Bush House

From $199
  • 6
  • 3
  • 2
  • 2

SPECIAL - WINTER WEEKDAY and OFF-PEAK Spring specials available for stays of 2 or more nights before 22 Dec 2022. Click calendar dates below to check rates or contact us!

Bush House is a modern home with a spacious feel and wonderful flow to an outdoor deck with a BBQ.  Nestled in native bush, it offers privacy within just a few minutes walk of the lake front.

The central kitchen, dining and living area is warmed by a heatpump, and has Sky TV and a music centre.

The king bedroom has an en-suite bathroom, while the queen and twin bedrooms share a second bathroom with bathtub and shower.  With a washing machine and clothes dryer, it has all you need while enjoying a break away.

Just a short stroll to the lakefront and the Church of the Good Shepherd, Bush House offers seclusion in a location central to all Tekapo has to offer, including all local cafes & restaurants.  The lakefront track accessed at the end of the driveway leads into the Lake Tekapo Regional Park, with a maze of fantastic walking and mountain biking tracks. 

Linen, towels and cleaning is included in the rate.


  1. Queen bed + ensuite 
  2. Queen bed
  3. 2 single beds

Standard nightly rates:

  • from $265 - $295 for 1-2 people, depending on season
  • plus $40 per extra adult, $25 per extra child (2-17 yrs), under 2yrs free
    >> Click on the calendar dates below to check rates.

2 NIGHT MINIMUM STAY - please note this may increase during peak periods. One night stay requests may be accepted depending on availability, and would incur a surcharge.

Check out our 2022 Winter Weekday Specials for stays of 2 or more nights Sun-Thurs between 24 July - 29 Sep. Click calendar dates below to check rates or contact us.

Discounts may be also available for extended or repeat stays. Enquire now >>

  • Free WiFi
  • Washing Machine
  • TV
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Bath
  • BBQ
  • Boat Parking
  • CD Player
  • Cleaning & linen included
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD
  • Electric blankets
  • Ensuite
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump
  • Jug
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Netflix/streamed TVNZ
  • Off-street parking
  • Outdoor living area
  • Oven
  • Rice cooker
  • Shower
  • SkyTV
  • Stereo
  • Toaster


  • Awesome holiday house. Great location and very close to the lake. Very quite and peaceful. Very well equipped with everything you need. Nice and close to the church and easy walk to town centre.

    Kirsten (NZ) - Oct, 2022

  • Unreal service and accommodation. It was seamless and exceeded or expectations. Thanks heaps.

    James (NZ) - Feb, 2022

  • The perfect home away from home to enjoy our honeymoon in Lake Tekapo! ???? The best location and clean, warm, and incredible amenities! Thank you so much Discover Tekapo.

    Sendirella (NZ) - Aug, 2021

  • This is a great, picturesque, spacious house - so much room! Close to the lake and about an hour from Mt Cook. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

    Toni (NZ) - Jun, 2021

  • The Bush House had everything to make our stay very comfortable. Nice quiet location and good to park the car in the carport beside the house.

    Judy (NZ) - May, 2021

  • Excellent location right near the lake -- amazing night skies and walks just out the front door! The house is very comfortable, cozy, clean -- with plenty of space. Also very private and tucked away. A thoroughly enjoyable stay -- we'll come back!

    Michelle (NZ) - Feb, 2021

  • Just a short walk to the lake, dog statue and church. Gorgeous private location tucked away in the bush.

    Anna (NZ) - Dec, 2020

  • Great spot, great location. Was a comfortable stay, and very private. Lovely and spacious, has everything one needs (fully equipped) to enjoy a few relaxing days. Lovely deck for great summer bbqs. A short walk to the lake and the iconic little church. Perfect setting.

    Michelle (NZ) - Oct, 2020

  • A well stocked house with almost everything a cook could want in the kitchen! Comfy bed, plenty of heaters for cold winters nights and a glimpse of the blue of Lake Tekapo through the bush. The house is well situated, close to the lake, the church and the walkway to cafes and restaurants.

    Susan (NZ) - Sep, 2020

  • Beautiful location set amongst native bush and just 1min walk from world-class views. Magic!

    Mark (NZ) - Sep, 2020

  • Bush House is a great stay. I chose it as I was travelling with a friend and the house had two double beds + two bathrooms. We had an excellent stay: the house is nice and warm, it’s in a great location. Definitely recommend it.

    Tania (NZ) - Aug, 2020

  • Perfect weekend escape! Great location and facilities, nothing to fault. The accommodation was clean and well equipped. Staff were super friendly and helpful.

    Jakala (Australia) - Jan, 2020

  • Fantastic place, great location. Close to all facilities but far enough away from the hustle and bustle of all the tourists. A home away from home. Loved the outdoor area, felt like we were by ourselves.

    Sandra (Australia) - Jan, 2020

  • The surrounding bush can be seen from every window of the house. Feeling the nature of the beautiful environment.

    Jian (Australia) - Dec, 2019

  • This house looked great online, but when we got there it exceeded our expectations, roomy but cosy, everything worked perfectly.

    Jayde (Australia) - Aug, 2018

  • Lovely, comfortable home with plenty of household equipment. Great patio with barbecue. Beautiful bushland setting. Very short walk to Good Shepherd Church. 5 minutes walk to Lake Tekapo cafes.

    Ann (Australia) - Feb, 2018

  • Comfortable living area with bean bags, relaxed atmosphere surrounded by curious animals who like to pop in much to my daughters pleasure.

    Darren (Australia) - Jan, 2018


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"Perfect weekend escape! Great location and facilities, nothing to fault. The accommodation was clean and well equipped. Staff were super friendly and helpful."

Bush House, Jakala (Australia), January 2020