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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 #10 of 61 Dunedin B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We loved our weekend at the Castle, the accommodation, the spectacular view,the authentic castle,the beautiful gardens and relaxed breakfast in the stables. Fine dining dinner in the castle dining room is a must, We felt like exclusive guests and staff were friendly and helpful. This is a unique experience in NZ and we highly recommend it.

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From pulling up in our car and being meet and welcomed to the time we checked out this was a memorable stay. The location is stunning the view from our room amazing and the historic setting made this a memorable stay. Staff were polite and courteous. Top off with a fabulous breakfast. What more could you ask for.

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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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 3 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 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 5 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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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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