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Garden Motel

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958 George Street, Dunedin 9016 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks John and Bonnie for yet another great experience in Dunedin. These guys are so welcoming and go the extra mile for their guests. Rooms are beautifully clean and electric blankets on all beds, which incidentally are very comfy. We always stay here as the...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

John & Bonnie are fabulous proprietors and go out of their way to make sure everything is tip top and are helpful with anything you might need. Units are clean, tidy and have everything you need including excellent heating and electric blankets when cold. Always...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Stayed here three years ago and it was good but a bit scruffy. They've refurbished the place and done it well. The new proprietor is as friendly and helpful as the previous one and altogether this is one of the best provincial motels in NZ.

Thank Travellinghack
Response from _jshepp79, Owner at Garden MotelResponded 5 July 2018

Hello and thank you for your review of our motel. We are glad you liked our motel and look forward to seeing you back again. Regards John

Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is the 4th or 5th time that we have stayed here. We always enjoy the location and the easy of getting to your room. As we travel with children and before with our dog it is good that you can park right outside your...More

Thank ryajon
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Great kitchenette , large bathroom , electric blankets, heating excellent on cold Dunedin days , on site car parking, roomy, excellent customer Service and very clean and affordable. Great location near CBD.

Thank milnefamily71
Response from _jshepp79, Owner at Garden MotelResponded 5 June 2018

Hello, Thank you for your kind review of our motel. We are glad that we met your expectations. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Regards, John

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Looking for somewhere to stay that is affordable, well-appointed, close to the city, comfortable and clean? No matter what the purpose of your visit to Dunedin, whether it's a "home away from home" you ...More want, or you just want to "get away from home," you need look no further than our motel. We have 16 non-smoking units ranging from small studios to 2-bedroom units (including 2 wheelchair access units). Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast Available
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$73 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Garden Hotel Dunedin
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$73 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Garden Hotel Dunedin
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
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Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (17)
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"Have the heating turned on before you arrive in winter."
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"lovely comfy bed"
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"An excellent family room with a King sized bed and a single."
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"we stayed in a two bedroom unit which had everything we needed, comfortable and warm in winter, close to the..."
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