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Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 26 February 2013

Though there were not many reviews at the time we booked the B&B, I am glad that I made the right choice! Ann and Tony are lovely host, room is spacious, clean and comfortable. View from the room on the other side of the town is nice. We enjoyed our stay here!

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Shanghai
Reviewed 21 February 2013

The house is 3 minutes driving to Lake Tekapo, so it is not far from the lake. I like it because it has very good view, with windows in different walls. We could see sunrise and sunset when we sit in bed or beside windows, very nice view. The house is a stand alone one, so it is very quiet,...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2013

We thought at first this was rather expensive however it was only $20 more than a room (without breakfast) at the Godley Hotel which was a tip so it must just be that Lake Tepako is more expensive in general than other places. Our room had amazing panaramic views and Anne and Tony were very welcoming, making us feel right...

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Sundsvall sweden
Reviewed 5 February 2013

Anne and Tony are a very good hostcouple. We felt welcomed from the first minute. We had a varm,funny and intresting breakfast with a spanish couple,some relatives to the hosts and the hostcouple. Than you for beeing so generous.

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Oamaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 January 2013

Everything was done well. The beds were comfortable, the views were stunning, the hosts helpful (but not too overbearing), the facilities were spotless, the house was warm. The highlight was the breakfast featuring the best Central Otago apricots. We were also surprised at how close the house was to Tekapo, the maps made it look farther away!

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Warwickshire, England
Reviewed 21 December 2012

It's difficult to decide the most memorable part of a stay here - probably a tie for first place between the amazing views and the brilliant hospitality. The house is a ten minute walk from the Lake (uphill but easy) and the bedroom is huge with big windows on three sides giving fantastic views of the mountains. There's tea/coffee making...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 September 2012

We had a wonderful overnight stop at Lake Tekapo on route to Queenstown. Top House B&B is a fantastic place to stay with wonderful hosts, excellent views, comfortable room, good food and all together a very enjoyable visit.

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Reviewed 23 July 2012

Anne & Tony are great hosts. Lovely house, nice, warm & clean. We arrived at night so we weren't able to appreciate the view but we made up for it the next morning when we could view the hills & mountains etc. Breakfast was yummy; fruit compote, yogurts & cereals wit tea/ coffee & toast. Couldnt ask for more. If...

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 6 December 2011

My wife and I and our 18mth old son stayed with Tony and Ann in late November. Just a short drive to the centre of town and the lake, we were greeted with the warmest welcome in their most lovely home. A most beautiful view of the mountains from our room was something special and your hosts will go out...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2011

Great views in all directions from a beautiful house. Tony and Anne were very friendly and had a good level of knowledge about the area. They invited us for a drink after we arrived and made us feel thoroughly at home. The room was lovely and had the best views in the house. The property sits above the village and...

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Address: Andrew Don Dr, Lake Tekapo 7999, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Lake Tekapo
Number of rooms: 6
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“Ask for the top room.”
 of 5 bubbles TirutheViru, 15 Apr 2014 | Read review
“The top floor ensuite is the best room!”
 of 5 bubbles WeHeartTravel_143, 21 Jan 2014 | Read review
“I like second floor room, with so beautiful view.”
  •                   The sunset saw in room
 of 5 bubbles JieC615, 21 Feb 2013 | Read review
“We sleept in an extra room because the omdanare was ocupied.”
 of 5 bubbles 4444Sundsvallsweden, 5 Feb 2013 | Read review
“They all have good views as the house is on top of the hill.”
 of 5 bubbles sv3nn0, 9 Jan 2013 | Read review
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