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Some say that Dunedin is more Scottish than Scotland! Watch the “scarfies” as they scurry around the vibrant university campus and browse the bookshops in the central city Octagon.
Out on the Peninsular you will be captivated by the Royal Albatross colony. There are marvellous penguin watching opportunities too.
Inland, you could try cycling the Central Otago Rail Trail or take the stunning backcountry trip via Dansey’s Pass and Naseby. This is rugged pioneer gold mining country steeped in history with spectacular scenery to entrance you.
The elegant town of Oamaru features some of New Zealand’s best examples of 19th centurary architecture. Oamaru is also renowned for its penguin colonies and was the town in which the author Jant Frame grew up. Oamaru is almost certainly the town of "Waimaru" in her writings.
See the Moeraki Boulders and follow the Vanished World Fossil Trail.
Prices from $160 to $200 per couple
Via State Highway 1, Oamaru is 1.5 hours drive north of Dunedin.
An historic home, warm and comfortable with panoramic views of Oamaru and the Pacific Ocean. Accommodating one party of up to five people. Three upstairs bedrooms all with extensive sea views. Modern private bathroom. Easy walk to the Victorian Precinct, Penguin Colony, cafes and restaurants.
Phone: 0275 828983
Mobile (and SMS): 0275 828983
Address: 24 Wansbeck Street
Other Rural Otago B&B, Farmstay
Prices from $100 to $180 per couple
202 Kononi Road, 20km from Lawrence or 40 km from Balclutha
Our Farm/Home Stay is in South Otago on a scenic 1200 acre organic sheep and beef farm The property has wonderful varying views of the Clutha River where fishing and swimming can be enjoyed. Guests stay in our villa homestead. Evening meal available on request and informative farm tour.
Dunedin rural B&B, Homestay, Farmstay, Hosted Self-catering
Prices from $120 to $250 per couple
Coastal farm just 8 km from SH1 Palmerston (Otago)
Centrewood is an easy 40 minute drive from Dunedin, close to and sandy beaches with seals and penguins. Guests have a private wing of the homestead, with 2 bedrooms, bathroom and large living room/kitchen and can enjoy full bed and breakfast, or a self-catering option. Farm activities available.
Dunedin B&B, Farmstay
Prices from $120 to $150 per couple
About 30 minutes from Dunedin, 15 from Port Chalmers
For something different............... comfortable farmstay with spectacular views over the outer Harbour. Enjoy the company of our eclectic mix of animals in the peace and quiet of the country yet within easy distance of restaurants and facilities of Port Chamlers and Dunedin city.
Phone: 03 4821107
Address: 378 Heyward Point Road Port Chalmers
Prices from $195 to $275 per couple
One hour from Queenstown and Wanaka, two and half hours from Dunedin, 15 minute
A few minutes stroll from the historic gold mining township of Clyde in Central Otago and the Otago Central Rail Trail sits a grand 1900s mud brick homestead surrounded by sweeping lawns and mature fruit trees.
Prices from $125 to $165 per couple
4 minutes from the Octogen, city centre
Hazel House is a villa full of character, presented for you with warmth and charm. Enjoy the history and special wildlife of Dunedin returning to the joys of this gracious villa. Enjoy the comfort of the stunning lounge, relax in the spa or with glass of wine or ale, pot of tea or coffee.
Other Rural Otago B&B, Farmstay
Prices from $80 to $170 per couple
The Farm Bed & Breakfast is located 3 km from Middlemarch township.
Experience the old world charm of our historic schist stone buildings, at The Farm Bed & Breakfast in Middlemarch Central Otago New Zealand. You will find your boutique accomodation very comfortable with the luxury of modern interior inside. We are only 3km from Middlemarch transport available.
Phone: 03 464 3389
Mobile (and SMS): 0274722846
Address: 154 Farm Road Middlemarch
Ranfurly B&B, Hosted Self-catering
Ranfurly Central Otago
At the Trout n Trail Bed and Breakfast you have the choice of Two King Studio units, both units contain tea and coffee making facilities self service continental breakfast (included). Also have there own private en-suites and high quality linen.
Mobile (and SMS): 0273332672
Address: 35 Caulfeild street
Prices from $160 to $210 per couple
140 Perth Street, Holmes Hill, Oamaru 9401.
The Manor Estate offers a touch of luxury in a unique bed and breakfast experience from a Stately Historic Oamaru stone home set in large ornamental grounds with sweeping views of Oamaru and the sea. Your hostess, Liz Heenan will introduce you to a Southern Hospitality that you will return for.
Phone: 027 6077 008
Mobile (and SMS): 027 6077 008
Address: 140 Perth Street, Holmes Hill, Oamaru
Omarama B&B, Farmstay, Hosted Self-catering
Prices from $140 to $260 per couple
10 minutes from Omarama heading to wards Queenstown.
Dunstan Downs is a working high country merino sheep station situated in the heart of the South Island. We are surrounded by beautiful tussock covered mountains, great walks, excellent fishing, great mountain biking country, and an ideal stop over if you are cycling to or from Queenstown.
Dunedin B&B, Farmstay
Prices from $135 to $195 per couple
Between Dunedin City and Dunedin Airport on State Highway 1
Quality farm stay accommodation within 10 minutes for Dunedin International airport and 15 minutes to Dunedin City. Enjoy the peace and quiet relaxing on the veranda with outstanding views. Also a large garden and pond area to enjoy along with a variety of farm animals and farm activities.
Oamaru B&B, Homestay
Prices from $90 to $120 per couple
The best views of any tourist accommodation in Oamaru and only 5 blocks from the centre of town. Situated high on a bluff on a private, quiet site with ample off-street parking. Warm hospitality, queen rooms with private bathroom, and delicious full breakfast all at very reasonable rates.
