Lake Tekapo Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Lake Tekapo

  • Antler Lodge
     Country House
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    $464
  • Tekapo StarRiver 3 Bedroom
     Country House
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    $173
  • Loch View
     Country House
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    $256
  • Lake Watch
     Country House
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    $230
  • Super House 2 Bedroom
     Country House
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    $173
  • Super House 3 Bedroom
     Country House
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    $205
  • Tesoro
     5-star Country House
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    $205
  • High Country Studio
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    $189

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Lake Tekapo Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • Studio + Breakfast
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
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    $194
  • Loch View
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $268
  • Koi’s Cottage
    Good3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
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    $136
  • Starlight Cottage
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
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    $342

Lake Tekapo Travel Guide

Lake Tekapo is the name of both a scenic New Zealand lake, and the small town that awaits at the foot of it in beautiful rural New Zealand. Lake Tekapo has been classified as being a UNESCO protected dark sky reserve which means it is the perfect spot for stargazing.

Things to Do in Lake Tekapo

As a site that is globally recognized as a great spot for stargazing, of course, one of the best things to do at Lake Tekapo is to sit out and watch the sunset over the lake. As the sun dips behind the cloud and the orange and red hues of the sunset are gradually replaced by darkness, the lack of air pollution here means hundreds of twinkling beautiful stars illuminating the sky.

Another major appeal of visiting Lake Tekapo is stopping by the Tekapo Springs -- a recreational center boasting relaxing hot springs that are heated for comfort and overlook the banks of Tekapo lake, as well as the nearby Two Thumb mountain range. Spa packages, swimming and other activities can also be enjoyed at Tekapo Springs.

Best Time to Visit Lake Tekapo

The best time to visit Lake Tekapo is between the months of December and March when temperatures are at their warmest.

Price and Availability in Lake Tekapo

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Lake Tekapo tends to be Thursday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Lake Tekapo tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Lake Tekapo is in February, while the cheapest month is in June. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Lake Tekapo is in the high season in February. Lake Tekapo has its low season in May, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Lake Tekapo

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Lake Tekapo. The hottest month in Lake Tekapo is December, when temperatures peak at 91 ˚F. The coolest month is July, when temperatures drop to 23 ˚F. The wettest month in Lake Tekapo is June with 2.84 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.57 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Lake Tekapo

Choose the perfect accommodation for your vacation at AllTheRooms.com. We compare Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and many more. AllTheRooms has 783 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay while you enjoy Lake Tekapo, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. The average price of a vacation rental is around $166 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Lake Tekapo, then you can choose from over 343 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 18 of our accommodations come with breakfast in the price. Driving to Lake Tekapo? Then choose one of the 355 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 3 hotels and vacation rentals have a a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to select one of the 5 pet-friendly accommodations available.

In Lake Tekapo AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 4 providers, including 242 places to stay from Airbnb, 5 accommodations from Priceline and 5 places to stay from Agoda.

430 of the accommodations in Lake Tekapo have been reviewed by previous guests. They rated 78% as excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 191 places to stay right now.

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