Exclusive rates have been secured at the below accommodation providers. Bookings can be made via the online registration process.

All prices are in NZD and are per room, per night and include goods and services tax (GST) at 15%.

Distinction Dunedin

6 Liverpool Street 
2.2km from University of Otago | 35 minute walk 

Executive Studio | $315 per night
One Bedroom Suite | $285 per night
Studio | $265 per night

Distinction Hotels Group transformed the 1937 former Chief Post Office in Dunedin into an elegant 4 1/2 star luxury hotel, located in the rejuvenated and vibrant exchange area in the heart of the city. The hotel consists of 121 elegant suites and studio rooms, Parcels Restaurant, Post Bar and an on-site gym.  

FREE high speed WiFi is available to all hotel guests.Guests can take advantage of complimentary access to the on-site club gym at Air Fitness which is located on level two of the Distinction Dunedin Hotel building.

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin

10 Smith Street 
1.8km from University of Otago | 30 minute walk 
Standard Room- Queen | $165 per night  
Standard Room- Twin | $165 per night

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin has the central business district right at its doorstep. The Otago Museum is just a stroll away, Offering sunny north-facing guest rooms. All rooms feature balconies, an excellent vantage point to view the city.

Scenic Hotel Dunedin City

123 Princes St
Dunedin, 9016
1.9km from University of Otago | 32 minute walk

Room | $279 per night

Scenic Hotel Dunedin City is a stylish 4.5-star hotel featuring modern facilities and spacious guest accommodation. Located inner-city just 2 blocks from the Octagon. All guests enjoy free WiFi. The hotel's restaurant is open daily for breakfast and dinner

Scenic Hotel Southern Cross

118 High Street 
2.1km from University of Otago | 35 minute walk

Standard Room | $279 per night

Dating back to 1883, this landmark building now blends Dunedin's distinctive charm and heritage with modern styles and comforts just an eight minute walk from the Dunedin Centre.

The Executive Residence

68 Forth Street 
850m from University of Otago | 9 minute walk

Queen Room | $199 per night
Twin Room | $199 per night

Located on the University of Otago campus, the Executive Residence is perfect for visitors to the University. With spacious rooms, catering and dining facilities, free parking, and close proximity to the Dunedin City centre.

538 Great King Motel 

538 Great King Street Nth
500m from University of Otago | 7 minute walk

Compact Studio | $160 per night
Large Studio | $195 per night

Located just 250 m from the University of Otago campus, 538 Great King is within easy walking distance of the City Centre, Otago Museum, the Botanical Gardens.  This 4-star motel offers free WiFi (limited to 5GB daily) a guest laundry and a restaurant and cafe on site.  



Student accommation

St Margarets College 

333 Leith Street, Dunedin | 5 minute walk 

Single room | $90 per night

Through a building and renovation programme over the years since its 1911 beginnings, the College has various common rooms, a library, a TV room and a games room. Being centrally heated through an environmentally-friendly hot water system, the College is warm and comfortable.
Each floor has its own character, and the rooms reflect this.  Each floor has a number of individual bathrooms.
Linen & towel are provided. Fully cooked and continental breakfast will be served daily and is included in the room rate.

Te Rangi Hiroa College                                                                                                                                                       

192 Castle Street, Dunedin | 12 minute walk

Queen Room with ensuite | $105 per night

Rooms at Te Rangi Hiroa College offer a queen size bed, sink, fridge and ensuite bathroom. 
Room rate is based on one person and is inclusive of daily continental breakfast.  Extra person rate is $30 per night.


Backpacker accommodation

Please book with them directly. 

Kiwis Nest                                                                       

597 George Street
550m from the University of Otago | 8 minute walk 

Dorm beds | $28 per night 
Single rooms | $55 per night 
Double / Twin rooms | $80 per night 
Single rooms with ensuite | $80 per night 
Double / Twin rooms with ensuite | $100 per night 

Kiwis Nest is a large, sunny, character brick home situated in the heart of North Dunedin.


T: + 64 3 4719540
E: bookings@kiwisnest.co.nz
W: www.kiwisnest.co.nz


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Please note: If when booking your hotel, the online system indicates it is full please email Rosanna Carleton; rosanna@conference.nz with your preferred hotel and dates and she will be able to assist you. The hotel may not be full, your dates may fall outside the rooms held by the organisers.



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