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Tekapo Springs

6 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
+64 3-680 6550
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Lynn

For $25 I expected a good experience but it was disappointing. First, the men’s shower smelled... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lynn G
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Good couple of hours

Cheap couple of hours. Soak in the water while the temperature is down..Look at the views or the... read more

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Enjoy outdoor hot pools, ice skating & snow tubing in winter & dare to ride the new 11 metre high - 53 metre long TRIPPO water slide in summer. There is also an artificial summer tube. Enjoy a treatment at the Day Spa or relax in our fully licensed cafe onsite.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice skating” (90 reviews)
“hot pools” (238 reviews)
“snow tubing” (48 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
LOCATION
6 Lakeside Drive, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
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+64 3-680 6550

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For $25 I expected a good experience but it was disappointing. First, the men’s shower smelled strongly of urine.... really disgusting and makes you question how clean the pools are. Second, Their hottest tub in not very hot and so I stayed just a short...More

Thank Lynn G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cheap couple of hours. Soak in the water while the temperature is down..Look at the views or the stars.. Pleasant

Thank funho57
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the hot springs and the snow tube and enjoyed them both, even though there was hardly any snow left on the slope. The hot springs really did ease my aching feet and back and it was nice and quiet when we were there...More

Thank Richard G
Melanie R, Manager at Tekapo Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Oh Richard G, I wouldn't say we're the ONLY good thing in Tekapo - but we're certainly one of the best!! :D So great to hear you had a good time, sounds like you might have just got in before we closed our Tube Park...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

a great spot to relax with return entry allowed on the same day, we also did the snow tubing (like tobogganing but way better) which was one of the best parts of our tripMore

Thank spage89
Melanie R, Manager at Tekapo Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi spage89, thank you for the review! So glad to hear you loved the tubing, it was great that we were able to keep it open so long this year for late winter/early spring guests to enjoy! Hope to see you back again if you're...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my young children (5,3,18 months). The tubing was great for the 5 & 3 year old (18mth old too small to participate), and fun for me with them. But a pretty basic track so might not be as enjoyable for those seeking more...More

Thank Jess C
Melanie R, Manager at Tekapo Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jess C, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review!! Sounds like your family had a great time - we don't want to scare people off our family-friendly tube track! Hopefully next time you'll get to stay longer, maybe get a luxurious...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here a few days ago with some friends. Reception staff both very friendly (guy and a girl) would be nice if they had name badges though. The pools where fantastic very warm and stunning view. I would love to come back one day.More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Melanie R, Manager at Tekapo Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Anon, Thanks so much for the great review! So glad to hear you had a good time with our gorgeous mountain and lake views! Apologies for the staff not having name badges, we are in the process of getting some shiny new ones for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is AWESOME !!!!!! you can not miss this place. We travelled with friends and our teenage kids and everyone loved it. There are a range of hot pools with different temperatures to suit everyone. The even have a day spa for the travellers...More

Thank Alison B
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi Alison B, thank you for the great review! We're so glad to be able to cater to everyone with our different pools as well as the Day Spa to relax and the snow tube in winter or the Trippo waterslide in summer for the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the hot pools in the evening in late September and can only give it the big thumbs up. Lying on your back, enjoying the hot water and looking up at the stars....magic This place is really well worth the visit.More

1  Thank NigeeeeD
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi NigeeeeD, thank you for taking the time to leave a review! If you want something extra special, next time your in town join one of our Tekapo Star Gazing tours to learn all about the myth and legend surrounding those stars as well as...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kept the kids amused for hours ...the snow tube is a great addition! Thank you for making a family pass 3 children . ..we don't all have 2 kids as so many passes presume!

Thank Tracey M
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tracey M, thank you for the lovely review! Our family pass is great value for a family of 5, and it sound like your family had a great time here! Kind regards, Melanie

Reviewed 17 September 2017

Not what we expected. Hot pools - they give the impression that they are real hot pools but they are just swimming pools with hot water in them. The ice rink - the ice was covered in water and the tubing needed far more snow...More

2  Thank Joshtherock
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi Joshtherock, thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I'm not quite sure what you mean by 'real hot pools' - I promise we are not imaginary! I think you might mean thermal pools, naturally heated? We are not thermal and do...More

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JohnyQuek
14 October 2017|
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Response from Maree_martin | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is free parking and a lot of it.
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ButtonsBitmead
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Response from Joshua T | Reviewed this property |
Yes year round
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3 February 2017|
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Response from Daniel E | Reviewed this property |
hi Vicky, I believe that this is just heated not a natural hot spring.
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