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Peppers Bluewater Resort places you within a leisurely stroll of Mount John Observatory and Church of the Good Shepherd. This 4.5-star apartment has 142 guestrooms and offers conveniences like a restaurant, free self parking, and a conference center. Sheepdog Statue and Tekapo Springs are also near this Lake Tekapo apartment.


Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Start each morning with breakfast, served for a fee from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.


All 142 air-conditioned apartments provide refrigerators, coffee makers, and ironing boards. Guests can expect WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries.

Property features

At Peppers Bluewater Resort, guests have access to WiFi in public areas, a conference center, and laundry facilities. If you decide to drive, there's free parking. Staff members are on hand to provide dry cleaning/laundry services and tour or ticket assistance. This ski apartment also has wedding services.


  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • WiFi in rooms and public areas (fees apply)
  • Laundry facilities

Peppers Bluewater Resort

State Highway 8 Lake Tekapo 7945

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The apartment offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with high-speed wireless Internet access (surcharge). This luxury apartment also offers tour/ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 142 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • One meeting room 
  • Restaurant 
  • Conference center 
  • Free self parking 
  • Wedding services 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( NZD 20 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( NZD 20 per day )


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Peppers Bluewater Resort offers 142 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. In-room wireless high-speed Internet access is available for a surcharge. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Rakinui Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 20 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 20 per day (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 50 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Peppers Bluewater
  • Peppers Bluewater Lake Tekapo
  • Peppers Bluewater Resort
  • Peppers Bluewater Resort Lake Tekapo
  • Peppers Resort
  • Hotel Peppers Bluewater
  • Peppers Bluewater Hotel Lake Tekapo

We should mention

Children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Apartment property is rated 4 star plus.

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