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Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
8.7 Excellent
2 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 3,235 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.

Mantra Lake Tekapo
Mantra Lake Tekapo
8.9 Excellent
1 Beauchamp Place, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.7 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 1,094 reviews
8.9

Mantra Lake Tekapo is set on South Island and offers 4-star facilities in addition to a Jacuzzi. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, a lake and an outdoor pool.

Yha Lake Tekapo
Yha Lake Tekapo
9.1 Excellent
5 Motuariki Lane, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 17 reviews
9.1

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.

Majestic View
Majestic View
9.2 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 66 reviews
9.2

Majestic View Lake Tekapo offers 5-star accommodation in Lake Tekapo.

Lake Tekapo Village Motel
Lake Tekapo Village Motel
8.2 Excellent
Village Centre, State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 1,124 reviews
8.2

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.

Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort
8.2 Excellent
State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 4,178 reviews
8.2

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.

Star View 1 Bedroom
Star View 1 Bedroom
9.0 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.5 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 117 reviews
9.0

This comfortable lodge in Lake Tekapo offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a lake and snow sports. It is ideally located for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
8.6 Excellent
11 Aorangi Crescent, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.2 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 1,264 reviews
8.6

This comfortable hostel in Lake Tekapo provides complimentary wireless internet, as well as a ski school and a playground. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Ranginui B&B
Ranginui B&B
9.5 Excellent
10 Rankin Rise, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.3 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo 
ExcellentBased on 66 reviews
9.5

Ranginui B&B is set on South Island and provides 4-star accommodation in addition to free Wi-Fi. It also features a lake.

Tips for booking a Lake Tekapo hotel

Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:January
Average price in Lake Tekapo:$213/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$90/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$132 - $341
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$140 - $342
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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Lake Tekapo Village Motel
Lake Tekapo Village Motel
8.2 Excellent
Village Centre, State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand 

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.

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Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
8.7 Excellent
2 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.1 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand 

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
9.1 Excellent
5 Motuariki Lane, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand 

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.

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Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort
8.2 Excellent
State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand 

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.

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Yha Lake Tekapo
Yha Lake Tekapo
9.1 Excellent
5 Motuariki Lane, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre,  

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.

$40
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Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
8.6 Excellent
11 Aorangi Crescent, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.2 km from city centre,  

This comfortable hostel in Lake Tekapo provides complimentary wireless internet, as well as a ski school and a playground. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

$88
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Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
8.7 Excellent
2 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.1 km from city centre,  

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.

$125
Avg. per night
Lake Tekapo Village Motel
Lake Tekapo Village Motel
8.2 Excellent
Village Centre, State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.1 km from city centre,  

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.

$150
Avg. per night
Star View 1 Bedroom
Star View 1 Bedroom
9.0 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.5 km from city centre,  

This comfortable lodge in Lake Tekapo offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a lake and snow sports. It is ideally located for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

$166
Avg. per night
Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort
8.2 Excellent
State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre,  

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.

$187
Avg. per night
Mantra Lake Tekapo
Mantra Lake Tekapo
8.9 Excellent
1 Beauchamp Place, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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0.7 km from city centre,  

Mantra Lake Tekapo is set on South Island and offers 4-star facilities in addition to a Jacuzzi. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, a lake and an outdoor pool.

$213
Avg. per night
Majestic View
Majestic View
9.2 Excellent
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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1.4 km from city centre,  

Majestic View Lake Tekapo offers 5-star accommodation in Lake Tekapo.

$236
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Hotel prices in Lake Tekapo

2 stars and under
Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park
No. 1 most popular

Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park

2 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

8.7 Excellent
$125

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Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel
No. 2 most popular

Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel

11 Aorangi Crescent, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

8.6 Excellent
$88

Avg. per night

Best value

Lakefront Lodge Backpackers

2 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

8.3 Excellent
$35

Avg. per night

3 stars
No. 1 most popular

The Godley Hotel

State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

7.5 Good
$163

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No. 2 most popular

Lake Tekapo Cottages

12 Sealy Street, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

8.5 Excellent
$159

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Lake Tekapo Village Motel
Best value

Lake Tekapo Village Motel

Village Centre, State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

8.2 Excellent
$150

Avg. per night

4 stars +
No. 1 most popular

Lake Tekapo Lodge

24 Aorangi Crescent, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

9.6 Excellent
$372

Avg. per night

Peppers Bluewater Resort
No. 2 most popular

Peppers Bluewater Resort

State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

8.2 Excellent
$187

Avg. per night

Mantra Lake Tekapo
Best value

Mantra Lake Tekapo

1 Beauchamp Place, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

8.9 Excellent
$213

Avg. per night

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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 (8.2/10 from 4,178 reviews), The Godley Hotel (7.5/10 from 2,216 reviews), and Mantra Lake Tekapo (8.9/10 from 1,094 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 8.2/10 from 4,178 ratings.

  • How much is a hotel in Lake Tekapo tonight?

    Over the last 3 days, the starting price of a hotel in Lake Tekapo tonight has been as low as $88 and the average price has been $241. If you’d prefer 4-star accommodation, expect to pay at least $128 for this evening.