YHA Lake Tekapo

Address: 3 Simpson Lane, Lake Tekapo, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, 7999, New Zealand | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 3 Simpson Lane, Lake Tekapo, is near Lake Tekapo, Lake Pukaki, Air Safaris, and Marlborough Vineyards.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsYHA Lake Tekapo

Reviewed by emma.lee

Breathtaking view, decent price/place

Reviewed Feb 8, 2013
by (3 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

For its price it had the most amazing view outside, and not too expensive. Everything was fine, just watch out the showers have confusing handles

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Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

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Reviewed by bettytarle

Great views

Reviewed Feb 1, 2012
by (45 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

Hostel located next to bus and grocery. Beautiful views overlooking Lake Tekapo. his is a popular hostel so it is very busy. Kitchen too small for amount of traffic but it is nicely appointed and there is good room to eat. Need screens on windows, but they keep them closed after dark to keep bugs out. Could use more places to sit outside.

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Reviewed by janeski

Lovely place to stay!

Reviewed Nov 22, 2010
by (8 reviews) Reigate , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

Great view, great facilities, great location. The staff here are pretty friendly too which is a bonus!

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TripAdvisor Reviews YHA Lake Tekapo

4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

Travel Blogs from Lake Tekapo

Scrubbed and polished

A travel blog entry by sophie.guy on Sep 11, 2014

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Hooker Valley - I've heard all the jokes thanks - is a well kept track from Mount Cook Village to Hooker Glacier at the foot of Mount Cook. We made it there in just over an hour and a half, across three swing bridges and past many people wrapped up in coats, hats and scarves looking at us like we were mad in just t shirts. It was really warm in the …

710 Meters Above Sea Level

A travel blog entry by cerikang on Aug 11, 2014

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Lake Tekapo was a good location for us, it was halfway between Christchurch and Queenstown ( where our trip to Fiordland National Park began). As we pulled up to the lake, the view was spectacular. This was best view I had seen in New Zealand so far. The lake was so blue it was surrounded by snow-capped mountains and green forest. Our hostel was …

Lake Tekapo. Christchurch —-> Auckland, Taur

A travel blog entry by femmemodeerf on Aug 03, 2014

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As we bid goodbye to Syl (very sadly), we continued our drive for 7 hours towards Lake Tekapo and found ourselves a place to stay at YHA hostel before as the sun sets. Again, we tried our luck at catching the Aurora at Lake Tekapo, where it has been cited as a high possibility, but again we were not in luck. However, a friend we had befriended …

Lake Tekapo

A travel blog entry by simoncole on Feb 28, 2014

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We drove for 7 hours to yet another beautiful place on another beautiful lake through more beautiful countryside. This is an overnight stop on our way to Christchurch.

Between the mountain chains, on either side of the long straight road were large (but not huge) fields of pasture divided into plots of a …

‘Journey to Mt.Cook…’

We awoke for a 10a.m. departure from the site. The weather is awful today, you can feel the moisture hit your skin as you walk. We’re heading up North today, back past Queenstown and on to Mt.Cook… I hope the weather improves else it’ll be an awful journey. As we come away from Lake Te Anau, we hit the most beautiful sunshine p...

Mount Cook, South Island, New Zealand nias-adventures

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Nice view out the window
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View from the YHA common room!
Mt. Cook Village, New Zealand