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Overview of Scenic Hotel Southern Cross

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Guest reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
1,355 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available

Map

Highlights

Popular LocationDunedin Casino1 min walk
Popular LocationSpeight's Brewery3 min walk
Popular LocationFirst Church of Otago6 min walk
AirportDunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.)27 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-675-4318
  • Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Tower

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 646 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Tower

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 646 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 344 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Executive Suite, 2 Bedrooms

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 646 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 King Beds
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  • Presidential Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 646 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 366 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Superior Twin Room, 2 Double Beds

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Superior Room, Connecting Rooms (2 King Beds)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 840 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 King Beds
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  • Superior Suite, Connecting Rooms (2 King Beds)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 840 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 King Beds
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  • Presidential Suite, 1 Bedroom, Connecting Rooms

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 646 sq ft
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Double Beds OR 1 King Bed
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About this area

Dunedin

Located in Dunedin, Scenic Hotel Southern Cross is in the city center. Dunedin Public Art Gallery and Regent Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include The Octagon and First Church of Otago. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Forsyth Barr Stadium or Edgar Centre.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dunedin Casino - 1 min walk
  • Speight's Brewery - 3 min walk
  • Dunedin Public Art Gallery - 6 min walk
  • First Church of Otago - 6 min walk
  • Toitu Otago Settlers Museum - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Dunedin Railway Station - 16 min walk
  • Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 27 min drive

Restaurants

  • Carlton Restaurant – Restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
  • Ports OCall Grill – Restaurant with a bar. Serves dinner.

About this property

Scenic Hotel Southern Cross

Luxury Dunedin hotel in Dunedin City Centre, walk to The Octagon
This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 2 coffee shops/cafés, 24-hour room service, and a business center. All 178 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service, and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find refrigerators, minibars, and premium bedding.
Scenic Hotel Southern Cross offers 178 accommodations with minibars and complimentary newspapers. Beds feature premium bedding. 29-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies.
Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Self parking: NZD 18.00 per day

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–10 AM: NZD 33 for adults and NZD 16.50 for children
2 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
1 bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Fitness center

Family friendly

Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Dry cleaning service
Free cribs/infant beds
Laundry facilities
Refrigerator

Conveniences

Elevator
Front-desk safe

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English

Business services

Business center
Meeting rooms
Conference space

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Free cribs/infant beds
Linens
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hair dryer
Shower/tub combination
Towels

Entertainment

29-inch LCD TV
Pay movies
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Minibar
Refrigerator

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Free newspapers
Iron/ironing board

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 3 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 11 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 35.0 per day
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 33 for adults and NZD 16.50 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: NZD 18.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 35.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 percent

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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Up to 2 children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 star plus and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

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Guest reviews

4.4
Excellent
5 - Excellent
705
4 - Good
507
3 - Okay
96
2 - Mediocre
30
1 - Poor
17
4.4
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
4.0
Amenities
4.1
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

We liked how it was close to everything we needed, was quiet, clean and staff were very helpful

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

I didnt realise casino was in same location. One night there was a lot of noise on my level.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities

The location was very good short walk to City and next to casino and Speights brewery Property was a bit dated

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020