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2017 Bledisloe Cup Dunedin - Accommodation descriptions

Larnach Castle:

Camp Estate: A glamorous new manor house, positioned on Castle land, offers privacy but yet has the advantage of access to the Castle and Garden. The rooms are luxuriously decorated, with particular detail being paid to our guests' comfort. Camp Estate is the perfect choice for retreats and weekend house parties.

Your Package includes – Camp Estate Accommodation, Breakfast and a Complimentary Visit to the Castle. We also offer a chance to dine at Larnach Castle (bookings must be made by 5pm), which is exclusive to our accommodation guests including a hosted half hour “Welcome to Larnach Castle” held before dinner each evening.

Larnach Lodge: is a new re-creation of a colonial farm building set in the gardens and grounds of award winning Larnach Castle, surrounded by a Garden of International Significance. Larnach Lodge has twelve individually decorated theme rooms, each with their own bathroom and tea and coffee making facilities. The rooms all have wonderful views from 1000 feet above sea level. The Lodge is a twenty-minute drive from the centre of Dunedin. Larnach Lodge is non-smoking.

Your Package includes – Lodge Accommodation, Breakfast, a Complimentary Visit to the Castle. We also offer a chance to dine at Larnach Castle (bookings must be made by 5pm), which is exclusive to our accommodation guests including a hosted half hour “Welcome to Larnach Castle” held before dinner each evening.

The Stable Stay Rooms: is in the historic Stables building, set in the gardens and grounds of award winning Larnach Castle, surrounded by a Garden of International Significance. The Stable Stay features six individual bedrooms (the beds are made up with sheets and warm coverings) each with tea and coffee making facilities. Towels and soap are provided. There are shared showers and toilet facilities. There is not a kitchen but meals are available. None of the rooms in the Stables come with views over the harbour. Downstairs in the Stables, there is a TV room for your convenience and also laundry facilities. . The Stables is a 20-minute drive from Dunedin Centre.

Your Package includes – Stable Stay Accommodation, Breakfast, a Complimentary Visit to the Castle. We also offer a chance to dine at Larnach Castle (bookings must be made by 5pm), which is exclusive to our accommodation guests and includes a hosted half hour “Welcome to Larnach Castle” held before dinner each evening.

Note, for those passengers staying at Lanarch Castle, shuttle transfers will be provided complimentary for We Love Rugby guests at scheduled departure times from the Castle to Dunedin City Centre and return.

Aurora on George:

Aurora on George, has been completely refurbished and offers a stylish 4.5-star motel, situated just 5 minutes’ walk from University of Otago, and 5 minutes’ drive from Forsyth Barr Stadium. Dunedin Airport is 40 minutes’ drive away.

Each suite has been architecturally designed and features a creative style with designer furniture and pops of colour. All rooms offer a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. An elevator provides easy access to the first floor, and there are also ground floor rooms to cater for all mobility requirements.

Kingsgate Dunedin:

Centrally located in Dunedin, the Kingsgate Hotel is a 3.5 star property offering spacious accommodation close to the city centre and next to the Fortune Theatre. Guests receive 30 minutes' of free Wi-Fi per day in the lobby and bar area.

The hotel offers 55 comfortable rooms with a private balcony including standard rooms or suites with separate sleeping and living areas. Each room has a modern en suite bathroom.

The hotel’s restaurant ‘Jimmy Cook’s Kiwi Kitchen’ is open daily for breakfast and dinners and offers a great selection of traditional New Zealand cuisine. All guests at the Kingsgate receive free access to the local swimming pool and gym.

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin is a short walk from the city centre; Otago Museum is a 15-minute walk away.

Distinction Hotel:

Distinction Dunedin Hotel has been elegantly refurbished to reflect the rich heritage of this 1930’s former post office. Conveniently located in Dunedin City Centre, this 4.5 star hotel features a restaurant, bar, and a fitness centre. Guests enjoy free unlimited WiFi.

All rooms offer a flat-screen TV and laundry facilities. They feature a minibar, toaster, and tea and coffee making facilities. The private bathroom includes a shower, hairdryer, and free toiletries.

Distinction Hotel Dunedin is 7 minutes’ walk from Toitu Otago Settlers Museum and 5 minutes’ drive from Forsyth Barr Stadium. Dunedin International Airport is 30 minutes’ drive away.

Pacific Park Motel:

Located in the heart of Maori Hill, Pacific Park Motel offers stylish accommodation. Each room at Pacific Park Dunedin features a flat-screen TV and central heating. There is also a microwave, refrigerator, tea/coffee making facilities and an en suite with a shower and a bathtub in every room.

Surrounded by native trees and gardens, Pacific Park Motel is a 5-minute drive from Cadbury World. It is 10 minutes’ drive to Taieri Gorge Railway and 30 minutes’ drive to Larnach Castle.

Quest Dunedin:

Quest is situated in the centre of Dunedin and is only 600 m from The Octagon. It offers modern apartments with a flat-screen cable TV with DVD player.

All of the open-plan apartments at Quest Dunedin feature a kitchenette with a microwave, refrigerator and tea and coffee making equipment.

Dunedin Cadbury World is across the road from the hotel. Dunedin Railway Station is only 450 m away. Larnach Castle, the only castle in New Zealand, is 25 minutes away by car.

Please note, breakfast daily is only included if staying at Lanarch Castle. All other properties breakfast is additional and would be paid directly to the property.