partner, and my20 something daughter and her partner. It was fantastic. We couldn't have asked for more and I'm sure if we had of, our hosts would have gone out of their way to oblige. The location is perfect, the beds extremely comfortable and because it is not situated in... More 

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Bangalore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2010

When we reached here during on Sunday evening, the whole region was covered with very heavy fog. Walter was very kind to show us the room and give us the details of the near by places on the printed map. We had a comfortable night here. It was only the next morning when I actually looked at the place and... More 

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Pukekohe, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2010

This was our third holiday as a family at The Chalet (Unit 5). We have two children aged 8 and 10 years; when we first visited The Chalet, the children were 4 and 6 years. The fact we are repeat visitors says it all. Not only do we love Lake Tekapo and the surrounding Mackenzie countryside, but we also return... More 

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2010

My wife and I stayed here overnight in mid April, picking Tekapo as the 2nd stop in the south island trip. Here are what we experienced or felt about the Chalet: Location Although I believe having seen another motel in town that was close to the lake as well, the Chalet provided a unique tranquility for its unique location. Both... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2010

Our one night stay at the Chalet exceeded our expectations. Zita welcomed us and gave us great advice to take the hike to Mt John Observatory along with eating at Reflections restaurant. Both turned out to be amazing and we had a lovely night in Lake Tekapo. Be sure to star gaze at night before heading to bed and rising... More 

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melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2010

I stayed here for one night only with my husband, son and my husbands parents. To be honest we really didn't expect much of the hotel or Lake Tekapo. We only booked it as a overnight stop before arriving in Queenstown. The hotel is directly across from lake Tekapo and the room we were given had beautiful views of the... More 

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Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2010

The Chalet Boutique Motel has amazing views and we love being able to take a stroll to the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd and even into town. The bathrooms are clean but the decor is slightly dated. Full Cooking facilities available in the room are great. Zita was a most welcoming and helpful host. Carparking is a little bit of... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2010

What a find! This cosy cottage offers stunning lake front views of Lake Tekapo in a well equipped, self contained, stand alone unit. Newly renovated, all facilities are brand new; new oven, new cooktop, new bathroom, new kitchen, new TV, new verandah.. to sit outside and take in the views of Lake Tekapo while enjoying the sun go down...or rest... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2010

What an amazing stay we had in Lake Tekapo. My boyfriend and I stayed at The Chalet in their wonderful Henkel Hut. The views of the lake were spectacular, the place was private, warm, cosy and well equiped. There is something to be said for waking up to beautiful Lake Tekapo from your own little cottage! We would definately stay... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2010

we stayed at Unit 3. the room was just amazingly charming and very comfortable. Many windows let in the natural light, and the room opens up to a quaint little garden overgrown with flowers, fruit trees and shrubs. Beautiful. we wish we could have stayed longer.

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