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3.8 / 5Good
797 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services

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Explore the area

Popular LocationDunedin Casino2 min walk
Popular LocationSpeight's Brewery4 min walk
Popular LocationDunedin Chinese Garden5 min walk
AirportDunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.)27 min drive

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  • Classic Queen Room - Newly Renovated

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  • Superior Queen Room - Newly Renovated

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  • Superior King Room - Newly Renovated

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  • Luxury Room - Newly Renovated

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  • Junior Suite - Newly Renovated

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  • Mason Suite - Newly Renovated

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  • Wains Suite - Newly Renovated

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About this area

Dunedin

Located in Dunedin, Wains Hotel Dunedin is in the city centre and near a train station. The Octagon is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Otago Peninsula and Brighton Beach. Dunedin Chinese Garden and NZ Marine Studies Centre and Aquarium are also worth visiting. Looking to get your feet wet? Kayaking, windsurfing and sailing adventures can be found near the property.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dunedin Casino - 2 min walk
  • Speight's Brewery - 4 min walk
  • Dunedin Chinese Garden - 5 min walk
  • First Church of Otago - 7 min walk
  • Toitu Otago Settlers Museum - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Dunedin Railway Station - 10 min walk
  • Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 27 min drive

Restaurants

  • Relish Restaurant and Bar — 1 min walk

About this property

Wains Hotel Dunedin

3.5-star Dunedin hotel in Dunedin City Centre, walk to The Octagon
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a conference centre are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, a business centre and conference space. All 48 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and Smart TVs. Other amenities available to guests include fridges, room service and coffee/tea makers.
Wains Hotel Dunedin offers 48 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
This Dunedin hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Self parking: NZD 15 per night

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: NZD 15-20 per person
1 restaurant
1 bar
Room service available

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Fridge

Conveniences

Banquet hall
Lift
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English
German
Italian
Korean
Malay

Business services

Business centre
Computer station
Meeting rooms
Conference centre (1938 square feet of space)

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Braille signage
In-room accessibility

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Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Blackout drapes/curtains
Linens

Bathroom

Deep-soaking bathtub
Free toiletries
Hairdryer
Shower/bathtub combination
Towels

Entertainment

Smart TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Fridge

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Iron/ironing board
Phone
Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 10 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20 per night.

Payment types

American Express
Diners Club
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 100.00 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 15 and NZD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: NZD 15 per night
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 60.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.25 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, debit 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.
  • Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitiser.
  • Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests.
  • For traveller safety, the following measures are in place: social distancing measures are in place; contactless check-in and check-out are available; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; an acrylic shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas.
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property has been rated 3 star plus, which is displayed on this page as 3.5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Wains Hotel Dunedin
Wains Hotel
Wains Dunedin
Wains

Frequently asked questions

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
179
4 - Good
356
3 - Okay
190
2 - Mediocre
55
1 - Poor
17
4.0
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
3.6
Amenities
3.5
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

The hotel is still undergoing renovation but the work was on a part of the hotel that did not impact on our stay. The staff were great, friendly and helpful. We will go back and stay again.

Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

great spot, nicely done up, looking good..i will be back.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Customer service was excellent! Upon arrival we were checked in and walked to our room. The room was small but chic and very clean! I also really enjoyed the toiletries, quality products!

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Beautifully Renovated Hotel, Amazing Staff!!

Amazing staff and gorgeous renovations! The rooms are very comfortable and well appointed. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Look forward to coming back to Dunedin, hopefully to see another show at the Forsyth Stadium which this hotel is perfect location to everything, the Octagon, Cafes, and easy in and out of town!

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The newly renovated room we had was beautiful. Very comfortable bed. Lovely shower room ,Great shower. We looked out on to the back street will little road noise. Had a lovely time. The staff were very helpful and was nice to see a smile every time we saw them.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020