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Lake Tekapo Village Motel

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the penthouse”(23 reviews)
“upstairs studio”(19 reviews)
“family unit”(23 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Private Balcony
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today

Very disappointed overall. From the rude and unwelcoming start to the dirty and outdated room we were put in. No lake view as advertised, completely blocked out. No sorry or refund as what we got was not what we got. Lying advertising.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights in a Lakeview studio. The room was warm, good facilities, there was only a sink in the bathroom not in the kitchenette area. There wasn’t an actual Lakeview due to construction which we weren’t made aware of, that was very...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family of 5 stayed in the Penthouse Apartment for 2 nights in mid-July. Apartment is located above the Greedy Cow restaurant (closed from mid afternoon / does good take away coffee) so there is no noise to bother you during your stay (even from the...More

Thank Chchfamily2014
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We flew into Christchurch and immediately drove the distance to Tekapo. We checked into this hotel and were immediately impressed. The front desk attendant could not have been friendlier, and the process was quick. Our room was spacious, clean and comfortable, and we had views...More

Thank Mfallik
Response from JulieHodsonltvm, Manager at Lake Tekapo Village MotelResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for your review. Our guest feedback is very important to us. It was lovely to have you as our guest and we hope to see you back again one day!

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Hotel staff were really friendly and helped us change our room to one on the ground floor when she saw that we were struggling with our cases. The hotel was located in the center of town, and the lake was just a short distance away...More

Thank KiaYee
Response from JulieHodsonltvm, Manager at Lake Tekapo Village MotelResponded 29 June 2018

Thank you for your review.

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$125 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Quiet Hotel in Lake Tekapo
#2 Family Hotel in Lake Tekapo
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$125 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Quiet Hotel in Lake Tekapo
#2 Family Hotel in Lake Tekapo
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (377)
Room & Suite (205)
Pool & Beach (10)
Dining (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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June M
30 June 2018|
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Response from JulieHodsonltvm | Property representative |
Hi, The studios ground level have queen and single Studios upstairs have queen and queen sofabed Family units have queen in master bedroom and single and sofabed in second bedroom. Deluxe Family unit has queen in master and... More
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Joyce Ann C
17 February 2017|
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Response from JulieHodsonltvm | Property representative |
Check out time is 10:00 am. You are welcome to store your luggage with us.
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Rachelpsl
9 June 2016|
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
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Room Tips
"Bring your own pillow"
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"Try and get a room with a view. Tekapo is spectacular!"
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"There is no lift, choose a room on the ground floor if you have bulky cases to carry"
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"I would think upstairs would have the best view but you need to carry your cases up the stairs."
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