Vacation rentals in Lake Tekapo

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Top-rated holiday rentals in Lake Tekapo

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Cabin in Twizel
Skylark Cabin – Private Luxury Escape with Hot Tub
Skylark Cabin is a private, luxury escape, nestled serenely within the awe-inspiring landscape of the Mackenzie Region. Surrounded by soaring mountain ranges and the rugged, ethereal beauty of an expansive valley, this isn’t just a comfortable place to stay, it’s an experience in itself. Witness the mesmerising clarity of a starry night sky. Connect with nature and escape from the pace of daily life. Skylark Cabin is 10km to Twizel, 50-min to Mt Cook, 4hrs to Christchurch, & 3hrs to Queenstown.
3 – 10 Sept
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 274 reviews
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Cabin in Ben Ohau
High Country Cabin. Secluded getaway near Twizel.
High Country Cabin is a stylishly decorated cabin in the heart of the Southern Alps on the South Island of New Zealand. Inspired by the Backcountry huts throughout the area, it provides a rustic country-style experience. Situated 15 minutes outside of Twizel in the heart of the Mackenzie, it has direct access to all of the natural amenities that the area is world famous for including snow sports, mountaineering, hiking & tramping, mountain-biking, hunting & fishing among many other activities.
28 Jan – 4 Feb
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 731 reviews
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Cottage in Lake Tekapo
Dunrobin Cottage - Lake View Central Hideaway
New Zealand owned and operated. This fun cosy, spacious 4 bedroom house has all the modern comforts of home, a great option for families or a hideaway for a special occasion. Situated in the heart of Tekapo, with AMAZING views. It could be Star gazing from the provided private spa or seasonal skiing, biking or hiking its all here. Cosy private home only minutes walk from all amenities. Extras include a Privacy blinds, Porta cot, high chair, clothes dryer and ski boot drier.
16 – 23 June
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 610 reviews

Popular amenities for Lake Tekapo holiday rentals

Stay near Lake Tekapo's top sights

Tekapo Springs43 locals recommend
Lake Tekapo52 locals recommend
The Church of the Good Shepherd21 locals recommend
Peppers Bluewater Resort Lake Tekapo4 locals recommend
Dark Sky Project21 locals recommend
Kohan Restaurant23 locals recommend

Other great holiday rentals in Lake Tekapo

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Apartment in Tekapo
Lakeview Tekapo
26 – 31 Jan
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 302 reviews
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Villa in Lake Tekapo
Dark Sky Villas: Mountain Views
11 – 18 Aug
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 245 reviews
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Home in Lake Tekapo
Designer Cabin | Lake Tekapo
10 – 17 Oct
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 196 reviews
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Home in Tekapo
Skylight House with luxury cedar outdoor bath#
11 – 18 Jan
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 389 reviews
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Villa in Lake Tekapo
Dark Sky Villas: Alpine Views
15 – 22 Aug
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 208 reviews
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Guest suite in Lake Tekapo
Studio at Cairnsmore (lake views)
20 – 25 May
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 531 reviews
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Apartment in Lake Tekapo
WireArt Apartment — we do the cleaning
25 Jan – 1 Feb
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 201 reviews
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Apartment in Lake Tekapo
TekapoB2 Lakeview Apartment, breathtaking views
26 May – 2 June
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 199 reviews
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Cabin in Ben Ohau
Cosy Alpine Escape in the High Country
7 – 14 Nov
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 156 reviews
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Home in Ben Ohau
Antlers Rest- Twizel
30 June – 7 July
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 176 reviews
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Apartment in Lake Tekapo
Mack 'n' Tosh West
4 – 9 Sept
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 124 reviews
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Guest suite in Lake Tekapo
Blue Star Inn Tekapo
17 – 22 June
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 615 reviews

Quick stats about holiday rentals in Lake Tekapo

Total rentals

370 properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

60 properties have a dedicated workspace

Pet-friendly rentals

40 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

220 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

30K reviews

Nightly prices starting at

$61 AUD before taxes and fees

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