Lake Tekapo is situated in the heart of MacKenzie Country, halfway between Christchurch and Queenstown. The crystal clear turquoise waters of the Lake, contrasted with the snow capped peaks of the majestic Southern Alps will surely captivate you. Lake Tekapo also has one of the world's most spectacular night skies. It is amazing how clear it can be and the number of stars visible to the naked eye during one of those nights is incredible. It is so clear that Canterbury University operates and astronomical observatory on the top of Mt John, overlooking the lake. You will surely appreciate taking out a blanket and a bottle of wine, to relax under the stars and study the constellations.
From the moment you are welcomed through the gates of Mantra Lake Tekapo (formerly known as The Residence) you are assured of total comfort, privacy and peace of mind. Just a 5 minute stroll from the shores of a sparkling Lake Tekapo, nestled within the snow-capped mountains of the Southern Alps, Mantra Lake Tekapo is located in the rugged alpine heart of the South Island’s Mackenzie Country.
Set near the shores of Lake Tekapo and surrounded by the spectacular landscapes of the Southern Alps, Peppers Bluewater Resort is a glimmering spectacle on New Zealand's South Island. The architectural design of Peppers Bluewater Resort is a reflection of the surrounding Mackenzie Basin landscape and combined with the exceptional facilities and services of Peppers, offers the perfect destination for relaxed weekend escapes or as a relished retreat after a hectic day of exploration.