Exterior - Peppers Bluewater Resort


Ideally placed for adventure and leisure pursuits near the shores of dazzling Lake Tekapo, Peppers Bluewater Resort is surrounded by the spectacular landscapes of New Zealand's Southern Alps.

Designed to reflect the essence of the Mackenzie Basin and with Peppers' exceptional facilities and services, the resort is a scenic two and a half hour drive from both Christchurch and Queenstown on the State Highway 8.

Accommodation ranges from studio rooms to one, two and three bedroom villas with the tranquil décor inspired by the lake's characteristic turquoise-blues and surrounding earthy tones.

Guests unwind in the Rakinui Lounge while enjoying a warming drink or light snack and for breakfast and dinner Rakinui Restaurant serves international cuisine and local specialities in a delightful setting with breathtaking lake views.

Lake Tekapo offers numerous activities including kayaking and rainbow and brown trout fishing, while nearby ski fields offer the snow activities you crave.

Please be advised we are unfortunately unable to allow pets at Peppers Bluewater and thank you for your understanding.

Please be advised that there is a NZ$30.00 fee for any bedding splits/joins at Peppers Bluewater Resort after arrival.

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  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Room Service
  • Bar on Premises
  • Barbecue
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Babysitting Available
  • Business Service Available
  • Parking - Car Space Available
  • Conference Facilities
  • Day Tours/Tour Desk
  • Drycleaning
  • Facsimile
  • Golf
  • Gymnasium
  • Lift
  • Guest Laundry
  • Masseur/Masseuse
  • Restaurant - On Premises
  • Room Service Available
  • Resort
  • Safety Deposit Box Available
  • Tennis Court - Full Size

Reception Hours:

24 hours.

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Distance To Nearest Airport:

Small local rural airport within 2km. Christchurch airport 2.5 hours drive.

Distance To Nearest Beach:

500m to lake front.

Distance To Nearest Public Transport:

Tekapo village, approximately 100m.

Restaurant Info:

Open daily for breakfast and dinner.

Bar Info:

Adjacent to restaurant, open daily.

Credit Cards Accepted:

All major credit cards.

Day Spa Facilities:

Alpine Springs adjacent to the resort.

Disabled Facilities:


Driving Info:

Parking facilities available on-site, charges payable direct.

Transfer Info:

Please select from our transfer options.

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