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Hotel St Clair

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   24 Esplanade | Saint Clair, Dunedin 9012, New Zealand (Formerly St Clair Beach Resort)
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Ranked #8 of 54 hotels in Dunedin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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New Zealand
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have stayed here twice and the rooms both times have been very clean and quiet with everything you need for a short stay. Both times the rooms have been $135 and stated to us as having only a partial sea view but both rooms have had wonderful views of the sea and hillside from the balcony and seating area... More

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Sydney, Australia
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107 reviews 107 reviews
30 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliantly located right next to the beach. Much better than staying in the city centre. Parking was free and easy. The restaurant breakfast was really good. Only issue was the wifi was terrible and they had no phone in the unit to check if there was a problem with it. When I asked the next day they said they were... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

By far the best accommo in dunedin that I've tried... Even though the underground parking was a pain, the rooms definitely made up for it... Perfect bed, perfect shower... Oh and having Discovery Channel was a major plus

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Alexandra, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked direct on the website for a weekend room price which was better than a motel. Immaculate and very spacious studio room, very tasteful furnishings, nice lounge area, comfy large soft bed, good heating, stunning bathroom with a nice deep bath and delightful views from the balcony and a nice array of quality drink sachets and toiletries. Has a microwave... More

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We had a studio, and it was huge. Very luxurious, the bathroom was gorgeous and has many free toiletries. I wouldn't have described it as having a 'kitchenette' but the tea & coffee facilities were good, little use for the plates and cutlery when there's nothing to cook with. No free wifi!! Only an Ethernet cable - most people have... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This restaurant delivers the meal experience and classy relaxing atmosphere with the expectation that you just hang out for!!!.For me it ticks all the boxes. This restaurant is usually my 1st recommendation to Dunedin visitors.

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Sydney, Australia
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84 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

It may seems at first test the hotel us located a bit far out from the city centre, but it is deceptively close. And you must request a room overlooking the beach. The rooms are a good size with a small kitchenette and lounge. The bed is large but my complaint was it is way too soft for my liking.... More

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Oamaru, New Zealand
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46 reviews 46 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Had a lovely stay here, beautiful room, lovely view of the surf. The restaurant is fabulous, except they charged $18.00 for a bloody mary. This place is great if you want to get away from it all, and yet be amongst it.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I stay at Hotel St Clair every month for 3-4 nights on business and look forward to my sumptuous home away from home. The service is excellent, the rooms spacious clean, and the bed - Devine!!! The restaurant is of the highest standard and I am treated exceptionally by the chef's and the staff who go out of their way... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I have stayed in a lot of hotels and can honestly say this is the first accomodation of any type that I have stayed in that has been so perfect. The cleanliness,quality of fittings,comfort made for a very relaxing stay.The photo I got of the sunrise was an added bonus!

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Address: 24 Esplanade | Saint Clair, Dunedin 9012, New Zealand (Formerly St Clair Beach Resort)
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel St Clair 4*
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St Clair Beach Hotel Dunedin

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#5 Luxury Hotel in Dunedin #8 Business Hotel in Dunedin #8 Romantic Hotel in Dunedin #11 Family Hotel in Dunedin
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Hotel St Clair is perched directly above the white sands of St Clair Beach and represents Dunedin's finest beachfront living. Built with the environment in mind, this boutique hotel offers 26 contemporary rooms - each beautifully designed and furnished to complement the stunning South Pacific Ocean that dominates the views. ... more   less 
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