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Lake Tekapo Hotels

Lake Tekapo hotels

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Low season

SeptemberCheapest month to stay with an average 37% drop in price.

High season

DecemberMost expensive month to stay with an average 54% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 164Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 158Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hotel in Lake Tekapo

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Top tips for finding perfect Lake Tekapo hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Lake Tekapo, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Lake Tekapo in September and July.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Lake Tekapo if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Sunday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Lake Tekapo for 2 days.
  • Relax and refresh your mind with a stay near Tekapo Springs, a hot spring also featuring ice-skating and a lake. Consider a stay at Lake Tekapo Village Motel, a 3-star property about a 5min drive from the springs. Other amenities include free parking and laundry service.
  • Visit the Church of the Good Shepherd, one of the most photographed buildings in New Zealand. The quaint church sits atop a mountain, providing visitors with stunning views of Lake Tekapo and the Southern Alps. A stay at the Mantra Lake Tekapo will place you about 10min walk from the church. The 4-star hotel also provides guests with a pool, kitchen, free parking and laundry service.
  • Hiking lovers should look for a hotel in the centre near the base of Mt. John. If you reach the top of the mountain you’ll be rewarded with panoramic views of the lake and Mackenzie Basin, as well as a charming café for a snack break. Consider a stay at Tekapo Village Motel or The Godley Hotel, both 3-star properties about 5min drive from the starting point of the circular track.
  • Travelling with kids? Choose a hotel close to Balmoral Farmyard in the city centre. The farm is an interactive, family-friendly activity for animal lovers. Visitors can get up close and personal with alpacas, pigs, lambs, sheep and more.
  • Lake Tekapo is a well-known destination for having one of the clearest skies in the world. Travellers from all over visit to observe millions of stars in the night sky. The best places to stargaze are out of the city centre, but another popular spot is Mount John Observatory, where you can use telescopes for a closer look. Solo travellers should consider Lakefront Lodge Backpackers, which is one of the nearest accommodation options, about a 15min drive from the observatory.

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The Godley Hotel - Lake Tekapo - Outdoors view
The Godley Hotel
7.5 Good
C$ 105+
C$ 105+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
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Mantra Lake Tekapo - Lake Tekapo - Building
Mantra Lake Tekapo
9.0 Excellent
C$ 175+
C$ 175+
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Lake Tekapo Village Motel - Lake Tekapo - Outdoors view
Lake Tekapo Village Motel
8.3 Excellent
C$ 134+
C$ 134+
Free Wi-Fi
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Tekapo Heights - Lake Tekapo
Tekapo Heights
9.1 Excellent
C$ 200+
C$ 200+
Free Wi-Fi
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Lake Tekapo Lodge - Lake Tekapo
Lake Tekapo Lodge
9.5 Excellent
C$ 330+
C$ 330+
Free Wi-Fi
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Yha Lake Tekapo - Lake Tekapo - Patio
Yha Lake Tekapo
9.2 Excellent
C$ 32+
C$ 32+
Free Wi-Fi
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Lake Tekapo Cottages - Lake Tekapo
Lake Tekapo Cottages
8.5 Excellent
C$ 134+
C$ 134+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
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Cairns Retreat - Lake Tekapo
Cairns Retreat
9.2 Excellent
C$ 154+
C$ 154+
Free Wi-Fi
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