There is no doubt that in-depth local insider knowledge will provide a huge advantage for those who wanting to get the most out of their visit to Dunedin. “We will always go the extra mile in providing you with expert local knowledge on things to see and do in Dunedin, such as the Royal Albatross Centre and Larnach Castle,” says Dunedin Palms Motel owner Karen Greenan.
While in Dunedin don’t miss your chance to see world’s only mainland Royal Albatross breeding colony. “For those who want to get up close and personal with some local wildlife, we recommend checking out the Royal Albatross Centre,” says Karen.
Close to the heart of Dunedin Palms Motel and the city itself is the Royal Albatross Centre. Just 31km from the Octagon – which is a 7-minute walk from Dunedin Palms Motel – the Royal Albatross Centre is described as a must-do for any travellers. Visitors can learn about the history of the bird and special conservation efforts made to keep the Albatross alive today.
Take a step back in time and spend a day visiting New Zealand’s only Castle! Built from 1871, by William Larnach, Merchant Banker and Politician, Larnach Castle displays master craftsmanship, New Zealand Antiques and the style of Victorian living.
Just a 20 minutes’ drive from the Dunedin CBD, this castle is famous for its scandalous history and its award-winning gardens. “An icon of Dunedin, we recommend this as place to go for any first-time visitor to Dunedin,” says Karen.
Explore the Castle including the tower, ballroom cafe, gift shop, Castle gardens, grounds, historic stables and outbuildings. Informative brochure provided, in several languages, for self-guided tour of Castle, gardens and grounds.
Larnach Castle is open daily from 9am – last entry to the Castle is at 5pm. During the summer months (1st of October to the 31st of March) the Garden is open until 7pm.
For anyone looking for luxury accommodation in Dunedin, the award-winning Dunedin Palms Motel is the best the city has. It is a 4.5-star accommodation provider with staff that are caring and hold the enjoyment of the guest at the highest importance. Remember to book directly via www.dunedinpalmsmotel.co.nz for the best prices available at all times.
“Guests often ask us to recommend things to do and see and we are happy to make arrangements for them and contact the attractions to make sure they will get the best deal,” adds Karen.
Contact Dunedin Palms Motel:
Phone: 03 477 8293
Phone: 0274 587 724