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Dunstan House

29 Sunderland St. | Central Otago, Clyde, New Zealand
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Dunstan House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Clyde, New Zealand
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The most wonderful historic accommodation in the historic main street of gorgeous Clyde. Hosts John and Maree just make it even better with their genuine passion for the area and their guests. Amazing.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Absolutely loved this very authentic historic hotel - if you've read the Illuminaries this will will take you straight into that era of the late 1800s. The room was extremely comfortable, the complimentary apperitif around the fire a nice touch and the breakfast spread was outstanding; and Judy the hostess very helpful. A wonderful place to start or finish the... More

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Saint Charles, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Maree and John were very friendly and helpful--we felt like family visiting. The ensuite rooms are spacious, beds comfortable, fresh flowers on the bedside table. At breakfast, tables had lit candles--charming--and the buffet was delicious. They are generally feeding people who are about to bike the Otago Central Rail Trail, and they send you out well fed! Make sure you... More

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North Shore City, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Wonderful and very helpful hosts with great Southern hospitality. We had a double room with ensuite upstairs and loved the history we could only touch on. Are planning how we can come back again just to taste your hospitality

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Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Tahnk you for your very warm welcome and an extremely pleasant and comfortable stay at Dunstan House. The breakfast and interesting talk about the history of Clyde and surrounds set us up well for our first day on the Trail.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Hospitality and historical experience wonderful. Hosts happy to accommodate your every need. Breakfast best continental we had on trip of 2x weeks. Small touches like fresh preserved fruit and jams, fresh croissants.

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SF Bay Area
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54 reviews 54 reviews
17 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The Dunston House in Clyde is like a trip to the past without any of the inconvenience or low tech of a Victorian B&B. The Dunston House is located in “downtown” Clyde which is a charming former Gold Rush town. Clyde can be the beginning or the end of the Otago Rail Trail ride, and in either case, the Dunston... More

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
63 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We booked a night in this property at the start of the Otago Central Rail Trail based on the fact it is a beautiful heritage building that sounded wonderful. Photos of the building get plenty of exposure in tourism publicity for the Otago region. We wanted to stay in a charming old building and were prepared to pay a premium... More

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Maree D, Owner at Dunstan House, responded to this review

We have noted points raised in your review however we wish to clarify the 'major' factor. You state your preference was to stay in a premier heritage room and you were prepared to pay for this. Had you booked directly with us or communicated this preference on arrival, we would have ensured your expectation was met as our premier Suite... More

Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Wonderful old time hotel, modernised without losing the charm of the era in which it was built. It was a delight staying here. While the house does not provide dinner or lunch, breakfast is available. Options aplenty to eat at night.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

An absolute gem of a property, in a magnificent part of the world, run by the most charming and hospitable couple. The rooms were perfect. The whole place evokes nostalgia for a bygone era that you can't help but long for whilst staying in this gorgeous town. I've already recommended to friends, and will definitely visit again. Thanks Maree and... More

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Address: 29 Sunderland St. | Central Otago, Clyde, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Clyde

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