Aurora On George

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Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, desk, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, desk, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, desk, blackout curtains

Overview of Aurora On George

Aurora On George

4.5 star property

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Gym
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Map
678 George Street, Dunedin, 9016

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUniversity of Otago3 min walk
  • Popular LocationDunedin Botanic Garden10 min walk
  • Popular LocationThe Octagon16 min walk
  • AirportDunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.)26 min drive

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About this area

Dunedin

Located in Dunedin, Aurora On George is in the city centre. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Dunedin Botanic Garden and Signal Hill, while Otago Museum and Hocken Library are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Forsyth Barr Stadium or Edgar Centre.

What's nearby

  • University of Otago - 3 min walk
  • Otago Museum - 6 min walk
  • Dunedin Botanic Garden - 10 min walk
  • Olveston - 11 min walk
  • The Octagon - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Dunedin Railway Station - 2 min drive
  • Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 26 min drive

Restaurants

  • Oaken - 2 min walk
  • The Good Earth cafe - 4 min walk
  • Hell Pizza - 6 min walk
  • Fish Hook - 7 min walk
  • Captain Cook - 7 min walk

About this property

Aurora On George

Eco-friendly Dunedin motel in North Dunedin, near University of Otago
This smoke-free motel features a full-service spa, a fitness centre and dry cleaning. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, free newspapers and tour/ticket assistance. All 26 rooms feature comforts such as pillowtop beds and premium bedding, while conveniences include fridges and microwaves. DVD players and coffee makers are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.
Aurora On George offers 26 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and free newspapers. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Fridges, microwaves and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include slippers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the motel include a fitness centre.
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the motel's full-service spa. Services include massages.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, 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.

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

Social distancing

Contactless check-out

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
  • WiFi in public areas is free with a 8-device limit

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • DVD player
  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Corner/local shop

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden

Spa

  • Massages
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Renovated entire property – March 2016
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • DVD player
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Slippers

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 9 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: NZD 20.00

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 30 per night.

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Late check-out fee: NZD 20.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 30 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a security system

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Free WiFi in public areas has a 8-device limit

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Motel property is rated 4 star plus, and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Aurora George Motel Dunedin
Aurora George Motel
Aurora George Dunedin
Aurora On George Motel
Aurora On George Dunedin
Aurora On George Motel Dunedin

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Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 210 out of 266 reviews
5 - Excellent 79%
Rating 4 - Good. 45 out of 266 reviews
4 - Good 17%
Rating 3 - Okay. 9 out of 266 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 266 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 266 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.7/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff were wonderful and very helpful
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice accommodation, very quiet & good location
Very friendly welcome on arrival. Lovely restful, quiet room. Great shower! 100% satisfied.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good stay
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022