We are centrally located on State Highway 8, close to bus-stops, shops, restaurants, the tavern and of course, the Lake! There are 4 bathrooms, a well-equipped kitchen and a communal TV lounge/dining room.

Dormitory Bed

Mixed dormitory, 6 beds per room

Budget Room 5

Sleeps 5 per night

Includes a double bed and 4 single bunks.

Budget Room 4

Sleeps 4 per night

Includes a double bed and 3 single bunks.

Budget Room 6

Sleeps 6 per night

Includes a double bed and 5 single bunks.

Our Lake Tekapo hostel offers the following facilities for our guests:
  • Laundry equipped with washing machine and  tumble dryer.

  • 4 bathrooms with shower, toilet and wash basin.

  • Kitchen with fridge, bench-top oven, hotplates, microwave, toaster, hot-water urn, kettle and dining table.

  • All cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery are provided.

  • Communal dining room / TV lounge with 80 Sky channels

  • Free Wifi!

  • A variety of restaurants within a few minutes walk.

  • Complimentary baggage storage until you get the bus.


We have nothing to lose and the world to see.