Prices from $160 to $180 per couple
10 minutes walk from the Octagon, the centre of Dunedin.
Welcome to our elegant Victorian villa with spacious ensuite bedrooms and sunny conservatory with rose garden where you can listen and watch native birds while benefiting from being in the city with our Central Dunedin location.
Dunedin B&B, Homestay, Farmstay
Prices from $140 to $190 per couple
10 minutes from Dunedin, 15 minutes from Dunedin Airport
Grants Farm is located just 1km off the Southern Motorway. Only 15 minutes from the Dunedin International Airport. Great home baking, fabulous views, quiet animals, heaps of space, Dunedin 8 minutes away. The whole of Otago easily available.Hosts Jeanette and Tom will make sure your stay is the best
Dunedin B&B, Farmstay
Prices from $200 to $250 per couple
6km From Dunedin`s City Centre (Octagon)
We offer a modern 4-bedroom home on a 5-acre lifestyle block that has stunning views over Dunedin. Our farmstay offers a "home away from home" in a unique setting, with alpacas grazing in the paddocks, yet we are only a few minutes from town.
Phone: 03 476 7118
Mobile (and SMS): 021 452 111
Address: 42 Dalziel Road, Penno Block, Dunedin
Otago Rail Trail B&B, Farmstay, Hosted Self-catering
Prices from $160 per couple
near Lauder township (800m south) on the Central Otago Rail Trail, MANUHERIKEA.
Stay self-contained in this historic mud-brick farmhouse cottage located on the Central Otago Rail Trail near Lauder. Share 5 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a large sauna. Self-cater in the kitchen or have superb home-produce dinners delivered to you.
Prices from $160 to $280 per couple
10 mins from the A2O Finish Line. 3:15h from CHCH Int Airport. 2:00h from DUD.
This gorgeous B&B is located in the unique and charming heritage settlement of Oamaru, in the Waitaki District of North Otago, Te Waipounamu, Aotearoa New Zealand. Restful location. Experience the Waitaki Whitestone Geopark, the restaurants, Victorian heritage, Steampunk, art, penguins and nature.
Mobile (and SMS): 027 579 0094
Address: 10 Stirling Street, Oamaru North, Oamaru, Waitaki District
Prices from $210 per couple
Christchurch 4hrs, Queenstown 2hrs, Oamaru 1 1/4hrs
2 private luxury units in quiet part of Omarama, 5 min walk to town centre. Close to Alps to Ocean Cycle track and world class Omarama gliding. Comprehensive breakfast catering to all needs.
Phone: +64 3 4389538
Mobile (and SMS): 0274895149
Address: 10 Ahuriri Drive Omarama, North Otago
Prices from $245 to $295 per couple
Lady of Lawrence Ltd 20 Peel Street Lawrence 9532 New Zealand
Lady of Lawrence is a historically rich home in the picturesque town of Lawrence. Restored into an accommodation of majestic grandeur it is perfect for cycle trail access, mini break & those traveling round the South Island . The guest rooms have private lounges & bathrooms. Breakfast included.
Dunedin B&B, Farmstay
Prices from $130 to $160 per couple
10 minutes from Green Island,plenty of eating place there
Pacific View cottage ,named Pacific Rose is a two room cottage which sleeps five at a pinch,but is very comfortable for four,Well mantained and mordern with a great breakfast menu,including a cooked or continental,which is included in the price.A walk on the beach at low tide is a must.
Mobile (and SMS): 0272-490-121
Address: 44 Highland Road Brighton Dunedin
Prices from $400 to $450 per couple
15 Km from Dunedin Airport and 15 km from Dunedin CBD
Just 15 minutes from Dunedin’s Airport and Central Business District is ‘The Birches’, a 5 Star luxury bed and breakfast in a private location with extensive parking. The property has an attractive mature garden with delightful rural views.
Oamaru B&B, Homestay, Farmstay, Hosted Self-catering
6km from Oamaru
Gumtree Farmstay offers hosted B&B accommodation a 200 acre beef & sheep farm, located only minutes from historic Oamaru for easy sightseeing but still far enough away to soak up the country atmosphere. We also have a separate Shepherds Hut which is suitable for 2 adults.
Prices from $115 to $170 per couple
5k from the Octogan
Wonderful, warm Dunedin hospitality and delicious breakfasts await in this beautiful Edwardian style guesthouse in central Dunedin, close to restaurants, cafes, University, botanic gardens and museum. Just the place for your stay in Dunedin!
Prices from $165 to $220 per couple
One hour from Queenstown Two hours from Dunedin Three hours from the West Coast
Welcome to The Workshops Accommodation Clyde This is a unique and quirky BNB that was once the Vincent County Truck Workshops that has been lovingly converted into character accommodation
Mobile (and SMS): 027 2002776
Address: 7E Blyth Street
Kurow B&B, Farmstay, Hosted Self-catering
477 Gards Road, 10kms east of Kurow, 13kms west of Duntroon.
Hill country working farm. Merino sheep, beef cattle. Seasonal farm activities. Horse riding/trekking, four wheel drive tour, golf, fishing, tramping/hiking, winery nearby, on Alps to Ocean cycle trail, near to fossil trail. Great opportunities for photographers and artists. Home cooked meals.
Phone: 03 436 0200
Mobile (and SMS): 027 222 1119
Address: 477 Gards Road
Prices from $160 to $240 per couple
3 hours South of Christchurch, 1.25 hours north of Dunedin. Queentown 3 hours.
TRIP ADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE 2013, 2014 and 2015. Charming and gracefully renovated 1930's character home a short distance from the Victorian Precinct, Blue Penguin Colony, Municipal and Community Gardens, Excellent Restaurants and numerous interesting attractions.