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5 Motuariki Lane, Lake Tekapo 7999 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Pool
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

YHA Lake Tekapo is a nice place to stay. If you have the time, stay for 2 nights. The YHA faces the lake directly and is an excellent location for photography. Common kitchen is well equipped with the necessary items for you to cook and...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank AlvinZhang
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I stayed in a private room with a shared bedroom. I was amazed by the cleanlineas of the room being away from hostel experience for the last 15 years, It was a very pleasant surprise. The staff is also amazingly helpful but the location is...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank BasarBurcu
Reviewed 17 September 2017

YHA delivers great value for money as always! The hostel is located in the middle of Lake Tekapo, 5 minute walk from bars and restaurants. The staff was extremely lovely and helpful which made our stay in the hostel excellent! The room where I slept,...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank 100vilt
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is the cutest little hostel. The views from the living area are outstanding picture perfect! The owner was so friendly. We stayed in a private double room which was seperate from the hostel slightly (had to go outside to then go in through the...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Fran S
Reviewed 25 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

Date of stay: June 2017
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

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Description
CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL LATE 2018. Construction has begun on a brand new YHA Lake Tekapo! The new hostel will sit on a slightly different lakefront site, but with the same amazing views we all know and love. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$43 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Yha Tekapo Hotel Lake Tekapo
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Lake Tekapo
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$43 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Yha Tekapo Hotel Lake Tekapo
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Lake Tekapo
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Traveller (118)
Room & Suite (25)
Dining (11)
Pool & Beach (4)
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Levanu100
4 October 2017|
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Response from YHANewZealand | Property representative |
Hi Göran! At YHA New Zealand all bedding is provided including sheets. You can bring your own towel or hire one from reception for $1. Unfortunately YHA Lake Tekapo is currently closed while we build a new hostel - due to... More
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STYLam
14 October 2015|
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Response from Barbara F | Reviewed this property |
It won't let me post the site I used to book per TripAdvisor policy. But if you search on booking DAWT com you'll find what you're looking for.
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"Private double room got the views!!"
frans108
14 Sep 2017
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"Room 5 internal by corridor, lounge across corridor, great that we could keep eye on children, but light..."
Daisyange
25 Jun 2017
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"room away from common room and kitchen is better, though the hotel is quiet in the evening"
hellogc
31 Oct 2016
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"Choose rooms on the right side of the hostel for a better view."
LORDZORPHIAAA
25 Aug 2016
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