Travelling to New Zealand? Read all updated requirements before you book.
Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin
Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin
Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin
Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin
Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin
Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin
Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin

Removed from saved list

8.2

Excellent

2,876 reviews

2,876 reviews

See map

8.9

Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location
Exceptional for walking
Parking
FREE
Walkable places
Fortune Theatre

110 m

Records Records

140 m

Sculpture: Nemus for Bri

150 m

Metro Cinema

150 m

St. Paul's Cathedral

170 m

Popular landmarks
Speight's Brewery

450 m

Olveston Historic Home

730 m

Knox Church

790 m

Otago Museum

1.1 km

Baldwin Street

3.7 km

Closest landmarks
Filleul Street Car Park

160 m

Dunedin i-SITE

200 m

Post office

210 m

The Scottish Shop

250 m

Bath Street

260 m

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin

10 Smith Street, City Center, Dunedin, New Zealand, 9016 - See map

Get your trip off to a great start with a stay at this property, which offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms. Conveniently situated in the City Center part of Dunedin, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Otago Peninsula. This 3.5-star property features restaurant to make your stay more indulgent and memorable.

Show more

Highlights

670 meters to public transportation

Check-in [24-hour]

250 meters to The Octagon

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Daily housekeeping

Facilities

Front desk [24-hour]

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Luggage storage

Contactless check-in/out

Bar

Restaurants

Laundry service

Cheaper than 93% of all properties in Dunedin in the last 24 hoursCompared to 153 Dunedin properties at Agoda for various dates
Value for money7.8
Distance to city center0.5km
Location rating8.9
Nearest airportDunedin International Airport (DUD)
Distance to airport23.9 km

Rooms available at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin

Junior Suite
...
  • Room size: 44 m²/474 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 king bed
Enter dates to see prices
Standard Queen
...
  • Room size: 22 m²/237 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 queen bed
Enter dates to see prices
Standard 2 Queen
...
  • Room size: 22 m²/237 ft²
  • City view
  • 2 queen beds
Enter dates to see prices
Standard Twin Room
...
  • Room size: 22 m²/237 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 2 queen beds
Enter dates to see prices
Executive Suite
...
  • Room size: 66 m²/710 ft²
  • Kitchenette
  • 1 king bed
Enter dates to see prices
Queen Bed Room
...
  • Room size: 22 m²/237 ft²
Enter dates to see prices
King Bed
...
  • Room size: 22 m²/237 ft²
Enter dates to see prices
Room Assigned on Arrival
...
  • Balcony/terrace
  • Shower
Enter dates to see prices
Standard Twin or Double
...
  • Balcony/terrace
Enter dates to see prices
Double Standard
...
  • Balcony/terrace
Enter dates to see prices

Frequently asked questions

What time is check-in and check-out at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

Check-in is from 02:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The hotel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

How do I get to Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

For those who wish to drive their own cars, Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin has a car park on site, as well as additional parking nearby if the first car park is full. Parking is available for an additional charge. Self-parking is conveniently available at the hotel. If you're looking for an easy way to get around Dunedin with private transportation, the hotel can arrange taxi service.

Is breakfast offered at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

Start your mornings right, with the à la carte, continental and buffet breakfast options offered at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin. Western breakfast is available for guests. There's an additional charge of 25 NZD for adults and 12 NZD for children if not included in the room rate. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is often included for less than buying it at the hotel.

What are my dining options at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin features an on-site restaurant for your dining convenience. Meals served include breakfast and dinner. Western cuisine is available for guests. Dishes are served in a la carte and buffet during opening hours. Light meal like coffee or tea, desserts and salad are served using only quality ingredients.

Can special events be hosted at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

You may choose an indoor venue for your special gathering. Large events and gatherings such as private events can be hosted at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin. Services for in-house catering, wireless internet, in-house planning and audio-visual equipment are offered to help your event go smoothly.

Can business events be hosted at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

On-site venues and convenient event services make Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin an ideal choice for hosting events such as seminars, corporate events, conferences and meetings. The 2 venues can accommodate up to 120 people. An extensive range of facilities and services including free Wi-Fi, meeting stationery and audio-visual equipment is available to help your business meeting or event a successful one.

What is the smoking policy at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin does not permit smoking in any of its rooms or indoor areas.

What is the closest train, metro, or bus station to Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

The closest train, metro, or bus station is Dunedin Railway Station, 680 m away from Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin.

What restaurants are nearby Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin’s neighborhood is City Center which includes popular restaurants such as The Kitchen Table, Tangente and Taste of Tandoor.

