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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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Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013 via mobile

Great place. To die for view. Great service. The hosts went out of their way to be helpful. I will stay again and do tell my friends. Thank you for a great stay. Clean. Quite. Helpful. What more can i say

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

I recently stayed at this hotel only for one night with two close friends, the hotel was well kept and the location was truly spectacular, bar none the best view in New Zealand to wake up to, Lake Tekapo in the morning sun is worth the hotel price alone, if you go anywere in New Zealand go to this hotel... More

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Shanghai, China
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119 reviews 119 reviews
48 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

its a fair motel room, nothing special and luxurious, but it is located by the lake. you have beautiful views of the lake in the morning and sundown as well as stars at night. a good stop to the mount cook area. be aware of sandflies at night

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Singapore, Singapore
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

In Dec 2011, we stayed in this resort, it didn't disappoint. This December, I brought my family along and booked 2 rooms; Studio and Family unit. These 2 units are located in different blocks. Communication was made easy by using their inter-room phones. My family members fell in love with their rooms. Parents got the studio unit and they were... More

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

We managed to get a last minute cancellation after deciding to head back to Christchurch via Lake Tekapo upon the recommendation of a friend and wow, we were not disappointed. After two weeks of touring around the South Island, I thought I had seen all the breathtaking sights but here was another. We were given a family room for three... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

The familu unit was clean, spacious & comfortable. My room had a balcony facing the gorgeous mountains & lake. We decided to cook that evening and having dinner with the view was marvelous. Definitely a view to die for!

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

Stayed a night at the resort and was very impressed with the fantastic lake and mountain view from the room. We took many pictures at the lake and just couldn't get enough of it. This is really one of the most scenic places in NZ. Visited the small but nice church of the good shepherd. We went back again in... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

We arrived at Lake Tekapo tired from a long day on the road. Fortunately we had booked and were greeted by a quiet but friendly and helpful host. I think he was astute enough to realise we just wanted to settle down for the evening and didn't shower us with a heap of tourist information that we didn't need. The... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

Decent accommodation that is close to lake. The common area was a tad tiny for the 4 of us, compared to other motels that we had stayed in but it was bearable. The balcony made up for it as it looked out to the lake so we could spend the afternoon staring at the lake dreamily while sipping coffee/tea/wine. And... More

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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166 reviews 166 reviews
85 hotel reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

We stayed just 1 night here and the room a downstairs studio, was very well equipped with crockery etc. Great view, big bathroom, walk to everywhere. It is a great stopover point and is much nicer inside than outside. The rooms in Tekapo seem expensive...$165 was actually our priciest night on the South island after spending nearly 4 weeks on... More

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Address: State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Lake Tekapo
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Hotel Class:4 star — Lake Tekapo Scenic Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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