Facilities & Services

Free Car Parking

Free Car Parking

  • FREE off-street parking (subject to availability)


  • We are Gigatown Dunedin with high speed fibre
  • FREE WiFi for the duration of your stay
Garden Centrepiece

Garden Centrepiece

  • We've kept the beautiful inner-city garden that has been part of the site for over 60 years
  • Most units look out over or open onto this picturesque garden
  • Tranquil areas to sit and relax
Lift Access

Lift Access

  • Lift access from the car park or garden to the second floor
  • Both functional and truly aesthetic - view the garden from the lift as you ascend or descend
  • No need to lug the suitcase up flights of stairs at Aurora on George
Missing your Workout?

Missing your Workout?

  • Our guests have free access to the off-site gym World Fitness,  World Fitness is located at Forsyth Barr Stadium - a 20minute walk or 5 minute drive from the motel.
  • Ask at reception to gain 24/7 access.
  • On-site fitness options too! Not motivated enough to leave the motel and want a fun, high energy HIIT session one-on-one? Then book an hour session with Adrienne (that can be tailored to you). $80 for up to 2 people ($20 per extra person)
  • Prefer to a more Zen-like option? Then book a absolutely blissful Yin Yoga session with Adrienne to relax, focus and centre mind, body and soul. 60 min$80 for up to 2 people ; 90 min - $110 for up to 2 people ($20 per extra person)
  • On-site offerings are best booked in advance if possible (contact us directly)
Guest Laundry

Guest Laundry

  • Located on the ground floor
  • Coin-operated commercial grade washing machine and dryer available for our guests
  • Opening hours 9.00am - 9.00pm
  • A laundry service available upon request
  • Same day dry cleaning service available
In Room Guest Amenities

In Room Guest Amenities

  • Designer furniture
  • Luxury linen
  • Luxury eco-friendly soap and hair product dispensers
  • Complimentary homemade cookies on arrival
  • An extensive range of teas and coffees
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Hair dryer
  • Sky Guest select 50+ channels
  • Iron and Ironing board
  • Umbrellas
The Good Earth Cafe

The Good Earth Cafe

  • The Good Earth café located a 2 minute walk from the motel 
  • Let Char and Pam and their team look after you
  • Ask about the $25 Aurora Breakfast Menu, a set menu with options which you can pay for at the motel. 
  • Alternatively, simply walk down and choose from the menu or from the cabinet food
  • Open Monday - Friday: 7.00am - 4.00pm: Weekends: 8.00am - 4.00pm
  • Indoor and outdoor seating 
  • Located on Corner of Cumberland and St David Streets 
  • This is our "go to"


  • Buddha Stix located on-site
  • Upmarket Thai inspired dining
  • An extensive menu and drinks list
  • Open 5 - 9:30 pm