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Overview of The Godley Hotel

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Guest reviews

3.1/5
932 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.1/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Business Services

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Highlights

Popular LocationChurch of the Good Shepherd7 min walk
Popular LocationSheepdog Statue8 min walk
Popular LocationTekapo Springs4 min drive
AirportMount Cook (MON)69 min drive

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  • Standard Room, Lake View

    3.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Standard Room

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Superior Room

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Superior Room, Lake View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Lake Tekapo

Located in Lake Tekapo, The Godley Hotel is in a rural location and on a lake. Don't miss out on a visit to Tekapo Springs. Enjoy the area's slopes with downhill skiing, snowboarding and a ski shuttle, and don't miss out on the snow tubing.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Church of the Good Shepherd - 7 min walk
  • Sheepdog Statue - 8 min walk
  • Tekapo Springs - 4 min drive
  • Mount John Lookout - 20 min drive
  • Mount John Observatory - 40 min drive

Getting around

  • Timaru (TIU-Richard Pearse) - 72 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurant and Bar — 1 min walk

About this property

The Godley Hotel

3-star Lakefront hotel, walk to Lake Tekapo
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and conference space. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, free newspapers and a garden. All 70 rooms boast heated floor (bathroom), and offer free WiFi and Smart TVs. Other amenities available to guests include fridges, electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee.
The Godley Hotel offers 70 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and free toiletries. 40-inch Smart televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a shower.
This Lake Tekapo hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Ski shuttle nearby

Food and drink

1 restaurant
1 bar

Family friendly

Laundry facilities
Fridge

Conveniences

Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe
No lifts

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage

Languages spoken

English
German
Portuguese
Spanish

Business services

Conference space

Outdoors

Garden

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
No lift (single-level property)
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

Fireplace in reception
Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Blackout drapes/curtains
Heating
Linens

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hairdryer
Shampoo
Shower
Soap
Toilet paper
Towels

Entertainment

40-inch smart TV
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Electric kettle
Free tea bags/instant coffee
Fridge

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Heated floor (bathroom)
Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 10:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 10:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests requesting specific accessibility needs should contact this property in advance.

Renovations and closures

This property is undergoing renovations.
Renovation work will only be conducted during working hours on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimise noise and disturbance.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 46 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

American Express
Diners Club
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 46 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.
  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitiser.
  • For traveller safety, social distancing measures are in place.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

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

Godley Hotel Lake Tekapo
Godley Hotel
Godley Lake Tekapo

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Godley Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Godley Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Godley Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Godley Hotel?
As of 3 Jun 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Godley Hotel on 22 Jun 2020 start from NZ$148, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours over a 30-day period. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Godley Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 10:30 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Godley Hotel?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Where is this hotel located?
Situated on a lake, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Lake Tekapo and Church of the Good Shepherd. Tekapo Springs and Mount John Observatory are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Guest reviews

3.1
Guest rating
5 - Excellent
103
4 - Good
267
3 - Okay
283
2 - Mediocre
177
1 - Poor
102
3.1
Cleanliness
3.3
Service and Staff
3.4
Amenities
2.5
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Newly refurbished rooms. Nice and clean. Staff were very friendly. Great location

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

The room was not a lake view perfectly because of the building next the hotel. It was hard to take a shower because hot water cane out just a little from the shower. However it was convenient to be located in the middle of the town.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

The property has little to commend it, but the location is good, the staff helpful and the included breakfast excellent

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020