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The Godley Hotel

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  • Excellent2%
  • Very good14%
  • Average24%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible36%
1 week ago
“It was clean but this hotel is "tired"”
8 May 2018
“Needs real work”
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What's included
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Family Rooms
Fitness centre
Conference Facilities
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3 Star Hotel
Located by the lake, overlooking the lake and surrounding mountains, the Godley Hotel offers comfortable and clean rooms in a beautiful and central location. It is a country style hotel with friendly staff and great service. Just 1.5 hours driving time from Aoraki Mt Cook National Park...
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Location and contact
State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
68.2 km to Timaru Airport
10 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I gave this Hotel a rating of "2" as it was well located in terms of the Village and it was clean but the decor in the rooms was dated and tired. There were two dated lounge chairs and the veneer on the fixed tables...More

Thank Robert Charles I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the displeasure of staying at this hotel for a work function. The only view I had was the road and another room, no lake view for me! The room was extremely outdated. You can tell they have tried to “repair” certain things but you...More

1  Thank Emma C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Probably one of the dirtiest and run down hotels we have ever been to , the whole place needs to be knocked down and rebuilt . Cannot believe that the management keep taking naive tourists in , it is an embarrassment to New Zealand and...More

Thank WaipunaOhau
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cedar Star We had a big house with 4 bedrooms. 2 master bed and 2 bedroom for kids. The house was cozy, big and neat, it come with fire place, the one they gave to me name cedar star which locate at 9 Mistake drive....More

Thank Erik_Swy
Reviewed 21 May 2018

On one of our many road trips, Da WanderingWabbits needed an overnight sleep in Tekapo. The Godley Hotel, with its central location, was noted on Google Earth as "serene lodging with lake views". We wonder how much the owner of the Mount Cook Hotel Collection...More

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Located by the lake, overlooking the lake and surrounding mountains, the Godley Hotel offers comfortable and clean rooms in a beautiful and central location. It is a country style hotel with friendly ...More staff and great service. Just 1.5 hours driving time from Aoraki Mt Cook National Park and 3 hours from Christchurch and Queenstown, the hotel is also only 40 minutes' drive from local skifields. The Church of Good Shepherd, the Sheepdog Statue, and all the restaurants and bars are within walking distance. Just a short distance away you can also find our beautiful tracks and walkways, world-class skiing, horse trekking, as well as the Tekapo Springs where you can enjoy an earth-fed natural hot spring bath and Mt John Observatory where you can view the galaxy of stars. With the wide range of outdoor activities available in Lake Tekapo, the convenience of the Godley Hotel makes it a great choice for the region. The hotel has a large restaurant and cosy bar with great Food and Beverage menu for you to choose, the hotel also offers indoor spa pool, outdoor swimming pool and a pool table for you to enjoy. A warm welcome from all of us at the Godley Hotel and we hope you enjoy your visit in the beautiful Lake Tekapo. Less
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Wheelchair Access
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"We had two rooms and they were both dated so really doubt if the others are different?"
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"For a better room, choose ANOTHER hotel!"
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"Take a tent camp out the front."
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"no tips, not all that enthusiastic about the Godley Hotel"
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