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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice and cozy place. Wendy is always happy to help you if you have any questions or problem. WI Fi free and unlimited. I was staying in ensuite room this trip and it was an amazing. The kitchen and common areas are clean. I would recommend this place for your stay. You feel you are very welcome there.

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Roxburgh, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found service of a very good standard. Rooms and beds clean and tidy. Location for hospital visit and a evening meal was very close. Parking was easy to locate. outside front entrance. I would ask for a downstairs room next time as my wife found stairs steep but with care were manageable.

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on Kiwis Nest It was a pleasure to host such lovely guests Yes our stairs can be a a bit steep & yes we have ensuite rooms for $88 downstairs Looking forward to hosting you & your wife on your next visit Kind Regards Wendy & the kiwis...

Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hostel is only a 10 minutes walk from the City center, the atmosphere is great and all the facilities were very clean! I had a singlebed room for two nights and a doublebed room one night! The singlebed was spacious and quiet and I especially liked the heatingmatress:) the doublebed room even had a fridge and a TV and...

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing such a lovely review on Kiwis Nest We certainly like to make our guests very welcome & it was such a please to have you stay even with having to change rooms because of the busy season I hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels Kind Regards Wendy & the Kiwis Nest team...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Close to the town center, making it easier to walk around. Friendly staff. Clean accommodations. Comfortable beds. Off street parking was easy to find. Tons of restaurants close by as well as a grocery store.

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on Kiwis Nest Yes we are very lucky that we are so close to all the Restuarants in town We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Kiwis Nest Safe travels Kind Regards Wendy & the Kiwis Nest team 😀

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent a week in Dunedin at the Kiwi's Nest. I had a private room at an extremely reasonable rate. Though the building is old and could use a good updating all-around, it's very clean and the staff (especially Wendy and her crew) went out of our their way to assist me with any request - including a desk in...

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review on Kiwis Nest It is always our pleasure to help our guests where ever possible We are very lucky that Kiwis Nest is located to so many great places in Dunedin I hope you enjoy the rest of your travels around New Zealand Kind Regards Wendy...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The house is warming and it apply free coffee and tea.It is very great for tourists to relax.I think I will live if l go travel next time.Its location also very near the beautiful university,Otago.very recommend!

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Kiwis Nest We get great comments on our free wifi & our tea & coffee Glad you enjoyed your stay with us at Kiwis Nest Kind Regards Wendy & the Kiwis Nest team 😀

Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for two nights last week, we had two dorm beds in a four person dorm. It's a clean and homely hostel with a warm atmosphere. Has all the amenities you could need - kitchen, laundry, communal lounge. Only a short walk from the town centre with plenty of bars and restaurants to chose from. Would recommend staying...

Thank Emma C
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 17 January 2017

very good location, just a few mins walk to city centre, maybe 20-30min to further sightes, but nice walk wont harm :) friendly and helpfull staff. only parking could be a bit tricky. dunedis is beautifull place to stay for a while

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Uddevalla, Sweden
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed here for a couple of night while visiting Dunedin. If you are after a simple, cheap and quiet place to stay i definitely recommend this. The building itself is quite old and the rooms are small and not well isolated but if you are simply just after a bed for a cheap rate and good...

Thank aleeexandrac
Wanaka, Otago, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 January 2017

A great central location with everything that you need. Good kitchen facilities and super friendly staff. A few car parks onsite too which was handy. Thanks for a great stay, would definitely recommend to others.

Thank CarolineB_NZ

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kiwisnest is like a home away from home,This huge villa is set in beautiful gardens on the main street of Dunedin . Surrounded by all the best Motels , accross the road from Otago University and Museum, a 5 min, flat walk from main shopping area, cafes , bars and restaurants. The ambiance of Kiwis Nest is suitable for a variety of guests from families to couples & singles. Rooms to suit all budgets. Friendly and helpful staff. Free WiFi. Limited Off Street Parking available at $5 per night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kiwis Nest

Address: 597 George St., Dunedin, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Price Range: ₹ 1,277 - ₹ 4,234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kiwis Nest 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Kiwis Nest Hotel Dunedin
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Dunedin
#7 Family Hotel in Dunedin
#9 Business Hotel in Dunedin
#10 Romantic Hotel in Dunedin
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