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Lake Tekapo Cottages

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Outdoor spa tub
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Overview of Lake Tekapo Cottages

Lake Tekapo Cottages

3.0 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

Top rated for staff & service (4.3/5)

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Room service
Map
12 Sealy St, Lake Tekapo, 7999

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationChurch of the Good Shepherd5 min walk
  • Popular LocationSheepdog Statue5 min walk
  • Popular LocationLake Tekapo5 min walk
  • AirportMount Cook (MON)72 min drive

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About this area

Lake Tekapo

Next to a golf course and in the mountains, Lake Tekapo Cottages is in a walkable area with good shopping. Lake Tekapo and Lake Tekapō Regional Park reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Dark Sky Project and Mount John Observatory. Enjoy the area's slopes with downhill skiing and snowboarding, and don't miss out on the snowshoeing and snow tubing. Guests appreciate the guest house's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Church of the Good Shepherd - 5 min walk
  • Cowans Hill Walkway - 5 min walk
  • Sheepdog Statue - 5 min walk
  • Lake Tekapo - 5 min walk
  • Dark Sky Project - 9 min walk

Getting around

  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 161 min drive

Restaurants

  • Jack Rabbit Cafe - 5 min walk
  • Kohan Japanese Restaurant - 6 min walk
  • Ramen Tekapo - 8 min walk
  • Mackensies café - bar - grill - 8 min walk
  • Blue Lake Eatery & Bar - 8 min walk

About this property

Lake Tekapo Cottages

3-star guesthouse adjacent to a golf course
9 holes of golf, a terrace, and a garden are just a few of the amenities provided at Lake Tekapo Cottages. Adventurous travelers may like the cycling and fishing at this guesthouse. Free in-room WiFi and laundry facilities are available to all guests.
Additional perks include:
  • Free self parking
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge), bike rentals, and smoke-free premises
  • Barbecue grills, multilingual staff, and luggage storage
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the location
Room features
All guestrooms at Lake Tekapo Cottages boast thoughtful touches such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and sound-insulated walls.
Extra amenities include:
  • Free toiletries and hair dryers
  • Free infant beds, coffee/tea makers, and heating

Languages

English, German, Thai

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:00 AM: NZD 14-22 per person
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 9 holes of golf
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Fishing

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • No housekeeping

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • This property does not have elevators
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Soundproofing
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cribs are available on request at the property

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 14 and NZD 22 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have elevators

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

Property is also known as

Lake Tekapo Cottages House
Lake Tekapo Cottages
Lake Tekapo Cottages Guesthouse
Tekapo Cottages Guesthouse
Tekapo Cottages Tekapo
Lake Tekapo Cottages Guesthouse
Lake Tekapo Cottages Lake Tekapo
Lake Tekapo Cottages Guesthouse Lake Tekapo

Frequently asked questions

Is Lake Tekapo Cottages pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much does it cost to stay at Lake Tekapo Cottages?

As of Sep 26, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Lake Tekapo Cottages on Sep 29, 2022 start from $80.28, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at Lake Tekapo Cottages?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Lake Tekapo Cottages?

Check-in is from 2 PM - 10 PM.

What time is check-out at Lake Tekapo Cottages?

Check-out is at 10 AM.

Where is Lake Tekapo Cottages located?

Situated in Lake Tekapo, this golf guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Church of the Good Shepherd and Lake Tekapo. Tekapo Springs is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) away.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Lake Tekapo Cottages and receive a full refund?

Yes, Lake Tekapo Cottages offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Lake Tekapo Cottages cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 184 out of 360 reviews
5 - Excellent 51%
Rating 4 - Good. 125 out of 360 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 38 out of 360 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 10 out of 360 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 360 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.2/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Sheila
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Gregory John
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was quite and close to the lake.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

J
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Leo
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022

3/5 Okay

Tracey
Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
The quietness of location
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

3/5 Okay

Neville
Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
Tired appearance and faculties
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

4/5 Good

Darryl
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Location, walking distance to Restaurants, awesome Mountain views.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Ravi mohan
Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great place to stay. Closer to attractions.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Ian
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great value!
Steve, the owner, was very helpful and thoughtful. Went out of his way to be hospitable. He has a variety of accomdations and all are well laid out and taken care of.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Donelle
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location and idyllic setting, very peaceful, mountain view.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021