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    The Godley Hotel

    State Highway 8, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
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    • Excellent2%
    • Very good13%
    • Average24%
    • Poor24%
    • Terrible37%
    2 weeks ago
    “Great Location and View; "Hotel" Itself Disappointing ”
    4 weeks ago
    “What a pity”
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 442 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    As other reviewer have already stated, this is the perfect place to stay in Tekapo – if you have a penchant for the 1980ies (or 1970ies?) and want to recreate this atmosphere during your stay. Everything in this place looks, smells and feels old, tatty,...More

    1  Thank Brock53
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    2 stars for the location and view alone. The rest about the "hotel" is low quality. Pros: great location on the main road in town, 2-minute walk to restaraunts, 3-minute walk to stargazing tour office and meeting location, back of the place opens to the...More

    1  Thank Adam O
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We visited Lake Tekapo on our way from Christchurch to Queenstown and chose this area as a convenient stopover. The Lake and it's surrounding area are so picturesque it is worth a visit, especially if you walk out at night and gaze at the stars....More

    Thank Geoff E
    Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

    This hotel is basic. The wifi was terrible it dropped out all the time. The water pressure was virtually non existent, so I wouldn't recommend you wash your hair. The hot water went cold when other rooms switched on their showers. The only good thing...More

    Thank AustraliaElise
    Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

    Nice hotel, cheap , great view opposite the lake and church. Don’t expect a long or strong shower. A great one night stop over. The staff were very friendly and it was close to all shops. Electric blankets were a nice bonus on the cold...More

    Thank patsilvest
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    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$89 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Mackenzie District >
    • Lake Tekapo
    • Also Known As
    • Godley Hotel Lake Tekapo
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    26 February 2015|
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    Response from David T | Reviewed this property |
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    "Last resort"
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    "Look for rooms that face the lake - 504-506 have the best views"
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    "Ensure you bring utensils if you want to eat anything in your room."
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    "Check before you book if you have a room with a view"
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