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538 Great King Motel

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Certificate of Excellence
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews cafe next door onsite cafe otago university easy walk great location heated bathroom floors friendly manager rooms are modern bedroom unit convenience store great shower stay there again would highly recommend staying here plenty of parking good size full kitchen great place to stay
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the cleanest places I have ever stayed. The Motel has been completely refurbished to a high standard and no expense has been spared. It is evident to see that the owners, Pete and Morag, wanted to create a place that they...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Rachel M
Response from Pete and Morag F, Owner at 538 Great King MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Rachel. Yes, we set the bar high in terms of cleanliness and presentation and are fortunate to be backed up by a great house-keeping team. We love the garden court-yards - the gardener, who does it more for the love than the money,...More

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Our recent stay here was great in every way. Pete and Morag are wonderful hosts. We were made to feel very welcome. Our unit was well appointed and very clean. Very easy walk to the Octagon and parks. Would definitely recommend.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank RobynH1455
Response from Pete and Morag F, Owner at 538 Great King MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Robyn for staying for us and for your feedback. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay at 538 Great King; it was pleasure to have you here and we hope to see you again. Pete & Morag

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Great 2 night stay at 538 Great King Motel. Very handy to city and hospital where my partner was. I would definitely recommend this motel. Lots of restaurants in the area and within walking distance of the shopping area.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Mike F
Response from Pete and Morag F, Owner at 538 Great King MotelResponded 7 November 2018

Thanks very much Mike. We are pleased you had a great stay here and that you found the location handy. Hope to see you again. Pete & Morag

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

This place is ideal for visiting either the University of Otago or Dunedin Public Hospital (parking being impossible at either place) and it's easy walking distance to the CBD. The rooms are very clean and well presented and we appreciated the extra space of a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank IanfromRAK
Response from Pete and Morag F, Owner at 538 Great King MotelResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you Ian. We are pleased that you enjoyed the convenience and ambiance of 538 Great King. It is a great location, very handy to the hospital, the university and the CBD as you mentioned. And with Otago Museum just down the road, the botanical...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

Our Hawks wrestling team stayed at this motel for the national wrestling champs and we couldn't have chosen a better place to spend 3 nights in Dunedin. The modern decor was welcoming and the cleanliness and daily servicing of our units was A+! If we...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank brendataitoko
Response from Pete and Morag F, Owner at 538 Great King MotelResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you Brenda. It was a pleasure to have you all here and we were thrilled to hear about the team's success in the championships. All the best to you and the team for future events. We hope to have you all back again some...More

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Description
Welcome to 538 Great King Motel; the newest, funkiest 4 star motel in town! Ideally located, this is the closest motel to the University of Otago (250m) and just a short walk from town, the Museum, Dunedin More Hospital or the Botanic Gardens. This motel offers a range of stylish rooms to suit all requirements, from small cosy studios to family-sized two bedroom apartments. Excellent service, a tranquil garden setting, a comfortable bed, and an onsite cafe – what more could you want? Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
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Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$105 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$105 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
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Room & Suite (8)
Dining (2)
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"First floor rooms would be quieter"
Pohughie
16 Mar 2018
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"Ask to be away from any construction work."
Dublin2010-16
3 Jan 2018
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"Check out the next size up room; may be worth paying the extra"
Johngrimesh
14 Oct 2017
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"Outstandingly comfortable and friendly!"
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15 Aug 2017
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