What popular shopping places are close to Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

Located in the City Center area, Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin is close to great shopping choices like Otago Farmers Market, The Scottish Shop and Granny Annies Sweet Shop.

What are popular attractions near Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin is located in City Center area, which is famous for attractions such as First Church of Otago, Dunedin Chinese Garden and The Octagon.

What popular natural sightseeing spots are close to Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin?

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin is located within City Center, which makes it conveniently close to natural sights including Dive Otago and Dunedin Freedom Camping.

Show more questions
See map

Explore the neighborhood

What people love about Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin

  • 7.2

    Very good

    "Enjoyed the view and the generosity of the hotel when it comes to bed."

    Jan

    |

    August 31, 2022

  • 8.4

    Excellent
    Location

    "Great location just 5 minutes to the central."

    KM

    |

    August 25, 2022

  • 10

    Exceptional

    "Lovely room and comfy bed."

    Ken

    |

    August 7, 2022

Property ranking|Compared to 153 Dunedin properties
See all rankings
Cheapest price score
Location score
8.9/10
Cleanliness score
8.6/10
Room size
29 sqm.
Better than
93
%
of Dunedin properties
Better than
84
%
of Dunedin properties
Better than
80
%
of Dunedin properties
Bigger than
80
%
of Dunedin properties
Overall rating:

8.2

Excellent
2,876 reviews
Cleanliness
8.6
Facilities
7.4
Location
8.9
Read all reviews >
What travelers say they love:
Lovely welcoming hotel in the centre of town.
Douglas from New Zealand
Business traveler
More about Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin

More about Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin

Never miss a single attraction in Dunedin when staying at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin. Getting around in Dunedin is easy when staying at this hotel, strategically placed right in the heart of the city.
Have a hassle-free trip while enjoying the services and amenities offered by Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin. Keep up with all your communications easily with the hotel's free Wi-Fi. Taxi services provided by Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin makes it easy to plan your day trips, sightseeing, and more around Dunedin. Guests can enjoy convenient available parking right at the hotel.
Front desk services including luggage storage and safety deposit boxes can assist with your needs. Packing light is possible at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin thanks to the hotel's dry cleaning service and laundry service keeping your clothes clean. Feeling lazy? In-room conveniences like room service and daily housekeeping let you get the most out of your room time. For the comfort and health of all guests, smoking is not permitted anywhere within the hotel.
Enjoy the services offered at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin from the convenience of your guestroom. For your comfort, some rooms at the hotel are equipped with linen service and blackout curtains. Some rooms at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin even come with extra design features such as a balcony or terrace. In-room entertainment amenities are available in some rooms and include television and cable TV.
In some select rooms, you can find a refrigerator, a coffee or tea maker, instant coffee and instant tea at your disposal. It's good to know that a hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobes and towels are provided in some guest bathrooms.


Dining and things to do

Every day at Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin begins with a delicious in-house breakfast. A variety of convenient and tasty dining options are waiting for you at the hotel, for whenever you get hungry. A memorable night with your travel companions can be had without going far, at the hotel's bar.


Around the property

Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin is the perfect spot to explore Dunedin's fascinating cultural sights and attractions. An afternoon of browsing the works at Otago Museum located 1.0 km away can familiarize you with the local art scene. Don't forget to stop by Larnach Castle & Gardens located 9.9 km away, where everyone who visits Dunedin wants to have their photo taken.


Reasons to stay here

Find some of the city's best deals here with rooms 92% cheaper than other options.
Ranking higher than 84% of the city's accommodations options, this is a great choice for location.

Show more
Amenities and facilities
Very good
Facilities

7.4

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Chinese [Mandarin]
  • Hindi

Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Alternative meal arrangement
  • Bar
  • Restaurants
  • Room service

Cleanliness and safety

  • Anti-viral cleaning products
  • Breakfast in room
  • Breakfast takeaway service
  • Cashless payment service
  • Daily disinfection in common areas
  • Doctor/nurse on call
  • First aid kit
  • Free face masks
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hot water linen and laundry washing
  • Hygiene certification
  • Individually-wrapped food options
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Protective screens in common areas
  • Rooms sanitized between stays
  • Safe dining setup
  • Sanitized kitchen and tableware items
  • Shared stationery removed
  • Staff trained in safety protocol

Services and conveniences

  • Air conditioning in public area
  • Contactless check-in/out
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Food delivery
  • Heating in public area
  • Invoice provided
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area

For the kids

  • Family room
  • Kids meal

Access

  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Check-in [24-hour]
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Security [24-hour]
  • Smoke alarms

