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Overview of Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel

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Terrace/patio
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel

2 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

    Popular LocationDark Sky Project8 min walk
    Popular LocationCowans Hill Walkway10 min walk
    Popular LocationChurch of the Good Shepherd15 min walk
    AirportGlentanner (GTN)57 min drive

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Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

  • 12 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Double Room, Private Bathroom

  • 12 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Triple Room, Shared Bathroom

  • 15 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Beds

Shared Dormitory (Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dorm)

  • 40 sq m
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Twin Room, Private Bathroom

  • 12 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Shared Dormitory (Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dorm)

  • 16 sq m
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Double Room, Shared Bathroom

  • 12 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area

Lake Tekapo

Located in Lake Tekapo, Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel is next to a golf course. Notable landmarks in the area include Church of the Good Shepherd and Sheepdog Statue, and travellers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Mount John Observatory. Tekapo Springs and Dark Sky Project are also worth visiting. Take some time off to enjoy the hot springs in the area, or get some fresh air with adventures like rock climbing, hunting and skydiving nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dark Sky Project - 8 min walk
  • Cowans Hill Walkway - 10 min walk
  • Church of the Good Shepherd - 15 min walk
  • Sheepdog Statue - 16 min walk
  • Tekapo Springs - 4 min drive

Restaurants

  • Mackensies café - bar - grill - 6 min walk
  • Jade Palace Chinese Restaurant - 7 min walk
  • Thai Tekapo - 7 min walk
  • Doughboys Bakery - 7 min walk
  • The Greedy Cow - 7 min walk
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About this property

Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel

Hostel with free parking, near Lake Tekapo
A snack bar/deli, an outdoor tennis court and laundry facilities are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden and barbecues are on-site. All 16 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access.
Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel offers 16 forms of accommodation. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor tennis court.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Ski shuttle nearby

Things to do

  • 9 holes of golf
  • Bike rentals
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Golf cart
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Spa

  • Hot springs open from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Outdoor hot springs

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility

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  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (heating)

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 10 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 7:30 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Hot springs access available from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers Hostel
Tailor Made Backpackers Hostel
Tailor Made Backpackers
Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers Hotstel
Tailor Made Tekapo Backpackers

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel?
As of 21 Jan 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel on 22 Jan 2021 start from NZ$90, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 10 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Tailor Made Tekapo Accommodation - Guesthouse & Hostel located?
Situated in Lake Tekapo, this golf hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Lake Tekapo and Church of the Good Shepherd. Sheepdog Statue and Tekapo Springs are also within 2 mi (3 km).
4.4
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 41 out of 72 reviews
5 - Excellent 57%
Rating 4 - Good. 23 out of 72 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 72 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 72 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 72 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
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Location was good for us. Self contained unit was comfortable and had everything we needed for our stay.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
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Clean and lots of parking. The giant rabbits in the garden were unexpected but very welcome.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Good accommodation
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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I thought this little backpackers was a gem. Great staff and good facilities. I mean its not a five star hotel, so get a grip and keep it in perspective. But for cheap quality place to stay for a few nights, it was a winner. 5 minute walk to shops and lakefront. heaps of parking. Big ups to staff.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Great location. I was upgraded to a better room due to a cancellation. Staff provided a number of recommendations for food and activities.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

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