• Welcome to Claremont House, Dunedin, New Zealand

    Welcome to Claremont House

    Claremont House is an elegant Private Guest House with the relaxed and comfortable feel of a Bed & Breakfast.
    Located in popular Roslyn in Dunedin, New Zealand it is within close vicinity to popular shopping areas, cafes, bars, restaurants, museums, parks and other recreational activities.
    This Edwardian home was built for Thomas Glendinning, his wife and two children around 1908. The house is of historical and architectural significance to Dunedin, and offers guests a unique experience of our city. Now under new ownership, Claremont House has been brought back to life and into the 21st century whilst maintaining its original character and homely feel. In addition to our spacious private suites, our guests have access to our beautiful common areas.

  • Welcome to Claremont House, Dunedin, New Zealand

    Weddings at Claremont House

    The perfect venue for your romantic wedding. For enquiries please contact bookings@claremonthouse.co.nz

  • Welcome to Claremont House, Dunedin, New Zealand

    Our rooms

    We have three beautiful individually decorated suites available for our guests. Whether you are looking for a place to stay over night, or for a few months.

Accommodation

We have three beautiful individually decorated suites available for our guests. Whether you are looking for a place to stay over night, or for a few months.

Claremont House Dunedin, Queen Suite Standard

Queen
Suite Standard

This suite has an ensuite and lounge, offering comfort and privacy. The queen bed is made up with high quality bedding. A bar fridge, microwave and jug is also available in the room at the convenience of our guests. Breakfast and wi-fi included.

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Claremont House Dunedin, Family Suite

Family
Unit Standard

Our family suite offers a comfortable private space for a small family. This suite has a queen bed and a single bedroom, made up with high quality bedding. The private kitchenette is equipped with a bar fridge, microwave and jug. The suite also has an ensuite bathroom. Breakfast and wi-fi included.

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Claremont House Dunedin, Tower Queen Suite

Tower
Queen Suite

This suite has a private lounge on the first floor connected by a rather steep staircase to the Tower where you find the queen size bedroom, with an ensuite. This room has stunning panorama views over the city and harbour. A barfridge and jug is also provided. Breakfast and wi-fi included.

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Please note that this is an old family home from 1908, we do not have an elevator. All our guest rooms are located on the first floor, and guests must be prepared to carry their own luggage upstairs

Breakfast

Claremont House Breakfast

Breakfast is served in our main dining-room from 8.30-10.00, unless otherwise has been arranged. Our breakfast buffet consists of a range of organic and local produce. A variety of cold cut meats, cheese, eggs, salads and freshly baked bread is served alongside home made toasted muesli, yoghurt and fresh fruit, as well as juice and hot beverages.

Owners

Claremont House Owner Alicia Biggemann

Alicia Biggemann

Alicia, originally from Bolivia, studied Tourism at the Catholic University of Bolivia. She worked in the tourism industry at travel agencies and airlines for a few years. Then she spent a few years managing her own flower shop. Later, she sold her flower shop to become a full-time mom of her two children Carlos and Tatiana. In 2006 she moved with her husband and kids to New Zealand.
Alicia is grateful to have the opportunity to make Claremont House available for New Zealand visitors. She looks forward to meet you in Dunedin to help making your journey unforgettable.
Claremont House Owner Gunn Kro

Gunn Kro

Gunn started her undergraduate degree in Hospitality in 2002 at the International College of Management Sydney, with a dream of one day operating her own boutique establishment. After transferring to the University Centre Cesar Ritz, in Switzerland, she then completed a Bachelor of Arts in Hospitality Business Management from Washington State University in 2005.
From there her journey took her to beautiful Dunedin, where she completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Tourism at the University of Otago. Since then Gunn has been working on a PhD in Women’s Entrepreneurship, with special focus on “mum-preneurs” and “work-life-balance”.
Through these studies the opportunity and decision to create a life in line with her philosophy emerged, and Claremont House is now a reality.

booking & contact

Please choose a date below to check room availability or make a booking. We also cater for special events as weddings, anniversaries and birthdays. Please call or if you would like to learn more.
Claremont House | 24 Melrose Street, Roslyn | Dunedin 9010 | New Zealand
Phone: (+64) 03 974 8707 | bookings@claremonthouse.co.nz | www.claremonthouse.co.nz