Larnach Castle is located 20 minutes from Dunedin city and is central to the unique wildlife attractions on the Otago Peninsula.
Welcome to Larnach Castle - New Zealands only Castle
We are proud to announce we are the recepient of the New Zealand Hopitality association 'Excellence in Customer Service' award
With its exciting, sometimes scandalous and tragic history, magnificent carved ceilings, New Zealand antiques and breathtaking views, Larnach Castle offers you a vision of the past and present . Today, the Castle is the home of the Barker family, who have spent over forty years lovingly restoring the building and recreating the beauty of the 14 hectares of gardens and grounds .
Larnach Lodge accommodation is purpose built within the grounds of Larnach Castle . Being built beside the original historic Stables and over the foundations of old farm buildings, Larnach Lodge was designed as a re-creation of a colonial farm building, positioned with spectacular harbour, ocean and Peninsula views .
The Lodge features:
Larnach Lodge is Qualmark 4-Star rated within the Guest and Hosted category .
Twelve themed rooms, encapsulating the historic Larnach Castle setting . Themes include: Scottish, Enchanted Forest, Rhododendron, Kates, New Zealand, Rose, Sea, White, Kauri, Pink, Goldrush, Victorian .
Set within 35 acres of gardens and grounds, perfect for evening strolls and walks .
The rooms all have ensuite's, heaters, free wireless, phone, SkyTV, radio alarm, tea and coffee making facilities, fridge, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, guest laundry and car parking .
Close to other unique Otago Peninsula attractions, such as: the Royal Albatross Colony, the Yellow Eyed Penguin Reserve, Monarch Wildlife Cruises and Glenfalloch Gardens .
The opportunity to dine in the Castle (bookings must be made by 5pm) .
- Wheelchair accessible
- Private dining for groups
- Non Smoking Rooms Availability
- High-speed internet