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Scenic Hotel Southern Cross

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Premium bedding, minibar, desk, iron/ironing board
Executive Suite, 2 Bedrooms | Premium bedding, minibar, desk, iron/ironing board
Suite, 1 King Bed, Tower | Premium bedding, minibar, desk, iron/ironing board
Standard Room, 1 King Bed | Premium bedding, minibar, desk, iron/ironing board

Overview of Scenic Hotel Southern Cross

Scenic Hotel Southern Cross

4.5-star property
Luxury hotel with 2 restaurants, near Dunedin Casino

8.4/10 Very good

1,016 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Refrigerator
  • Bathtub
The price is NZ$199
Price available on 03/02/2023
Map
118 High Street, Dunedin, 9016

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Dunedin City Centre

Getting around

  • Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 24 min drive
  • Dunedin Railway Station - 10 min walk

Restaurants

  • Vanguard - 2 min walk
  • Etrusco at the Savoy - 4 min walk
  • Pequeno - 5 min walk
  • Jizo - 5 min walk
  • Vogel St Kitchen - 5 min walk

About this property

Scenic Hotel Southern Cross

Scenic Hotel Southern Cross is a great choice for a stay in Dunedin. Guests can visit the fitness centre for a workout or grab a bite to eat at Carlton Restaurant, which is one of 2 restaurants and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. The comfortable beds and helpful staff get great marks from fellow travellers.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 178 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 3 AM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children (11 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding
  • Babysitting*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • On-site self-parking (NZD 20.00 per day)
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 coffee shops
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)
  • Babysitting (surcharge)

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fitness centre

Accessibility

  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 29-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
  • Films for purchase

Home comfort

  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding
  • Free cot/infant bed

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Fridge

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Carlton Restaurant – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Ports OCall Grill – This restaurant only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

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

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.5 per cent

Children & extra beds

  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Rollaway beds are available for NZD 35.0 per day

Parking

  • Self-parking costs NZD 20.00 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

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.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

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Frequently asked questions

Does Scenic Hotel Southern Cross offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Scenic Hotel Southern Cross does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Scenic Hotel Southern Cross?
As of 1 February 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Scenic Hotel Southern Cross on 3 February 2023 start from NZ$199, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Scenic Hotel Southern Cross?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Scenic Hotel Southern Cross?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Scenic Hotel Southern Cross?
Yes. Self-parking costs NZD 20.00 per day.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Scenic Hotel Southern Cross?
You can check in from 2 PM - 3 AM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
Is there an on-site casino at Scenic Hotel Southern Cross?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Dunedin Casino (1-min walk) is nearby.
What is there to do at Scenic Hotel Southern Cross and nearby?
Maintain your daily exercise routine at the gym.
Are there restaurants at or near Scenic Hotel Southern Cross?
Yes, there are 2 on-site restaurants. Nearby restaurants include Etrusco at the Savoy (4-min walk), Pequeno (5-min walk) and Jizo (5-min walk).
What's the area around Scenic Hotel Southern Cross like?
Scenic Hotel Southern Cross is in Dunedin City Centre, a short 1-minute walk from Dunedin Casino and 3 minutes' walk from Speight's Brewery. Travellers say that this hotel is in a good location.

Reviews

8.4

Very good

8.7/10

Cleanliness

8.6/10

Staff & service

7.9/10

Amenities

8.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.2/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

Paul, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Abdullah, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Room smelt as if someone had been smoking in it
Jill, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Rhuddhesh, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great stay!
Stayed in a Queen Suite and was very happy with the room and hotel location
Jan, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Room is ok though no AC available. Carpet is really old. Restaurant on the ground floor serves amazing food. Kudos to chef and the staff.
1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nice
Nice stay, beds were comfy and shower was good. Nice and quiet also.
Jan, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Nice hotel in downtown setting. One can tell at one time it was a fine property. Still, very clean, large rooms. Friendly and helpful staff.
James J, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Central
lindsay, 5-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Good as usual
Jody, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review