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Essex, Iowa
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful view of the lake, church, mountains, and bridge! Great location with lots of restaurants and shops within walking distance. Manager was very nice; clean rooms; comfy bedding! We had coffee and pastries at the observatory on the mountain on our way out of town the next morning. Great overnight stop for road trip.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel was fabulous! The room (we had an upstairs studio with a queen bed and a single bed) was spotlessly clean, spacious and the view of the lake - wow! The owners were very friendly and helpful, and our son loved the DVD collection. Recommendations for eating out was provided, along with a map for the area and we... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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72 reviews
71 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took an upstair studio facing Lake Tekapo. While there was a good view, the unit is not at the edge of the lake. There is a field in between. Location is excellent being situated within the small town centre with easy walking access the restaurants and amenities. As for the unit, it was a little bit dated. Otherwise, it was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a balcony overlooking the the whole area including the church,lakes and the snow capped mountains, and with a glass of wine and nibbles with a view worth a million dollars and a manager, Wayne giving good advice on what to see and where to eat the 3 nights went very quickly, again we could have spent longer

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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82 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our 2-night stay at this motel. Our room (#4) was clean and spacious, with a great patio-door view of the lake and mountains. Staff were friendly and helpful, with good recommendations for dining and sight-seeing. WiFi is free for only a limited amount of data; not really enough.

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Bunbury, Australia
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32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a unit facing the beautiful lake with the snow caped mountains in the background...amazing peaceful view. Greeted warmly by Wayne and shown to our very clean and comfortable unit including a spa. Very close to shops and restaurants and a 2minute walk from the Intercity bus stop. Wayne & Debbie were both happy to store our luggage.... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booking done online via hotels.com no issues when we arrived. Payment was not required until arrival which was an important factor in choosing this hotel. Staff Friendly with professional check in shown to room by staff. Parking available on grounds. Great view of lake Tekapo from our verandah. Room and en-suite were modern, clean and well maintained. Located in centre... More 

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Vernon, Canada
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24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great motel, the service was excellent and even gave us and ice pack for our cooler, which lasted my whole holiday in New Zealand. The view from the balcony of the lake was out of this world. The room was very clean, tidy, and exactly what a person is looking for, the basic necessities. Everything was more... More 

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Singapore
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During my recent trip to South Island New Zealand with my family we stayed at this resort for 1 night. Nice set up and awesome view of the stars at night. Dinner and breakfast was good and surprising delicious.

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Adelaide, Australia
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this Motel & mentioned to my wife it would probably be the less salubrious of our accommodation during our 12 day holiday touring the south Island. Well what a surprise, the greeting at reception was very friendly & involved a great tip as to where to eat that night. Our room was a studio spa & I assume... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about Lake Tekapo Village Motel

Address: State Highway 8 | Village Centre, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand (Formerly Lake Tekapo Scenic Resort)
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Lake Tekapo
Price Range: $125 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lake Tekapo Village Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Request an upstairs room facing the lake to ensure you have the best view.”
 of 5 bubbles OceaniaTravelService, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“The best views ever”
 of 5 bubbles jrskippy, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Stay up after dinner. Go to the open space beside the church and prepare your camera to capture the stars on a dark night... Awesome sight”
 of 5 bubbles , 3 weeks ago | Read review
“if you are staying more than three nights then choose a room with cooking faculties, ,, very comfortable with lovely views”
 of 5 bubbles RITAANN883, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
“Lake views up stairs and dwon stairs rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 245debbym, Sep 18, 2016 | Read review
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