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    Wains Hotel Dunedin

    310 Princess Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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    • Excellent15%
    • Very good31%
    • Average35%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible6%
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    “off site” (7 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We booked this a while ago and leading up to the stay I was getting a bit nervous about it after reading some of the reviews again. On arrival I was pleasantly surprised by the reception area although nervous again by the antiqued lift! On...More

    Thank Simon81W
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Rather a tired building very much in need of refurbishment. The lift had stopped between floors which meant lugging our bags up three flights of stairs to our room. Luckily the helpful staff ran up and brought the elevator down to meet us on the...More

    Thank BigLouie2
    Response from WainsDunedin, General Manager at Wains Hotel DunedinResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear BigLouie2, Thank you for sharing your concerns about your stay. We are very excited to be undergoing a full refurbishment of the hotel early next year which will include the replacement of all of the bathrooms as well as furnishings and fittings. It is...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Profoundly Disappointing! We visited Dunedin for two days and our stay at Wains Hotel ruined the visit. The biggest (or rather smallest) problem was the room. Unlike the photos on the web we were relegated to the infamous room 608. It is a tiny box...More

    Thank ToverToo
    Response from WainsDunedin, General Manager at Wains Hotel DunedinResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear nztover, Thank you for sharing your feedback about your stay with us. I am sincerely sorry to hear how below par it was, it was awful to read how disappointed you were. We do truly care about our guests as we would have nothing...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Rather a tired building much in need of refurbishment. Lift stopped between floors which meant lugging heavy cases down a flight of stairs to get to our room. This was not mentioned when we checked in and there was no offer of help with luggage....More

    Thank Glenn48
    Response from WainsDunedin, General Manager at Wains Hotel DunedinResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Glenn48, Thank you for your review- I was looking out for it as you did assure me you would write one when we met on your departure from the hotel! Thanks also for accepting my offer of complimentary breakfast for you and your wife...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    very cute little hotel located close to everything in dunedin. the staff where helpful and friendly when we asked about parking the car over night as there is no technical carpark for this hotel. but there are options.... the lift is a old style lift...More

    Thank James C
    Response from WainsDunedin, General Manager at Wains Hotel DunedinResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear James C, Thank you very much indeed for your lovely review. It is fabulous to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and even experienced something new as well in the form of our old fashioned lift! Thanks again James C, I hope...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 74 - USD 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 48
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    • Location
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    • South Island >
    • Otago Region >
    • Dunedin
    • Also Known As
    • Accor Hotel Dunedin
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    "There are far better hotels in Dunedin for the price paid. Choose a room elsewhere. !!"
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    "Avoid room 608"
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    "Lower level if someone leaves the door open on the lift and you have to walk down stairs"
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    "Room with street view!"
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