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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2012

We were return customers, having stayed here many years ago and while the hosts had changed the hospitality had not. While not 5 star the motel is clean, tidy and has everything you need. the hosts are very friendly and helpful and the units serviced every day. Definately the place to stay in Dunedin

Thank roaming_mum
Reviewed 21 November 2012

Owner and employees all are very nice!  We arrived before noon, but they our unit ready.  Like most motels in New Zealand, we parked the car right in front, but there was plenty of space so it did not seem like you were driving into the front door like some other motels!   We stayed in a one bedroom unit...

Thank LaoBlue
Reviewed 5 September 2012

we stayed here for one night. the room was what looked like part of the old house and whilst it was a very big room this did make it quite cold and it did take a lot of heating. there wasn't a kitchen area as such but a fridge, tea/coffee making facilities and a toaster all inside a cupboard. the...

Thank cath_and_rob
Reviewed 31 August 2012

Kind and helpful host, room clean, tidy and quiet. Although the weather is cold outside but we felt very warm inside. The location of motel is easy to find.

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Thank ShirleyLHk
Waimate, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 June 2012

My third visit, and again had a good experience. A clean room, good bed, cooking facilities (really appreciated the good knives), and an easy walk to shops and supermarket. A quieter part of town and everyone was very friendly and helpful. All for a good price. Appreciated the free WiFi,too.

Thank Lori K
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 May 2012

We stayed here for 1 night in January and were very satified. We had a room in the house - downstairs - rather than the traditional motel type rooms. Everything was clean, it was a large room with a small area to make drinks/breakfast, sofa and TV, free wi-fi was appreciated. This was the cheapest place we stayed in in...

Thank cheerychappie
Reviewed 9 March 2012

We had booked a studio room but on arrival were told because they had double booked we had been upgraded to a room with a full kitchen and extra large king bed!! Motel easy to find the road is south of Dunedin city centre and just at the base of the otago peninsula. Room was lovely and clean, and the...

Thank RayleighTasha_1985
Te Anau, null, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 March 2012

Friendy Hosts, Nice Part of Town, good rate. New Furnishings in a late 70s retro building. Very Tidy and clean, will be back.

Thank Pauline N
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 20 January 2012

We stay here every year over Christmas. This year we arrived much earlier than the check-in time -- a good 4 hours earlier! The hosts were gracious and gave us the only room they had available which was an upgrade - but they charged us the same rate. If you're looking for luxury, this place ain't it. But it's always...

Thank BlueKitsy
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 January 2012

We find the Arcadian, friendly, understanding, customer focussed, very clean and good beds. The Motel may be considered a little dated but has kept up a good appearance and modern facilities. Recommended for those who want a comfortable, quiet stay

Thank keith g

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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • 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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