8th Feb 13 leaving Aga at Swaggers along with Karl on the 112Km ride to Dunedin Aga recommended we take the scenic route and on the call in at Moeraki Lighthouse there you got up close and personal with the Yellow eyed Penguin 20metres or less made my day and too the right hand side of the point Seals were all over the rocks, that dune back on way we stopped at Palmerston for a break and coffee, we dropped Karl off at Chalet B/packers on High Street. kiwisnest.co.nz/ Kiwi nest we had booked for six nights had the self-contained apartment own car parking space all you could need and dare we say it for the first time wardrobe and cupboard space. The staff were brilliant and like the owners Jeremry and Linda, were there to help advise and ensure your stay with them would be one to remember. Dunedin was a place we didn't get to 13 years ago and one my Wife as longed to see and six days gives me a break from driving, first day shopping for breakfast food then changed for dinner we went to Scotia said to be one of the best it turned out to anything but give it a miss Because the chief will cook you food the way HE likes to not the way you want it day 2. A walk up to the Octagon lots of shops to and beyond and to the left the roads were closed to cars today as the thieves market was on craft, leather, pottery, clothes, fruit, veg, meat, hot & cold Street food and entertainment both musical and visual. I wont bore you with to much more days out included Baldwin Street 1in2.86 at it's steepest the railway station, with its Sports hall of fame, Settler's museum Otago Museum Otago Peninsular, train too Pukerangi over the Taieri gorge 13th my 66th Birthday brewery tour and dinner at Speight's and I got to pull 1st drink if just going for tour $23.00 and you half hour to pull and drink what you can tomorrow Owaka.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Kiwisnest is like a home away from home,This huge villa is set in beautiful gardens on the main street of Dunedin . Surrounded by all the best Motels , accross the road from Otago University and Museum, a 5 min, flat walk from main shopping area, cafes , bars and restaurants. The ambiance of Kiwis Nest is suitable for a variety of guests from families to couples & singles. Rooms to suit all budgets. Friendly and helpful staff. Free WiFi. Limited Off Street Parking available at $5 per night. ... more less
- Reservation Options:
- TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Traveltool, S.L.U., Agoda, Odigeo and Evoline ltd so you can book your Kiwis Nest reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
- Also Known As:
- Kiwis Nest Hotel Dunedin