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4.5 out of 5

"Good, solid old school NZ motel. I'd have no worries going back for a second round! " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 21 Mar 2021

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Hotel Description

George Street Motel Apartments (previously Farrys Motel) places you in the center of Dunedin, within just a 15-minute stroll of popular places like University of Otago and The Octagon. Highlights at this motel include in-room free WiFi and balconies.

All 16 soundproofed rooms feature flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and you can enjoy sitting areas, DVD players, and coffee/tea makers. Refrigerators and microwaves make in-room dining convenient. Select Comfort beds and premium bedding invite a comfortable night's sleep, and you'll find nice touches like free toiletries. Free newspapers, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Added amenities include laundry facilities, free newspapers in the lobby, and tour/ticket assistance. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Attractions within a 30-minute drive of this 3-star Dunedin City Centre motel include Forsyth Barr Stadium and Brighton Beach.

Studio Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$109* Per night/room 14 Apr. - 15 Apr.

Superior Suite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen, City View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

4 Bedroom Terrace Apartment

Bed Count 6 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 8 Max

George Street Motel Apartments (previously Farrys Motel) ratings based on 200 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 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 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for George Street Motel Apartments (previously Farrys Motel)

Everyone (98) Couples (41) Family (54)
4 out of 5
A bit noisy

Posted by on 8 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5
Good, solid old school NZ motel. I'd have no worries going back for a second round!

Posted by on 21 Mar. 2021

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5 out of 5
Friendly, approachable owners, clean spacious unit , great location near the city centre and University

Posted by on 11 Mar. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Feb. 2021

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3 out of 5
Room ok and clean. Grounds messy and in need of tidyup

Posted by on 14 Feb. 2021

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4 out of 5
Place was great thanks. Will definitely stay again. Parking very difficult though when motel was full. Also the shower tight fit with the handle on your back, though, this was definitely needed getting out. Other than that, really enjoyed our stay and the facilities.

Posted by on 4 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5
very handy-brilliant manager.-great we were allowed our small dog.

Posted by , from oamaru nz on 31 Dec. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 1 Dec. 2020

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5 out of 5
It was nice and clean and i was upgraded. Close to restaurants.

Posted by on 25 Nov. 2020

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5 out of 5
Locality. Friendliness of staff (have stayed here before)

Posted by , from Christchurch on 6 Nov. 2020

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About the George Street Motel Apartments (previously Farrys Motel)

Location 575 George Street, Dunedin, 9016

Property Features

George Street Motel Apartments (previously Farrys Motel) offers its guests a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. The business-friendly George Street Motel Apartments (previously Farrys Motel) also features laundry facilities, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Dunedin motel is smoke free.

  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Built in 1980
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

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

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) (29.9 km / 18.5 mi)
  • Train station: Dunedin Railway Station (1.5 km / 0.9 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

George Street Motel Apartments (previously Farrys Motel) offers 16 accommodations with DVD players and safes. Rooms open to balconies or patios. These individually furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas. Select Comfort beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Dunedin motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in December 2016.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • Sitting area
  • Select Comfort beds
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8 PM.
Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. 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.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: NZD 10 per pet, per night
  • Food and water bowls are available

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 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. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are not provided with hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are not in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • 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.

  • Breakfast fee: NZD 10 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: NZD 10 per pet, per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Farrys
  • Farrys Dunedin
  • Farrys Motel
  • Farrys Motel Dunedin
  • George Street Motel Apartments (previously Farrys Motel) Motel
  • George Street Motel Apartments (previously Farrys Motel) Dunedin

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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