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Camp Estate at Larnach Castle

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100 Camp Road, Dunedin 9077, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a marvellous stay in New Zealand at the Camp Estate at Larnach Castle. The Camp Estate has wonderful 5* wow interiors and bedrooms. The service from the staff that my wife and I received was better than first class. Our dining experience was excellent too the staff moved heaven and earth to make our table for two dinning... More 

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MarketingSupport, assistant at Camp Estate at Larnach Castle, responded to this review

Dear Philsomertonhale, We would like to thank you for the fantastic review you have left regarding your recent stay with us at Camp Estate. It is wonderful to learn that you not only enjoyed your stay, but felt that we went above and beyond to make your stay uniquely catered to your preferences. During your stay, we expect that all... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A luxury facility - the place oozes quality from the moment you enter through the electric gates - warmly greeted by the hosts, Lisa and Michael, attendance to all of the detail, a bedroom with a real-effect fire, breakfast prepared to order by Michael - it would be easy to stay for a week. Chilly outside during this winter month... More 

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MarketingSupport, assistant at Camp Estate at Larnach Castle, responded to this review

Dear Michael, We would like to thank you for leaving a fantastic review regarding you recent stay with us at Camp Estate. It is wonderful to learn you felt subject to an exceptional level of hospitality, generously provided by our hosts Michael and Lisa. Attention to detail on every level is something we strive to achieve at Camp Estate, ensuring... More 

Castle Hill, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We arrived here on a very cold and icy afternoon and we were treated to fantastic hospitality from the moment we walked through the spacious front doors!! There are not enough superlatives to describe this wonderful accommodation, it is sheer luxury.. The elegant gas fire in the bedroom was bliss and the views from our room were incredible, country fields... More 

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MarketingSupport, assistant at Camp Estate at Larnach Castle, responded to this review

Dear Chris, We are writing to thank you for your magnificent review of your recent stay with us at Camp Estate. It is wonderful to learn that you were able to experience the high level of hospitality provided by our hosts Nina and Roger at Camp Estate. We love to hear that our guests appreciate the finer details in the... More 

Los Altos, California
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31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Taken in by the rave reviews, gorgeous pictures, and the unique location, my partner and I stayed at Camp Estate for 3 nights back in February. And we were not disappointed in the least. The accommodations are top notch, Roger and Nina are personable and experienced hosts, and the location is quite unique. Arriving fairly late in the day, Roger... More 

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MarketingSupport, assistant at Camp Estate at Larnach Castle, responded to this review

Dear Paul, Thank you for your wonderful review of your recent stay at Camp Estate in Dunedin. It is always great to learn that our guests receive our usual high level of hospitality from our hosts Nina and Roger. The knowledge they provide is very valuable to those who stay at Camp Estate. We love to hear that you made... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We loved our stay at Camp Estate. Wonderful friendly staff made us feel at home even in the grandness of this house. Excellent food and beautiful rooms. Stately and elegant. Camp Estate is a wee way out of town but well worth the travel. We enjoyed out trip and diner at Larnach Castle too.

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LarnachCastle_PR, Marketing support at Camp Estate at Larnach Castle, responded to this review

Dear Wendy, Thank you for your wonderful review of your stay at Camp Estate. It is fantastic to hear you enjoyed the magnificent location, scenery and enjoyed the unique experience of Dinner in the Castle. We hope we exceeded your expectations, and would love to host you again in the future. Kind regards, Reid More 

Indialantic, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

A premium stay with the utmost in excellent hospitality. Roger greeted us at the car door as we pulled up at the Camp Estate by Larnach Castle on the Otago Peninsula, above Dunedin, South Island, New Zealand. The fire was going in the welcoming living room, and we were served hors d'oeuvres before being driven up to the castle (1/2... More 

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marketingsupport, assistant at Camp Estate at Larnach Castle, responded to this review

Dear Tamara, Thank you for your fantastic review of your recent stay at Camp Estate. We are delighted to hear you received our usual high standard of hospitality in a luxurious environment. We love to hear all of our guests enjoy the unique opportunities associated with staying at Camp Estate; including Dinner at the Castle. We hope we exceeded your... More 

North Yorkshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This hotel is owned by Larnach Castle and provides their upmarket accommodation. There are only 5 guest rooms and are beautifully decorated. The focal point is the huge staircase which greets you as you enter. Dinner is not served at the hotel but you can eat at the Castle itself which is an experience not to be missed. Alternatively you... More 

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marketingsupport, assistant at Camp Estate at Larnach Castle, responded to this review

Dear Alchrisuk, Thank you for your fantastic review of your recent stay at Camp Estate. We love to hear your visit met our normal high standards of hospitality. It is always great to hear guests make the most of the great opportunities associated with staying at Larnach Castle - including Dinner in the Castle. We hope we exceeded your expectations,... More 

Temuka, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We spent 3 nights at Camp Estate. Roger the host met us and was very welcoming and made our stay very special. The accomodation was excellant, warm and inviting. Really quiet location and has spectacular views of the Harbour and Penisula. Sandy cooked the most amazing breakfast! :)

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marketingsupport, assistant at Camp Estate at Larnach Castle, responded to this review

Dear Lindsay Wendy C, Thank you for your great review of your recent stay at Camp Estate. We love to hear our guests received our exceptional standards of hospitality provided by our fantastic staff. It is always pleasant to hear that our guests enjoyed the location, and the landmark property Larnach Castle. We hope we exceeded your expectations, and would... More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

This lovely hotel is well set and designed. It gives a feel like walking into your private mansion on top of mountain. There are only 5-6 rooms. The rooms are super nice and modern and each room has a bit of difference in interior. I personally love floor heater in the bathroom. Location wise, the hotel is far from the... More 

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marketingsupport, assistant at Camp Estate at Larnach Castle, responded to this review

Dear Tony, Thank you for your fantastic review of your recent visit and stay at Camp Estate. We love to hear that you appreciated the location and the attention to detail associated with Camp Estate. It is always great to hear that guests made the most of the opportunity to Dine in the Castle, and that you received our usual... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We spent three weeks travelling around New Zealand and this was by far the best place we stayed. From our arrival nothing was too much trouble and we instantly felt at home. Roger was very helpful in suggesting places to eat, places to visit and walks to do. Following his advice we followed the yellow markers at the back of... More 

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LarnachCastle_PR, Marketing Support at Camp Estate at Larnach Castle, responded to this review

Dear Natty & Michelle, We would first like to thank you for your fantastic review of your stay at Camp Estate. We love to hear you felt at home during your stay at Camp Estate, and made the most of the magnificent views from the top of the Peninsula, and the unique experience - Dinner in the Castle. We hope... More 

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