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    LakeFront Backpackers Lodge

    Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
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    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
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    Room & Suite (6)
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    • Excellent11%
    • Very good33%
    • Average28%
    • Poor19%
    • Terrible9%
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    Free Parking
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    We booked two nights here, in a tiny mobile cabin, away from main building. It was a cute and comfortable unit, but you had to walk outside to get to bathrooms and communal kitchen. They provided good linens and towels, and the washrooms were clean....More

    Thank Therichpeasant
    Response from Andrea C, Guest Relations Manager at LakeFront Backpackers LodgeResponded 12 June 2017

    Hi Thanks for spending the time to share your comments with us. I have to agree with you we do have a beautiful spot here in Tekapo. Such a shame your found our Backpackers area to be a little chaotic. Glad you found your private...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

    Location is great. Rooms are really nice as well (double) but the wifi is absolute crap. It's very expensive with no data included and constantly disconnects. On top of that they seem to be blocking photo backups with google photos and icloud. The water cooker...More

    Thank Amalkovich
    Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in a private twin as part of the Kiwi Experience. This place is at the edge of the lake away from town along the lake and takes about 15 mins to walk there. There's no amenities right beside this place. It's a quiet...More

    1  Thank LindyBopper
    Reviewed 15 February 2017

    I stayed in a glamping tent (a big fancy tent with 4 beds inside) and it was great! The bed was clean and very comfy. The rain was very noisy at night but don't worry it's not like camping- I was still very warm and...More

    Thank deejayjin22
    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    The staff is really friendly and helpful. The facilities are excellent and modern, and the bed in the glamping tent was good. Location is great as well - right at the lake and between the village and the walking route to the observatory.

    Thank Regsa87
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Price range
    • US$26 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Mackenzie District >
    • Lake Tekapo
    • Also Known As
    • Lakefront Backpackers Hotel Lake Tekapo
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    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (27)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    "Stayed in room 9 & 10, which face the lake & right next to the kitchen! Also few steps away from..."
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    "If you choose a dorm room facing the lake, you also face onto the communal BBQ area (I'm glad we..."
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    "Try to get a room that face to the lake, you can just open the slide door and sit and enjoy =]"
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    "Avoid dorm rooms unless you like the claustrophobic feeling."
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