Kinloch Manor & Villas
Taupo, New Zealand
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Exclusive Luxury Lodge in Nature’s Ultimate Playground with Fine-Dining Inclusions

Experience a unique stay fit for royalty, at the awe-inspiring, uber-luxurious Kinloch Manor and Villas, a modern-day vision of Scotland's Kinloch Castle. Retreat to this luxurious lodge, designed by multi-award-winning architect Andrew Patterson and part of the exclusive Luxury Lodges of New Zealand. Located on the shores of Lake Taupo, you'll be treated to indulgent dining including daily breakfast, nightly free-flow canapés and pre-dinner drinks, sumptuous nightly five-course degustation dinners and your choice of either a bottle of Bollinger Champagne or a round of golf at New Zealand's number one golf course, The Kinloch Club - a Jack Nicklaus signature club.

Package Options


Calendar
2 Nights
LAKE RETREAT
Junior Suite
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two adults
  • DECADENT DINING:
  • Daily a la carte breakfast
  • Nightly pre-dinner drinks accompanied by canapés
Calendar
2 Nights
VIP UPGRADE
One Bedroom Villa
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two adults
  • Elegant and sophisticated one bedroom villa with a fully equipped kitchen a spacious living area and a private terrace
  • DECADENT DINING:
  • Daily a la carte breakfast
Calendar
3 Nights
VIP UPGRADE
One Bedroom Villa
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two adults
  • Elegant and sophisticated one bedroom villa with a fully equipped kitchen a spacious living area and a private terrace
  • DECADENT DINING:
  • Daily a la carte breakfast
Calendar
3 Nights
LAKE RETREAT
Junior Suite
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two adults
  • DECADENT DINING:
  • Daily a la carte breakfast
  • Nightly pre-dinner drinks accompanied by canapés
Calendar
4 Nights
VIP UPGRADE
One Bedroom Villa
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two adults
  • Elegant and sophisticated one bedroom villa with a fully equipped kitchen a spacious living area and a private terrace
  • DECADENT DINING:
  • Daily a la carte breakfast
Calendar
4 Nights
LAKE RETREAT
Junior Suite
Inclusion Highlights:
  • Inclusions valid for two adults
  • DECADENT DINING:
  • Daily a la carte breakfast
  • Nightly pre-dinner drinks accompanied by canapés

Spend a few days in nature's ultimate playground - the picturesque Lake Taupo region. There are plenty of activities and things to do around Australasia's largest lake, and Kinloch Manor and Villas takes you right in the middle of this natural beauty - in pure class. Embark on scenic cruises around the lake, swim in mineral hot pools, indulge in world-class dining or simply lay back and admire the jaw-dropping beauty of the North Island, the scenic hub of New Zealand.

What You’ll Love...

The Lodge – An architectural gem evoking Scottish castles

Designed by the creative mind of Andrew Patterson - perhaps New Zealand's best-known architect - and inspired by Scotland's Kinloch castle, Kinloch Manor and Villas is a masterpiece of design and architecture.

Part of the exclusive Luxury Lodges of New Zealand, built from local schist stone and standing proud on the lake's shores in an exclusive location, The Kinloch Manor and Villas is a haven of tranquility and style boasting some of the most breathtaking views over Lake Taupo and beyond. The bespoke interiors of the lodge ooze luxury with lush velvet, brass and copper details, making it a glamorous 21st century retreat fitted with all the comforts, including a blissful spa, a fine dining restaurant and a world-class championship golf course.

The Room – Opulence in a dreamy natural landscape

Stay in one of the magnificent Junior Suites, overlooking Lake Taupo and the perfectly maintained golf course. Your spacious suite features 40sqm of beautifully decorated space, with fine oak floors, a lush king bed and a beautiful stand-alone bathtub – positioned right beneath the window, so you can take in the incredible views while soaking away your cares.

VIP UPGRADE: Seeking more space? Upgrade to one of the palatial, 140sqm One Bedroom Villas. With spectacular vistas of the rolling fairways and Lake Taupo, featuring a king bed, a romantic carbon-neutral fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen and a stunning private terrace, the One Bedroom Villas were made for a tranquil escape.

