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Lake Tekapo Scenic Resort

4.0 of 5 State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oxfordshire
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was a little smaller than other motels we have had, all clean and comfortable though. Amazing view of the lake. However you had to shut the curtains for privacy eg getting changed which blocked out the natural light and view, ideally netting would be in place?! Sadly it was the noise from above that affected my stay, we could... More 

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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a perfect view of the lake from our room. Great staff, who are good at keeping secrets! Our friends booked in to surprise us and they were given the room next door to us. Room was a great size for 2 adults and 1 child. Large bathroom with spa bath and separate shower. Plenty of bars and restaurants nearby.... More 

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Rockhampton, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My partner and I stayed here for 1 night while driving from Christchurch to Queenstown. The gentleman owner was great approachable and very knowledgeable about activities and the area. The room was clean and and rather large. The bed was very comfy. Great views and once we closed the door we were not bothered by any outside noise. The locals... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed one night on our way south from Christchurch. The room was very nice with a beautiful view across the lake. The hotel is located close to the local attractions and there are a choice of places to eat within a very short walk. We received a warm and friendly welcome and the host gave us a number of... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The resort had a million-dollar view of the lake with the waterfront park right at the doorstep. 10m away you have two restaurants and one serves great breakfast starting 7:30. There are souvenirs shops and many restaurants (try the Thai one) all within a cosy town that is only 200m long along the waterfront. We got probably the room nearest... More 

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Rijswijk, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived we received an upgrade to a lake view apartment. What an amazing place. Very large room with full kitchen, dining table and separate bedroom. However, we had the middle layer apartment and it is noisy when people are staying in the room above. You hear everyone walk around and water rush through the pipes. The location is... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived late in the evening on a really cold night. Our room was cosy and warm with electric blankets and hot water bottles should you need them. We had requested a room with view of the church of the good shepherd and staff had allocated us a great room with amazing lake views. The level of cleanliness is fantastic. Great... More 

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Perth, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second stay at Lake Tekapo Scenic Resort. Very nice motel, clean rooms with everything you need. Great location in village. Helpful and friendly staff - special thanks to Wayne for his help as we had to re-arrange our trip twice before arriving. Would recommend!

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were so pleased with our one night stay at this resort! everything was just perfect! even the carpet looked as if it was brand-new. the best location and good facility. even though it had limited internet access but that wasn't concern as I was there for holiday not to surf the internet full time. it was enough for me... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lake Tekapo Scenic Resort is one of the friendliest and tidiest backpackers I have come across, with clean linen sheets and the rooms are cleaned daily, and your used towels will be replaced with clean ones the next day (if you have used them). The rooms are big enough for their capacities to fit in comfortably (although I find the... More 

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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*
Number of rooms: 19
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