Points of Interest
Peppers Bluewater Resort
Peppers Bluewater Resort, Lake Tekapo
Set near the shores of Lake Tekapo and surrounded by the spectacular landscapes of the Southern Alps, Peppers Bluewater Resort is a glimmering spectacle on New Zealand's South Island. The architectural design of Peppers Bluewater Resort is a reflection of the surrounding Mackenzie Basin landscape and offers the perfect destination for a relaxing escape or a retreat after a hectic day of exploration.
Peppers Bluewater Resort is a scenic two and a half hour drive from both Christchurch and Queenstown on State Highway 8. The accommodation ranges from hotel rooms to one, two and three bedroom villas exuding a tranquil atmosphere influenced be a colour scheme inspired by the lake's characteristic turquoise-blue hues and surrounding earthy tones.
Simply unwind and breathe in the serene atmosphere of Peppers Bluewater Resort. Relax amongst our cosy sofa at the Rakinui Lounge while enjoying a warming drink or light snack. For breakfast and dinner Rakinui Restaurant serves a diverse selection of international standard cuisine and local delights accompanied with a breathtaking view across Lake Tekapo.
Peppers Bluewater Resort is set within the burgeoning Mount Cook and Mackenzie District making it the perfect base from which to explore the natural wonders of the region. Lake Tekapo offers numerous activities including kayaking, horse riding and trout fishing, or the nearby ski fields offer all the snow activities you crave. Day trips to the hot springs, a hit of minigolf and star gazing at Mount John are highly recommended.