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    YHA Lake Tekapo

    3 Simpson Lane, Lake Tekapo 7999, New Zealand
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    Traveller (117)
    Room & Suite (27)
    Dining (11)
    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good34%
    • Average15%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “common room” (20 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (41 reviews)
    “double room” (11 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    3.5 Star Hotel
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        1 - 5 of 142 reviews

        Reviewed 26 June 2017

        Tekapo YHA is in an incredible location, right by the lake with large window taking in the scenery. Ah the serenity, sitting at the window, fire roaring, writing memoirs or playing cards with my children. Can't wait to come back when the new hostel is...More

        Thank Daisyange
        Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 27 June 2017

        Hi Daisyange, Thank you so much for the fantastic review. We are really glad that everything we do and offer is exactly what you require and expect. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and definitely will be looking forward to seeing you again in...More

        Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

        I stayed in YHA Lake Tekapo for two nights and enjoyed every second of it! My room was comfortable and had great wifi; the lounge has huge bay windows facing the lake and a fireplace; the kitchen was spacious and clean...The only way this hostel...More

        Thank kmummer
        Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 26 June 2017

        Hi Kmummer, Thank you for the awesome review, we do really appreciate all feedback and glad that you really enjoyed your stay with us. Hopefully see you back in Tekapo and staying with us in the future. Safe travels, Billy Kerr, Hostel Manager

        Reviewed 6 June 2017

        Great place to stay. We're hardly considered youth but it didnt matter! Lorna was a welcome cheery face when we arrived and made to feel welcome. After a motorcycle tour of the South Island in th cold, it was a great warm comfortable night out...More

        Thank Craig N
        Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 7 June 2017

        Hi Craig, Firstly welcome back! That's awesome that you have returned and really glad you enjoyed a warm cozy hostel on your return. Will pass your comments onto Lorna as she does an excellent job and great to receive such positive feedback. Hopefully see you...More

        Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

        Just stayed here for a night, staff was super accommodating as we warned them we might be late, free coffee and tea is always nice, communal room was warm from the fire, internet is always great at YHAs, and the view of the lake was...More

        1  Thank Skcivkwkacy
        Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 7 April 2017

        Kia Ora, Awesome review. So glad you enjoyed everything that we offer on top of our amazing views from the lounge. Great to hear the feedback and will pass onto the staff. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels. Best wishes, Billy Kerr, Hostel...More

        Reviewed 25 March 2017

        Ended up staying at this hostel over Christmas. The staff put on an excellent BBQ and helped to make the day special. It was a quick stroll down to the lake front which was beautiful. The rooms and bathrooms were pretty clean as well.

        Thank VoyageuseDeCanada
        Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 7 April 2017

        Hi There, We remember that day very well. We had an awesome day and so glad most of the guests joined in. Thanks for the feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay. All the best, Billy Kerr, Hostel Manager

        Peppers Bluewater Resort
        2,836 reviews
        #3 of 4 hotels in Lake Tekapo
         
        Lake Tekapo Village Motel
        667 reviews
        #2 of 4 hotels in Lake Tekapo
         
        The Godley Hotel
        486 reviews
        #4 of 4 hotels in Lake Tekapo
         
        The Chalet Boutique Motel
        316 reviews
        #1 of 4 hotels in Lake Tekapo
         
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        • Free Parking
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        • Free Parking
        • Laundry Service
        • Self-Serve Laundry
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        • US$47 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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        • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
        • Family Rooms
        • Number of rooms
        • 30
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        • Location
        • New Zealand >
        • South Island >
        • Canterbury Region >
        • Mackenzie District >
        • Lake Tekapo
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        • Yha Tekapo Hotel Lake Tekapo
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        Traveller (117)
        Room & Suite (27)
        Dining (11)
        Pool & Beach (5)
        Hotel & Grounds (79)
        Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
        Nearby
        The Godley Hotel
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        .48 km away
         
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        .16 km away
         
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        .29 km away
         
        The Chalet Boutique Motel
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        .84 km away
         
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        Nearby Attractions
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        "Room 5 internal by corridor, lounge across corridor, great that we could keep eye on children, but light made..."
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        "room away from common room and kitchen is better, though the hotel is quiet in the evening"
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        "Choose rooms on the right side of the hostel for a better view."
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        "Rooms inside the hotel"
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