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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This place doesn't look like much, but it was comfortable, warm, clean and the 3-bedroom unit was huge! Large kitchen, big TV in the lounge and master bedroom. The beds were comfy. It's not a high class hotel, but if you're travelling on a budget with a family, I would recommend. I'll be booking this place again.

Thank Bebe F
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We stayed in the three bedroomed unit (we had booked the two bedroomed one but the owner kindly upgraded us) and we were so surprised by how big the unit was - it was more like a small house than a motel unit. Loads of space for travellers to spread out. I felt that this motel offered real value for...

Thank 919deborahl
Sydney Australia
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Decor nan would love. Clean. Comfy size and complimentary coffee etc. queen bed. Free parking. Husband loved the reclining tv chairs. Try to get a room closer to the back. Not a busy road but you can hear the road noise. 3km from the octagon. Well priced and did the job. Good for short stays.

Thank AeroDDD
Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 December 2015

All you need in a motel. Plenty of space in the unit. Comfortable bed and pillows, just what you need for a great sleep. You would not know you are in a city as far as noise goes. Just a short drive to the CBD.

Thank mrsdiverq
Warners Bay, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2015

My husband and I stayed at this motel on the 25th August 2015 and loved it, the room was large and comfortable, location was great all in all a great place we would stay there again in a heartbeat, the price was really affordable and have to say we were surprised at how great the place was

Thank Jammum62
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Stayed for a week in an apartment. Plenty of space, good parking and warm. Reception was helpful and check in check out was smooth. Shower water pressure is not great but that was the only negative foe me. Enjoyed my stay.

Thank nick k
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Stayed in a bedsit room. We a good comfortable stay. Bathroom could have been a bit bigger, as it was quite a squeeze when using the toilet. Heater was a very old oil heater that had to be turned right up to get any heat, and you had to turn on the switch for the light and then push the...

Thank skycafe2015
Wanaka, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 May 2015

Great rate, good value large bedsit with own amenities. Very clean and tidy. Pet friendly. Thank you to hosts who had our fur child for a few hours, we so appreciated it. So good of their fur children who had to share thier space with our spoilt one. Would certainly recommend. Not noisy even in front room of the lovely...

Thank Maree H
Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

We had a pleasant one night-stay at the Arcadian Motel - our room was spacious, clean and quiet, the bed extremely comfy, the owner very friendly. Another plus: the free wifi and SkyTV. Great value for the money. We would defintely recommend!

Thank SoDeViaje
Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 April 2015

We stopped here overnight on our journey around the South Island. Found the room clean and tidy, but seems a bit dated. The motel is on a road that does not appear busy, but does have a fair bit of truck movement during the night. I am nnot sure if the traffic noise would be less if you had a...

Thank Glen S

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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our motel is situated in a quiet suburban location, only minutes from the centre of Dunedin but on the route to the Otago Peninsula. We have a range of units of varying sizes suitable for individuals, couples, families or groups. We enjoy advising travellers of the many attractions Dunedin has to offer. See our web page for further details. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arcadian Motel

Address: 85 Musselburgh Rise | Sunshine, Dunedin 9013, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Price Range: €62 - €103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Arcadian Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Arcadian Hotel Dunedin
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#20 Family Hotel in Dunedin
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“As I didn't stay in one of the motel units I can't comment on them but stayed in the Bedsit & it was just what I needed”
 of 5 bubbles E8506JYgeraldb, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Close to St. Clair beach,”
 of 5 bubbles mareeh2014, 2 May 2015 | Read review
“Have stayed in a front unit and a rear unit and both were quiet enough to sleep well”
 of 5 bubbles Shandster007, 27 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Huge three bedroom unit.”
 of 5 bubbles 679phill, 11 Dec 2014 | Read review
“A room further from the road might be quieter, but it wasn't a busy road anyway”
 of 5 bubbles AlysonJ670, 2 Apr 2013 | Read review
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