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Scenic Hotel Southern Cross

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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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4 Star Hotel
Dunedin’s largest and most prestigious hotel, the Scenic Hotel Southern Cross, enjoys a premium location in the heart of the city. Just a short walk from the Octagon, railway station, theatres, shops, and close to Otago university, it is the perfect location from which to explore...
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118 High Street | Cnr Princes & High Streets, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
23.9 km to Dunedin Airport
102 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Our stay here is really wonderful. The staff of the hotel and the restaurant are all polite and accommodating. But the star of them all, is Ms. Bonn Tucker. She made us feel really welcomed. Her hospitality is really outstanding. Friendly, cheerful and amazing...those are...More

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Response from Kate W, Guest Relations Manager at Scenic Hotel Southern CrossResponded 16 April 2018

Dear Melanie What lovely comments about our Bonn, thanks so much, she really is a star and will be absolutely delighted to read your review. Thanks so much and we hope to host you again soon. Kind regards, Kate

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Had to go to Dunedin lately for appointments and both times have been able to get a room without booking in advance. Each time I have managed to get a king room for under $300 a night including self parking for my vehicle. Rooms are...More

Thank Elfriede M
Response from Kate W, Guest Relations Manager at Scenic Hotel Southern CrossResponded 16 April 2018

Dear Elfriede We're so pleased that you have chosen to stay with us here at the Southern Cross during your time in Dunedin and delighted that you have enjoyed your stays so much and would make us your fist choice. We look forward to hosting...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

This hotel would have been very smart when it was first built but it was looking rather tired and dated. Our room seemed to be in the annex part of the building. The wifi was good throughout our stay. There was no air conditioning but...More

Thank 186338travel
Response from Kate W, Guest Relations Manager at Scenic Hotel Southern CrossResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Guest Thanks you for taking the time to leave us a review of your recent stay, we really appreciate your comments and were pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals in our restaurant while you were here. We hope you have the opportunity to...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Check in girl very helpful and polite. Valet free parking. Nice and clean near octagon. Rooms are bit smaller but located centerlly. Can walk into downtown with good restaurants and shops. Safe area. Highly recommended

Thank Arif Q
Response from Kate W, Guest Relations Manager at Scenic Hotel Southern CrossResponded 9 April 2018

Thanks so much for your review Arif we're glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice accommodations for our tour group: clean, comfortable, everything we needed. Good breakfast buffet. Easy walk to the octagon, train station, Settlers Museum & Brewery. Has a gorgeous entry to their upstairs casino.

Thank JeepMom05
Response from Kate W, Guest Relations Manager at Scenic Hotel Southern CrossResponded 6 April 2018

That's great to hear thanks so much and we hope you enjoy the remainder of your tour.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Casino and Gambling
Details
Price range
US$111 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Family Hotel in Dunedin
#12 Business Hotel in Dunedin
#17 Luxury Hotel in Dunedin
#18 Romantic Hotel in Dunedin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$111 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Family Hotel in Dunedin
#12 Business Hotel in Dunedin
#17 Luxury Hotel in Dunedin
#18 Romantic Hotel in Dunedin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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sastravelbydesign
24 January 2017|
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Response from TamaraWhite22 | Property representative |
Hi sastravelbydesign, Thanks for your questions, unfortunately we do not have a car rental available at the hotel but we do have a couple of rental places that are just up the block from us which is frequently used. We... More
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annibags
6 August 2016|
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Response from Ren H | Reviewed this property |
By prior arrangement with the hotel
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richard J
6 March 2015|
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Response from Kim M | Property representative |
Hi Richard, Scenic Hotel Southern Cross does offer parking at a fee of $12.00 per day. There is alternative parking available in surrounding areas.
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"We did not stay at this hotel but may well do next time round."
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"Higher level suites."
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"We were on the second floor (from memory) and no problems at all. No complaints here."
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"Ask for one that is clean and has A/C"
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