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Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers Hostel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an Wonderful place to stay and watch star gazing at good prize.Lake is walkable.They helped us with our itinerary and Star Gazing Experience you get here is a Life Time Experience.We just want to stay for one Night and they helped us in booking for that.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night here in a private room. Very very clean and well maintained. Staff very friendly and helpful. Great common area facilities. Kitchen large and very clean. Glad we found this place! Located just off the Main Street of Tekapo - very quiet.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my third stay at this hostel, last time was 20years ago, still as good as before, new owners are very helpful, free bike to use and tennis rackets to use at nearby court, pet animals around in the big garden, BBQ grill outside and picnic tables and benches, chairs to relax. Kitchen is very clean and well equipped,...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights and if their was more to do and see in Tekapo we would of stayed longer! The garden is beautiful, the kitchen is huge, the bedroom was very spacious and clean and the whole place is really well looked after. Staff are very friendly and the best part about the hostel is the garden...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The village by Lake Tekapo is basically a village built for visiting tourists, so with this in mind, this hostel felt very cozy and authentic. There were hens in the backyard, the main building seemed almost rustic. The WiFi allowance was a measly 300 MB though.

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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Booked this through AirBNB on U.K. Ideal lace off Main Street. Staff friendly and helpful didn't use kitchen but clean and tidy ice gardens and has laundrette and sting line our room was away from rest and had ensuite good value

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here two nights and enjoyed our stay. We actually had two different rooms due to availability, so we experienced the private room with private shower and with shared shower. Both were clean and comfortable and sharing the shower/bathroom wasn't a big deal at all. The location is 2 mins to town and the facilities have everything you need....

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Reviewed 25 January 2017

My wife, 5 yr old son and I stayed for 2 nights from 15th Jan onwards. Our Room was perfect with garden view and had attached toilet and bathroom. Room was well maintained like any other good Backpack hostel. Very Cosy and Old style providing enough private space to all. Staff was really friendly, common kitchen area was well maintained...

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Reviewed 21 January 2017

I was lucky that there had been a last minute cancellation, so snapped up the available room on a very busy night in Lake Tekapo. Had an extremely enjoyable night and well needed rest after my flight from Australia and drive from Christchurch. The owner was very helpful and provided me with plenty of information about Tekapo. Very relaxing environment...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A short 3-min walk from the town centre (it's a really small town, anyhow), this hostel has a lovely garden complete with benches and a hammock wherever you can chill out. I stayed for two nights in a four-bed dorm. The beds are comfy - not squeaky and blankets were warm! Well equipped kitchen with loads dining areas. Great homey...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in a quiet corner of the village and set in a beautiful garden, we are only 300 metres from the bus-stop and the Village shops. Lake Tekapo is half-way between Christchurch and Queenstown/Wanaka (all less than 3 hours away) and we are only just over one hour from Aoraki / Mt Cook. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers Hostel

Address: Lake Tekapo Village | 11 Aorangi Crescent, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Lake Tekapo
Price Range: $61 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Family Room with Garden Views are Very nice”
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 of 5 bubbles 201abhishekg, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are great. We stayed in a private en suite.”
 of 5 bubbles Mumbaikar_Biker, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Private room in the separate building in the garden areas are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles XavierZen, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“hostel made up of 3 houses, all rooms appeared spacious, no bunks.”
 of 5 bubbles madmadammin, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“For a couple of mature women, well worth paying extra for the ensuite room”
 of 5 bubbles fooey1960, 11 Feb 2016 | Read review
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