Ignite an evening of romance with an unforgettable stay in one of our luscious rooms. Toast to your love with a complimentary glass of Otago fine wine, followed by a dreamy dinner and dessert in the sumptuous Press Club, then linger a little longer the next morning over a delicious cooked breakfast and 12pm late checkout.
Originally built in 1862 and exceptionally elegant, the Wains Hotel Dunedin offers attractive meeting spaces for up to 250 delegates. Ideal for seminars, meetings, conferences, product launches, gala dinners, cocktail functions, private celebrations, wedding ceremonies and receptions. Plus, the vast array of excellent attractions in the wider Dunedin region make this an ideal base for pre and post-meeting activities.
Beautifully appointed accommodation, elegant meeting space and a chic restaurant and bar are augmented by contemporary touches, including unlimited complimentary WiFi access and LCD televisions. Valet parking is available at the hotel at the rate of $30.00 per night. We suggest reserving a car park when you make your booking to ensure availability.
Features & Facilities
- 50 luxurious guest rooms
- Large LCD televisions with 32 SKY channels, Movielink and Chromecast
- Mini bar refrigerator and complimentary tea and coffee
- Tablet-controlled telephone, voicemail, room service and compendium
- Unlimited complimentary WIFI access
- Alarm clock with multiple USB ports
- Comfortable air conditioning
- Hairdryer and high quality guest amenities
- Luxury beds and premium linen
- Guest library
- 24-hour reception
- 24-hour room service
- Valet car parking
- Dry-cleaning and laundry service
- Complimentary WIFI connectivity throughout the hotel
- Concierge services
- Les Clefs d’Or Member Hotel
- Daily house-keeping service
- Meeting facilities for up to 250 delegates
Quintessentially-comfortable accommodation offering everything you could possibly need for a dreamy night’s sleep and in-room relaxation. Award-winning décor features elements of the local Scottish settlers with hints of tartan and rich, premium fabrics and furnishings, creating a warm luxurious room of 17-25sqm.
Entertainment and connectivity are at your fingertips while a selection of exquisite teas and coffee machine will refresh and revive you throughout your stay. Immerse your senses in seductive fragrances from the exclusive Marihi Aotearoa bathroom product range and enjoy utter indulgence with our unique 24 hour in-room dining service.
Elegantly-appointed accommodation with extra space (20- 31 sqm) and a desk for the discerning traveller who seeks both a sumptuous, restful space as well everything you need to stay on top of things back at the office.
From the 49 inch Samsung Smart TV, to an electronic interactive hotel compendium and complimentary high speed WIFI access, we’ve kept your connectivity our top priority. Just as important is the chance to wind down and awake feeling refreshed - an easy feat thanks to our premium beds and tranquil interior design.
Immerse yourself in our most luxurious standard hotel room type, perfectly proportioned to give you a sense of space and everything you need in 30sqm.
R&R is on the menu, with a premium King Size bed, generous ensuite, well-stocked mini bar and plenty of entertainment options on your 49” Samsung Smart TV. Curl up and relish some precious time to unwind in style, before enjoying dining at The Press Club or exploring Dunedin.
Seeking a little more from your stay at Fable Dunedin? Our Junior Suites cater to the guest who wants extra room during their stay, with a room size of 31sqm.
The suite’s spacious layout offers even more room than our standard hotel accommodation, including a separate lounge area for in-room relaxing or hosting friends.
Equipped with the same premium amenities and furnishings as all other room types, the Junior Suite really sets the mood for a special celebration or getaway.
The Wains Suite
Named after the hotel’s original owner, the Wains Suite offers our most prestigious accommodation with an impressive and well-appointed space, with exceptional attention paid to every detail to create an unforgettable stay.
At 49sqm, the Wains Suite is nothing short of breath-taking with separate King size bedroom, cosy lounge and dining area, large ensuite with bathtub and shared entry with an interconnecting room for added privacy, in plush surroundings.
Allow our attentive staff to cater to anything you need with 24 hour room service and reception.
The Mason Suite
Travelers yearning for a luxurious stay in a substantial Suite will be delighted by the Mason Suite, at a generous 47sqm and boasting sweeping views of Princes Street.
Featuring a King bed and separate lounge area for optimum comfort, a 65” Samsung Smart TV and high speed WIFI, you can settle right into this suite in supreme privacy or enjoy everything Dunedin city has to offer right on the doorstep.
Explore like a local
The Press Club is a bespoke bar and restaurant paying homage to Dunedin’s original haunt for editors and publishers in the 1870’s.
In a nod to the esteemed media characters and prominent citizens of Dunedin who frequented the Hotel 150 years ago, a sense of subtle sophistication, with a good measure of frivolity, is echoed in the gorgeous interior design and exquisite service.
A range of dishes with an emphasis on using locally-sourced, organic produce often feature classically-Southern flavours, techniques and ingredients, prepared under the guidance of award-winning Chef Jinu Abraham.
The extensive Whisky menu is a signature highlight at The Press Club, with a simple tipple or elaborate cocktail setting the scene for a superb dining experience, or finish off the evening in style.
From 12pm - 4pm daily, indulge in a slice of tradition with a contemporary take on High Tea at The Press Club. Treat yourself to this decadent experience that is designed to be savoured and enjoyed with good company.
Things to do
Wreathed in volcanic hills and the vast expanse of the Pacific Ocean, Dunedin is where gothic architecture meets sweeping coastal landscapes, a wonderful mix of quirky urban charm and dramatic natural surrounds. Choose from diverse attractions and shopping and foodies experience to create your perfect itinerary.
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