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4.6 out of 5

"Nice handy place to stay. Staff were friendly. Would stay again. " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 17 Apr 2021

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Hotel Description

You'll be connected to the convention center at Best Western Dunedin, and within a 20-minute stroll of Edgar Centre and St. Clair Beach. Highlights at this family-friendly hotel include in-room free WiFi, free Internet, and LED TVs.

All 26 soundproofed rooms feature digital TV, DVD players, and in-room childcare. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators, microwaves, and room service. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries, while Select Comfort beds and premium bedding invite a good night's rest. Free weekday newspapers, hair dryers, and phones are also available.

This business-friendly hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a business center, and concierge services. Other amenities include a conference center and laundry facilities. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of a free casino shuttle.

With a stay at this 3-star Saint Kilda hotel, you'll be 2.6 km (1.6 mi) from Dunedin Casino and 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Toitu Otago Settlers Museum.

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$140* Per night/room 19 May - 20 May

Superior Studio, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Suite, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Best Western Dunedin ratings based on 153 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 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 Best Western Dunedin

Everyone (59) Couples (69) Business (1) Family (26)
4 out of 5
Nice handy place to stay. Staff were friendly. Would stay again.

Posted by on 17 Apr. 2021

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5 out of 5
This was a clean and well serviced room and will stay again

Posted by on 22 Feb. 2021

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4 out of 5
Location. Needed more room to use a wheelchair . Friendly manager

Posted by on 8 Feb. 2021

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5 out of 5
It’s great staff. Super friendly, great beds, and slightly out of central Dunedin but very handy to peninsular and beach

Posted by , from Levin on 14 Dec. 2020

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5 out of 5
We had a great room - ideal location for exploring in all directions (if you have a car) -close to supermarkets etc. Gentleman at the desk - very helpful

Posted by on 11 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5
Great place, warm and cosy and spacious and great location.

Posted by , from Auckland on 4 Oct. 2020

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1 out of 5
had a 2 night stay in different rooms the beds were hard and uncomfortable springs popping etc would have been better to sleep on concrete wont stay or recommend as a place to stay again,wasnt worth the money .

Posted by , from new zealand on 20 Jul. 2020

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5 out of 5
good car parking. large shower... happy to recommend

Posted by , from north otago on 28 Jun. 2020

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1 out of 5
Property was untidy. Bed was damp. Left item there and the claim it wasn’t left there. I suspect they stole it because I know exactly where it was left..

Posted by on 20 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

22 Mar. 2020 by Jason

Hi thank you for your stay , unfortunately we can not find your stuffs lost in our motel , maybe somewhere else ? Hope you can find out . Good luck . Best regards Jason

5 out of 5
Great place to stay, friendly staff and great off street parking

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2020

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Property Features

A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business center and a meeting room. Event space at this hotel measures 160 square feet (15 square meters) and includes a conference center. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at the family-friendly Best Western Dunedin. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Dunedin hotel is smoke free.

  • 26 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • 160 sq ft of conference space
  • 15 sq m of conference space
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) (27.9 km / 17.4 mi)
  • Train station: Dunedin Railway Station (3.2 km / 2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free casino shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Best Western Dunedin offers 26 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature DVD players and complimentary weekday newspapers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Select Comfort beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch LED televisions come with premium digital channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Select Comfort beds
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • HD television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 7:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 20.0 per stay.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Best Western Dunedin

Policies

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 may be 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.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and a security system in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety 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. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property does not follow a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-in fee for check-in between 9:00 PM and 7:30 AM (amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 20.0 per stay

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

Hotel Names

  • 555 Bayview
  • Best Western 555
  • Best Western 555 Bayview
  • Best Western 555 Bayview Dunedin
  • Best Western 555 Bayview Motel
  • Best Western 555 Bayview Motel Dunedin
  • Best Western Dunedin
  • Best Western Dunedin Motel
  • Best Western 555 On Bayview
  • Best Western Dunedin Hotel
  • Best Western Dunedin Dunedin
  • Best Western Dunedin Hotel Dunedin

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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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