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    YHA Lake Tekapo

    3 Simpson Lane, Lake Tekapo 7999, New Zealand
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good33%
    • Average15%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “common room” (22 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (42 reviews)
    “double room” (11 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 144 reviews

    Reviewed 9 February 2017

    Lake Tekapo YAH 2017/01/24 Six-people room for one night Nice staff and spectacular view from the big window of the common room. The equipment in the kitchen was ok.The dining room was a little small but having meal in such beautiful surroundings was great.All in...More

    Thank Chen S
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 13 February 2017

    Hi Chen S, Many thanks for the great review. We are a small and cozy hostel and glad you got to enjoy our amazing views and location. Best wishes, Billy Kerr, Hostel Manager

    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    This is the third time i have stayed at this hostel and its a great place to stay in lake tekapo with amazing views over the lake. Star gazing is amazing here with the gardens to sit out at night and look up into the...More

    Thank cookie-wirral
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Lake TekapoResponded 7 February 2017

    Hi Cookie-wirral, Awesome review. Thank you so much for all the kind words and is great to hear. Will pass onto the staff. Glad you had everything you needed to enjoy your stay and take advantage of what Tekapo has to offer. Best Wishes, Billy...More

    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

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    5 October 2017|
    Response from Viljami T | Reviewed this property |
    YHA typically provides bedding, but you should bring your own towel. Based on my knowledge, I would suggest making a booking quite early, as Lake Tekapo is a small but popular destination. Typically hostels won't allow... More
    14 October 2015|
    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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    "Private double room got the views!!"
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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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    "Choose rooms on the right side of the hostel for a better view."
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