Peppers Bluewater Resort is a 4.5-star hotel close to the shores of Lake Tekapo. This resort offers luxury accommodations, great views and is ideally positioned for exploring the Mackenzie Basin and Southern Alps. It is a 10-minute walk from the Church of the Good Shepherd.
The air-conditioned accommodations has a private bathroom and tea and coffee making facilities. Most feature a balcony, fully equipped kitchen and mountain or lake views. WiFi access is available for an additional charge.

The on-site restaurant, Rakinui, is open daily for breakfast, lunch and an à la carte dinner. It features great views over Lake Tekapo. A room service menu is available.

Peppers Bluewater Resort is a 35-minute drive from Ohau Ski Field. It is a scenic two and half hour drive from both Christchurch and Queenstown.

This is our guests' favorite part of Lake Tekapo, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Peppers Bluewater Resort has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 19, 2010
Hotel chain/brand: Peppers

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Lake Tekapo, this property has an excellent location score of 9.1!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Gluten-free

Free Parking Available On Site

Activities:

Golf course (within 2 miles)

Fishing

Skiing


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose Peppers Bluewater Resort

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Mt. Dobson
    10.3 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Lake Lake Tekapo
    0.3 miles
How to get to Peppers Bluewater Resort from Christchurch International Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site

    The Rakinui

    Food: Local

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Resort Facilities at Peppers Bluewater Resort Great facilities! Review score, 8.3
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Activities
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Skiing Off-site
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Cantonese
  • Chinese
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House rules Peppers Bluewater Resort takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Crib by request
NZD 10 per child, per night
Extra bed by request
NZD 50 per child, per night
2+ years
Extra bed by request
NZD 50 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Diners Club American Express Peppers Bluewater Resort accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Credit card payments incur a credit card surcharge fee of 1.1%

Please note that this property requires a 200 credit card pre-authorization or cash deposit upon check in to cover any incidental charges.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian. The legal guardian must provide a current photo ID or proof of guardianship if requested upon check-in.

Please note that when booking 4 or more rooms, full payment is required at time of booking and no amendments or cancelations will be accepted. Bookings of 7 days or more will also be subject to different policies. Please contact the property directly for more information.

Please note that the bedding configuration will remain as King size unless Twin bedding is requested at time of reservation. If you require a change of bedding after arrival at the property a fee of NZ $30 will apply.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

The Rakinui: Closed from Tue, Mar 01, 2022 until Thu, Apr 14, 2022

FAQs about Peppers Bluewater Resort

  • Peppers Bluewater Resort has 1 restaurant:

    • The Rakinui

  • The prices at Peppers Bluewater Resort may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Peppers Bluewater Resort offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)

  • Guests staying at Peppers Bluewater Resort can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Gluten-free
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at Peppers Bluewater Resort is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Peppers Bluewater Resort by:

    • Car 2h 50min

  • Room options at Peppers Bluewater Resort include:

    • Villa
    • Twin/Double
    • Suite

  • Peppers Bluewater Resort is 1,300 feet from the center of Lake Tekapo.