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2021 Golf or Pamper SPECIAL !  

$1000 Golf credit for EVERY Booking through 2021 !

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Welcome to Dunalistair House - a luxury 4 bedroom holiday home located within the gates of The Kinloch Club golf course, offering panoramic and unspoiled vistas of some of the finest landscapes that the North Island has to offer. 


After entry into the gates of the Kinloch Club, meander your way up to this understated yet luxurious holiday home, ideally set up as a retreat for golfers, families and small intimate weddings. We also cater for a growing number of anniversary celebrations and significant birthdays with the addition of chef services if required. 


For those looking for a little more activity such as mountain biking, fly-fishing, tramping or clay pigeon shooting, we have a growing number of guests enjoying the abundance of varied activities available in the region.  

Schist stone and cedar are the defining features of the home, complemented by a large pavilion kitchen / living area from which to admire the ever changing moods and light of the incredible landscapes. 


Dunalistair House is available to rent exclusively for up to 8 guests in 4 super California King rooms, all with ensuites.




Dunalistair House has a fully equipped kitchen for your use during your stay, however chef services are growing increasingly popular, whether a dinner for a special event or unique occasion. Check out a menu here 

Design Awards

Dunalistair House is a proud winner of the Nationwide Trenz Resene Supreme Award for architecture -  Brendon Gordon Architecture ADNZ Inc 

Bike Hire


We have access to a full range of mens and ladies hire bikes for those keen to explore the incredible local trails in and around Kinloch. 

Complimentary Wifi 

Guests have the use of free Wifi throughout their stay. 



With the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course on your doorstep and Wairakei only 15 minutes away, take advantage of these top ranked golf courses. Speak to Alistair about special rates for both during your stay. 

Taupo Weddings


Whether utilising Dunalistair House as a wedding venue for your own wedding, of if you wish to incorparate a stunning location to stay and host friends for a wedding or event nearby, please enquire with us for more details about our event hire options. 

Dunalistair House is located within a private residential development. We recommend guests bring their own vehicle or we are happy to assist with vehicle hire. We also offer a fully licenced private car / driver service with Mercedes vehicle (GLE SUV, Sprinter or Viano). Enquire with Alistair the owner when making your Dunalistair House booking. 



Kinloch Golf and Spa


Dunalistair House flanks the world class Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course - The Kinloch Club, along with Kinloch Manor for some exceptional spa treatments ! 

The Kinloch Club Golf Course

Spa Menu

Cultural / Geothermal Sites


Taupo and Rotorua are within easy reach to enjoy some of the premium cultural and geothermal attractions that New Zealand has to offer. These include Wairakei Terraces, Wai O Tapu and Orakei Korako Thermal Valley.

Taupo Private Tours and Transfers

Taupo Fly Fishing / Lake Fishing 


Whether lake or river, the trout fishing in the Kinloch / Taupo region is world class. Allow us to introduce you to one of New Zealand's top professional fly fishing guides who will take you on a day you will never forget. 

Chris Brennan Fly Fishing

The Kinloch Club - 16th Hole

Mountain Biking


The W2K and Kawakawa Bay Tracks converge in Kinloch. These newly built trails offer over 60 kilometres of world class grade 3 tracks.

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Mountain Bike the many local tracks.
Te Puia - Rotorua Culture



Within an hour, the Tongariro River offers exceptional fishing and white water rafting. Or alternately the Tongariro Crossing is one of the world's great one day walks. 

Tongariro River Rafting
Fly Fishing North Island Rivers

Waitomo / Hobbiton


A fantastic day trip from Dunalistair House includes a tour with Taupo Private Transfers to Hobbiton and / or Waitomo Caves. 

Hobbiton - a must visit in New Zealand!

Wine Tours

If you do not have time to stay in the Hawkes Bay, take a full day tour with Taupo Private Tours and Transfers to sample some of the New World's best varietals. Esk Vally, Mission Estate, Black Barn, Craggy Range, Elephant Hill and Clearview are some popular choices. 

Craggy Range Vineyard

Rotorua Highlights


Our travel partners at Taupo Private Tours and Transfers offer a stunning tour to the Rotorua region. Tailored to your requirement, explore Wai O Tapu, Te Puia, Whakarewarewa or Ohinimutu. Half day or full day tours available. 

Taupo Private Tours and Transfers

Travel Arrangements 


We offer assistance for any onward travel requirements. Working with a number of premium luxury travel companies, we are happy to introduce you.   

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