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Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, Dunedin, New Zealand

4.5-starOfficial New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
123 Princes StreetDunedin9016New ZealandGreat location! See map

Luxury hotel with restaurant, near First Church of Otago
  • Free WiFi
Great location
Fantastic service
Rather comfortable
Amenities are not the best
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From 812 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, Dunedin, New Zealand

from NZ$201
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Superior Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Superior Room
  • Superior Room, Multiple Beds
  • xxxstandard king w/ harb v
  • xxStand 2 w harbour v
  • xxxxxsuperior king hv
  • xxxxxx
  • Superior Room, Connecting Rooms (King and 2 Doubles)
  • xxx
  • xxxxx
  • Superior Room, Connecting Rooms (King and 2 Queens)
  • Superior Room, Connecting Rooms (3 Queen and 2 Singles)
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed
  • Executive Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom
  • Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom, Harbor View
  • Executive Suite, 2 Bedrooms
  • Executive Room, Connecting Rooms
  • Executive King Room

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 121 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 8 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Valet parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
Working away
  • One meeting room
  • Conference center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Princes on Dowling - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Awards and 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.

Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, Dunedin, New Zealand’s small print

Also known as

  • Dunedin City Hotel
  • Dunedin City Scenic Hotel
  • Scenic Dunedin City
  • Scenic Dunedin City Hotel
  • Scenic Hotel
  • Scenic Hotel Dunedin City
  • Scenic Hotel Dunedin


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

Mandatory fees

A credit card is required at check-in with the cardholder present. If a credit card is unavailable, then a cash bond of $300 will be required at check-in.

Optional extras

Valet parking costs NZD 16.00 per day

Rollaway beds are available for an additional charge

Breakfast costs between NZD 10.00 and NZD 30.00 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, Dunedin, New Zealand


  • In Dunedin City Centre
  • First Church of Otago - 3 min walk
  • Speight's Brewery - 4 min walk
  • Toitu Otago Settlers Museum - 5 min walk
  • St. Paul's Cathedral - 5 min walk
  • Cadbury World - 7 min walk
  • New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame - 7 min walk
  • Otago Museum - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 30 min drive
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 213 reviews

Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, Dunedin, New Zealand
medium hostellerie
Christian, nz2 night trip
Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, Dunedin, New Zealand
Good location
Well located hotel. Parking is by valet but very good. Room was nice size and very comfortable. Staff very friendly and efficient.
David, nz1 night trip
Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, Dunedin, New Zealand
Very Good8.0
The room where we stayed was on the sunny side so it was pretty hot in the room even the window is open. But overall experience was very good! The comfort of city living can offer - accessible to food shops, resto-bars, convenience stores, easy commute and city attractions.
Mary, nz2 night romance trip
Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, Dunedin, New Zealand
Very Good8.0
Beds are amazing, had a great sleep and added benefit of asking for harbor view room during summer meant the room was a great temperature.
Kylie, nz1 night business trip
Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, Dunedin, New Zealand
Great Hotel
Great hotel friendly staff, and it’s right in the heart of the city.
Duncan, nz1 night trip

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Scenic Hotel Dunedin City, Dunedin, New Zealand

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