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Lake Tekapo Scenic Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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Lake Tekapo Scenic Resort
Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Lake Tekapo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in a Studio Upstairs unit for one night. This motel has probably been around for quite a while but the room looked like it has been partially refurnished recently, which is great. The room and en suite bathroom are generally clean. I like that there are some amenities in the room like a microwave oven, an electric kettle,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly owner who allowed us to look at the rooms before making a confirmation. More privacy if you take the rooms upstairs. Family units do not have direct lake view. There is a little supermarket less than 80 m from here.

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Perth, Australia
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15 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 1 night here after driving from Christchurch which took us longer than we expected with all the stops along the way.Arrived just before sunset to a beautiful outlook and a clean,comfy ground floor room just metres from the pub , restaurant and lake. Easy and quick to use on-site washing machine and drier. Helpful, friendly and efficient staff. Woke... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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35 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose a "Studio Upstairs" room at this hotel and it was fantastic. The room was quite large with stunning views of the lake and mountains. There's also a great view of the nearby park and gardens plus a nice view across to the Church of the Good Shepherd. Check-in was a breeze and the owners were extremely helpful. I'd... More

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Hangzhou, China
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is really good, lake Tekapo is just beneath your eyes. From the balcony we could enjoy the lake view as well as the clean view of sky at night. Rooms are clean and warm. It's worthy a try.

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Queenstown, New Zealand
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stayed here several times over the years and have always had a very pleasant experience. As many others have stated - you can't beat the views from the balconies. The rooms have always been very clean and well-maintained. The hosts are very friendly and helpful. I absolutely love this place!

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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39 reviews 39 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We choose the Lake Tekapo Scenic Resort for a weekend away from Dunedin. First impression is the friendly reception and the clean and tidy room. We stayed in one of the upstairs studios which have breathtaking views over the lake. Coffee/Tea making facilities, Microwave, fridge and LCD TV, one sofa and a comfortable queen bed. The ensuite was clean and... More

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Tasmania
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29 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Great position overlooking parkland toward Lake Tekapo. Just amazing views. Room was compact with a queen size bed and a sofa and very clean.Cooking facilites limited with just a microwave and fridge. We had a lovely balcony which overlooked the lake and also carpark. Owners were very friendly and helpful. Lake Tekapo is a perfect place to break the journey... More

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Melbourne Australia
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

You get beautiful views from this place and that it a big plus But.. Showers are old and water pressure was very low.but the view from the room is just amazing and can forgive the small issues. Motel is right next to the lake.overall average motel.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Stayed in a dorm room here with my boyfriend in low season, there was noone else in our dorm and one of the beds was a double so we basically got a great value double room. The rooms were warm, big and clean with towels provided. The staff were very friendly and its in a great location. I would have... More

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Additional Information about Lake Tekapo Scenic Resort

Address: State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Lake Tekapo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Lake Tekapo Scenic Resort 4*
Also Known As:
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