Rosemary and Grant make you very welcome. Room spacous though had to go across landing to bathroom.No TV in bedroom.Very good Continental Brekafast.
Good place to stop to see Lake Tekapo and visit the Observatory to see the Night Sky.Unfortunetely overcast 1st night and Partly cloudy the 2nd night.Observatory expensive,reduced price by 10$NZ due this.We managed to see some star's etc. The Staff were very friendly and informative.Due to the above we were given a DVD Rom of
Mackenzie Splendour ,Night Sky. Played Golf at the highest course in New Zealand,very dry, fairways were poor. Good pizza restaurant.Note most restaurants close 9-00pm.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Creel House is located in the village of Lake Tekapo and is an excellent base for exploring the Tekapo and the Mt Cook region. Your hosts, Rosemary & Grant invite you to stay in their three storied home built by Grant in the style of a Norwegian chalet. All rooms are spacious and comfortable with three guest bedrooms, two doubles (queen beds) with private bathrooms, and twin room with two single beds and ensuite. The accommodation is on the middle and upper floor with guest entrance and lounge. A continental breakfast is served with homemade and seasonal produce. Lake Tekapo is situated halfway between Christchurch and Queenstown, and only 75 minutes from Mt. Cook. It is also close to Roundhill, and Mt Dobson skifields for winter skiing and pursuits. The lake is known for its incredibly turquoise blue glacial waters and the historic Church of the Good Shepherd which sits on the foreshore. Local walks start nearby. Creel House is a 12 minute walk to the restaurants and shops, or five minute drive. ... more less