Stunningly located overlooking the Jack Nicklaus designed Kinloch Golf Club with Lake Taupo in the distance, you will discover the award winning Dunalistair House.
Four luxuriously appointed ensuite bedrooms offer super king beds with Egyptian cottons, all of which complement the large open plan living areas with expansive panoramic views. The incredible landscapes that surround the home have captured the imagination of all our past guests over the years, and you'll be forgiven for wanting to hunker down and read a book - However - this is an adventure playground, so be prepared to get busy and active !
Kinloch is located only a 15 minute drive from Taupo town, and within an hour of Rotorua. Being on the northern shore of Lake Taupo, there is an excellent beach, and incredible walking / biking tracks nearby as well.
The home is the Taupo regions only Qualmark 5* Holiday Home. (Qualmark is the official grading system by Tourism New Zealand).
With its simple, luxurious and contemporary features, the home is perfectly suited for couples or a larger family or even two families to escape, Dunalistair's architectural design allows for privacy in every bedroom.
And with a BBQ and complimentary Wifi, you'll have all you need to enjoy a magical few days in the Kinloch area!
Kinloch is a hot-spot activity destination, being known for its outdoor lifestyle and "energy". Activities in the region range from world class golf, fly or lake-fishing, white water rafting, mountain biking, and an abundance of cultural and geothermal attractions to visit too. Taupo offers ample shops / cafes and restaurants with some incredible cafe's and eateries to experience local produce. Make sure you visit the riverside market on a Saturday! The owners of Dunalistair House enjoy guests from all countries in the world to visit Dunalistair House, as they are avid travelers themselves and always appreciate for such homes to be available for them while travelling with friends and family! Your experience at Dunalistair House begins with a personal meet and greet. You will be shown around the spacious living areas, bedrooms and bathrooms. You will also be introduced to the media room and home automation system, which creates unique scenes of lighting inside and out. The house is fully underfloor heated in the winter, and is double glazed throughout. Whether you are travelling from far, or near by, the owners, Alistair and Kirsty's love of travel ensures that they will understand the requirements of traveling with families (they have three kids of their own!), so they are happy to share with you all the knowledge that they have on the surrounding area and beyond! We look forward to welcoming you to Dunalistair House!
Dunalistair House is located within the gated community of The Kinloch Club, the only Jack Nicklaus Signature Course in New Zealand and #1 ranked golf course in the country. The views and local countryside are incredible, with soft rolling hills, complemented by native New Zealand plantings and forest.
It is recommended to have a vehicle while staying at Dunalistair House to explore this diverse region. The village of Kinloch is a 2 minute drive and is a quaint holiday village surrounded by poplar trees. There is a full time population of 500 residents and in summer this swells to over 2500, with kids largely enjoying the beach and fresh water swimming in Lake Taupo, which is safe and fun ! (A pontoon is placed out by the main beach where kids congregate and spend hours diving in and out!)