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4.7 out of 5

"Nice and handy to everything we deeded in walking distance " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 01 Sep 2018

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Hotel Description

Dunedin Palms Motel puts you in the center of Dunedin, 0.7 km (0.4 mi) from The Octagon and 2.3 km (1.4 mi) from University of Otago. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

Flat-screen TVs, free weekday newspapers, and fans are featured in all 27 soundproofed rooms. In-room dining is easy with kitchenettes that come equipped with refrigerators and microwaves. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and premium bedding to enhance your stay. Hair dryers, phones, and irons/ironing boards are also available.

This motel has free WiFi in public areas, free newspapers in the lobby, and tour/ticket assistance. Plus you'll find laundry facilities and luggage storage. Each morning continental breakfast is served between 8 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

This 4.5-star Dunedin City Centre motel is 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Forsyth Barr Stadium and 4.2 km (2.6 mi) from Otago Peninsula.

Studio

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$157* Per night/room 26 Jan. - 27 Jan.

Executive Studio (2 Adults)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

One Bedroom Double Spa

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

One Bedroom (3 Adults)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Studio (Spa)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Dunedin Palms Motel ratings based on 392 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Dunedin Palms Motel

Everyone (172) Couples (132) Family (89)
5 out of 5
This place was in such a great location! Easy walking distance to bars and shops.

Posted by on 30 Dec. 2019

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5 out of 5
Well situated and easy walking to town. Felt very welcome

Posted by on 4 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Helpful friendly staff and a nicely presented room the decor was modern. Good locality close to the city

Posted by on 10 Sep. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 Sep. 2019 by Dunedin Palms Motel

Dear guest Thank you so much for your wonderful comments.

5 out of 5
Very convenient and tidy etc..........................................................................................

Posted by on 12 Aug. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 8 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

8 Aug. 2019 by The Dunedin Palms Team

Dear guest Thank you for giving as a 5 out of 5 .

5 out of 5
A good walking distance from the CBD, but enough away for it to be a nice quiet stay

Posted by on 13 May 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

28 May 2019 by The Palms Motel

Dear guest Thank you for your lovely comments. They are very much appreciated.

4 out of 5
Great location, easy walk to octagon. The staff are welcoming and helpful. Highly recommend

Posted by on 22 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

28 May 2019 by The Dunedin Palms Team

Dear guest Thank you for your wonderful comments. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us. We hope to see you again on your next visit to Dunedin.

3 out of 5
The bed wasn’t great, and the bedding was too hot.

Posted by on 9 Mar. 2019

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4 out of 5
The tidiness and cleanliness of the room, closeness to town.

Posted by , from Tauranga, nz on 17 Feb. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

18 Feb. 2019 by The Dunedin Palms Motel

Hi Kirsten Wow thank you so much for your wonderful comments. I hope to see you again on your next visit to Dunedin.

5 out of 5
Clean,spacious and modern room. Close to the city but quiet.

Posted by , from Melbourne on 5 Feb. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

18 Feb. 2019 by The Dunedin Palms Motel

Dear guest Thank you for taking the time to write us a great review. It is very much appreciated. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us.

Property Features

As a guest of Dunedin Palms Motel, you'll find tour/ticket assistance, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. Public spaces have free WiFi. An airport shuttle (available on request) is available for a fee. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4.5-star Dunedin motel.

  • 1 building
  • 27 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1930
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) (28.3 km / 17.6 mi)
  • Train station: Dunedin Railway Station (1.1 km / 0.7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Dunedin Palms Motel offers 27 accommodations with complimentary weekday newspapers and hair dryers. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodations at this 4.5-star motel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. This Dunedin motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Flat-screen television
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Heating
  • Fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 8 AM to 10 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8 AM - 7:30 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Guests requesting to split the king bed will be charged an additional fee of NZD 10 per stay. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8 AM - 7:30 PM
Guests arriving after 7:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport shuttle service is offered on request from 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 25.00 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 25.0 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

This motel will place an authorization equal to one night's accommodation and two weeks prior to your stay for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 12.50 and NZD 22 for adults, NZD 12.50 and NZD 22 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 18 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NZD 18 (one-way), (up to 12 years old)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 25.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25.00 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.45 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Dunedin Palms
  • Dunedin Palms Motel
  • Palms Dunedin
  • Palms Motel Dunedin
  • Dunedin Palms Hotel Dunedin
  • Dunedin Palms Motel Motel
  • Dunedin Palms Motel Dunedin
  • Dunedin Palms Motel Motel Dunedin

You should know

  • Dunedin Palms Motel offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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