We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 55 Dunedin hotels

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   10 Smith Street, Dunedin 9001, New Zealand
Hotel amenities
Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Save Saved
You added Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin to your Saves list
Ranked #36 of 55 Hotels in Dunedin
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
wendy14214 Invercargill, New Zealand
Write a Review

205 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    25
    98
    61
    16
    5
See reviews for
49
70
12
35
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (35)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (205)
  • Mar-May only
    (71)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (50)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (33)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (51)
All months
Invercargill, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great place to stay with good pricing, and the upgraded us to the executive suite...unsure why, unless the somehow knew it was my husbands birthday?? Views across town, lovely at night with all the lights. Quiet ..

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My standard central-city Dunedin hotel accommodation, first impressions of the slightly dated exterior belie the consistently clean & comfortable rooms, friendly service, and the sunny north-facing location a short walk from the Octagon & central city. I stayed in a 5th (top) floor junior suite - the small balcony, with sweeping views over the city, was a very pleasant spot... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked Kingsgate Dunedin through a deal on GrabOne. It was in a good, central location - a perfect base for retail therapy! Spacious room, lovely bath, balcony and city views, yummy buffet breakfast. A perfect place for a weekend getaway. Would stay here again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
7 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is in a fantastic location- really close to the Octagon. The staff were really friendly and really helpful, despite being a little understaffed. The rooms were good, had everything you needed and were nice and clean. The walls were a little thin, you could hear the people in the rooms around but this was never a problem. Overall... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hamilton, New Zealand
Top Contributor
104 reviews 104 reviews
23 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is dated, but some rooms have been renovated to a good standard. I was lucky enough to get a fresh room, but my friends room was dark and desperately in need of updating. The staff were great, restaurant not good at all and I would get breakfast elsewhere. Poached eggs on bread from a per sliced packet.......no way,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Perfect location for spending time in the city. Close to shops, restaurants, theatre. There is no parking in the city or at theatre so hotel location very important. Kingsgate right in town and still quiet. Very clean and comfortable. Pleasant staff. Definately recommend.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Christchurch, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The moment I stepped into the room, it felt clean and tidy. The bed was comfy. Room was bright. Plenty of space. Bathroom was basic but also sufficiently clean. The rate was very reasonable at $105per night. The only downside was next door room Tv was against our wall where the beds are and the tv was played loud I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Stayed at the Kingsgate for 5 nights while attending a conference. Rates are reasonable. Room was tidy and clean, however, lights were very dim. Location is good, close to town hall where the conference was and close to the Octagon. Staff were professional and friendly, however, when ever we needed to order a drink in the bar, inevidently we had... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Very basic accommodation, which I would consider to be budget except for the price which was above what you would expect to pay. Location is good, just a couple of minutes walk from the Octagon, for restaurants and bars. Very thin walls in rooms, I was woken by someone snoring next door. Also we had a fire alarm activation at... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Christchurch, New Zealand
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I've stayed here occasionally since 2009. Service is great. Dining Room food very average - service excellent. Now there is no mini bar. Saved me a fortune but when I arrive I have always enjoyed a wine and some chips / peanuts after usually a long drive. One thing that has always annoyed me is the lack of plugs around... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Do you own or manage Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin

Address: 10 Smith Street, Dunedin 9001, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin 3.5*
Number of rooms: 55
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Priceline, Orbitz, World Independent Hotel Promotion, Hotels.com, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Dunedin Kingsgate Hotel

79 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (32)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (6)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Other (7)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (48)
Viewed
Room/suite (26)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin