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The Chamberson - Dunedin - Living room
The Chamberson
8.6 Very Good
Dunedin CBD$265+
Free Wi-Fi
Distinction Dunedin Hotel - Dunedin - Bedroom
Distinction Dunedin Hotel
9.1 Wonderful
Dunedin CBD$248+
Free Wi-Fi
Ocean Beach Hotel
7.4 Good
St Kilda$130+
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel St Clair
8.7 Very Good
St Clair$249+
Free Wi-Fi
9.3 Wonderful
Dunedin CBD$261+
Free Wi-Fi
Park Regis Dunedin
8.5 Very Good
Dunedin CBD$277+
Free Wi-Fi
Aurora on George
9.1 Wonderful
Dunedin CBD$219+
Free Wi-Fi
Dunedin Lodge
Dunedin CBD$182+
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Arcadian Motel
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Dunedin hotels near Regent Theatre

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The Victoria Hotel Dunedin - Dunedin - Bedroom
The Victoria Hotel Dunedin
8.1 Very Good
Dunedin CBD$206+
Free Wi-Fi
Scenic Hotel Dunedin City - Dunedin - Balcony
Scenic Hotel Dunedin City
8 Very Good
Dunedin CBD$246+
Free Wi-Fi
Law Courts Hotel
7.3 Good
Dunedin CBD$158+
Free Wi-Fi

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Top tips for finding Dunedin hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Dunedin, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Dunedin in September and June.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Dunedin if you stay on a Wednesday. The opposite is true for, Sunday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 35 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Dunedin accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Dunedin found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $96, while the most expensive was $175.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Dunedin for 1 day.
  • Business travellers should look for hotels along the southern section of George St to have offices and venues on their doorstep. The economic hub of Dunedin centres around The Octagon and staying at a place such as Law Courts Hotel will save time on the commute into the office.
  • If you would like to get out of the city and see some sights, consider Company Bay in the far east of Dunedin. The suburb runs along the edge of Otago Harbour and is close to Larnach Castle and Dunedin Volcano. Arts Content Harbour View has cosy rooms which are a short drive from the major attractions and offer free parking.
  • It’s recommended that food lovers stay in the northern section of the CBD around St Andrew St. The neighbourhood not only has a wide range of restaurants and cafes to try, but also hosts the Otago Farmers Market. The Victoria Hotel Dunedin is a high-end option with lavish suites while Leviathan Heritage Hotel Dunedin is a more budget-friendly alternative.
  • If you’d like to be surrounded by nature during your visit, look for accommodation at the top end of North Dunedin. The suburb is home to the Dunedin Botanic Garden as well as the Woodhaugh Gardens. Beechwood Boutique Accommodation and Garden Motel are popular choices for easy access to the gardens.
  • Young travellers hoping to enjoy Dunedin’s nightlife should think about staying close to the centre of The Octagon. The plaza has a spread of traditional pubs and craft breweries to try. Booking Central Backpackers Dunedin or On Top Backpackers will make the trip home at the end of the night smoother, plus both offer social settings that are great for meeting people.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Dunedin

  • Which area of Dunedin is good for couples?

    Those spending a romantic holiday in town are recommended to discover the northern shore and neighbourhoods such as St Leonards. The water’s edge is complemented by scenic reserves inland that are full of wildlife. Braestone Lodge is sure to make a memorable holiday and features a tennis court and private balconies.

  • Which hotels in Dunedin are near the beach?

    Search for accommodation in the southern suburb of St Clair to have immediate access to the sprawling coastline. The area includes St Clair Beach as well as a heated saltwater pool. Hotel St Clair has a 4-star rating and light-filled rooms that overlook the ocean, while Rosemount B&B by the Sea St Clair is a cheaper option a few streets back from the water.

  • Where in Dunedin is a nice place for families?

    Families with children who are looking for a suburban stay that is still close to the centre of town should think about Jubilee Park. The area has lots of open spaces for kids to enjoy and is only a 15min walk from The Octagon. The Brothers Boutique Hotel delivers a luxurious feel and serves a generous continental breakfast.

  • Which hotels in Dunedin are close to the airport?

    Consider staying in neighbourhoods west of the city such as Mosgiel or Chain Hills to have a direct route to Dunedin International Airport. Hotels within a 15min drive of the terminal include Bonnie Knights Motel and Mosgiel Regency Motel.

  • What are the best hotels near University of Otago?

    KAYAK users like staying at 755 Regal Court, Amross Motel and Cable Court Motel when looking for a hotel in close proximity to University of Otago.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Dunedin?

    The average price of a double room in Dunedin is $236 per night. In the last 3 days, KAYAK found great deals as cheap as $21 per night.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Dunedin?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Dunedin districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Dunedin city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Dunedin hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Dunedin that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Ocean Beach Hotel, Leviathan Heritage Hotel Dunedin and Hotel St Clair.

Where to stay in Dunedin?

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