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    YHA Lake Tekapo

    3 Simpson Lane, Lake Tekapo 7999, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good34%
    • Average15%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “common room” (20 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (41 reviews)
    “double room” (11 reviews)
    Wifi
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    #3 of 4 hotels in Lake Tekapo
     
    Lake Tekapo Village Motel
    666 reviews
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    The Godley Hotel
    486 reviews
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    Aoraki Court Aoraki/Mt Cook Village
    1,452 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Mt. Cook Village
     
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    11 - 15 of 142 reviews

    Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

    Lovely place to stay on the lake shore. Good facilities. Great staff. Friendly and casual atmosphere in the best YHA tradition. You get the feeling of belonging to Lake Tekapo in this place and being part of the community.

    Thank JohnMP9967JP
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 27 November 2016

    Hi There, Awesome review and great to hear the feedback. The staff work really hard to make sure you enjoy not only the hostel but Tekapo as well! Will pass comments on to them. Best wishes, Billy Kerr, Hostel Manager

    Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

    Stayed one night in a tent due to their being no vacancy for a room. Only to discover that the dorms had been filled by a group of loud and drunk men on a boys trip. They were drinking, swearing and making severe racist remarks...More

    Thank Denise N
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 16 November 2016

    Hi Denise, Thanks for your review. Firstly I would like to apologise for the inconvenience you received during your stay. We certainly don't take drunken parties and this one manage to get through our booking system. We do provide our contact details all around the...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2016

    1. the most famous common room with huge windows - face to the snow mountain, the lake, the sky, the green, and the sunshine; 2. spacious and tidy kitchen - well organized and cleaned; 3. centrally located even in a small town like Tekapo, very...More

    Thank hellogc
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 2 November 2016

    Hi Hellogc, Thank you for the amazing review. We love that view too! I will pass your comments onto the staff as they work really hard in getting the hostel ready for guests and it is great to get the awesome feedback from your stay....More

    Reviewed 13 October 2016

    Decided to splurge on a private room for myself, it was small, cozy and warm. Best part of the room was the amazing views it offered! The lounge was a place where you could really spend hours in. The large window panels showing the lake...More

    Thank Valerie L
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 16 October 2016

    HI Valerie, Many thanks for the great review. So glad you enjoyed your stay and that you made time to enjoy the amazing and wonderful views from the hostel lounge. Best wishes, Billy Kerr, Hostel Manager

    Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

    The view from the living room is just spectacular...location is perfect short walk to village and shops or hot pools and start of walking track to mount John. Clean and comfortable. Helpful staff. Good wifi

    Thank Hannah W
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 3 October 2016

    Hi Hannah, Thanks for the great review, glad you enjoyed the hostel and you are right the location and view is spectacular. Best wishes, Billy Kerr, Hostel Manager

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$46 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
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    • Mackenzie District >
    • Lake Tekapo
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