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Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand
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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is great - easy to find, and just a block away from a busy bus route (George St). The complex was well designed when it was built and that good design has stood the test of time. Staff are friendly and accommodating. The hotel has a garden setting which is attractive and shares a boundary with Dunedin's Botannical Gardens.... More 

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Thank BillWvetcyclist
MercureLeisureLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write this review and give your feedback on your stay. Our team is delighted we were able to give you a pleasant and comfortable stay and we hope to be of service to you again in the near future. Cheers. More 

Texas
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143 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This nice hotel is located next to a botanical garden. After checking in we went for a walk at the garden. It was very pleasant hiking up the hills, watching the ducks swin in the pond and just admiring the well tended grounds. There is a grocery store close by too where college students play music. The hotel has a... More 

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Thank evelyn s
MercureLeisureLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to post a review of our hotel. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and surroundings. With regards to the 2% credit card surcharge, this has no relationship to us being an Accor hotel or part of that chain. Banks charge a credit card surcharge on every credit card transaction processed. Our hotel prefers... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms are good , but the beds could do with topper covers for comfort. but avoid eating dinner there. Food is average Only one drink coupon per couple.Bar area is good with some character.Easy car parking and close to the Botanical gardens.

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Thank Y234PMrobertj
MercureLeisureLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review our hotel. We appreciate your comments and will review them with a view to improvement. For readers, the drink coupon referred to is a benefit of an Accor Membership. A welcome complimentary drink is offered to the card holder, not each guest in the cardholder's party. More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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75 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stay at Accor hotels regularly and chose this one because it is part of the chain. But not again! The better things first. The staff are polite and friendly, if resistant to feedback from customers. The room has a lovely outlook over the garden and seems to be quiet so far as road noise is concerned. But .... the... More 

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Thank JNCC
MercureLeisureLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks very much for taking the time to review our hotel. We are naturally disappointed you did not enjoy your stay and for that we offer our sincere apology. All feedback by guests is considered as we constantly strive to improve the guest experience. More 

Long Beach, California
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47 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room very clean with 2 double bed, comfy bed and pillows , Had big T V and lots of channel. Staff efficient organize and helpful. Free Wifi everywhere. Shower strong and free flowing. Bufffet abundant and good. Across is a Botanical Garden which we enjoyed.

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Thank SCT0356
MercureLeisureLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks very much for taking the time to review our hotel. We greatly appreciate your feedback and our team is delighted to have made your stay a pleasant one. Cheers. More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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223 reviews
165 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was just in for the one night as I was in Dunedin to see The Cult. Nice looking place, nice reception (meaning the person), a wee way from the city centre (2.2km) but walkable, and some shops including a supermarket much closer to the north. The only downsides were minor - I'm a tall guy and the room had... More 

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Thank glennomeister
MercureLeisureLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review our hotel and tell us of your experience. We appreciate your comments and if you're staying with us again, please do request a queen size bed which will overcome the height/length problem you encountered. Thanks for choosing to stay with us and we're delighted you enjoyed your stay. More 

Sivakasi, India
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28 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We checked in this hotel on 29 Oct 2016 Room no. 107. Our room was just like in a den. All the time we have to keep curtains for our privacy because our room was on ground floor towards road. We felt suffocated in room. Location of this hotel is not good. It is in a housing colony. Dining room... More 

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Thank madan131275
MercureLeisureLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to tell us of your experience during your stay. We are disappointed for you that you did not enjoy your stay with us which is always of paramount importance to our team. We are located on our own city block with extensive gardens and are bordered on one side by the 30.4 hectares of... More 

geelong
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176 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was very small and pokey. Bathroom was smaller still there was definitely not enough space. It felt like the room was converted into a room from a store room. The grounds were beautiful though and a lovely outlook. Meals were good but the room let down the experience.

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Thank JanKel3
MercureLeisureLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review our hotel. We appreciate your feedback. We don't have any converted store rooms posing as guests rooms, just standard sized hotel rooms. We are naturally disappointed you felt the facilities were small. On the other hand, we are delighted you found the rest of our facilities to your satisfaction. More 

Ashburn, Virginia
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155 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms are stylish and comfortable. The WiFi reception in room 255 was very good. Our buffet dinner and breakfast were good although a bit crowded with our and other tour groups. The botanical gardens are conveniently right across the street and worth viewing.

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MercureLeisureLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks very much for taking the time to review our hotel. We appreciate your feedback. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Conference Facilities
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dunedin's Garden Hotel. 76-Rooms in relaxed garden setting. Adjacent to Dunedin Botanic Gardens; short stroll to Otago University, Stadium, Hospital, the city's dynamic shopping centre, and visitor attractions. Easy access from State Highway 1, plenty of complimentary off-street parking. McGavin's Restaurant and Bar, offering contemporary cuisine using fresh local produce. Conference rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge

Address: 30 Duke Street | P.O. Box 8024, Dunedin 9041, New Zealand (Formerly Dunedin Leisure Lodge)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Price Range: £77 - £112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mercure Dunedin Leisure Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Mercure Leisure Lodge Dunedin Hotel Dunedin
Mercure Leisure Hotel Dunedin
Accor Leisure Hotel Dunedin
Hotel Style:
#18 Luxury Hotel in Dunedin
#22 Business Hotel in Dunedin
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“Some upstairs rooms have no lift access so specify if you need 'at grade' access.”
 of 5 bubbles BillWvetcyclist, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the botanical garden have a nicer view.”
  • Botanical garden easy walk from the Mercure Leisure Lodge.
 of 5 bubbles 984evelyns, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles madan131275, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see the room first”
 of 5 bubbles JanKel3, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Look some where else.”
 of 5 bubbles susanlF425EA, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
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