Getting around

  • Bicycle parking
  • Car park [charges apply]
  • Car park [free of charge]
  • Car park [nearby]
  • Car park [on-site]
  • Taxi service

Available in all rooms

  • Accessible by elevator
  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony/terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Blackout curtains
  • Carpeting
  • Closet
  • Clothes rack
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary tea
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Desk
  • Free bottled water
  • Free instant coffee
  • Hair dryer
  • Heating
  • In-room safe box
  • Internet access – wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • LAN Internet in room [free]
  • Linens
  • Mirror
  • Non-smoking
  • Private bathroom
  • Refrigerator
  • Safety/security feature
  • Satellite/cable channels
  • Shower
  • Sleep comfort items
  • Smoke detector
  • Socket near the bed
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble flooring
  • Toiletries
  • Towels
  • Trash cans
  • Wake-up service
  • Wi-Fi [free]
  • Window
  • Wine glasses
Food and dining
Restaurants on site

Jimmy Cook's Kitchen

  • Cuisine: Local
  • Menu: Buffet
Location
10 Smith Street, City Center, Dunedin, New Zealand, 9016
Excellent
Location

8.9

Airports

  • Dunedin International Airport (DUD)
    23.9 km
  • Wanaka Airport (WKA)
    161.3 km

Public transportation

  • Dunedin Railway Station
    680 m
  • Dunedin Railways
    690 m

Hospital or clinic

  • Broadway Medical Centre
    590 m

Shopping

  • Otago Farmers Market
    1.3 km

Convenience store

  • Night 'n Day
    260 m

Cash withdrawal

  • ATM
    240 m
What's nearby

Popular landmarks

  • Speight's Brewery
    450 m
  • Olveston Historic Home
    730 m
  • Knox Church
    790 m
  • Otago Museum
    1.1 km
  • Baldwin Street
    3.7 km
  • Tunnel Beach
    6.2 km
  • Larnach Castle & Gardens
    9.9 km
  • The Royal Albatross Centre
    20.6 km
  • Otago Peninsula
    20.7 km

Nearby landmarks

  • Fortune Theatre
    110 m
  • Records Records
    140 m
  • Sculpture: Nemus for Bri
    150 m
  • Metro Cinema
    150 m
  • Filleul Street Car Park
    160 m
  • St. Paul's Cathedral
    170 m
  • Dunedin i-SITE
    200 m
  • Hoyts Cinema
    200 m
  • Post office
    210 m
  • Dunedin City Library
    220 m
Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
Property policies
Children and extra beds

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

All children are welcome.

Infant 0-4 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding.
Baby cot/crib available upon request
Children 5-11 year(s)
Must use an extra bed
If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
Guests 12 years and older are considered as adults
Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
Others
  • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out

  • Check-in from14:00
  • Check-out until10:00

Getting around

  • Distance from city center0.5km

Extras

  • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)25 NZD
  • Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee0 NZD

The property

  • Non-smoking rooms/floorsyes
  • Number of bars/lounges1
  • Number of floors6
  • Number of restaurants1
  • Number of rooms 54
  • Room voltage240
  • Year property opened1960
  • Most recent renovation2018

Parking

  • Daily parking fee0 NZD

Reviews of Kingsgate Hotel Dunedin from real guests

Provided by verified guests of Agoda
8.1
/
10
Excellent
Cleanliness8.6
Facilities7.4
Location8.9
Service8.5
Value for money7.8
High score for Dunedin
Rating
9+ Exceptional (20)
8-9 Excellent (9)
7-8 Very Good (12)
6-7 Good (0)
<6 Below Expectation (2)
Time of the year
Mar - May (9)
Jun - Aug (10)
Sep - Nov (12)
Dec - Feb (12)
All guests (113)
All room types
All languages

Show reviews that mention 

Showing 43 verified guest comments
123
10.0
Exceptional
Heather from New Zealand
Couple
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 3 nights in March 2022

It's not what it use to be but still great!”

Back in the day this hotel would of been one of the best in town. Sadly it has aged & is outdated. BUT it still is great for CBD location & comfort & cleanliness.

Reviewed March 23, 2022

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
Larelle from New Zealand
Group
Junior Suite
Stayed 2 nights in September 2020

Great Location”

Kingsgate Hotel is fantastically located for walking into Octagon and shops. Lovely views from our balcony. Fantastic meal on Sunday night in the Aberdeen Restaurant at Kingsgate. Car parks at Hotel as well.

