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    YHA Lake Tekapo

    3 Simpson Lane, Lake Tekapo 7999, New Zealand
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          Overview
          • Excellent46%
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          Reviewed 10 June 2016

          Three of us on the way to the Brass Monkey Motorycle rally stayed in a 6 bed dorm room and had a great stay. Everything we wanted, great helpful staff and warm comfortable room. Across the way from the village ment the location is great....More

          Thank Craig N
          Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 13 June 2016

          Hi Craig, Delighted to hear your comments and thank you for trying out YHA. hope you get to use more YHAs around New Zealand and we welcome you back to Tekapo next time. Hope the motorcycle rally was a great weekend for you. Best wishes,...More

          Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

          I stayed in a 4 bed shared room, the room is nice and convenient, each bed got their own reading light. And everyone can control the main light in the room. Plenty of power plugs on the wall! Clean bedsheets and warm room! The lounge...More

          Thank Bing D
          Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 30 May 2016

          Hi Bing D, Thank you for your great review of the hostel. Great to hear that the experience that you had in the hostel was of a great standard and that we had everything you needed and expected to make your stay even more enjoyable....More

          Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

          + central location, near to earth and sky office + friendly, helpful staff + good communal lounge with fireplace + free wifi - not enough showers - little character - no coffee or tea - 7 bed dorm is a little crowded- 7th bed is...More

          Thank Becki S
          Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 25 May 2016

          Hi Becki S, Thanks for the feedback, we love to hear what our guests think about our hostel. Glad that you enjoyed the common areas especially the fireplace keeping a warm and cozy lounge for everybody. We are a very small hostel and we encourage...More

          Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

          Stayed in a female dorm for 5 people and the room was so small that we barely have space for our luggage. Not sure about other rooms but the dorm with 7 or 8 beds are much bigger from what I saw. Great view of...More

          Thank Joytlq
          Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 24 May 2016

          Hi. Thanks for taking your time to give us your feedback on your stay. Sorry you did not feel like you had enough space in the dorm. We do also provide extra luggage storage around the hostel if needed. Glad you enjoyed the beautiful night...More

          Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

          Stayed here one night in a mixed dorm. It was just off the kitchen but I didn't find it too noisy, in fact the whole hostel has a peaceful feel to it The lounge has a cosy fire and an amazing view of the lakes,...More

          Thank Liz H
          Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 22 May 2016

          Hi Liz, So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and thanks for taking the time to leave a great review. The staff do work really hard on offering a great service to all guests whilst maintaining a clean, warm and comfortable place to enjoy...More

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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$25 - US$75 (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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          • Mackenzie District >
          • Lake Tekapo
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          STYLam
          Family of 4, either 1 room or 2 rooms OK. Check in on 20 Dec 2015, check out on 22 Dec 2015 during the day. What is the price for that two night stay, and any availability? Thanks!
          14 October 2015|
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          Response from Barbara F | Reviewed this property |
          It won't let me post the site I used to book per TripAdvisor policy. But if you search on booking DAWT com you'll find what you're looking for.
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          "Room 5 internal by corridor, lounge across corridor, great that we could keep eye on children, but light made..."
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          "room away from common room and kitchen is better, though the hotel is quiet in the evening"
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