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Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
8.7 Excellent

1.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

ExcellentBased on 3,547 reviews
8.7

Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park provides a comfortable setting while in Lake Tekapo. It is conveniently located for those wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

Tekapo 1929
Tekapo 1929
8.3 Excellent

0.8 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

ExcellentBased on 244 reviews
8.3

Tekapo 1929 provides comfortable 4-star accommodation in Lake Tekapo. It is also a brief car trip from Mount John University Observatory and Tekapo Springs.

Tekapo Heights
Tekapo Heights
9.1 Excellent

0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

ExcellentBased on 541 reviews
9.1

Tekapo Heights is situated on South Island and offers 4-star accommodation as well as a free shuttle service and free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.

Three Rivers Lodge
Three Rivers Lodge
9.2 Excellent

1.2 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

ExcellentBased on 250 reviews
9.2

Located in Lake Tekapo, Three Rivers Lodge provides comfortable accommodation and features lake views. It offers 4-star accommodation and views of the mountains.

Starview 88 Apartment
Starview 88 Apartment
8.6 Excellent

1.5 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

ExcellentBased on 100 reviews
8.6

Starview 88 Apartment offers comfortable 5-star accommodation in Lake Tekapo. It also provides free private parking on site and is a short drive from Tekapo Springs and Mount John University Observatory.

Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort
8.3 Excellent

0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

ExcellentBased on 4,069 reviews
8.3

Peppers Bluewater Resort is located on South Island and offers 4-star facilities as well as ski passes. It presents views of Lake Tekapo, and overlooks the lake.

Ranginui B&B
Ranginui B&B
9.5 Excellent

1.3 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

ExcellentBased on 96 reviews
9.5

Ranginui B&B is located in Lake Tekapo and features free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to sightsee in the area.

Lake Tekapo Holiday Homes
Lake Tekapo Holiday Homes
8.7 Excellent

1.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

ExcellentBased on 2,200 reviews
8.7

Situated in Lake Tekapo, Lake Tekapo Holiday Homes provides comfortable accommodation and features lake views. It offers mountain views and free Wi-Fi.

The Godley Hotel
The Godley Hotel
7.5 Good

0.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

GoodBased on 2,031 reviews
7.5

Commanding views of Lake Tekapo, The Godley Hotel offers a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

Yha Lake Tekapo
Yha Lake Tekapo
9.2 Excellent

0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

ExcellentBased on 1,765 reviews
9.2

YHA Lake Tekapo is situated on South Island and offers 3.5-star facilities in addition to free Wi-Fi. Those looking to sightsee during their stay can begin at the hostel, as it boasts unique views of Lake Tekapo.

Tips for booking a Lake Tekapo hotel

Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:January
Average price in Lake Tekapo:$201/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$86/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$125 - $323
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$132 - $324
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated Lake Tekapo hotels

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Lake Tekapo Village Motel
Lake Tekapo Village Motel
8.3 Excellent

0.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Lake Tekapo Village Motel is located in Lake Tekapo and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also offers a safe, laundry facilities and luggage storage.

2
Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
8.7 Excellent

1.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park provides a comfortable setting while in Lake Tekapo. It is conveniently located for those wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

3
Yha Lake Tekapo
Yha Lake Tekapo
9.2 Excellent

0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

YHA Lake Tekapo is situated on South Island and offers 3.5-star facilities in addition to free Wi-Fi. Those looking to sightsee during their stay can begin at the hostel, as it boasts unique views of Lake Tekapo.

4
Lakeview Tekapo
Lakeview Tekapo
9.4 Excellent

1.3 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Lakeview Tekapo is situated on South Island and provides 4-star facilities in addition to free Wi-Fi. It features luxury apartments with an en suite bathroom and a kitchenette.

5
Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort
8.3 Excellent

0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Peppers Bluewater Resort is located on South Island and offers 4-star facilities as well as ski passes. It presents views of Lake Tekapo, and overlooks the lake.

6
The Godley Hotel
The Godley Hotel
7.5 Good

0.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Commanding views of Lake Tekapo, The Godley Hotel offers a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

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Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
8.7 Excellent

0.2 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers is situated in Lake Tekapo and features complimentary Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

$32
Avg. per night
Yha Lake Tekapo
Yha Lake Tekapo
9.2 Excellent

0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

YHA Lake Tekapo is situated on South Island and offers 3.5-star facilities in addition to free Wi-Fi. Those looking to sightsee during their stay can begin at the hostel, as it boasts unique views of Lake Tekapo.

