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Individually decorated, individually furnished, free WiFi, linens
Individually decorated, individually furnished, free WiFi, linens
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Individually decorated, individually furnished, free WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

4.1 out of 5 Very good
141 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Kitchen
Business Services
Laundry

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 Otago6 min walk
Popular LocationOlveston11 min walk
AirportDunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.)29 min drive

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Double Room, Private Bathroom

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2

Single Room, Private Bathroom

4/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (4 Beds)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1

Single Room, Shared Bathroom

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1

Deluxe Studio, 1 Queen Bed

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2

Twin Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 2

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (6 Beds)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1

Shared Dormitory, Women only (6 Beds)

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1

Standard Double Room, Shared Bathroom

3.6/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1

Twin Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2

About this area

Dunedin

Kiwis Nest - Hostel is located in Dunedin. Olveston and Dunedin Town Hall are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Otago Museum and Dunedin Railways. New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame 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 - 6 min walk
  • Olveston - 11 min walk
  • Dunedin Town Hall - 14 min walk
  • St. Paul's Cathedral - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Dunedin Railway Station - 19 min walk
  • AirportDunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 29 min drive

Restaurants

  • Captain Cook - 3 min walk
  • Fish Hook - 4 min walk
  • Capers - 4 min walk
  • The Fix - 6 min walk
  • The Good Earth cafe - 6 min walk

About this property

Kiwis Nest - Hostel

3-star Dunedin hostel in Dunedin City Centre, walk to University of Otago
A microwave in a common area, a fridge in a common area and dry cleaning are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a computer station and free newspapers are on-site. All 19 rooms offer free WiFi and fridges.
Kiwis Nest - Hostel offers 19 forms of accommodation. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen.

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
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free nearby parking
  • Limited parking spaces

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Computer station

More

  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

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

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Kiwis Nest Hostel Dunedin
Kiwis Nest Hostel
Kiwis Nest Dunedin
Kiwis Nest
Kiwis Nest - Hostel Dunedin
Kiwis Nest - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Kiwis Nest - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Dunedin

Frequently asked questions

Is Kiwis Nest - Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Kiwis Nest - Hostel?
Self-parking is free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at Kiwis Nest - Hostel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Kiwis Nest - Hostel?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Where is Kiwis Nest - Hostel located?
Located in Dunedin City Centre, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Otago Museum and University of Otago. The Octagon and Forsyth Barr Stadium are also within 1 mile (2 km). Dunedin Railway Station is 19 minutes by foot.
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4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
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A very clean backpackers accommodation, Clean White linen, daily cleaned place, well maintained and friendly staff. My mattress was sinking a bit. My daughters was very good. Very close to the university, cafes, to the town/ shopping.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
very nice stay really enjoyed it. nice and close location to pretty much everything in north Dunedin. Would stay here again :)
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with group
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Very clean and tidy. Staff were co-operative and very helpful. I would definitely stay at Kiwis Nest Hostel
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Classic Dunedin styled house . Different levels, lots of spaces to eat or make food or to lounge.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2020