Backpacker Hostels in Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

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Get to know Lake Tekapo (no more "I wish I knew this before")

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FAQ about Lake Tekapo Hostels

We've collected the most common questions for hostels in Lake Tekapo. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Lake Tekapo costs $30 for a dorm. A private room in a hostel in Lake Tekapo costs $114. (based on price comparison)
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YHA Lake Tekapo is the best hostel for partying in Lake Tekapo.

It offers: Bar.

Lake Tekapo Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Lake Tekapo, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
3 Total number of hostels
$30 Average dorm price
$114 Average private room price
$23 Cheapest hostel in Lake Tekapo
Lakes Edge Lodge is the cheapest
1 Party hostels in Lake Tekapo
YHA Lake Tekapo is the best rated
8.3 Average rating of all hostels

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Travel Tips for Lake Tekapo - from the Community

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