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Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers Hostel

Traveler (125)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (7)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

Great location, close to town, walks/hikes, the lake and other attractions. The staff were super-friendly and helped us organise trips as well as gave guidance on some good walks. The kitchen and communal areas were well equipped and big enough to cope with the number...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Dees_Comments
Reviewed November 19, 2018

This hostel is brilliant. It's a beautiful farm style building in a peaceful and quiet location 10 minutes from Tekapo town centre. The dorm room was spacious and clean with no bunks, and your own beside table, light and power. It also has a beautiful...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

We stayed here as we wanted a private room at a reasonable price. This hostel has everything you'd need and is in a really convinient location. What really won me over was all the animals! Such a lovely hostel and the sheep are so cool,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank AliceDavies
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

This was the first backpackers I was staying in since my twenties, so was very hesitant of dorm accommodation - but it was lovely! The people in the 6-bed dorm room were all lovely (ended up travelling a few days with one girl) and it...More

Date of stay: September 2018
2  Thank LeighK82
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

I stayed over night at Lake Tekapo with my mate who was travelling with me from Queenstown to Christchurch. Hostel was extremely well kept and homely. We were greeted at reception by a beautiful British girl from Oxford called Aileen (not sure how to spell...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Description
Nestled in a quiet corner of the village and set in a beautiful garden, we are only 300 metres from the bus-stop and the Village shops. Lake Tekapo is half-way between Christchurch and Queenstown/Wanaka More (all less than 3 hours away) and we are only just over one hour from Aoraki / Mt Cook. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$50 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tailor-Made-Tekapo Backpackers Hotel Lake Tekapo
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Lake Tekapo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$50 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tailor-Made-Tekapo Backpackers Hotel Lake Tekapo
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Lake Tekapo
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Traveler (125)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
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"Pick a private room for more privacy"
traveljetter2017
Feb 20, 2018
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"Since it is a hostel there is wide range of lodgings. They list several with airbnb"
wolfurphy
Jan 25, 2018
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"They all looked good to me for a backpackers"
556grahaml
Aug 8, 2017
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"Do not stay in Room 1, it smells terrible!"
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Mar 30, 2017
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