Located in Dunedin City Centre, Scenic Hotel Southern Cross is within a 5-minute walk of Speight's Brewery and within 15 minutes of other popular attractions like First Church of Otago. This 4.5-star hotel has 178 rooms and welcomes guests with 2 restaurants, free in-room WiFi, and a fitness center. Centrally located in Dunedin, the hotel is also a short walk from Toitu Otago Settlers Museum and St. Paul's Cathedral.
Enjoy dining at Carlton Restaurant, one of 2 onsite restaurants. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room, or explore the hotel and get a beverage at the bar/lounge or 2 coffee shops/cafés. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is served for a fee each morning from 6 AM to 10 AM.
Scenic Hotel Southern Cross's 178 rooms provide refrigerators, minibars, and free newspapers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and 29-inch LCD TVs with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and beds are dressed in premium bedding. Other standard amenities include ironing boards and desks.
Guests of Scenic Hotel Southern Cross enjoy a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and 2 meeting rooms. Self parking is available for NZD 15.00 per day. Front-desk staff can answer questions 24/7, and assist with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and securing valuables. Additional amenities include conference space and laundry facilities.
- Walking distance to Speight's Brewery and First Church of Otago
- Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
- Onsite dining
- Fitness center
Scenic Hotel Southern Cross
Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. 2 meeting rooms are available. This luxury hotel also offers a fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and laundry facilities. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.
Scenic Hotel Southern Cross is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Conference space
- Total number of rooms - 178
- Fitness facilities
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free WiFi
- Laundry facilities
- Meeting rooms 2
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of meeting rooms - 2
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Smoke-free property
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Laundry facilities
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge)
Scenic Hotel Southern Cross offers 178 accommodations with minibars and complimentary newspapers. Beds feature premium bedding. 29-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies.
Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.
- Premium bedding
- Pay movies
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Satellite TV service
- Free newspaper
- Free WiFi
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Shower/tub combination
- Room service (24 hours)
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- LCD TV
Where to Eat
Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 10 AM.
Carlton Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Ports OCall Grill - This restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
24-hour room service is available.
Start your morning with a buffet breakfast, available each day from 6 AM to 10 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.
Nearby Things to Do
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time ends at 3 AM
Check-out time is 10 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
- Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 29 per person (approximately)
- Self parking fee: NZD 15.00 per day
- Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
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We should mention
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).
Awards & Affiliations
Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 star plus and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.