Reviewed September 22, 2020

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
Olga from United States
Family with young children
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 2 nights in May 2020

Great place!”

we stayed here for a couple of day while exploring Dunedin and the Otago Peninsula. Super central location, nice rooms, and friendly staff.

Reviewed May 30, 2020

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
Danny from New Zealand
Group
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 1 night in July 2020

Good Stay”

Great location, good stay. Has everything it says it does and also parking which is handy when you have a car.

Reviewed August 05, 2020

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
Lenah from New Zealand
Couple
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 1 night in February 2022

Queen suite was a beauty”

I slept like a baby,didn't want to wake up so comfortable.

Reviewed February 09, 2022

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
BRIAN from New Zealand
Solo traveler
Standard Queen
Stayed 2 nights in October 2020

City Centre ”

Good views. Park up car , easy to walk. Price for stay is right. Yes staff nice. Try it. Brian.

Reviewed October 22, 2020

See room deals

9.6
Exceptional
Edwin from New Zealand
Solo traveler
Standard Queen
Stayed 1 night in June 2022

Good hotel in great location”

Very central, with parking, and a view across the city. The room was very clean and comfortable, and well heated. A disadvantage for some people would be the hill up from the nearby Octagon.

Reviewed June 24, 2022

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
Sharon from New Zealand
Solo traveler
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 1 night in November 2020

Kingsgate is the place to stay ”

Why stay anywhere else Kingsgate has it all great

Reviewed November 24, 2020

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
Pauline from New Zealand
Couple
Standard Queen
Stayed 1 night in September 2021

Great stay”

This is our go to place when we go to Dunedin. Would recommend

Reviewed September 24, 2021

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
Caira from New Zealand
Group
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 1 night in June 2020

Exceptional”

Great location and worth it. Room is clean and warm.

Reviewed June 28, 2020

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
Douglas from New Zealand
Business traveler
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 1 night in July 2021

Kingsgate”

Lovely welcoming hotel in the centre of town. Great for a business trip.

Reviewed July 28, 2021

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
Janelle from New Zealand
Couple
Standard Queen
Stayed 1 night in April 2022

Exceptional”

Great location, great room , great view ,fantastic restaurant. Fantastic value for money

Reviewed April 13, 2022

See room deals

9.6
Exceptional
wendy from New Zealand
Couple
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 2 nights in September 2020

relaxed and comfortable”

Lovely staff,comfortable rooms and beds.yummy food .close to town.a wee bit dated .

Reviewed September 18, 2020

See room deals

10.0
Exceptional
Srithayalan from New Zealand
Family with young children
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 1 night in April 2021

Exceptional”

Value for money. Happy stay.

Reviewed April 29, 2021

See room deals

9.2
Exceptional
Scott from New Zealand
Solo traveler
Standard Queen
Stayed 1 night in July 2021

Great Hotel”

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay,. Room was great value for money. Enjoyed being so close to the centre of Dunedin. I'd definitely stay again

Reviewed July 25, 2021

See room deals

9.2
Exceptional
Grant from New Zealand
Couple
Standard Queen
Stayed 3 nights in November 2021

Exceptional”

You could hear the conversation of the rooms next door. Another vehicle was parked in our (paid) reserved car park and the only option was to park in the Council car park below or on the metered street parking.

Reviewed November 18, 2021

See room deals

8.8
Excellent
Rosie from New Zealand
Family with young children
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 2 nights in October 2020

Awesome views ”

We had a great view and a beautiful room. Staff were friendly and was just a quick walk to town. The laundry facilities was the let down for me as we are travelling around the South Island and laundry needs to be done. Besides from that, everything was great and would definitely recommend

Reviewed October 03, 2020

See room deals

9.6
Exceptional
Bashir from New Zealand
Family with teens
Standard Queen
Stayed 1 night in February 2022

Exceptional”

Lovely staff and great location.

Reviewed February 06, 2022

See room deals

9.2
Exceptional
Leigh from New Zealand
Couple
Standard Queen
Stayed 2 nights in January 2022

Leigh”

Great location. Parking is first in first served,, so can be difficult busy.

Reviewed January 20, 2022

See room deals

8.8
Excellent
Colin from New Zealand
Couple
Standard 2 Queen
Stayed 2 nights in April 2021

Kingsgate”

Excellent location being a 2-3 min walk to the Octagan in the town centre

Reviewed April 26, 2021

See room deals

123
This is a popular property. Don't miss out!

Back to search results

Back to room choices

|

Dismiss