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Highbrae Guesthouse

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Experience a taste of the early days of one of New Zealand's oldest cities, while enjoying twenty-first century comfort. Highbrae Guesthouse was built on Dunedin's High Street Cable Car route in 1908. Its early Edwardian architecture featuring many art nouveau characteristics. Today, this impressive home, which offers spectacular views of the city, the ocean, the harbour, as well as easy access to all attractions, also provides first class bed and breakfast accommodation to its guests. The three upstairs guest rooms are carefully maintained to preserve their character for visitors, who delight in the many original features.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Family Rooms
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All reviews high street shared bathroom old victorian dunedin city centre great place to stay stephen hill cereal
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Reviewed 2 March 2010

We stayed for one night during my backpack trip in New Zealand, and this has got to top the accomodations for the hole journey. This all has to to with stephen, being the most friendly and kind host, as well as the old adorable house...More

Date of stay: February 2010
Thank draagaak
Reviewed 13 February 2010

This bed and breakfast was wonderful. It was very comfortable, clean, relaxing, and welcoming. Stephen and Finny are great hosts. Our room was lovely, and the view was phenomenal. Stephen is so knowledgeable about the area, and when we needed to get medical care, was...More

Date of stay: December 2009
Thank LizaTexas
Reviewed 4 January 2010

This B&B is in a neighborhood with several other B&Bs. It is high on a hill overlooking the city center and harbor. There are several nice parks nearby and it is a short drive to most Dunedin attractions. I cannot speak to the public transit....More

Date of stay: December 2009
Thank nicklaszlo
Reviewed 11 December 2009

When you walk into Highbrae Guesthouse, you feel like you have just walked into a 100 year old home on High Street (one of the many slanted streets in Dunedin), and that's because you have. Since 2001 (I think), Stephen and his wife, Fienie, have...More

Date of stay: December 2009
Thank andubatman
Reviewed 22 November 2009

I spent four nights at Highbrae Guesthouse and thoroughly enjoyed my stay. My room was sunny, spacious and comfortable with a view of the city and harbour. The location was close enough to walk down the hill to the central city yet had plenty of...More

Date of stay: November 2009
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"All rooms have good views"
9 May 2017
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"All the rooms have good views - the front room is probably best."
28 May 2016
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"All rooms are good. If possible, book the suite which is very spacious with kitchenware and has own in-room..."
12 May 2015
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"The room at the back of the house, top of the stairs, has an incredible view. (so might the others; we..."
24 Mar. 2015
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