Mantra Lake Tekapo

- Lake Tekapo, South Island

1 Beauchamp Place, Lake Tekapo South Island

Important information:

Unfortunately we are unable to allow pets onsite at Mantra Lake Tekapo.

Mantra Lake Tekapo
1 Beauchamp Place
Lake Tekapo, South Island  7945
New Zealand

Hotel Information

Check-in Time
2:00 PM
Check-out Time
10:00 AM
Reception Hours
Check-in Details
Unfortunately we are unable to allow pets onsite at Mantra Lake Tekapo
This hotel is 100% non-smoking
Mantra Lake Tekapo offers you your own garage with internal access to your room.
This hotel does not accept cash as a payment method. Credit, debit and prepaid cards are accepted to buy goods and services.

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Lake Tekapo Accommodation

Prepare yourself for views of the most stunningly spectacular mountain scenery you'll ever see - Lake Tekapo lies in the rugged alpine heart of New Zealand’s South Island.

Your 2 or 3 bedroom accommodation features such creature comforts as a gas fireplace, underfloor bathroom heating and covered access from a remote controlled garage. Enjoy a well-appointed kitchen, spacious open-plan living, private courtyard or balcony, and exterior facilities such as a swimming pool, hot tub and BBQ entertainment area complete with a huge outdoor fireplace.

Features & Facilities

At Mantra Lake Tekapo you will be warm, comfortable and relaxed on your alpine lakeside stay with facilities like a huge outdoor fireplace and entertainment area.


  • Swimming pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Entertainment area
  • Huge outdoor fire place
  • Private courtyard
  • Your own garage with internal access
  • In-room telephone
  • Internet facilities (fees apply)
  • Child minding (external supplier)
  • Photocopying.
  • Barbeque facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Printing services
  • Copy services
  • Fax services

Pool and hot tub

Sink into the hot tub overlooking the snow-capped mountains of the Southern Alps. During summer, cool off in the pool and relax in the New Zealand sunshine.

Barbeque entertainment area

Feel like firing up the BBQ? The entertainment area is the perfect spot unwind.

Huge outdoor fireplace

Stoke it up and get it roaring. The enormous outdoor fireplace is a real back-to-nature way of having a whole lot of fun.




From cafes and bakeries to restaurants and pub fare, Lake Tekapo has got it all going on. Rakinui Restaurant at the nearby Peppers Bluewater Resort offers some excellent dining options.


The unique turquoise colour of New Zealand's Lake Tekapo is the result of finely ground glacial rock melting into the snow fed waters. Appreciated and visited by many, Mantra Lake Tekapo has been built in this idyllic, natural and highly sought after location, designed to integrate fully with nature.

Nestled between the Southern Alps and the Two Thumb Ranges, it is protected from rough coastal weather throughout summer or winter, making it a favourite destination. Lake Tekapo offers a multitude of places to visit, things to do and activities to enjoy, and is a pleasant six minute walk into the charming Lake Tekapo township.

Lake Tekapo is home to the Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve with its almost light-pollution-free skies it is, according to world experts, one of the best and largest stargazing sites on Earth. Witness one of the world's most spectacular night skies, just in the township alone the number of stars visible to the naked eye is incredible. A day or night tour at the Mt. John Observatory of the world class Earth & Sky Experience is a must.

The Church of the Good Shepherd is an iconic landmark of the South Island and is popular for weddings, with couples travelling from afar to celebrate their special day at this beautiful location. Overlooking Lake Tekapo it's a must-see during your trip. The famous bronze statue of Friday, the dog of legendary Maori explorer Mackenzie, perches proudly outside this tiny but intriguing church.

Make the most of New Zealand's fresh air and pristine wilderness by embarking on a walking trail and challenge your aerobic fitness with a guided alpine climbing or hiking tour, or investigate the mountain biking trails for an exhilarating experience.

Cast your worries away with world class fishing (fly and lure), horse trekking, boating, scenic flights (fixed wing and helicopter), ski-fields, hot pools, skating rink, adventure tube (summer or winter) or day spa at Tekapo Springs. During the winter the outdoor ice skating rink provides a winter wonderland and the ideal playground.

Things to do at Lake Tekapo

  • Scenic flight over Mt Cook (Aoraki) and Westland National Parks
  • Tekapo Hot Springs
  • Trekking or mountain biking
  • Horse riding in the Mackenzie country
  • Kayaking on Lake Tekapo
  • Stargazing at Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve
  • Ice Skating (April-September)


Contact Information
1 Beauchamp Place
Lake Tekapo, South Island 7945
New Zealand

Points of Interest

  • Short drive to snow-fields
  • Lake Tekapo village - 6 min walk
  • Home to Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve
  • Short stroll to The Church of the Good Shepherd and the famous bronze statue of Mackenzie's dog, Friday
  • Mt. John Observatory - a world class Earth & Sky experience


Mantra Lake Tekapo is located at 1 Beauchamp Place, Lake Tekapo, South Island, 7945 New Zealand

Mantra Lake Tekapo is located with the Lake Tekapo township in the centre of the South Island's High Country, only two and a half hours from Christchurch or Queenstown.