Distinction Hotels

NZ Wide Hotels & Conference Centres


Dunedin, Otago

Dunedin is New Zealand's oldest city, known for some of the most stunning heritage architecture in the Southern Hemisphere, including Larnach Castle

The 1937 former Chief Post Office in Dunedin has been transformed into Dunedin's premier hotel. With 121 elegant studios and suites and an ideal location in the rejuvenated and vibrant exchange area in the heart of the city, Distinction Dunedin Hotel is regarded as one of the best hotels in New Zealand.

Experience the wildlife and natural beauty of the Otago Peninsula, home to the only mainland breeding site for any species of albatross in the world and the world’s smallest penguin; the blue penguin. Visit the Royal Albatross Centre and The Penguin Place, a conservation reserve dedicated to helping the endangered Yellow Eyed Penguin.

Other highlights include a unique private dining experience in the original vaults of Dunedin's former Chief Post Office, now the Distinction Dunedin Hotel. Enjoy an award winning, interactive Speight’s Brewery tour. Burn off any over indulgences by walking up Baldwin Street, recognised as the world’s 2nd steepest street or experience the beauty of the Taieri Gorge, one of the world’s great train trips.