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Scenic Hotel Dunedin City

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Executive Room, 1 King Bed | Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Breakfast served
Shower, free toiletries, hair dryer, towels
Fitness facility

Overview of Scenic Hotel Dunedin City

Scenic Hotel Dunedin City

4.5 star property
Luxury hotel in Dunedin City Centre with restaurant and bar/lounge

8.6/10 Fabulous

997 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
123 Princes Street, Dunedin, 9016

Guests rated this location 9.1/10 - Wonderful

Main amenities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast available
  • Business centre
  • Conference centre
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fitness centre
  • Front desk safe
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Self parking
  • Self-serve laundry
For families
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children stay free
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Fridge
  • Private bathroom

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Dunedin City Centre

Getting around

  • Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 24 min drive
  • Dunedin Railway Station - 8 min walk


  • Stuart St Mac's Brew Bar - 3 min walk
  • Great Wall Takeaways - 1 min walk
  • The Black Dog Cafe & Bar - 1 min walk
  • The Craic Irish Tavern - 3 min walk
  • India Gate - 1 min walk

About this property

Scenic Hotel Dunedin City

Scenic Hotel Dunedin City is a great choice for a stay in Dunedin. Guests can visit the fitness centre for a workout or grab a bite to eat at Princes on Dowling, which serves breakfast. Fellow travellers say good things about the comfortable beds and helpful staff.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global)
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 121 rooms
  • Arranged over 8 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Up to 2 children (11 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding
  • Babysitting*


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • On-site parking only available on request
  • On-site self-parking (NZD 20 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–9:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge

Travelling with children

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children stay for free (see details)

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Conference centre
  • Meeting room


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage


  • Fitness centre
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk


  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Lift
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Free cot/infant bed
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Fridge


  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Princes on Dowling – This restaurant only serves breakfast. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark Sustainable Tourism Business Award, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Breakage deposit: NZD 300 per stay

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately NZD 20.00 to 32.00 per person
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.5 per cent

Children & extra beds

  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Rollaway beds are available for NZD 35 per day


  • Self-parking costs NZD 20 per night
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global).


<p>The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.</p><p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.</p> <p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Scenic Hotel Dunedin City offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Scenic Hotel Dunedin City does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Scenic Hotel Dunedin City?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Scenic Hotel Dunedin City?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Scenic Hotel Dunedin City?
Yes. Self-parking costs NZD 20 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Scenic Hotel Dunedin City?
You can check in from 2 PM - 10 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Scenic Hotel Dunedin City?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Dunedin Casino (2-min walk) is nearby.
What is there to do at Scenic Hotel Dunedin City and nearby?
Maintain your daily exercise routine at the gym.
Are there restaurants at or near Scenic Hotel Dunedin City?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, Princes on Dowling.
What's the area around Scenic Hotel Dunedin City like?
Scenic Hotel Dunedin City is in Dunedin City Centre, a short 8-minute walk from Dunedin Railway Station and 2 minutes' walk from Dunedin Casino. Travellers recommend the hotel for its walkable location.







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10/10 Exceptional

Heather, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Does the job well
Staff are excellent, great central location, spacious room.
graeme, 4-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nice and Convenient Scenic Hotel Dunedin City
The staff were extremely helpful. The room was huge and bright. We really appreciated the laundry facilities.
Stacey, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

A comfortable city break.
Very welcoming & efficient staff who allowed us to take the room early as we arrived at 12pm The room was large, well equipped with fridge, ironing board, kettle, cups, mugs, tea & coffee. The white bed linen & towels were good quality. The hotel is very well located in the centre of the city close to restaurants & shops.
Garrick, 2-night trip
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6/10 Good

Hod, 2-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Abdullah, 5-night trip
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6/10 Good

Great location
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

very good price for a central city hotel
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6/10 Good

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8/10 Very good

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