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Designed by one of the games best strategic thinkers, Kinloch is New Zealand’s only Jack Nicklaus designed golf course. With panoramic views of New Zealand’s largest fresh-water lake, Lake Taupo and the natural beauty of rugged rural farmland, this...more
I was there just to play golf and did not stay at the resort. Nevertheless we received a friendly welcome at the Pro shop with good info on the course and help to load the golf bags. They were expecting us (I had emailed ahead...More
I have been wanting to play here for quite a while and was absolutely thrilled with the course and the facilities.
It is a very tough course, without being unfair. Many, many spectacular holes, and while the course was no doubt shaped extensively when it...More
After playing Kinloch a couple of times in the past my wife and I decided to stay and play on a winter refresh package. As expected the golf course was excellent with an amazing array of challenging holes and maintained to perfection. After the golf...More
Date of experience: July 2018
Kinloch_Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Kinloch Club Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018
Thank you so much for your comments. It is great for us to know that you enjoyed every single bit of it. We would be delighted to welcome you back! Best, Christina
This is a quality golf experience, incredible accommodation, great food and a fantastic golf course. The course looks tough, plays tough but in reality is very fair and rewards good solid golf. Plenty of thrilling golf shots and have your camera fully charged (or plenty...More
Date of experience: June 2018
Kinloch_Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Kinloch Club Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018
Dear Paula and Jaq,
I love the title of your comment! Thank you for the great feedback and for taking time to share it.
All the best, Christina
Very impressed with the course, in excellent condition and challenging. We were short on time but the guy in the pro shop was very helpful, gave directions and went out of his way to assist. We will be back.
Date of experience: June 2018
Kinloch_Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Kinloch Club Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018
Dear Trudi, thank you very much for the great feedback! We are happy to hear that you had a great experience! Looking forward to have you again. Best Wishes, Christina
Played Kinloch whilst on holiday with my family. Didn’t know what to expect given the weather had started to cool. But I didn’t have to worry the course was in terrific condition from tee to green. From the moment I arrived the team made me...More
Date of experience: May 2018
TheKinlochClub, Marketing Assistant at The Kinloch Club Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018
Hi! Thank you very much for your comments and feedback!
Jack Nicklaus designed the course and initially it didn't look too enticing or even interesting. But after just a few holes, the fact that you are continually challenged by all the strategically place bunkerrs and hazards make the course more and more interesting. Every shot...More
Their were a group of us that travelled to Kinloch amongst other course. I have placed several top courses around the world including, Pebble, Bethpage Black, Pinehurst #2 and Kauri Cliffs. Kinloch was right up there with the best of them! Jack clearly spent sometime...More