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Commodore Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Owaka
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having stayed at this motel several times before and enjoyed my visits I booked my stay for my son's graduation without checking to see if things may have changed since I was last here. The rooms are still large and the location perfect for visiting offspring studying at Otago University. Bonus, the washing machine was free of charge! Unfortunately I...

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Staff were exceptionally friendly at all times - we got quite a lot of noise from the road and outside as this hotel is located on a fairly busy strip. This being said it's close to lots of things and was clean and had plenty of space. The shower in the master bedroom was pretty average - not great water...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

In Dunedin for a sporting weekend, group of 11. Two units , the large family one in particular suited our needs perfectly. Spotlessly clean, cosy, big well equipped kitchen. Everything appears to have been modernised. Great value, we will be back.

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Stayed there for two nights. Late check-inn, no problem. Friendly helpful staff. Room? No we had a kitchen/living room with two beds and one level up a separate bedroom. Maybe all a bit outdated, but well maintained, clean and fresh. Coffee and breakfast nearby, takes a 25 minutes walt to the Octagon. Enough free parking.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 January 2017

A last minute booking that was needed as initial plans were thwarted. Pleasant staff interested in ensuring comfort, Great location ,next to botanical gardens, Countdown, second hand book shops . Healthy stroll up hill to Knox college. Importantly this motel is immaculate, bed excellent and towels a plenty. Has prompt taxi support if needed, McDonald's 2 streets over, served up...

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Ashburton, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Staff helpful and friendly and made changes to accommodate us, rooms good clean bright and north facing, access easy, have stayed in several other Dunedin motels in past but will come back to Commodore next time. Location is to north of most other Dunedin motels but handy to gardens and supermarket and road access to central city is 4-5 minutes...

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 24 November 2016

The motel is right next to the botanic gardens and about a ten minute walk from the university. I had a one bedroom that was clean but a little cramped. Like most motel rooms in NZ, the room had a small kitchenette. There is a grocery store within a 5 minute walk (on the other side of the botanic garden)....

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed 4 nights here. Service was excellent. Room clean and bright. Staff friendly and helpful. Will definitely recommend to anyone who wants a stress free vacation stay. We left today and left behind 2 baby items which they were so sweet to contact us. We didn't realize that we have left it behind. Now that's great service!

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Omarama
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Four of us in 2 bed disabled unit. Spacious enough and could move furniture to suit. Bathroom smelled musty and staff are aware and indicated this needed to be rectified. Linen good, great fridge/freezer combo in kitchen. The real big plus of this place is their staff. Places I've stayed in, no matter the rating, turn into unpleasant places to...

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Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed at the Commodore in a two bedroom unit with my daughter and granddaughter. The unit has most things you would need for an overnight stay. The bed was a little hard but warm enough. The decor is pleasant enough but the kitchen and bathroom areas could do with a little updating. Satisfactory for an overnight stay.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Commodore is a 4 Star Qualmark quality assured Rated Motel which offers clean, comfortable, and modern accommodation. We have a great team of staff who are passionate about Dunedin and what it has to offer. Our selection of rooms is from the standard studio for 1 or 2 people, right through to large family room fully equipped sleeping up to 8. We are located on State Highway 1 at the north end of the city, just next door to Dunedin's famous Botanic Gardens. This is a fantastic place to let the kids blow off some steam. Affiliated with Dunedin's top golf courses with great advice to offer. Dunedin Hospital is a short walk, Otago University is 2-3 min. walk away, the ForsythBarr Stadium is a 20min stroll, and the Octagon is a 20min stroll. we offer the full package for your time in Dunedin. Come and stay and let the team at Commodore show you true hospitality Southern Style. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Commodore Motel

Address: 932 Cumberland Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Price Range: $131 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Commodore Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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Hotel Style:
#14 Family Hotel in Dunedin
#26 Luxury Hotel in Dunedin
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“As far from the road as possible”
jess_cher, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Only 2 levels , fresh air , clean spacious , quiet was my experience in front of motel”
  • View from ground floor window
kaylaracy, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on road frontage have some noise”
JoeBfromAsh, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Take Ground Floor rooms for Quick Exit”
ShrenikAjmera, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Best rooms are furthest away from a road that can be busy”
737russelld, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
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