Important COVID-19

From the 3rd of December 2021, due to the  government vaccine mandate,  Larnach Castle will be required to sight your vaccine pass.

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You can book Larnach Castle & Garden tours, accommodation and packages online...

Larnach Castle and Garden Entry

Entry to the Castle including the tower, ballroom cafe, gift shop, Castle gardens, grounds, historic stables and outbuildings. Informative brochure provided, in several languages, for self-guided tour of Castle, gardens and grounds. Note: pre-booking for Castle or Garden entry is not required as you can purchase tickets at the gate upon arrival.

High Tea plus Castle and Garden Entry

High Tea available at 3pm daily. High tea includes a selection of home made sandwiches, slices, scones and cream cake and a pot of tea. Includes entry to the Castle including the tower, ballroom cafe, gift shop, Castle gardens, grounds, historic stables and outbuildings. Informative brochure provided, in several languages, for self-guided tour of Castle, gardens and grounds. Please note, we require 24 hours notice for high tea bookings.

High Tea plus Garden Entry

High Tea available at 3pm daily. High tea includes a selection of home made sandwiches, slices, scones and cream cake and a pot of tea. Includes entry to the Castle's gardens and grounds, ballroom cafe, historic stables and outbuildings. Informative garden and native plant trail brochures and maps are provided to assist with exploring the gardens and grounds.  Please note we need 24 house notice for high tea bookings.

Dinner at Larnach Castle

Larnach Castle is offering the opportunity for local residents to dine with them. The menu will be a four course 'Trust the Chef' meal served in one of the Castle's dining rooms. Complimentary pre-dinner drinks served at 7.00 pm - Dinner is served at 7:30 pm. Between April to end of September the first pre-dinner drinks are served at 6.30pm - Dinner is served at 7.00pm.

Annual Winter Ball 2021

A little bit later than normal but we are thrilled to be hosting the annual Winter Ball at Larnach Castle. The ball is a highlight of the Dunedin events calendar. It is a wonderful night out - soak up the historic atmosphere of Larnach Castle and the stunningly restored ballroom with everyone in Victorian period evening attire dancing the night away.

Larnach Castle Gift Card

Purchase the perfect gift: a gift card with a value of your choosing and no expiration date!

Book Camp Estate Accommodation

Situated 500 metres from the Larnach Castle gate, is Camp Estate, a glamorous new stone manor house, positioned on Castle land. Enjoy a luxurious stay in our exclusive new suites, with particular attention being paid to guest comfort...

Book Larnach Lodge Accommodation

Larnach Lodge, four star Qualmarked Guest & Hosted accommodation located on the seaward side of the Castle with spectacular views of  the Otago Harbour and Peninsula.

Book Stable Stay Accommodation

Budget accommodation is available in the historic Stables, which are a 135 year old Category 1 listed historic building situated in the grounds of Larnach Castle, beside Larnach Lodge.

Dunedin's Top Trio

Taking in Larnach Castle, Penguin Place and the Royal Albatross Centre, this tour takes in some of the Otago Peninsula's finest attractions...

Book The Peninsula Experience

Rates include bed and breakfast in a premium room (bedding configuration is a king or queen bed, a single bed plus a rollaway if required), entry to the Castle and Gardens and a late mid-day check-out. Also included is an Elm Wildlife 'Peninsula Encounters' guided tour (duration approx 5 hours, pick-up/drop-off from the Castle) and then finish your evening enjoying an antipasto platter and a bottle of Central Otago Pinot Noir in your room.
Qualmark Endorsed Visitor Activity
New Zealand Gardens Trust
Landmarks New Zealand
Tiaki - Care for New Zealand
TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice 2017
TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award

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