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Tailor Made Tekapo

Suburban hostel within easy reach of Church of the Good Shepherd

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
Rs3,823

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11 Aorangi Crescent, Lake Tekapo, 7945, New Zealand
8.6.Fabulous.
  • An overnight stay. Lovely quiet location & peaceful garden to relax. Room was clean &…

    Jan 4, 2022

  • We stayed on our way down to Te Anau. The property and setting is quite nice and cute…

    Dec 6, 2021

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Safe
Quiet
Walkable
Convenient
Easy parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 16 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Ski storage
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Communal living room

Feel at home

  • Playground on site
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair dryer
  • Barbecue grill(s)

What’s around

  • Church of the Good Shepherd - 14 min walk
  • Sheepdog Statue - 15 min walk
  • Tekapo Springs - 26 min walk
  • Lake Tekapō Regional Park - 33 min walk
  • Mount John Lookout - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Mount John Observatory - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Shared Dormitory (Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory (Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dorm)
  • Double Room, Private Bathroom
  • Twin Room, Private Bathroom
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Twin Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Triple Room, Shared Bathroom

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Church of the Good Shepherd - 14 min walk
  • Sheepdog Statue - 15 min walk
  • Tekapo Springs - 26 min walk
  • Lake Tekapō Regional Park - 33 min walk
  • Mount John Lookout - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Mount John Observatory - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
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11 Aorangi Crescent, Lake Tekapo, 7945, New Zealand

At a glance

Size

  • 16 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 11:30 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets stay free (dogs only)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply*
  • 1 per room
  • Pets must be supervised
  • Off-leash area available

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink

  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area

Things to do

  • Basketball on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Playground on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Sledding nearby
  • Snow tubing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

In the room

Home comforts

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Freshen up

  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Special features

Recreation

On Site

  • Outdoor tennis courts -
  • Basketball on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Playground on site

Nearby

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Sledding nearby
  • Snow tubing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby

Fees & policies

PetsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation for details on pet restrictions and to request a pet-friendly room

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Policies

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

  • Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers Hostel
  • Tailor Made Tekapo Lake Tekapo
  • Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers
  • Tailor Made Tekapo Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation Guesthouse Hostel
  • Tailor Made Tekapo Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Lake Tekapo
  • Tailor Made Backpackers Hostel
  • Tailor Made Backpackers
  • Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers Hotstel

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Tailor Made Tekapo does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, dogs stay free, with a limit of 1 per room. Service animals are exempt from fees. Dog exercise areas are available.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 10 AM. Express check-out is available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Mackensies café - bar - grill (6-min walk), Jade Palace Chinese Restaurant (7-min walk), and Thai Tekapo (7-min walk).
  • Practice your swing on the tennis courts. Additional recreation onsite includes basketball. Enjoy amenities like a picnic area and a garden.
8.6.Fabulous.
  • 8.0.Very good

    Great family friendly stay

    Great stay, had everything you needed including animals around to interact with and football, fribee tennis rafkets etc

    Adam, 3 night trip, Oct 22, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

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    Andrea, 1 night romance trip, Oct 9, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Friendly B&B Casual Charm

    Great location in town and close to hot springs. Fun place mingle with other guests in central kitchen and fireplace livingroom.

    Robin, 1 night family trip, Jul 20, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    I liked the clean linen, the environment was laid back, good kitchen and great shower

    1 night family trip, Jul 14, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Cute animals, unbelievably epic

    2 night romance trip, Jul 1, 2021

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  • 2.0.Poor

    Nobody there when we checked in, cleanliness very poor. Parking on site was full. So had to park on the street. $110 was a rip off for the quality of the accomodation. We are told to holiday in our own backyard & when we do we get ripped off. I wouldn’t stay there again.

    1 night romance trip, Apr 1, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    The accommodation was what we wanted so no complaints

    2 night romance trip, Mar 26, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Awesome stay

    Awesome place to stay. Friendly staffs, thanks Tiff for showing us around! Lots of cute animals in the backyard.

    Bing, 1 night trip, Jan 2, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Location was good for us. Self contained unit was comfortable and had everything we needed for our stay.

    Jo, 1 night romance trip, Dec 6, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Clean and lots of parking. The giant rabbits in the garden were unexpected but very welcome.

    1 night family trip, Aug 14, 2020

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