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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.

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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...

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Rayleigh
Reviewed 10 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...

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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.

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 21 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...

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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

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 9 January 2012

Booked last minute when we decided to visit Dunedin. Somewhat out of downtown with basic, somewhat shabby room. It did the trick but I wouldn't want to stay longer than a night or two.

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Brisbane, Qld
Reviewed 29 December 2011

We stayed at the Arcadian for one night while visiting Dunedin. The motel is actually in 2 parts - a typical motel style part and an old house next door with 2 bed and breakfast style rooms. When we arrived we were given one of the B&B style rooms. This was a really comfortable room and was quite stylish with...

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Akron, OH
Reviewed 23 December 2011

We stayed two nights here. The hotel is a couple of km from downtown, with easy access if you have a car. We ended up with a room in the 'house' part of the motel (Room J), which was a beautiful large room with small kitchenette and really nice bay window (it only had a view of the shrubs, but...

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Banora Point, NSW, Australia
Reviewed 11 June 2011

Absolutely great motel to stay at, great hosts who were so friendly. We were in Dunedin on bad news and so it was nice to be shown such great hospitality at such a hard time. There were 6 of us staying in a two bedroom room for 5 nights, and for us aussies who felt the cold, the room was...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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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: RM301 - RM444 (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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Also Known As:
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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