$35
Avg. per night
Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
8.7 Excellent

1.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park provides a comfortable setting while in Lake Tekapo. It is conveniently located for those wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

$99
Avg. per night
The Godley Hotel
The Godley Hotel
7.5 Good

0.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Commanding views of Lake Tekapo, The Godley Hotel offers a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

$113
Avg. per night
Lake Tekapo Holiday Homes
Lake Tekapo Holiday Homes
8.7 Excellent

1.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Situated in Lake Tekapo, Lake Tekapo Holiday Homes provides comfortable accommodation and features lake views. It offers mountain views and free Wi-Fi.

$124
Avg. per night
Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort
8.3 Excellent

0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Peppers Bluewater Resort is located on South Island and offers 4-star facilities as well as ski passes. It presents views of Lake Tekapo, and overlooks the lake.

$145
Avg. per night
Lake Tekapo Village Motel
Lake Tekapo Village Motel
8.3 Excellent

0.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

Lake Tekapo Village Motel is located in Lake Tekapo and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also offers a safe, laundry facilities and luggage storage.

$147
Avg. per night
Lake Tekapo Cottages
Lake Tekapo Cottages
8.5 Excellent

0.5 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo Show on map

This family-run resort is located in Lake Tekapo and provides complimentary Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to visit local attractions.

$147
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Lake Tekapo

2 stars or below

$32 - $99

Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park

No. 1 most popular

$99
Avg. per night
3 stars

$35 - $147

The Godley Hotel

No. 1 most popular

$113
Avg. per night
Lake Tekapo Village Motel

No. 2 most popular

$147
Avg. per night
Yha Lake Tekapo

Best value

Yha Lake Tekapo
9.2 Excellent
$35
Avg. per night
4 stars and up

$145 - $367

Tekapo Heights

No. 1 most popular

Tekapo Heights
9.1 Excellent
$221
Avg. per night
Ranginui B&B

No. 2 most popular

Ranginui B&B
9.5 Excellent
$239
Avg. per night
Peppers Bluewater Resort

Best value

$145
Avg. per night

Best prices found by HotelsCombined users in the past 24 hours.

Where to stay in Lake Tekapo

About Lake Tekapo

A scenic paradise seemingly untouched by human influence, Lake Tekapo is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life with its bright blue waters, rolling mountains and thick forests. With its blend of natural beauty and exciting activities, the area is ideal for both those seeking peace and quiet and adventurers on a quest for high-octane thrills.

Things to do

In Lake Tekapo, you will find plenty of opportunities to indulge your wild side and get your adrenaline pumping. You can throw caution to the wind with a kayaking trip, or you may consider challenging your limits with a gruelling trek up the Southern Alps.

Those searching for serenity will enjoy a day at Tekapo Springs, where you can pamper yourself with spa and massage treatments or unwind in a hot pool. The springs are also perfect for families in winter with its ice rink and snow park, while in the summer you can have some fun on the inflatable waterslide.

A perfect place to explore when the sun sets, inquisitive travellers may want to check out the Earth & Sky Observatory Tour where you can go stargazing at the renowned Mt. John Observatory. More breath-taking views can be found at the Church of the Good Shephard, which was built in 1935 and overlooks Lake Tekapo and rugged mountain terrain.

Getting around

Lake Tekapo is a fairly isolated place, but there are a few public bus routes that can take you into town, with the trip taking about three hours from Christchurch or Queenstown. If you’re intent on exploring more of Lake Tekapo, then it’s best that you hire a vehicle.

Lake Tekapo travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Lake Tekapo?

    Peppers Bluewater Resort (8.3/10 from 4,068 reviews), The Godley Hotel (7.5/10 from 2,028 reviews), and Lake Tekapo Village Motel (8.3/10 from 1,047 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in Lake Tekapo.

  • What is a good hotel near Tekapo Springs?

    Reviews of Peppers Bluewater Resort recommend it as a good place to stay near Tekapo Springs, scoring 8.3/10 from 4,068 ratings.

  • How much do hotels in Lake Tekapo cost?

    The average price of a hotel in Lake Tekapo has been around $227 per night over the last 3 days. For a 5-star hotel in Lake Tekapo, the average price is around $303/night, depending on your dates. The average price of a 4-star hotel is $249/night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Lake Tekapo?

    $88/night is the cheapest price found for a hotel in Lake Tekapo by HotelsCombined users over the last 72 hours.