For a small village, Tekapo supports a great range of businesses providing everyday needs for you or your vehicle, along with a wonderful selection of NZ and local souvenirs and art.
Ph: 03 680 6809
A local family owned and operated supermarket, stocking a great range of fresh produce, meat, beer, wine and all your essential grocery needs. Open 8am - 7pm daily.
Petronella's Gallery and Bookstore - 8 Simpson Lane
Ph: 03 680 6789
Don't miss this local treasure! An eclectic range of new literature and non-fiction sits alongside boutique stationery, gifts and works by local artists. Petronella's is a beautiful space for spending some quality leisure time and picking up a Tekapo memento.
Aotea gifts - State Highway 8 (next to Kohan Restaurant)
Ph: 03 971-5264
Offering a wide variety of products, including exclusive New Zealand products, gifts and souvenirs, as well as local goods.
Kiwi Treasures & Information Centre/Tekapo Post Centre - 10 Rapuwai Lane
Ph: 03 6806686
A locally owned Information Centre / Souvenir Shop with a great variety of gifts for all budgets. We are also your local Post Centre for all postal needs, fishing licenses and equipment.
The Merino Story & High Country Crafts - Village Centre, State Highway 8
Ph: 03 680 6905
One of several Merino Stores located throughout New Zealand, High Country Crafts carries a wide range of Merino Possum clothing including Lothlorian, Native World, Koru, Merino Mink and more. The Merino Story is a New Zealand family owned and operated company based in Waikato. The Merino Story label is designed and manufactured in New Zealand using the best strands of 100% New Zealand Merino Wool. Merino is a natural fibre which means it breathes well allowing you to stay cool in the heat and keep warm in the cold.
Challenge Tekapo (Petrol/Diesel) - Village Centre, State Highway 8
Ph: 03 680 6933
Modern, centrally located station on the main highway by the bridge next to the mechanical workshop. Also offers an outdoor payment terminal that makes fueling up after-hours easy, accepting most EFTPOS or credit cards with pin numbers.
Tekapo Auto Ltd - State Highway 8
Ph: 03 680 6803 / +64 27 5680 6803
A general mechanical repair workshop and proud member of the MTA. All work 100% guaranteed. LTNZ Certified for Warrant of Fitness for cars. light trucks, motorbikes and trailers. For car problems, flat tyres. Also available for 24 hour tow & breakdown service.