Distinction Dunedin

​The 1917 former Chief Post Office in Dunedin has been transformed into an elegant 4.5 star luxury hotel, located in the rejuvenated and vibrant warehouse Precinct in the heart of the city.

The 1917 former Chief Post Office in Dunedin has been transformed into an elegant 4.5 star luxury hotel, located in the rejuvenated and vibrant warehouse Precinct in the heart of the city. The Distinction Dunedin is a 2019 Travellers Choice Winner, ranked 3rd out of all hotels in New Zealand on TripAdvisor.

The Dunedin hotel presents a variety of luxury accommodation to suit everyone from the business traveller requiring spacious and modern facilities to those wanting a relaxing weekend away. Offering 121 elegant suites and rooms which include luxurious dual fixture walk-in rain showers, cloud-like beds with pillow top mattresses, kitchenettes featuring a microwave and tea and coffee making facilities, washers and dryers in every room.

Enjoy pre-dinner drinks in the stylish Post Bar and the popular Parcels Restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Alternatively experience private dining with a unique twist at the original vaults of Dunedin’s former Chief Post Office, which has been converted into private dining rooms.

Why we like it:

  • Perfectly located in the heart of the city only 7 minutes’ walk from Toitu Otago Settlers Museum and 5 minutes’ drive from Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Fully equipped luxury suites and rooms with a private bathroom including a dual fixture walk-in rain shower
  • Options for private dining and features a health and fitness club, Distinction Dunedin offers all the amenities for the perfect stay