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Lake Tekapo Cottages

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Overview of Lake Tekapo Cottages

Lake Tekapo Cottages

3.0 star property
Mountain guesthouse within walking distance of Church of the Good Shepherd

8.6/10 Fabulous

368 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
The price is S$132
Price available on 14/12/2022
12 Sealy St, Lake Tekapo, 7999
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping once per stay
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Multilingual staff
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
Feel at home
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Limited housekeeping

Room options

About this area

Getting around

  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 161 min drive


  • 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

Adjacent to a golf course, Lake Tekapo Cottages is a great choice for a stay in Lake Tekapo. Freebies such as WiFi and self-parking are added perks, and guests looking to stay active can experience the nearby hiking/biking trails, mountain biking and downhill skiing. Other highlights include a terrace and a garden. Fellow travellers say good things about the location and sightseeing.


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 or hotter
Follows the 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 sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 3 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

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

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


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

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:30 AM–9:00 AM
  • BBQs
  • Room service (limited hours)

What to do

  • Fishing
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Skiing lessons nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Hot springs nearby


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bike hire


  • 7 buildings/towers
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • 9 holes of golf


  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Step-free path to entrance


  • English
  • German
  • Thai

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Window screens

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Free cot/infant bed
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between NZD 14 and NZD 22 per person (approximately)
  • Housekeeping is available for an additional fee

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).


This property does not have lifts.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Lake Tekapo Cottages House
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Frequently asked questions

Does Lake Tekapo Cottages offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Lake Tekapo Cottages does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Lake Tekapo Cottages?
As of 9 December 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Lake Tekapo Cottages on 14 December 2022 start from S$132, 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.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Lake Tekapo Cottages?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Lake Tekapo Cottages?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Lake Tekapo Cottages?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Lake Tekapo Cottages?
You can check in from 2 PM - 10 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
What is there to do at Lake Tekapo Cottages and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as fishing. Additional recreation nearby includes hot springs, ecotours and segway hire. Enjoy amenities such as a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Lake Tekapo Cottages?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Jack Rabbit Cafe (5-min walk), Kohan Japanese Restaurant (6-min walk) and Ramen Tekapo (8-min walk).
What's the area around Lake Tekapo Cottages like?
Lake Tekapo Cottages is a short 5-minute walk from Church of the Good Shepherd and 5 minutes' walk from Sheepdog Statue. Travellers say that the area is walkable and ideal for skiing.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

The owner were very friendly and helpful
Kerry, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Ahmad, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

mohd fahmi, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Just around the corner from the lake.
Clean,comfortable cottage 1 minute walk from the lake, and a few minutes walk from the shops. Great location. Cottage had everything we needed for our family of 5. Good service from friendly staff.
Lisa, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very thoughtful manager/owner. Upgraded our cottage for easier use because we have two young kids. Great location to the church and town centre.
Agnes, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Toasty warm cottage during the cold snap. Had everything we needed. So close to the beautiful lake. View of the mountains from the deck. Friendly host. Great value for money.
Roseanne, 3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Chris, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Sheila, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

It was quite and close to the lake.
Gregory John, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

J, 1-night trip
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