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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights last week, we had two dorm beds in a four person dorm. It's a clean and homely hostel with a warm atmosphere. Has all the amenities you could need - kitchen, laundry, communal lounge. Only a short walk from the town centre with plenty of bars and restaurants to chose from. Would recommend staying...

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review It was a pleasure to have you & your friend stay with us We are very lucky with our location just a short walk into town Safe travels Kind Regards Wendy & the Kiwis Nest team 😀

Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 17 January 2017

very good location, just a few mins walk to city centre, maybe 20-30min to further sightes, but nice walk wont harm :) friendly and helpfull staff. only parking could be a bit tricky. dunedis is beautifull place to stay for a while

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us Dunedin is a beautiful city with do much to see & explore Kind Regards Wendy & the Kiwis Nest team 😀

Uddevalla, Sweden
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed here for a couple of night while visiting Dunedin. If you are after a simple, cheap and quiet place to stay i definitely recommend this. The building itself is quite old and the rooms are small and not well isolated but if you are simply just after a bed for a cheap rate and good...

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review We work so hard to keep the backpackers very clean & yes the location is great Looking forward to hosting you on your return visit Kind Regards Wendy &other Kiwis Nest team 😊

Wanaka, Otago, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 January 2017

A great central location with everything that you need. Good kitchen facilities and super friendly staff. A few car parks onsite too which was handy. Thanks for a great stay, would definitely recommend to others.

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review It is always a pleasure to have such nice guests stay with us at Kiwis Nest Enjoy the rest of your travels around New Zealand 🇳🇿 Kind Regards Wendy & the Kiwis Nest team 😀

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Friendly staff who gave us a warm welcome. They showed us around the lovely historical building which used to be an old doctors rooms. Stayed in one of their ensuite rooms. Lovely and clean with comfortable beds. Nice and quiet.

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review on Kiwis Nest It is very much appreciated Safe travels Kind Regards Wendy & the Kiwis Nest team 😊

Reviewed 7 January 2017

I pre-booked to attend the NZ Masters Games held biannually in Dunedin. I had a great room with a handy kitchenette right outside the door. There are plenty of showers and toilets throughout the two level accommodation. Easy walking distance to the middle of town (10-15 minutes) with plenty of on street parking available at the door. I will certainly...

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much so for taking the time to write a review on Kiwis Nest It is always a pleasure having return visitor come back & stay with us We look forward to seeing you for the next games Kind Regards Wendy & Kiwis Nest team 😀

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Clean, easy to deal with and affordable. Kitchen and bedrooms were clean and towels were provided too. Location is close to central (octagon), lots of food shops around and the bus stop is just outside.

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Woe1, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review We are very lucky with our location being so central to town Safe travels Kind Regards Wendy & the Kiwis Nest team 😊

Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 December 2016

comfy and homely atmosphere - nice and friendly staff. the facilities are nice and clean. the location is great, because in the night it is quiet, but you can reach the center within 10 or 15 min. (walking distance)

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Wendy B, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank You so much for taking the time to write a review on Kiwis Nest It is very much appreciated We are certainly in a great spot just park the car up & walk into the town centre Kind Regards Wendy & the Kiwis Nest Team

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 27 December 2016

The double suite with all amenities was the perfect space to relax and in a great location to explore the city centre. The reserved parking spot was the cherry on top! We wish we had booked more nights!

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Wendy B, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review It so very much appreciated We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay here with us Safe travels Kind Regards Wendy & The Kiwis Nest Team

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 December 2016

An authentic house and friendly staff makes you feel at home. The complete facilities with three kithcen so you dont have to worry to cook in here. And the location is really close with octagon as the landmark of Dunedin. In summary, a homy hostel to visit

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Wendy B, Manager at Kiwis Nest, responded to this review

Thank you very much for you very kind review of Kiwis Nest We are pleased we made you feel at home with us !! Yes we have a large kitchen & small kitchen so even though a busy hostel, there is always room to cook & a nice walk into town Safe travels Regards Wendy & the Kiwis Nest Team

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kiwisnest is like a home away from home,This huge villa is set in beautiful gardens on the main street of Dunedin . Surrounded by all the best Motels , accross the road from Otago University and Museum, a 5 min, flat walk from main shopping area, cafes , bars and restaurants. The ambiance of Kiwis Nest is suitable for a variety of guests from families to couples & singles. Rooms to suit all budgets. Friendly and helpful staff. Free WiFi. Limited Off Street Parking available at $5 per night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kiwis Nest

Address: 597 George St., Dunedin, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Price Range: $27 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kiwis Nest 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Kiwis Nest Hotel Dunedin
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Dunedin
#7 Family Hotel in Dunedin
#9 Business Hotel in Dunedin
#10 Romantic Hotel in Dunedin
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