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Larnach Castle Lodge

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   145 Camp Road, Otago Peninsula | PO Box 1350, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Ranked #11 of 60 Dunedin B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Akaroa, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you to the staff at Larnach's Castle who made our stay so memorable. We loved being steeped in history and beauty. Our children loved living in what used to be the stables and enjoyed the breakfasts together with other guests. For us the highlight was dinning in the castle in the evenings, the food was fabulous as was the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The views from our very comfortable room were just spectacular. Spotlessly clean, and as the room rate also covers entry to visit Larnach Castle and gardens which is $28 per person, this really is good value. The breakfast also included was so varied and delicious. We had dinner in the castle dining room, the room itself being so beautiful, but... More

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this place is set high up overlooking the city of dunedin nz. an old castle set in beautiful cared for gardens . the castle has been renovatated back to its glory days. we stayed in the lodge rooms which are at the back of the castle. beautiful scenery and the rooms are all themed. some have huge four poster beds... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing 48 hours. All staff, the room, the meals, the gardens, the castle, the vista. Trully wonderful experience . Indescribable. Dinner with other guests in formal setting - delightful. Breakfast in the stables , part of the room booking.

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Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Special acclouds to Robert who works at morning dinning room, and Judith who receives me when I first check in. Their professional and warm assistance helped me feeling at home at the Castle. Thank you both. <3

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Michael S, Guest Relations Manager at Larnach Castle Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there. Thank you for your kind words about Robert and Judith. I will pass on your praise to them. We were recently awarded the Hospitality New Zealand Award for Excellence in Customer Service and I am glad you were able to experience this level of attention first hand. Regards, Michael More

Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the lodge Sea room which is the one in the corner and definitely has an amazing view over the harbour and the peninsula - you can also see the sunrise from there. This also gave us entry to the castle which was quite nice but obviously not comparable to European history. So far for the good part.... More

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the rooms loved the views staff were wonderful dinner in the castle was very enjoyable the grounds are something to behold. My wife just loved the bird songs in the morning. I cannot praise you enough. we will be back. Mick Brown Australia

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Got there after dark very eerie but fantastic, host Graham was great (stories as well) dinner was magic including service. Great view from Lodge room, unfortunately no ghosts. Breakfast good too. Unbelievable wood carving etc in castle.

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Michael S, Public Relations Manager at Larnach Castle Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Gary. Thank you for your review, its great to hear that Graham impressed you with regard to customer service - he has recently won an award from the local tourism industry for being a leading personality in Dunedin, so I guess his win was justified! I hope you enjoyed your visit to Dunedin and that we see you back... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great views, great location, great staff and great dinner. Thoroughly enjoyed the accommodation however the dinner location, in the castle dining room, was superb. Excellent food and lovely stories from the staff. Made us feel like millionaires. I would thoroughly recommend Larnach Castle Lodge for a great stay in a classic house and surrounds.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you enjoy learning about new Zealand's history and taking a step back in time then this is a must. I thought the price overall was well worth it. We stayed in the Scottish themed room which was nice and had everything we needed. I enjoyed looking around the castle and the grounds at my own leisure. We had dinner... More

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Address: 145 Camp Road, Otago Peninsula | PO Box 1350, Dunedin, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Larnach Castle Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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