The Food – Indulge with daily breakfasts, canapés & pre-dinner drinks followed by incredible gourmet dining

Kinloch Manor and Villas invites you to embark on a sensorial journey during your stay, with decadent dining fit for royalty: from breakfast ‘till dinner, you will be treated to exquisite dishes, skillfully crafted with fresh seasonal ingredients and elevated to artistic perfection.

Indulge in lavish a la carte breakfast every morning, with a selection of gourmet offerings including sweet or savoury Belgium waffles, Ora King Salmon with poached egg and spinach, pan fried Haloumi with kale, courgette & corn fritter and more, served in the Club Lodge with stunning views over Lake Taupo. In-room dining is also available for guests staying in the villas.

Unwind after a long day amid nature with nightly canapés and pre-dinner drinks, served from 6.30pm to 7.30pm in the Lounge Bar or Great Room. With delicious light bites on offer and beverage options including organic Rockferry Wines and bubbles, you can meet your fellow golfers and discuss scores and tricky pars you have encountered.

Your sumptuous five-course nightly dinners are then served in the spectacular main dining area, where fine-dining gourmet creations are crafted with produce from the private owners' estate next door, which adheres to the ‘Estate to Plate’ organic philosophy wherever possible. Just a sample of the world-class cuisine on offer includes: slow cooked pork belly with apple caramel, hot smoked salmon with quinoa and almond romesco and more - all matched with New Zealand's - and indeed the world's - best wines.

For a bit more romance, you can request a private dining experience in your luxury lodge suite or villa.

The Golf Course - New Zealand’s most prestigious golf course

The only Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in New Zealand, golf at the Kinloch Club is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Voted the number one golf course in New Zealand and rated in the top 100 golf courses outside of America by Golf Digest Magazine, this world-class course offers 18 holes of outstanding quality, where you will be able to test your skills and at the same time enjoy the fresh air of Lake Taupo.

During your stay, you can either choose to celebrate with a prestigious bottle of Bollinger Champagne or play one round of golf on this outstanding course: the choice is all yours.

Perfect for luxury lovers and sophisticated golfers

Lovers of design and luxury will admire every single detail of this modern fairytale castle, and golfers will be able to experience another level of game on a one-of-a-kind course.

Valid for travel until 30 September 2019 (bookings must be made before 31 August 2019).

Blackout Dates Apply. Dates are identified in the Booking Calendar.

Check Availability: To confirm your dates of stay at purchase, click on 'Check Availability' and select your preferred package. Use the calendar to browse and select available dates. Dates with a surcharge are identified.

Buy Now Book Later: If you want to secure this offer and don't know when you want to travel please select 'Buy Now & Book Later'. This will secure your package and give you the flexibility to choose your travel dates - within the book by and validity period and subject to availability. To select dates post purchase, simply select 'My Escapes' under the 'My Account' tab and follow the prompts.

7-Day change of mind guarantee - Bookings (except for Tour bookings and flights) may be cancelled with a full refund provided that cancellation occurs strictly within 7 days from the date of booking and provided that the cancellation is made no less than 21 days prior to the check-in date.

Feel Like Changing your Dates? No worries…

You can make one (1) change to the date of your booking provided the change is made no less than 45 days before the start of your original booking date and provided you choose dates which are of an equal value and are available. Any change to booking dates is subject to and must be made online in accordance with our Terms and Conditions.

Junior Suite - Packages are valid for two people.

Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity is two adults and one infant. No other guests can be accomodated.

Baby Policy: One infant (aged two years and under) may stay free of charge and will count towards room capacity. A cot can be provided free of charge on request.

One Bedroom Villa - Packages are valid for two people.

Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity is two adults and two children OR two adults, one child and one infant OR three adults. See the 'Extra Guest Policy' below:

Extra Guest Policy: An additional guest (aged 12 years and over) may stay for a surcharge of NZ$415 per night, sleeping on a queen sofa bed with daily breakfast included. Payable directly to the hotel.

Child Policy: Up to two children (aged 11 years and under) may stay for a surcharge of NZ$297 per child, per night, sharing a queen sofa bed with daily breakfast included. Payable directly to the hotel.

Baby Policy: One infant (aged two years and under) may stay free of charge and will count towards maximum room occupancy. A cot can be provided free of charge on request.

Connecting rooms are not available.

Dining inclusions do not include beverages (unless otherwise stated). Menus are subject to change without notice.

Please note that full terms and conditions apply. Refer to website’s terms and conditions.

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