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Larnach Castle Lodge

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Larnach Lodge Is a unique recreation of a colonial farm building set in 35 acres of award winning Castle Garden. Rooms are individually decorated in a colonial style and all have private facilities. Every room has a dramatic sea view. Lodge guests are invited to dine in a Castle dining room. Bookings must be made by 5pm. Breakfast is included in the room rate and is served in the historic Stables. Complementary entry to Larnach Castle is also part of the package. Larnach Lodge is a 20 minute drive from the City of Dunedin and 20 minutes from the famous wildlife attractions on the Otago Peninsula.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Babysitting
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Luxury
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Dunedin Airport34 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a bit of a stumble getting us registered, this place shined. We had room 21, and woke up to a glorious chorus of birds and a sunrise and a view from 9n high that would be hard to match anywhere. Breakfast (included) was superb....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner in Larnach Castle was memorable. Good food (you need to choose your menu in advance) and interesting serendipitous dinner mates, but the highlight was Sam, and his narrative about the castle and its owners. We were comfortable in the stables, where sharing loos and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an awesome stay. All communication from booking online was friendly and prompt. Felt welcome even before we got there. Accomodation was comfortable and homely. All staff were friendly and made us feel valued. Castle dinner was great. Wasn’t sure about group dinner at first,...More

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Response from LarnachCastle, Marketing Assistant at Larnach Castle LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thank you for leaving a review of your recent stay at Larnach Lodge. We are pleased to hear you had a great time; in particular noting the hospitality, your room and dinner. The restoration of New Zealand's Castle would not be possible without...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was great, and the room was far better than the pictures on the web site showed it to be. A real joy in experiencing Larnach Castle. Dinner in the castle is a must do the food was superb as was the setting. You...More

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Response from LarnachCastle, Marketing Assistant at Larnach Castle LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving a review of your recent stay at Larnach Lodge. It's great to hear you had an enjoyable experience. The restoration of Larnach Castle would not be possible without the support of our guests such as you. Best wishes, Reid - Larnach...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just spent two nights at Larnach Lodge, which has been a truly pleasurable experience! The lodge is situated in the grounds of Larnach Castle, which is situated in an idillic spot near Dunedin. The views from our room were absolutely spectacular! We dined...More

Thank liz w
Response from LarnachCastle, assistant at Larnach Castle LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Liz, Thank you for your feedback. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay; in particular your room, the dining experience and the location. The restoration of Larnach Castle would not be possible without the support of guests such as you. We look forward...More

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AegeanV3
February 7, 2017|
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Response from LarnachCastle | Property representative |
Hi there, Larnach Castle does not offer a shuttle from the airport to the Castle. However, you can book transport with a local shuttle or taxi company. Shuttle prices between the airport and Dunedin are relatively... More
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AegeanV3
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Response from LarnachCastle | Property representative |
Hi Victoria, Larnach Castle offers the unique option of dining in the Castle for all accommodation guests. We also have a Ballroom Cafe on site open between 9:30am and 4:00pm. You can find information on both of these... More
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Room Tips
"Room 21 has a perfect view of the water, town and sunrise."
MacDuff47
1 week ago
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"The stables are appreciably less expensive than other accommodation in the castle, but perfectly livable."
DuncanM145
1 week ago
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"Ask for room 26"
ange55
4 weeks ago
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"We stayed in Kate’s room. Lovely.... Try to book a room with the bay view."
johnmR9535RW
Sep. 24, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$97 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
larnach castle hotel dunedin
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandOtago RegionDunedin
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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