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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wellington
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69 reviews 69 reviews
16 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

We had an upstairs studio room with a small balcony. The motel is very close to the waters edge with totally uninterrupted views. We slept with the curtains open to see the beautiful night sky, which was amazing. The host was lovely & friendly. It isn't so easy to find in the village due to lack of signage as the... More 

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11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for a night last winter with friends . The 2 bedroom apartment was very reasonably priced and beautifully clean and warm .Right on the lake edge. Included a full kitchen should you wish to self cater .Very friendly hosts. Could not fault the room at all and would definitely stay here again next time.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is always our motel of choice in Lake Tekapo and we have stopped here on multiple occasions with different family members. Like us, our families have been impressed with the location, views, standard of apartments and the excellent service. This time around we needed to chill some champagne and within 5 minutes, the hosts supplied an ice bucket, ice... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the giant Penthouse Suite with 2 large bedrooms, a large open kitchen & lounge and a good view of the lake. Well fitted out and nice touches like premium bickies, teas and hot chocolates. 100MB WiFi chit per guest. A great location with everything within a short walk. Good value for money. Our second stay here and... More 

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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our studio room had the best scenic view of all the many hotels that we stayed in the South Island during our two week visit. Absolutely stunning! I also liked that the manager that checked us in offered information of the area and attractions and personally showed us around our room which comfortably accommodated three people – My wife, daughter... More 

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Switzerland
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61 reviews 61 reviews
27 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the Family apartment on the first floor with a lounge, bathroom, two bedrooms and a balcony facing Lake Tekapo. It is definitely worth paying a few more dollars and enjoy the splendid view and privacy of this apartment. Very friendly and helpful staff indeed. Highly recommend to stay at this place and apartment only in Lake Tekapo!

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Picton, New Zealand
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in an upstairs studio for a night on our way back home from Queenstown and received a very warm welcome and 'tour' of the room on our arrival. It was great to have a balcony and the lake view was fantastic, especially as the sun went down. We had a choice of several bars and restaurants close to... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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96 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yet another New Zealand motel and, consistent with our experience, is was quite adequate and clean, with friendly staff. The view should have been spectacular but we found ourselves on the ground floor over looking the car park which meant we couldn't leave our curtains open at any point without being on full display to everyone else.

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Cambridge, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a beautiful room, very well appointed, and very comfortable, with spectacular views over the lake. The ideal stop after a very long journey.. There was 4 of us in our party, and had a great time in the South Island. Would recommend to other travellers.

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We moved to this place for only 1 night after a bad experience at another place close by in Tekapo. The reception staff were really friendly, even helping us carry our bags to our room! Double room was big with a fan and desk! Bathrooms were clean and had soap and hand towels. Kitchen and tv area was cosy. Would... 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*
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
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Hotel Lake Tekapo Scenic

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