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St Clair Beach Resort
I'm not sure why, but I hadn't expected Dunedin to have such an elegant resort. This is one of the best hotels I've experienced in New Zealand. They have a pillow menu, and although my allergy-free down pillow was pretty good the first night, I slept on a tempur pedic pillow the second night.
And the South Island is veddy, veddy British in many ways. Especially in the far south. Dunedin is a nice little university town with excellent coffee and a good music scene. The University of Otago give the whole town a youthful buzz. It’s the kind of place where you go to the bandshell on the weekends in the botanical gardens and listen to the local brass band resolutely huff and puff their way through Sousa and Dion alike while the sun shines down and you feel the grass between your toes.