Welcome to Dunalistair House, an architectural award winning 3200sqf (300sqm) luxury holiday home located alongside the Jack Nicklaus designed Kinloch Club golf course. Families, golfers and lovers of the outdoors are enchanted by this exceptional home and its stunning position overlooking the top 100 world class golf course and Lake Taupo in the distance.
The home features 4 individual, private super king bedrooms (all with ensuites), sleeping up to 8 guests with ease and comfort. Underfloor heated sandstone flooring complements the cedar and schist stone features, ensuring a cosy and comfortable welcome all year round.
Whether you are golfing two of New Zealand's top courses, Kinloch and Wairakei, seeking the mountain bike trails of W2K and K2K, or targeting the famous rainbows of Lake Taupo, Dunalistair House offers the perfect retreat to relax at the end of your day.
Spa and Pampering
Dunalistair House proudly offers Spa and pampering treatments onsite, or located at the nearby Kinloch Manor.
A full range of mens and ladies mountain and e-bikes are available for hire.
Kinloch (Jack Nicklaus Signature) is on the doorstep. A fun 10 hole local course down the road and Wairakei is 15 minutes drive. Tee bookings recommended.
Proud winner of the ADNZ Inc Home of the Year for architect Brendon Gordon.
Dunalistair House has a fully equipped chef designed kitchen.
Chef services are available during your stay. Enquire when booking. Sample Menu Here
Dunalistair House is available to hire as a venue for weddings and corporate retreats.
Please enquire direct with Alistair the owner.
We recommend guests bring their own vehicle. Or we are happy to arrange a licenced private car / driver service with Mercedes vehicles (GLE SUV, Sprinter or Viano). Enquire 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 !
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 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.
The Kinloch Club - 16th Hole
The W2K and Kawakawa Bay Tracks converge in Kinloch. These newly built trails offer over 60 kilometres of world class grade 3 tracks.
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!
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
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.
We offer assistance for any onward travel requirements. Working with a number of premium luxury travel companies, we are happy to introduce you.