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Guest reviews

4.7 out of 5 Exceptional
155 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Restaurant
Breakfast Available
Laundry
Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationOtago Museum4 min walk
Popular LocationUniversity of Otago5 min walk
Popular LocationOlveston13 min walk
AirportDunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.)29 min drive

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About this area

Dunedin

Located in Dunedin, 538 Great King Motel is in the city centre. Otago Museum and New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Olveston and First Church of Otago. Dunedin Railways and Dunedin Chinese Garden are also worth visiting.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Otago Museum - 4 min walk
  • University of Otago - 5 min walk
  • Olveston - 13 min walk
  • Dunedin Botanic Garden - 16 min walk
  • Dunedin Town Hall - 18 min walk

Getting around

  • Dunedin Railway Station - 2 min drive
  • AirportDunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 29 min drive

Restaurants

  • Captain Cook - 5 min walk
  • Fish Hook - 8 min walk
  • Capers - 8 min walk
  • The Fix - 8 min walk
  • Eureka - 9 min walk

About this property

538 Great King Motel

4-star motel, walk to University of Otago
This smoke-free motel features a restaurant, a coffee shop/café and dry cleaning. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, free newspapers and tour/ticket assistance. All rooms are individually furnished and feature free WiFi, free wired Internet and free weekday newspapers. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like microwaves and electric kettles.
538 Great King Motel offers 20 forms of accommodation with complimentary newspapers and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free uncovered self parking
  • Free nearby parking

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–11:30 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–11:30 AM on weekends: NZD 12.5-28 for adults and NZD 12.5-28 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Renovated entire property – March 2016
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Toaster

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 9:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Friday (7:00 AM - 9:00 PM) and Saturday - Sunday (8:00 AM - 8:30 PM)
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 12.5 and NZD 28 for adults, and NZD 12.5 and NZD 28 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

National rating

This Motel property has been rated 4 stars.

Property is also known as

538 Great King Motel Dunedin
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at 538 Great King Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, 538 Great King Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to 538 Great King Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at 538 Great King Motel?
As of Oct 20, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at 538 Great King Motel on Oct 21, 2020 start from CA $122, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is 538 Great King Motel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at 538 Great King Motel?
Self-parking is free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at 538 Great King Motel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at 538 Great King Motel?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is 538 Great King Motel located?
Located in the heart of Dunedin, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Otago Museum and University of Otago. Olveston and Dunedin Botanic Garden are also within 1 mi (2 km). Dunedin Railway Station is 29 minutes by foot.
4.7
Exceptional
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4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Nice property and they provided an early check-in. Rooms were modern and clean. Great cafe onsite. Very friendly service as well.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 5 nights in Jun 2020

3/5 Okay

Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Lovely people. Clean tidy warm rooms with good facilities and parking
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

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